[Port Arthur Jail]

Description:

Photograph of an exterior view of a wooden building identified as the first city jail of Port Arthur, Texas. There are two narrow windows with bars over them, and several shingles are missing from the roof. Text at the bottom of the photograph says "First Port Arthur Jail 11-28-30."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Creation Date: November 28, 1930
Partner(s):
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 217
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 28, 1930
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
November 28, 1930
Description:

Photograph of an exterior view of a wooden building identified as the first city jail of Port Arthur, Texas. There are two narrow windows with bars over them, and several shingles are missing from the roof. Text at the bottom of the photograph says "First Port Arthur Jail 11-28-30."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 10 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): buildings | Port Arthur Jail
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_2_0313
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79562
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image