[The front lobby of the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth]

One of 37 photographs in the series: Box 150: 8 x 10 Negatives available on this site.

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Photograph of the front lobby of the Will Rogers Memorial Center located at 3401 W Lancaster Avenue in Fort Worth. The room is empty so the stripes of contrasting tiles can be seen in a pattern throughout the room. There is a trashcan against a wall on the right side of the image. Five sets of double doors are in the image, each in their own separate doorways. One set is propped open. The lights in the room are attached directly to the ceiling, and every other one is turned on. Sunlight streams in from the windows that are partially … continued below

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951- [1980..].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to the UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of the front lobby of the Will Rogers Memorial Center located at 3401 W Lancaster Avenue in Fort Worth. The room is empty so the stripes of contrasting tiles can be seen in a pattern throughout the room. There is a trashcan against a wall on the right side of the image. Five sets of double doors are in the image, each in their own separate doorways. One set is propped open. The lights in the room are attached directly to the ceiling, and every other one is turned on. Sunlight streams in from the windows that are partially blocked from view by the columns that make up the doorway. The ceiling has a patterned band around the edges and designs stemming from where it meets the columns.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Original Folder: "Will Rodgers front lobby"

Original Folder: "HP-5 D-7 1-1-1/2-10 70° 7 min 159wol f45 for 45 min"

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  • Preferred Citation: Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection (AR0769), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection

Four generations of photographers, all named Byrd Williams, documented more than 100 years of North Texas history. These materials, selected from a larger collection of family items. are available in UNT Libraries' Special Collections.

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  • [1980..]

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  • Nov. 15, 2021, 7:56 a.m.

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  • Nov. 18, 2021, 4:40 p.m.

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  • 32.745003, -97.367142

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Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951-. [The front lobby of the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth], photograph, [1980..]; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1857517/: accessed November 30, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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