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  Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
 Decade: 1960-1969
 Year: 1961
[Billboard for Safe Driving]

[Billboard for Safe Driving]

Date: 1961
Creator: Watkins, J. C.
Description: Photograph of Police Officer/Captain Tommy Baxter in front of a billboard for safe driving. He is looking at the billboard with another man in a suit, who is pointing towards it. The billboard reads, "Smart drivers light up at dusk." Writing on the back of the photograph describes the scene and dates it 1961. There is also a stamp that identifies the photographer as J. C. Watkins.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Chamber of Commerce Meeting]

[Chamber of Commerce Meeting]

Date: September 14, 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of men sitting in a room at a meeting of Port Arthur's Chamber of Commerce after Hurricane Carla. A map hangs on the brick wall in the background.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[School After Hurricane Carla]

[School After Hurricane Carla]

Date: 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a school building surrounded by high flood waters after Hurricane Carla in Port Arthur, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Four Men in Front of Helicopter]

[Four Men in Front of Helicopter]

Date: 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four men, including Judge Calivet, Chester Young, and Governor John Connally, standing in front of a helicopter. They hold open a large map, preparing to survey flood damage.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Men at Meeting]

[Men at Meeting]

Date: September 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of men in a room during the first meeting towards getting a seawall in Port Arthur, Texas. A weatherman is standing, and Jo Timms sits beside him, at the front of the room, and there is a map on the wall in the background.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Meeting About Seawall Improvements]

[Meeting About Seawall Improvements]

Date: September 14, 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the first meeting about making improvements to the seawall after Hurricane Carla in Port Arthur, Texas. D. S. Turpin, Lyle Vickers, and Buddy Martin sit at the table at the front of the room.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast