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Lake in a Canyon

Description: Copy negative of two images in a 2x1 grid. The top image shows one bank of a canyon with a lake in it. The bottom image has a rock and plants in the foreground, on one bank of a river or lake. The other side of the canyon is visible in the background. The images were taken in an unknown part of Utah or Wyoming.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Unknown Men Fishing

Description: Copy negative of two unknown men holding a line of caught fish between them. They are standing in front of an old automobile in front of a lake. The men are wearing hats, button-up shirts, and wading boots.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men in Fishing Road

Description: Copy negative of five men in boats floating in Lake Don Martin, Coahuila de Zarago, Mexico. One of the boats has "No. 1" painted on the side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of the DeGolyer Estate View of White Rock Lake]

Description: Photograph of the stairway to White Rock Lake from the DeGolyer Estate. Stones in the grass lead to the stairway made of light-colored rocks. Along the lake shore are small trees. A description of the image is handwritten on the back.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of DeGolyer Estate at White Rock Lake]

Description: Photograph of the view of White Rock Lake at DeGolyer Estate. A grassy field and trees are in the foreground; the lake and opposite shore can be seen through the trees. A stamp on the back names the image as an official staff photo from the city of Dallas.
Date: August 19, 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of a Tent at White Rock Lake]

Description: Photograph of a tent at White Rock Lake. The light-colored canvas is stretched across a wooden structure and door. A large pipe is putting out smoke from a fireplace or stove inside the tent.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Photograph of Lake Cliff]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Lake Cliff and the surrounding area. The back of the photo states that it was taken by Mr. Bayal.
Date: April 10, 1969
Creator: Bayal, Mr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Greetings from Palo Pinto, Texas

Description: Shown here is the photograph of a postcard from Palo Pinto, Texas. The front has a photograph of a lake, trees, and a dirt road. The back of the card card has "Brown Road Scenes", and handwritten correspondence, that is not presented here.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Photograph of Bathing and Beach House]

Description: Photograph of the parking area for the Bathing and Beach House at White Rock Lake Park. The parking area is surrounded by trees. A small portion of the lake is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[The Mineral Wells Golf Country Club and Lake]

Description: Please note the men in golf attire standing on bank, one of whom is holding a bag of golf clubs. Knee-length knickers with decorated socks were typical golf wear in the Roaring Twenties. Others are lounging around on the bank between club house and lake on a typical lazy Sunday afternoon.
Date: 1920?/1930?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 22, Number 01, Spring 2010

Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "Once Upon A Time in Dallas."
Date: 2010
Creator: Dallas Historical Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

Map of Lamar County

Description: Map of the Prairies and Lakes region covering Lamar County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:100,000 (3000 varas per inch).
Date: 1849
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Brazoria County

Description: Map of the Gulf Coast region covering Brazoria County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:166,667 (5000 varas per inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Stevens, P. W. & Stevens, F. K.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Haskell County

Description: Map of Haskell County, Texas, including the Panhandle Plains region. The center of Haskell County is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: September 10, 1879
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Harrison County

Description: County map of the Piney Woods region covering Harrison County, Texas. The mile marks on the boundary between Texas and Louisiana is indicated on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 1880
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Grayson County

Description: Map of Grayson County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes Region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1871~
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Collin County

Description: Map of Collin County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Orr's Line and the east line of Peter's Colony are marked on map, in addition to the North and South boundary lines of the Memphis, El Paso and Pacific Railroad Reservation. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: July 23, 1862
Creator: Reichel, Robert
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[Titus County]

Description: Cadastral map of a portion of the Piney Woods region covering Titus, Cass, Morris and Marion County, Texas. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1858
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Harrison County

Description: Map of the Piney Woods region covering Harrison County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: June 21, 1871
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office