[Mid-Century Lounge Room]

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Photograph of a lounge room or waiting room in a building owned by Texas Medical Association at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. Several small tables with chairs can be seen in the foreground and a few couches can be seen at the back of the room with several lamps spaced throughout. On the left wall can be seen a large, floor-to-ceiling curtain that may either be a window cover or a room partition.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Creation Information

Mears, Dewey G. January 15, 1953.

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  • Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

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Description

Photograph of a lounge room or waiting room in a building owned by Texas Medical Association at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. Several small tables with chairs can be seen in the foreground and a few couches can be seen at the back of the room with several lamps spaced throughout. On the left wall can be seen a large, floor-to-ceiling curtain that may either be a window cover or a room partition.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Client/Job: Texas Medical Association

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Dewey G. Mears Photograph Archive

Dewey Gerald Mears was a noted architectural photographer based in Austin, Texas from the 1940s through 1990s. Photographs from his collection document the architecture, commercial businesses and people of Austin and Central Texas during the mid-to-late 20th century.

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  • January 15, 1953

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  • June 9, 2018, 8:26 a.m.

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  • Sept. 10, 2018, 10:15 a.m.

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Mears, Dewey G. [Mid-Century Lounge Room], photograph, January 15, 1953; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1011064/: accessed November 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.