[Ship Accident]

Description:

Photograph of a ship accident involving the tanker, Pennsylvania Sun. The ship missed the channel through Pleasure Pier Bridge, and collided with piers. Tug boats are freeing the ship. In the background, there is a body of land and another body of water on the opposite side of it. Text on the top-right corner says "& damaged steel dolphins. Damages $ 91,370."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Creation Date: 1966  
Partner(s):
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 134
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1966
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1966  
Description:

Photograph of a ship accident involving the tanker, Pennsylvania Sun. The ship missed the channel through Pleasure Pier Bridge, and collided with piers. Tug boats are freeing the ship. In the background, there is a body of land and another body of water on the opposite side of it. Text on the top-right corner says "& damaged steel dolphins. Damages $ 91,370."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 13 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): tankers | Pennsylvania Sun | Plesure Pier Bridge | tug boats
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_0538
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79428
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image