Aerial View of Downtown Austin

Description:

Austin High School (first campus - note semicircular part of building) on the top right of the Stephen F. Austin Hotel and to the top left of the St. David's Episcopal Church (top of Driskill Hotel). The roof top of St. Mary's Academy is noticible between Stephen F Austin Hotel and St. David's Episcopal Church. Left center on 7th Street and Lavaca two churches visible First Presbyterian Church (Original Site) on top and Cumberland Presbyterian on bottom (sold in 1955).

Creator(s): Douglass, Neal
Location(s): United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Creation Date: January 15, 1950
Partner(s):
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Neal Douglass Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 981
Past 30 days: 47
Yesterday: 3
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 15, 1950
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
January 15, 1950
Description:

Austin High School (first campus - note semicircular part of building) on the top right of the Stephen F. Austin Hotel and to the top left of the St. David's Episcopal Church (top of Driskill Hotel). The roof top of St. Mary's Academy is noticible between Stephen F Austin Hotel and St. David's Episcopal Church. Left center on 7th Street and Lavaca two churches visible First Presbyterian Church (Original Site) on top and Cumberland Presbyterian on bottom (sold in 1955).

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Collection:
Neal Douglass Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: nd-50-348-04
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth63090
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image