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Street Scene in Snow

Description: Copy negative of a snow storm on Pine Street in Abilene, Texas. There are two cars on the street, street lamps and several business buildings. Written on the left side of the image is, "The Snowstorm" and on the right is, "Pine Street Abilene, Tex."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Ice on Barbed Wire Fence

Description: Photograph of a barbed wire fence covered in ice. The fence is in a field. The grass is also covered in ice. A road can be seen in the background.
Date: 1969
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Church 1945 Storm

Description: Photograph of the Danevang Lutheran Church after a hurricane. A paved step, a window and a door, which make up part of the front facade of the building, are still standing. The rest of the church has suffered considerable damage. Various construction materials - walls, siding, shingles, etc. - surround the standing structure. There is a small tree off to the left. Rough hand-written text in blue ink on the front of the photograph reads, "Danevang, Texas - After hurricane - 1945 church."
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Roy O'Rear's Café

Description: Photograph of Roy O'Rear's Cafe in downtown Hutto showing storm damage. Photograph taken Jun 12, 1957.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Taylor Public Library

[Storm Damage]

Description: Postcard of storm damage at the home of J. E. Loyd. The house is leaning, and debris is scattered about. Loyd built Loyd's Pavilion and Pleasure Pier at the end of Mann Street in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Flood Waters at Hospital]

Description: Postcard of flood waters at U. S. General Hospital #15 on Rincon Street in Corpus Christi, Texas. The water floods into the first floor of the brick building. Debris is scattered in the water. In the background, there is another building. The hospital was originally the Beach Hotel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Boat Damaged from Storm]

Description: Postcard of boat damaged by a storm in Corpus Christi, Texas. Signs on the front of the boat say "Japonica" and "Corpus Christi." The boat is washed up on shore amongst debris. One man is standing in front of it. In the background, there is a body of water.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Storm Damage on Chaparral Street]

Description: Postcard of storm damage on North Chaparral Street in Corpus Christi, Texas. The damaged building on the right is identified as Horne Apartments. The remains of a new fish market are also identified. Debris is scattered in the flooded street. Text at the bottom of the image says "42 Chap. St." and "[xx]42."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Flood Waters at Residence]

Description: Postcard of flood waters from a storm surrounding the home of Judge Henry D. McDonald in Corpus Christi, Texas. The house is several stories high, and the water reaches the first floor. In the background, there are trees and buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Storm Damage at Reed Auto Company]

Description: Postcard of storm damage at Reed Auto Company in Corpus Christi, Texas. Piles of debris fill the street in front of the building. Four men are standing amongst the debris. Three windows above an awning on the building are broken. Signs at the top of the building say "Reed Auto Company" and "Buick."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Storm Flooding]

Description: Postcard of storm flooding in Corpus Christi, Texas. Two people are walking through the ankle-deep water. Trees are scattered through the water. In the background, there are buildings identified as Plaza Hotel, California Bakery, Tribbles Market, and Givens Apartments.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Storm Damage on Peoples Street]

Description: Postcard of flood waters on Peoples Street from a storm in Corpus Christi, Texas. Debris is floating in the water. In the background, there are buildings; the building on the left says "Ragsdale Plumbing." Text on the bottom-left of the image says "Peoples St."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Storm Damage on North Water Street]

Description: Postcard of storm damage at Hardin Court Grocery and Market on North Water Street in Corpus Christi, Texas. The building is partially intact with wooden planks hanging from the second floor and ceiling. Debris is piled around the building. Text on the side of the building says "Dignified Helpful Credit" and "Hardin Court Grocery and Market."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Storm Damage at Hospital]

Description: Postcard of storm damage at U. S. General Hospital #15 on Rincon Street in Corpus Christi, Texas. The brick building is several stories high with damage to the first two floors. The entire first floor was washed away by flood waters. A staircase in the center of the building is falling down. There is a group of damaged trees beside it. The hospital was formerly the Beach Hotel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Building During a Snow Storm]

Description: Photograph of the home of E. D. Mayes during a snow storm in Floresville, Texas. Trees and bushes are visible in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wilson County Historical Society

Venetian Grill

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of the exterior of the Venetian Grill in Portland, TX. The grill is a long building with many windows lining the front. A door is also shown. All the windows are covered in boards in preparation for a coming storm. A sign on top of the building reads, "Eat."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[Two Goat Kids]

Description: Photograph of two goat kids after the Bee Cave hail storm.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Goat and Two Kids]

Description: Photograph of two kids and a goat after the Bee Cave hail storm. One of the kids is feeding.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Man Holding Large Hail Stones]

Description: Photograph of a man kneeling outside and holding two large hail stones after the Bee Cave hail storm.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Lamb Lying in Trough]

Description: Photograph of a lamb lying in a trough after the Bee Cave hail storm.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Home After Hail Storm]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of a home after the Bee Cave hail storm.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Man with Hail Damaged Tree]

Description: Photograph of a man standing with a stripped tree after the Bee Cave hail storm.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Man with Fallen Tree Limbs]

Description: Photograph of a man standing outside with fallen tree limbs after the Bee Cave hail storm.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Frozen Animal Lying in Hay]

Description: Photograph of an injured and frozen animal lying in hay after the Bee Cave hail storm.
Date: April 1, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library