Just arrived - waiting orders, Texas City, Texas

Description:

A group of 24 soldiers, 4 adult males in civilian clothing and 6 boys are sitting or standing in front of a building. A soldier on the far right stands astride a bicycle.

Wording on photo front "Just arrived waiting orders Texas City Texas"

The inscription "Higby photo No. 1310" is written on the bottom right corner.

The building is probably the train depot.

Creator(s): Higby
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Creation Date: 1913 - 1915  
Partner(s):
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 53
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1913 - 1915
  • Digitized: April 12, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1913 to 1915
Description:

A group of 24 soldiers, 4 adult males in civilian clothing and 6 boys are sitting or standing in front of a building. A soldier on the far right stands astride a bicycle.

Wording on photo front "Just arrived waiting orders Texas City Texas"

The inscription "Higby photo No. 1310" is written on the bottom right corner.

The building is probably the train depot.

Physical Description:

1 photographic postcard : b&w ; 3.5 x 5.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas City Army Camp, 1913-1915
Added Title: Waiting orders
Partner:
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: nbphalb_22
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth11523
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public