Tornado in Knox City

Description:

Photograph of a tornado's damage to homes in Fort Knox. The roof of one of the houses is missing. There are two small sheds that have damage on both sides of the house. There is debris strewn about the grass in front of the house. A puddle of water can be seen in the foreground.

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: 68
Past 30 days: 1
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 a tornado's damage to homes in Fort Knox. The roof of one of the houses is missing. There are two small sheds that have damage on both sides of the house. There is debris strewn about the grass in front of the house. A puddle of water can be seen in the foreground.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection:
Abilene Photograph Collection
Collection:
Abilene Library Consortium
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 93-08957-124
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth59027
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image