Kit Store and Ike Story Family Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Kit Store and Ike Story Family

Date

  • Creation: c. 1896
  • Digitized: 2005-05-31

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Postmaster Isaac Henry “Ike” Story sits in front of the post office and general store for the community of Kit. The sign on top of the building spells out the name of Kit, but with an eye instead of an "i". People in photo: Nancy Story (wife), Ike Story, Lillie Leona Story Kinney (daughter), Opal Elizabeth Kinney (granddaughter), and Sallie Jane Story Bell (daughter). The Kit community was about a mile east of where Irving would be established in 1903.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : sepia ; 3.5 x 5 in.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Stores - General Stores
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Civil Servants - Postal Service
  • Keyword: Story, Isaac Henry

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Irving
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: c. 1896

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: 7-30