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August 18, 1915
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Interurban passenger car off track
Interurban passenger car on its side off the track. The passenger car went down with the causeway during the hurricane.
Hystad, Rev. John Eric
This interview with Rev. Hystad was conducted on August 3, 2006 at his office at the Second Baptist Church, 6400 Woodway Dr, Houston, Texas 77057. The pastors of the church selected Rev. Hystad to ascertain...
Steve Huttman spent 22 years in the U.S. Coast Guard, serving various capacities in maritime security and rescue. He moved to Houston in 1998 and began at G&H Towing as a mate on a harbor tug. He is currently...
Roby, Dr. Paul
Dr. Roby is the Director of Neighbors-2-Neighbors Program, Office of Disaster and Preparedness and Response, a program designed to match up evacuee families with local Houstonian families. This interview...
Harlesdon stranded between Virginia Point and Texas City
Vessel, Harlesdon, stranded between Virginia Point and Texas City.
Jim Giblin, a native of Virginia, lives in Friendswood, TX. He spent more than 40 years in the maritime industry. He joined the Merchant Marine in 1942 and served on tankers and Liberty Ships during the...
Al George was born in 1928 in Alexandria, Louisiana. His father was a railroad man but lost his job during the Great Depression. As a result, his father resorted to farming to feed his family. After the...
Gasoline car from Southern Pacific
Southern Pacific equipment, specifically a gasoline car, borrowed for the cleanup/reconstruction of Galveston after the hurricane.
Gas buoy stranded on land by hurricane
A stranded gas buoy from the Galveston entrance is found stranded in a field after the hurricane.
Galveston Electric Company tracks through City Park
Galveston Electric Company tracks crossing City Park adjacent to Hotel Galvez.
Galveston Electric Company tracks
Galveston Electric Company tracks crossing City Park adjacent to Hotel Galvez after the hurricane.
Mr. Larry Frederick was born in 1938 in Abbeville, Louisiana. His father drove truck and later worked for about 40 years for a farm supply company, Victor Supply Company. At the age of 16, he lost one...
Fort Crockett Parade Ground
Government Reservation Fort Crockett parade ground after the hurricane.
Clyde Fitzgerald is a native of Houston. His father and two uncles worked as longshoremen on the Houston Ship Channel. He started working as a longshoremen in 1959. He worked his way through the ranks...
Family planning II
The second part of the Family Planning episode. The film also portrays more procedures and discretion individuals and their families should take.
Eton Hall stranded between Virginia Point and Texas City
Vessel, Eton Hall, stranded between Virginia Point and Texas City.
John Estes worked for Bethlehem Steel from 1949-1982. He is a former manager and engineer at Bethlehem Shipyard in Beaumont, former President of Bethlehem Singapore, and former assistant VP of Bethlehem...
East end of Seawall Boulevard (ground view)
Wreckage on the east end of Seawall Boulevard after the hurricane.
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