Photograph labeled Greater Galveston Causeway
 Accession#: 
G-18221FF1-1
 Title: 
"Greater Galveston Causeway.  Commenced September 21, 1909, to be completed June 1st 1911.  Cost, $1,500,000.00.  Height, 16 feet above mean low tide.  Total length, 10,642 feet... It is Three Quarters of a mile from right hand of Photo to shore End of Causeway.  Lift Bridge is in center of Causeway." 
 Author: 
J. M. Maurer, Galveston, Texas
 Format: 
B/w photograph, postcard, colored; copy; 8.6 x 13.7 cm
 Description:  "Greater Galveston Causeway.  Commenced September 21, 1909, to be completed June 1st 1911.  Cost, $1,500,000.00.  Height, 16 feet above mean low tide.  Total length, 10,642 feet... It is Three Quarters of a mile from right hand of Photo to shore End of Causeway.  Lift Bridge is in center of Causeway."  Painting copyrighted by J. M. Maurer, Galveston, Texas.
 Date: 
1910
Terms: 
Railroads; Locomotives; Passenger Trains; Galveston Bay; Paintings; Maurer, J. M.

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Galveston and Texas History Center, Rosenberg Library, Galveston, Texas. November 2001.