[Photograph of Barge "Marie Flood"]

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Photograph of the construction of a large bulk cargo barge. The barge is resting next to a large body of water. There are several buildings visible in the background. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Ocean-going bulk cargo barge 'Marie Flood' built for Gulfcoast Transit Co. completed 2-2-73 540'x85'x45'-3'."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Levingston Photograph Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Heritage House Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 285 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Heritage House Museum

The Heritage House Museum is a living documentation of historic materials from Orange County. The Summerlee Foundation, the Stark Foundation, and private individuals contributed to the digitization of materials from the historic home.

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Description

Photograph of the construction of a large bulk cargo barge. The barge is resting next to a large body of water. There are several buildings visible in the background. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Ocean-going bulk cargo barge 'Marie Flood' built for Gulfcoast Transit Co. completed 2-2-73 540'x85'x45'-3'."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • May 5, 2008, 5:18 p.m.

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  • May 3, 2016, 3:35 p.m.

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Levingston Photograph. [Photograph of Barge "Marie Flood"], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth37417/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Heritage House Museum.