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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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.)
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.)
Partner: Orange County Historical Society

[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
Partner: Heritage House Museum