[Jefferson County Sub - Courthouse Fishpond]

Description:

Photograph of a fishpond outside of Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse. In the center of the pond, there is a sculpture, entitled "Music of the Sea," consisting of a child holding a shell to their ear. It was given to the city by Edith Smith Norton in memory of her father, Charles Eugene Norton, the first mayor of Port Arthur. In the background, there is a view of Port Arthur City Hall.

Creator(s): Watkins Studio
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Creation Date: 1978  
Partner(s):
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 94
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Watkins Studio

2329 Thomas Boulevard Port Arthur, Texas 77640 ; Phone 409/982-4511

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1978
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1978  
Description:

Photograph of a fishpond outside of Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse. In the center of the pond, there is a sculpture, entitled "Music of the Sea," consisting of a child holding a shell to their ear. It was given to the city by Edith Smith Norton in memory of her father, Charles Eugene Norton, the first mayor of Port Arthur. In the background, there is a view of Port Arthur City Hall.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 14 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Jefferson County Sub - Courthouse | Music of the Sea | Charles Eugene Smith | Port Arthur City Hall
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_0552_02
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79442
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image