[Life Saving Station at Lake] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Life Saving Station at Lake]


  • Creation: 1900


  • No Language


  • Content Description: Photograph of a life guard station at Sabine Lake. The station has a sign on the front that reads, "U.S. Life Saving Station." A small building is near the station and a dock on the right. There are two poles with many different flags flying on them. There is a handwritten note on the back that identifies the station and dates it at about 1900.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Water - Lakes
  • Keyword: lifeguards
  • Keyword: lifesaving

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Jefferson County
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1900


  • Name: Texas Cultures Online
    Code: TCO
  • Name: Museum of the Gulf Coast
    Code: MGC


  • Name: Museum of the Gulf Coast
    Code: MGC

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: MGC_2004-030-014
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth202274
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth202274


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo