Aerial View of Flood in Fort Worth in 1949

Description:

Aerial photograph of flood waters in Fort Worth on May 17, 1949. The Montgomery Wards building is seen on the upper right. Many roads and buildings are under water.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: May 17, 1949
Partner(s):
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 7,415
Past 30 days: 76
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 17, 1949
  • Digitized: October 6, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Aerial photograph of flood waters in Fort Worth on May 17, 1949. The Montgomery Wards building is seen on the upper right. Many roads and buildings are under water.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w; 4 x 5 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Lockheed Martin | Montgomery Wards | buildings
Partner:
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth40670
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image