[Denison Dam and Power House]

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Postcard image of the Denison Dam and power house in Denison, Texas. Viewed from the lake side with fields in the background. Text on back of the postcard reads "Denison Dam forming Lake Texoma, is one of the largest man-made dams in the world. Water flows through this waterway at the rate of 50,000 cubic ft. per second."

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Tutwiler Studio Creation Date: Unknown.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2018 and was provided by the Sherman Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 38 times, with 18 in the last month. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Description

Postcard image of the Denison Dam and power house in Denison, Texas. Viewed from the lake side with fields in the background. Text on back of the postcard reads "Denison Dam forming Lake Texoma, is one of the largest man-made dams in the world. Water flows through this waterway at the rate of 50,000 cubic ft. per second."

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: SRMM_2000-041-001A
  • Accession or Local Control No: SK5023
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth1196645

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Rescuing Texas History, 2018

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

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  • Oct. 19, 2019, 8 p.m.

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  • March 16, 2020, 10:02 a.m.

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  • 33.818529, -96.568207

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Tutwiler Studio. [Denison Dam and Power House], postcard, Date Unknown; Denison, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1196645/: accessed May 16, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Sherman Museum.

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