Texas Navy

Texas Navy

Date: January 1, 1968
Creator: U.S. Navy Department. Naval History Division.
Description: A survey of the Texas Navy during the Texas Revolution and the Republic Era. Includes maps, sketches, a list of ships of the Texas Navy, and a chronology. Also includes photographs of 20th century U.S. Navy ships named after Texans or Texas locations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
SS United States/Worlds Fastest Liner

SS United States/Worlds Fastest Liner

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: 1 copy negative of the SS United States liner. Waves are breaking around the ship as it travels through the ocean. The ship is long with two stacks on top. At the bottom of the copy negative is text.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Cargo ship unloading, Houston port]

[Cargo ship unloading, Houston port]

Date: unknown
Creator: Schlueter, Frank L.
Description: Photograph of a cargo ship being unloaded at the Houston port.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Texas Group - Atlantic Reserve Fleet]

[Texas Group - Atlantic Reserve Fleet]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic postcard picturing the Texas Group of the Atlantic Fleet at the U.S. Naval Station in Orange, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Texas Group - Atlantic Reserve Fleet]

[Texas Group - Atlantic Reserve Fleet]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic postcard picturing the Texas group of the Atlantic Fleet at the U.S. Naval Station in Orange, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Texas Group - Atlantic Reserve Fleet]

[Texas Group - Atlantic Reserve Fleet]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic postcard picturing the Texas Group of the Atlantic Fleet at the U.S. Naval Station in Orange, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Four Ships in Canal Locks

Four Ships in Canal Locks

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of four ships in canal locks. Two ships are side by side in the foreground and so are the two ships in the background.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Ferry Boat

Ferry Boat

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a ferry in the coastal area of Texas. A few people are visible on the ferries decks.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Device for Raising and Transporting Vessels.

Device for Raising and Transporting Vessels.

Date: March 23, 1897
Creator: Schramm, Charles J.
Description: Patent for "a new and useful construction of barge having simple and powerful means for raising ships and vessels to a sufficient height so that the same may readily be carried through the water over shallow places or bars, and the barge is also equipped with means for being propelled through the water to carry a ship or vessel, and also for being propelled over a track, so as to act as a combined locomotive and ship-car when carrying a ship or vessel over dry land." (Lines 14-25) Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Ship at Sea

Ship at Sea

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of Battleship 214 at sea. "214" is painted on the hull of the ship.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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