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[Trinity River Flood Waters From Train Track]

Description: Photograph of Trinity River flood waters as seen from a train track. Beyond the train tracks, which appear on the left, are flood waters and trees. The photograph is inside a decorative black matte.
Date: 1908
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Boat on Trinity River Flood Waters]

Description: Photograph of a boat on Trinity River flood waters. Handwritten note on back: "May 1908 flood waters ship crossing between Dallas and Oak Cliff."
Date: May 1908
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Train In Flood Waters]

Description: Photograph of the Trinity River flood waters. In the photograph, a train is surrounded by water.
Date: May 1908
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Turtle Creek Pumping Station]

Description: Photograph of the Turtle Creek Pumping Station. The photograph, which is inside a white decorative matte, is washed out. A handwritten note on the back reads: "[Trinity River] Flood waters 1908 (May) old Turtle Creek pumping station in back ground."
Date: May 1908
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Excavation Well]

Description: Photograph of men working on excavating a well. The photograph was taken from above. Rock and rubble dominate the landscape.
Date: July 5, 1910
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Engineer's House at Lake Dallas]

Description: Photograph of an engineer's house at Lake Dallas. The small house is surrounded by trees. A man and two children stand on the front porch.
Date: [1930..1939]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Pump House at Transient Camp]

Description: Photograph of a pump house in a transient camp at Lake Dallas. The pump house is small and close to the lake. A tree is visible in the foreground.
Date: [1930..1939]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Quarters at Transient Camp]

Description: Photograph of the quarters in a transient camp at Lake Dallas. Foliage is planted in front of a tent. A truck is parked in front of the quarters.
Date: [1930..1939]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[City House]

Description: Photograph of a city house used by GIA and TNG on the northeast shore of Lake Dallas.
Date: 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Spillway at Lake Dallas]

Description: Photograph of a spillway at Lake Dallas. In the photograph, water flows from a slanted cement wall into a body of water. The water flows from left to right. In the foreground, a wire gate is visible.
Date: 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Spillway at Lake Dallas]

Description: Photograph of a spillway at Lake Dallas. In the photograph, water flows down a slanted cement wall into a body of water. A raised bridge is built over the cement wall.
Date: 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Spillway at Lake Dallas]

Description: Photograph of a spillway at Lake Dallas. In the photograph, water flows from an opening into a larger body of water.
Date: 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Red River Flood in Gainesville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the Red River flood in Gainesville, Texas. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "Gainesville, Texas. May 18, 1935. Overflow waters of Elm Creek, in the southwest section of Gainesville, just west of Lindsay Street. Objects in foreground are several mules, entangled in barbed wire fence, their heads barely above the water."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Sanger Pilot Point Highway while Flooded]

Description: Photograph taken from the west end of a bridge on the Isle du Bois looking west at Sanger Pilot Point Highway. The road is dirt and is lined with grass. There is high water on either side of the road; part of the road is flooded. A group of men are standing in the middle of the road near the flooded area. The photograph was taken at 2:15 p.m.
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph