[Aerial View of Water Tower] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Aerial View of Water Tower]


  • Creation: 1974-11-13


  • English


  • Content Description: Photograph of an aerial view of a 500,000 gallon water tower on Railroad Avenue. Behind the water tower, there is a train and an industrial storage lot. Text on the top-right of the photograph says "City of Port Arthur Water tower on Railroad Avenue and W. Thomas Blvd. Built 195. Capacity - 500,000 gallons. Photo - 11/13/74."
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : col. ; 27 x 22 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Civil Works
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Railroads
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Aerials
  • Keyword: water towers
  • Keyword: Railroad Avenue

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1974-11-13


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2009
    Code: SG09


  • Name: Port Arthur Public Library
    Code: PAPL

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: PAPL_0513_01
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth79402


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo