[Female Travis County Jail worker offering books to a female inmate] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Female Travis County Jail worker offering books to a female inmate]


  • Creation: 1970~


  • English


  • Content Description: Photograph of a female Travis County Jail librarian and female inmate. The librarian, on the left, is wearing a print shirt with pointed collar and holding three paperback books on top of a box of assorted paperbacks. The female inmate, who is on the right, reaches through the bars as she looks at the selections offered. Her hair is in plastic and foam rollers. A sewing machine and wooden shelving are visible in the background of the photograph.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Law Enforcement - Jails and Prisons
  • Other: Prisons - Travis County Jail

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1970~


  • Name: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs
    Code: AHCP


  • Name: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
    Code: ASPL


  • Rights Holder: Austin History Center

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: PICA 12616
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth125077