Visiting Galveston, Texas Galveston, Texas has saltwater breezes and sun-drenched beaches. It lures visitors from near and far. Seagulls fill the air with their feathered flight. The ever-present seabirds also sit on the beaches watching the continual Gulf of Mexico waters coursing into the shoreline. Their unique cries punctuate the lapping of the waves plus […]
St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Galveston is certainly an attraction if only to see the beautiful architecture. It is another one of noted architect Nicolas J. Clayton’s designs of which he had more than a passing interest. He was a parishioner of this parish.
The focus of this article is Eaton Memorial Chapel + shows my original linocut print. It will also concern itself with hurricanes on Galveston Island including the “storm of the century” in 1900. This church is a historic beauty!