[Man looks at body wrapped in blanket on gurney in high security Travis County Jail cell area]

Description:

Photograph of a man with long sideburns and wearing a jacket, possibly a doctor or medical examiner, standing over a body or corpse completely wrapped in a blanket on a collapsible metal gurney. The location is the Travis County Jail in an area where the doors are solid and a have small barred window with a hinged cover. A man wearing a uniform, possibly a guard, is partially visible behind the gurney.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Creation Date: 1970
Partner(s):
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection(s):
Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
Usage:
Total Uses: 164
Past 30 days: 10
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1970
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1970  
Description:

Photograph of a man with long sideburns and wearing a jacket, possibly a doctor or medical examiner, standing over a body or corpse completely wrapped in a blanket on a collapsible metal gurney. The location is the Travis County Jail in an area where the doors are solid and a have small barred window with a hinged cover. A man wearing a uniform, possibly a guard, is partially visible behind the gurney.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.75 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Corpse
Partner:
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection:
Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PICA 36335
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth125069
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image