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People and Destroyed Buildings After Tornado

People and Destroyed Buildings After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of two-story buildings destroyed by Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The windows of the buildings are busted out, the roofs are torn off, and there are large piles of debris in front of them. On the right side of the frame are seven men in jackets and hats and two women in skirts and jackets talking to each other. On the left side of the frame is a man, woman, and small girl looking at the group.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Workers Help After Tornado

Workers Help After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of two women in coats and hats volunteering after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. One woman's hat has a small cross on it, the other woman wears glasses. They are in-between a vehicle and a table with food items on it. On the other side of the table are three men in police hats with cups in their hands. In the background are two men in jackets and coats, one is pointing, and a woman in a headscarf. Also in the background are cars and damaged buildings. In the foreground are tanks.
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Destroyed Building and Piles of Debris

Destroyed Building and Piles of Debris

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a demolished building after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The ground is covered in wooden planks and beams, chairs, tires, bricks and tables. In the back are empty shelves standing upright. On the right side of the frame is a broken cinder-block wall.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Man Standing in Debris

Man Standing in Debris

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a man standing in front of a house after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. All around him on the ground is scattered debris and household items. In the foreground is an entire fallen wall with a shower head and knobs still attached. There is a large black area on the right side of the frame.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Man Standing on Debris

Man Standing on Debris

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a man standing in front of a brick building with damaged windows after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. He is standing on top of pile of debris that includes bricks and wooden beams. He is wearing a flannel jacket, hat, and is smoking a cigarette. On the right side of frame is a street filled more debris and old cars. There are two men in hats standing in front of a car.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Fence, Tricycle, Tree and Puddle After Tornado

Fence, Tricycle, Tree and Puddle After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a barbed-wire fence and up-rooted tree after the Higgins/Glazier Tornado. There is a tri-cycle and a piece of metal caught in the fence. In the foreground is a large puddle of water and mud. In the background is a mangled barbed-wire fence and scattered wooden beams.
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Man and Woman in Front of Fallen House

Man and Woman in Front of Fallen House

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of an older couple standing beside a fallen house after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The house is on the left side of the frame. Within the fallen walls there is a bed frame with blankets and clothing hanging on it. The man wears overalls, a jacket, and a hat. The woman wears a skirt, dark sweater, and a head scarf. Behind them are fallen walls and wooden beams. In the foreground is more debris, a bucket and an ax.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Damaged Building After Tornado

Damaged Building After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a damaged two-story brick building after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The windows of the building are blown out and the roof is damaged. In front of the building is a pile of debris with bricks and wooden beams. In the close foreground on the right side of the frame is a partial view of an old car.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Debris in Ditch After Tornado

Debris in Ditch After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a dirt ditch filled with a pile of debris after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The pile contains big pieces of bent metal and wooden boards.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Cows After Tornado

Cows After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of four cows after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. Three cows are lying down and one cow is standing and covered in mud. There is a large field and fence in the background.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum