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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

Congress Avenue looking towards Capitol

Description: View of Congress Avenue looking north toward the old Capitol building. Flag pole at 6th and Congress. Covered wagons and foot brigdes dot the Avenue.
Date: 186?
Creator: Jordan Company
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

[Cows pulling plow]

Description: Two dairy cows pulling a plow followed by a man.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library