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[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.)

[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.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the Trinity River flood taken at 12:40 PM. In the photograph, flooding is visible between two banks. A series of poles jut out of the water. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. 12:40 PM. Taken 1000 ft east of Trestle No. 2026 from RR track looking north."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph taken of the Trinity River flood. In the photograph, flooding reaches treetops. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. 12:30 PM. Taken from same point as No. 9 but lloking [sic] south."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the Trinity River flood taken shortly after 1:00 PM. In the photograph, plants are jutting out of the water. A riverbank is visible on the far left. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. Shortly after 1 PM. On east side of Elm. Highway No. 10 looking west."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the Trinity River flood taken at 12:40 PM. In the photograph, a stream of water cuts through grass. Beyond a number of trees is a body of water. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. 12:40 PM. Taken from same point as No. 11 but looking south."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the Trinity River flood taken at 12:10 PM. In the photograph, trees and telephone poles rise out of the water. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. 12:10 PM. Taken just east of Trestle No. 20206 and near water's edge looking east on north side of RR embankment."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the Trinity River flood taken at noon. In the photograph, telephone poles and trees rise out of the water. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. Noon. Taken from middle of trestle No. 2026 looking east down north side RR embankment."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph of Trinity River flood at noon. In the photograph, individuals stand on a dry piece of land surrounded by water. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. 2:15 PM. Taken from west end of Bridge on Isle du Bois looking west Sanger-Pilot Point Highway."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)

[Trinity River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the Trinity River flood at noon. In the photograph, telephone poles rise out of the water. Text on the back of the photograph reads: "May 5, 1935. Noon. Looking northeast from west end of most eastern trestle No. 2026."
Date: May 5, 1935
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)