[Cotton Compress]

Description:

Photograph of an early cotton compress in Longview, Texas. When cotton was brought in to Longview, it was left in stacks on the street in front of F. T. Rembert's office. Eventually, the street where Rembert's office and businesses were located was named Cotton Street.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Creation Date: 1900~  
Partner(s):
Longview Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 115
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1900~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1900~  
Description:

Photograph of an early cotton compress in Longview, Texas. When cotton was brought in to Longview, it was left in stacks on the street in front of F. T. Rembert's office. Eventually, the street where Rembert's office and businesses were located was named Cotton Street.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 18 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): cotton compresses
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Longview Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GC0119
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth191264
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image