[Unidentified man]

Description

Photograph of an unidentified man standing in front of a brick column, attached to a building that is only partially visible. He is wearing a hat and a mechanic’s uniform and is holding an unidentified object in his hands. There are automobiles, electrical poles, gas station sign and buildings visible in the background. There is a partial view of an automobile that the man is standing next to. A shadow of a woman can be seen on the bottom left hand side of the photograph.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1930?].

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Haslet Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 79 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Haslet Public Library

Haslet Public Library features photographs of farms, schools, and churches that track the development of Haslet, Texas. The area was settled around 1883, when the tracks of the Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railway were extended through the area. The community was named for the Michigan hometown of the railroad's contractor. In 1896 the community had a school with twenty-one students and one teacher. During the 1920s Haslet had three grocery stores as well as a hardware store, dry goods store, and cotton gin.

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Description

Photograph of an unidentified man standing in front of a brick column, attached to a building that is only partially visible. He is wearing a hat and a mechanic’s uniform and is holding an unidentified object in his hands. There are automobiles, electrical poles, gas station sign and buildings visible in the background. There is a partial view of an automobile that the man is standing next to. A shadow of a woman can be seen on the bottom left hand side of the photograph.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History 2010, presents local history materials from twelve partners: Bell/Whittington Public Library, Cedar Hill Museum of History, Cleveland Historic Society, Cooke County Library, Dallas Firefighters Museum, Dallas Municipal Archives, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, Fort Worth Jewish Archives, Friench Simpson Memorial Library, Harris County Archives, Longview Public Library, McAllen Memorial Public Library, Mesquite Public Library, Midwestern State University, Richardson Public Library, St. Philips College, Texas Woman's University, and the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio.

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  • [1930?]

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • May 28, 2010, 6:03 p.m.

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  • Oct. 14, 2010, 4:07 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Unidentified man], photograph, [1930?]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth91020/: accessed July 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Haslet Public Library.