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Letter from Edgar M. Queeny to Monsanto stockholders: The Texas City Disaster
(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, 1947 post-explosion photographs
(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 ...