[Women Christening Ship "Catatumbo"]

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Photograph of five women and one man standing in front of the ship, "Catatumbo." The women are christening the ship. All of the women are dressed in fur coats and hats; one women is holding a bunch of roses.

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

Creation Information

Business Men's Studio Creation Date: Unknown.

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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 38 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, including photographs of early citizens, homes, churches, and schools; as well as business concerns such as shipping, farming, lumber mills, and oil exploration. 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 five women and one man standing in front of the ship, "Catatumbo." The women are christening the ship. All of the women are dressed in fur coats and hats; one women is holding a bunch of roses.

Physical Description

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 6, 2008, 4:40 p.m.

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  • Feb. 27, 2017, 7:33 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Business Men's Studio. [Women Christening Ship "Catatumbo"], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth37883/: accessed March 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Heritage House Museum.