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[Customers at Produce Section]

Description: Photograph of a stall at the Farmers' Market in Dallas, Texas taken around the 1980s. There is a table at the front of the stall covered in boxes of various stacked vegetables with signs. Several customers are standing in front of the stall and one man is leaning across the table to buy something from the woman working at the stall. At the back of the stall, there are empty crates that have advertisements written on them. In the background of the photograph, other stalls and customers are visible.
Date: [1980..1989]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Dallas Farmers' Market Scrapbook]

Description: Scrapbook of photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, and ephemera documenting various activities and events at the Dallas Farmers' Market. Some inserted materials (letters and photographs) are included at the end of the book.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

A City Plan for Dallas

Description: Report of the Park Board in Dallas, Texas, including the text of the proposed city plan, called the "Kessler Plan." The plan describes suggested changes to the city including building levees; creating a belt railroad; building a union station; creating freight terminals; organizing a civic center; eliminating railroad grade crossings in downtown districts; extending roads in downtown areas; building parks, parkways, and boulevards; and adding playgrounds throughout the city. The text includes accompanying drawings and illustrations. The fiscal report of the Park Board is included at the end of the book.
Date: 1911
Creator: Kessler, George E.

[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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[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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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[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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[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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[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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[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

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Park Bridge]

Description: Photograph of a stone bridge at the entrance to White Rock Lake Park in Dallas, Texas. There are reeds edging the bridge along the edge of the water, and a grassy hill in the foreground. Trees are visible behind the driveway. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "4"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Side view of bridge at entrance."
Date: 194u
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[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

[Photograph of White Rock Lake Park Exit]

Description: Photograph of a driveway leading out of White Rock Lake Park. There is a small stone wall on the right side of the road and a stone column on the left side of the drive. There are trees on either side of the road and Garland Road is visible past the park entrance. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "3"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Exit at Lawther drive and Garland Road."
Date: unknown
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[Photograph of White Rock Lake Park Garland Road Entrance]

Description: Photograph of a driveway leading into White Rock Lake Park. There stone column with the park name on the right side of the drive, in the foreground; there's a small stone wall lining the opposite side of the drive. There are bushes in front of the sign and trees visible in the background. The photograph is attached to a page labeled "1"; text under the image says "White Rock Lake Park, Entrance at Lawther drive & Garland Road."
Date: unknown
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[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