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    Billie Cooper Collection

    Summary: A collection of five black and white photographs, 5 by 4 inches, taken by Mrs. Lela Akins, donor's mother on Tuesday, May 17, 1949, after the flooding of the Trinity River.
    • Letter: Note accompanying the photographs from donor
    • Photograph: Paddock Viaduct looking west, Texas Electricplant seen to right, Henderson Street bridge, Montgomery Ward building, and E. G. Rall Grain Company elevators seen in distance
    • Photograph: West Lancaster Street bridge over Foch Street, looking west. Will Rogers Center tower and Van Zandt School
    • Photograph: Looking west from West 7th Street bridge by Trinity Park, Montgomery Ward building seen
    • Photograph: Looking north along Foch Street from W. Lancaster Ave.
    • Photograph: Looking south from West 7th Street bridge: Lancaster bridge in distance; Holly Water Treatment plant to left