[Aerial View of Flood]

Description:

Aerial photograph of the 1915 flood in Port Arthur. The streets are covered in water, and houses can be seen into the distance. The caption on the photograph reads, "Looking west from wireless tower at college. August 16-17 Flood, 1915."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Creation Date: 1915  
Partner(s):
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Usage:
Total Uses: 50
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1915
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1915  
Description:

Aerial photograph of the 1915 flood in Port Arthur. The streets are covered in water, and houses can be seen into the distance. The caption on the photograph reads, "Looking west from wireless tower at college. August 16-17 Flood, 1915."

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): downtowns
Partner:
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MGC_1991-01-0102
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth201896
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth201896
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image