A Guide to the Frank J. Schlueter Photographs, 1909-1913.
Compilation of photographs by Frank J. Schlueter (1874? – 1972), a Houston commercial photographer, purportedly used to promote Texas City around the time of its incorporation in 1911. Images include ships being loaded, warehouses, city views and unidentified views of military camps. Also contains newspaper clippings about Texas City. A significant group of Schlueter’s work is housed at the Houston Metropolitan Research Center of the Houston Public Library.
Frank J. Schlueter Photographs, 1909-1913, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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