[Six men in front of a "Enfield Special" railroad car at the Southern Pacific station in Austin, Texas]

Description:

Photograph of six men in suits and hats posed in front of a private railroad car in the Austin Southern Pacific terminal at 301 Congress Avenue. A banner hung on the car says: "ENFIELD SPECIAL FROM AUSTIN, TEXAS TO WASHINGTON D.C. VIA S.P. LINES", and the same information was recorded on the bottom of the negative. The depot was constructed in 1902 as the Houston and Texas Central depot, and an addition was added to the east side in 1935.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Creation Date: 1920~  
Partner(s):
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection(s):
Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
Usage:
Total Uses: 59
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1920~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1920~  
Description:

Photograph of six men in suits and hats posed in front of a private railroad car in the Austin Southern Pacific terminal at 301 Congress Avenue. A banner hung on the car says: "ENFIELD SPECIAL FROM AUSTIN, TEXAS TO WASHINGTON D.C. VIA S.P. LINES", and the same information was recorded on the bottom of the negative. The depot was constructed in 1902 as the Houston and Texas Central depot, and an addition was added to the east side in 1935.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 3.5 x 5.5 in

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Subject(s):
Partner:
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection:
Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PICA 05797
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth124064
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image