[Congress Avenue]

Description

Photograph of Congress Avenue looking north. Cabaniss Hardware and Dewey Garage are visible at right, as well as cars and some advertisements painted on the buildings. The Capitol is visible in the distance. Streetcar rails are in the center of the road.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8x10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. January 26, 1920.

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

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  • Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

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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 Congress Avenue looking north. Cabaniss Hardware and Dewey Garage are visible at right, as well as cars and some advertisements painted on the buildings. The Capitol is visible in the distance. Streetcar rails are in the center of the road.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8x10 in.

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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

  • January 26, 1920

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 27, 2010, 7:34 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 23, 2017, 1:45 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Congress Avenue], photograph, January 26, 1920; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124292/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.