eBay seller "vintageimagephotos"It's been a long while since we've looked at a historic photo of the city for sale on eBay, and since there are just two days left in the auction, we'd best hustle. Besides, this is an intriguing offering: a beautiful, expansive aerial look-see at Cedar Springs Pla ... More >>
The Marcus House as it looked during construction in 1938On August 11, 2008, Mark and Patty Lovvorn wanted nothing more than to tear down their massive house on Nonesuch Road, the famous manse designed by Roscoe DeWitt for Stanley Marcus in the 1930s. "Energy inefficiency" was the reason offered ... More >>
Galactic ButterflyAs the Friends of Unfair Park can probably guess, there were two good reasons why we suffered through nearly four hours of a Dallas Independent School District board of trustees briefing today. The first: the fate of W. H. Adamson High School, whose historic main building distri ... More >>
From the book: "Storey Stemmons, Trammell Crow and John Stemmons pose prayerfully as L. G.Rainey of Equitable prepares to take over the permanent financing from J.D. Francis of the Mercantile Bank." After the jump, the full press release announcing the publication of THE BOOK -- Dallas/Fort Worth Co ... More >>
The Marcus House, as it looked during construction in 1938 On this slow news day, more blasts from the past -- only, this is history heretofore unwritten. Two weeks ago, Unfair Park broke the news that Marc and Patty Lovvorn were going to tear down the house Stanley Marcus built 70 years ago -- unti ... More >>
South Dallas' history is in danger of being demolished, so why are so few protecting it?