[Aerial view of the Monsanto plant, refinery structures and port after the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

Description:

An aerial view of the port area after the 1947 Texas City Disaster. Refinery facilities, the Monsanto building, the grain elevator and the storage tank farms are visible.
Handwritten in ink at top margin of front of print: "Texas City Disaster Photograph."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Creation Date: April 16, 1947
Partner(s):
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 3,024
Past 30 days: 58
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 16, 1947
  • Digitized: 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 16, 1947
Description:

An aerial view of the port area after the 1947 Texas City Disaster. Refinery facilities, the Monsanto building, the grain elevator and the storage tank farms are visible.
Handwritten in ink at top margin of front of print: "Texas City Disaster Photograph."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas City Disaster, 1947
Partner:
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ntbkb-116
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth11731
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public