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Fort_Worth_Expressway_and_skyline.jpg

16 files, last one added on Jun 18, 2013
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Letter_by_former_MH_resident_Arvel_R__Ponton2C_dated_July_292C_1988.pdf

5 files, last one added on Jan 16, 2014
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MH Turkey


turkey.jpg

5 files, last one added on Jun 09, 2013
Album viewed 75 times

Fort Worth flood May 1949


1949_flood_fix.jpg

12 files, last one added on Jun 19, 2013
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Maps


Forest_Park_Rail~1.jpg

3 files, last one added on Jun 20, 2013
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1949_Fort_Worth_Flood__Lancaster_Ave_looking_east.jpg
Fort Worth Flood Lancaster Ave looking east 1949382 viewsLancaster Av. looking east. It looks like cars are stopped and turning around on the Trinity River bridge (1938-39) in the background. The grain elevator was just north of the street. The Stayton is sitting on part of the elevator site.ewing
Flooded_Homes_Near_Downtown_Fort_Worth_in_1949_Flood_of_Trinity_River.jpg
Flooded Homes Near Downtown Fort Worth in 1949 Flood of Trinity River2076 viewsFlooded homes near downtown Fort Worth in the 1949 Flood of the Clear Fork of the Trinity River. Montgomery Wards department store is seen in the distance. A horse is on one of the rooftops.

Flooded Homes Near Downtown Fort Worth in 1949 Flood of Trinity River, Photograph, n.d.; digital image, (http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth27968/ : accessed June 19, 2013), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, http://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room, Fort Worth, Texas.
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flood_1949.jpg
Fort Worth Flood 19492021 viewsAs seen here, Fort Worth residents used boats to navigate the intersection of Seventh Street, Camp Bowie Boulevard, Bailey Avenue, and University Drive -- almost a mile north and west of the Clear Fork.

http://library.uta.edu/spco/timeframes/Images/photos/flood_1949.jpg
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2200_block_of_Harrison_Avenue_looking_west.jpg
Shot around 1920, believed to have been shot from around the middle of the 2200 block of Harrison Avenue, looking west. The two-story house in the distance at right may be 2300 Harrison at the corner of Forest Park Boulevard.160 viewsaltonjim
Fort_Worth_Expressway_construction_in_1953_281956-09-1729.jpg
Fort Worth Expressway construction in 1953217 viewsThe Fort Worth Expressway is now known as Interstate 30.W.D. Smith Commercial Photography Negatives. The University of Texas at Arlington Library, Special Collections ewing
Fort_Worth_Botanical_Gardens_1942-06-07.jpg
Fort Worth Botanical Gardens 1942150 viewsW.D. Smith Commercial Photography Negatives. The University of Texas at Arlington Library, Special Collections.ewing
turley_2.jpg
from ~200188 viewssubmitted by Ben Gutteryewing
Fort_Worth_skyline_1945-11-5.jpg
Fort Worth skyline 1945-11-5146 viewsW.D. Smith Commercial Photography Negatives. The University of Texas at Arlington Library, Special Collectionsewing

Last additions - Historic
Letter_by_former_MH_resident_Arvel_R__Ponton2C_dated_July_292C_1988.pdf
Letter by former MH resident Arvel R. Ponton, dated July 29, 1988121 viewsThis letter was provided by Jamie Johnson, who grew up in the neighborhood. It was written by his grandfather. altonjimJan 16, 2014
Ad_for_Yellow_Cab2C_Fort_Worth_Star-Telegram_centennial_edition2C_Oct__302C_1949.jpg
Ad for Yellow Cab, Fort Worth Star-Telegram centennial edition, Oct. 30, 194993 viewsCourtesy of Brian LuenseraltonjimJun 22, 2013
Ad_for_Montgomery_Ward2C_Fort_Worth_Star-Telegram_centennial_edition2C_Oct__302C_1949.jpg
Ad for Montgomery Ward, Fort Worth Star-Telegram centennial edition, Oct. 30, 194991 viewsCourtesy of Brian LuenseraltonjimJun 22, 2013
Ad_for_Boswell_s2C_Fort_Worth_Star-Telegram_centennial_edition2C_Oct__302C_1949.jpg
Ad for Boswell's, Fort Worth Star-Telegram centennial edition, Oct. 30, 194985 viewsCourtesy of Brian LuenseraltonjimJun 22, 2013
Ad_for_American_Airlines2C_Fort_Worth_Star-Telegram_centennial_edition2C_Oct__302C_1949.jpg
Ad for American Airlines, Fort Worth Star-Telegram centennial edition, Oct. 30, 1949160 viewsCourtesy of Brian LuenseraltonjimJun 22, 2013
Forest_Park_Rail~1.jpg
Forest Park Rail106 viewssubmitted by Mike DanellaewingJun 20, 2013
Fort_Worth_1925.jpg
Fort Worth 192595 viewshttp://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps//historical/historic_tex_cities.html

https://www.tsl.state.tx.us/arc/maps/images/map4010.jpg
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Gray_s_Map_of_Fort_Worth_1885.jpg
Gray's Map of Fort Worth 1885102 viewsCitation: Gray's Map of Fort Worth. Philadelphia: O. W. Gray & Son, 1885.

http://libguides.uta.edu/ccon
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