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[J.B. Jameson Gas Station]
Photograph of small white cinder block building with "J.B. Jameson, Groceries, Beer" painted on the side with a Coca-Cola sign also. There are two fuel pumps out front with mail boxes to the back of the building. On the reverse of the photograph is the handwritten address: "Orange Rd. & Stadium Rd."
[Janis Joplin Album Covers on Folding Display Wall]
Photograph of Janis Joplin album covers, photographs, and memorabilia on a folding display wall in front of magazine stacks.
[Jefferson County Commissioners]
Photograph of Jefferson County Commissioners five men in suits and ties, three seated and two standing: "helped on Gulfgate Bridge and highways". Handwritten on back: "Seated: Comm. Ted Wacker, Jdg. Chester Young, Comm Lamar Lawson, Standing: Norman Troy, T.B. Bellson" (spelling?)
[Ladies Aboard a Texas Houseboat]
Photograph of ladies dressed up with hats, suits, and dresses aboard a houseboat named the "Ava". Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph is: "Texas Co. Houseboat, 1949".
[Lady in Black with Fan and Purse]
Photograph of a seated older lady wearing black clothing including a hat with a veil. She is holding a small strapped purse and a closed fan while wearing black gloves.
[Lake Sabine Levee]
Photograph of Port Arthur and Lake Sabine levee.
[Library display case]
Photograph of library or museum display case. In the foreground is a typewriter and computer. On the wall behind the display case are two pictures with one reading "Rauschenberg"
[Library Interior with a Lighthouse Lens, Display Cases, Sculpture, and Wall Hangings]
Photograph of interior room of a library or museum with a lighthouse lens and display cases. A sculpture of a man with a guitar is in the background beside the lighthouse lens. On the back two walls are pictures, photographs, and painting of a young woman seated by the sea.
[Electric Streetcar with Conductors]
Photograph of 7th Street electric streetcar with two uniformed conductors or workers.
[First CavOilCade Dinner]
Photograph of rows of dinners seated and eating with a head table in the background. On the curtain behind reads "We Appreciate Your Faith in Port Arthur". Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph: "1st celebration of CavOilCade" "Oct. 14, 1952 - dinner to salute oil industry. Became CavOilCade in 1953." "Valuable, return picture to: Lyle Vickers, 300 Plaza Circle, Port Arthur, TX."
[First National Bank Corner with Clock]
Photograph of First National Bank corner with other businesses down the street in the background. On the reverse: "Port Neches" "James Everett, 3217 Allison Ave., Groves, TX 77619-2706, (409) 962-7816, Date: 1944, Number: 1377A"
[First National Bank Street Corner]
Photograph of First National Bank street corner showing cars parked beside and in front of the store with a boy in shorts leaning on the building wall. A grocery store is attached next door to the bank. Awning sign reading "Red & White Food Stores", and window sign "Welch & Co. Groceries"
[Folding wall display with Janis Joplin album covers]
Photograph of folding wall display in front of stacks and magazine racks. On the display wall are photographs and phonograph album covers of Janis Joplin albums.
[Football Team in White Uniforms]
Photograph of 11 man football team, possibly high school. The team photo shows them wearing their white jerseys posing on the field with the football.
[Fred Miller Bicycle Trucks and Rairoad Car]
Photograph of Fred Miller standing in front of his pick-up truck with another crate filled flat bed truck behind. In the background is a wooden "Burlington Route" box car. Advertising displayed on the door of the pick-up reads: " Fred Miller, Bicycles, Hardware & Pets, 526 Austin Ave. Dial 5519" and "Fishing tackle, We make keys" on the side.
[Girls Basketball Team]
Photograph of girls basketball team with coach. Sixteen girls wearing their school or gym uniforms with their male coach or possibly principal. The girl holding the basketball is in the front row center. The ball has " '21" marked on it possibly indicating the photo was taken in 1921.
