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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0368
CATEGORY   Services, Automotive
TITLE   Unidentified auto and marine shop
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of an unidentified auto and marine shop in Corpus Christi, Texas. Four men stand next to a work table in the center of a spacious corrugated metal and wood structure. The man on the left in the jacket and hat is owner Ward McCampbell. The two men at right are both wearing heavily stained coveralls. The oil drum with the stove pipe seen at left was a source of heat. Note the radiators and stove pipe elbows hanging on the back wall and the Model A Ford partially visible in the doorway at right.
PERSONAL NAME   McCampbell, Ward, 1901-1976. (aacr2)
SUBJECT   Automobile repair shops. (lcsh)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Mechanics (Persons). (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
Merchants. (lctgm)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)