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[Men and Women on the Steps of the First Christian Church in Port Arthur, Texas]

Description:

Photograph of a large group of men, women, and children posing on the balcony and steps of the First Christian Church in Port Arthur, Texas.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Creation Date: 1946
Partner(s):
First Christian Church of Port Arthur
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 119
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1946
  • Digitized: November 20, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Photograph of a large group of men, women, and children posing on the balcony and steps of the First Christian Church in Port Arthur, Texas.

Note:

"Winnie Vaught (right balcony last girl), between 1940-1949 (1946)"

"8" x 20", brown tone image, taken on steps of FCC, 5th Street, about 1943-1944. Some of those on front row are: left to right, Ola Mae (Benson) Keating with daughter Patricia, women in light-colored suit is Gertrude Hunter, standing directly behind her left shoulder is her husband, Tom Hunter; lady in black dress and hat is Maude Blitch; next lady is Mozelle Phillips and her husband is standing directly behind her; man in suit in middle of front row is Martin Dooley and his wife, Clarice, is standing directly behind him; lady in printed dress on front row not known, do not know lady in black dress; lady next to her in black hat and light-colored dress holding infant is Osene Neel; lady sitting on church pillar holding small child is Bill Kettrick with her daughter Carolyn; next to her black dress, hat, and long black gloves is Grace Foote; then Mrs. Irene Anglemyer and her husband, the Reverend Shelvy H. Anglemyer church minister."

Physical Description:

1 photograph, b & w ; 8 in. x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): First Christian Church | Men | Women | Children
Partner:
First Christian Church of Port Arthur
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FCCPA_0002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth34947
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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