[Aerial Photograph of Downtown McAllen]

Description:

Photograph of downtown McAllen, Texas taken as part of an agricultural survey. This aerial image includes the area roughly bordered by Ware Road (on the left; not shown), McColl Road (on the right), and south of F.M. 495, or Pecan Avenue (on the top; not shown). Various plots of land are labeled in red with coded numbers. Identified landmarks include: football stadium (on 10th Street), Rose Garden Cemetery, Kroger's, Globe Store, Fiesta Drive-In Theatre, Golf Course, and Country Club.

Creator(s): Aeroflex Corporation. Robinson Aerial Surveys Division.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Hidalgo County - McAllen
Creation Date: October 26, 1968
Partner(s):
McAllen Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,387
Past 30 days: 61
Yesterday: 4
Creator (Photographer):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 26, 1968
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Hidalgo County - McAllen
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Photograph of downtown McAllen, Texas taken as part of an agricultural survey. This aerial image includes the area roughly bordered by Ware Road (on the left; not shown), McColl Road (on the right), and south of F.M. 495, or Pecan Avenue (on the top; not shown). Various plots of land are labeled in red with coded numbers. Identified landmarks include: football stadium (on 10th Street), Rose Garden Cemetery, Kroger's, Globe Store, Fiesta Drive-In Theatre, Golf Course, and Country Club.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 61 x 61 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): McAllen
Partner:
McAllen Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CGM-7KK-66
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth90998
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image