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[Aerial View of Port Arthur, Texas]

Description: Postcard of Port Arthur seen from the Marconi Radio Tower, dated in the early 1900s. The panoramic view shows Lake Sabine and Port Arthur Highschool on the left, and multiple streets and houses on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
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

[Air Raid Warden George Gondron]

Description: Card certifying George Gondron as an air raid warden in Port Arthur, Texas. The front of the card has a head shot of Gondron next to his fingerprint. The text on the back of the card reads: "Port Arthur Civilian Defense Air Raid. This is to certify that George Gondron has been duly appointed an air raid warden. This is his authority to carry out the duties given wardens by the chief air raid warden."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Paper
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Airplane in a Field]

Description: Photograph of two people standing to the left of an airplane in a field at an air show in Port Arthur, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Airplane in Field]

Description: Photograph of a small airplane in a field in Port Arthur, Texas. A herd of cattle and a man on horseback are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Airplane Seeding a Field]

Description: Photograph of an airplane flying low over a flooded rice field to seed it. A man holding up a sign is visible in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Baby with Chickens]

Description: Photograph of a baby, identified as Mary Louise, sitting on the ground with three chickens in front of a wooden fence at Goose Creek, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Band in Parade]

Description: Photograph of a marching band walking down a dirt road during a parade in Port Arthur, Texas. People stand on the porches and balconies of the stores on either side of the road to watch the parade.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Band Marching on Field]

Description: Photograph of the Rudolf Lambert Post No. 7 American Legion Band marching on a field. Two men at the front of the band hold large flags, and two men hold rifles. There are bleachers and a parking lot in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Band on Parade]

Description: Photograph of a marching band during a parade in Port Arthur, Texas. Cars and buildings are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Band on Stage "Cantu Serenadors"]

Description: Photograph of a band on stage with "Cantu Serenadors" with guitarist standing in front. The band members are seated posing with their instruments from left to right, drummer, standing bass player, two trumpet players, two violinists, and a pianist.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Band Standing in Bleachers]

Description: Photograph of the Rudolf Lambert Post No. 7 American Legion Band. They are lined up on the steps of bleachers, and are standing facing the camera. There are men with drums and cymbals in the front row.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Barbara Daigle in Car]

Description: Photograph of Barbara Daigle, representing the camera club, sitting on the back of a convertible during a parade in Port Arthur, Texas. A large crowd stands in front of the stores in the background to watch the parade.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Barrel Construction]

Description: Photograph of a man constructing a barrel with machinery inside of a warehouse. He is wearing protective gloves, boots, an apron, and a hat, and is working on one of two barrels on what appears to be an assembly line. There are other machines and tools shown in the background. An accompanying card (with the Texaco logo at the bottom) labels the photograph "Making barrels in the Cooper shop."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Base of a Lighthouse]

Description: Photograph of the base of a lighthouse in Port Arthur, Texas. A man stands on a wooden walk to the left, and the ocean is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Baton Twirlers on Parade]

Description: Photograph of several female baton twirlers in front of a marching band during a parade in Port Arthur, Texas. A crowd stands in front of the cafe and other stores to the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Birds Over Field]

Description: Photograph of birds flying over a field in Port Arthur, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Boat Advertising Whale]

Description: Photograph of several men standing on the deck of a ship at a dock in Port Arthur, Texas. Banners hanging from the top of the boat advertise a 78 foot long sperm whale on display, calling it a "monster of the briny deep".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Boat by the Docks]

Description: Photograph of two large ships in the ocean by a wooden dock in Port Arthur, Texas. There are two people in a smaller boat to the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Boat in a River]

Description: Photograph of two men in a rowing boat on a river in Port Arthur, Texas. Another man sits on a tree trunk to the right, and there are trees with long branches bending over the river.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Boat in the Canal]

Description: Photograph of a boat going through a canal. Two smaller boats can be seen in the background behind it. There are men on a dock observing on the right side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Boat on Ocean]

Description: Photograph of several people in a sailboat on the Gulf of Mexico near Port Arthur, Texas. A bird flies directly above the boat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Boat With Flags at Dock]

Description: Photograph of a boat beside a dock and a building. It has tall masts with flags hanging across them, and a large American flag on the front mast. A few people are visible near the front of the boat. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph identifies it as the first cutter boat to come to Port Arthur.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Boats on a River]

Description: Photograph of several rowing boats on a river beneath a bridge in Port Arthur, Texas. Trees are visible on the opposite river bank.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast