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Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. Beside a road, there are pieces of wood, tin, and other debris stuck on and around a fence and trees.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a road with power lines, trees, and debris on each side. There are cars on the road and houses on the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. The scene is a neighborhood with damaged houses and debris. A man is working at an electric pole with a truck on the left. The trees have been trimmed.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a large damaged house with toppled stacks of brick in front of it.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a road to the left of a field of debris where houses stood. There are trees, other houses, and power lines in the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a field of debris with houses, trees, and power lines in the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. Across a street, there is a field of debris with houses, trees, and power lines in the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a damaged house with debris around it and a group of people standing by it.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a building destroyed by a tornado. Some of the walls of the building are still standing. Two men are standing inside of it. In the foreground, there is a row of lawn chairs along a fence; part of the fence is destroyed.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a group of police officers on the side of a road after a tornado. Some of the officers are standing, and others are sitting on motorcycles. Behind them are parked cars. In the background, there is wreckage from the tornado.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of wreckage after a tornado. In the background, there is a destroyed car and building.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a tornado's damage to homes in Fort Knox. The roof of one of the houses is missing. There are two small sheds that have damage on both sides of the house. There is debris strewn about the grass in front of the house. A puddle of water can be seen in the foreground.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of three men and one boy in wreckage caused by a tornado. Two men are standing outside of a doorway to a building that says "Superintendents Office;" the men are wearing helmets, uniforms, and one is holding a rifle. Behind them, a man holding a chair and a boy are standing in the doorway. In the foreground, there is debris across a sidewalk.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of broken and uprooted trees caused by a tornado. In the foreground, there is a road and a puddle of water. In the background, there are damaged houses and debris.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of four men amongst wreckage caused by a tornado. The men are standing around a trailer with debris in it. In the background, there is a destroyed house and other debris.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a man and woman at a concession stand in a gymnasium, after a tornado. The two are facing each other; the man has a red cross band on his arm. The front of the concession stand says "[Coca-Cola]." In the background, there are bleachers with clothing and other items. Two women are learning over the items.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman surrounded by debris after a tornado.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of four women, a child, and a man standing amongst wreckage cause by a tornado. In front of the group, there is a mattress and bed frame. Behind the group, there is a destroyed house. In the background, there are damaged houses.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing outside after a tornado. A group of men are standing in the foreground. Behind them, there is a car that says "The Salvation Army Odessa, Texas" on the side; the car's back and side doors are open. A group of women, men, and children are standing at the back of the car. Wreckage from the tornado is surrounding the group.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a stadium destroyed by a tornado. In the foreground, there is a field of wreckage and puddles of water. In the background, there is a set of bleachers.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of wreckage caused by a tornado. There is a destroyed house with a destroyed car in front of it. An undamaged car is parked beside the destroyed car. In the foreground, there is a man leaning on another car. In the background, there are other damaged houses.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a house destroyed by a tornado. In the foreground, there is debris in and around a puddle of water. In the background, there are other damaged houses.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a group of women in a gymnasium after a tornado. There are behind a table with pots, paper cups, and various bags and boxes of food item. In the background, there is a rack of clothing and a basketball hoop.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of two women and one man in a gymnasium after a tornado. The women are wearing nurse uniforms, and the man is wearing a cowboy hat and long jacket. Surrounding them are tables with clothing and boxes on them. In the background, there is a long rack of clothing, and a basketball hoop on the wall.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library