Mary and Jeff Bell Library


Picture Postcard of Corpus Christi, 1948.
Kilgore Picture Postcard Collection

The late Dan Kilgore, benefactor of Special Collections & Archives, collected a large body of historic picture postcards with the same care and thoroughness that he assembled his Texana books. Consisting of approximately three thousand items, the Kilgore Picture Postcard Collection was conveyed to Special Collections & Archives by his widow, Carol Isensee Kilgore, and is part of the larger Kilgore Collection. These postcards deal mainly with Corpus Christi and South Texas from 1905 through the 1970s. They contain images of historic architecture, cityscapes, methods of transportation, industry, the military presence in the region, ethnic groups, recreation, community groups, humor, wildlife and nature, and other subjects.

The Kilgore Picture Postcard Collection contains common, rare, and unique postcards. Altogether, the Kilgore postcards are an important source for documenting and illustrating Corpus Christi and South Texas history.

To make this holding more accessible to researchers, Special Collections & Archives has scanned 152 of the most important of these historic images dealing with Corpus Christi. These items are shown below and cover Corpus Christi urban development from the early 1900s to the mid 1960s. All images bear a descriptive caption and were selected for inclusion based on the significance of their content. Altogether, they present many aspects of Corpus Christi as it emerged from a small town into a city ofregional importance.

Permission to use any of these images must be obtained from the Special Collections & Archives Department, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Bell Library. Any use is prohibited without prior permission. These images are at 72 dpi. A&M-Corpus Christi will provide these images in greater resolution upon request.

The full credit line should read: Kilgore Picture Postcard Collection, Special Collections & Archives, Mary and Jeff Bell Library, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

For identification purposes, each image has its own unique number.


7PC-2 "View From Broadway ~ Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing bird's-eye of view of city & houses on bluff, looking toward bay, ca. 1906.

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7PC-3 "Water Front-Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing view of building along shoreline & buildings on stilts out over the water near shore, ca. 1906.

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7PC-4 "Corpus Christi from the Bay." Card showing skyline of city and buildings along the waterfront, ca. 1907.

7PC-4

7PC-10 "The North End, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing shoreline, two piers, buildings along waterfront & on stilts beside one pier, skyline in background & sailboat in foreground, ca. 1907.

7PC-10

7PC-11 "View from Bay, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing buildings along waterfront and 3-masted sailboat in left foreground, ca. 1907.

7PC-11

7PC-17 "Natatorium, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing buildings on stilts out over the bay and wooden pier parallel to natatorium structures, ca. 1908.

7PC-17

7PC-31 "Birds Eye View of Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing buildings in the city, looking toward the bay, ca. 1909.

7PC-31

7PC-41 "Shipping Cotton off Central Wharf, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing ships docked at wharf, cotton bales along each side of pier and alongside warehouse at end of pier, ca. 1912.

7PC-41

7PC-44 "Cotton Compress and Municipal Wharf, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing view from bay of cotton compress buildings alongside the wharf; ship to left of picture and buildings of shore in background, ca. 1912.

7PC-44

7PC-58 "Chaparral St., Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing business section of town with Corpus Christi National Bank & C.C. Furniture buildings in the foreground, ca. 1915.

7PC-58

7PC-60 "Chaparral Street, View from City Drug Store Corner, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing business section of town, drug store in foreground, Hitts Cigar Store next door; people on sidewalk; trolley in center of street, ca. 1910.

7PC-60

7PC-68 Miramar Mercantile Co. Corpus Christi, Texas. Card showing Leatherwood Building with Miramar Mercantile sign on front corner; people standing in doorway on first floor; people on porch of second floor, ca. 1906.

7PC-68

7PC-69D1 "Mesquite Street, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing business buildings, sign for Jno. T. McCutcheon Jeweler about center of block, ca. 1912.

7PC-69D1

7PC-70 "Peoples Street. Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing unpaved street, horses with buggies and wagons in street; "Furnished Rooms" sign on one building, ca. 1911.

