[Storm Damage on Chaparral Street] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Storm Damage on Chaparral Street]


  • English


  • Content Description: Postcard of storm damage on North Chaparral Street in Corpus Christi, Texas. The damaged building on the right is identified as Horne Apartments. The remains of a new fish market are also identified. Debris is scattered in the flooded street. Text at the bottom of the image says "42 Chap. St." and "[xx]42."
  • Physical Description: 1 postcard : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Natural Disasters - Storms
  • Keyword: Horne Apartments
  • Keyword: fish markets
  • Keyword: debris
  • Keyword: buildings
  • Keyword: Chaparral Street

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Nueces County - Corpus Christi
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1919


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
    Code: SG10


  • Name: Bell/Whittington Public Library
    Code: BWPL

Resource Type

  • Postcard


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: BWPL_BW0152
  • Accession or Local Control No: 3-B3
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth105011


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Epson Perfection V750-M Pro