Aerial view of northeast Austin

Description

Aerial photograph looking northeast at the future site of Maplewood Elementary. Closest road intersecting the railroad tracks is E. 38th 1/2 St. Maplewood bisects E. 38th 1/2 St. with Ashwood and Kirkwood Streets bisecting Maplewood and running parallel with E. 38th 1/2 St. The municipal airport runways can be seen in the background.

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

Creation Information

Douglass, Neal January 27, 1949.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Neal Douglass Photography Collection 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 1982 times , with 11 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Aerial photograph looking northeast at the future site of Maplewood Elementary. Closest road intersecting the railroad tracks is E. 38th 1/2 St. Maplewood bisects E. 38th 1/2 St. with Ashwood and Kirkwood Streets bisecting Maplewood and running parallel with E. 38th 1/2 St. The municipal airport runways can be seen in the background.

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

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Neal Douglass Photography Collection

Photojournalist Neal Douglass worked for Austin American-Statesman and had his own studio. These photos represent specific events, cultural aspects of life, former buildings and customs in Austin during the 20th century.

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  • January 27, 1949

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  • Jan. 26, 2010, 11:19 a.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2010, 4:47 p.m.

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Douglass, Neal. Aerial view of northeast Austin, photograph, January 27, 1949; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth74361/: accessed July 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.