The historical storm of southern Texas Feb 14-15, 1896. (photograph)
Souvenir of the historical storm of Southern Texas, Feb. 14, 1895. Views at Houston, Texas. Snowfall of 24 inches. A faded composite image showing eight small images of homes, trams, and people all covered in snow. Scenes include Preston Ave., Christ Church, Dr. Blake's residence, and a snow plow.
25 x 17 cm (9.8 x 6.7 in)
Place of Origin
Houston (Harris County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History Library from Mr. and Mrs. George A. Hill, Jr., 1946.
Caption / Inscription / Signature
"The Historical Storm of Southern Texas, Feb 14th 1895. Souvenir. Views at Houston, Tex. Snowfall of 24 inches. Steadman & Trager. The Lightning Kodak Artists. Houston, Tex." Picture captions: "Snowy roofs. Opening Street for line, on Preston Ave. Christ's Church. Dr. Blake's Residence. Snow Bound. Cottage. Snow Plow at Work."
Houston, Tex.: Steadman & Trager, 1895.
Artisan or Artist
Steadman & Trager.
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