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[First National Bank]

[First National Bank]

Date: 193?
Creator: Trost
Description: Photograph of a brick building identified as the First National Bank on the corner of 500 Procter Street and Waco Avenue. The building is two stories high. In the background, there are other buildings. Text below the photograph says "Port Arthur Buildings--Corner Waco and Proctor Aves."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Beaumont Trolley in Port Arthur]

[Beaumont Trolley in Port Arthur]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a trolley car traveling from Port Arthur, TX to Pear Ridge, TX. The car is attached by a long, diagonal pole to an electrical wire above it. The side of the car is lined in windows. Two of the windows are open. The side reads, "Beaumont, Pear Ridge, Port Arthur." The edge of a station platform is to the left of the trolley.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Kansas City Southern Passenger Car]

[Kansas City Southern Passenger Car]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a Kansas City Southern Passenger Car. The car is painted with the words, "Kansas City Southern, Port Arthur." There is a row of windows down the side of the car with shades partially drawn. It is hooked on both sides to more cars.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Port Arthur Jubilee Parade]

[Port Arthur Jubilee Parade]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a parade celebrating Port Arthur's Golden Jubilee. Crowds of people are lining a city street to watch the parade. Large floats are progressing down the street. Parts of downtown Port Arthur can be seen on the parade route.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Snow at Gates Memorial Library]

[Snow at Gates Memorial Library]

Date: January 11, 1973
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of snow outside of Gates Memorial Library. There are columns on two of the visible sides of the building. The snow is three inches high.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Entrance to Pleasure Pier Ballroom]

[Entrance to Pleasure Pier Ballroom]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the entrance to the Pleasure Pier Ballroom in Port Arthur, TX. Three people are standing on the front stairs looking down at something. The main portion of the building has large windows traveling the length of the wall. Several metal barrels are on the sidewalk leading to the entrance.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Sabine Hotel]

[Sabine Hotel]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Sabine Hotel on the 500 block of Lakeshore Drive. The building is several stories high, and has a mesh enclosure around the first floor. A circle driveway leads to the building. Text below the photograph says "Sabine Hotel - 1899[,] Located where Sub-Courthouse now stands (1968)[.] Annex was already built on left[;] Plans were ready for annex on right[,] Burned 1903."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Gates Memorial Library Reading Room]

[Gates Memorial Library Reading Room]

Date: 1925
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Gates Memorial Library Reading Room. Two glass walls surround a circulation desk with a woman sitting on one side and other people standing on the opposite side of it. In the foreground, there are tables and shelves with periodicals; a girl is reading at a table. In the background, there are people sitting at tables surrounded by bookshelves.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Port Arthur Jail]

[Port Arthur Jail]

Date: November 28, 1930
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a wooden building identified as the first city jail of Port Arthur, Texas. There are two narrow windows with bars over them, and several shingles are missing from the roof. Text at the bottom of the photograph says "First Port Arthur Jail 11-28-30."
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Men at Peanut Stand]

[Men at Peanut Stand]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group standing by a peanut stand in Port Arthur, TX. There are several young boys and also men. Four of the group are specified. Left to right, starting with the two consecutive young boys, are Capt. Stephen T. Ward, L. C. "Peanut" Ward, John L. Ward, and Willie Ward. The mobile peanut cart is behind the group.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library