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[Capitol Grounds]

Description: Looking northwest at the Capitol dome from a pond on the grounds. Pond is no longer present, but noted by a marker on the grounds.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jordan-Ellison
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

Capitol under construction

Description: Photograph of the construction site for the current Capitol building, constructed 1881-1888. View is from the Travis County Courthouse located on 11th Street.
Date: 1881/1888
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Carriages at Barton Creek]

Description: Photograph of two horse drawn carriages with several men and women. Barton Creek Bridge is in background.
Date: 1870/1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[City Hospital - Brackenridge]

Description: Photograph of building. Brackenridge Hospital opened in 1872 east of Sabine St. between 14th and 15th.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

City of Austin and Vicinity

Description: Photograph of a map of Austin and surrounding area.
Date: 1839
Creator: Sandusky, W. H.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Clark Field]

Description: Soldiers sitting in an arc for a group panoramic photo.
Date: 1917/1918
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Colorado River Flooding]

Description: Looking West from the north end of the Congress Avenue bridge.
Date: 1935
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Community Chest

Description: Group of women and the Mayor on the back of a fire engine. Back of the photo reads, "L-R: Mrs. Alden Davis, Mrs. Jess Walker (Ina). Mayor Tom Miller at right."
Date: October 10, 1941
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Congress Avenue]

Description: View of Congress Avenue looking north at the Capitol from Pecan (6th) Street.
Date: 1868~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue

Description: Photograph of Congress Avenue, looking north from between 5th and 6th streets. 1853 Capitol building in view.
Date: [187?]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue

Description: Photograph of Congress Avenue, looking north from between 5th and 6th streets. 1853 Capitol building in view.
Date: 1876
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Congress Avenue]

Description: Looking north at the Capitol building
Date: unknown
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

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

[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

Congress Avenue from 5th Street

Description: A busy Congress Avenue looking north from the east side of the 500 block. People line the sidewalks while cars and buses fill the streets.
Date: 1941~
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue looking north

Description: Looking north from the southwest corner of the Congress Avenue bridge.
Date: 1939~
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library