Overturned Tractor After Tornado

Overturned Tractor After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a large overturned tractor after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. Behind the tractor is a house and beside the house are stacks of sacks. In the background are telephone poles. In the foreground is scattered debris.
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 a trailer with large tires in a puddle after the Higgins/Glazier tornado. There is a shadow in the foreground of a person wearing a hat. In the background are railroad tracks, torn-up trees, a truck, telephone poles, and a damaged building.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
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
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
Texas Town After Tornado

Texas Town After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a row of damaged buildings after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. A sign on one building reads, "Weis Dry Goods Company" and another reads, "Slack and Wassenmiller Grocery and Market". In front of the stores are five cars and one truck. There are eight men standing by the vehicles, all wearing jackets and all but one wearing hats.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Man and Damaged Truck

Man and Damaged Truck

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a damaged truck after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas tornado. The front end of the truck is crushed. The truck is surrounded by wooden boards and planks. There is a young man in a jacket and hat on the right side of the frame. In the background is another man on the left side of the frame.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Man with Damaged Trucks After Tornado

Man with Damaged Trucks After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a man wearing a leather jacket and hat standing in-between two damaged trucks after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. The truck in the foreground has its windows blown out and the hood is dented with bricks. Behind the man is a truck who's roof is caved in. On the right side of the frame next to the center truck is a long wooden beam. Behind the beam is another truck.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
Dog and Duck Under Bush After Tornado

Dog and Duck Under Bush After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a dog and a duck underneath a bush after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. There is debris scattered all over the ground. In the background are leaning telephone poles.
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
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
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