[First public water tower]

Description

Dan Davis and Charlie Henderson owned and operated the first public water utility and electric power plant in Sanger. This water tank on wooden platform and tower, with work sheds and picket fence in foreground was built in 1906. It was on the south east corner of 4th and Locust Streets.

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B & W photograph

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1910~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Sanger Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 60 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Dan Davis and Charlie Henderson owned and operated the first public water utility and electric power plant in Sanger. This water tank on wooden platform and tower, with work sheds and picket fence in foreground was built in 1906. It was on the south east corner of 4th and Locust Streets.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

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  • 1910~

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  • June 27, 2007, 4:19 p.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2016, 4:51 p.m.

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[First public water tower], photograph, 1910~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth26694/: accessed April 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Sanger Public Library.