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[Firewood Piles]
Photograph of several piles of firewood, with a house in the background.
[Flood Scene at Lake Dallas]
Photograph of a flood scene at Lake Dallas. In the photograph, trees are surrounded by a body of water.
[Flood Scenes at Lake Dallas]
Photograph of a flood scene at Lake Dallas.
[Flood Water on Street]
Photograph of a car and two figures on a flooded street. A City of Dallas stamp is on reverse.
[Flood Waters at Turtle Creek Pumping Station]
Photograph of flood waters outside Turtle Creek Pumping Station. Handwritten note on back: "Flood May 1908 Old Turtle Creek Pumping Station."
[Flooding Near Highway 10]
Photograph of taken from Highway #10 on the South end of the bridge over Range Creek looking West. The area appears to be flooded. The tops of trees are sticking out above the water. The photograph was taken at 2:45 pm.
[Flooding Near Isle de Bois]
Photograph taken 100 feet West of Isle du Bois, looking Southwest. The area is flooded. In the foreground is a line of grass. The tops of trees are visible in the flooded area. The photograph was taken at 2:20 pm.
[Flooding Near Isle du Bois Bridge]
Photograph taken from the east end of the Isle du Bois bridge, looking northeast. The area appears to be flooded. The tops of a fence posts are sticking out above the water. A patch of grass is visible in the right hand corner of the image. Land is visible in the background. The photograph was taken at 2:25 pm.
[Four Views of White Rock Pumping Station]
Five photographs of construction at White Rock Pumping Station. Handwritten captions identify the photographs as pipe galleries.
[Inlet Side of Bachman Lake Bypass]
Photograph of the inlet side of the Bachman Bypass after the removal of debris. The gates are closed.
[Installation of New Water Main]
Photograph of workers installing a new water main. On reverse are four additional photographs. Clockwise from top left: Workers in a field with insert picture of unidentified man; construction of a building; water tank with buildings in background; workers installing a water main. Handwritten note at top: "Proctor Gamble."
[Intake Well Excavation]
Photograph of an intake well excavation.
[Lewisville Lake Dam Control Station]
Photograph of a Lewisville Lake control station. A bridge of a bridge leads to a cement control station labeled "Lewisville."
[Machinery at White Rock Purification Plant]
Photograph of machinery at White Rock Purification Plant. The machinery includes piping and a wheel driven mechanism.
[Operating Room at White Rock]
Photograph of the operating room at White Rock filter plant. On the reverse is a photograph of filtering equipment for an operating room table. The equipment has many knobs and mechanisms. Handwritten notes identify each photograph.
[Powder Room, Transient Camp]
Photograph of the powder room used in transient camp at Lake Dallas. The building is small and simple. Trees are visible in the background.
[Pumps at White Rock Filter Station]
Photograph of pipes and turbines at White Rock Filter Station. A typed note on the back of the photograph reads: "White [Rock Filter Station] City of Dallas Worthington Pumps - Terry Turbines Installed 1922 by A. M. Lockett & Co. Ltd."
[Ross Facing East From Lamar]
Photograph of an intersection of Ross and Lamar streets in Dallas. The road is under construction. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph read: "Ross - facing east from Lamar," and, "Used in April, 1969, [?] views."
[Sail Boat on White Rock Lake]
No Description Available.
[Sedimentation Basin at White Rock]
Photograph of a sedimentation basin at White Rock Lake in Dallas, Texas. A water tower and building are visible behind the basin.
[Spillway at Lake Dallas]
Photograph of a spillway at Lake Dallas. In the photograph, water flows from a raised cement wall into a body of water.
[Superintendent's House at Lake Dallas]
Photograph of the superintendent's house at Lake Dallas. A family stands on the porch of the home. Trees surround the building.
[Trench in Channel]
Photograph of a trench in the channel of Elm Fork below California Crossing.
