[Aerial of Texaco Island]

Description:

Photograph of Texaco Island in Port Arthur, TX. Several ships are docked by the shore. On the island are a large grain elevator and a motor oil packaging factory. At the far end of the island, the is a grouping of petroleum storage tanks.

Creator(s): J. C. Watkins Photography
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 302
Past 30 days: 11
Yesterday: 3
Creator (Photographer):
J. C. Watkins Photography

2329 Thomas Blvd., Port Arthur, Texas

Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Era
Oil and Gas, 1901-Present
Date
September 9, 1953
Description:

Photograph of Texaco Island in Port Arthur, TX. Several ships are docked by the shore. On the island are a large grain elevator and a motor oil packaging factory. At the far end of the island, the is a grouping of petroleum storage tanks.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): islands | tankers
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_0134
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79149
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image