[Mary Gates Memorial Hospital]

Description:

Photograph of a building identified as Mary Gates Memorial Hospital on Dallas Avenue and Lakeshore Drive. The building is three stories high, and a flight of stairs leads to the entrance. One woman is standing at the top of the stairs. Two people are standing to the side of the stairs on the ground. In front of the building, there are trees. The hospital was built by John W. Gates, in memory of his mother. It was later used as Port Arthur's City Hall, and then torn down in the 1970s.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Creation Date: 1909  
Partner(s):
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 79
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1909
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1909  
Description:

Photograph of a building identified as Mary Gates Memorial Hospital on Dallas Avenue and Lakeshore Drive. The building is three stories high, and a flight of stairs leads to the entrance. One woman is standing at the top of the stairs. Two people are standing to the side of the stairs on the ground. In front of the building, there are trees. The hospital was built by John W. Gates, in memory of his mother. It was later used as Port Arthur's City Hall, and then torn down in the 1970s.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Mary Gates Memorial Hospital | John W. Gates | Dallas Avenue | Lakeshore Drive
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_2_0367
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79618
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image