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Image for Galveston Texas 1900 Hurricane Damage

Galveston Texas 1900 Hurricane Damage

By: Galveston

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Unknown: circa 1900

Seller ID: 15491

Condition: Very Good


Descriptional photos of hurricane damage in 1900. Landscape photo shows the destruction at Avenue I between 18th and 19th streets. Portrait photo shows Post Office Street, showing Harmony Club Building and Masonic Temple. The photos have been placed back to back and laminated together, and seem to be cut out of a periodical or book. ; 15491 View more info

Image for Christie Mitchell (Public Relations For The Galveston County) With Miss San Antonio Galveston Beauty Revue

Christie Mitchell (Public Relations For The Galveston County) With Miss San Antonio Galveston Beauty Revue

By: Galveston Beauty Revue

Price: $12.00  $10.20

Publisher: Galveston Press: circa 1950s

Seller ID: 15709

Condition: Good+


Christie Mitchell was Public Relations manager for Galveston County, here serving as a judge at the Galveston beauty revue. Size: 8x 10. Once pasted into a scrapbook, it was removed leaving residue on back of photo. Two photocopies in like new condition are included. ; 15709M View more info

Image for Christie Mitchell (Public Relations For The Galveston County) At His Desk

Christie Mitchell (Public Relations For The Galveston County) At His Desk

By: Galveston Photograph

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Galveston: circa 1950

Seller ID: 15692

Condition: Near Fine


Public Relations manager for Galveston, Texas during the "sin city" era of Galveston, when there was gambling, drinking, etc. He served many positions during his term of office like judging the famous Galveston Beauty Revue. He wrote columns for the local newspaper, and planned to compile them into a book. It doesn't appear that he ever did although someone else did after Mitchell's death in 1980. This picture shows him looking at the photographer and has writing... View more info

Image for Galvez Hotel 1920

Galvez Hotel 1920

By: Galvez Hotel

Price: $10.00  $8.50

Seller ID: 15483

Condition: Good+


On back of snapshot: November 20, 1920 and the name Percy, who it seems, is sitting on the concrete bench in front of the hotel. Minimal age-wear. View more info