[Port Arthur Public Library West Side Branch]

Description:

Photograph of an exterior view of Port Arthur Public Library - West Side Branch on 740 West Seventh Street. The building is made of brick, and signs to the right of the entrance say "Memorial Library West Side Branch." The building was constructed in May of 1955 by Straub, Rather, and Howze at a cost of $30,000. It began with 4,285 volumes of reading materials; Mrs. Illen Sessions was a librarian there.

Creator(s): Beryl Crist 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:
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Creator (Photographer):
Beryl Crist Photography

825 Fifth Street Port Arthur, Texas

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

Photograph of an exterior view of Port Arthur Public Library - West Side Branch on 740 West Seventh Street. The building is made of brick, and signs to the right of the entrance say "Memorial Library West Side Branch." The building was constructed in May of 1955 by Straub, Rather, and Howze at a cost of $30,000. It began with 4,285 volumes of reading materials; Mrs. Illen Sessions was a librarian there.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 27 x 22 cm.

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Keyword(s): Port Arthur Public Library West Side Branch | West Side Branch | buildings | Mrs. Illen Sessions | Straub, Rather, and Howze | Seventh Street
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_2_0347
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79598
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image