[8247 Barbaree Fire]

Description

Photograph of a bedroom with charred sheets and mattress.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. May 11, 1959.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2014 and was provided by Dallas Firefighters Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Dallas Firefighters Museum

The Dallas Firefighters Museum has documented the history of the firefighting profession in Dallas since 1972. The fire department itself was established by the city in the 1870s. The Museum preserves firefighting history through restoration and display of vintage tools, apparatus, and memorabilia.

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Description

Photograph of a bedroom with charred sheets and mattress.

Physical Description

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

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Rescuing Texas History, 2014

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

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Creation Date

  • May 11, 1959

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • June 30, 2015, 1:48 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 12, 2016, 9:16 a.m.

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[8247 Barbaree Fire], photograph, May 11, 1959; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth618898/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Firefighters Museum.