[Photograph of Corpus Christi Causeway Remains] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Photograph of Corpus Christi Causeway Remains]

Creator

  • Photographer: Shirkey, Marie
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Corpus Christi, Texas

Contributor

  • Donor: Giraudin, Paul, Jr.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Administrator, First Christian Church

Date

  • Creation: 1919
  • Digitized: 2007-08-06

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of the remains of the causeway that once crossed the bay in Corpus Christi after the hurricane of 1919. Inscription on the back of the photo, "X is all that is left of the causeway. What you see there is the railroad track. You remember the causeway was built of heavy concrete."
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Civil Works - Bridges
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Natural Disasters - Hurricanes

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

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

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
    Code: SG07

Institution

  • Name: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
    Code: CCMS

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1748XX
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth28981

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo