[Burning of the White Elephant Ceremony] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Burning of the White Elephant Ceremony]

Creator

  • Photographer: Parson Studio
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: Located in Port Arthur, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1931-09
  • Digitized: 2007-11-20

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of the congregation of the First Christian Church in Port Arthur, Texas. The large group of men, women, and children are posing in a semicircle in between the church and an unidentifiable building.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph, b & w ; 8 in. x 10 in.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Jefferson County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Religion - Churches - Congregations
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Groups
  • Keyword: First Christian Church
  • Keyword: Men
  • Keyword: Women
  • Keyword: Children

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
  • Time Period: new-sou

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
    Code: SG07

Institution

  • Name: First Christian Church of Port Arthur
    Code: FCPA

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: FCCPA_0004

Note

  • Display Note: "8" x 10", black/ white photo of the church congregation at the Burning of the White Elephant Ceremony, September 1931. The Church was celebrating the fact that they had paid off all their indebtedness of $8,500 on the cost of the church building."
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo