Fourth of July Parade

Description

Photograph of a young woman sitting on the back of a convertible car in a parade on Beltline Road, in front of Richardson High School. She is wearing a striped dress and a crown. A sign on the side of the cars says "Miss Richardson 1970." In the background, there is a group of people on the yard of the high school.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 18 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 218 times , with 8 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of a young woman sitting on the back of a convertible car in a parade on Beltline Road, in front of Richardson High School. She is wearing a striped dress and a crown. A sign on the side of the cars says "Miss Richardson 1970." In the background, there is a group of people on the yard of the high school.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 18 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/metapth118176/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.