124 Wyoming Lot No. 296-single family dwelling

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Two black and white photos of a small home at 124 Wyoming Street, San Antonio. The house is one story, and looks like flagstone covered with plaster. It has a slanted roof and a porch with columns made of plain and undecorated wood. The top picture shows the house from an angle on the left side. There is a window and a vent or very small window in the attic area. The bottom photo is a front view of the house and it looks like there are two doors and two windows. The small yard and grass area visible in ... continued below

Physical Description

2 photographs : b&w ; 3 x 4 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 196u.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 86 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

UTSA Libraries Special Collections seeks to build, preserve and provide access to our distinctive research collections documenting the diverse histories and development of San Antonio and South Texas. Our collecting priorities include the history of women and gender in Texas, the history of Mexican Americans, activists/activism, the history of the African American and LGBTQ communities in our region, the Tex-Mex food industry, and urban planning.

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Description

Two black and white photos of a small home at 124 Wyoming Street, San Antonio. The house is one story, and looks like flagstone covered with plaster. It has a slanted roof and a porch with columns made of plain and undecorated wood. The top picture shows the house from an angle on the left side. There is a window and a vent or very small window in the attic area. The bottom photo is a front view of the house and it looks like there are two doors and two windows. The small yard and grass area visible in the photos is overgrown and overall the house has a run-down appearance. It is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.

Physical Description

2 photographs : b&w ; 3 x 4 cm.

Source

  • University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, San Antonio Fair, Inc., Records, 1962-1995 (bulk 1964-1968) MS 31

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

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  • 196u

Start & End Dates

  • April 1968 - October 1968

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 9, 2009, 8:38 a.m.

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  • July 21, 2014, 5:21 p.m.

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124 Wyoming Lot No. 296-single family dwelling, photograph, 196u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth66331/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.