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  Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
 Decade: 1940-1949
 Collection: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: December 1949
Creator: Studer's
Description: Photograph of a partial view of the Texas Governor's mansion, possibly taken from the back lawn.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: December 1949
Creator: Studer's
Description: Photograph of a side view of the Texas Governor's mansion.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: December 1949
Creator: Studer's
Description: Photograph of the front entrance of the Texas Governor's mansion.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: November 1949
Creator: Studer's
Description: Photograph of a photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion taken around 1898 before additions were made to the mansion.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Austin, TX]

[Austin, TX]

Date: August 16, 1949
Creator: Studtman Photo Service
Description: Photograph of the city of Austin looking northeast from the Calcasieu Lumber Company. The Walter Tips Co. Hardware store can be seen on the north side of the street.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Austin, "The Friendly City"

Austin, "The Friendly City"

Date: 1949
Creator: Austin Chamber of Commerce
Description: Photograph of the Texas State Capitol. The photograph appeared on the front of a card given out by the Austin Chamber of Commerce. The back of the card reads as follows, "This Card Certifies that Geo. A. Newgent representing A. J. Maloney Co is a member in good standing of the Austin Chamber of Commerce". The card is signed by the president and the manager of the Austin Chamber of Commerce and states that it will expire Dec. 31, 1949.
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[Governor's Mansion]

[Governor's Mansion]

Date: [1949..1959]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Texas Governor's Mansion east elevation and front entrance. Concrete steps leading up to a walkway flanked by potted plant urns. The upper porch is screened. Trees obscure the left side of the mansion. A swing hangs on the right (north) side of the porch. The mansion was built by Abner Cook in 1855 and was continuously occupied since 1856. The mansion was declared a Texas historical landmark in 1962 and a national historic landmark in 1970.
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[Beverly S. Sheffield at desk]

[Beverly S. Sheffield at desk]

Date: July 29, 1948
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Lab, Ausin
Description: Photograph of Beverly Sheffield sitting at his desk. He holds a fountain pen above some papers. Sheffield wears a short-sleeved, button-up shirt and has glasses. A phone sits at his left elbow. His desk sits near a wall with two windows and a radiator. His name plate reads "B. S. Sheffield."
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[Texas State Capitol]

[Texas State Capitol]

Date: 1947
Creator: Boone Photo Co.
Description: Photograph of the Texas State Capitol building taken from the southeast.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Women sewing]

[Women sewing]

Date: November 20, 1946
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Lab, Austin
Description: Photograph of women sewing in a room in the old Pan American Recreation Center on 3rd and Comal Streets. Most women sit at sewing machines while four women crowd together on a bench and sew or embroider by hand. four women stand at a table in the back for cutting fabric A young boy of a bout five sits on footrest in the foreground. There is Mexican art on the walls and the only door to the room is open. The Pan American Recreation Center was opened in June 1942 as the first Latin American Recreation Center in Austin and run under the auspices of the Federated Latin American Club and directed by the Austin Recreation Department. The name "Pan American Recreation Center" was chosen by the executive committee during a center naming contest. On September 7, 1956, a new Pan American Recreation Center was formally dedicated at 2100 East 3rd Street, just west of the old location and where it currently exists today. The building adjoins Zavala School and was built at a cost of $155,261. The Hillside Theater was later built and completed in June 1958.
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