Fourth of July Parade

Description

Photograph of Independence Day parade at the corner of Oak Street and Summit Drive in Richardson, Texas. A semi truck parade float is decorated with flags, streamers, and paper. In the foreground, there are people seated and standing near a table with boxed United States flags on it. A flag is set up at the table. To the left, there is a street sign with "Oak Street" and "Summit Drive."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 21 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. July 4, 1970.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Richardson Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 151 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of Independence Day parade at the corner of Oak Street and Summit Drive in Richardson, Texas. A semi truck parade float is decorated with flags, streamers, and paper. In the foreground, there are people seated and standing near a table with boxed United States flags on it. A flag is set up at the table. To the left, there is a street sign with "Oak Street" and "Summit Drive."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 21 cm.

Notes

A snippet mentioning July fourth activities from Dallas Morning News (July 4, 1970) is included in the partner description.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History 2010, presents local history materials from twelve partners: Bell/Whittington Public Library, Cedar Hill Museum of History, Cleveland Historic Society, Cooke County Library, Dallas Firefighters Museum, Dallas Municipal Archives, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, Fort Worth Jewish Archives, Friench Simpson Memorial Library, Harris County Archives, Longview Public Library, McAllen Memorial Public Library, Mesquite Public Library, Midwestern State University, Richardson Public Library, St. Philips College, Texas Woman's University, and the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio.

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  • July 4, 1970

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  • Sept. 30, 2010, 2:42 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Fourth of July Parade, photograph, July 4, 1970; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth118173/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.