7PC-70

7PC-71 "Peoples Street. Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing business street looking toward bay; cars &; wagons parked on street; bakery wagon with horse in front of Western Union Telegraph building, ca. 1915.

7PC-71

7PC-75 "Taylor Street, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing unpaved street, looking toward waterfront; church building on left side of street. Pavilion Hotel in background at the end of the street, ca. 1912.

7PC-75

7PC-76 Street scene, Corpus Christi. Card showing a group of men walking down the street, obviously an organization meeting with some women and children watching from the sidewalks, ca. 1920.

7PC-76

7PC-77 "North Chaparral St., Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing business section of town, 1914 Courthouse in left background; numerous cars in street, ca. 1920.

7PC-77

7PC-81 "Chaparral Street, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing view of business district; many cars parked and driving in street; Lichtenstein's building in right foreground, ca. 1928.

7PC-81

7PC-86 "Chaparral and Peoples Streets, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing business district of town; City National Bank Building, ca. 1928.

7PC-86

7PC-87 Chaparral Street looking North, Corpus Christi, Texas. Card showing business district of town; Lichtenstein's building in left foreground, "Butterey's" sign on right and many cars on street, ca. 1940.

7PC-87

7PC-90 "Chaparral Street, Main business street of downtown Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing Chaparral Street looking north; Nueces Furniture Co., Woolworth's, & Lichtenstein's buildings on the left; Singer and Texas State Optical on the right, ca. 1945.

7PC-90

7PC-92 "View looking north on Chaparral Street, Corpus Christi, Texas." "This view of Corpus Christi's main thoroughfare shows among others, the Jones Building, Medical Arts Building, Lichtenstein's Department Store and the Nueces Hotel. Many smart shops line both sides of this busy artery," ca. 1948.

7PC-92

7PC-94 "Looking Down Schatzel and Peoples Streets-Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing downtown section looking toward Corpus Christi Bay; signs visible for Continental Trailways and Western Auto Supply, ca. 1945.

7PC-94

7PC-95 "Looking east from the Driscoll Hotel, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing part of business section of town; signs visible are: Sherwin-Williams, Ashmore Paint, Continental Trailways, and Western Auto Supply; and small part of Corpus Christi Bay seen in the background, ca. 1945.

7PC-95

7PC-100 "Water St. looking South. C.C., Tex." Card showing residential part of town with houses on each side of street; shrubbery planted on both sides of the sidewalks, ca. 1925.

7PC-100

7PC-102 "Pleasure Pier, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing stone breakwater in background; many people walking on pier; numerous small boats tied along the pier; several larger boats in open water to right of the pier, ca. 1935.

7PC-102

7PC-109 "Downtown Navy Bus Terminal, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front of the Naval Base Bus Terminal with one bus and one car parked next to building, ca. 1942.

7PC-109

7PC-115 "East Shore Line Drive Corpus Christi-Texas." Card showing Corpus Christi Bay in the right background; grassy area with palm trees in the left foreground; numerous cars in both lanes of the boulevard, ca. 1948.

7PC-115

7PC-116 "The Seawall At Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing part of Shoreline Drive with concrete embankment, jetties, and Corpus Christi Bay on the right, ca. 1948.

7PC-116

7PC-124 "Bluff view showing Wilson Building, White Plaza and Driscoll Hotel, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1955.

7PC-124

7PC-139 "North Bluff, showing Monument erected by United Daughters of Confederacy, and Presbyterian Church, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing Coppini sculpture, stairway leading to top of Bluff, ca. 1928.

7PC-139

7PC-140 "Main approach to the Bluff, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing Coppini sculpture; stairway to top of Bluff and part of the Presbyterian Church at the right and a residence to the right, ca. 1928.

7PC-140

7PC-146 "Corpus Christi, Texas 1922." Card showing part of the Bluff with houses along Upper Broadway; one flight of stairs to Lower Broadway; section of city downtown; 1914 Courthouse and Corpus Christi Bay in the background, ca. 1922.

