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[Texas State Capitol]

Description: Looking north at the Capitol building from the roof of a building, possibly the Littlefield building at 6th and Congress. The photo shows the Travis County Courthouse in a state of disrepair at the corner of 11th and Congress.
Date: April 20, 1948
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Looking north up Congress Avenue

Description: Looking north up Congress Avenue from just north of the bridge. A variety of businesses and cars in view.
Date: January 14, 1948
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Magnesium Plant]

Description: Two buildings connected by a covered conveyor belt. Future site of the Balcones Research Center, now known as the J. J. Pickle Research Campus.
Date: August 14, 1947
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Barton Springs Pool

Description: View of the pool from the west end looking east.
Date: July 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Stephen F. Austin Hotel

Description: Looking east from W. 7th at intersection of 7th and Congress. Photo taken after the extension to the Stephen F. Austin Hotel.
Date: March 17, 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Barton Springs Pool

Description: View of the pool from the south bank looking towards the diving board.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Hall Level Works]

Description: Four women making levels in a workshop.
Date: December 24, 1946
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Armistice parade down Congress

Description: Crowds on both sides of Congress as the American Legion section of the parade passes.
Date: November 11, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[V-J Day Celebration]

Description: View from above of a crowd at a V-J Day (Victory over Japan) Celebration. August 14, 1945
Date: August 14, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[V-J Day Celebration]

Description: People in the street celebrating V-J Day (Victory over Japan) on Congress Avenue in front of Krugers, Franklins, Goodfriends, and Synder's.
Date: August 14, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[V-J Day Celebration]

Description: A man with a microphone and a crowd stand outside the Paramount Theater on Congress Avenue on V-J Day (Victory over Japan).
Date: August 14, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[V-J-Day Celebration]

Description: Two servicemen dance while a crowd of other servicemen and women watch for V-J Day celebration.
Date: August 14, 1945
Creator: Texas Photo Shop
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

V-J Day Celebration

Description: Crowd of women, servicemen, and a youth at a V-J Day (Victory over Japan) Celebration.
Date: August 14, 1945
Creator: Texas Photo Shop
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[V-J Day Celebration]

Description: Group of servicemen and women on Congress Avenue to celebrate V-J (Victory over Japan) Day.
Date: August 14, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Capitol Laundry & Cleaning Co.]

Description: Exterior of building with delivery van in driveway. 801 Barton Springs Road.
Date: February 14, 1945
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Governor’s Mansion

Description: Front elevation, north elevation, taken from northeast, Shows grounds and landscaping, screen porch.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Servicemen arriving in Austin]

Description: Servicemen departing buses and walking south from Bowen Trailways Motor Coaches at 708 Brazos. Moonlight tower visible at corner of 8th and Brazos.
Date: October 2, 1944
Creator: Bock, Carl Edward
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library