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[Ships and Equipment]

Description: Photograph of the Fleet Berthing Facilities. There are ships and various industrial structures in the background. There are barren trees on the left of the photograph. Front of photograph: "Brown & Rooting. Cont. Noy 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities, Orange, Texas. Pier 1 Outboard. 5/24/46 No. 44."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Transformer Platform]

Description: Photograph of a transformer platform at the fleet berthing facility. There are three men standing next to various parts of the platform. There is a body of water and a ship in the background. Front of photograph: "Brown & Rooting. Cont. Noy 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities/Pier 1 Transformer Platform/Orange/Texas 8/19/47 No. 106."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Big Three Welding Equipment Co.]

Description: Photograph of the Big Three Welding Equipment Co. Plant. There are company trucks parked in front of the facility.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Aerial view of Orange]

Description: Aerial photograph of the facilities of Allied, DuPont, Goodrich-Gulf and Spencer. There is a piece of tracing paper overlaying the black and white photograph, the paper shows the boundaries of the areas in the image.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Road Parallel to River]

Description: Photograph of road parallels lined with multiple houses. There is a man an automobile in the middle of the photograph. Front of Photograph: "Brown & Root Inc. Contract Noy 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities. Orange/Texas. Road parallel to river from coopers gully looking north. No. 9 2/22/46."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fleet Berthing Facilities Pier 1 outboard]

Description: Photograph of the pier 1 outboard on fleet berthing facilities. There is a man walking in the left side of the photograph. There is a group of men working on a structure in the foreground and two rows of ships in the background. Front of photograph: "Brown & Root Inc. Contract Noy 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities. Orange, Texas. Pier 1 outboard. 5/17/46. No. 40."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Cabot Corp]

Description: Photograph of the Cabot Corp. facility. There are cars parked in front of the one of the buildings and a water tower in the background. There is a power line in front of Cabot Corp.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Ship Berthing Facility]

Description: Photograph of Fleet Berthing Facilities across a river. Front of the photograph: "Brown & Root Inc. Contract Noy 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities. Orange/Texas. Looking SW across river. 2/8/46 No. 1."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[A. Schulman Inc.]

Description: Photograph of the A. Schulman facilities in Orange, Texas. There are two cars parked in front of the building. There are crates in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gunn's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[A. Schulman Inc.]

Description: Photograph of the A.Schulman Company. There are two cars parked next to building. There is a sign on the left of the photograph with the text "A. Schulman Inc. Orange Division".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fleet Berthing Facilities Pier 5 outboard]

Description: Photograph of Fleet Berthing Facilities Pier 5 outboard. There is a power line and a boat on the left side of the pier. Front of Photograph: "Brown & Root Inc. Contract No. 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities. Orange/Texas. Pier 5 outboard. 10/25/46 No. 90."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fleet Berthing Facilities]

Description: Photograph of Fleet Berthing Facilities looking N.E. from Coopers Gulley. There are multiple buildings with cars parked in front of them. Two men and a camera appear on the bottom left of the photograph. Front of Photograph: "Brown & Root Inc. Contract No. 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities. Orange/Texas. Looking N.E. from Coopers Gulley. 2/8/46 No.4."
Date: February 8, 1946
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fleet Berthing Facilities Pier 2 outboard]

Description: Photograph of the pier 2 outboard on fleet berthing facilities. There is a man walking in the left side of the photograph. There is a man working on a structure and ships in the background. Front of photograph: "Brown & Root Inc. Contract Noy 13234. Fleet Berthing Facilities. Orange, Texas. Pier 2 outboard. 5/31/46. No. 47."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Carnes Store]

Description: Photograph of the Carnes Store in Orange, Texas. The store has multiple display cases and stools lining the store. There are people seated in the back of the store. The text "Meet me at Carne's, Orange Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Kropp, E.C.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

A History of Orange

Description: This book explores the history of Orange, Texas through the eyes of Robert E. Russell. Spanning large parts of the nineteenth century, it includes information about historical events, trade, social customs, and genealogical records pertaining to Robert E. Russell. Numerous photographs and references compiled by Loren LeBlanc are also included.
Date: 1998
Creator: Orange County Historical Society (Tex.)
Item Type: Book
Partner: Orange County Historical Society

The History of Destroyers Built in Orange, Texas During W. W. II

Description: This book discusses the naval base in Orange, Texas and shipbuilding activities, particularly focusing on World War II. It includes reprints of relevant newspaper articles, histories of action for ships built at the facility, articles on historical relevance and commemorative events, and information from other documentation.
Date: October 2002
Creator: Orange County Historical Society (Tex.)
Item Type: Book
Partner: Orange County Historical Society

[Row of buildings near Front and Second St.]

Description: Photograph of multiple buildings near a body of water. Wingate Lumber Company is shown in the photograph. There are smoke stacks in the background. The photograph was taken in the early 1900's.
Date: unknown
Creator: Howard Williams
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Five-Mastered Sailing Ship]

Description: Photograph of a five-mastered ship built for World War I. The ship is docked next to small building on the right. The ships were built on what is now called Levingston Island.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Dugout home in Orangefield]

Description: Photograph of a dugout home in Orangefield. There is a stick holding up part of the dugout and there is a tall structure in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Gushers in oil field]

Description: Photograph of multiple gushers in an Orange oil field. There is smoke coming from the bottom of the gushers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Pinehurst Stables]

Description: Color postcard depicting the Pinehurst Stables in Orange, Texas. They are owned by E.W. Brown, Jr. The large stables are surrounded by tall trees with Spanish moss hanging from their branches.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Heritage House Museum