[Flood scene on Third Street in Richmond, Texas] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Flood scene on Third Street in Richmond, Texas]


  • Creation: 1899-07


  • English


  • Content Description: Photograph (copy) of the flood scene on Third Street in Richmond, Texas in 1899. Center of photo shows three men in the water; one submerged to waist, the other two submerged to the neck. A wooden barrel is floating to right of photo. Far right is a partial building with water in it. On left, a man can be seen standing in the doorway of a two-story brick building. Other buildings, utility poles, and trees in background. Written on front of photo: 3rd St. July 7, 1899, No 12. Scanned image and dimensions are of the copy.
  • Physical Description: Height:18 cm, Length/Circumference:25.2 cm, Width/Diameter:


  • Keyword: 1899 Flood
  • Keyword: Print,Photographic
  • Keyword: Third Street
  • Keyword: Richmond, Texas
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Fort Bend County - Richmond
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1899-07


  • Name: Fort Bend Museum Collection
    Code: FB


  • Name: Fort Bend Museum
    Code: FBM


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 1981.034.003
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth1050