Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: Postcard Collection

  • All fields: transportation boat ship railroad train automobile
(45 results)



Display: 20

    • Grand Central Station

    • Buildings ; Transportation
    • Grand Central Station and the railroad terminal. Several trains are on the tracks under the long structure.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Cotton Blockade Grand Central Station

    • Cityscape ; Transportation
    • Cotton blockade at Grand Central Depot. Trains loaded with cotton. The background has numerous brick commercial buildings.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Scene on San Jacinto River

    •  
    • Man rowing a boat on the San Jacinto River,
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Turning Basin-Buffalo River

    •  
    • Aerial photograph of Turning Basin, Houston Ship Channel.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Interior of Union Station

    • Buildings ; Transportation
    • Interior of Union Station has many wooden benches amidst white columns supporting white archways. Three large light fixtures line the center of this view of the station's interior.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Main Street viaduct and the Ship Channel

    • Cityscapes
    • Main Street Viaduct and Ship Channel. Railroad engine passing under viaduct. Ship docked on far side of Buffalo Bayou. Houston skyline in the distance.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Boat house at Highland Park

    •  
    • Boat House at Highland Park, Houston
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Highland Park boating scene

    •  
    • Scene at Highland Park. Women in a rowboat ; children standing on boat landing.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Grand Central Depot

    •  
    • Passenger train at Grand Central Depot, Houston, Texas. Horse-drawn wagons in foreground.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Grand Central Depot

    •  
    • Engraving of the Grand Central Depot.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground

    •  
    • Landing at San Jacinto Battleground. Buffalo bayou in foreground of photograph.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Boats in Houston Ship Channel

    • Waterways
    • View from bow of one ship to two ships motoring before it down the Ship Channel.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Heights Boulevard, Houston, Texas

    • Automobiles ; Boulevards ; Street railroads ; Streets ; Heights Boulevard
    • Automobile and streetcar on Heights Boulevard, Houston, TX
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Yachts in Houston Turning Basin

    • Waterways
    • These yachts appear to be motorized sloops. Each ship is flying maritime flags.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • U. S. Revenue Cutter "Windom"

    •  
    • U. S. Revenue Cutter "Windom" entering Turning Basin in Houston Ship Channel.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Dick Dowling Monument

    • Cityscapes
    • Statue of Dick Dowling in front of Houston City Hall
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Main Street looking north

    • Architectural elements ; Architecture ; Automobiles ; Buildings ; Hotels ; Traffic ; Rice Hotel
    • Main Street, looking north over automobile traffic, toward Rice Hotel, Houston, Texas
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Houston Ship Channel, Wm. D. Cleveland & Sons Building

    • Cityscape ; Waterways
    • People boarding covered boats at the Houston Ship Channel at foot of Main Street. Wm. D. Cleveland & Sons Bldg. In distant center of photograph. Patriotic bunting and maritime message flags adorn the ships. Large JASMINE sign in distance.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Harrisburg Road, Houston, Texas

    • Automobiles ; Roads ; Street railroads ; Harrisburg Road
    • Automobile and streetcar on Harrisburg Road, Houston, TX.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK