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Earl Steele Delivering the Mail


Earl Steele delivers the mail in Irving in his horse-drawn two-wheeled vehicle, c. 1910.

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1 photograph : sepia ; 3.5 x 5 in.

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Creator: Unknown. 1910~.


This photograph is part of the collection entitled: O.D. and Estelle Bates Collection and was provided by the Irving Archives to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 158 times, with 8 in the last month. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.


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The Irving Archives and Museum collect and preserve the history of Irving, its residents, and its predecessor communities. Their holdings date from the mid-19th century to the present and contain artifacts from both city government and from private sources.

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Earl Steele delivers the mail in Irving in his horse-drawn two-wheeled vehicle, c. 1910.

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1 photograph : sepia ; 3.5 x 5 in.


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O.D. and Estelle Bates Collection

O. D. and Estelle Bates came to Irving during the late 1960s. Motivated by their interest in local history, they collected photos and conducted interviews documenting the history of the Irving area.

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  • 1910~

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  • June 10, 2005, 2:53 p.m.

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  • June 8, 2022, 10:28 a.m.

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Earl Steele Delivering the Mail, photograph, 1910~; ( accessed June 27, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Irving Archives.

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