Pittman Street and Grove Road, 1968, Richardson, Texas

Description

Intersection of Pittman Street and Grove Road, looking northeast. Taken from Pittman Street, the photograph shows the NW corner of the "T" intersection (Pittman Street terminates). At the corner is the street sign, a fire hydrant, and a support cable for a utility pole. That corner of the intersection has concrete curbs and sidewalks. To the east of Grove Road is a large, cut/mowed. field. One small clump of trees is on the left, and a small area of un-cut grass/crop is on the right. The elevated railroad is on the horizon. Just visible above the hydrant is the railroad ... continued below

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. November 25, 1968.

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

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Description

Intersection of Pittman Street and Grove Road, looking northeast.
Taken from Pittman Street, the photograph shows the NW corner of the "T" intersection (Pittman Street terminates). At the corner is the street sign, a fire hydrant, and a support cable for a utility pole. That corner of the intersection has concrete curbs and sidewalks. To the east of Grove Road is a large, cut/mowed. field. One small clump of trees is on the left, and a small area of un-cut grass/crop is on the right.
The elevated railroad is on the horizon. Just visible above the hydrant is the railroad underpass on Frances Way. Low, long, light-colored roofs are behind the left portion of the railroad. Just left/north of the underpass, behind the railroad, is a water tower.

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Written on back: Looking east from Pittman
Nov. 25, 1968

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  • Accession or Local Control No: RPLv010d
  • Accession or Local Control No: Folder V 10
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth3046

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Texas History Collection

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  • November 25, 1968

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  • May 10, 2005, 4:18 p.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2007, 3:05 p.m.

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Pittman Street and Grove Road, 1968, Richardson, Texas, photograph, November 25, 1968; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3046/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.