[Chaparral and Taylor Streets]

Description

Photograph of debris in the flooded intersection of Chaparral and Taylor Streets after the hurricane of 1919 in Corpus Christi. Inscription on the back of photo,"Corner of Chaparral and Taylor Streets, west from where the Pavilion and Seaside hotels were. Episcopalian Church about at X."

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1 photographic print, b&w : 3.5 in. x 5.5 in.

Creation Information

Shirkey, Marie 1919.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 52 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

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Photograph of debris in the flooded intersection of Chaparral and Taylor Streets after the hurricane of 1919 in Corpus Christi. Inscription on the back of photo,"Corner of Chaparral and Taylor Streets, west from where the Pavilion and Seaside hotels were. Episcopalian Church about at X."

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1 photographic print, b&w : 3.5 in. x 5.5 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

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  • 1919

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  • Oct. 14, 2007, 10:50 p.m.

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  • May 13, 2011, 4:38 p.m.

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Shirkey, Marie. [Chaparral and Taylor Streets], photograph, 1919; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth29036/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History.