Grove Road, 1968, Richardson, Texas

Description

Grove Road, looking north, from the "T" intersection with Summit Drive, which terminates at Grove Road. On the horizon, left to center, is Frances Way. The elevated railroad, center to right, intersects Frances Way, and further north, Belt Line Rd., with underpasses. On the extreme right, a water tower is partially shown. The majority of the photograph is a large, mowed, field, extending north to Frances Way, and east/west, from Grove Road to the railroad. Homes and utility poles are on the left/west side of Grove Road. One truck and one car are on Grove; one car is parked on ... continued below

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. November 25, 1968.

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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 224 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Grove Road, looking north, from the "T" intersection with Summit Drive, which terminates at Grove Road. On the horizon, left to center, is Frances Way. The elevated railroad, center to right, intersects Frances Way, and further north, Belt Line Rd., with underpasses. On the extreme right, a water tower is partially shown.
The majority of the photograph is a large, mowed, field, extending north to Frances Way, and east/west, from Grove Road to the railroad. Homes and utility poles are on the left/west side of Grove Road. One truck and one car are on Grove; one car is parked on the right/east side of Grove; an eastbound car is on Frances Way, just east of the intersection.

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Written on back:
Looking northeast from Summitt [Summit] and Grove Rd.
Nov. 25, 1968

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  • Accession or Local Control No: RPLv008i
  • Accession or Local Control No: Folder V 8i
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth3038

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Texas History Collection

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  • November 25, 1968

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  • May 10, 2005, 4:27 p.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2007, 3:04 p.m.

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Grove Road, 1968, Richardson, Texas, photograph, November 25, 1968; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3038/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.