7PC-146

7PC-172 Residence of W.W. Jones. Card showing front view of three-story residence before planting completed; swing visible on first-floor porch, ca. 1911.

7PC-172

7PC-174 "Residence of J.G. Kenedy. Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front and one side of house and fence along front of yard; palm trees and other plants around house, ca. 1910.

7PC-174

7PC-181 "Residence of Mrs. H.M. King, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front view of house and part of yard with palm trees, ca. 1907.

7PC-181

7PC-182 "Residence of Mrs. H.M. King-Broadway Corpus Christi-Texas." Card showing front view of house and part of yard with palm trees and other planting; sidewalk to fence along front of lawn, ca. 1907.

7PC-182

7PC-187 Roy Miller Home. Card showing front of house; sidewalk, lawn with planting; hose and sprinkler in left foreground, ca. 1906.

7PC-187

7PC-188 "Residence of Dr. A.E. Spohn, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing front view of house; yard with planting; fence in front; car parked in street with man seated in it, ca. 1905.

7PC-188

7PC-189 "Residence of Dr. Spohn. Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front view of home; many trees planted in the yard and grass plot; statue in yard near sidewalk by house, ca. 1908.

7PC-189

7PC-192 Steadman Home, Corpus Christi, Texas. Card showing front of frame house with picket fence at edge of yard; two ladies standing on front porch, ca. 1906.

7PC-192

7PC-193 "Ms. Chas. Weil's Residence. Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front of house; sidewalks and driveway; part of another home visible at right of picture, ca. 1910.

7PC-193

7PC-197 "Residences. Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing two large homes on Bluff, ca. 1920.

7PC-197

7PC-200 "South Broadway, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing several homes and one church at left of picture and another church in the right background, ca. 1935.

7PC-200

7PC-202 A residence, Corpus Christi, Texas. Card showing front view of two-story house, ca. 1908.

7PC-202

7PC-203 Residence. Card showing view of house with open door and a lady standing by the fence, ca. 1910.

7PC-203

7PC-204 Residence. Card showing front view of two-story house; man and lady standing by the fence in front of the house, ca. 1910.

7PC-204

7PC-211 "Skyline of Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing view of town from Corpus Christi Bay; Nueces Hotel at the far right, Driscoll and Plaza Hotels (on Bluff) at left-center, ca. 1941.

7PC-211

7PC-252 "Bird's Eye View of Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing view of business district of city with Corpus Christi Bay in the background and a streetcar in center of the picture with the "Coopers Clean Bakery" sign on building in the foreground, ca. 1912.

7PC-252

7PC-254 A street scene in "Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing view of business section of town with Corpus Christi Bay in background; 1914 Nueces County Courthouse at the top left of the picture, ca. 1914.

7PC-254

7PC-269 Skyline of Corpus Christi, Texas. Card showing business section of city with Port of Corpus Christi in the background, L-Head and T-Heads along with part of Shoreline Drive, seawall, and Corpus Christi Bay in the foreground, ca. 1955.

7PC-269

7PC-275 Card showing a view of downtown Corpus Christi taken from the bluff overlooking the T-Heads and Corpus Christi Bay, ca. 1959.

7PC-275

7PC-276 "Yacht Basin, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing business section of town from the air, Port of Corpus Christi in the background, and the seawall along Shoreline Drive with the T-Heads, L-Head, and breakwaters in the foreground, ca. 1943.

7PC-276

7PC-318 "North Beach. Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing view of beach with waves breaking on sand; houses built next to the beach and downtown in the left background, ca. 1919.

7PC-318

7PC-343 "North Beach, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing large section of beach and part of Corpus Christi Bay at the right, ca. 1943.

7PC-343

7PC-346 "Breakwater Walk, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing north end of the breakwaters where it meets the beach; several people walking along sidewalk built on top of breakwater, ca. 1930.

7PC-346

7PC-356 Airview North Beach Corpus Christi, Texas. Card showing aerial view of most of North Beach with the Port of Corpus Christi and part of the city in the background, ca. 1955.

