[At the port in Texas City on August 19, 1915]

Description:

A tugboat, the J.W. Terry of Galveston, can be seen in the lower right of the photograph near the dock warehouses. Products can be seen on the dock, and at least four dockworkers are visible in front of the warehouses. Farther down this wharf are two other ships. On the left side of the picture, a large cago ship is docked. Down the dock on this side, at least two other ships can be seen. On the bottom of the picture in cursive writing is written: "Texas City Aug 19th 1915 - Two days after the storm." In the right hand corner of the picture, "Naschke Galveston" is embossed.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Creation Date: August 19, 1915
Partner(s):
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 63
Past 30 days: 9
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Naschke
Place of Publication: Galveston, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 19, 1915
  • Digitized: June 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
August 19, 1915
Description:

A tugboat, the J.W. Terry of Galveston, can be seen in the lower right of the photograph near the dock warehouses. Products can be seen on the dock, and at least four dockworkers are visible in front of the warehouses. Farther down this wharf are two other ships. On the left side of the picture, a large cago ship is docked. Down the dock on this side, at least two other ships can be seen. On the bottom of the picture in cursive writing is written: "Texas City Aug 19th 1915 - Two days after the storm." In the right hand corner of the picture, "Naschke Galveston" is embossed.

Physical Description:

6.75" x 9.5" b&w photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: moore81-018-36
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth15258
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public