[Tank Car at Texas Refining Company]

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Photograph of a tank car repaired by Southwestern Mechanical Company for the Greenville Refining Company. Written on the tank car, "Elk and El Toro Lard, Use 1/3 less than hog lard, manufactured by Texas Refining Co. Greenville, Texas, T.R. Co. 250"

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Hinsdale & Bryant Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 127 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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University of Texas at Arlington Library

The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries contributes a large collection of maps, photographs, books, and letters to several collections, including German Immigration to Texas, Humanities Texas Grant, and Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures. They also provide select items for the Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary collection.

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Photograph of a tank car repaired by Southwestern Mechanical Company for the Greenville Refining Company. Written on the tank car, "Elk and El Toro Lard, Use 1/3 less than hog lard, manufactured by Texas Refining Co. Greenville, Texas, T.R. Co. 250"

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect on the rich and storied history of Fort Worth. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • June 10, 2008, 9:38 p.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2017, 2:01 p.m.

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Hinsdale & Bryant. [Tank Car at Texas Refining Company], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth38198/: accessed April 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.