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[1900 Flood of Austin]

Description: 500 block of East 1st Street with street rail car in the water.
Date: 1900
Creator: Berner, George H.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Cotton Gin

Description: Austin Cotton Gin was owned by W. T. Caswell and was located on the west side of Chicon St. Horse-drawn wagons with bales of cotton. Workers pose for photograph. Hand-crank loading cranes on platform.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Caswell, W. T.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Cotton Gin

Description: Austin Cotton Gin was owned by W. T. Caswell and was located on the west side of Chicon St. Horse-drawn wagons full of cotton. Workers pose for photograph.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Caswell, W. T.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Congress Avenue Bridge]

Description: Looking north towards the Capitol on the Congress Avenue bridge.
Date: 1900/1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Governor’s Mansion]

Description: Front elevation, walkway with urns, gothic screen door, grounds.
Date: 1900
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

University of Texas grounds

Description: Three women sitting among the bluebonnets on the Campus grounds. In the background are the Woman's Building built 1903 on the left and the old Chemical Laboratory built 1891. Both buildings were destroyed by fire; the Woman's Building burned in 1959 and the Chemical Laboratory in 1926.
Date: 1903~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue at night

Description: Looking south down Congress Avenue from the west side of 10th St. Congress is paved with bricks with lamp posts along the middle of the street. A moonlight tower can be seen on the northwest corner.
Date: 1905/1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Paving of Congress Avenue

Description: Official men and workers on possibly the first completed section of brick paving on Congress.
Date: 1905
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Governor’s Mansion with first family

Description: Black and white photograph of the Campbell Family standing in front of the Governor's Mansion. Governor Campbell served 1907-1911.
Date: 1907/1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[1908 County Officials]

Description: 1. John W. Hornsby, County Judge; 2. Tom Anderson, Commissioner Precinct 1; 3. Jack Booth, Commissioner Precinct 4; 4. Sid Nolan, Commissioner Precinct 3; 5. J. Ben Fischer, Commissioner Precinct 2; 6. Tom Davis, County Auditor; 7. Orlands Caldwell, Secretary to the Commissioners Court; 8. John Kreuz
Date: 1908
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Governor’s Mansion]

Description: Front elevation walkway with urns, gazebo, carriage house, grounds, curb, dirt street and no picket fence.
Date: 1909
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue Bridge

Description: Congress Avenue bridge looking northwest towards downtown from the southeast corner. Skeleton of the Scarbrough Building under construction is in view.
Date: 1910
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Governor’s Mansion

Description: Front facade, walkway with urns, gazebo, carriage house, grounds, curb.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue with street rail

Description: Looking north towards Capitol at about the 500 block of Congress Avenue. A family in the foreground is either getting off or getting on a street rail car.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue with street rail

Description: Looking north towards Capitol at about the 500 block of Congress Avenue. A family in the foreground is either getting off or getting on a street rail car.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Governor’s Mansion

Description: Front elevation, walkway with urns, Gothic screen door is in place, carriage house visible, as well as gazebo and wood fence, grounds shown.
Date: 1914
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library