Armistice parade down Congress from Capitol

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People lining Congress Avenue watching a parade of military personnel pass on their way from the Capitol.

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

Creation Information

Jordan Company November 11, 1918.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives and one other 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 3285 times , with 26 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Austin History Center is the local history division of the Austin Public Library. It provides the public with information about the history, events, and activities of Austin and Travis County. It collects and preserves information about local governments, businesses, residents, institutions, and neighborhoods so that generations to come will have access to our history. It presents here images from the Neal Douglass Photography Collection, the General Collection Photographs, the Bergstrom-Austin Community Council Records, the Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives, and the O. Henry Project.

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Description

People lining Congress Avenue watching a parade of military personnel pass on their way from the Capitol.

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

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Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives

The photographic archives of the Ellison Photo Company were donated to the Austin History Center by Russell Chalberg, on December 9th, 1969. In 1981, an additional 1,277 prints and glass-plate negatives from the Jordan-Ellison Company were donated.

World War One Collection

The World War One Collection contains materials that focus on the World War I era, 1914-1918. In addition to materials that were actually created during the era, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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  • November 11, 1918

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 27, 2010, 7:34 p.m.

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  • March 3, 2014, 4:47 p.m.

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Jordan Company. Armistice parade down Congress from Capitol, photograph, November 11, 1918; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125223/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.