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  Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
 Decade: 1960-1969
 Year: 1969
 Collection: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
All Tied up on Zilker Kite Field

All Tied up on Zilker Kite Field

Date: [1969..1979]
Creator: Austin Citizen
Description: Photograph of "All tied up on Zilker kite field." Two teenagers try to untangle a number of kite strings while two girls stand by. They are in a field at Zilker Park in Austin.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: 1969
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion at 1010 Colorado Street.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: 1969
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion at 1010 Colorado Street.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: 1969
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the entrance to the Texas Governor's mansion at 1010 Colorado Street.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Governor's Mansion fence]

[Governor's Mansion fence]

Date: 1969
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Texas Governor's Mansion east elevation seen behind whitewashed brick and iron fence and gate naming the house as the "Governor's Mansion." Tree visible immediately behind the fence and the mansion is visible under a cloud-filled sky in the background. The mansion was built by Abner Cook in 1855 and was continuously occupied since 1856. The occupant here in 1969 was Governor Preston Smith. 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
[Visitors and bust of Elisabet Ney at the Elisabet Ney Museum]

[Visitors and bust of Elisabet Ney at the Elisabet Ney Museum]

Date: [1969..1979]
Creator: Hyatt, Darl
Description: Photograph of Visitors Lesly Cain (age 7) and Mrs. Don Johnson examine a bust is of Mrs. Elisabet Ney at the Elisabet Ney Museum. In 1892, European portrait sculptor Elisabet Ney (1833-1907) purchased property in Austin at 304 East 44th Street, established a studio named Formosa, and resumed her career as a noted sculptor. Ney sculpted and collected portraits of notable Texans and Europeans. Following Ney’s death in 1907, her friends preserved the studio and its contents as the Elisabet Ney Museum and established the Texas Fine Arts Association dedicated to her memory.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
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