[Granger's Restaurant at Sabine Pass]
Photograph of Granger's Restaurant exterior view with fish shaped sign reading "Granger's" and another sign which reads "Granger's, fish-oysters", "seafood". Four cars are parked up close the restaurant and the awnings over the windows are drawn in. Handwritten on the reverse of the photo: " 1939, Famous Granger's at Sabine Pass, Burned to Ground"
[Gulf Gas Station with Tire and Service Station]
Photograph of Gulf gas station with gas pumps and signs reading "Flats Fixed", "Vulcanizing, Recapping". Service station attached with signs reading "Viator Auto Service" "welding, painting, auto service, general repairing" Car being repaired with worker up under the hood, man standing in front and a few others standing around behind near other cars and a bicycle.
[Picture postcard of man holding up the "world's smallest woman" "Princess Victoria"]
Photograph of picture postcard showing man holding up with one hand a small woman. Signed "Yours for Tininess, Princess Victoria" with a flourish. On the reverse: "Tuck's Post Card" " World's smallest Little Lady, Born at Melbourne, Australia, Age 23 Years, Weight 19 3/4 Lbs., Height 25 1/2 Inches." "The smallest entertainer the world has ever known." In large print "Elks Royal Theatre, Port Arthur, Texas, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Nov. 27th, 28th and 29th"
[Pipe Sleve End of Precast Pile Extension]
Photograph of the pipe sleeve end of precast pile extension with measuring ruler.
[Port Arthur Aerial Mosaic View]
Photograph of aerial view of Port Arthur, Texas. Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph: "Aerial Mosaic, City of Port Arthur Tx"
[Port Arthur Bascule Bridge]
Photograph of aerial view of Port Arthur with ship passing through the bascule or drawbridge in the canal of Lake Sabine.
[Port Arthur City Bus]
Photograph of a Port Arthur city bus with driver sitting in front of the First National Bank of Port Arthur on a sunny day. A man in a hat walks on the sidewalk near a lady in a dress.
[Port Arthur Downtown Aerial View]
Photograph of aerial view of downtown Port Arthur, Texas with Lake Sabine in the background. Handwritten on the reverse of the photo: "1940, Downtown, Port Arthur, Looking East"
[Port Arthur Fire Station No. One]
Photograph of Port Arthur Fire Station No. One exterior street view.
[Port Arthur High School Band Drum Corps]
Photograph of Port Arthur High School "Red Hussars" drum corps in parade. The girls are wearing skirted uniforms with parade boots. Crowd lines both sides of the street with some people viewing out the window from the upper story of a building. Some spectators are viewing the parade from the back of a pickup truck on the side street with parked cars.
[Port Arthur Pleasure Pier and Lake Sabine]
Photograph of Port Arthur Pleasure Pier aerial view from the corner of Lake Sabine.
[Port Arthur Pleasure Pier and Lake Sabine View from the Lake]
Photograph of Port Arthur Pleasure Pier view from Lake Sabine with cars parked on the pier and swimmers in the lake. Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph: "Looking 'North' on Pleasure Island on Lake Sabine".
[Library magazine racks, display case, and wall divider]
Photograph of library interior with magazine racks, display case, and wall dividers with photographs on display. In the background is a conference table and book stacks.
[Lighthouse Lens with Scupture of Guitarist]
Photograph of museum display of lighthouse lens, guitarist sculpture, and paintings.
[Magazine Display Racks]
Photograph of magazine display racks containing titles such as: Physics Today, Reader's Digest, Smithsonian, Road & Track, and Rolling Stone.
[Man and Woman in Car]
Photograph of a man and a woman, who holds a baby doll, sitting in a car in front of a painted backdrop.
[Memorial Flag Display]
Photograph of three wall display cases. The case in the foreground holds at least two folded memorial flags and other items. Another case contains photos, letters, postcards, and other small papers. The items in the top case are not visible due to the angle of the photograph.
