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1957 General Highway Map of Bosque County, Texas

Description: Official 1957 general highway map of Bosque County, Texas showing major state and county roads, streams and rivers, towns, and other landmarks.
Date: 1957
Creator: Texas State Highway Department
Item Type: Map
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

Accident Scene

Description: Looking down street of an accident for insurance claim for client Tom Davis
Date: June 18, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Accident Scene

Description: Looking down train tracks for insurance claim for Tom Davis
Date: June 18, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Alamo Hotel

Description: Exterior of Alamo Hotel, 400 W. 6th St.
Date: January 25, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Alamo Hotel

Description: Exterior view of The Alamo Hotel at 400 W. 6th Street. Kash-Karry Grocery sign is visible in background at left. Wesley's Distinctive Dry Cleaning storefront is visible to the right of the hotel. The cleaners was located at 606 Guadalupe.
Date: January 25, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

["The Ann Rutledge" in Springfield, Illinois]

Description: Gulf, Mobile and Ohio's "The Ann Rutledge" train No. 19 southbound, departing from Springfield, Illinois in 1957. Notice the State Capitol building behind the train.
Date: 1957
Creator: Peters, Walt
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Austin Machine & Supply Co.

Description: Four men examining plans at Austin Machine & Supply Co.
Date: June 25, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Machine & Supply Co.

Description: Exterior of Austin Machine & Supply Co. building
Date: June 25, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Skyline from I-35

Description: Austin Skyline (closer view) from South of Colorado River on I-35
Date: February 26, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Skyline from I-35

Description: Austin Skyline (more distant view) from the south on I-35
Date: February 26, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Bank of Austin

Description: Exterior of Bank of Austin (more distant), President R M McKee, East Oltorf St.
Date: March 18, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Bank of Austin

Description: Exterior Bank of Austin, close up, President R M McKee, East Oltorf St.
Date: March 18, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Behrens Drug Co.

Description: Exterior shot of Behrens Drug Co., 5th and Colorado
Date: November 19, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Behrens Drug Co.

Description: Loading boxes of medicine into Behrens Drug Co. car
Date: November 19, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Behrens Drug Co.

Description: Employees loading shelves of medicine at Behrens Drug Co., 5th and Colorado
Date: November 19, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Behren's Drug Company

Description: Interior shot of Behren's Drug Store. Shelves are filled with toys. Behren's was located at 201 W. 5th Street.
Date: November 19, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Boy with deer

Description: A smiling Bobby Don Hart holds up antlers of a hunted deer
Date: December 24, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Camp Wildurr]

Description: Photograph of Camp Wildurr and the many young people who attended the summer camp. There are a few personal messages and signatures on the back of the photograph.
Date: 1957
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur

Children's dress up party

Description: Girls pose for a group picture in a dress up party
Date: October 19, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[First Christian Church Chuck Wagon Supper]

Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church Chuck Wagon Supper on grounds of the historic home, Rose Hill, adjacent to the Sabine-Neches Waterway and at foot of Woodworth Blvd. at Lakeshore Drive. A large number of people are congregating around several picnic tables and chairs.
Date: August 30, 1957
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur

[First Christian Church Chuck Wagon Supper at Rose Hill]

Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church members being served during the Church Chuck Wagon supper at Rose Hill. The event is taking place outdoors and the members are huddled around picnic tables
Date: August 30, 1957
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur