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[Flooded Area in Port Arthur]

Description: Photograph of a flooded area between Lake Sabine and the Neches River in Port Arthur, Texas. Several buildings, including the Plaza Hotel, are visible in the background.
Date: August 18, 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Crowd Standing in Flood Waters]

Description: Photograph of a large crowd of people standing in high waters during a flood in Port Arthur, Texas. A man stands on a lamp post in the middle of the street.
Date: [1915-08-16..1915-08-17]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Train and Boat in Flood Waters]

Description: Photograph of several train cars and a boat in high flood waters in Port Arthur, Texas. A building is visible behind the train cars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[View of Pleasure Pier]

Description: Photograph of Port Arthur's Pleasure Pier, viewed from far away. A roller coaster, a Ferris wheel, and a crowd of people are visible on the grounds, and Lake Sabine is in the background.
Date: 1951
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Battleship at Dock]

Description: Photograph of a battleship at a dock in Port Arthur, Texas. Buildings are visible in the background.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Man in Front of Fire Station]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified African American man standing in high flood waters in front of the fire station in Port Arthur, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Cars Waiting for Ferry]

Description: Photograph of cars waiting to cross the Neches River with billboards and small store in the background with a Coa-Cola sign. Handwritten on the reverse of the photograph: "Waiting for the ferry to cross the Neches River before PA - Orange bridge was built -- 1934".
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Mack H. Hannah, Jr.]

Description: Photograph of Mack H. Hannah, Jr. standing by a chair with full bookshelves in the background, in a building in Port Arthur, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Rose Chapman]

Description: Photograph of an old African American woman, identified as Rose Chapman, wearing glasses and a floral print shirt.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Men in General Store]

Description: Photograph of three men and a young boy inside a general store in Port Arthur, Texas. To the right, Alfred Small stands behind the counter with his grandson Soward Dean Smith in front of him. Logan Smith is visible to the left, and Leroy Smith stands to the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Dorothy Ingram]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman, identified as Dorothy Ingram, wearing large glasses and a long necklace.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Charles Freeman]

Description: Photograph of a tall African-American man, identified as Charles Freeman, posing in a suit with one hand on a table.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Women Sitting Along a Shore]

Description: Photograph of three women sitting along a shoreline. The women, wearing turn of the twentieth century bathing suits, are posing so that one is lying down, another is leaning upon her, and a third is sitting up.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of People Playing in Water]

Description: Photograph of a group seven people playing in a body of water. They are wearing bathing clothes from the turn of the twentieth century. Three young boys are playing to the left. A woman is standing next to a woman bent over, and the two women on the right are holding hands and facing each other. Boats can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Women Standing in Water]

Description: Photograph of five women wearing turn of the twentieth century bathing dresses and standing in water. They are standing in a row and facing the camera.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Men on a Fishing Boat]

Description: Photograph of men aboard a fishing boat posing with many fish strung on lines. Most of the men are wearing suits except for a man in a jumpsuit to the far left of the picture. The fish are strung up in three rows in ascending size.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Siege of Santiago Site, "24th Infantry Intrenchments"]

Description: Photograph of the Siege of Santiago site showing the "24th Infantry Intrenchments" and camp near El Caney where the 24th Infantry served under Teddy Roosevelt's command. Captioned with Siege of Santiago, July 4-17, 1898, Lieut. W. L. Murphy, 24th Infantry.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of People Sitting on a Roof]

Description: Photograph of a group of four women and one man sitting on a roof. The four women are wearing blouses and skirts, while the man is wearing a high collared suit and a broad brimmed hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast