Seawall, Photograph labeled Seawall, Galveston, Texas
 Accession#: 
G-5925.3FF3-3
 Title: 
"Seawall, Galveston, Texas"
 Author: 
 Format: 
B/w photograph, copy, postcard, colored; 8.0 x 13.0 cm
 Description:  "Seawall, Galveston, Texas."  Painting, The Galveston SeaWall When Completed, by Julius Stockfleth.   Verso:  "The Seawall is a massive structure of concrete and stone, rising 17 feet above sea level.  The entire city has been filled in to the level of the top of the wall.  Extending 5 miles along the edge of the Gulf of Mexico the top of the seawall forms a beautiful  promenade boulevard that attacts visitors from all part of the world."  "C. T. American Art."  Seawall Specialty Co., Houston and Galveston, Texas.
 Date: 
[1904]
Terms: 
Seawall - Artist's Conceptions; Paintings; The Galveston SeaWall When Completed; Stockfleth, Julius (1857-1935); Street Scenes; Seawall Boulevard; Riprap; Gulf of Mexico; Galveston Bay 

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Rosenberg Library > GTHC > Seawall > Completed > Photograph labeled Seawall, Galveston, Texas
Galveston and Texas History Center, Rosenberg Library, Galveston, Texas. November 2001.