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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0359
CATEGORY   Services, Automotive
TITLE   Nueces Garage
DESCRIPTION   Exterior view of Nueces Garage in Corpus Christi, Texas. Two men stand on a concrete island outside a gas station. Next to them are two gasoline pumps with glass tops so customers could see the gas being pumped. On the right is a water trough, which was used for checking tire leaks. Behind the men is a 1934 Ford. This garage sold Gulf gasoline.
SUBJECT   Automobile industry. (lcsh)
Automobile service stations. (lctgm)
Employees. (lctgm)
Gasoline pumps. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)