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Susanna Moehr - Family Picnic

Description: Large family gathering outside under the trees. Dorothy Flury Moehr is seated front center with man's hand on her shoulder. Miss Flury was a teacher at Austin High and at Reagan High for many years.
Date: June 22, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Montage: various buildings

Description: Copy negative of six photos attached to a sheet of paper. The images show (left-to-right, top-to-bottom): [1] a house with a long canopy covering the sidewalk; [2] the front of "Deacon Jones' Barbecue" with several men outside; [3] a man wearing a cap and apron outside a store; [4] the front of "Vandyke Business Service"; [5] the storefront of "LGTT Lumber Co and Materials" on a main street; [6] The front of a residential-type building with decorative woodwork and a sign over the door.
Date: April 22, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

City Hall Council Room with Boss Thorp

Description: Photograph of Boss Thorp standing in the corner of a room, near the doorway, behind several unidentified men seated around a table. Thorp is wearing a suit and holding a cigar and classes in his left hand. A pull-down map is visible on the wall above the men.
Date: June 22, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library