[Mitchell Auto Supply and Gas Service Station]
Photograph of Mitchell Auto Supply and Gulf gas service station with a car in front and bays open showing a car being worked on.
[Neighborhood on a Sunny Day]
Photograph of neighborhood showing house on the corner of the block with man and woman standing in front.
[Office Building with Four Pillars]
Photograph of a two story office building with four pillars and steps in front. There are three men in white shirts and dark slacks standing on the portico. There is a flag pole with the American flag and Texas flag flying. Two cars are parked at the curb in front of the building.
[Petroleum City Gulf Oil]
Photograph of "Petroleum City" in Houston, Texas at night with lights and flames reflecting into the water of the Gulf.
[Photograph of "Big Bopper" J. P. Richardson and Teetsie]
Photograph of J. P. and Adrianne Richardson sitting at a diner table and drinking.
[Photograph of Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown with a Violin]
Photograph of Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown wearing a western style shirt, a cowboy hat, and holding a violin. His autograph is present to the top right of the photograph and dated December 10, 1993. Brown's name is written just below his image, and under that to the left is the address of Alligator Records. Information for Concerted Efforts, Inc. is to the bottom right.
[Photograph of James Young and his Band with Vincent Price]
Photograph of James Young and other men dressed in tiger printed clothes, neck ties, sandals, and curly wigs while posing around Vincent Price in a patterned shirt and light slacks and a young woman wearing a lightly colored dress and high heels. Two of the men in tiger print crouch atop a wall on either side of the sitting Vincent Price and the standing woman. On the right side of the picture, another man in tiger print stands behind the crouching James Young. There is a background landscape of a bay surrounded by houses and hills and spanned by the Golden Gate Bridge. At the top and bottom of the photo, "Holliwood Calif" is written in blue ink.
[Port Arthur Pleasure Pier with divers and swimmers]
Photograph of Port Arthur Pleasure Pier. Diver diving off pier into Lake Sabine with other swimmers in water and some watching or waiting to dive.
[Port Arthur Pleasure Pier with sailboats]
Photograph of Port Arthur Pleasure Pier with sailboats in Lake Sabine and cars parked on the pier.
[Port Arthur Police Patrol Car with J. C. Enrighs, Sr.]
Photograph of Port Arthur Police patrol car with man standing beside wearing a white shirt, narrow necktie, and slacks . "J. C. Enrighs, Sr. about 1926" is written on the back along with "Pt. Arthur Police Patrol Car"
[Port Arthur Train Station]
Photograph of Port Arthur train station depot with train engine #32 of the Kansas City Southern Line passenger train boarding. Porters and gentlemen and ladies are preparing to board the train. Train tracks and switches are in the foreground. Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph is: "prob. 50's"
[Port Arthur Waterways]
Photograph of Port Arthur streets and dock near waterways.
[Portrait of Lady wearing sheer shawl with elegant dress]
Photograph of lady in studio portrait wearing a light colored sheer shawl and elegant dress or top.
[Portrait Wall with Desk]
Photograph of portraits and photographs on corner walls with a groundbreaking shovel and desk. On the desk are a few items including a plate and lathe-turned wooden bowls.
[Precast Extension Hanging in Lead]
Photograph of a precast extension hanging in lead from an oil derrick with a man holding chain. Company pick-up truck reading "Spence & Howe Construction Co." on the side door in the foreground. Oil tanks are in the background.
[Procter Street Postcard]
Photograph of Procter Street looking west in Port Arthur, Texas. Two streetcars and buggies are in the street along with pedestrians and people on the sidewalk near businesses.
[Sabine Pass Battle Commemorative Marker]
Photograph of commemorative marker for Sabine Pass Civil War battle outside of Granger's seafood restaurant with a man in tie, slacks, and shirtsleeves reading the sign. The marker reads in part: "Commemorating the Feat of Dick Dowling and his forty two Irish patriots, Sabine Pass, Texas, 1861 C.S.A. 1865, September the 8th 1863, an army of fifteen...... "