Now showing items 1-3 of 3

  • Letter from Edgar M. Queeny to Monsanto stockholders: The Texas City Disaster 

    Queeny, Edgar M. (Rice University, 1947-04-30)
    Letter from Edgar M. Queeny, Chairman of the Board, to stockholders of Monsanto Chemical Company: The Texas City Disaster. The letter includes descriptions of the damages, casualties, financial losses, and benefits ...
  • Texas City disaster area, post-explosion photographs 

    Unknown author (Rice University, 1947)
    Photographs of the Texas City, Texas waterfront after it was devastated by the April 16, 1947 disaster which occurred when a French ship carrying fertilizer on Galveston Bay caught fire and exploded. The nearby Monsanto ...
  • Texas City disaster area, pre-explosion photographs 

    Unknown author (Rice University, 1947)
    Photographs of the Texas City, Texas waterfront which was later devastated by the April 16, 1947 disaster which occurred when a French ship carrying fertilizer on Galveston Bay caught fire and exploded. The nearby Monsanto ...