RARE COLOR PHOTO OF THE 1949 FORT WORTH TEXAS FLOOD

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  • Item Category: Fine Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 18,2007
  • Channel: Online Auction
NOTE PHOTO IS SHARPER THAN SCAN. THE ORIGINAL OWNER OF THESE COLOR PHOTOS GE CRANZ HAD THESE COLOR PRINTS MADE IN THE LATE 1950'S. DATE STAMPED ON REVERSE OF PHOTO. THIS AUCTION IS FOR A 3 X 4.25 GLOSS COLOR PHOTO OF THE HISTORIC 1949 FLOOD. RARE SHOT AT FLOOD LEVEL ON 7TH STREET WITH THE 7TH STREET THEATRE ON THE LEFT. EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH SCOTCH TAPE ALONG SURFACE EDGES AND LIGHT SURFACE WEAR. I JUST BOUGHT A SCRAPBOOK PHOTO ALBUM IN A FORT WORTH ESTATE SALE THAT BELONGED TO FORT WORTH BUSINESSMAN G.E. CRANZ. HE OWNED THE HARVEST SEED CO. WHICH IS PICTURED IN SOME OF THE FLOOD PHOTOS. HE ASSEMBLED THIS ALBUM OF PHOTOS OF THE HISTORIC 1949 FORT WORTH FLOOD. SOME GREAT SHOTS IN THIS GROUP. PHOTOS WERE ATTACHED TO SCRAPBOOK WITH SCOTCH TAPE. WHEN I REMOVED PHOTOS T IS SCOTCH TAPE LEFT ALONG EDGES OF PHOTOS. I HAVE HEARD A SOLVENT LIKE BESTINE WILL REMOVE TAPE BUT I WILL LEAVE THAT TO THE WINNING BIDDER. T WAS ONE 1922 FLOOD PHOTO IN GROUP AND SOME COLOR PHOTOS HE HAD DEVELOPED IN THE LATE 50'S. THESE PHOTOS ARE BEING OFFERED AS THEY WERE ORIGINALLY COLLECTED. I HAVE NOT MADE ANY COPIES. 4.00 SHIPPING. WIN MULTIPLE PHOTOS AND PAY NO EXTRA SHIPPING. PAYPAL CHECK OR MONEY ORDER. THANKS MIKE

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