Arapaho Road at North Central Expressway 1988, Richardson, Texas

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Elevated view of the intersection of Arapaho Road and North Central Expressway, looking north. The elevated portion of the expressway is not paved; it only has support beams. Motor vehicles are stopped at the intersection. On the SE corner of the intersection is an Exxon gas station, behind is a sign and car lot for OK Used Cars; then the Texas Industries Concrete facility. On the horizon are the railroad and Greenville Avenue intersections with Arapaho Road. On the NE corner is the Super Motor Co., then the Decorator's Drapery Workroom. On the horizon, at the left side of the ...

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Creator: Unknown. 1988.

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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 2274 times , with 34 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Elevated view of the intersection of Arapaho Road and North Central Expressway, looking north.
The elevated portion of the expressway is not paved; it only has support beams. Motor vehicles are stopped at the intersection. On the SE corner of the intersection is an Exxon gas station, behind is a sign and car lot for OK Used Cars; then the Texas Industries Concrete facility. On the horizon are the railroad and Greenville Avenue intersections with Arapaho Road.
On the NE corner is the Super Motor Co., then the Decorator's Drapery Workroom. On the horizon, at the left side of the photograph, is the Ramada Renaissance Hotel (now the Richardson Hotel), built in 1986.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: RPLv006c
  • Accession or Local Control No: Folder V 6c
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth3061

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Texas History Collection

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  • 1988

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  • May 10, 2005, 3:39 p.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2007, 3:33 p.m.

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Arapaho Road at North Central Expressway 1988, Richardson, Texas, photograph, 1988; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3061/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.