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
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