[Photograph of Passenger Pier in Texas City] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Photograph of Passenger Pier in Texas City]

Date

  • Creation: [1912..1913]
  • Digitized: 2006-06-14

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of a long wooden pier, wide enough to hold automobile traffic, running out into the bay. At the end of the pier, a structure of some kind can be seen. Electric poles line the left side of the pier. Three women dressed in long dresses and hats stand looking over the rail. Farther down the pier, an automobile and a single pedestrian share the pier.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 18 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Automobiles
  • Thesaurus for Graphic Materials (LC): Automobiles - Texas - Texas City
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Water - Gulf of Mexico
  • Thesaurus for Graphic Materials (LC): Piers & wharves - Texas - Texas City

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Start Date: 1912
  • End Date: 1913

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2006
    Code: SG06

Institution

  • Name: Moore Memorial Public Library
    Code: MMPL

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: TCIM-19

Note

  • Display Note: [This photograph was also published on page 25 in Texas City : Images of the Twentieth Century by Collier A. Campbell and Susie M. Moncla, published by The Donning Company Publishers in 1999. The caption there is listed as "Texas City passenger pier, 1912-1913."]
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: UMAX Powerlook 2100 XL