[Rock Wall Receding into Background]

Description

Slide of a rock wall built on an unkempt grassy area. The wall has an uneven height, composed of rocks of varying colors and size, and appears to be quite long. It recedes into the background at a sharp angle and appears to meet a tree seen in the distance. Accompanying information assigns the name "Black's Fort" to the location, but there is no other significant information supplied.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Burnet County Historical Commission to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 6711 times , with 110 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Burnet County Historical Commission

The Commission's purpose centers on preserving Burnet history on a local level. They make recommendations and placements for historical markers and historically significant property acquisitions. They also accept various museum items in the name of the county and support programs of the Texas Historical Commission.

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Description

Slide of a rock wall built on an unkempt grassy area. The wall has an uneven height, composed of rocks of varying colors and size, and appears to be quite long. It recedes into the background at a sharp angle and appears to meet a tree seen in the distance. Accompanying information assigns the name "Black's Fort" to the location, but there is no other significant information supplied.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • Dec. 12, 2011, 10:57 a.m.

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[Rock Wall Receding into Background], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth193927/: accessed May 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Burnet County Historical Commission.