[Pressley Transfer Truck]

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Photograph of a large Pressley Transfer Truck in Cleveland, Texas. The logo on the side of the truck is in white letters and states that they pack and crate, deliver local and long distance, and are bonded and insured. There are vehicles in the parking lot behind the truck and the sign for Cleveland Dry Goods Company can be seen in the background.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 8 cm.

Creation Information

Young, Moon 1949.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2011 and was provided by Cleveland Historic Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 49 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Cleveland Historic Society

The Society documents Cleveland's history, growth, and culture. Cleveland was born out of the Santa Fe and Southern Pacific railroads running just north of Houston; logging and lumber mills were core to the town's development.

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Description

Photograph of a large Pressley Transfer Truck in Cleveland, Texas. The logo on the side of the truck is in white letters and states that they pack and crate, deliver local and long distance, and are bonded and insured. There are vehicles in the parking lot behind the truck and the sign for Cleveland Dry Goods Company can be seen in the background.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 8 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2011

The 2011 edition of Rescuing Texas History includes photographs, postcards, legal documents, and more. These materials reflect generations of past Texans who contributed to the history and culture of the state.

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  • 1949

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 12, 2012, 5:56 p.m.

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  • Sept. 24, 2012, 6:42 p.m.

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Young, Moon. [Pressley Transfer Truck], photograph, 1949; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth253146/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Cleveland Historic Society.