Bridge Between Port Arthur and Orange, Texas

Description:

Photographic postcard of the cantilever bridge crossing the Neches River in Southeast Texas. It connects Port Arthur with Bridge City in Orange County. It is the highest bridge in Texas and is now known as the Rainbow Bridge. The card was mailed Dec 10, 1950 from Orange, Texas.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Orange County - Bridge City
Creation Date: c. 1950  
Partner(s):
Heritage House Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 3,826
Past 30 days: 131
Yesterday: 3
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: W M Cline Co.
Place of Publication: Chattanooga, Tenn
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1950
  • Digitized: February 26, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Orange County - Bridge City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Photographic postcard of the cantilever bridge crossing the Neches River in Southeast Texas. It connects Port Arthur with Bridge City in Orange County. It is the highest bridge in Texas and is now known as the Rainbow Bridge. The card was mailed Dec 10, 1950 from Orange, Texas.

Physical Description:

1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): cantilever bridges | Neches River
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Heritage House Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: hhm_01311
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth36701
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public