Dust Storm in Lipscomb County

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Photograph of a dust storm engulfing a town in Lipscomb County, Texas. In the foreground is a fence with a gate in the middle. on the left side of the frame is a tall pole and on the right is a tree.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 3.5 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 Wolf Creek Heritage Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 48 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

The Wolf Creek Heritage Museum partnered with us to provide access to materials that document the history of Lipscomb County. Materials include photographs of early citizens, tornado damage from the devastating storms of 1947 and 1949, and ranching. The collections also include two books: Lipscomb County Cemeteries and A History of Lipscomb County, Texas, 1876-1976.

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Description

Photograph of a dust storm engulfing a town in Lipscomb County, Texas. In the foreground is a fence with a gate in the middle. on the left side of the frame is a tall pole and on the right is a tree.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 3.5 x 5 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • April 17, 2008, 7:39 p.m.

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  • April 6, 2009, 3:58 p.m.

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Dust Storm in Lipscomb County, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth36065/: accessed February 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.