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  Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
 Decade: 1970-1979
 Collection: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
[Delta Sigma Theta members receive certificate]

[Delta Sigma Theta members receive certificate]

Date: August 15, 1973
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three women of the African-American sorority Delta Sigma Theta accept a certificate from the Travis County Historical Survey Commission on behalf of the Rosewood Recreation Association.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Dillman's Farm at Austin Community Gardens]

[Dillman's Farm at Austin Community Gardens]

Date: September 1975
Creator: Fluitt, Mike
Description: Photograph of a section of garden at the Austin Community Garden. A wooden sign that says "Dillman's Farm" is in the foreground, indicating the plot as belonging to the Dillmans. Wooden stakes and leafy plants are visible in front of a chain-link fence running along the border of the garden. A hose snakes up into view at the back of the Dillman plot.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Elazar Tamayo and his wife, Lupe Tamayo]

[Elazar Tamayo and his wife, Lupe Tamayo]

Date: 1970~
Creator: Penzenstadler, Joan
Description: Photograph of Elazar Tamayo and his wife, Lupe Tamayo, a Hispanic or Latino couple, visible from the waist up, standing in front of a building. Both appear to be in their late 50s or early 60s. He has salt-and-pepper hair and a moustache, and she has dark, wavy chin-length hair. She is wearing a sleeveless, open-collar cotton shirt, and he is wearing a button-front shirt with elbow-length sleeves. The 1976 Austin City Directory lists their residence as 1100 Lilly Terrace.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Exterior David Crockett High School]

[Exterior David Crockett High School]

Date: [1970, 1989]
Creator: Williamson, Nolen E.
Description: Photograph of exterior view of David Crockett High School at 5601 Manchaca Road at the corner of Stassney Lane. Crockett High opened in 1968 and is part of the Austin Independent School District.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Exterior of Lanier High School]

[Exterior of Lanier High School]

Date: [1970, 1989]
Creator: Williamson, Nolen E.
Description: Photograph of exterior of Sidney Lanier High School on 1201 Payton Gin Road from Payton Gin Road. Five cars are parked in front of the school, and the flag poles are bare indicating the photograph was likely taken after school hours or on the weekend. The school name "Sidney Lanier High School" is visible on the front of the building above the white car facing the left of the image. Lanier High School was opened in 1961 and is a member of the Austin Independent School District. It was named after Confederate soldier and Southern poet Sidney Lanier.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Exterior of log cabin at Bohl's Place]

[Exterior of log cabin at Bohl's Place]

Date: 1971
Creator: Hornberger, Carl
Description: Photograph of the exterior of the log cabin at Bohl's Place. A bare tree stands on the side of the cabin. The cabin has a lifted, covered porch at the rear.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Female clothing hanging on a rope line in a Travis County Jail cell]

[Female clothing hanging on a rope line in a Travis County Jail cell]

Date: 1970~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a cell area in Travis County Jail with rope laundry line strung across the bars. The rope holds items of women's clothing, including a flowered shirt, embroidered pants, and other tops, pants and nylon underwear. On the floor below there are four pairs of boots, pairs of sandals, house shoes, and other street shoes. The cell behind the bars is stuffed with a variety of clothing items.
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[Female inmate behind bars]

[Female inmate behind bars]

Date: 1970~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a female inmate inside jail cell, sitting on bunk at Travis County Jail. She faces the interior of her dark cell. Her hair is in plastic curlers and her feet are bare. A blanket from the top bunk above her drapes low behind the bars, darkening the cell. A paperback book sits between the bars.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Female Travis County Jail worker offering books to a female inmate]

[Female Travis County Jail worker offering books to a female inmate]

Date: 1970~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a female Travis County Jail librarian and female inmate. The librarian, on the left, is wearing a print shirt with pointed collar and holding three paperback books on top of a box of assorted paperbacks. The female inmate, who is on the right, reaches through the bars as she looks at the selections offered. Her hair is in plastic and foam rollers. A sewing machine and wooden shelving are visible in the background of the photograph.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Formal portrait of Travis County Sheriff Truitt O. Lang]

[Formal portrait of Travis County Sheriff Truitt O. Lang]

Date: 1970~
Creator: University Studio
Description: Photograph of Travis County Sheriff T. O. Lang, who served from January 1, 1953 to December 31, 1972. He was the longest serving sheriff in Travis County history, and died April 28, 1977. This head-and-shoulders portrait is part of the Austin Citizen Collection. It shows Sheriff Lang dressed in a dark suit with a white shirt and a patterend tie, wearing glasses, with greying hair, and seated in front of a light neutral background. Lang also has a Masonic pin on his left lapel.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library