[California Crossing Above Dam]

Description

Photograph of a river surrounded on either side by trees. Near the middle of the image, there appears to be a dam across the river, made of sticks and natural materials. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says: "California Crossing 11-77,Looking Downstream From Above Dam."

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Dallas (Tex.) November 1977.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Dallas Water Utilities Records, 1882-1990 - Photographic Materials Series and one other and was provided by Dallas Municipal Archives to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 143 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Dallas Municipal Archives

Since 1985, the Archives have kept more than 2,000 cubic feet of materials open to the public by appointment. These materials include departmental documents, manuscripts, maps, photographs, and much more; they document historical events like the Kennedy assassination and Clyde Barrow gang's activities.

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Description

Photograph of a river surrounded on either side by trees. Near the middle of the image, there appears to be a dam across the river, made of sticks and natural materials. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says: "California Crossing 11-77,Looking Downstream From Above Dam."

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1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 10 in.

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Dallas Water Utilities Records, 1882-1990 - Photographic Materials Series

Photographic materials of the Dallas Water Utilities Records, 1882-1990. Founded in 1881, the Dallas Water Utilities is a non-profit water and wastewater service for the City of Dallas, Texas.

Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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Creation Date

  • November 1977

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 10, 2011, 9:53 a.m.

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  • July 23, 2013, 12:44 p.m.

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Dallas (Tex.). [California Crossing Above Dam], photograph, November 1977; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139557/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.