[A Panorama Taken in 1974 (first)]

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Shown here is a panoramic View of Mineral Wells, Texas taken August 8, 1974. The Baker Hotel and the Crazy Water Hotel are visible. The Convention Center is seen in the far left of the photograph. The view is from West Mountain, looking toward East Mountain over north Mineral Wells.

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Creator: Unknown. August 10, 1974.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: A. F. Weaver Collection and was provided by Boyce Ditto Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 107 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Boyce Ditto Public Library

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Description

Shown here is a panoramic View of Mineral Wells, Texas taken August 8, 1974. The Baker Hotel and the Crazy Water Hotel are visible. The Convention Center is seen in the far left of the photograph. The view is from West Mountain, looking toward East Mountain over north Mineral Wells.

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First of series AWO_0424N through AWO_0434N.

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A. F. Weaver Collection

This colorful panorama covers Mineral Wells' founding and its mercurial growth as a resort center and army town to the present. Photos are from local historian and photographer A.F. Weaver, local families and research sources.

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  • August 10, 1974

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  • Aug. 8, 2006, 10:36 p.m.

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  • Oct. 10, 2016, 12:43 p.m.

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[A Panorama Taken in 1974 (first)], photograph, August 10, 1974; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth16245/: accessed June 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.