Tugboat 189

Tugboat 189

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Tugboat 189 on a body of water. There is a flag on top of the mast and a large gun at the end of the boat.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Tugboat Heading Toward Bank

Tugboat Heading Toward Bank

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a tugboat outside Orange, Texas heading towards the bank of the river. On the boat are several wires, lifeboats and hoses. In the background is the bank with several houses and trees.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Freeport, Texas 1912

Freeport, Texas 1912

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the harbor at Freeport, Texas. There is a body of water running through the ground with two boats docked at the bank. On the right side of the frame is a long ware-house like building and across the water is a water tower.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[A "Schooner" in the Galveston bay.]

[A "Schooner" in the Galveston bay.]

Date: 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph (not the original) of a "Schooner" in the Galveston bay, 20 miles from port, taken from mail boat "Eva" as written at the bottom of photo. The schooner has three sails and is loaded with cargo. Schooner is pulling a smaller wooden boat behind it.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
"Galveston in Texas"

"Galveston in Texas"

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Aus d. Kunstanst. d. Bibliogr. Instit. in Hildbh.; Eigenthum d. Verleger.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Two girls at the beach]

[Two girls at the beach]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Two girls walking on the beach, probably near Port Isabel.
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
[Passenger pier in Texas City]

[Passenger pier in Texas City]

Date: 1912 - 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: A long wooden pier, wide enough to hold automobile traffic, runs out into the bay. At the end of the pier, a structure of some kind can be seen. Electric poles line the left side of the pier. Three women dressed in long dresses and hats stand looking over the rail. Farther down the pier, an automobile and a single pedestrian share the pier.
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico, 1848

Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico, 1848

Date: unknown
Creator: Ensigns and Thayer
Description: Map of the United States, Mexico and Cuba circa 1848. The map shows the Oregon Territory, New California, Missouri Territory and Texas along with other states and territories. The map also has illustrations of events, people and places in the United States, including George Washington.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
A Correct Map of the Seat of War in Mexico

A Correct Map of the Seat of War in Mexico

Date: 1847
Creator: J. Goldsborough Bruff
Description: Map of the Seat of War in Mexico, circa 1847. The map has a written description and illustrations surrounding the land. The map shows topographical data.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Near the port after the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

[Near the port after the 1947 Texas City Disaster]

Date: April 16, 1947
Creator: unknown
Description: Taken out from the shore on the water, this photograph shows huge clouds of white and black smoke obscuring most of the structures on shore. Part of the metal framework of a large dock warehouse can be seen through the smoke on the right, behind the pier & dock structures.
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
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