Modern Signs - B.F. Goodrich Sign

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B.F. Goodrich sign at 100 Congress Avenue. Goodrich office building with cars parked in front on street.

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

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Douglass, Neal December 21, 1956.

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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 391 times . 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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B.F. Goodrich sign at 100 Congress Avenue. Goodrich office building with cars parked in front on street.

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

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

Rescuing Texas History through the Digitization of At-risk Photographs and Maps, 2006, presents local history materials from eleven partners: the Clay County Historical Society, Genevieve Miller Public Library, the Palestine Public Library, the Laredo Public Library, the Archives of the Big Bend at Sul Ross State University, the Moore Memorial Public Library, UT Pan-American, the Clark Hotel Museum, the Austin Public Library, and Concordia University at Austin. Funding is provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

Neal Douglass Photography Collection

The Neal Douglass Photography Collection comes from the Austin History Center, Austin Public Library. Douglass, a photojournalist for the Austin American-Statesman, also maintained his own studio. The collection is an invaluable resource of information illustrating many aspects of Austin life during the years, 1930-1969, a period poorly represented by other existing Austin History Center Collections. Specific events, cultural aspects of life, and former buildings and customs are depicted in photographs that comprise the collection.

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  • December 21, 1956

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  • Nov. 3, 2006, 3:24 p.m.

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Douglass, Neal. Modern Signs - B.F. Goodrich Sign, photograph, December 21, 1956; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19091/: accessed September 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.