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[Trinity River at Highway 635, old channel, looking south]

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Title [Trinity River at Highway 635, old channel, looking south]
Creator Unknown
Date December 23, 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_17r_hi635s.tif; a1986_1371_114_03_17v_hi635s.tif; a1986_1371_114_03_17c_hi635s.tif
Coverage Dallas, 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 near Interstate 635. 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 Trinity as a... Verso: [handwritten] 1 - IH 635 old channel south
Subject conservation of natural resources; environmental policy; rivers; Trinity River; Trinity River Project; channels
Source 1 photographic print: black and white; 9 x 13 cm. Gelatin silver prints; Photographs; Photographic prints
Type Image
Format Displayed as .jp2; uploaded as .jpg Archival scan: 12592 w x 8841 h pixels, 48-bit RGB (recto); 12660 w x 8841 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 1972-12-23_hi635s a1986_1371_114_03_17c_hi635s_opt.jpg Edward C. Fritz papers, 1950s-2008 http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ned/id/204
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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