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[Rosedale Baptist Church]

[Rosedale Baptist Church]

Date: August 20, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Exterior of Rosedale Baptist Church at 1300 W. 44th St.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rosewood park bandstand]

[Rosewood park bandstand]

Date: August 23, 1939
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Lab., Austin
Description: Photograph of the empty Rosewood Park bandstand. The bandstand is surrounded by electric light posts, and a large tree offers shade to the left.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Rosewood Park for Negroes

Rosewood Park for Negroes

Date: September 8, 1938
Creator: Ellison Photo Service, Austin
Description: Photograph of a group of black children watching a youth prepare to dive from the diving board into the public pool at Rosewood Park.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rosewood Park pool]

[Rosewood Park pool]

Date: May 19, 1936
Creator: Ellison Photo Service
Description: Photograph of the swimming pool at the Rosewood Park for Negroes. The pool was built by J.F. Johnson Construction and is seventy feet wide by seventy five feet long, and runs three feet to seven feet and six inches deep. The photo is of the shallow end of the pool. Two cars are parked in near the pool. A lifeguard sits underneath a rules notice.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rosewood Park swimming pool]

[Rosewood Park swimming pool]

Date: May 19, 1936
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Lab, Austin
Description: Photograph of the empty swimming pool at Rosewood Park for Negroes. The photograph shows the shower in the middle left where swimmers can wash off grass and dirt before entering the pool. The diving board is visible behind the shower indicating this is a photo of the deep end of the pool. A lifeguard sits in the lifeguard chair at the far end of the pool. A swing set is partially visible behind the diving board and a some trees.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rosewood playground pageant, August 1960]

[Rosewood playground pageant, August 1960]

Date: August 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: 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.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[ROTC Disembarking]

[ROTC Disembarking]

Date: 1980~/1989~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of ROTC boys disembarking an aircraft at the Bergstrom Air Force Base.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Rouge et Noire

Rouge et Noire

Date: December 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Description: A short story about the banana trade in Central America based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s. This is perhaps the first instance of O. Henry's use of the term "banana republic."
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Round Rock Motor Company [exterior]

Round Rock Motor Company [exterior]

Date: July 24, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of Round Rock Motor Company garage and service station. Two cars are parked halfway in two garages. A number of cars are parked around the lot near signs advertising used cars for sale. Three gas pumps sit at the street side of the station. A sign advertises Sinclair Gasoline and another sign advertises regular gas for 21 cents.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Round the Circle

Round the Circle

Date: October 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Description: Short story set in Texas.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library