[Crockett-Porter Bus]

Description

Photograph of African American students and parents waiting for a school bus, as seen from inside the bus over the should of the driver. Most likely this was the Crockett-Porter bus from 1974-1975.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8x10 inches

Creation Information

Austin Citizen 197u.

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 55 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

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Description

Photograph of African American students and parents waiting for a school bus, as seen from inside the bus over the should of the driver. Most likely this was the Crockett-Porter bus from 1974-1975.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8x10 inches

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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

  • 197u

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 27, 2010, 7:34 p.m.

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  • May 21, 2015, 3 p.m.

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Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 2
Total Uses: 55

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Austin Citizen. [Crockett-Porter Bus], photograph, 197u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124284/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.