Collection: Irving Community Lantern Slide Collection
Collection #: 100-155P-18
Date of photograph: 1925
Original lable on slide: "Dallas County, Irving Community, type of housing on small plot of ground."
Description: Pictured here is a farm house in the Irving area in 1925. In 1925, Irving and the surrounding area supplied much of Dallas County with fresh fruits, vegetables, and dairy products. Most of the fruit and vegetables were produced on small truck farms, so called because farmers would load their produce onto their trucks and take it to various markets such as the Farmers Market in downtown Dallas.
Information on original photograph:
glass slide, 3¼" by 4", black-and-white.
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