[Emergency Vehicles Outside Medical Arts Hospital]

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Photograph of six vehicles (facing left) in front of the Medical Arts Hospital, a stone and brick building that is more than six stories tall and has many windows. The name of the hospital is visible above the large entrance. A group of people, mostly civilians, line the sidewalk in front of the entrance to the building. Five of the six vehicles have lights on the roofs, and on the back of the sixth car (in the middle of the group of cars), a door on the back of the vehicle hangs open. On the back of the photograph is ... continued below

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1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. January 24, 1964.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Dallas Firefighters Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 45 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Dallas Firefighters Museum

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Description

Photograph of six vehicles (facing left) in front of the Medical Arts Hospital, a stone and brick building that is more than six stories tall and has many windows. The name of the hospital is visible above the large entrance. A group of people, mostly civilians, line the sidewalk in front of the entrance to the building. Five of the six vehicles have lights on the roofs, and on the back of the sixth car (in the middle of the group of cars), a door on the back of the vehicle hangs open. On the back of the photograph is part of a torn off label with information about the photo, and handwritten text partially visible beneath the label.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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  • January 24, 1964

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  • Nov. 3, 2016, 5:57 p.m.

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  • Jan. 18, 2017, 11:10 a.m.

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[Emergency Vehicles Outside Medical Arts Hospital], photograph, January 24, 1964; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth803871/: accessed September 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Firefighters Museum.