[Streetcar overturned in the road]

Description:

Photograph of an overturned streetcar in the middle of the road in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919. Caption says, “About five blocks north of where we lived. This was taken after Christmas.

Creator(s): Shirkey, Marie
Location(s): United States - Texas - Nueces County
Creation Date: December 1919
Partner(s):
Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 42
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Shirkey, Marie

Corpus Christi, Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: December 1919
  • Digitized: August 3, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Nueces County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
December 1919
Description:

Photograph of an overturned streetcar in the middle of the road in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919. Caption says, “About five blocks north of where we lived. This was taken after Christmas.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print , b&w : 3.25 in. x 4.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): debris | Streetcars
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1748L
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth29016
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public