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[Ruins of Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of the ruins of a Methodist church in Aubrey after a tornado. Houses, including the home of Dr. Bate, are visible in the background, and there is a great deal of debris on the ground.
Date: April 15, 1918
Creator: Parsons, Randy
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin

Storm Damage

Description: Copy photograph of tornado damage to the Joy Theater and Dennis Building in Waco, Texas. The two buildings are completely destroyed. A group of people gathers in front on foot and in trucks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Storm Damage

Description: Copy negative of tornado damage to Austin Street between 3rd and 4th. Several buildings stand with facades roofs torn off. Beyond is a taller building that seems undamaged.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Morning After Tornado]

Description: Photograph of storm-damaged buildings. In the foreground are pedestrians, riders, wagons, carriages, horses, and mules. A tornado had touched Aubrey and many other North Texas communities on the evening of April 14, 1918.
Date: April 15, 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Bouncer Goin

Sportsman's Restaurant

Description: Photograph of Sportsman's Restaurant in Kemah, Texas. Water has risen to the door of the one-story brick building. A sign advertising "Fine Foods" is affixed above the entrance. An American flag is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Kemah Historical Society