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  Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
 Language: English
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2009
[Procter Street]

[Procter Street]

Date: 1897
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a view of Procter Street in Port Arthur, Texas. The street is made of dirt, and businesses line each side. A sign on a building on the left side of the street says "Jefferson County Real Estate Co.;" a sign on a building on the right side says "Restauran[t]." A two-story building also on the right side is identified as Bash General Store. The family lived on the second floor.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Ruby Dee Austin]

[Ruby Dee Austin]

Date: 1897
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young woman identified as Ruby Dee Austin. She is wearing a dress and bonnet made out of newspapers. Each panel in the dress says "Port Arthur Herald."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Harbor City Dray Line]

[Harbor City Dray Line]

Date: 1898
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of a group of people posing outside of Harbor City Dray Line. One man, two boys, and one baby are standing beside two mules; to the right, two men and one boy are sitting on a mule-drawn wagon. In the background, there is a building with a sign attached to it that says "Harbor City Dray Line. Hauling & Moving. J. Imhoff Mgr. Phone. 37." Text below the photograph says "1898."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Port Arthur Women's Self-Improvement Club]

[Port Arthur Women's Self-Improvement Club]

Date: 1898
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Port Arthur Women's Self-Improvement Club. From left to right, the women are identified as Mrs. Florence Graham, Mrs. Emma Landes, Mrs. Robert Hogaboom, Mrs. C. C. Blackman, Mrs. C. M. Davis, Mrs. Paul Scullum, Mrs. T. W. Hughes, Mrs. Nels Jensen, Mrs. Charles Petrie, Mrs. Elma Gifford, Mrs. J. C. Reynolds, Mrs. Tom Rice, Mrs. Ed Laughlin, Mrs. Parker, Mrs. Toland, and Mrs. A. M. Rutan. One boy is sitting behind two women.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Gates Model Farm]

[Gates Model Farm]

Date: September 14, 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two unidentified men standing on a plot of land at Gates Model Farm on 3100 Procter Street. Behind them, there is a two-story wooden house with a woman and a man standing in front of it. In the background, there are wooden barns and a silo.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[John W. Gates Fishing Pier]

[John W. Gates Fishing Pier]

Date: 1901
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a fishing pier owned by John W. Gates. In the background, Gates' house is visible. The pier is built into Sabine Lake, and runs to his home on 1900 Lakeshore.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Lutheran Church]

[Lutheran Church]

Date: 1901
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Lutheran Church on the corner of Fourteenth Street and Dallas Avenue. A steeple extends from the front of the church. In front of the church, there are trees; to the right side, there are buildings. Text below the photograph says "Lutheran Church - 1901[,] 14th. and Dallas[,] School Minister lived on 15th. St."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Fourth of July Parade]

[Fourth of July Parade]

Date: 1902
Creator: Cricchio Studio
Description: Photograph of a Fourth of July parade on Procter Street in Port Arthur, Texas. Several men holding musical instruments are marching down the street. Crowds of people are gathered on both sides of the parade. There are several buildings lining the street. In the background, there is an American flag on a pole.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Gulf Park]

[Gulf Park]

Date: 1902
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of houses in Gulf Park. Text at the top of the photograph says "Gulf Park 1902." Gulf Refinery provided homes near the refinery for employees and their families who were critical to the daily operations of the plant.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[July Fourth Celebration]

[July Fourth Celebration]

Date: July 4, 1902
Creator: unknown
Description: Three photographs an Independence Day Celebration. The first photograph features a crowd of people walking amongst rows of buildings. A horse-drawn wagon is in the center of the crowd. Text below the photograph says "July 4th, 1902 Celebration." The second photograph features an exterior view of Port Arthur Cycle Works. Four men are standing under an awning; two men are holding bicycles. Signs on the front of the building say "Port Arthur Cycle Works" and "Bicycles[,] We Buy in Large Quantities, and Can Sell for Less, Than Any One Who Buys 3 for 25[cents]." Text below the photograph says "Bicycle Shop[,] Sixth and Austin - 1902." The third photograph features a group of people gathered around the front of a building. In the foreground, there is a horse-drawn wagon. In the background, there are buildings. Text below the photograph says "Weinstein's Store - Procter and Ft. Worth - 1902."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
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