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[Debris on Chaparral Street]

[Debris on Chaparral Street]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of homes, hotels and debris in Corpus Christi after the 1919 hurricane. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "On Chaparral. X the Tatum house on the corner where the street cars turned to go to Nueces Bay Heights and Hillcrest. XX the Williams Hotel - the new brick hotel neat Rankins."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Woman, Automobile, and Fish]

[Woman, Automobile, and Fish]

Date: unknown
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a woman standing next to an automobile. There is a large fish hanging from the roof of the car. There is a house in the background.
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Damaged two-story building]

[Damaged two-story building]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a heavily-damaged two-story brick and concrete building. Inscription on the back of the photo, "You can see how close this is to the bay - just across a paved street - and see how bare it is all around. This was full of buildings, notice the thick brick walls covered with a concrete layer. This is just across the street south of the Nueces Hotel."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Back of our house]

[Back of our house]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a damaged house in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919. Caption says, “Back of our house. Notice the windows also, where our kitchen used to be. We used to have to go up several steps to get into it, but not now."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Hurricane damage on North Water Street]

[Hurricane damage on North Water Street]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of four or five cottages damaged in the hurricane of 1919 in Corpus Christi. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "These are the cottages on North Water Street - the one near the X is out in the middle of the street. This is a paved street - or was - even if it does look like the beach now."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[The park under water]

[The park under water]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of the park in downtown Corpus Christi which is flooded after the hurricane of 1919. Inscription on the back of the photo, "The park - after people were able to take a few pictures before the water was all down. X is the old Winona Hotel sitting with one end out in the street."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Wreckage out toward North Beach]

[Wreckage out toward North Beach]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of wreckage out toward North Beach in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919.
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Damaged Corpus Christi neighborhood after the 1919 hurricane]

[Damaged Corpus Christi neighborhood after the 1919 hurricane]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a damaged neighborhood in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919. Caption says, “The block (now a sandy bank) back of Miller's. Lichtenstein's & our houses. You know it was full of houses."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Chaparral Street north of drug store with storm debris]

[Chaparral Street north of drug store with storm debris]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of Chaparral Street, flooded with a large pile of debis. Plaza Hotel stands to the right. Inscription on back of photo reads, "Chaparral St. just north of the city Drug Store. X shows the Plaza Hotel (the one across from the park) out in the middle of the street. You know there were buildings all along where the vacant spots are now. The picture covers two blocks. X the Horne Apartments."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Two-Story Home]

[Two-Story Home]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a two-story home with large porch and balcony on the front. A small tree stands directly in front of the house.
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History