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  • Texas City explosion on April 16, 1947 

    Houston Press staff photo (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1947-04-16)
    At approximately 9:12 a.m. on the morning of April, 16, 1947 the Grandcamp cargo ship exploded triggering one of the worst industrial disasters in American history. The explosion was caused by a ...
  • Texas City explosion on April 16, 1947 

    Houston Press staff photo (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1947-04-16)
    At approximately 9:12 a.m. on the morning of April, 16, 1947 the Grandcamp cargo ship exploded triggering one of the worst industrial disasters in American history. The explosion was caused by a ...
  • Texas City explosion on April 16, 1947 

    Houston Press staff photo (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1947-04-16)
    At approximately 9:12 a.m. on the morning of April, 16, 1947 the Grandcamp cargo ship exploded triggering one of the worst industrial disasters in American history. The explosion was caused by a ...
  • Texas City explosion on April 16, 1947 

    Houston Press staff photo (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1947-04-16)
    At approximately 9:12 a.m. on the morning of April, 16, 1947 the Grandcamp cargo ship exploded triggering one of the worst industrial disasters in American history. The explosion was caused by a ...
  • Texas City explosion on April 16, 1947 

    Houston Press staff photo (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1947-04-16)
    At approximately 9:12 a.m. on the morning of April, 16, 1947 the Grandcamp cargo ship exploded triggering one of the worst industrial disasters in American history. The explosion was caused by a ...
  • Texas Dental College 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1905-01-01)
  • Texas Historical Commission Members 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1992-04-01)
  • Threshing rice on a farm near Beaumont 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
    Around the 1900's Japanese were invited to the Webster and other Harris County areas to develop rice farms on the flat prairies. Rice continues to be one of the agricultural products grown in Harris ...
  • Train 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1922-01-01)
  • TSHA Leadership Award Presentation to Willie Lee Gay 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1991-12-04)
  • TSU Teaching Fellows 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1970)
  • Turning basin in Houston Ship Channel 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1926-01-01)
  • Two Injured children after Poe Elementary School explosion in 1959 

    Hanson, Andrew (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource 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 ...
  • Underwood Typewriter Company 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1900-01-01)
    The first typewriter was called the "Sholes & Glidden Type Writer," and was produced by the gun makers E. Remington & Sons in Ilion, NY from 1874-1878. Sholes was working on a machine to automatically ...
  • The Union State Bank Building 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
  • University of Houston football game 

    Covy, Ray (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1966-09-01)
  • USS Houston replacement crew swearing in ceremony 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1940-01-01)
  • View from flour mill 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1890-01-01)
  • View of Main Street from Masonic Temple 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1890-01-01)
  • View on Main Street (looking south) 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1890-01-01)