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Browsing items in: Houston Waterways

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    • Water Front View

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    • RECTO: Black and white image of waterfront. Handwritten caption reads: ""Water front view #5, San Jacinto Battle Ground. Photo by Happer and Co. Houston, Tex."" VERSO: Stamped vertically on the left side: ""Bequest of Mrs. Adele Lubbock Briscoe...
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    • View from San Jacinto Street Bridge

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of barges on the Bayou. One building is labeled ""C.R. Cummings Lumber Co."" There are signs for G.H. & H. Caption reads: ""View from San Jacinto Street Bridge, Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Handwritten: ""12-1-61 Gift of Mrs....
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    • Vacant waterway with Two Boats

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    • Unidentified bayou scene: small boat moored at small dock in foreground; another boat in distance near center of photograph.
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    • U.S. Revenue Cutter Windom

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    • RECTO: Black and white image of one boat, one ship, and the U.S. Revenue Cutter Windom in the Turning Basin. Handwritten caption: ""U.S. Revenue Cutter 'Windom' entering Turning Basin in Houston Ship Channel"" Handwritten at the top: ""12632""....
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    • Turning Basin

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    • RECTO: Colorized aerial image of six ships docked at Turning Basin in the Ship Channel. Caption reads: ""Turning Basin--Buffalo River, showing ocean going vessels docked and discharging and taking on cargoes, Houston, Texas."" Handwritten:...
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    • Turning Basin

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    • RECTO: Colorized aerial image of ships docked at Turning Basin. Caption reads: ""Turning Basin, Ship Channel, Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Handwritten : ""1966, Gift of, Mr. Joe Martin, Box 411, Sinton, Texas."" Caption reads: ""Turning Basin, Buffalo...
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    • Three Boats in Flooded Bayou

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    • Boats tied up on Buffalo Bayou near Allen's Landing during a flood. In 1910 boats were re-located to new clubhouse of Houston Launch Club on Buffalo Bayou at Harrisburg.
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    • The Mabel

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    • Dr. E. L. Fox's yacht Mabel, flying the Launch Club (Houston Yacht Club) burgee and house flag (owner's pennant). Mabel arrived in Houston in 1907.
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    • The Hudie on a Slipway

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    • The yacht Hudie after it had been in service for some time. Boat was sold to W. O. Ansley and renamed Margaret in 1910.
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    • The Ethylwayne

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    • Gaff-rigged bay sloop in regatta off Sylvan Beach with pier in background. Possibly Dan Kennedy's Ethywayne in Houston Yacht Club regatta of 1902.
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    • The Boat Landing at the Battlefield of San Jacinto

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of people boarding a boat at the boat landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground. Caption reads: ""The Boat Landing at the Battlefield of San Jacinto, Near Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Handwritten vertically on the left side: ""Hello...
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    • The Battlefield of San Jacinto

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of beach at San Jacinto Battleground. Caption reads: ""The Battlefield of San Jacinto, near Houston, Texas, On this Field General Sam Houston Won the Independence of Texas."" VERSO: Blank
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