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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Organization of Collection

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Glynn W. Rogers Photograph Collection, 1920-1930

Tyrrell Historical Library, Beaumont Public Library System

Finding Aid for the Glynn W. Rogers Photograph Collection, 1920-1930



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Rogers, Glynn W.
Title: Glynn W. Rogers Photograph Collection
Dates: 1920-1930
Creator Abstract: Glynn W. Rogers was a photographer, who owned a photography studio in Beaumont at 594 Washington Boulevard. This collection consists primarily of photographic negatives taken during the 1920's.
Identification: AC-654
Extent: .50 cubic feet in one box
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Tyrrell Historical Library, Beaumont Public Libraries,  695 Pearl St,  Beaumont, TX 77701

Biographical Note

Glynn W. Rogers was a photographer, who owned a photography studio in Beaumont at 594 Washington Boulevard. This collection consists primarily of photographic negatives taken during the 1920's. The images of Beaumont include such scenes as businesses and public buildings, churches and synagogues, schools, homes, parks, aerial views, and outlying agricultural activities. There are also images of southeast Texas that include the areas of Galveston, Port Arthur, Port Neches, Voth, Orange, and Village Creek. In addition, Louisiana images feature such locales as Abbeyville, Elizabeth, and Lake Charles

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Scope and Content Note

The collection of photographs taken by Glynn Rogers includes negatives and prints of people and places in and around the area of Beaumont, Texas, as well as in various parts of Louisiana dating back to the early 1920’s. Public buildings, street scenes, businesses, landscapes and private homes are among the subjects of these photographs. Besides the city of Beaumont, other Texas locations include Galveston, Nederland, Port Arthur, Port Neches, Voth, and Orange. Locations in Louisiana include Lake Charles, Opeleusas, and Elizabeth.

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Organization of Collection

This collection is arranged alphabetically by folder title.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Some restrictions may apply.

Copyright

The Tyrrell Historical Library does not hold copyright for most of its collections. The researcher must secure permission to publish. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the Tyrrell Historical Library. The researcher assumes full responsibility for complying with copyright, literary property rights, and libel laws.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Rogers, Glynn W.
Subjects
Businesses
Fire Departments
Houses
Hotels and motels
Streets
Roads
Floods
Petroleum industry
Harbors
Aerial photography
Buildings
Church buildings
Synagogues
Fairs
Trucks
Bridges
Ships
Police
School buildings
Department stores
Locations
Beaumont (Jefferson county, Texas : inhabited place)
Galveston (Galveston county, Texas : inhabited place)
Orange (Orange county, Texas : inhabited place)
Lake Charles (Calcasieu parish, Louisiana : inhabited place)
Abbeyville (Vermilion parish, Louisiana : inhabited place)
Cameron (Cameron parish, Louisiana : inhabited place)
Village Creek (Hardin county, Texas : inhabited place)
Elizabeth (Allen parish, Louisiana : inhabited place)
Genres/Formats
Aerial photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs

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Related Material

None.

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Separated Material

None.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of photograph or item], Folder Number, Box Number, Glynn W. Rogers Photograph Collection, 1920-1930, AC-654, Tyrrell Historical Library.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Paul Johnson, 2015 February.

Processing Information

Processed by Tyrrell Historical Library staff, 2015 March.

Finding aid revised and encoded by Tyrrell Historical Library staff, 2015 April.

Accruals

None are expected.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Glynn W. Rogers Photograph Collection, 1920-1930

Box Folder
1 1 Abbeyville, Louisiana, 1920's
2 Aerial Views of Beaumont, Texas, 1929
3 Beaumont Buildings, Street Scenes, and Automobiles, 1923
4 Beaumont Businesses
5 Beaumont Churches, 1929
6 Beaumont Fire Station and Police Station, 1929
7 Beaumont Homes, 1920's
8 Beaumont Hotels, 1920's
9 Beaumont Fraternal Order Lodges, 1920's
10 Beaumont New Homes, 1920's
11 Beaumont Parks and Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, 1920's
12 Beaumont Schools, 1929
13 Beaumont Street Scenes, 1920's
14 Brick Making Manufacture, 1920's
15 Carlton Furniture Store, 1920's
16 Stained Glass Church Windows
17 Cowboys and River Scene, 1920's
18 Milk Dairy Surrounding Beaumont Community, 1920's
19 Descriptive Notes to Negatives and Prints in Collection
20 East Texas Floods, 1920's
21 Paper Mill in Elizabeth, Louisiana, 1920's
22 East Texas Fairgrounds, 1920's
23 High School Football Game in Beaumont, 1920's
24 Galveston Beach Scene, 1920's
25 Highway in Beaumont Area, 1920's
26 Homes, Street Scenes, and Public Buildings, 1920's
27 Buildings in Lake Charles, Louisiana, 1920's
28 Public Buildings in Lake Charles, Louisiana, 1920's
29 Magnolia Oil Refinery, 1920's
30 Municipal Wharfs, 1920's
31 Nathan's Department Store, 1920's
32 Neches River Bridge, 1920's
33 Nederland, Texas, 1920's
34 Soft Drink Beverage Trucks, 1920's
35 Shipbuilding Yards in Orange, Texas, 1920's
36 City Parade, 1920's
37 Star Automobile, 1920's
38 Port Arthur, Texas, 1920's
39 Port Neches, Texas, 1920's
40 Public Buildings, 1929
41 Rice Farm Near Beaumont, Texas, 1920's
42 Ship in Orange, Texas, 1920's
43 Shoe Store Display, 1929
44 South Park High School, 1920's
45 South Texas Fair Grounds and Livestock, 1920's
46 Spindletop, 1920's
47 Texaco Hardwood Lumber Mill, 1920's
48 Village Creek, Tezas, 1920's
49 Voth, Texas, 1920's
50 Weiss Park in Beaumont, Texas, 1920's

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