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Portrait of Dorothy Putnam

Description: Photograph of a bust-length portrait of a woman identified as Dorothy Rippy Putnam. She is wearing glasses, a necklace, and a blouse with an applique bow on the left shoulder. Putnam was born March 28, 1916, and died January 16, 2002. She married Saville Putnam.
Date: 198?
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Steam Tractor with Crew

Description: Photograph of a steam-powered tractor in a field. One man is sitting behind it, one man is sitting on a back wheel, two men are standing on machinery behind the tractor, and one man is standing on the ground.
Date: unknown
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Map of] Richardson, Texas. Water System.

Description: Map showing the town of Richardson, Texas' water system. The streets are marked as well as the land divisions, survey lines, corporation lines, and the tracks for the Houston & Texas Central Railroad. The pipe line layout is marked in red. Scale 1:2,400.
Date: July 1925
Creator: Dalton, E. L.
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Map of] Richardson, Texas. Sewer System.

Description: Map showing the town of Richardson, Texas' water system. The streets are marked as well as the land divisions, survey lines, corporation lines, and the tracks for the Houston & Texas Central Railroad. Sewer lines are marked in red. Scale 1:2,400.
Date: July 1925
Creator: Dalton, E. L.
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[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

Richardson, Texas Area Map

Description: Map of Richardson, Texas and the surrounding areas. Streets are marked as well as schools of all levels, several government buildings, and selected businesses. An alphabetical list of street names is on the reverse, along with advertisements from Richardson-area businesses.
Date: 1971
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Richardson City Hall

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Richardson City Hall on Main Street, east of Greenville Avenue, in Richardson, Texas. There are large panes of glass on the front of the building; text above the glass says "City Hall." Trees and shrubs are growing along the building. In the foreground, there is a street.
Date: 196?/197?
Partner: Richardson Public Library

William (Bill) Keffler

Description: Photograph of a portrait of William (Bill) Keffler, the city manager of Richardson, Texas. He is wearing a striped tie and suit jacket; he has a mustache. He has been serving as city manager since 1995.
Date: 1996~
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Richardson City Council and City Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of Richardson, Texas city council members (1965-1967). Six men are standing behind three men sitting; they are all wearing suits and ties. They are identified as Ernest H. Randall, Jr. (Councilman), Robert Porter (Councilman), Marvin Youngblood (Councilman), Joe A. Durham (Councilman), Robb Stewart (Councilman), Kerry Sweatt (City Secretary), R. B. Sherill (City Manager), Herbert Ryan (Mayor), and Richard Reynolds (Mayor Pro Team). A seal on the wall above the men has a star in the center and says "City of Richardson[,] Richardson, Texas" around it.
Date: 1965
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Portrait of Raymond Noah

Description: Photograph of a portrait of Raymond D. Noah, the Mayor of Richardson, Texas, from 1968-1983. He is wearing glasses, a plaid suit, and a patterned tie; he is holding a pen. He is sitting at a desk with a document in front of him, an ashtray to the front-left, and a name plate in the center-front.
Date: unknown
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Richardson City Council

Description: Photograph of a portrait of the Richardson City Council members (1993-1995). Two women and four men are standing behind one man sitting at a desk. They are identified as John Murphy, Gerry Leftwich, Ken Bell, Maryann Fraley (Mayor Pro Team), John Sweeden, and Tom Rohm; the man sitting is identified as Mayor Gary Slagel.
Date: 1993
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Richardson Volunteer Fire Department

Description: Photograph of a group portrait of the Richardson Volunteer Fire Department. Eleven men are posing around a fire truck; six men are sitting on the back side, one man is sitting on the front, and four men are standing in front of it. The truck is parked in front of a brick building. Names on the back of the photograph identify the men.
Date: 1934~
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Richardson Police

Description: Photograph of three Richardson police officers. They are all wearing uniforms, and are standing in front of a police car with the text, "Richardson Police," on the side. The men are identified as Officer A. D. Tucker, Chief Jack Stults, and Officer J. W. Golden. Richardson City Hall is in the background. J. W. Golden became chief when Jack Stults died in 1957.
Date: 1955
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Terrace Park Pool

Description: Photograph of Terrace Park Pool. Several children are in the water, and others are walking along the edge of the pool. In the background, there are children on diving boards. Behind them, there is a set of three metal tanks. Text below the photograph says "Terrace Pool."
Date: 196?
Creator: Conger Studio
Partner: Richardson Public Library