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
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
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
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
Fallen Silo After Tornado

Fallen Silo After Tornado

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a fallen silo after the Higgins/Glazier, Texas Tornado. There is a man wearing a leather jacket and hat looking at the silo. On the ground is debris.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
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
Fallen Tree, Damaged Car, and Scattered Debris

Fallen Tree, Damaged Car, and Scattered Debris

Date: April 9, 1947
Creator: McMurry, J.W.
Description: Photograph of a large tree that has fallen on a vehicle because of the Higgins/Glazier, Texas tornado. In the foreground is scattered barrels, debris, wooden planks, and appliances. In the background are telephone poles and stripped trees.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
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
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
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