[Port Arthur City Hall]

Description

Photograph of the exterior of a building identified as Port Arthur City Hall at 444 Fourth Street. The building is several stories high. There is an awning extending over a driveway on one side with a car underneath it. In the foreground, there is a yard with trees, shrubs, and park lights. In the bottom right corner of the photograph, "Watkins Studio" is embossed.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 27 x 22 cm.

Creation Information

Watkins Studio July 15, 1978.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by Port Arthur Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 100 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photographer

  • Watkins Studio 2329 Thomas Boulevard Port Arthur, Texas 77640 ; Phone YU 2-366

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Port Arthur Public Library

The Port Arthur Public Library provides this East Texas city with access to information and various educational programs. The Friends of the Port Arthur Public Library, a nonprofit local organization, aids the library financially.

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Description

Photograph of the exterior of a building identified as Port Arthur City Hall at 444 Fourth Street. The building is several stories high. There is an awning extending over a driveway on one side with a car underneath it. In the foreground, there is a yard with trees, shrubs, and park lights. In the bottom right corner of the photograph, "Watkins Studio" is embossed.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 27 x 22 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

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Creation Date

  • July 15, 1978

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 20, 2010, 6:28 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 13, 2010, 9:45 a.m.

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Watkins Studio. [Port Arthur City Hall], photograph, July 15, 1978; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth79443/: accessed September 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Port Arthur Public Library.