[Debris From Gulf Tanker Explosion]

Description:

Postcard of the debris after the explosion of Gulf Tanker "Venezuela." The tanker can be seen by the dock in the distance. The caption written on the photograph reads, "Explosion of the Gulf of Venezuela, Pt Arthur, Tex."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Creation Date: April 11, 1926
Partner(s):
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Usage:
Total Uses: 53
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 11, 1926
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
April 11, 1926
Description:

Postcard of the debris after the explosion of Gulf Tanker "Venezuela." The tanker can be seen by the dock in the distance. The caption written on the photograph reads, "Explosion of the Gulf of Venezuela, Pt Arthur, Tex."

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): explosions
Partner:
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Museum of the Gulf Coast
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MGC_2009-8-10-5
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth202331
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth202331
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image