[Bridge over the Brazos River at Rosenberg, Texas]

Description

Postcard image of the first bridge over the Brazos River at Rosenberg, Texas. Bridge has people standing on it. A buggy and two horses are to the far left. Small wood building on opposite bank of river (right of photo).

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1912.

Context

This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Fort Bend Museum Collection and was provided by Fort Bend Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1137 times , with 9 in the last month . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this postcard or its content.

Creator

  • We've been unable to identify the creator(s) of this postcard.

Provided By

Fort Bend Museum

Since 1967, the Museum has preserved and interpreted state and county history. It provides a glimpse into life on the Brazos River through exhibit galleries, home museums, and a walking tour of historic Richmond. Among the Museum's materials are photos of prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation and "Mother of Texas" Janne Long.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this postcard. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Description

Postcard image of the first bridge over the Brazos River at Rosenberg, Texas. Bridge has people standing on it. A buggy and two horses are to the far left. Small wood building on opposite bank of river (right of photo).

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Subjects

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this postcard in the Portal or other systems.

Collections

This postcard is part of the following collection of related materials.

Fort Bend Museum Collection

Photographs of artifacts from the Fort Bend Museum and local area. Materials include images of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

What responsibilities do I have when using this postcard?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this postcard.

Creation Date

  • 1912

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • April 15, 2005, 10 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 3, 2017, 5:58 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this postcard last used?

Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 9
Total Uses: 1,137

Where

Geographical information about where this postcard originated or about its content.

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Postcard

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Enlarge

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Bridge over the Brazos River at Rosenberg, Texas], postcard, 1912; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth900/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Bend Museum.