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Galveston History Vignettes
Enjoy these articles courtesy of the Galveston & Texas History Center Click herePast In-House Displays
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Chutes Park water ride
Chutes Park Offered Beachgoers
Waves of Summer Fun
Hotel Galvez
Back in the Day:  Galveston in 1911
Hotel Galvez
Pleasure Palace: Galveston's Casino
Handling the Multitudes:
Traffic Control on Seawall Boulevard

Wildlife by the Water's Edge:
The Beach Hotel's Animal Menagerie

Spectacular Spectacular in Galveson Vernacular
East End Flats

Mountain Speedway Remembered
Jack Johnson
Jack Johnson, Heavyweight
1909 Storm
The Seawall's First Test:
Galveston's 1909 Storm
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Historic Galveston DairiesHistoric Galveston Diary Industry: Star and Gallagher Dairies

Beacon in the Dark:  Galveston's Slogan Sign
Colorful Postcards Beckon to Galveston's Past
East End Flats
Electric Park:
Blazing Lights, Enchanted Nights
Electric Park at Night
Electric Park 2: Electric Excitement for Galveston's Tourists
East End Flats
Reclaiming the Swamp:
Galveston's East End Flats  1833-1954
Google Earth screenshot
1900 Storm in Google Earth
20th & Ball
The 1900 Storm - a slideshow
Jack Johnson
Hurricane Ike: Rosenberg Library Recovery
- a slideshow