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 Decade: 1860-1869
 Collection: Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives
[Tightrope walker John Devier on Congress Avenue]

[Tightrope walker John Devier on Congress Avenue]

Date: 1867
Creator: Jordan-Ellison
Description: Photograph of a crowd gathered to watch a tight rope walker. Caption reads, "Scene on Congress Avenue in 1867, showing exhibition by a tight-rope walker (Devier) across the Avenue from the historic old Avenue Hotel at Eighth and Congress, on East side. The carriage at the left, entering the Avenue, is that of Gov. E. M. Pease (Gov. from 1853-57 and 1867-69)."
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Barton Creek Bridge

Barton Creek Bridge

Date: 1860/1890
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three women and a baby in front of the bridge.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Grist Mill on Barton Springs

Grist Mill on Barton Springs

Date: 1860
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of men on the banks of the springs. Horse-drawn carriage up on hill next to the mill.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Pontoon bridge across the Colorado

Pontoon bridge across the Colorado

Date: 1860~
Creator: unknown
Description: Men on horses crossing the Colorado River on a pontoon bridge.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library