Worth Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1905

Description:

Photograph of the Worth Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas. The building is several stories tall with arched windows a balcony full of people. It is surrounded by a sidewalk and brick road that is full of horse-drawn carriages and groups of men, women and children. The men are wearing hats and the women are wearing dresses. Painted near the roof of the building is, "Hotel". Typed at the bottom of the photograph is, "Hotel Worth - Fort Worth, Texas."

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: 115
Past 30 days: 0
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 the Worth Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas. The building is several stories tall with arched windows a balcony full of people. It is surrounded by a sidewalk and brick road that is full of horse-drawn carriages and groups of men, women and children. The men are wearing hats and the women are wearing dresses. Painted near the roof of the building is, "Hotel". Typed at the bottom of the photograph is, "Hotel Worth - Fort Worth, Texas."

Note:

Written on the back of photograph is, "Main between 7th & 8th Sts. on corner where now stands Hotel Texas."

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 7.0 in. X 5.0 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Buggies | Horse-Drawn Carriages | Carriages | Commercial Buildings | Awnings | Communities | Children | Kids | Hats | Streetcar Tracks
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-4-7-11B
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38554
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public