[Photograph of Seaside Hotel and Debris] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Photograph of Seaside Hotel and Debris]

Creator

  • Photographer: Shirkey, Marie
    Creator Type: Personal

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 destruction at the Seaside Hotel in Corpus Christi after the hurricane of 1919. Inscription on the back of the photo, "This is the Seaside Hotel - one of the oldest in town. In front of it is where that pretty big salt cedar arbor was. You can see what there is left. Notice how the sidewalk is even torn up. This hotel was also one of those buildings covered with concrete. Only one of the pretty palms in front is left."
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 11 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Natural Disasters - Hurricanes
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Natural Disasters - Floods
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Hotels
  • Keyword: storms

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: 1748X
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth28982

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo