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  Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
 Decade: 1950-1959
 Language: English
April 1959, Fire Destroyed the Port Arthur YMCA Building

April 1959, Fire Destroyed the Port Arthur YMCA Building

Date: April 1959
Creator: Cricchio Studio
Description: Photograph of the remains of the burned YMCA building in Port Arthur, Texas, 1959. All that's left are twisted steel I-beams, charred wood, and stone. Firemen can be seen working in the wreckage.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
April 1959, YMCA Burns to the Ground - Nothing Saved

April 1959, YMCA Burns to the Ground - Nothing Saved

Date: April 1959
Creator: Cricchio Studio
Description: Photograph of the remains of the YMCA on the Southeast corner of Austin Avenue in Port Arthur, Texas, 1959. Fire crews are spraying the wreckage with water. All that remains is a pile of twisted steel I-beams and stone.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Butt End of Concrete Pile after Completion of Driving]

[Butt End of Concrete Pile after Completion of Driving]

Date: May 11, 1951
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of square block of concrete partially in the ground with a rope beside it.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
Closeup of Pile Butt After Pipe Sleeve Driven In

Closeup of Pile Butt After Pipe Sleeve Driven In

Date: May 11, 1951
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of a man in a white shirt measuring a pile after having a pipe sleeve driven into it.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
Closeup of Pile Butt Before Driving

Closeup of Pile Butt Before Driving

Date: May 11, 1951
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of of a pile before driving. A man off-camera is measuring the pile with a sectioned measuring tape.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
Clyde H. Martin

Clyde H. Martin

Date: 1959
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Clyde H. Martin wearing cowboy regalia and posing with a saddle embossed with the words "All Around Cowboy 1959" and "Texas A.M. Rodeo Intercollegiate."
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Decorated Stores]

[Decorated Stores]

Date: 1953
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of decorated stores on a road in Port Arthur, Texas. A few cars are parked in front of the buildings.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[First CavOilCade Dinner]

[First CavOilCade Dinner]

Date: October 14, 1952
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of rows of dinners seated and eating with a head table in the background. On the curtain behind reads "We Appreciate Your Faith in Port Arthur". Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph: "1st celebration of CavOilCade" "Oct. 14, 1952 - dinner to salute oil industry. Became CavOilCade in 1953." "Valuable, return picture to: Lyle Vickers, 300 Plaza Circle, Port Arthur, TX."
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Four Men in Suits]

[Four Men in Suits]

Date: January 30, 1959
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four men wearing suits standing together at a party in Port Arthur, Texas. They are, from left to right, Frank Bryan, an unknown man, Jim Rowland, and Lyle Vickers.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Group in Chamber of Commerce]

[Group in Chamber of Commerce]

Date: 1951
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of men and a few women sitting in chairs at a meeting in the Chamber of Commerce building in Port Arthur, Texas. A man holding a piece of paper, identified as Mack Thomas, stands at the front of the room. Two pictures of ships are balanced on top of full bookshelves, and a photo of a woman hangs on the wall in the background.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
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