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Topic: galveston

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Port of Galveston [Texas]

Port of Galveston [Texas]

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1845 Jan. 4. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

U.S. Reports: Oakey v. Bennett et al., 52 U.S. (11 How.) 33 (1851)

U.S. Reports: Oakey v. Bennett et al., 52 U.S. (11 How.) 33 (1851)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 52; Howard Volume 11; December Term, 1850; Samuel W. Oakey, Plaintiff in error, v. John H. Bennett, Administrator of William Hall, and John H. Illies

A bird's eye view of the city of New York View of Galveston, Texas.

A bird's eye view of the city of New York View of Galveston, Texas.

Illustration showing a bird's eye view of New York City looking toward Battery Park (?) and a view of Galveston from the bay, boats and ships in foreground.

Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas and New Orleans Air Line Rail Line, its connections in the U.S. and adjacent territories.

Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas ...

Outline map of Texas and vicinity showing railroads actually built, under construction, and chartered but not under contract.

Map of the Province of Texas

Map of the Province of Texas

This map was captured from the Ninth Division of the Imperial Mexican Army during the Mexican-American War. Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa, Texas, and all areas between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains

Galveston, Texas. . . Prepared by Order of Maj. Gen. N. P. Banks. Maj. D. C. Houston, Chief Engineers... Authorities, Coast Survey Charts [and] Reconnoissances by W. S. Long, Asst. Engr., in Decr. 1862, Giving information furnished by refugees, Apr. 15th, 1864. Drawn by H. Holtz.

Galveston, Texas. . . Prepared by Order of Maj. Gen. N. P. Banks. Maj....

Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa, Texas, and all areas between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains

Map of Galveston, Texas, Showing the Rebel Line of Works. Surveyed and Drawn by order of G. L. Gillespie, Brevet Major and Chief Engr., Mil. Div. of the Gulf, Under the Direction of Lt. S. E. McGregory, Comdg. Topl. Party, by Pl. St. Vignes, Asst.

Map of Galveston, Texas, Showing the Rebel Line of Works. Surveyed and...

Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa, Texas, and all areas between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains

Rebel Defenses of Galveston and Vicinity, Surveyed and Drawn by order of G. L. Gillespie, Brevet Major & Chief Engineer, Miliary Division of the Gulf, Under the Direction of Lt. S. E. McGregory, Comdg. Topl. Party, Oct. 1865.

Rebel Defenses of Galveston and Vicinity, Surveyed and Drawn by order ...

Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa, Texas, and all areas between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains

A.H. Belo, The Galveston Daily News, from the American Editors series (N35) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes

A.H. Belo, The Galveston Daily News, from the American Editors series ...

Trade cards from the "American Editors" series (N35), issued in 1887 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. This series is a physically larger version of the "American Editors" set (N1... more

A.H. Belo, The Galveston Daily News, from the American Editors series (N1) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

A.H. Belo, The Galveston Daily News, from the American Editors series ...

Trade cards from the "American Editors" series (N1), issued in 1887 in a series of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter Brand Cigarettes. Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Galveston Co.

Galveston Co.

Shows landownership. LC Land ownership maps, 983 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Galveston Disaster. House on Ave. N slightly moved with flood

Galveston Disaster. House on Ave. N slightly moved with flood

Photograph shows a house tipped on side, with several boys standing in front, after a flood in Galveston, Texas

Galveston disaster, trying to find where their home stood

Galveston disaster, trying to find where their home stood

Two African American women search through rubble following a violent hurricane which devasted most of Galveston and took more than 5,000 lives.

Galveston disaster

Galveston disaster

Galveston, Texas, after the hurricane and flood of Sept. 8-9, 1900: Loading dead body on cart.

Panorama of orphans' home, Galveston /

Panorama of orphans' home, Galveston /

From Edison films catalog: This is the building in which so many of the poor orphans met their death. The place is completely dismantled. In addition to the orphanage is shown one of the principal streets in Ga... more

Bird's-eye view of dock front, Galveston /

Bird's-eye view of dock front, Galveston /

"Galveston cyclone series. At the first news of the disaster by cyclone and tidal wave that devastated Galveston on Saturday, Sept. 8th, 1900, we equipped a party of photographers and sent them by special train... more

Galveston 1900 - gathering dead

Galveston 1900 - gathering dead

Photograph shows the aftermath of the 1900 Galveston hurricane. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Galveston disaster, getting a dead body from the ruins

Galveston disaster, getting a dead body from the ruins

Men searching through rubble for victims following a violent hurricane which devastated most of Galveston and took more than 5,000 lives.

Galveston flood, Sept., 1900--Commissary Dept.

Galveston flood, Sept., 1900--Commissary Dept.

Horse-drawn carts for food delivery, protected by armed guards, outside the Commissary in Galveston, Texas.

The dead left by the receding flood, 33d St. and Avenue M, Galveston, Texas

The dead left by the receding flood, 33d St. and Avenue M, Galveston, ...

Two dead bodies lie in the debris following a violent hurricane which devastated most of Galveston and took more than 5,000 lives.

Panorama of wreckage of water front /

Panorama of wreckage of water front /

From Edison films catalog: This picture shows the remains of one of the docks, several freight cars being piled one upon the other, while the most interesting part of the picture shows two schooners literally s... more

Searching ruins on Broadway, Galveston, for dead bodies /

Searching ruins on Broadway, Galveston, for dead bodies /

From Edison films catalog: This shows the heart of one of the tremendous drifts in the east end of Galveston. Hundreds of dead bodies are concealed in these immense masses, and at the time the picture was taken... more