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[View of a General Motors Building]

Description: Black and white photograph of a tall building at the top of which are the letters "GM". The lower portion of the building is much wider than its vertical skyscraper. Another building to the right is surrounded by evenly-dispersed flagpoles. Directly to the left of the tower is an unidentified object.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Texas Folklife Festival from Marriott River Center Hotel]

Description: Photograph of the Institute of Texan Cultures building and the Tower of the Americas taken from the Marriott River Center Hotel during the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio. Texas.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Stark and Guinn Hall at TWU]

Description: Photograph of Stark Hall and Guinn Hall of Texas Woman's University. The two dormitory skyscrapers are visible over the trees from the golf course.
Date: c. 1978-04
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Tarrant County Convention Center

Description: Photograph of the Tarrant County Convention Center from above. Behind the large arena are tall skyscrapers. The city stretches on in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Fort Worth Skyline

Description: Photograph of the Fort Worth skyline. In the foreground is a barbed wire fence and two cattle. The skyline is in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

I.M. Pei design modern glass skyscraper

Description: Photograph of a Modern glass design skysraper, I. M. Pei design, in down town Dallas, Texas. The turret on the left is on the 1892 Dallas County Courthouse. View from Commerce Street.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Reunion Tower in Dallas Texas

Description: Photograph of Reunion Tower, 300 Reunion Blvd, in down town Dallas, Texas. Five hundred and sixty one feet high, fifty stories, completed the fall of 1978, of steel, concrete, and glass.Part of the Hyatt Regency Hotel complex. Welton Becket and Associates architects. Connected to Union RR Station by an undergroud walkway. A down town Dallas, Texas landmark.Not fully open from renovations April, 2011.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

"The Magnolia"

Description: Photograph of the south west corner of "The Magnolia" hotel, formerly the Magnolia Petroleum Company building, Akard and Commerce Streets, in down town Dallas, Texas. Note the new sign for "the Magnolia" on the corner of the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Magnolia Building

Description: Photograph of the upper front of the 1922 Magnolia Building, facing Commerce Street, in down town Dallas, Texas. Now named "The Magnolia" hotel. The open u-shape of the building faces Commerce Street. On the left is the Akard Street side of the building. Note the "bridge" between two the upper floors. The building is in the Beaux Arts style, only the lower two stories exterior has been altered in the 1950's.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

East Texas Skyscraper

Description: Photographic postcard of the First National Bank, in Longview, Texas, as noted on the back of the postcard. The building was located at 213 E. Tyler, and it was "the tallest building in Longview, reaching a height of 145 feet."
Date: [1950~]
Creator: Culpepper, Cody B.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Longview Public Library

[Right Triptych Panel "iPod"]

Description: Photograph of part of several tall buildings of mostly glass. There are trees lining the sidewalk and the street in the foreground is red brick with inset rails. This image is the rightmost panel of a set of three color photographs for a triptych titled "iPod."
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd, IV
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Joe Clark in Detroit]

Description: Photograph of Joe Clark in Detroit, Michigan.In the image, Clark is leaning against a tree in a tie, buttoned dress shirt, and slacks. A pen can be seen hanging in his left breast pocket while behind him a street filled with cars and skyscrapers.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Skyscraper will replace landmark]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the construction of a glass skyscraper to replace the Andrews building in downtown Dallas.
Date: June 17, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Republic bank fire]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fire at the unfinished Republic National Bank building under construction in downtown Dallas. The fire is believed to have started via sparks from a welding torch.
Date: January 5, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Men of steel]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the construction of a 20-story addition to the Adolphus Hotel tower in downtown Dallas.
Date: June 15, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Fire damages bank roof]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fire on the roof of the Mercantile National Bank building in downtown Dallas. The fire was caused by a cutting torch used during a renovation project.
Date: December 3, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Bob Hope bank]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about dedication ceremonies for a new downtown building in Dallas for the Republic National Bank. Comedian Bob Hope hosts the ceremony.
Date: November 30, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of Fort Worth Skyline]

Description: Photograph of the Fort Worth skyline. In the foreground is mowed grass and a river, in the middle ground is a parking lot and cars, and the background is a line of tall buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Photograph of Fort Worth Skyline]

Description: Photograph of the Fort Worth skyline. In the foreground is mowed grass and a river, in the middle ground is a parking lot and cars, and the background is a line of tall buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth