Mrs. Pierce's Jitney Service Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Mrs. Pierce's Jitney Service

Date

  • Creation: 1915~
  • Digitized: 2005-05-31

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Before Irving received bus service, one of the ways to travel to downtown Dallas was on one of the local jitney services. Mrs. B. L. Pierce operated a jitney service from Irving to Dallas and back. Here she poses with some of her customers, c. 1915.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : sepia ; 3.5 x 5 in.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Travel
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Automobiles

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Irving
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1915~

Collection

  • Name: O.D. and Estelle Bates Collection
    Code: OEB

Institution

  • Name: Irving Archives
    Code: IPL

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 7-63