7PC-356

7PC-384 Card showing tents and buildings along the beach near Corpus Christi, ca. 1910.

7PC-384

7PC-389 "Epworth Inn, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front of hotel and expanse of grounds, ca. 1912.

7PC-389

7PC-392 "Epworth Beach, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing Epworth camp grounds from Corpus Christi Bay, ca. 1909.

7PC-392

7PC-408 "Moonlight scene on beautiful Corpus Christi Bay. Corpus Christi, Tex." ca. 1915.

7PC-408

7PC-418 "Fireworks over Corpus Christi Bay during Buccaneer Day Celebration," ca. 1962.

7PC-418

7PC-443 "City Park, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing grassy area of park with two palm trees and sidewalk leading to pavilion with three people, ca. 1917.

7PC-443

7PC-451 "First State Bank, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing entrance to bank at corner of Mesquite and Schatzel Streets, ca. 1909.

7PC-451

7PC-454 "City National Bank Building, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing corner location of bank building, ca. 1910.

7PC-454

7PC-456 "Chaparral Street, Corpus Christi, Tex." The Corpus Christi National Bank on Chaparral Street along with several commercial building on each side on the street, Corpus Christi, Tex., ca. 1907.

7PC-456

7PC-464 "First Baptist Church, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front of church building with two flights of stairs leading to sanctuary, ca. 1940.

7PC-464

7PC-468 "Corpus Christi Cathedral," Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1940.

7PC-468

7PC-482 "St. Patrick's Cathedral, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front and side of St. Patrick's Cathedral, ca. 1924.

7PC-482

7PC-488 "Church of the Good Shepard-Episcopal-Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing building belonging to the Church of the Good Shepherd-named "Munds Hall," ca. 1950.

7PC-488

7PC-490 "First Methodist Church, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1913.

7PC-490

7PC-500 "Presbyterian Church on the Bluff, Corpus Christi, Tex." ca. 1920.

7PC-500

7PC-507 "Fred Roberts Memorial Hospital, Corpus Christi. Texas." ca. 1950.

7PC-507

7PC-511 "Spohn Sanitarium, Corpus Christi, Tex. Property of Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word." ca. 1915.

7PC-511

7PC-513 "Spohn Sanatarium Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1923.

7PC-513

7PC-522 "Alta Vista Hotel" Card showing the front and side of the Alta Vista Hotel building, ca. 1907.

7PC-522

7PC-535 "Beach Hotel, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing the front and one side of the Beach Hotel on North Beach, ca. 1909.

7PC-535

7PC-548 "Hotel Driscoll-Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing the front and side of the Robert Driscoll Hotel located on Upper Broadway, ca. 1950.

7PC-548

7PC-556 "Horne Apartments, European Hotel, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing the Horne Apartments, European Hotel, in the downtown section of Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1912.

7PC-556

7PC-562 "Nueces Hotel C.C., Tex." Card showing the sunroom of the Nueces Hotel, ca. 1913.

7PC-562

7PC-587 Card showing the Sea Side Pavilion located on a pier in Corpus Christi Bay before it was destroyed by the 1919 Storm, ca. 1902.

7PC-587

7PC-610 "The Nixon Building and Hotel Plaza Two of Corpus Christi's, Texas, Skyscrapers, the Nixon Building and Plaza Hotel at the foot of Leopard Street at Broadway." ca. 1930.

7PC-610

7PC-616 "Princess Louise Hotel-Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing the front and side of the hotel, ca. 1940.

7PC-616

7PC-652 "De Luxe Courts-3109 N. Water St.-Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing the front of the De Luxe Courts and a sign on the building next door, "Fuedo's Food Store," ca. 1950.

7PC-652

7PC-704 Card showing the front and one side of the Shoreline Terrace located on Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1960.

7PC-704

7PC-733 Card showing Shoop's Grill along with signs on the building include: "BPOE" and "Elkhorn" located on Water Street, Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1943.

7PC-733

7PC-734 "Village of Corpus Christi, Texas in the 1875-1883 era-this is one of several beautiful paintings on the walls of Shoop's Grill, depicting the progress of the city."

