Main Street, Richardson, Texas

Description

View down an unpaved street, wheel tracks visible, with buildings visible on both sides. On the left is a 3 or 4 store row of false fronted buildings with awnings in front. Behind them is a single building with the gabled ends perpendicular to the street. A railroad crossing sign is visible. On the horizon is a large barn. Both sides of the street have electrical/utility poles. On the right is a row of buildings/stores with awnings, some with false fronts. It looks as if there is a cross street just in front of the blocks of buildings, with another ...

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1910.

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

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Description

View down an unpaved street, wheel tracks visible, with buildings visible on both sides.
On the left is a 3 or 4 store row of false fronted buildings with awnings in front. Behind them is a single building with the gabled ends perpendicular to the street. A railroad crossing sign is visible. On the horizon is a large barn. Both sides of the street have electrical/utility poles.
On the right is a row of buildings/stores with awnings, some with false fronts. It looks as if there is a cross street just in front of the blocks of buildings, with another at the railroad crossing sign.

View is to the west, of Main Street, Richardson, which is continuous with (and connects) East & West Belt Line Rds.

Notes

Written on back: Richardson 1910
west on Belt Line Road
Echo {from the Richardson Echo newspaper?}
Note attached to photograph: Main St. Early 1900s

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  • Accession or Local Control No: RPLv003e
  • Accession or Local Control No: Folder V 3e
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth3073

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Texas History Collection

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Creation Date

  • 1910

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • May 10, 2005, 1:57 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 18, 2009, 2:20 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Main Street, Richardson, Texas, photograph, 1910; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3073/: accessed August 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.