Train, People, and Old Cars

Description

Photograph of the first train into Follett, Texas. There are two ladies looking out from inside the train and men, children, and old cars on the right side.

Physical Description

1 photographic image, b&w: 7.0 in. X 5.0 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. November 1918.

Context

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 271 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 the first train into Follett, Texas. There are two ladies looking out from inside the train and men, children, and old cars on the right side.

Physical Description

1 photographic image, b&w: 7.0 in. X 5.0 in.

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written on back of photograph is, "First Train into Follett."

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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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Creation Date

  • November 1918

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • April 17, 2008, 7:36 p.m.

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Train, People, and Old Cars, photograph, November 1918; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth36084/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.