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  • All fields: diaster (or)
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    • Fire station and Garage building in shipyard

    • Shipyards ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships ; Ships--Welding
    • View looking Southeast from top of Gantry Crane on craneway number 6 between shipways number 5 and number 6. Additional Welding Slab at shipway number 6 in foreground with bulkhead assembly in progress. Fire station and Garage Building in center...
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • View of the damage of the first six ways

    • Shipyards ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships ; Gantry cranes ; Cranes, derricks, etc ; Ships--Welding
    • View from the Mold Loft steps looking toward the first six ways. General condition of scaffolding at forward end of ways clearly visible. The essentially complete hull at right center is Hull number 77 on way number 2. Showing damage from hurricane...
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • Personnel Building and Parking Lot of Shipyard

    • Shipyards ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships ; Gantry cranes ; Cranes, derricks, etc ; Ships--Welding
    • View taken from top of water tower looking southwest. Main parking lot in background with new Access Road beyond. Transportation Building recently constructed at extreme left edge of picture near large horizontal oil tank. Main Gate for entrance...
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • View of the damage of the end of way number 4

    • Shipyards ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships
    • View of scaffold tower and frame wreckage at forward end of way number 4. Showing damage from hurricane of July 27, 1943, referred to as the Surprise Hurricane
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • View of hurricane damaged scaffolding

    • Shipyards--Texas--Houston ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships ; Gantry cranes ; Cranes, derricks, etc ; Ships--Welding
    • View of scaffolding along starboard side of way number 3. Showing damage from hurricane of July 27, 1943, referred to as the Surprise Hurricane.
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • Spindle Top Fire

    • Oil Industry
    • Men surrounding a fire at the Spindle Top oil field.
    • MSS0114 HMRC Photo Collection
    • Houston flood in 1960

    • Newspapers ; Texas--Houston ; Photographs
    • Houston flood in 1960, with A. B. Winstead shown at stern of boat
    • RGD0005 Houston Press Collection
    • Houston flood in 1960

    • Newspapers ; Texas--Houston ; Photographs
    • Houston flood in 1960, A. B. Winstead shown in water
    • RGD0005 Houston Press Collection
    • Main St Looking toward Depot

    • LaPorte
    • Street view of Main Street looking toward La Porte. A methodist church can be seen on the left and three buildings can be seen on the right.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • After the Fire

    • LaPorte
    • Four boys look at what remains after a fire. Buildings still intact can be seen in the background.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • After the Fire (Closer view)

    • LaPorte
    • Four boys look at what remains after a fire. Buildings still intact can be seen in the background.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Houston Fire Department, Station 12

    • Glass plate negatives
    • Men dressed in firemen uniforms and in civilian clothing stand outside Station 12 of the Houston Fire Department. Two men sit in a fire engine.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Houston Fire Department, Station 12

    • Glass plate negatives
    • Men dressed in firemen uniforms and in civilian clothing stand outside Station 12 of the Houston Fire Department. Two men sit in a chemical engine, while another four stand on a fire engine.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Buildings at Morgan's Point

    • Glass plate negatives
    • Buildings at Morgan's Point, believed damaged by the "Great Storm" of 1900
    • MSS1326 Humphreville-Beasley Collection
    • Christ Church

    • Churches
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    • MSS0157 Houston Photograph Collection
    • Firefighters at Burned Store

    • Buildings
    • Fire destruction of Waddell's Furniture Store at Fannin and Prairie Sts, Houston, TX. Man climbing fire truck ladder toward top of building remains. Firemen and ladder truck in street.
    • MSS1248 Litterst-Dixon Photograph Collection

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