- a seaport in SE Texas, on an island at the mouth of Galveston Bay.
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People aboard the Carnival Magic have another day and a half at sea before they reach Galveston, Texas.Inside the Cruise Ship Quarantined Over Ebola Fear
October 17, 2014
With Galveston, I wanted to write a book that I wanted to read.
Yeah, but spending two years on the bad one taught me how to write Galveston.
Then I wrote my novel Galveston in about three months, when my wife was in the last trimester of pregnancy.
A year later Galveston got published, and it was optioned for very little money.
On my way here from Galveston, I saw the ravages of the storm inland.The Boy with the U. S. Weather Men
Francis William Rolt-Wheeler
I do not know all the details of his life in Galveston, where he lived for about twenty years.Pipefuls
He also telegraphed to Galveston for a steamer to take me there and back.Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863
Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle
This institution had opened years before as "The Galveston Flood."From Place to Place
Irvin S. Cobb
New Orleans' export is about a third of the whole, and Galveston's about a fifth.Up To Date Business