[Church float in parade]

Description:

Postcard of a church float in a parade. There is a man driving and a boy sitting on the front of the car holding a sign that reads, "First Church Built in Port Arthur 1897 - Now has 33 Churches." There are spectators in the background watching from the side of the road and from a balcony on a house.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Creation Date: 1923
Partner(s):
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Usage:
Total Uses: 30
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1923
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1923  
Description:

Postcard of a church float in a parade. There is a man driving and a boy sitting on the front of the car holding a sign that reads, "First Church Built in Port Arthur 1897 - Now has 33 Churches." There are spectators in the background watching from the side of the road and from a balcony on a house.

Physical Description:

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): floats | churches
Partner:
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MGC_1966-0170-08
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth201827
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth201827
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image