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Collection Number: MVF 1-05

Accession Number: 85-11

Item(s): Advertisement (photocopy) for “Irving Plantation” development, c. 1940.

Producer: Slayer and Co., Developers

Donor: City Secretary’s Office, copied by Les Ford, City Secretary, from a copy in Public Works Department.

Date Received: February 1985

Literary Rights Statement

     Permission to publish from the material must be obtained from the Irving Archives, Irving Public Library.

Description

     Photocopy of an advertisement (c. 1940) for the Irving Plantation devedevelopment -“Truck Farms Fit for a King.”  Consists of four pages describing the benefits of owning land in the Irving area and a plat map of the lots, which were located on the south side of the intersection of Shady Grove Road and Hilltop Drive.