Construction of the W.T. Waggoner Home in Ft. Worth, Texas, 1912

Description

Photograph of several construction workers building the W.T. Waggoner home in Ft. Worth, Texas. The bottom of the house has many wooden beams with brick pillars, and on top of that are twenty construction workers dressed in coveralls or suspenders, all with hats. In the foreground are stacks of bricks and wooden beams. In the bottom left-hand corner is written, "Waggoner, Res. Aug. 28th, 1912."

Physical Description

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. X 7.5 in. matted to 13.5 in. X 12.0 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1912.

Context

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

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Description

Photograph of several construction workers building the W.T. Waggoner home in Ft. Worth, Texas. The bottom of the house has many wooden beams with brick pillars, and on top of that are twenty construction workers dressed in coveralls or suspenders, all with hats. In the foreground are stacks of bricks and wooden beams. In the bottom left-hand corner is written, "Waggoner, Res. Aug. 28th, 1912."

Physical Description

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. X 7.5 in. matted to 13.5 in. X 12.0 in.

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Written on the back of the photograph is, "Tom Waggoner House".

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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 the history of Fort Worth. This project was funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • 1912

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  • Nov. 14, 2008, 8:52 p.m.

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Construction of the W.T. Waggoner Home in Ft. Worth, Texas, 1912, photograph, 1912; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth41407/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.