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[Longhorn Dam]

Description: Photo of Longhorn Dam, looking southwest. Pleasant Valley Rd. crosses the dam which was built to provide water for Holly Street power plant. Austin, Texas.
Date: May 2, 1960
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Clergy]

Description: Clergymen discussing with each other.
Date: February 26, 1961
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Braniff International Airways]

Description: Photo of a Braniff DC-4, the 1st DC-4 in Austin. Austin, Texas.
Date: August 10, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Ribbon Cutting]

Description: Farmers Insurance Group, grand opening ribbon cutting. Austin, Texas.
Date: March 19, 1964
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Two Unidentified Men at a Drill Press

Description: One unidentified man holding a white piece of paper talks to another unidentified man who is sitting in front of and operating a large drill press.
Date: May 1, 1968
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Unidentified Woman Listens to a Recording

Description: An unidentified elderly woman sits in an armchair and is listening to a record player. There is a bookshelf behind her and a floor lamp in the corner of the room.
Date: November 4, 1966
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin High Orchestra

Description: Photograph of an orchestra on stage. Several people are in the audience of the auditorium.
Date: April 4, 1945
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

John Roberts Band - The Mello-Tones

Description: Photograph of eight members of the Mello-Tones playing instruments at a function.
Date: November 22, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Hyde Park Baptist Church Choir

Description: Interior photograph of the Hyde Park Baptist Church choir; members unidentified.
Date: June 9, 1963
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Fiberglass Cow Naming Contest

Description: An unidentified man and young girl stand next to a giant fiberglass cow. The cow has a sign in front of it detailing the Pure Milk Company's naming contest which has 101 prizes worth over $1000.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Unidentified man giving speech]

Description: Unidentified man giving speech at Hyde Park Baptist Church. Austin, Texas.
Date: March 12, 1964
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Church Parishoners]

Description: A group of unidentified people inside church.
Date: February 26, 1961
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Exterior of H&R Block Company Office

Description: Exterior view of the H&R Block Company office which resided on the corner of a city block. Cars are visible parked in front of and driving down the street to the left of the office.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Plane Interior]

Description: Interior features of plane, the 1st DC-4 in Austin. Austin, Texas.
Date: August 10, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Two men in front of airplane]

Description: Two men in front of plane, the 1st DC-4 in Austin. Austin, Texas.
Date: August 10, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Joey's Fine Foods

Description: Exterior view of Joey's Fine Foods restaurant at 1411 W. Ben White Blvd. There are cacti in the foreground. Demolished.
Date: October 24, 1969
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

IBM Plant Construction Site

Description: Interior view of an IBM plant still under construction, located at Burnet Rd. and Kramer Ln. This plant originally built Selectric typewriters.
Date: 1968
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Boy on a See-Saw

Description: An unidentified boy sits on a see-saw outside of a building. A metal slide is visible behind him and a building with a panel truck parked outside are in the far background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Children on Slide

Description: Three unidentified adults post behind five unidentified children on a slide at the Austin Community Nursery.
Date: August 18, 1965
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

John Wayne with Allen Russell

Description: Color photo of Allen Russell and his family with John Wayne at Driskill.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Lyndon Johnson Speaking

Description: Lyndon Johnson speaking to a crowd on his election day.
Date: November 3, 1964
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Lyndon Johnson Walking with Ladybird Johnson

Description: Lyndon Johnson walks with his wife, Ladybird Johnson, in a group of unidentified people on the day of his presidential election.
Date: November 3, 1964
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Ladybird Johnson Speaking

Description: Ladybird Johnson speaking on Lyndon Johnson's election day.
Date: November 3, 1964
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library