[North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81]

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Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. Before construction of detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows trees and undergrowth in the riverbed.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 10.5 cm

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Texas. Department of Transportation. April 5, 1939.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas and was provided by Texas Department of Transportation to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 21 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of FAP 260 (2) Job 16. Before construction of detour bridge across the North San Gabriel River on U.S. Highway 81 also known as Highway 2 (old designation). Shows trees and undergrowth in the riverbed.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 10.5 cm

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Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas

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  • April 5, 1939

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  • July 26, 2011, 2:50 p.m.

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  • Dec. 17, 2015, 11:46 a.m.

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Texas. Department of Transportation. [North San Gabriel River Detour on U.S. Highway 81], photograph, April 5, 1939; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth167376/: accessed July 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Department of Transportation.