Sea Ship

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Two photographs on a negative strip, showing images in Los Angeles. The image on the left shows many men building something at the ship yards, and a sign in the background reads "[City] of Los Angeles Berth 232". The right frame shows two docked ships, a large one in the background and a much smaller one in the foreground.

Physical Description

2 photographs : negative, b&w ; 4 x 7 cm., on strip 4 x 6 in.

Creation Information

Williams, Byrd, Jr. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 27 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Two photographs on a negative strip, showing images in Los Angeles. The image on the left shows many men building something at the ship yards, and a sign in the background reads "[City] of Los Angeles Berth 232". The right frame shows two docked ships, a large one in the background and a much smaller one in the foreground.

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2 photographs : negative, b&w ; 4 x 7 cm., on strip 4 x 6 in.

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Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection

Four generations of photographers – all named Byrd Williams – documented more than 100 years of North Texas history with their work. Now, the UNT Libraries have acquired their collection, consisting of over 10,000 prints and 300,000 negatives. The materials include commercial and studio photography, western landscapes, documentary studies, and fine art photography. Family correspondence, artifacts, and a collection of cameras were also donated by Byrd Williams IV.

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  • July 30, 2014, 6:25 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Williams, Byrd, Jr. Sea Ship, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc307477/: accessed September 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.