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[Map of White Rock Lake]

Description: 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.
Date: November 5, 1942
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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.)
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Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Bachman Lake and Comfort Station]

Description: Photograph of the roof of a small wooden building at Bachman Lake Park. The building is situated behind a dip in the land and is surrounded by shrubs and trees; there is a dirt road in the foreground and the lake is visible in the background. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "38"; text under the image says "Bachman Lake Park, Comfort Station on south shore, Viewed from Shore Crest drive."
Date: unknown
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Bachman Lake Park Picnic Area]

Description: Photograph of an open stone-and-wood structure containing a picnic area at Bachman Lake Park, viewed from one end. The building is surrounded by trees and there is an open grassy area in the foreground. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "37"; text under the image says "Bachman Lake Park, Picnic shelter on north shore of lake, Viewed from west."
Date: unknown
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Bachman Lake Park Picnic Shelter]

Description: Photograph of an open stone structure containing a picnic area at Bachman Lake Park. Some people are seated at one of the tables on the right side of the structure. The building is surrounded by trees and there is an open grassy area in the foreground. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "36"; text under the image says "Bachman Lake Park, Picnic shelter on north shore of lake, Viewed from north."
Date: unknown
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
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
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
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Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Doran's Point Picnic Shelter]

Description: Photograph of an open structure with stone columns that is part of a picnic area at White Rock Lake Park. The building is surrounded by trees and there is an open grassy area in the foreground with small posts marking the edge of a dirt road. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "34"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Doran's Point Picnic Shelter, Note lake in background."
Date: unknown
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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
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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
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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
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Comfort Station]

Description: Photograph of a small wooden building at White Rock Lake Park. The building is surrounded by shrubs and trees; there is a dirt road in the foreground, edged by small posts, and other structures are visible in the background. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "35." Text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Boat House Comfort Station, Serving this area."
Date: unknown
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives