Browsing Museum of Houston by Author "Hanson, Andrew"
Hanson, Andrew (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, 1959-07-25)Hurricane Debra hit between Freeport, Texas and Galveston, Texas on July 25, 1959. It was a category 1 hurricane that caused $7 million dollars in damage but no fatalities.
Hanson, Andrew (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, 1959-09-15)On the morning of September 15, 1959, Paul Harold Orgeron detonated a bomb at Poe Elementary School that killed three children, a teacher, a custodian and Mr. Orgeron. Nineteen other people were ...