[Photograph of Jefferson Towers with Christmas Lights]

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Street view photograph of Jefferson Towers and the buildings to the right, taken from Jefferson Boulevard in Dallas, Texas. The tower is a nine-story stone building with Christmas lights along the ground floor, top story, and arranged in the shape of a Christmas tree on the face of the building. There are cars parked in front of the building strip and puddles in the street. There are handwritten notes on the back of the photo.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 6 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1937.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2016 and was provided by the Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 40 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

The Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell includes family photographs, letters, and documents along with journals and church registers. The collection spans many Texas counties and over 150 years of Texas history.

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Street view photograph of Jefferson Towers and the buildings to the right, taken from Jefferson Boulevard in Dallas, Texas. The tower is a nine-story stone building with Christmas lights along the ground floor, top story, and arranged in the shape of a Christmas tree on the face of the building. There are cars parked in front of the building strip and puddles in the street. There are handwritten notes on the back of the photo.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 6 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.

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  • 1937

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  • Feb. 28, 2017, 8:56 p.m.

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  • March 27, 2017, 11:05 a.m.

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  • 32.743094, -96.82776

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[Photograph of Jefferson Towers with Christmas Lights], photograph, 1937; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth833983/: accessed January 28, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell.