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[Photograph of Jennie Wood Stilwell]

[Photograph of Jennie Wood Stilwell]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jennie Wood Stilwell. Jennie is the wife of Arthur Stilwell, founder of Port Arthur. This is a profile portrait. She is wearing an elaborate light-colored dress and has an ornate string of pearls around her neck.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Eastern Texas Electric Company Vehicles]

[Eastern Texas Electric Company Vehicles]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of six vehicles belonging to the Eastern Texas Electric Company. On the side of each vehicle is an advertisement promoting the use of electric appliances and GE refrigerators. Several men are seated on the side stoop of each vehicle. In the back is the company's main building. Many power lines are running from the building out.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Photograph of Young George M. Sims]

[Photograph of Young George M. Sims]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of George M. Sims at as a young man. Sims was the Superintendent of Schools in Port Arthur, TX from 1914-1944. He was one of the first to use the 12-year school grade system. He is posed wearing a suit and tie in a formal portrait.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Charles Martin Company]

[Charles Martin Company]

Date: 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of three men standing and one woman sitting in a Charles Martin Company office at Realty Building. They are identified as W. J. Burch (oil inspector), C. E. Booz (senior manager), Elda LaPoint (secretary), and DeWitt Cudd (clerk). Charles Martin Company consisted of deep oil inspection and a steamship agency. The group is surrounded by desks with papers and typewriters on them. There is a set of filing cabinets to the left of the group, and a clock hanging on the wall towards the right. Text below the photograph says "Pictured left to right are: W. J. Burch, C. E. Booz, Senior Manager, Elda LaPoint, and DeWitt Cudd."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Railroad Tracks and Grain Elevator]

[Railroad Tracks and Grain Elevator]

Date: 1976-07~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of sets of railroad tracks leading to a grain elevator in the background.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Dick Dowling Monument]

[Dick Dowling Monument]

Date: August 6, 1963
Creator: Watkins Studio
Description: Photograph of a monument honoring Dick Dowling in Sabine Pass Battleground Park. A statue of a man is on top of a marble pedestal that has three segments containing text. The center portion of the monument, beneath the statue includes a symbol with a star and laurel leaves at the top and text that says: "In memory of Lt. Richard W. Dowling and his men. Texas remembers the faithfulness and valor of her sons and commends their heroic example to future generations. Erected by the state of Texas, 1936." Additional text is in the segment on the right and the left segment is labeled "With Dowling Were" and contains a list of names.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Aerial of Texaco Island]

[Aerial of Texaco Island]

Date: unknown
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of Texaco Island in Port Arthur, TX. Several ships are docked by the shore. On the island are a large grain elevator and a motor oil packaging factory. At the far end of the island, the is a grouping of petroleum storage tanks.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Photograph of Texaco Employees]

[Photograph of Texaco Employees]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two Texaco company employees standing outside in Port Arthur, TX. Both are dressed in suits and wearing hats. They are J. C. McCullough from the Pipeline Department and C. C. Blackman, company superintendent.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Mrs. Frank Trost]

[Mrs. Frank Trost]

Date: 1915~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a woman identified as Mrs. Frank Trost.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Photograph of Jeannine Villemez]

[Photograph of Jeannine Villemez]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jeannine Villemez at the First National Bank in Port Arthur, TX. Jeannine is a teller at the bank. The decorations around her appear to be Christmas oriented. She is standing next to a poinsettia and is holding a platter of cookies in her hands.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
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