Through a night of horrors : voices from the 1900 Galveston storm / edited by Casey Edward Greene & Shelly Henley Kelly.

Contributor(s): Greene, Casey Edward, 1954- | Kelly, Shelly Henley, 1971-Material type: TextTextPublisher: College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2000Edition: 1st edDescription: xi, 206 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cmISBN: 0890969612 (acid-free paper); 9780890969618 (acid-free paper); 9781585442287 (pbk.); 1585442283 (pbk.)Subject(s): Galveston (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources | Hurricanes -- Texas -- Galveston -- History -- 20th century -- Sources | Floods -- Texas -- Galveston -- History -- 20th century -- Sources | Galveston (Tex.) -- Biography | Oral historyAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Through a night of horrors.; Online version:: Through a night of horrors.DDC classification: 976.4/139 LOC classification: F394.G2 | T49 2000
Contents:
Introduction -- Survivor letters. Anonymous ; John D. Blagden ; George Hodson ; Charles W. Law ; Sarah D. Hawley ; Winifred Black ; Martin Nicholson ; Walker W. Davis ; Alice Block ; Eleanor Hertford ; Joseph Henry Hawley ; James Brown ; Winnifred Clamp ; Ida Smith Austin -- Survivor memoirs. Lloyd R.D. Fayling ; Ben C. Stuart ; Thomas L. Monagan ; Gordon Gaither ; Louisa Hansen Rollfing ; Arnold R. Wolfram ; Henry Cortes ; Harry I. Maxson ; Geneva Dibrell Scholes -- Survivor oral histories. Emma Beal ; Henry Bettencourt ; Margaret Rowan Bettencourt ; Hyman Block ; William Mason Bristol ; R. Wilbur Goodman ; John W. Harris ; Mary Louise Bristol Hopkins ; Ellen Edwards Nilson ; Katherine Vedder Pauls.
Summary: In this work, witnesses to this deadly disaster describe, in many never-before-published accounts, their encounters with this monstrous storm.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-201) and index.

Introduction -- Survivor letters. Anonymous ; John D. Blagden ; George Hodson ; Charles W. Law ; Sarah D. Hawley ; Winifred Black ; Martin Nicholson ; Walker W. Davis ; Alice Block ; Eleanor Hertford ; Joseph Henry Hawley ; James Brown ; Winnifred Clamp ; Ida Smith Austin -- Survivor memoirs. Lloyd R.D. Fayling ; Ben C. Stuart ; Thomas L. Monagan ; Gordon Gaither ; Louisa Hansen Rollfing ; Arnold R. Wolfram ; Henry Cortes ; Harry I. Maxson ; Geneva Dibrell Scholes -- Survivor oral histories. Emma Beal ; Henry Bettencourt ; Margaret Rowan Bettencourt ; Hyman Block ; William Mason Bristol ; R. Wilbur Goodman ; John W. Harris ; Mary Louise Bristol Hopkins ; Ellen Edwards Nilson ; Katherine Vedder Pauls.

In this work, witnesses to this deadly disaster describe, in many never-before-published accounts, their encounters with this monstrous storm.

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