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  Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
 Collection: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
Putting down striping

Putting down striping

Date: 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a worker riding on a self-propelled street striper, repainting the white dashed line of a four-lane road.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Rail crew on East Sixth Street looking West

Rail crew on East Sixth Street looking West

Date: [1890..1899]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of African-American workers laying down rail line on one side of East 6th Street. Pedestrians look on from beneath the shop awnings. Shop signs for a candy store, millinery and a druggist are visible.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Railroad crew digging]

[Railroad crew digging]

Date: [1890..1899]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a crew of African-Americans digging a ditch where the second railroad line will lie. They use shovels and pickaxes in front of a row of shops including C.B. Moreland Wall Paper store and the Postal Telegraph service.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Railroad crew working on second track]

[Railroad crew working on second track]

Date: [1890..1899]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an African-American railroad crew working on a second rail road line in front of a row of hardware and home goods shops. The trenches have been dug and the brick stripped out from the roads where the rail lines will lie.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Railroad tracks near Austin]

[Railroad tracks near Austin]

Date: July 22, 1966
Creator: City of Austin
Description: 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.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rapid waters formed at Austin Dam after Colorado River flood]

[Rapid waters formed at Austin Dam after Colorado River flood]

Date: 1900
Creator: Hill, S.B.
Description: Photograph of high, rapid waters of the Colorado River at the site of the former Austin Dam. The dam was built in 1890 in an attempt to bring industry to the city, but failed after upriver storms sent a flood cracking the dam and killing eight people when the powerhouse flooded.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rear Exterior of Governor's Mansion]

[Rear Exterior of Governor's Mansion]

Date: 1936
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a rear exterior view of the Governor's Mansion.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rear of a small log cabin in the woods]

[Rear of a small log cabin in the woods]

Date: 19uu
Creator: Williamson, Nolen E.
Description: Photograph of the rear of a small long cabin in a wooded area. The stone chimney stack is in the center of the wall and a small box for firewood sits to the left of the chimney. A small paned window with shutters is visible on the left side of the cabin.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rear of hut at Austin Municipal Golf Course]

[Rear of hut at Austin Municipal Golf Course]

Date: July 14, 1939
Creator: Bureau of Indentification Photographic Lab., Austin
Description: Photograph of rear view of a small roofed structure with benches inside on the Austin Municipal Golf Course. The hut is surrounded by trees and uneven land with a green behind it on the right. The municipal Golf Course, constructed originally by the Lions Club in 1928 at 2901 Enfield Road, has served its citizens since 1934 and has long been Austin's most popular course.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Rear view Seaholm Power Plant]

[Rear view Seaholm Power Plant]

Date: 194u
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Lab., Austin
Description: Photograph of the rear of the Seaholm Power Plant from the river side. Raised dirt roadways are visible in the foreground, as well as the many power lines emanating from the plant. The Seaholm Power Plant was constructed at 800 West 1st Street (now Cesar Chavez) in the 1930s and was eventually demolished in the 1960s.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library