[Main Street 1950's]

Description

Photograph of a busy street in Childress, Texas. The street is lined with numerous businesses and cars are parked along the sidewalk. Cars are driving towards and away from the photographer of this photograph. A traffic light is visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph, b & w ; 4 in. x 5 in.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Childress County Heritage Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 324 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Childress County Heritage Museum

The Childress County Heritage Museum partnered with us to provide access to historic photos from the 1880s to the 1950s. Images feature the local city streets and businesses; area ranches; the FW&D Railway Co; and the Childress Army Air Field during WWII. They have also contributed hundreds of items to the Rescuing Texas History, 2007 collection.

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Description

Photograph of a busy street in Childress, Texas. The street is lined with numerous businesses and cars are parked along the sidewalk. Cars are driving towards and away from the photographer of this photograph. A traffic light is visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph, b & w ; 4 in. x 5 in.

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Circa 1950's

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

Rescuing Texas History 2007, presents materials from fifteen partners: Anderson County Historical Commission; Austin History Center, Austin Public Library; Bosque County Historical Commission; Childress County Heritage Museum; Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History; Dallas Heritage Village; First Christian Church, Port Arthur; Heritage House Museum, Orange; Historic Rose Marine Theater; Kemah Historical Society; Museum of the American Railroad; Palestine Public Library; Sanger Public Library; Sulphur Springs Public Library; and Val Verde Historical Commission.

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  • Feb. 18, 2008, 10:28 p.m.

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[Main Street 1950's], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth34490/: accessed December 10, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Childress County Heritage Museum.