Tornado in Knox City

Description:

Photograph of three men and one boy in wreckage caused by a tornado. Two men are standing outside of a doorway to a building that says "Superintendents Office;" the men are wearing helmets, uniforms, and one is holding a rifle. Behind them, a man holding a chair and a boy are standing in the doorway. In the foreground, there is debris across a sidewalk.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Knox County - Knox City
Creation Date: 1953
Partner(s):
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection(s):
Abilene Photograph Collection
Abilene Library Consortium
Usage:
Total Uses: 59
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1953
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Knox County - Knox City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1953  
Description:

Photograph of three men and one boy in wreckage caused by a tornado. Two men are standing outside of a doorway to a building that says "Superintendents Office;" the men are wearing helmets, uniforms, and one is holding a rifle. Behind them, a man holding a chair and a boy are standing in the doorway. In the foreground, there is debris across a sidewalk.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): guns | buildings
Partner:
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection:
Abilene Photograph Collection
Collection:
Abilene Library Consortium
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 93-08932-124
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth59002
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image