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[Aerial View of Fields and Houses]
Aerial view of empty fields and houses on the left in the Dallas area.
[Aerial View of Houses and Trees]
Aerial view of houses and trees in the Dallas area.
[Aerial View of Houses and Trees]
Aerial view of houses and trees in the Dallas area.
[Aerial View of Houses from a Hill Top]
Aerial view of houses and trees in the Dallas area. The photo was taken from a hill top.
[Aerial View of Parkdale Lake and White Rock Lake]
Photograph is an aerial view of Parkdale Lake in the foreground and White Rock Lake in the Background.
[Girls' Volleyball Teams]
Photograph of the three top citywide girls' volleyball teams including the champions from Exall Park (front row), the runners-up from Winnetka (middle row), and the third-place team from Trinity Play Park (back row). In the image, the girls are seated in three rows outside a brick building and looking to the right of the photograph. On the back of the photograph, there are notes and identifications, though some of the information has been cut off by a missing section of the photograph.
[Letter from L. B. Houston to M. R. Tillotson, November 9, 1942]
Letter from L. B. Houston, Director of Parks to M. R. Tillotson, the Regional Director of National Park Service describing work that the park service had completed at White Rock Lake and other points in the Dallas area.
[Map of White Rock Lake]
Hand-drawn map of White Rock Lake in Dallas, Texas showing the location of park entrances and buildings with print numbers for corresponding photographs. Some roads and railroad tracks are also noted.
Park and Playground System, Dallas, Texas, 1921-1923 [Annual Report]
Annual Report from the Dallas Park Department for the years 1921 to 1923. The report includes a sketch of the park and playground system.
[Photograph of a Band and People Dancing]
Photograph of a band playing music and the crowd dancing and clapping along. The back of the image names a person, probably the singer in the center of the image, as T. C. Irvine.
[Photograph of a Bicycle Race at Cowart School]
Photograph of a group of six young boys having a bicycle race at Cowart School. Three women are watching from behind the bikes.
[Photograph of a Bowling Game in Reverchon Park]
Photograph of young children bowling on the ground in Reverchon Park. They are playing with milk bottles and baseballs instead of the traditional bowling pins and balls. A baseball game is being played in the background behind a fence.
[Photograph of a Bowling Game in Reverchon Park]
Photograph of young children bowling on the ground in Reverchon Park. They are playing with milk bottles and baseballs instead of the traditional bowling pins and balls. A baseball game is being played in the background behind a fence.
[Photograph of a Boy Catching a Football]
Photograph of a young man catching a football in a park. Behind the open field are houses and trees.
[Photograph of a Boy Fishing at Bachman Lake]
Photograph of a boy fishing at Bachman Lake. He is sitting on a blanket on the shore holding a fishing rod. Next to him is a a bucket of fish bait. Other fishermen and a bridge are in the background.
[Photograph of a Boys Orchestra]
Photograph of a boys orchestra playing outside. According to the inscription on the back of the image, the boys played for dances during the summer of 1944.
[Photograph of a Building Being Constructed at Tietze Park]
Photograph of a building being constructed at Tietze Park. The building is made of stone, and many of the stones are visible in the foreground of the image.
[Photograph of a Building Being Constructed at Tietze Park]
Photograph of a building being constructed at Tietze Park. The building is made of stone, and many of the stones are visible in the foreground of the image. Three men are visible working on the building.
[Photograph of a Chandelier at the DeGolyer Estate]
Photograph of a chandelier at the DeGolyer Estate. The metal light fixture is engraved with an intricate floral pattern, and the light is casting a shadow onto the ceiling. A stamp on the back names the image as an official staff photo from the city of Dallas.
[Photograph of a Chandelier at the DeGolyer Estate]
Photograph of a chandelier at the DeGolyer Estate. The metal light fixture is engraved with an intricate floral pattern; an inscription is written in Latin around the middle of the chandelier. A stamp on the back names the image as an official staff photo from the city of Dallas.
[Photograph of a Child Playing with a Hula Hoop]
Photograph of a young girl playing with a hula hoop in an unidentified recreation center. Other children and adults are seated behind her watching.
[Photograph of a City Flood]
An aerial view of the 1963 flood in Dallas. Trees and power lines are visible above the water.
[Photograph of a City Flood]
An aerial view of the 1963 flood in Dallas. The image shows a major road that stayed above the flood.
[Photograph of a City Gathering]
Photograph of a city gathering in an unknown building. The adults and children are gathered around a concession area. Signs in the photograph note that more food can be found throughout the building.
