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[Map of] Richardson, Dallas County

Description: Map showing the town of Richardson, Texas in Dallas County. The town boundaries are marked as well as the streets, land divisions, the tracks for the Houston & Texas Central Railroad, and a creek that fall within the town. Scale 1:2,400.
Date: 1970
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Seller at Dallas Farmer's Market]

Description: Photograph of a produce seller at the Dallas Farmer's Market. Green beans, squash, and peppers are organized on the table in front of the seller. In the photograph, customers purchase produce from the seller.
Date: [1970..1979]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Richardson Public Library

Description: Photograph of a group of people at the opening of the new, four-story Richardson Public Library on 900 Civic Center Drive in Richardson, Texas. One man is standing at a podium, one man is sitting to his left, and one woman is standing behind the seated man. They are identified as Mayor Ray Noah, James V. Kincaid (Chairman of Library Board), and Marguerite Anderson (librarian). To the far right, there are members of a band sitting. In the background, there is a view of the library.
Date: December 6, 1970
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Fourth of July Parade

Description: Photograph of Independence Day parade at the corner of Oak Street and Summit Drive in Richardson, Texas. A semi truck parade float is decorated with flags, streamers, and paper. In the foreground, there are people seated and standing near a table with boxed United States flags on it. A flag is set up at the table. To the left, there is a street sign with "Oak Street" and "Summit Drive."
Date: July 4, 1970
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Fourth of July Parade

Description: Photograph of men in a marching band at the Independence Day parade, on Beltline Road in front of Richardson High School. The men are wearing Shriners' fezzes. One man is holding a pair of symbols, and the men behind him are playing trumpets.
Date: July 4, 1970
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Fourth of July Parade

Description: Photograph of a young woman sitting on the back of a convertible car in a parade on Beltline Road, in front of Richardson High School. She is wearing a striped dress and a crown. A sign on the side of the cars says "Miss Richardson 1970." In the background, there is a group of people on the yard of the high school.
Date: July 4, 1970
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Three Kids with a Pig]

Description: Photograph of three kids, two girls and a boy, standing with a pig in a fenced-in area in Cleveland, Texas. The boy holds a trophy and a brush, and there are other people sitting at a table with another trophy on it behind the fence.
Date: [1970..1979]
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Boy Holding a Ribbon]

Description: Photograph of a boy holding a red ribbon over the back of a pig in a fenced-in area in Cleveland, Texas. Parked trucks and cars are visible in the background.
Date: [1970..1979]
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Photograph of Frank Madla and Henry Gonzalez]

Description: Photograph of Frank Lloyd Madla, Jr. and Henry B. Gonzalez. A gentleman dressed in a suit and tie is standing in a gymnasium at a podium with a microphone. Another gentleman, also wearing a suit and tie, is seated behind him. A third gentleman, is half visible sitting in the background as well.
Date: 1970
Partner: St. Philips College

[Musical Performance]

Description: Photograph of the trombone section at a musical performance in the auditorium at St. Philip's College. Two men are playing trombones with a music sheet stand in front of them. To their right, four people are visible from the audience. The middle row consists of J.B. Williams and Browning Samples.
Date: 1970
Partner: St. Philips College

[Performance of "The Marriage Proposal"]

Description: Photograph of "The Marriage Proposal", a Chekhov play, performed by Levi Garrett, Shelia Vann and John R. Lockett. They are dressed in hooded sweatshirts, sweatpants and sneakers. They are wearing wigs and their faces are painted like clowns. One of them is lying down on a board supported by cement blocks. Another is kneeling next to the person lying down. The third person is standing over the person lying down. A stage curtain is visible in the background.
Date: 1970
Partner: St. Philips College