Seawall, Galveston, Texas

G-5925.3FF3-3 Seawall, Galveston, Texas
  • Accession Number: G-5925.3FF3-3
  • Date: 1904
  • 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.
  • Format: B/w photograph, copy, postcard, colored; 8.0 x 13.0 cm