Record Details

[Trinity River at Highway 157, looking west]

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Title [Trinity River at Highway 157, looking west]
Creator Unknown
Date December 30, 1972 1970-1979 Digitized: 2013
Relation Edward C. Fritz papers, 1950s-2008 MARC record: http://libcat.smu.edu/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=2018100 Finding aid: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/smu/00169/smu-00169.html a1986_1371_114_03_34r_hwy157w.tif; a1986_1371_114_03_34v_hwy157w.tif; a1986_1371_114_03_34c_hwy157w.tif
Coverage Grand Prairie, Texas [?]
Description A photograph of the Trinity River from the papers of Dallas lawyer and conservationist, Ned Fritz, which is one of a batch of prints depicting stretches of the river between Dallas and Fort Worth. The pictures were taken in 1972 at a time when the Trinity River, from Fort Worth and Dallas to Galveston, was under threat of canalization as part of the proposed Trinity River Project. Fritz and the anti-canal group, Citizens' Organization for a Sound Trinity, were campaigning to preserve the... Verso: [handwritten] Hwy 157 [arrow symbol] W
Subject conservation of natural resources; environmental policy; rivers; Trinity River; Trinity River Project
Source 1 photographic print: black and white; 9 x 9 cm. Gelatin silver prints; Photographs; Photographic prints
Type Image
Format Displayed as .jp2; uploaded as .jpg Archival scan: 9216 w x 9079 h pixels, 48-bit RGB (recto); 9216 w x 9079 h, 48-RGB (verso) Digitization process: Recto and verso scanned using Epson Expression 10000 XL as 2400 ppi, 48-bit, RGB .tif; recto and verso files combined to make composite derivative and resampled as 3000 pixels on the long edge, 8-bit .jpg
Identifier Box 114, Folder 3 A1986.1371 1972-12-30_hwy157w a1986_1371_114_03_34c_hwy157w_opt.jpg Edward C. Fritz papers, 1950s-2008 http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ned/id/192
Publisher DeGolyer Library Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist University
Rights This item may be protected by copyright law. Please cite the DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University as the source of this file. For more information contact degolyer@smu.edu.

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