[Devastation in Corpus Christi after a Hurricane] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Devastation in Corpus Christi after a Hurricane]

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

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of the damaged area of Corpus Christi after the hurricane of 1919. There is an inscription on the back of the photo that reads: " The corner just a block north of the city drug store (you know it is about a half block north of our store) See how nice the houses in the background look up there on the bluff out of harms way."
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 9 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Natural Disasters - Floods
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Natural Disasters - Hurricanes
  • Keyword: storm damage
  • Keyword: damaged buildings

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Nueces County - Corpus Christi
  • 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: 1748VV

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo