Abilene Photograph Collection - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

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
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
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: 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: 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 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 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

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 the aftermath of a tornado in Knox City. There are piles of wood that appear to be from a dismantled home to the left. A small car is in the midst of the debris.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library