[Workers dismantling an old diesel generator]

Description

Photograph of workers dismantling an old diesel generator from the old City municipal power plant on the southeast corner of Bell Avenue and Hickory Street in Denton, Texas. The workers stand on and beside the truck carrying the generator. A crane truck sits to the left.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 9 x 13 cm.

Creation Information

Denton (Tex.) October 1984.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2016 and one other and was provided by Denton Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 14 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Denton Public Library

The Denton Public Library partnered with UNT Libraries on a grant From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History, which was completed in 2007. Materials include local history photographs, maps, city directories, and some books. Funding for this project was provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

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Description

Photograph of workers dismantling an old diesel generator from the old City municipal power plant on the southeast corner of Bell Avenue and Hickory Street in Denton, Texas. The workers stand on and beside the truck carrying the generator. A crane truck sits to the left.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2016

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials gives a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas over the past two centuries.

City of Denton Municipal Collection

Features documents, newsletters, clippings, and photographs from the early 1900s to present day, depicting people, places, and activities about the various Departments of the City of Denton.

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  • October 1984

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 28, 2017, 8:16 p.m.

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  • April 26, 2017, 4:35 p.m.

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  • 33.21437, -97.128122

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Denton (Tex.). [Workers dismantling an old diesel generator], photograph, October 1984; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth833800/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.