7PC-734

7PC-740 Card showing the corner of the four-story department store building, M. Lichtenstein and Sons, Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1943.

7PC-740

7PC-741 Card showing the front of the building of Fedway Department Store, Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1950.

7PC-741

7PC-742 "Perkins Brothers Department Store, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing two sides if the Perkins Brothers Department Store, Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1930.

7PC-742

7PC-748 "C.C. High School, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1923.

7PC-748

7PC-749 Card showing one of the education buildings on the campus of Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1943.

7PC-749

7PC-751 "Incarnate Word Academy, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing the front and one side convent building, ca. 1930.

7PC-751

7PC-756 "Public Schools of Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing small pictures of four different schools: First Ward School, Third Ward School, Fourth Ward School, and High School Building, ca. 1914.

7PC-756

7PC-761D1 "Southern Alkali Corporation Plant, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1930.

7PC-761D1

7PC-763 "United Service Organization, Y.M.C.A., Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1941.

7PC-763

7PC-766 Card showing aerial view of auditorium and Exposition Hall, Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1955.

7PC-766

7PC-776 "U.S. Post Office and Custom House, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1955.

7PC-776

7PC-777 "City Hall & Market House. Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing two-story City Hall and Market House in downtown part of the city along with several signs reading "Fresh Oysters and "Meat Market," ca. 1908.

7PC-777

7PC-778 "City Hall, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1912.

7PC-778

7PC-780D1 "City Hall entrance to First State Bank at right, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1915.

7PC-780D1

7PC-781 Card showing two side of City Hall on Shoreline Drive, Corpus Christi, Texas, ca. 1955.

7PC-781

7PC-782 "County Jail and Court House, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing front and one side of Courthouse and jail visible next door; twin staircases lead to the second floor entrance, ca. 1907.

7PC-782

7PC-792 "Nueces County Court House, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1920.

7PC-792

7PC-793 "Nueces County Court House, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1930.

7PC-793

7PC-796 "Nueces County Court House-Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1925.

7PC-796

7PC-802 "Post Office Building, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1940.

7PC-802

7PC-803 "Federal Building, Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing the front and one side of the Federal Office Building with part of the Driscoll Hotel visible in the background, ca. 1955.

7PC-803

7PC-812 "3 mile draw bridge over Nueces Bay entering Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing part of the railroad bridge across Nueces Bay and one span of track on land, ca. 1920.

7PC-812

7PC-813 "Corpus Christi Causeway, one and one half miles long." Card showing one bridge for cars and one for trains across Nueces Bay along with the remains of previous bridge in Bay on the left, ca. 1924.

7PC-813

7PC-826 "Entrance to the Padre Island Causeway near Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing the toll gate at the entrance to Padre Island, ca. 1950.

7PC-826

7PC-831 "Bascule Bridge, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing the Bascule Bridge at the entrance of the Port of Corpus Christi along with the control house on the left side, ca. 1939.

7PC-831

7PC-837 Card showing a ship entering the Port of Corpus Christi under the Bascule Bridge, ca. 1940.

7PC-837

7PC-866 Card showing aerial view of Harbor Bridge and Port of Corpus Christi along with several industries in the background, ca. 1962.

7PC-866

7PC-888 Card showing the Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce Building, ca. 1955.

7PC-888

7PC-898 "Elks Club Building, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1925.

7PC-898

7PC-890 "Corpus Christi Golf and Country Club, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1912.

7PC-890

7PC-900 Card showing the Lone Star Fish & Oyster Co. ca. 1929.

7PC-900

7PC-907 Card showing a Mexican-American family owned business, Ramirez and Sons, "Upholsterers of Fine Furniture," ca. 1955.

7PC-907

7PC-908 Card showing the #2 locomotive of the Texas-Mexican Railway, ca. 1950.

7PC-908

7PC-909 "S.A. & A.P. Passenger Depot, Corpus Christi, Tex." ca. 1919.

