[Aftermath of 1900 Galveston storm, storm victims' bodies on a barge]

Description:

Photo on cardboard mat. Aftermath of 1900 Galveston storm. 700 bodies were carried to sea by barge. Six men on a barge littered with bodies. Bottom fourth of photo is whited out (possible obstruction to camera).

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
Creation Date: 1900
Partner(s):
Fort Bend Museum
Collection(s):
Fort Bend Museum Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 332
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 2
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1900
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1900  
Description:

Photo on cardboard mat. Aftermath of 1900 Galveston storm. 700 bodies were carried to sea by barge. Six men on a barge littered with bodies. Bottom fourth of photo is whited out (possible obstruction to camera).

Note:

71.57.2 Wedding Bouquet-Deaccessioned 11-24-84

Physical Description:

Height:12.5 cm, Length/Circumference:12.5 cm, Width/Diameter:

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): photographic prints
Partner:
Fort Bend Museum
Collection:
Fort Bend Museum Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1971.057.007e
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth121
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public