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

Description:

A view of one of the slips at the Texas City port. To the left a large cargo ship is anchored, with another ship directly behind it. On the right of the photograph, in the lower right corner, is the tugboat named J. W. Terry of Galveston. Behind it can be seen a dock and dock warehouse, with several dock workers visible. Behind it, at the end of the dock is a barge and another ship. In the lower right hand corner, embossed lettering reads "Naschke Galveston." Underneath the photograph, written in longhand, is "Texas City - Aug 19th 1915 - Two days after the storm".

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: 69
Past 30 days: 1
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 17, 1915
Description:

A view of one of the slips at the Texas City port. To the left a large cargo ship is anchored, with another ship directly behind it. On the right of the photograph, in the lower right corner, is the tugboat named J. W. Terry of Galveston. Behind it can be seen a dock and dock warehouse, with several dock workers visible. Behind it, at the end of the dock is a barge and another ship. In the lower right hand corner, embossed lettering reads "Naschke Galveston." Underneath the photograph, written in longhand, is "Texas City - Aug 19th 1915 - Two days after the storm".

Note:

[This photograph was taken on August 19, 1915, two days after the storm that badly damaged the Army Camp in Texas City.]

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 9.5 in.

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Subject(s):
Partner:
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: moore81-018-35
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth15259
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public