J. O. Schulze at Desk in Tent, c. 1902

Description:

J. O. Schulze, head of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf Railway survey crew, at work in his field tent, c. 1902. The survey crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. In Texas, they worked a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth. Schulze and fellow crew member Otis Brown remained in the area and founded the town of Irving along the tracks between Dallas and Fort Worth in 1903.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County
Creation Date: c. 1902  
Partner(s):
Irving Archives
Collection(s):
Charles and Catherine Schulze Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 64
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1902
  • Digitized: May 31, 2005
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
c. 1902  
Description:

J. O. Schulze, head of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf Railway survey crew, at work in his field tent, c. 1902. The survey crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. In Texas, they worked a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth. Schulze and fellow crew member Otis Brown remained in the area and founded the town of Irving along the tracks between Dallas and Fort Worth in 1903.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 4.75 x 3.75 in.

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Partner:
Irving Archives
Collection:
Charles and Catherine Schulze Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 31-51
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth3335
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public