[Shell Piles in Aransas County]

Description:

Cropped copy-photograph of shell piles in Aransas County. A car is parked on a road to the left of the piles. In front of them, there is a pool of water. In the background, there is a piece of construction machinery. Shell was used to build streets in 1920s and 1930s before paving techniques were used.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Aransas County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Bell/Whittington Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 30
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Aransas County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Cropped copy-photograph of shell piles in Aransas County. A car is parked on a road to the left of the piles. In front of them, there is a pool of water. In the background, there is a piece of construction machinery. Shell was used to build streets in 1920s and 1930s before paving techniques were used.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 14 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): shells | piles | construction
Partner:
Bell/Whittington Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BWPL_BW0132
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1-B5
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth104991
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image