[Austin Skyline]

Description

Photograph of the Austin skyline taken from the top of the Light Plant.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory October 11, 1937.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs and was provided by Austin History Center, Austin Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1745 times , with 8 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

As the local history division of the Austin Public Library, the Austin History Center collects and preserves information about local governments, businesses, residents, institutions, and neighborhoods so that generations to come will have access to Austin history.

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Description

Photograph of the Austin skyline taken from the top of the Light Plant.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Collections

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Austin History Center General Collection Photographs

These materials depict the city of Austin from the 1830s to the 1970s. They include a wide range of subjects, from the Texas State Capitol and Barton Springs to aerial views, cityscapes, and more.

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Creation Date

  • October 11, 1937

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 27, 2010, 7:34 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 19, 2012, 10:14 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory. [Austin Skyline], photograph, October 11, 1937; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123907/: accessed June 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.