North Beach Study for the City of Corpus Christi

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Report discussing floods and sediments near Corpus Christi Bay, Texas, based on data gathered between 1927 and summer 1956. It includes specific measurements and analyses, broken into sections under three phase headings: (1) Floods of North Beach: Record, Causes, Types and Probability, (2) Sedimentation and Maintenance, and (3) Area Flood Protection by Strengthening Barrier Islands.

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[16], 120 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Price, W. Armstrong August 10, 1956.

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  • [Corpus Christi (Tex.)]
    Publisher Info: Copies available in offic eof the Zoning and Planning Department, City Hall, City of Corpus Christi.
    Place of Publication: Corpus Christi, Texas

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Description

Report discussing floods and sediments near Corpus Christi Bay, Texas, based on data gathered between 1927 and summer 1956. It includes specific measurements and analyses, broken into sections under three phase headings: (1) Floods of North Beach: Record, Causes, Types and Probability, (2) Sedimentation and Maintenance, and (3) Area Flood Protection by Strengthening Barrier Islands.

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[16], 120 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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  • August 10, 1956

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  • 1927~ - August 1956

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  • Sept. 30, 2016, 8:31 a.m.

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  • N:28.491264, E:-96.610748, S: 27.490852, W:-97.544586

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Price, W. Armstrong. North Beach Study for the City of Corpus Christi, report, August 10, 1956; Corpus Christi, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth791348/: accessed December 8, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .