Firestone Petrochemical Center

Description:

Photograph of a building site for a Firestone Petrochemical Center. In the foreground is grass leading to a chain-link fence. Behind the fence is a sign that reads, "Site for Firestone Petrochemical Center, Butadiene Plant". In the background are piles of dirt, towers, smokestacks, cranes and wires.

Creator(s): T.L. Gunn's Studio
Location(s): United States - Texas - Orange County - Orange
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Heritage House Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 131
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
T.L. Gunn's Studio

Orange, Texas

Date(s):
  • Digitized: March 28, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Orange County - Orange
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Photograph of a building site for a Firestone Petrochemical Center. In the foreground is grass leading to a chain-link fence. Behind the fence is a sign that reads, "Site for Firestone Petrochemical Center, Butadiene Plant". In the background are piles of dirt, towers, smokestacks, cranes and wires.

Note:

Written on the back of the photograph is, "Firestone under construction". Stamped on the back is, "T.L. Gunn's Studio, Industrial - Commercial - Aerial, 611 Second St. P.O. Box 1093, Dial Day TU 3-4253, ORANGE Night TU 3-4210 TEXAS".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. X 8.0 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Building Sites | Petrochemical Center | Butadiene Plant | Fences | Chain-link Fences | Signs | Towers | Smokestacks | Piles | Dirt Piles | Cranes | Trees
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Heritage House Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: hhm_00492
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth37836
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image