Cornerstone Laying for packing houses in Ft. Worth TX, March 12, 1902

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Large group of men stand together during a corner stone laying for packing houses in Ft. Worth, Texas on March 12, 1902. People identified with numbers written above their heads. 1. Dr. J.L. Cooper 2. Paul Waples 3. Unidentified 4. Tom Murray, alderman 5. B.L Waggoman, alderman 6. William Rea, chief of police 7. Hugh L. Calhoun, supt. of city waterworks 8. W.G. Newby 9. Van Zandt Jarvis 10. J.J. Jarvis

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1 photographic print, b&w 8.25 in. x 6.25 matted to 13.5 in. x 9.25 in.

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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 112 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Large group of men stand together during a corner stone laying for packing houses in Ft. Worth, Texas on March 12, 1902.

People identified with numbers written above their heads.

1. Dr. J.L. Cooper
2. Paul Waples
3. Unidentified
4. Tom Murray, alderman
5. B.L Waggoman, alderman
6. William Rea, chief of police
7. Hugh L. Calhoun, supt. of city waterworks
8. W.G. Newby
9. Van Zandt Jarvis
10. J.J. Jarvis

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1 photographic print, b&w 8.25 in. x 6.25 matted to 13.5 in. x 9.25 in.

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

The participants in Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures include the UNT Libraries, Fort Worth Public Library, Texas Christian University, the Amon Carter Museum, the University of Texas at Arlington, Beth-El Congregation Archives, Tarrant County College NE, Log Cabin Village, Cattle Raisers Museum, Lockheed Martin Archives, Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church, Dallas Public Library, University of Houston, and the Cowtown Coliseum. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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Cornerstone Laying for packing houses in Ft. Worth TX, March 12, 1902, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth38276/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.