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Town After Tornado

Town After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of street in a town after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The street is filled with debris, mostly wooden beams. On the left side of the frame is a row of damaged two-story buildings. In front of the buildings is a bus, a few cars, and several people, mostly men wearing jackets and hats. A sign on the building closes to the left side of the frame reads, "...OODS-CO."
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Men Cleaning Tornado Debris

Men Cleaning Tornado Debris

Date: April 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a group of six to nine men cleaning debris after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. On the right side of the frame is a large truck. The men are throwing a pile of bricks into the back of the truck. The license plate on the truck reads, "Farm Truck RB3207 Texas 47". The men wear jackets and some wear hats. In the background is another commercial truck and the brick side of a damaged store with a sign that reads, "Weis Dry Goods".
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
People and Damaged Building After Tornado

People and Damaged Building After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of the Higgins Railroad Depot after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The windows and part of the roof are blown off of the building. In the foreground are railroad tracks and a railroad service cart. Beside the depot are two women in dresses and hats and four men in hats talking to each other. In the background is debris and an old car. The ground is covered with debris.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Truck Damaged After Tornado

Truck Damaged After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a truck damaged by the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The windows of the truck are busted out and the hood is dented with bricks. There is a license plate on the front of the truck. A man in a button-up shirt and cap stands looking at the truck. On either side of the truck is another truck and an old car. Behind the car on the right side of the frame is a truck with a tank that says, "TEXACO". In the background is a damaged two-story building.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
[Destroyed Car and Collapsed Buildings After Tornado]

[Destroyed Car and Collapsed Buildings After Tornado]

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a destroyed car with the words, "Grocery & Market" written on it after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. Behind the car is a collapsed brick wall. On the right side of the frame are three brick buildings. On the left side of the frame are other undamaged vehicles. All over the ground is debris that includes wooden beams and twisted metal.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Debris and Damaged Buildings After Tornado

Debris and Damaged Buildings After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a badly damaged brick building after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The windows of the building are gone and chunks of the roof are missing. In the foreground are large piles of debris that includes bricks, wooden beams, and pieces of metal, as well as a bent pole and a sign that reads, "No Parking Any Time". There are two men in hats on the roof of the building.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Car Dented with Bricks After Tornado

Car Dented with Bricks After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a car badly dented with bricks after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. Behind the car is a row of damaged store fronts. The signs on the stores read, "Weis Dry Goods Company" and "Slack and Wassenmiller Grocery and Market". In the background on the left side of the frame is a group of men with a ladder and a man on top of the store's awning. On the right side of the frame behind the car is a group of men in hat and a boy carrying a broom.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Badly Damaged Building After Tornado

Badly Damaged Building After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a two-story brick building that has been badly damaged after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The windows of the building are gone, window screens hang from the second story windows, and the roof is missing. The foreground is covered in debris, including bricks and wooden boards. A sign on the left side of the frame reads, "Insurance".
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Display at Fair

Display at Fair

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a fair display. The display consists of labeled jarred goods, fruit and vegetables in a basket, two prairie dresses hung up on either side with a painting or drawing hanging in-between them. There are shoes, flowers, and a towel as well. Written in pen across the bottom is, " Bookers exhibit at Fair in Lipscomb".
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Woman With Deer

Woman With Deer

Date: June 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Kate Blau kneeling and feeding a small deer. In the background is grass, a fence, and a house. Typed on the top border is the date, " JUN 60"
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
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