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[Car With King and Queen of Carver School]

Description: Photograph of two children in a convertible car with a sign for the King and Queen of Carver School. The children are wearing crowns and capes, and the girl is holding a bouquet of flowers. A man in a hat and glasses is driving the car.
Date: 1955
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Carver School Teachers]

Description: Photograph of teachers from Carver Elementary School. They are wearing black outfits with flowers pinned to their shoulders. They are in two rows and there are flowers in vases in on the floor.
Date: 1952
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Children Reading in Classroom]

Description: Photograph of a small group of children reading in a classroom. Some of the children are seated in a semicircle, two of which are raising their hands. One child is writing on the chalkboard. The teacher is seated on the right side of the photograph, holding a book.
Date: 1940-1950~
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Dorothy Ingram at Teaching Desk]

Description: Photograph of Dorothy Ingram seated at her teaching desk. She has short dark hair and is wearing a black blouse. She is holding a pen in her hand and looking towards the camera.
Date: 1956
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Elementary School Classroom]

Description: Photograph of a classroom at Carver Elementary School. The children are seated in their desks and smiling towards the camera. There is a table with miniature buildings on it at the back of the room. The teacher is standing in the opposite corner of the room, behind the children.
Date: 1940-1950~
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Elementary School Meeting]

Description: Photograph of a meeting inside a room at Carver Elementary School. There are rows of people in seats, and a woman can be seen standing at a podium at the end of the room. There are twelve other people seated behind the podium.
Date: unknown
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Group of Carver Elementary School Teachers]

Description: Photograph of a group of Carver Elementary School teachers. They are seated and standing in three rows on bleachers indoors. There is a mural of a classroom on the wall behind them.
Date: unknown
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Sorority Women in Gowns]

Description: Photograph of a group of sorority women in gowns. They are seated on a stage in front of a landscape mural. The letters of their sorority are placed in front of them on the stage.
Date: unknown
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Teachers at Carver Elementary School]

Description: Photograph of a group of teachers at Carver Elementary School. The teachers are in three rows, seated and standing on bleachers indoors.
Date: unknown
Creator: Briscoe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Men Standing in Front of Train]

Description: Photograph of four men standing in front of Southern Pacific train engine. The man on the left is facing sideways, the two men in the middle are standing on the tracks and holding their hats in their hands, and the man on the right has his arms crossed.
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Military Group Outdoors]

Description: Photograph of a military group on a field outdoors. There are a handful men in dark uniforms standing in two lines, and another group of men in white uniforms stands in the distance behind them. Large houses in a neighborhood can be seen in the background. Handwriting on the back of the photograph dates the image July 4, 1917.
Date: 1917
Creator: Carr, Edith
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Centennial Queen Dorothy Ingram]

Description: Photograph of Dorothy Ingram wearing a Port Arthur Centennial Queen ribbon. She is dressed in formal attire and waring a crown. Her hand is resting on top of a book on a table.
Date: 1998
Creator: Cricchio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Tracy Byrd Holding a Guitar]

Description: Photograph of Tracy Byrd holding a guitar. He is wearing white shirt, black cowboy hat, and a leaning on a black acoustic guitar.
Date: unknown
Creator: Cricchio Photography Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Aerial View of Procter Street]

Description: Photograph of an aerial of view of Procter Street from the Kansas City Southern Train Station, in Port Arthur, Tx. A handful of cars can be seen on the street, which is in the center of the photograph and extends into the distance. There are other intersecting streets with buildings lining them that create a grid layout. A sticker on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as James Everett from Groves, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Grave of Arthur Stilwell Smith]

Description: Photograph of a grave surrounded by a small picket fence. The tombstone identifies the grave as Arthur Stilwell Smith's and reads, "Born May 1896; Died May 1896; First Birth, First Death in Port Arthur." A sticker on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as James Everett from Groves, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Ship Passing Through Drawbridge]

Description: Aerial photograph of a ship passing through the drawbridge of a canal in Port Arthur. The town can be seen on the opposite side of the canal, and there are many buildings and houses along the streets. Two billowing clouds of dark smoke are visible in the distant background. A sticker on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as James Everett from Groves, Texas.
Date: 1947
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Shrimping Boats at Docks]

Description: Photograph of a fleet of shrimping boats at the docks. There are clusters of boats on the left and right side of the photograph. A lighthouse is visible in the distant background. There is a sticker on the back of the photograph that identifies the photographer as James Everett from Groves, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Staff Posing in Front of Cafe]

Description: Photograph of the staff of the Longhorn Cafe posing outside the restaurant. There are four women in white dresses in the front row, one in a light-colored dress, and four in shirts and jeans. Two men wearing suits stand on either side of the front row. The second row is a combination of men and women, with some looking away from the camera. A sticker on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as James Everett from Groves, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Staff Posing in Front of Restaurant]

Description: Photograph of a group of people identified as staff of The Schooner Restaurant standing outside. There are two women in white dresses and two men, and they are standing by the corner of the building. There are four visible cars parked in front of the restaurant. A sticker on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as James Everett from Groves, Texas., and dates the image 1955.
Date: 1955
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Train on Tracks]

Description: Photograph of the Kansas City Southern Train at a station in Port Arthur. There are two men walking towards the camera, and a large group of people on the platform behind them. There is a small white building at the station. A sticker on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as James Everett, from Groves, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Everett, James
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Teachers at Luncheon]

Description: Photograph of teachers at a Carver Elementary School luncheon. There is a long table with a white cloth that women are seated at. Seven of the visible women are wearing hats.
Date: unknown
Creator: Johnson, Zedakaih
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Men Standing With Gas Ranges]

Description: Photograph of four men standing with gas ranges inside a store, from People's Gas Co. The men are wearing suits and ties, and are looking towards the camera. There is one black gas range on the left, and one white one in the middle of the photograph. There is a stamp on the back from Papson's Studio.
Date: unknown
Creator: Papson's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Men Standing With Gas Ranges and Fireplace]

Description: Photograph of seven men standing inside a People's Gas Company room with gas ranges and a fireplace. They are wearing suits and ties, and standing in a line facing the camera. The gas ranges say Oriole on the front, and one is black and one is white. The fireplace is in the center of the photograph in front of the group of men and it is black. There is a Papson' Studio stamp on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: Papson's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Ship Passing Under Drawbridge]

Description: Photograph of the C. B. Watson Ship passing through a drawbridge. There is dark smoke coming out of the ship's smokestack and a few of the crew members are visible on board. "C. B. Watson" is written in the bottom left corner of the photograph, and a sticker on the back identifies the photographer as Phil Richards.
Date: unknown
Creator: Richards, Phil
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast