[Aerial Photograph of North Pharr and Southeast Edinburg]

Description

Photograph of north Pharr, Texas and southeast Edinburg, Texas taken as part of an agricultural survey. This aerial image is bordered by U.S. 281 (on the left), San Juan Road (on the right), and Trenton Road (on the top; partially not shown). Various plots of land are labeled in red with coded numbers. Identified landmarks include: Sale Barn, Tiny Acres Sub., and Lopezville.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 61 x 61 cm.

Creation Information

Aeroflex Corporation. Robinson Aerial Surveys Division. October 26, 1968.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by McAllen Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 64 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of north Pharr, Texas and southeast Edinburg, Texas taken as part of an agricultural survey. This aerial image is bordered by U.S. 281 (on the left), San Juan Road (on the right), and Trenton Road (on the top; partially not shown). Various plots of land are labeled in red with coded numbers. Identified landmarks include: Sale Barn, Tiny Acres Sub., and Lopezville.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 61 x 61 cm.

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San Juan Road was a previous name for Raul Longoria Road.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

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  • October 26, 1968

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  • May 28, 2010, 6:03 p.m.

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  • June 27, 2017, 4:44 p.m.

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Aeroflex Corporation. Robinson Aerial Surveys Division. [Aerial Photograph of North Pharr and Southeast Edinburg], photograph, October 26, 1968; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth90988/: accessed June 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting McAllen Public Library.