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A Map of Dallas County

Description: Cadastral map of a portion of Dallas County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. There is a legal notice in the upper-right portion of the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1854
Creator: Swindells, J. H.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

A Map of That Part of Dallas County Lying in Nacogdoches Land District

Description: Cadastral map of a portion of Dallas County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region that includes an indexed list of surveys and survey locations along the left side of the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1854
Creator: Swindells, J. H.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Portrait of John B. Jordan, Fire Chief

Description: Photograph of a bust-length portrait of John B. Jordan, Fire Chief. He is wearing a hat, a tie, and suit jacket. The Richardson Fire Department was organized in 1925, when the first water mains were laid. He moved to Richardson in 1917 and had spent nine years before on the Plano Fire Department.
Date: unknown
Creator: Classen Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Portrait of Irene Cain

Description: Copy photograph of a woman identified as Irene Cain (born April 1904, died March 1987). She is sitting a desk with papers in front of her and holding a pen. Irene Cain was valedictorian of her high school class.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library