[Cars overturned on the beach] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Cars overturned on the beach]

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: 2007-08-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of overturned cars on the beach in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919. Caption says, "Cars left on the beach after the storm. You see how clean it is swept. So many places are swept so clean or are so wrecked that you actually can't tell what they were or hardly tell where you are."
  • Physical Description: 1 photographic print , b&w : 3.25 in. x 4.5 in.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Natural Disasters - Hurricanes
  • Keyword: debris
  • Keyword: Beaches

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: 1748H
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth29028

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo
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