[The Middle Panel of the Oldest Known Panorama of Mineral Wells] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [The Middle Panel of the Oldest Known Panorama of Mineral Wells]

Date

  • Creation: 1882?
  • Digitized: 2008-05-30

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Shown here is the middle photograph of three that are arranged on pages 40 and 41 of A. F. Weaver's book, "TIME WAS In Mineral Wells", to create the "Earliest known panoramic view of Mineral Wells around 1882." It was taken from East Mountain looking to the southwest. The photograph includes the center of today's [2008] downtown Mineral Wells. A large white two-story building is shown at the left center of the picture on West Hubbard Street, at the site of the (later) Southern Hotel. The building at the far left edge of the picture occupies on the site of the current Mineral Wells Fire and Police Departments in the 200 block of South Oak Avenue.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
  • Time Period: cat-bom
  • Coverage Date: 1882?

Collection

  • Name: A. F. Weaver Collection
    Code: AFWC

Institution

  • Name: Boyce Ditto Public Library
    Code: BDPL

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: AWO_1275N.004

Note

  • Display Note: The center of Mineral Wells' Business District is now [2008] the intersection of Oak Avenue (US 281) and Hubbard Street (US Highway 180).