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  Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
 Collection: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
[Line of cars waiting to enter festival]
Photograph of a line of cars and people waiting for entry to an unidentified music festival. Bumper-to-bumper traffic sits long enough for people to sit on and hang out of vehicles. Many individuals choose to enter the festival on foot and are visible in lines on either side of the road. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124300/
[Man looks at body wrapped in blanket on gurney in high security Travis County Jail cell area]
Photograph of a man with long sideburns and wearing a jacket, possibly a doctor or medical examiner, standing over a body or corpse completely wrapped in a blanket on a collapsible metal gurney. The location is the Travis County Jail in an area where the doors are solid and a have small barred window with a hinged cover. A man wearing a uniform, possibly a guard, is partially visible behind the gurney. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125069/
[Man showing woman sewing]
Photograph of a man either showing a female inmate how to sew or inspecting her sewing at Travis County Jail in Austin. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125080/
[Older man seated in a wheelchair next to a table with a birthday cake]
Photograph of a man wearing a checked shirt and a neutral expression seated at a table with a sheet birthday cake decorated with icing flowers, scolloped and shell borders, and the words "Happy Birthday Johnny San James". In his right hand he holds an open can of Schlitz beer. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125004/
[Ricky Miramontez pinning tail on donkey]
Photograph of Ricky Miramontez, a young Hispanic boy wearing a blindfold and party hat, playing Pin the Tail on the Donkey as a woman looks on. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125000/
[Sewing machine and mail bin in the Travis County Jail]
Photograph of a sewing machine workstation at Travis County Jail. The sewing machine is a Kingston by Brother deluxe zag zag sewing machine and sits on a sewing table base with ruler markings. To the right of the sewing machine is an open wooden box sitting on a folding table. The box is labeled "MAIL IN-OUT" and is stuffed with sewing patterns (including one by Jiffy) and other printed paper materials, including the instructions for pattern number 8211. Cell bars separate the sewing workstation area from an eating and recreation area with a metal picnic style table and bench holding rolls of toilet paper, a percolator, an open bag of sugar and a cup. There is a wall-mounted sink on the far wall. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125078/
[Sheriff Captain Tony J. Casarez and a female guard in the cellblock hallway of the Travis County Jail]
Photograph of Sheriff Captain Tony J. Casarez, standing in the hallway between the cells at Travis County Jail. He has a mustache and is wearing a white shirt and tie, blue jeans and boots. His upper body is turned toward the camera, and he is smiling. A uniformed female officer is behind Casarez. She has her back to the camera and is walking away. Her hair is cut in a shoulder-length bob. There is a row of lights with protective grills on the ceiling. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125073/
[A small Conjunto band in the Montopolis Neighborhood]
Photograph of three male Conjunto musicians taking a break, as they visit with an audience of six other people, possibly Latinos. One man has an electric amplifier for his acoustic guitar, and two of the three are holding Schlitz beer cans. The audience includes a young woman standing in the doorway, a mature woman sitting on a wooden chair with a young girl on her lap, and a mature man facing the group. The group appears to be in front of a pre-fabricated building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125001/
[Small conjunto band, including a guitar and an accordion, play next to a building in the Montopolis neighborhood]
Photograph of a small conjunto band playing next to a building in the Montopolis neighborhood of Austin. A man stands on the right side, wearing cowboy boots and playing an accordion. A seated man seated in the middle plays an acoustic guitar and sings into a microphone. A third man sits on the left in the background. An electric cord, used to power an amplifier, the microphone, and the guitar is plugged into an electric socket just below the eaves. Three cans of Schlitz beer sit near the chairs. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125002/
[Travis County Jail interior]
Photograph of an interior cell block at the Travis County Jail. Everything in the cell block, including ceiling, cell bars, table, benches, and walls, is made of metal. The hallway at the rear is separated from the cell block by a range of bars, through which is visible an exterior wall with windows, some of which are covered with paper or plastic. Items on the metal tables, including plastic cups, paper napkins, salt and pepper shakers, a individual-sized paperboard milk container, and a television set, seem to indicate that the area is a small recreation area where prisoners eat and watch television. Some disposable cups are also placed in the openings between the cell bars. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125072/
[Two seated inmates doing handwork in the sewing area of the Travis County Jail]
Photograph of two inmates doing handwork in the sewing area of the Travis County Jail. On the left, an African-American man mends or performs crewel embroidery on a piece of dark fabric lying in his lap. He has a short goatee and is wearing a white t-shirt and dark pants. There is a short piece of thick yarn or string tied around his middle finger. The man seated to the right, sitting next to a sewing machine, is dressed in white and wears a paper food service hat. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125079/
