Houston Street on Market Day in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1877

Description:

Photograph of Houston Street on Market Day in Ft. Worth, Texas. The frame is full of covered-wagons, horses, parcels and piles of goods, and many men and boys, most in dark jackets and cowboy hats. In the background are many business with signs.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1905  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 153
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1905
  • Digitized: May 9, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of Houston Street on Market Day in Ft. Worth, Texas. The frame is full of covered-wagons, horses, parcels and piles of goods, and many men and boys, most in dark jackets and cowboy hats. In the background are many business with signs.

Note:

Written on the back of the photograph is, "From Ft. W. Street Scenes folder - pre-1900. Houston Street, Fort Worth 1877".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. X 8.0 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Buggies | Wagons | Covered Wagons | Vendors | Merchants | Cowboy Hats | Men | Boys | Little Boys | Goods
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-4-7-16
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38548
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public