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Arnold Chote and Buggy

Description: Man sitting in a horse-drawn buggy on a city street. Arnold Chote was the County Commissioner for Precinct 1 according to the Austin City Directory for 1942.
Date: February 3, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Mr. Ralston

Description: Mom and dad with two girls and an infant on couch. John M. Ralston is listed in the 1949 Austin City Directory as Supervisor, Texas Employment Commission. He and his wife, Josephine, lived at 2206 Stamford Lane.
Date: February 3, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Ben White - Man behind counter

Description: Photograph of Ben White standing behind a a counter at a pharmacy or store. Behind him, there are shelves full of bottles, small boxes and round containers; in the foreground, the counter has a glass top to display open boxes, and other bottles are arranged on top of the counter.
Date: February 8, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Mr. Castaneda

Description: Photographic portrait of Dr. Carlos E. Castaneda (1896-1958). Dr. Castaneda was a noted professor of Latin American History and librarian of The Latin American Collection at The University of Texas at Austin. The Perry-Castaneda Library bears his name and that of Dr. Ervin Perry.
Date: February 23, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library