Stratton Bros. Garage interior, Richardson, Texas

Description

Left to right: William (Bill) Statler Stratton, Kenneth Stratton, Jim Stratton. Visible on the left is the Model T they built from new and used parts. "Goodrich Tires - Best in the Long Run" sign hanging from the ceiling. Various machinery and parts.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1919.

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

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Description

Left to right: William (Bill) Statler Stratton, Kenneth Stratton, Jim Stratton. Visible on the left is the Model T they built from new and used parts. "Goodrich Tires - Best in the Long Run" sign hanging from the ceiling. Various machinery and parts.

Notes

Written on back: Stratton Brothers Garage - Richardson, Texas
Bill, Ken & Jim
They built the Model T in the picture from new & used parts
(1915-1916 to 1918-1919)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: RPLbu008
  • Accession or Local Control No: Folder Bu 8
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth3132

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Texas History Collection

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Creation Date

  • 1919

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • May 10, 2005, 10:23 a.m.

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  • March 2, 2007, 2:29 p.m.

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Stratton Bros. Garage interior, Richardson, Texas, photograph, 1919; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3132/: accessed August 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Richardson Public Library.