Cotton year in Killeen, Texas Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title Cotton year in Killeen, Texas

Date

  • Creation: c. 1905 - 1906
  • Digitized: 2006-04

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph, taken 1905 or 1906, depicts cotton loaded on a railroad car. A group of men stand atop the bales and alongside on a platform; men sit in two horse-drawn drays next to the pile of bales. The caption for the photograph reads: Loading bales of cotton on flat cars at Santa Fe Station in a bumper cotton year. Two-wheeled drays (left) hauled bales from cotton yard located in the 400 block of Avenue D.
  • Physical Description: 40 x 50 cm., b&w.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Processing and Storage - Cotton Gins
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Cotton manufacture - Texas - Killeen.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Killeen (Tex.) - History - Photographs.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bell County - Killeen
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Start Date: 1905
  • End Date: 1906

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2006
    Code: SG06

Institution

  • Name: Killeen City Library System
    Code: KCT

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Betterlight Super8k