Maple Street at Abrams Road, Richardson, Texas

Description

Intersection of two paved streets. A street sign at the left side of the photo reads "Abrams Rd" "and "Maple St." Houses on the left side of Maple St [center of the photograph] have light-colored roofs and front driveways. Most yards have small trees. There are no sidewalks. Two cars are on the street, and other cars are visible near the horizon, in driveways. Additional information: This is the 400 block of Maple Street, looking east from Abrams Rd. Maple terminates on the east at Grace Dr. Many of the houses were built in 1953.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. August 1959.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Richardson Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 198 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Intersection of two paved streets. A street sign at the left side of the photo reads "Abrams Rd" "and "Maple St." Houses on the left side of Maple St [center of the photograph] have light-colored roofs and front driveways. Most yards have small trees. There are no sidewalks. Two cars are on the street, and other cars are visible near the horizon, in driveways.

Additional information:
This is the 400 block of Maple Street, looking east from Abrams Rd. Maple terminates on the east at Grace Dr. Many of the houses were built in 1953.

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Written on back:
Maple
Aug. 1959

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  • Accession or Local Control No: RPLv028a
  • Accession or Local Control No: Folder V 28
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth3024

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Texas History Collection

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  • August 1959

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  • May 10, 2005, 5:13 p.m.

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  • March 2, 2007, 2:12 p.m.

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Maple Street at Abrams Road, Richardson, Texas, photograph, August 1959; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3024/: accessed December 10, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.