7PC-909

7PC-910 "Union Depot, Corpus Christi, Tex." ca. 1909.

7PC-910

7PC-926 "U.S. Destroyers in the Port of Corpus Christi." ca. 1926.

7PC-926

7PC-958D3 "Airview of Port of Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing aerial view of Port of Corpus Christi along with several docked ships and the Bascule Bridge, ca. 1930.

7PC-958D3

7PC-1033 "A family of baby pelicans. Bird-Island. Near Corpus Christi, Tex." ca. 1920.

7PC-1033

7PC-1035 "Young pelicans on Bird Island, near Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1921.

7PC-1035

7PC-1095 "Shelling oysters. Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing a number of men and small boats around large stacks of oyster shells in the shallow waters of Corpus Christi Bay, ca. 1925.

7PC-1095

7PC-1108 "The famous Guffy Gas Well, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing part of a wooden drilling rig with spray of gas spouting from the wellhead, ca. 1923.

7PC-1108

7PC-1109 "At White Point, Texas. All that remains to be seen of Guffey Well." ca. 1923.

7PC-1109

7PC-1110 "Pearson Well." Card showing the frame of drilling rig with gas or oil spouting up through the top, ca. 1923.

7PC-1110

7PC-1116 Card showing an oil well along Shoreline Drive, Corpus Christi, Tex., ca. 1950.

7PC-1116

7PC-1117 "Drilling oil in Corpus Christi Bay Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1950.

7PC-1117

7PC-1133 "Padre Island-Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1950.

7PC-1133

7PC-1177 "C.C. Rotary Club's Fleet at the opening of Corpus Christi Pass, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1935.

7PC-1177

7PC-1195 "The Mosquito Fleet, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1907.

7PC-1195

7PC-1197 "U.S.S. Constitution, "Old Ironsides" Entering the Port of Corpus Christi, Tex. Feb. 14th. 1932."

7PC-1197

7PC-1205 "Yachting on Bay, Corpus Christi, Tex." ca. 1908.

7PC-1205

7PC-1213 "Sun rise over Corpus Christi Bay~Texas." ca. 1906.

7PC-1213

7PC-1219 Card showing "Sailboats in beautiful Corpus Christi Bay with the skyline of this tropical, coastal city in the background." ca. 1960.

7PC-1219

7PC-1227 "View of Yacht Basin at Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1950.

7PC-1227

7PC-1229 Card showing "Corpus Christi as viewed from one of its famous T-Heads." ca. 1955.

7PC-1229

7PC-1251 "The Japonica, Corpus Christi, Texas." Card showing the pleasure boat Japonica in the still waters of Corpus Christi Bay, ca. 1912.

7PC-1251

7PC-1254 "The "Japonica" Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing the pleasure boat Japonica sailing across Corpus Christi Bay, ca. 1920.

7PC-1254

7PC-1258 "Steamer "Pilot Boy." Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing the pleasure boat Pilot Boy sailing across Corpus Christi Bay, ca. 1909.

7PC-1258

7PC-1268 Card showing "The Administration Building at CC NAS, the largest Naval Air Station in the world." ca. 1943.

7PC-1268

7PC-1276 "Airplanes, Naval Air Station, Corpus Christi, Texas" Card showing training planes lined up on the left side of the picture and Naval Officers on the right, ca. 1943.

7PC-1276

7PC-1290 "Navy Plane in Bay Front, Corpus Christi, Texas." ca. 1949.

7PC-1290

7PC-1302 "The Old Trenches by Gen. Taylor's Army in 1846, Corpus Christi, Tex." Ca. 1915.

7PC-1302

7PC-1308 "On the Road, Mexican Travelers, Corpus Christi, Tex." ca. 1910.

7PC-1308

7PC-1310 "Mexican Residence. Corpus Christi, Tex." Card showing children in the yard beside a small jacal, ca. 1910.

7PC-1310

7PC-1491 Card showing several carriages, wagons, a car, and men outside the F.C. Allen General Merchandise in Calallen, Texas, ca. 1910.

7PC-1491


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