[Wedding party dancing at a wedding at the San Jose Community Center in Montopolis]
Photograph of a group of people dancing at a wedding. The women wear flowered bridesmaid dresses, elbow-length white gloves and short veils, and the men wear tuxedos. The women are holding long-stem flowers tied with trailing ribbons. The bride is partially visible towards the back of the group. A small group of people are seated off to the left. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125006/
[Woman wearing street clothes sitting on a bunk in a Travis County Jail cell]
Photograph of a woman wearing a striped tank top and jeans sitting on a bunk in a jail cell. She holds a letter and pencil in her hands, and has a legal pad on her lap. The bed is made up with a blanket and polka dot pillow case, and there are two envelopes on the bed. A metal toilet and sink unit are in the foreground. The sink holds a bar of soap and a metal drinking cup is placed over the drain. The finish on the toilet seat is chipped and broken. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125081/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion at 1010 Colorado Street. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124137/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion at 1010 Colorado Street. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124139/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the entrance to the Texas Governor's mansion at 1010 Colorado Street. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124136/
[East 6th Street at Neches]
Photograph of the south side of East 6th Street taken from Neches. Humpty Dumpty Grocery at 419 East 6th is shown in the photo. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123940/
[Copy of Photograph of 1919 Texas State Capitol]
Copy of a photograph loaned by Mrs. Gill Paggi of the Texas State Capitol. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124085/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the front lawn. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124138/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the front lawn. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124140/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the northwest. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124269/
[City of Austin Auditorium]
Photograph of the City of Austin Auditorium taken from the north side of Town Lake after a snowfall. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123857/
[Railroad tracks near Austin]
Photograph of International and Great Northern railroad tracks outside of Austin. On the tracks in the distance can be seen the switch, and in the far distance, the city watertower is visible. Telephone poles and brush are dominant, though some houses and fences indicating residences are visible. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124065/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the exterior of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the front lawn. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124711/
Saengerrunde Halle and Scholz Garten
Photograph of Saengerrunde Halle amd Scholz Garten beer garden at 1607 San Jacinto. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123932/
Saengerrunde Halle and Scholz Garten
Photograph of Saengerrunde Halle and Scholz Garten beer garden at 1607 San Jacinto. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123953/
[St. David's Episcopal Church]
Photograph of the exterior of St. David's Episcopal Church taken from across the street at the intersection of San Jacinto and East 7th. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123987/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the exterior of the Texas Governor's mansion with limousine underneath attached carport. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124710/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the exterior of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the front lawn. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124475/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion at 1010 Colorado Street. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124135/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the entrance to the Texas Governor's Mansion at 1010 Colorado Street. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124134/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Governor's Mansion taken from "Souvenir of Austin" (1906). texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123845/
[Interior of St. David's Episcopal Church]
Photograph of the interior sanctuary of St. David's Episcopal Church, taken from the altar. There are large windows, a vaulted ceiling, and rows of pews in the photo. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123992/
[Sanctuary of St. David's Episcopal Church]
Photograph of the interior sanctuary of St. David's Episcopal Church looking towards the altar. There are large windows, a vaulted ceiling, rows of pews, and a view of the altar in the photo. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123993/
[Scenes from New Airport]
Photograph of the exterior of Austin's new airport and parking lot. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123856/
[Texas State Capitol]
Photograph of the Texas State Capitol building in the late 1890s or early 1900s taken from the balcony at 1006 Congress Avenue. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124087/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the front entrance of the Texas Governor's mansion. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124144/
[View of Congress Avenue to Capitol]
Photograph of a view north up Congress Avenue to the Capitol building. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123933/
