[Parking Lot at Airways Inn #1]

Description

Photograph of cars parked outside Airways Inn at Jefferson County Airport near Beaumont, Texas. The radio tower is visible behind the Airways Inn.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1964.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Edison Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Edison Museum

Located in Beaumont, this is the only institution west of the Mississippi dedicated to the life and times of Thomas Edison. Located in the historic Travis Street substation, the Museum has helped supply the electricity to the city for nearly 100 years. It was created in the 1980s by Gulf States Utilities, who dedicated the building to education.

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Description

Photograph of cars parked outside Airways Inn at Jefferson County Airport near Beaumont, Texas. The radio tower is visible behind the Airways Inn.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

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[Parking Lot at Airways Inn #2] (Photograph)

[Parking Lot at Airways Inn #2]

Photograph of cars parked outside Airways Inn at Jefferson County Airport near Beaumont, Texas. The radio tower is visible behind the Airways Inn. Handwritten note on back says "Airways Inn - Bmt 1964".

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[Parking Lot at Airways Inn #2], EMT_0003, ark:/67531/metapth769454/

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  • 1964

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 7, 2016, 6:02 p.m.

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  • Sept. 26, 2016, 4:06 p.m.

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  • 29.956749, -94.021944

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[Parking Lot at Airways Inn #1], photograph, 1964; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth769677/: accessed April 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Edison Museum.