[Turtle Creek Pumping Station]
Photograph of interior of the Turtle Creek Pumping Station. In the photograph, eight clocks are attached to the leftmost wall. A winding staircase is visible on the right. Below the clocks is a desk. On the right, Handwritten note on reverse: "Turtle Creek Pumping Station 15 MGD Tod pump on right."
[Turtle Creek Pumping Station]
Photograph of the interior of Turtle Creek Pumping Station. Machines are visible on the floor and on an upper level of the building.
[Water Supply Line]
Photograph of a concrete water main with a crane in the background. A handwritten note on the reverse reads: "Line from Sunset sta to new reservoir. 4/7/51"
[White Rock Lake]
Photograph of a scene at White Rock Lake. In the photograph, a rough terrain precedes a view of the lake and a group of trees.
[White Rock Lake]
Photograph of White Rock Lake taken from a roadway. The lake is visible on the far left.
[White Rock Lake Pump Station]
Photograph of the White Rock Lake Pump Station taken from across the lake. In the photograph, a man stands next to a tree.
[White Rock Pumping Station]
Photograph of the exterior of the White Rock Pumping Station building. Rubble surrounds the building.
[White Rock Pumping Station]
Photograph of the exterior of the White Rock Pumping Station building. A tall column is situated to the left of the building, reaching more than twice the height of the building.
[White Rock Pumping Station]
Photograph of the exterior of the White Rock Pumping Station. An official City of Dallas stamp appears on the reverse.
[White Rock Purification and Clear Basin]
Photograph of the White Rock Purification Plant from a distance.
[White Rock Purification Plant]
Photograph of the White Rock Purification Plant in Dallas, Texas.
[White Rock Purification Plant]
Photograph of the interior of White Rock Purification Plant. Machines line the walls.
[White Rock Purification Plant]
Photograph of the White Rock Purification Plant from the outside. The lake is visible beside the building.
[White Rock Purification Plant Filter Building]
Photograph of the White Rock Purification Plant filter building. The building has many windows and is situated on a hill.
[White Rock Purification Plant Pipe Gallery]
Photograph of a pipe gallery at White Rock Purification Plant. Piping lines the walls of the room. A typed note on reverse reads: "Pipe gallery at White Rock Purification Plant."
[White Rock Spillway]
Photograph of the White Rock spillway. In the photograph, water flows downhill from spillway. A leafless tree is visible on the far right.
[White Rock Filter Building]
Photograph of a man standing in front of the White Rock Filter Building. The building is situated on a hill. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads: "White Rock filter bldg."
[Aerial of California Dam]
Aerial photograph of the California Dam.
[Boats at Lake]
Photograph of several boats at the shore of a lake. City of Dallas stamp is on reverse.
[Men Working at White Rock Lake]
Photograph of eight men in work clothes standing around machinery on a track at White Rock Lake in Dallas, Texas. A raised track is visible behind them.
[White Rock Lake]
Photograph of White Rock Lake, a reservoir located in Dallas, Texas.
[White Rock Lake]
Photograph of White Rock lake, which is a reservoir located in Dallas, Texas.
[White Rock Lake]
Photograph of White Rock Lake, a reservoir located in Dallas, Texas.
[White Rock Lake]
Photograph of White Rock lake taken from a bridge. In the photograph, a boy on the bridge looks over at the lake. Trees are visible in the distance.
[Pipes At White Rock Filter Plant]
Photograph of a machine room in the White Rock filter plant. In the photograph, piping runs vertically on each side. One large pipe runs on the ceiling. Typed note on reverse: "Pipe gallery at White Rock filter plant built 1923. Photo in 1955 after reopening.
[White Rock Plant Aerator and Basins]
Photograph of the White Rock Lake plant's aerator and basins.
[Sunset Pumping Station Equipment]
Photograph of equipment for Sunset Pumping Station. A handwritten note on the reverse reads: "Part of new equip. & piping going into Sunset pump stn addtn."