[Buildings destroyed by tornado 1905]

Description:

Buildings destroyed by 1905 tornado. Shows railroad in foreground. Jerry Thompson's book, Laredo: A Pictorial History, describes this photo as damage to buildings of Mexican National Railway, totally destroyed by the tornado.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Webb County - Laredo
Creation Date: 1905  
Partner(s):
Laredo Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 550
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1905
  • Digitized: 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Webb County - Laredo
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1905  
Description:

Buildings destroyed by 1905 tornado. Shows railroad in foreground. Jerry Thompson's book, Laredo: A Pictorial History, describes this photo as damage to buildings of Mexican National Railway, totally destroyed by the tornado.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 17 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): cyclones
Partner:
Laredo Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 37-2_004
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth13290
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public