Skiles Residence Metadata

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  • Main Title Skiles Residence


  • Creation: 2005-03


  • English


  • Content Description: Photograph of the bark yard on the old homestead of the Skiles family, located at 813 Beltline Road in Richardson, Texas. A lawn chair and bench are facing to the back. There is a pond with a short wire fence bordering it, and a bird bath beside it. Trees surround the property. The house was built by Thomas and Priscilla Skiles in the 1860s.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : col. ; 11 x 16 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Richardson (Tex.) -- Photographs.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Homes
  • Keyword: Beltline Road
  • Keyword: Thomas Skiles
  • Keyword: Priscilla Skiles
  • Keyword: trees
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Water - Ponds

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Richardson
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 2005-03


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
    Code: SG10


  • Name: Richardson Public Library
    Code: RPL

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: RPLh028f
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth118245


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo