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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
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
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Copy negative of a group of people in a gymnasium after a tornado. A group of women and men are standing behind a row of tables with paper cups and metal containers on it. In the foreground, a group of men are sitting in school desks. In the background, there is a long rack of clothing, and a basketball hoop above it.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Copy negative of two women sitting on bleachers after a tornado. One woman is wearing a military uniform, and is holding and feeding a baby. The other woman is standing above her holding a sign that says "American Red Cross Disaster Relief Headquarters." In the foreground, there are two school desks.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Copy negative of a group of people in an unidentified building after a tornado. Two women, one wearing a nurse uniform, are sitting at a table with a sign hanging from it that says "Registration." In the background, there are men standing, and men and women wearing military uniforms sitting in bleachers.
Date: unknown
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
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Copy negative of a group of people in an unidentified building after a tornado. Three women are sitting at a table in the foreground; two of the women are wearing Red Cross uniforms. A sign hanging from the table says "Registration." Behind them, a man is holding a sign that says "Clothing," and a woman is holding up a sign that says "First Aid." In the background, there are people sitting in bleachers.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Copy negative of a group of women nurses outside of an unidentified building. In the foreground, one nurse is standing beside a car that says "America Red Cross Bexar County Chapter" on the door. In the background, there are five nurses and one woman standing behind a truck with its back doors open; the truck says "Canteen Service" and "American Red Cross Bexar County Chapter" on the side.
Date: unknown
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
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
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
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
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Copy negative of a group of men and women in a gymnasium after a tornado. Wooden crates and cardboard boxes are scattered about. There are piles of clothes on benches. In the background, there are bleachers.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Copy negative of wreckage caused by a tornado. Debris is scattered about. In the foreground, there is a puddle of water and a damaged electric pole. In the background, there are damaged houses.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library