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Alamo Hotel

Description: Photograph of exterior of The Alamo Hotel at 400 W. 6th Street -- 6th Street at Guadalupe.
Date: November 12, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Beverly Sheffield

Description: Man seated at desk writing. Beverly Sheffield served as Director of Austin Parks and Recreation Department for many years. In 1947 when this photo was taken, he was Supervisor of Deep Eddy Bathing Beach.
Date: July 25, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Beverly Sheffield

Description: Man sitting at desk talking on the telephone. Beverly Sheffield is listed as being Supervisor of Deep Eddy Bathing Beach in the 1947 City Directory. He later served for many years as Director of Austin Parks and Recreation Department.
Date: July 25, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Building Exterior

Description: Exterior view of The Hyltin Funeral Home at 1104 Guadalupe Street. "Funeral Directors and Instant Ambulance Service" Owner was C.A. Hyltin. Travis County Courthouse in the background to the south.
Date: March 13, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Camping on Capitol Grounds

Description: State Representative Jack Cox (D) , District 108 - Stephens and Palo Pinto counties, convenes with others on Capitol Grounds during camping stay with onions, fruits and more
Date: May 14, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue Baptist Church

Description: Exterior view of Congress Avenue Baptist Church. This building served the church from 1938 to 1968 when the current building was dedicated. The church is located at 1511 S. Congress.
Date: June 24, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Dean and Virginia Davis]

Description: Photograph of boy and girl in cap and gown posing in front of sign at intersection of Edgecliff and Alta Vista Avenue. The Davis' lived at 1000 Alta Vista.
Date: May 28, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library