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  Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
 Decade: 1910-1919
[Artesian Park]

[Artesian Park]

Date: September 1919
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of flooded park and surrounding buildings after the 1919 hurricane in Corpus Christi. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "Sept. 1919 - Artesian Park - Looking east from Mesquite St. (La Playa Hotel on left - Tribble's Market - Givens Apts. and house across from it -)
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Chaparral Street with trees down]

[Chaparral Street with trees down]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of houses on Chaparral Street by the Seashore Club. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "Down by the Seashore Club (Loyd's Pier). Notice the pretty salt cedar from the arbor, also another if those big tree trunks. There have been streets here but not now." Written on the front of the photo, "Chaparral St."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Remains of a hardware store]

[Remains of a hardware store]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a heavily damaged hardware store after the 1919 hurricane in Corpus Christi. Brick walls have been demolished by the storm. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "What is left of a hardware and implement store on Water Street." and "E.H. Caldwell Hdw. and Impl. The family company is still in business on Agnes Street - 1983 Bob Clark" Also a note , "Cotton bales are some of hundreds that washed in from the compress on Municipal Wharf - on waves they battered the downtown. C.L. Baskin"
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Given's house and Seaside Hotel]

[Given's house and Seaside Hotel]

Date: September 1919
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a house and a hotel that sustained damage from the 1919 hurricane in Corpus Christi. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "Sept. 1919 - Cor. Chap. and Taylor Sts. Royal Givens house (on corner) and all that's left of Seaside Hotel - the bay is to the right of the picture."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Chaparral and Taylor Streets]

[Chaparral and Taylor Streets]

Date: September 1919
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of debris and damage left from the 1919 hurricane in Corpus Christi. Inscribed on the back of the photo, " Sept. 1919, Corner of Chaparral and Taylor Streets - Looking toward bluff - the wrecked house in the foreground was the Cross Studio."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Back of Winona Hotel and Tribble's Meat Market]

[Back of Winona Hotel and Tribble's Meat Market]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of buildings damaged in the 1919 hurricane in Corpus Christi. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "Back of the Winona Hotel and Tribble's Meat Market."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Magnolia Petroleum Co. and debris from hurricane]

[Magnolia Petroleum Co. and debris from hurricane]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of the Magnolia Petroleum Company, a two-story home and debris from the 1919 hurricane in Corpus Christi. Inscribed on the back of the photo, "On Mesquite Street near the State Hotel."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Orchard and garden]

[Orchard and garden]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of an unidentified orchard and garden in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919. The garden is not flooded at time of photograph. Flowers are visible in foreground, strawberries to left, and about ten different kinds of trees including pepper and acacia. River is visible from back door looking north.
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Wreckage of the causeway in Nueces Bay]

[Wreckage of the causeway in Nueces Bay]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of Nueces Bay after the 1919 hurricane. Inscription on the back of photo, "Wreckage of the causeway - way out in Nueces Bay."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[Our house]

[Our house]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a house that has been heavily damaged by a hurricane in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1919. Several windows, fences, and pieces of the house are broken and strewn about the area.
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
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