[Rosewood playground pageant, August 1960]
Photograph of the Rosewood Playground Pageant at Rosewood Park. In this performance, two actors sit next to each other on folding chairs before a painted cityscape background. The male actor holds his arms apart and looks at the female actress as if he is showing her something. Lights are strung above the actors in the outdoor stage area. Three boys in the foreground watch the play. A woman sits at a piano on the far right. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124735/
[L.C. Anderson High School class of 1960]
Photograph of Anderson High School graduating class of 1960. The school was originally named E. H. Anderson and later renamed L. C. Anderson. The school, located at 900 Thompson Street, was Austin's all-black high school for many years until students were integrated following desegregation. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124206/
[Construction of the control tower at Mueller Municipal Airport in Austin, Texas]
Photograph of the aircraft control tower under construction at Mueller Municipal Airport. There is scaffolding around the concrete interior support structure, and board formwork is in place for pouring a flared level near the top of the tower. In front of the tower, the scalloped metal terminal roof is under construction, and there are several wooden construction shacks in foreground. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124068/
[Lobby and registration desk at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel]
Photograph of the front desk and a portion of the lobby at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel, located at 701 Congress Avenue in Austin. The registration area is made of wood, trimmed in a darker wood, and there are rows of key or letter boxes behind the desk. A rack filled with brochures sits on the desk. A large circular chandelier with shaded lamps hangs from the recessed lobby ceiling, just in front of the registration desk. Wooden, upholstered arm chairs sit in front of square columns on either side of the chandelier. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124168/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the street. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124132/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of cars parked on 11th Street just outside of the Texas Governor's mansion. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124129/
[E. 4th Street, Austin, TX]
Photograph of the 800 blocks of E. 4th Street looking east. Austin Pipe & Supply Co. is on the south side of the street. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123936/
[Girls and boys playing at Rosewood Park]
Photograph of children playing at a Rosewood Park baseball field. The boys form one circle by holding hands with each around the pitching mound and a second circle by holding hands around home plate (on the left) other while the girls form a third circle by holding hands with each other around the path from home plate to first base. Parents of both sexes observe and instruct. A bicycle is visible on the lower left. The view of the field is from the first base bleachers, looking toward left field. A car and a few homes are visible beyond left field. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124736/
[A. J. Campbell search near Goliad, September 1958, with Victoria County Sheriff M. W. "Monte" Marshall, Goliad County Sheriff A. Claude Taylor, and Travis County Sheriff T. O. Lang]
Photograph of five men, four white and one black, next to a car with an open door. One man, the Goliad Sherriff, is sitting in the car, wearing a cowboy hat and with his cowboy-boot clad feet out on the ground. He holds a flashlight trained on several papers, also in his hands, and the other men lean intently in to see the papers. The two men standing on either side of him are the Victoria Sherriff on the left and Travis County Sherriff T.O. Lang on the right. They also wear cowboy hats, and Lang wears a badge above his left chest pocket. The man at the far right, who is standing behind the open car door, wears a Texas State Trooper uniform. The young black man, also on the right of the photo and leaning on the car door, wears dark trousers, a light checked shirt, and a cap. The party is searching for A. J. Campbell, Sr., who kidnapped his two young children from his estranged wife in Goliad, Texas. He committed suicide, leaving a note which said that he had "buried both children." The car, with the suicide note, was found in Travis County, and it is possible that this group is looking at the note. The bodies of Myrisha Campbell and A. J. Campbell, Jr., have never been found, and their cases remain open. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125074/
Camp Mabry
Photograph of a building at Camp Mabry with cars and trucks parked outside. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123974/
[Dining room interior of the Villa Capri Motor Hotel]
Photograph of Villa Capri Motel restaurant dining room, located at 2300 North Interregional Highway (East Avenue, now I-35), with a burnished steel sunken charcoal broiling pit, for cooking steaks, in the center. There are overhead chandeliers made of bundles of radiating brass rods that simulate sunbursts, or perhaps exploding atoms. On the far wall is a modern wall design made with colored panels. The vaulted ceiling has exposed beams. Four-top dining tables with white table cloths are set with plates and utensils. The metal welding work at the Villa Capri Motor Hotel Restaurant was done by Milton Messer, who operated the Modern Supply Company machinists and welders from 1942 to 1982. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124577/
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the front lawn. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124131/