You limited your search to:

  Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2009
[Sabine Hotel]

[Sabine Hotel]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Sabine Hotel. The building is several stories high, and has a porch that stretches the entire length. A group of people are standing on the porch, and a group of horse-drawn carriages are parked along a circle driveway in front of the hotel. Text below the photograph says "Sabine Hotel 1897-1903." Sabine Hotel was owned by Stilwell.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[First National Bank]

[First National Bank]

Date: 196?
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of an interior view of First National Bank. Several bouquets of flowers are displayed along the lobby. The flowers are sitting on tables, counters, and in stands.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Women at Gates Memorial Library]

[Women at Gates Memorial Library]

Date: 1905~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an interior view of Gates Memorial Library at Lamar State College - Port Arthur campus. A group of eight women are sitting at a table reading; they are identified as students in a library science class. They are researching the Reader's Guide for data. In the center of the table, there is a lamp and a row of books. In the background, there are bookshelves full of books.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Chamber of Commerce Cruise]

[Chamber of Commerce Cruise]

Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of the Port Arthur, TX Chamber of Commerce preparing for a cruise on a yacht identified as, "Ilderim Baltimore." A line of men, all in shirt and tie, are leaning against the side rail of the boat. Several life boats are tied to metallic arms above the boat's awning. A life-preserver on the side of the yacht bears the boat's name.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[John R. Adam Department Store]

[John R. Adam Department Store]

Date: 1914
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a an exterior view of a building identified as John R. Department Store on the corner of Fifth Street and Austin Avenue. Text along the building says "Groceries Hardware And Ship Chandlery Plymoth Cordage Steam...." In front of the building, there are three people standing and one person bending over in front of a store display window.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Bluestein Department Store]

[Bluestein Department Store]

Date: 196?
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Bluestein Department Store, on the 600 block of Procter Street. The brick building is several stories high, and a sign says "Bluestein's" on the side of the building. Several people are walking on its sidewalks, and cars are parked along its curb. Cars are also driving down the street. The store was owned and operated by Frank Bluestein (President), Leon Bluestein (Vice-President), and Maurice H. Born (Secretary-Treasurer).
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Banquet Honoring John W. Gates]

[Banquet Honoring John W. Gates]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a banquet in Port Arthur, TX. Numerous men are pictured standing around a banquet table. All are dressed in formal attire. Another small group of people is standing at the top left on a staircase. Each man is numbered. Number Eleven is identified as Arthur Stilwell, founder of Port Arthur.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Hampton Ambulance]

[Hampton Ambulance]

Date: 193?
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a Hampton Company ambulance. The windows of the vehicle say, "Hampton Ambulance." A man posing with the ambulance is identified as Harry J. Dominique, a driver. In the background, there is a building with a sign that says, "Hampton Company." Undertaker services were located on 2105 Procter Street.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Texas Library Association Conference]

[Texas Library Association Conference]

Date: 1948
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two men and three women at a Texas Library Association (T. L. A.) conference. From the left to right, the people are identified as Z. T. Fortescue (Superintendent of Port Arthur Independent School District), Buster Crow (Port Arthur Mayor), Arless B. Nixon (T. L. A. President), the Assistant Librarian of San Antonio Library, and Pearle Burr (Tyrell Public Library). In the background, there is a group of people on board "Ava," a Texaco Company yacht.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[First National Bank]

[First National Bank]

Date: 1914~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an exterior view of a building identified as the First National Bank. The building is two stories high, and an awning hangs from it over the sidewalk. A man and woman are walking into the door. In the foreground, there are other people walking and utility poles along the sidewalk. Horse-drawn carriages parked along the curb.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library