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[Buffet table at the Perry Hotel]

Description: Photo of a buffet table at the Perry Hotel with a chef standing next to table of food. Austin, Texas.
Date: May 8, 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[W.B. Campbell]

Description: Photo of W.B. Campbell. Austin, Texas.
Date: August 26, 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[A crowd of people outside Delwood Pharmacy]

Description: A crowd of people standing outside of Delwood Pharmacy. There are men, women, and children evenly mixed throughout the crowd.
Date: October 28, 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Large buildings along a street]

Description: A busy street with large buildings along the street. There is a pharmacy on the left side of the street with an advertisement in front of it for "Austin's largest electric sign for Capital National Bank." There are automobiles and people all along the street.
Date: February 9, 1954
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

Farmers Insurance Group and Austin Savings

Description: Exterior view of one building which houses both the Farmers Insurance Group and Austin Savings. The building is on a corner lot and a car is parked next to building in the street.
Date: July 3, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[The exterior of Hillcrest Baptist Church]

Description: A view of the exterior of the Hillcrest Baptist Church. It is a brick building with a sign in front that states "Hillcrest Baptist Church, Thos S. Burress, Pastor."
Date: February 24, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Two men playfully fighting with swords]

Description: Photo of two men playfully fighting with swords. This was a publicity picture of "Zorro". Austin, Texas.
Date: June 13, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cars in lot

Description: Cars in lot next to Slaughters Supermarket.
Date: December 18, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Beard's Grocery 7 exterior building

Description: Man standing outside store. Sign says Beard's Grocery, Humble Dealer. Truck parked by sign.
Date: September 17, 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

[Exterior of buildings]

Description: Photo of exterior of buildings and parking lot. Austin, Texas.
Date: June 3, 1959
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

YMCA

Description: Group photo. Man seated at center of table with young men and women seated next to him and standing behind him.
Date: November 22, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Aerial view of Lutheran Concordia College]

Description: An aerial view across Interstate 35 of Lutheran Concordia College. The campus is in the middle of a large residential area. North and center of the main campus building is the St. Paul's School and further left center is Lee School. On the far center right is the golf course.
Date: December 8, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Car lot

Description: Exterior view of Goad Motor Company showroom and lot with cars.
Date: March 24, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

State Hospital Fire

Description: Night view of fire at State Hospital. Fire engine in front of building. Two men standing by fire truck. Several people at right of image.
Date: December 11, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

State Hospital Fire

Description: Night view of fire at State Hospital. Fire engine in front of building. 2 streams of water directed at fire. Two men standing by fire truck. 1 fireman in front of building.
Date: December 11, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

TV taping of band (trio)

Description: 3 men with instruments - guitar, bass, accordion - with KTBC TV camera at the left side of the image.
Date: December 5, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[A man with a trowel laying a cornerstone at St. David's Hospital]

Description: A man using a trowel to lay the cornerstone at St. David's Community Hospital. There are other men in suits standing around the stone. The stone states: "St. David's Community Hospital, Erected 1954, Board of Trustees, 1951-1954, Hulon W. Black, Pres., Joseph Cocke, Vice Pres., Ronald W. Byram, Sec., Ben H. Parrish, Treas., R.C. (Bob) Armstrong, John A. Barclay, Fred W. Catterall Jr., Edward Clark, Ed P. Cravens, John E. Harrison, E. W. Jackson, Gatewood Newberry, A. Bryan Spires, Max Starcke, Charles A. Sumners, Claude W. Voyles, Robert B. Lloyd, Administrator, 'And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God and to heal the sick' Luke 9:2"
Date: December 19, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library