[Photograph of a City of Dallas Building]
Photograph of a building in the city of Dallas. The two story building is very simple in design with windows along the entire front. A tree is in the foreground. A stamp on the back names the image as an official staff photo from the city of Dallas.
[Photograph of a Couple Night Fishing]
Photograph of a man and woman night fishing at a park. They are standing on a boulder over the water. The back of the photograph has the dried and yellowed remnants of glue.
[Photograph of a Creek]
Photograph of a creek in Dallas County. The water seems to be lower than usual; this is noted by the wear on a large boulder and shore on the left of the image.
[Photograph of a Croquet Game in Reverchon Park]
Photograph of two croquet games being played in Reverchon Park. A group of children are seated watching the players.
[Photograph of a Dallas School Theater]
Photograph of five students acting in a school play on a stage outside. The students are holding props such as a fake gun and a newspaper.
[Photograph of a DeGolyer Estate Window]
Photograph of a bay window at the DeGolyer Estate. The five-sided window has multiple panes that reflect the backyard. A stamp on the back names the image as an official staff photo from the city of Dallas.
[Photograph of a Doll Contest]
Photograph of a group of six young girls having a doll contest. The dolls are elaborately dressed and well taken care of.
[Photograph of a Girl Playing Softball in Reverchon Park]
Photograph of a young girl playing softball in Reverchon Park. She is getting ready to catch the ball using a mitt. People are playing other games in the background.
[Photograph of a Girls' Bracelet Club]
Photograph of a girls' bracelet club. The four girls are sitting around a table with their bracelets laid out. They are wearing paper hats and eating ice cream sandwiches. Attached to the back of the image is information about the photograph.
[Photograph of a Group of People With Plans for a Rangers Ballpark]
Photograph of four Rangers Little League players standing with two other men and George W. Bush. They are standing next to a photograph of the plans for the new Rangers ballpark.
[Photograph of a Group of Women Stretching]
Photograph of three women stretching at the Dallas Health & Science Museum. They are being watched by another woman, who may be teaching them how to stretch. In the background, women are sitting on folding metal chairs.
[Photograph of a Halloween Party]
Photograph of children participating in a Halloween Spook Party. Many of the participants are wearing costumes and are huddled around two tables.
[Photograph of a Halloween School Program]
Photograph of a school program for Halloween, "Goblin Nite." All of the performers on stage are young children wearing a bag over their head with the eyes and mouth cut out. They are playing instruments and are being led by a teacher. The audience is also young children dressed in different costumes.
[Photograph of a Log Hop]
Photograph of a man and woman participating in a log hop. A sign in the foreground explains the rules.
[Photograph of a Man Demonstrating an Experiment]
Photograph of a Dallas Health & Science Museum employee doing an experiment with a group of school children. Some of the children are standing by the table and are involved; other children are sitting down in front of the table.
[Photograph of a Man Showing Children How to Play Guitar]
Photograph of a man showing a group of young children how to play guitar. They are sitting on the floor, and he is holding a girls hand and strumming the strings with it.
[Photograph of a Park in Dallas]
Photograph of a city park and playground in Dallas. A slide is in the foreground, a mary-go-round, two seesaws and a swing set are further back in the playground. A stamp on the back names the image as an official staff photo from the city of Dallas.
[Photograph of a Playground]
Photograph of a city park and playground in Dallas. A slide is in the foreground, a mary-go-round, two seesaws and a swing set are further back in the playground. A stamp on the back names the image as an official staff photo from the city of Dallas.
[Photograph of a Pottery Class]
Photograph of two women teaching a young girl how to create a piece of pottery.
[Photograph of a Sailboat]
Photograph of three people sailing on a sailboat. The light-colored boat and sail is numbered "101." Another sailboat is in the background. It is matted on a bright blue board.
[Photograph of a School Play at a Park]
Photograph of a group of young children putting on a group play in a park. The stage has been built on top of a grassy hill, and the audience is sitting below on park benches.
[Photograph of a School Tour Viewing Art]
Photograph of a group of school children touring a building. They are surrounding a piece of sculpture.
[Photograph of a Stamp Collecting Club]
Photograph of a stamp collecting club. The attendants seem to be almost all male. The subjects of the photograph are three young boys and an older man looking through albums and boxes in the foreground.
[Photograph of a Tent at White Rock Lake]
Photograph of a tent at White Rock Lake. The light-colored canvas is stretched across a wooden structure and door. A large pipe is putting out smoke from a fireplace or stove inside the tent.
[Photograph of a Train Tour at a Park]
Photograph of a train tour through a park in Dallas. The train is going through a rock structure and facing a small pool of water.
[Photograph of a Triangular Drill]
Photograph of a triangular drill elevated with wooden beams.