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IBM Employees

Description: Unidentified women sit at desks and type on typewriters while three unidentified men speak with three of the women in an unknown room at IBM.
Date: December 3, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

"CB" Smith Motors used cars

Description: Used car lot of "CB" Smith Motors. At distance is Safeway sign and store.
Date: June 6, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[People shopping at Price's Dress Shop]

Description: People shopping for dresses in Price's Dress Shop. There is also jewelry in display cases about the store.
Date: June 28, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Price's Dress Shop]

Description: The inside of Price's Dress Shop. There are many dresses and other clothing accessories along the wall. There are also jewelry display cases in the middle of the store.
Date: June 28, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[A man sitting in a hunting blind]

Description: A man sitting inside of a hunting blind. The blind has sticks over the top of it for camouflage.
Date: November 25, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Tillman's Barber Shop

Description: Barbers, customers, and manicurist in Tillman's Barber Shop.
Date: February 3, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Rudy "Cisco" Cisneros

Description: Rudy "Cisco" Cisneros wearing a bow tie and a suit. He is sitting in a chair.
Date: February 8, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[St. Louis Catholic Church]

Description: A photo of St. Louis Catholic Church. The church has a stained glass cross on the side of it.
Date: January 30, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[The Martin family in KTBC-TV studio]

Description: The Martin family, back row from left to right, Bruce, Sharon, Victoria, Eve Marie(Mother) holding Marguerite, George Martin. Seated front row left to right, Nina, Christopher, Edward, Mary, John, Helen and Laura. There is a cameraman to the left of the photo recording them. They are in the KTBC-TV studio. George and Eve Marie hosted a television show called "Life Begins."
Date: June 17, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Picture of a Dolomite Quarry on a piece of paper]

Description: A picture on a piece of paper of a Dolomite rock quarry. There is a dirt road in the middle of the rocks. The caption under the picture states "Dolomite Quarry of Superior Stone Products, Inc. Old Round Rock, Texas"
Date: January 5, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

South Austin Civic Club

Description: Unidentified men and women of the South Austin Civic Club meet for an unknown event.
Date: January 14, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Meeting

Description: Meeting room with 2 men at front with Sinclair gasoline advertising slogan sign. Group of men sitting in chairs. Movie projector set up on table.
Date: January 19, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Sinclair stations

Description: Exterior view of Sinclair station at 801 E. 1st St. Signs advertise Sinclair HC Gasoline. 3 men outside building. Cars parked.
Date: April 28, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[A man in a Sinclair uniform]

Description: A man dressed in a Sinclair uniform. He is standing in front of many Sinclair automotive products.
Date: August 17, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Four women standing behind an ice sculpture]

Description: Four women standing behind a circular ice sculpture from Southland Ice. The women are all wearing dresses. There is a floral design around the ice sculpture.
Date: March 19, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[The exterior of the Andy Anderson Insurance building]

Description: The outside of the Andy Anderson Insurance building. The large sign in front of the building says "Insurance, Real Estate, Andy Anderson - Agency." There is another sign in the front window that says "Real Estate, Rentals, Bonds, Insurance, Auto, Home."
Date: March 11, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[An employee of the Presley Service Department]

Description: A photo of an employee of Presley Service Department. The man is wearing a white Presley shirt with a tie. There are automobiles outside the window to the right of the photo.
Date: December 1, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[A group of people from the U.S.O. riding in a Buick Roadmaster]

Description: A group of people from the United Service Organizations. They are riding in a Buick Roadmaster. There is a large flag behind them that says "USO", and the side of the car states "USO, Serving the Armed Forces."
Date: October 10, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Blind class reading Braille

Description: Group of 3 women watching as young woman reads Braille. Another young woman is seated at the right side of the photograph.
Date: May 2, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library