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  Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
 Decade: 1880-1889
Ben Hur Steamboat

Ben Hur Steamboat

Date: [1880, 1910]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Ben Hur steamboat from the Lake Navigation Company. The decks are full of people and hills are visible in the distance.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
"Big Foot Wallace"

"Big Foot Wallace"

Date: [1880..1899]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of "Big Foot" Wallace (William Alexander Anderson Wallace, 1817-1899). The photograph is cabinet card format.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Governor's Mansion, Austin

Governor's Mansion, Austin

Date: 1880
Creator: Hill, S.B.
Description: Photograph of the Texas Governor's Mansion from the southeast showing dark columns, white picket fence out front, and wild grounds. Windows on the south side and front upper porch of the mansion are shuttered. Photographed from behind the white picket fence, which is visible in the immediate right foreground. The mansion was built by Abner Cook in 1855 and was continuously occupied since 1856. The occupant here in 1880 was Governor Oran M. Roberts. The mansion was declared a Texas historical landmark in 1962 and a national historic landmark in 1970.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Hilly Landscape]

[Hilly Landscape]

Date: 1880?
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a rocky, hilly landscape, possibly near Marble Falls. A picket fence is built along the edge of a small cliff to the right, and a horse-drawn carriage is visible in the distance, slightly to the left of the center of the image.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Marble Falls]

[Marble Falls]

Date: 1880?
Creator: Hill, S. B.
Description: Photograph of the town of Marble Falls. Two dirt roads lead into the town. Several buildings are visible in the distance, with hills covering the horizon. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Marble Falls [...] Hotel, Chalk Hotel, [...] Stone, Kingsland ? Antlers Hotel, From Project Saloon, Pare Hotel."
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Marble Falls]

[Marble Falls]

Date: 1880?
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a small town by a river, taken from the other side of the water. Small buildings are visible to the left, and men and horses are visible in various locations in the distance.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Marble Falls]

[Marble Falls]

Date: 1880?
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a small town (possibly Marble Falls) by a river, taken from the other side of the water. Small, wooden buildings are visible just past the bank.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Marble Falls, Texas

Marble Falls, Texas

Date: 1880
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a river at Marble Falls. This vantage point captures the part of the falls where the calm, reflective water meets with the rocks. A note on the back indicates "Harry Roper's mill on west bank."
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Marble Falls, Texas

Marble Falls, Texas

Date: [1880..1890]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the river at Marble Falls. Water flows down the shelves of sedimentary rock. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Roper Mill - at Marble Falls", probably referring to the small building in the distance, slightly to the left of the center of the photograph.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Photograph of Allen Hall, Tillotson Institute]

[Photograph of Allen Hall, Tillotson Institute]

Date: [1880..1960]
Creator: Hill, S. B.
Description: Photograph of a five-story brick building. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Allen Hall, Erected 1880-1881, Demolished 1966."
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
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