Commerce Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1888 Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Commerce Street Scene in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1888

Date

  • Creation: 1888
  • Digitized: 2008-05-09

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Aerial photograph of Ft. Worth at Commerce Street in 1888. In the center is a large strip of buildings, homes and businesses, surrounded with dirt roads and more homes across those streets. A store on the right corner of the black has a sign that reads, "Black Smith Shop". In the foreground are dirt trakcs, a telephone pole, and a few horse-drawn wagons.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Subject

  • Keyword: Aerial Photographs
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Civil Works - Streets and Roads
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Stores
  • Keyword: Black Smiths
  • Keyword: Black Smith Shops
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Horse-Drawn Vehicles
  • Keyword: Horse-Drawn Carriages
  • Keyword: Buggies
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Domestic Animals - Horses
  • Keyword: Houses
  • Keyword: Homes
  • Keyword: Buildings
  • Keyword: Dirt Roads
  • Keyword: Wagons
  • Keyword: Covered Wagons
  • Keyword: Neighborhoods

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1888

Collection

  • Name: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
    Code: FWHT

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas at Arlington Library
    Code: UTA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: AR406-4-7-15A
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth38550

Note

  • Display Note: Written on the back of the photograph is, "Commerce St. about 1888".
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo