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[Dallas Theater Center]

Description: Photograph of the Dallas Theater Center, which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. A note on the back reads: "Opened in 1959, this Center provides pleasure for thousands of Dallasites and visitors yearly through a repertory of plays presented in its Kalita Humphreys Theater. This $1,000,000 Center, the last completed building and only theater designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, also incorporates a children's and teen theater and a private school of drama."
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Roseland Homes Recreation and Office Building]

Description: Photograph of the Roseland Homes Recreation and Office Building. The building is brick. Shrubs are planted around it. A sign on the building says "Office." Text on the back of the photograph reads: "This 650 family low income housing project is operated by the Housing Authority of the city of Dallas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Sack Relay Race]

Description: Photograph of a sack relay race taking place during the Joseph Lee events at Reverchon Park. In the photograph, three girls participate in the sack race. Young onlookers stand in the background.
Date: 1943
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Parking Area]

Description: Photograph of a typical parking area at White Rock Lake Park in Dallas, Texas. In the photograph, a tree shades part of the road. A parking area is visible to the right of the road, beyond which is the lake. Text underneath the photograph reads: "White Rock Lake, Park View of typical parking area."
Date: unknown
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Park Exit]

Description: Photograph of a driveway leading out of White Rock Lake Park. There is a small stone wall on the right side of the road and a stone column on the left side of the drive. There are trees on either side of the road and Garland Road is visible past the park entrance. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "3"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Exit at Lawther drive and Garland Road."
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Entrance to White Rock Lake Park]

Description: Photograph of a driveway leading into White Rock Lake Park. There is a small stone wall on the left side of the road and a stone column with the park name on the right side of the drive. There are trees on either side of the road and the lake is partially visible in the background. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "2"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Entrance at Lawther drive & Garland Road."
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Winfrey Point Building]

Description: Photograph of a Winfrey Point Building at White Rock Lake Park. It is a large wood and stone building with a series of shuttered windows along the front and a set of stairs leading to the door. There is an open grassy area in the foreground. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "9." Text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Winfrey Point Building, Viewed from East, (Service entrance and entrance to keeper's quarters)."
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Park Garland Road Entrance]

Description: Photograph of a driveway leading into White Rock Lake Park. There stone column with the park name on the right side of the drive, in the foreground; there's a small stone wall lining the opposite side of the drive. There are bushes in front of the sign and trees visible in the background. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "1"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Entrance at Lawther drive & Garland Road."
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives