[Home of Niels Hansen in Danevang]

[Home of Niels Hansen in Danevang]

Date: 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of a two-story house, belonging to Niels Hansen, and its surrounding lawn after a hurricane. The yard, which is flooded with water, has some large tree branches strewn about it.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[Danevang Community Hall After Hurricane in 1945]

[Danevang Community Hall After Hurricane in 1945]

Date: 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of Danevang Community Hall after damages incurred during the hurricane that hit the town in 1945. Visible from two-point perspective, the building has a few missing shingles on its roof and some broken windowpanes, as evidenced by a woman who is sitting in one of the window frames and grasping a pane.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
1945 Storm

1945 Storm

Date: August 28, 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of hurricane damage after a storm in Danevange, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. In the image, a building is knocked over on it's side against the telephone office. The other two buildings pictured are missing roof shingles and boards.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Storm Damage

Storm Damage

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of tornado damage to the Joy Theater and Dennis Building in Waco, Texas. The two buildings are completely destroyed. A group of people gathers in front on foot and in trucks.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Storm Damage

Storm Damage

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of tornado damage to Austin Street between 3rd and 4th. Several buildings stand with facades roofs torn off. Beyond is a taller building that seems undamaged.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Downtown Corpus Christi after the flood]

[Downtown Corpus Christi after the flood]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of downtown Corpus Christi after the hurricane of 1919. Debris is being cleared in front of the Nueses Hotel, a furniture company and Lichtenstein's store. Inscribed on the back of the photo, " Clearing away wreckage down-town on Chapaeral St. Lichtenstein's have their things out trying to dry them. X is the Nueces Hotel. This is where the water was up in the lobby."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
[House surrounded by debris]

[House surrounded by debris]

Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Description: Photograph of a two-story house surrounded by debris from the Corpus Christi hurricane of 1919. Shingles and siding are torn from the house. Boards and bales of cotton are strewn about the area. Caption on the back reads, "The house and surrounding shoreline in no.19."
Contributing Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
The Storm King

The Storm King

Date: c. 1877
Creator: Geers, C.W.
Description: A storm destroys buildings and damages others on April 12, 1877. Details of the storm damage and information about the Denton Monitor are also included.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Thunderstorms

Thunderstorms

Date: January 1970
Creator: Turgeon; Sukalski; Burdick, R. L. & McKinney, S. A.
Description: This booklet gives an overview of thunderstorms as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes information about "Factors necessary for thunderstorm formation, structures, types and dangers of thunderstorms, [and] flight techniques." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Mountain Circulation

Mountain Circulation

Date: December 1970
Creator: Snyder, Henry W.
Description: This booklet gives an overview of mountain circulation as it relates to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes information to "Identify mountain circulation patterns, flight hazards, and recommended flight procedures for mountainous operations." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
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