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  Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
 Resource Type: Photograph
 Decade: 1960-1969
[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
[Texaco Laboratory Expansion]

[Texaco Laboratory Expansion]

Date: 1969
Creator: Watkins Studio
Description: Photograph of a Texaco (Texas Company) plant in Port Arthur, Texas, consisting of several long buildings set around an inner square. The expansion area is to the left with large piles of dirt and noticeable rectangular sections where buildings are to be constructed. Tanks for storage of petroleum products are in the far right background.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Texaco Laboratory Expansion]

[Texaco Laboratory Expansion]

Date: July 1967
Creator: Watkins Studio
Description: Photograph of Texaco Island on the Sabine-Neches Canal in Port Arthur, Texas. The island is covered in petroleum storage containers and several large tankers are in dock in the water behind the island. Tugboats are also pushing barges through the entrance into the canal.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[USS Kula Gulf]

[USS Kula Gulf]

Date: 1969
Creator: Watkins Studio
Description: Photograph of the aircraft carrier USS Kula Gulf, sailing on the Sabine-Neches Canal in Port Arthur, Texas. No aircraft are visible on the deck.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Kansas City Southern Train Schedule]

[Kansas City Southern Train Schedule]

Date: May 10, 1968
Creator: Watkins Studio
Description: Photograph of the Kansas City Southern train schedule for May 10, 1968 in Port Arthur, Texas. The schedule shows the arrival and departure times for a train called "The Flying Crow." The board is posted on a wall next to a large window.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Thomas Jefferson High School]

[Thomas Jefferson High School]

Date: September 10, 1969
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Thomas Jefferson High School on Jefferson Drive. In the foreground, there are tennis courts and a football field, with a parking lot separating the two. In the background, there are buildings. Thomas Jefferson High School was opened in 1959.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Lewis Drive Construction]

[Lewis Drive Construction]

Date: 1962
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of construction on Lewis Drive. Four men holding shovels are standing on a section of road with no pavement. A truck and construction machinery are to the right side of the men on a paved section of the road. In the background, there are other workers and trucks.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Music of the Sea Memorial Fountain]

[Music of the Sea Memorial Fountain]

Date: 1964~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Music of the Sea Memorial Fountain at Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse. A human figure leaning over and holding a shell to its ear is in the center of the fountain. Jets of water are spraying towards it. It was presented to the city in 1940 by Edith Smith Norton (Mrs. Charles R.) in memory of her father, Charles Eugene Smith. It was created by artist, Henry Hudson Kitson.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Auditorium Construction]

[Auditorium Construction]

Date: December 12, 1969
Creator: Watkins Studio
Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the construction of an auditorium for Stephen F. Austin High School. In the lower-left of the photograph, there is a metal frame for the building and other construction equipment.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Municipal Building]

[Municipal Building]

Date: February 1966
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a building identified as the Municipal Building on Lakeshore Drive and Dallas Avenue. A staircase leads to the entrance, and text says "Municipal Building" above it. In the foreground, an unidentified man is standing in between two trees.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
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