Aerial View of Austin

Description

Aerial view of Austin with the Tower and Capitol barely visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Creation Information

Douglass, Neal January 14, 1953.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2006 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 571 times . 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 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 Austin history.

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Description

Aerial view of Austin with the Tower and Capitol barely visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Collections

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

Rescuing Texas History is a project that aims to digitize at-risk photographs, maps, artwork, and more. Funding was provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

Neal Douglass Photography Collection

Neal Douglass was a photojournalist for the Austin American-Statesman and maintained his own studio. The collection is an invaluable resource of information illustrating many facets of Austin life during the 20th century. These photos represent specific events, cultural aspects of life, and former buildings and customs.

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Creation Date

  • January 14, 1953

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 3, 2006, 4:53 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 23, 2017, 1:10 p.m.

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Douglass, Neal. Aerial View of Austin, photograph, January 14, 1953; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19060/: accessed May 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.