Debris After Tornado

Description:

Photograph of large piles of debris that includes fallen walls, wooden boards, and tree limbs after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. On the left side of the frame is an old car and in the background a two-story building. On the right side of the frame is a road and several vehicles. There are many bare trees throughout the photograph.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Lipscomb County
Creation Date: April 1947
Partner(s):
Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 25
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 1947
  • Digitized: February 11, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Lipscomb County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 9, 1947
Description:

Photograph of large piles of debris that includes fallen walls, wooden boards, and tree limbs after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. On the left side of the frame is an old car and in the background a two-story building. On the right side of the frame is a road and several vehicles. There are many bare trees throughout the photograph.

Note:

Located within an envelope that reads "Higgins and Storm Picture Negatives," on the front and on the back, "Tornado Pictures, 1947, Glazier maby Higgins, Negatives".

Physical Description:

One photographic negative, b&w: 2.5 cm x 1.5 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Cars | Old Cars | Debris | Trees | Wooden Beams | Wooden Boards | Wooden Planks | Fallen Walls | Buildings | Two-Story Buildings | Tornado Damages
Partner:
Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1998.2.74J_05
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35904
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public