[Arlington Police Station, 717 W. Main Street, groundbreaking ceremony, view 2] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Arlington Police Station, 717 W. Main Street, groundbreaking ceremony, view 2]


  • Owner: Arlington (Tex.). Police Dept.
    Contributor Type: Organization


  • Creation: 1964-10-30


  • No Language


  • Content Description: Photograph of the ground breaking ceremony for the new police station at 717 W. Main Street on October 10, 1964. Photograph shows Assistant Police Chief Herman Perry, Commissioner J. Ball, Commissioner C. Brown, Commissioner W. Sutton, City Manager A. Rollins, Mayor Tom Vandergriff and Police Chief A.B. "Ott" Cribbs holding the shovel. The Police Department remained in this building until it moved to the new, three-story, Main Station on Division Street.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 10 in.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Arlington (Tex.). Police Dept. -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Police -- Texas -- Arlington -- History.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Law Enforcement - Police
  • Keyword: photographic prints
  • Keyword: Arlington Police Department Museum
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Police stations -- Texas -- Arlington.
  • Named Person: Perry, Herman C
  • Named Person: Ball, J.
  • Named Person: Brown, C.
  • Named Person: Sutton, W.
  • Named Person: Rollins, A.
  • Named Person: Vandergriff, Tom J.
  • Named Person: Cribbs, A. B. "Ott"

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Arlington
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1964-10-30


  • Is Part Of: ark:/67531/metapth176324


  • Name: Arlington Police Department Collection
    Code: APDC


  • Name: Arlington Public Library
    Code: ARPL

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: img097
  • Other: 576838
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth176392


  • Display Note: High resolution image available upon request from Arlington Public Library.