Aerial View of the Firestone Plant in Orange, Texas

Description:

Aerial photograph of the Firestone plant in Orange, Texas. There are train tracks with black tanks on them. There are several spherical towers in the bottom of the frame, and in the center are tall towers. Throughout the plant are streets.

Creator(s): 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: 642
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Gunn's Studio

Orange, Texas

Date(s):
  • Digitized: March 31, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Orange County - Orange
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Aerial photograph of the Firestone plant in Orange, Texas. There are train tracks with black tanks on them. There are several spherical towers in the bottom of the frame, and in the center are tall towers. Throughout the plant are streets.

Note:

Stamped on the back of the photograph is, "Gunn's Studio, Industrial-Commercial-Aerial, 607 1/2 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): Firestone Plants | Aerial Photographs | Plants | Towers | Buildings | Smokestacks | Train Tracks | Railroad Tracks | Tanks
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Heritage House Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: hhm_00490
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth37838
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image