Crushed Garage After Galveston, Texas Storm, 1915

Crushed Garage After Galveston, Texas Storm, 1915

Date: 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two men and a crushed car amongst piles of debris after a storm in Galveston, Texas. The car is underneath piles of brick and a man in a newsboy cap is leaning on it. On the car are the numbers, "1507". In the background is a large pile of bricks and a man in suspenders, all within tin walls.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Higgins and Glazier, Texas Tornado

Higgins and Glazier, Texas Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of destruction after the Higgins and Glazier, Texas tornado. In the foreground is the shadow of a person wearing a hat. In the center is a piece of machinery covered in dirt. In the background on the right side of the frame are four men looking right. There is also an automobile, a fallen building, and a standing telephone pole.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Two Men and Tornado-Damaged Vehicle

Two Men and Tornado-Damaged Vehicle

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of two men inspecting a badly damaged vehicle after the Higgins/Glazier tornado. The vehicle's top half is crumpled. The men stand on the left side of the frame looking at the vehicle. Both wear leather jackets, one wears a cap and one wears a hat. In the background is a row of trees, another vehicle, and tall buildings in the distance.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Two Men and Tornado-Damaged Truck

Two Men and Tornado-Damaged Truck

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of two men inspecting a badly damaged truck after the Higgins/Glazier Tornado. The man on the left side of the frame wears khaki pants, a leather jacket, sunglasses and a hat. The other man wears a leather jacket and a cap. The truck is upright but the top half is crumpled. In the background are telephone poles, a tree, and an old car.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Overturned Vehicle from Tornado

Overturned Vehicle from Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of an overturned vehicle after the Glazier/Higgins, Texas tornado. In the foreground are shadows of two men, one wearing a hat. Centered is the overturned vehicle. Behind the vehicle is a dirt road with a parked truck.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
[Overturned Car After Tornado]

[Overturned Car After Tornado]

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of an overturned and flattened car after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The car is in the middle of a grass field.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Damaged Car After Tornado

Damaged Car After Tornado

Date: April 1947
Creator: McCurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a damaged car after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The car's door is missing and the roof and sides are badly dented. On the ground surrounding the car is debris which includes cinder blocks, wooden beams, and tanks. There are small trees in the background and even further back is a building and telephone poles.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Destroyed Cars After Tornado

Destroyed Cars After Tornado

Date: April 1947
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two old cars ruined by the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The car in the foreground is upside-down and crumpled. The car in the back ground is badly bent. There is debris all over the ground. In the background are two bare trees.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum