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[Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve]

Description: Photograph of a train passing between mountains near a lake. Characterized as one of the most fantastic scenes on any railroad - this is the Pennsylvania's Horseshoe Curve shortly after sunrise on a spring morning in 1954. This was the centennial year of Horse Shoe Curve, which was built in 1854. The Mountain in the background in the center of the Curve is Kittaning Mountain.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Sally Jo Gilmore]

Description: Photograph of Sally Jo Gilmore - Woodhouse Class of 1954
Date: 1954
Creator: Osjetea Briggs
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

["Sam Houston Zephyr" arriving in Dallas]

Description: Burlington's "Sam Houston Zephyr" train No. 4, headed by Engine No. 9951-A, a 2250 H.P. electro-motive diesel, arriving in Dallas on January 27, 1954.
Date: January 27, 1954
Creator: Plummer, Roger S.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Boy Scout Parade

Description: Scouts with many American flags
Date: February 6, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Boy Scout Parade

Description: Scouts on parade near Renfro's Drugs
Date: February 6, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Boy Scout Parade

Description: Cub Scout in wagon pulled by two goats
Date: February 6, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Boy Scout Parade

Description: Cars backed up in front of Texas Hotel
Date: February 6, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Boy Scout Parade

Description: Car (1941 Ford) painted with humorous(?) slogans
Date: February 6, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Interstate Highway 35

Description: Interregional Highway 35 bridge construction site.
Date: March 10, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Interstate Highway 35

Description: Interregional Highway 35 (IH 35) under construction.
Date: April 13, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Interstate Highway 35

Description: Interregional Highway 35 bridge construction site. Austin skyline in background.
Date: May 10, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Interstate Highway 35

Description: Bridge construction site. Austin skyline in background.
Date: May 10, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Interstate Highway 35

Description: Bridge construction site. Austin skyline in background.
Date: May 10, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Graduating class

Description: Graduating students in group photo
Date: May 26, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[First Christian Church Youth Round Up - June 1954]

Description: Photograph of the First Christian Church Youth Round up in June 1954. Kneeling in front, left to right are Jennilou Nowlin, Loralea Smith, Judy Dawson and Sarah Lowther. Standing on pavement holding banners, left to right are Jackie Hanson, Glynda Lowther, Robbie Wright, Sylvia Swearingen, Norma Moos, Carol Quinn, Alline Dawson, Cynthia Swearingen, Bowden Bertrand, and Lennie Stansbury (the parade director). Standing in wagon, left to right are Darrell Evans, Nathalie Bienvenue, Delmar Fussell, Jane Ashley, Janis Hickey, Elva Buroker, Sarah Brazil, Charlotte Pittman and Janet Addcox.
Date: June 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur

[Austin State School students]

Description: Photograph of two children "cowboys" pulling little girl in Chuck Wagon at the Austin State School.
Date: June 6, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library