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Jefferson County

Description: Map of Jefferson County, Texas, including the Gulf Coast region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: July 22, 1896
Creator: Clark, J. F.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Jefferson County

Description: Map of Jefferson County, Texas, including the Gulf Coast region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: December 1873
Creator: Wyschetzki, A. & Lungkwitz, Herman
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[Sabine Pass After Hurricane]

Description: Photograph of Sabine Pass in Port Arthur, Texas, after a hurricane. Large puddles of water fill the streets. In the foreground, several metal chairs are sitting in a puddle. In the background, there are people walking in the street in front of business buildings. A sign on one business says "Hardware." In the far background, the building is identified as a school built in 1914.
Date: 1915
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Sabine Pass Lighthouse]

Description: Photograph of Sabine Pass Lighthouse in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, across from Sabine Pass, Texas. The lighthouse is painted with large stripes. On the right side of the lighthouse, there are two wooden buildings. The lighthouse was built in 1856 and decommissioned in 1952.
Date: 1938
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Granger's Restaurant at Sabine Pass]

Description: 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"
Date: 1939
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Sabine Pass Battle Commemorative Marker]

Description: 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...... "
Date: unknown
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast