[Aerial view of refinery facilities and the storage tank farm before the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

Description:

An aerial view of the refinery facilities and the storage tank farm in Texas City before the 1947 Disaster. The smoke stack and power house is also visible on the far left. A residential area can be seen on the far right in the distance.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Creation Date: 1947
Partner(s):
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 901
Past 30 days: 8
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1947
  • Digitized: 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1947  
Description:

An aerial view of the refinery facilities and the storage tank farm in Texas City before the 1947 Disaster. The smoke stack and power house is also visible on the far left. A residential area can be seen on the far right in the distance.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ntbkb-003
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth11844
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public