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[Photograph of Sunset Inn]

Description: Photograph of the Sunset Inn at White Rock Lake Park. The inn is surrounded by trees and foliage. Text underneath the photograph reads: "White Rock Lake Park, Sunset Inn, front view."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Winfrey Point Building Auditorium]

Description: Photograph taken from the stage of the auditorium in the Winfrey Point Building at White Rock Lake Park. Text underneath the photograph reads: "White Rock Lake Park, Winfrey Point Building, Viewed from stage."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Winfrey Point Building Front Porch]

Description: Photograph of the front porch of the Winfrey Point Building at White Rock Lake Park. The building is composed of stone and wood. Text underneath the photograph reads: "White Rock Lake Park, Winfrey Point Building, Close-up view of front porch."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Boat House on White Rock Lake]

Description: Photograph of a boathouse situated on White Rock Lake. A canoe sits on the shore in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Eloise Lundy]

Description: Photograph of Eloise Lundy standing at a podium. Lundy wears a white dress, a dark hat, and glasses.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Arcadia Park]

Description: Aerial photograph of Arcadia Park.
Date: 1961
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Mens Basketball Game]

Description: Photograph of a men's basketball game. The opposing teams are SMU and Notre Dame. The game took place at the Automobile, Aviation & Recreation Building in Fair Park, Dallas, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Big Thicket Inn at White Rock Lake Park]

Description: Photograph of the Big Thicket Inn at White Rock Lake Park. Surrounded by dense foliage and trees, the inn is a small building constructed of brick and wood. Text underneath the photograph reads: "White Rock Lake Park, Big Thicket Inn, Looking southwest."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Dixon's Branch Comfort Station]

Description: Photograph of a small stone building at White Rock Lake Park in Dallas, Texas. The building has a small porch on one side and several square windows. There are trees in the background of the image; in the foreground, part of the road is visible, as well as short pillars marking the edge. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "24"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Dixon's Branch, Comfort Station serving this area."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Sunset Inn from Southeast]

Description: Photograph of the Sunset Inn at White Rock Lake Park. In the photograph, which faces southeast, the inn and note keeper's quarters are visible. A sign near the road advertises the establishment. Text underneath the photograph reads: "White Rock Lake Park, Sunset Inn, Looking southeast. Note keeper's quarters to right."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Park Concession Building]

Description: Photograph of a stone structure with large windows, identified as a concession building in White Rock Lake Park. There are a number of bicycles chained in the front of the building and a large tree. There is a wooden picnic bench on the right, as well as a stone-and-wood fence with other buildings visible in the background. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "30." Text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Doran's Point Concession Building, Note shelter on hill to right."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Sunset Inn from Southwest]

Description: Photograph of the Sunset Inn at White Rock Lake Park. Looking southwest, in the photograph several buildings are visible. The note keeper's quarters are on the left. Text underneath the photograph reads: "White Rock Lake Park, Sunset Inn, Looking southwest. Note keepers quarters to left."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Buildings at White Rock Lake Park]

Description: Photograph of a group of wood-and-stone buildings at White Rock Lake Park in Dallas, Texas. The larger building on the left has a large wooden sign that says "Doran's Point" with additional text. There are bicycles parked outside the front of the building and there are wooden benches and picnic tables in between the buildings. There is a grassy area and trees in the foreground. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "31." Text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Doran's Point concession Building, Looking northwest. Also note comfort station."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Bathing and Beach House]

Description: Photograph of the parking area for the Bathing and Beach House at White Rock Lake Park. The parking area is surrounded by trees. A small portion of the lake is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Park Picnic Shelter]

Description: Photograph of an open stone-and-wood structure at a picnic area in White Rock Lake Park. The structure is surrounded by trees and additional wooden picnic tables; some people are seated at one of the tables on the right. There is an open grassy area in the foreground with small posts marking a trail or path. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "33." Text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Doran's Point Picnic Shelter, West end view."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Big Thicket Inn]

Description: Photograph of the Big Thicket Inn at White Rock Lake Park in Dallas, Texas. The front of the building is visible, including a series of large windows and a porch on either end. There is a grassy area with several trees in the foreground. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "29." Text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Big Thicket Inn, Front view."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Bathing and Beach House]

Description: Photograph of the parking area for the Bathing and Beach House at White Rock Lake Park. Trees surround the parking area. In the foreground, a road is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Boating on North Lake]

Description: Photograph of individuals boating on North Lake. In the photograph, individuals stand next to a car as they wait to board two boats.
Date: 1960~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Square Dance at La Reunion Place]

Description: Photograph of a square dance at La Reunion Place. In the photograph, individuals hold hands as they dance. The room has tall ceilings.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Teenager Dance at Texan Courts]

Description: Photograph of teenagers dancing at the Texan Courts. In the photograph, individuals dance together. Streamers are hung across the ceiling.
Date: [1940..1949]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Lee Park]

Description: Photograph of Lee Park. Trees visible in the photograph have shed their leaves.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Letter from L. B. Houston to M. R. Tillotson, November 9, 1942]

Description: 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.
Date: November 9, 1942
Creator: Houston, L. B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Reverchon Park]

Description: Aerial photograph of Reverchon Park in Dallas, Texas. The park has a lot of empty space as well as a sports field.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives