Kemah motel, Sylvia D

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Photograph of high waters covering part of Kemah, Texas. The water covers a street in the foreground, and covers the lots in front of some buildings and the Sylvia D Motel and Restaurant in the background.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Clear Lake Photography Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Kemah Historical Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 198 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Kemah Historical Society

Since 2004, the Kemah Historical Society has researched and preserved the history and artifacts of Kemah and the surrounding Bay Area. They strive to increase awareness of the area's historical and ecological significance by disseminating information actively collecting, documenting and preserving artifacts and memorabilia.

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Description

Photograph of high waters covering part of Kemah, Texas. The water covers a street in the foreground, and covers the lots in front of some buildings and the Sylvia D Motel and Restaurant in the background.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • Feb. 20, 2007, 9:16 a.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2017, 12:06 p.m.

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Clear Lake Photography. Kemah motel, Sylvia D, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth21942/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Kemah Historical Society.