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  Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
 Decade: 1960-1969
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2006
[The Angel statue at Memorial Park honoring the Texas City firefighters lost in the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

[The Angel statue at Memorial Park honoring the Texas City firefighters lost in the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

Date: 1960~
Creator: unknown
Description: A close-up photograph of the Italian marble angel statue in Memorial Park which honors the Texas City firefighters killed in the 1947 Texas City Disaster. An angel stands on a pedestal with an inscription which is covered by a bouquet of flowers sitting on the ground. Behind the statue, part of the reflecting pool and another monument can be seen. On the back of the photograph is the following caption: "An Italian marble angel honors the Texas City Firefighters lost in the explosion."
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
[Helen Edmunds Moore in her later years]

[Helen Edmunds Moore in her later years]

Date: 1962 - 1968
Creator: Verrett, Dr.
Description: A close-up photograph of Helen Moore in her later years. Mrs. Moore is wearing a tweed coat over a sweater. She is sitting down and has a black purse by her side. She wears a black beret-type hat and is wearing glasses. On the back of the photograph is written: "Taken by Dr. Verrett."
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
[Memorial Park in Texas City]

[Memorial Park in Texas City]

Date: c. 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: A view of Memorial Park from outside the wall. The angel statue and the monument near the reflecting pool can be seen in the distance. Near the monument, several men are standing. A grounds-keeping truck is visible in the distance.
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
[Memorial Park in Texas City]

[Memorial Park in Texas City]

Date: c. 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: A view of the reflecting pool at Memorial Park. A monument stands at the far right, but the wording on the monument is not readable. In the background is a truck with four men working on landscaping around one of the walks.
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
[Memorial Park in Texas City]

[Memorial Park in Texas City]

Date: c. 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: A view of the reflecting pool at Memorial Park taken near the walkway and monument. Across the road can be seen houses and businesses.
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
[A young girl carrying flowers at a memorial service for victims of the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

[A young girl carrying flowers at a memorial service for victims of the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

Date: c. 1960 - 1969
Creator: unknown
Description: A young girl dressed in good clothes holds a spray of flowers to place on a memorial in Memorial Park, recognizing the victims of the 1947 Texas City Disaster. She stands between a raised plaque and the anchor monument in the park. In the background, other persons attending the memorial service can be seen.
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library