Photograph showing a steamboat, a barge, and several sail boats along the bank of Buffalo Bayou, in Houston, Texas. Stacks of firewood sit on the bank a horse and buggy waits near the edge of the bank. Across the water are several boxcars sitting on a train track, with warehouses and business buildings beside them. Title from note on back of photograph, photographer unknown.
45 x 55 cm (17.7 x 21.7 in)
Place of Origin
Houston (Harris County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History Library from Mr. and Mrs. John H. Lewter, 1940.
Caption / Inscription / Signature
"Houston, Texas, Buffalo Bayou, foot of Main St"
[Houston, Tex.?: s.n., ca. 1900?]
Artisan or Artist
Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs
Communication Artifacts -- documentary artifacts -- graphic documents -- photograph
visual works -- photographs
architecture ; boats ; marines ; Buffalo Bayou
San Jacinto Museum of History, Albert and Ethel Herzstein Library Collection
Local Resource Number
San Jacinto Museum of History
For information about reproductions or permissions, please contact the San Jacinto Museum of History, firstname.lastname@example.org or 281.479.2421