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George Vickers

Description: Photograph of a man in a hat. Photograph of George Vickers, a Mason in Van Horn, TX.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

Kenneth Stephens

Description: Photograph of young man wearing bow tie. Photograph of Kenneth Stephens of Van Horn, TX wearing bow tie, 1958
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[Mildred and Amanda Blackshear]

Description: Mildred Blackshear and Amanda Blackshear. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Parade Float]

Description: Parade Float: Queen and her Court. Photo taken in 1958: Henrietta, Texas.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clay County Historical Society

[Aerial Photo]

Description: Aerial photo. Austin, Texas. Looking south toward the Colorado River from East Austin. East 7th Street running from right to left (West to East) in mid center of frame. The swimming pool area (notice baseball field) in the center foreground of the photograph is now Zaragoza Park. In the center is the Iglehart buildings next to the railroad and lower the Govalle Shopping Center . Far left center is Brooks School.
Date: January 11, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Streets, steps - 7th and Trinity

Description: Street scene with vehicles. Sign on building for Chamber of Commerce. Driskill Hotel in background.
Date: January 24, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Streets, steps - 7th and Trinity

Description: Street scene with vehicles. Sign on building for Austin Gospel Tabernacle.
Date: January 24, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Church

Description: Exterior of Memorial Methodist Church and grounds. Sign in front gives service times and speaker for Sunday, February 18, 1958.
Date: February 16, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

New Steck Building Exterior

Description: Exterior of Steck building, showing parking lot and surrounding land. Near Shoal Creek Blvd.
Date: February 24, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Lamar Shopping Center; South Lamar Plaza

Description: Foreground is parking lot of Lamar Plaza. Background is store buildings with signs for Handy Andy and Beall's Department Store.
Date: February 25, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Harry Akin -- "candid"

Description: Harry Akin at counter with plates of food at the Night Hawk restaurant.
Date: March 10, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Spudnuts interior]

Description: Photograph of 2 male employees of Spudnuts in Austin, Texas preparing food.
Date: March 12, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

South Lamar Building/Used furniture shop

Description: Stores on So. Lamar. Used furniture shop, Davis Cleaners, Virginia Grill, and Sellers Bedding Co. Car and truck parked in front.
Date: March 24, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Kealing Jr. High School students

Description: Roselyn Fowler, T. C. Calhoun - Principal of Kealing Jr. High, and Vicky Kirk.
Date: March 27, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Lago Vista Open House BBQ

Description: 2 men and 2 women seated at table outdoors. 1 man standing.
Date: March 29, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library