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[Steam locomotive in Durango, Colorado]

Description: Photograph of the Denver and Rio Grande Western's engine No. 473, stopped at Durango, Colorado. Two men are standing in front of the train and appear to be inspecting one of the cars. Mountains are visible in the background and there is snow on the ground. This engine is a Mikado type 2-8-2 locomotive, which headed passenger trains on narrow gauge rails between Alamosa and Durango and also on the Durango-Silverton line.
Date: 1959~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Southern Union Gas Co.

Description: Southern Union Gas Co. employees sitting listen to radio speaker, frontal shot, back wall seen with Work Safely sign
Date: January 6, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Southern Union Gas Co.

Description: Southern Union Gas Co. employees sit around dining area table listening to a radio speaker
Date: January 6, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Men in mechanical workshop

Description: A man welds a pipe at mechanical construction workshop
Date: January 12, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Men in mechanical workshop

Description: Men working individually in the mechanical workshop
Date: January 12, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Men in mechanical workshop

Description: Men lifting pulling machinery at mechanical workshop
Date: January 12, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Buttrey's Models

Description: Two women at bottom of the staircase, one with an umbrella, modeling for Buttrey's at 107 W 6th
Date: January 14, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Buttrey's Models

Description: Two women modeling on a staircase for the camera for Buttrey's at 107 W 6th
Date: January 14, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Buttrey's Models

Description: Two women modeling at bottom of staircase with purses for Buttrey's at 107 W 6th
Date: January 14, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Granny Pearce's 90th Birthday Party]

Description: Photograph of Granny Pearce's 90th birthday party at the First Christian Church. Granny is sitting at the end of the table in front of her cake. The lady sitting on the left side at the front of the table is Mrs. C.E. Lauer. Also in the photograph is Mrs. Sadie Davis, Mrs. Youngblood, Mrs. Florence McDonald, Mrs. Mildred Smith, Kate Pearson, and Mrs. Powell (seating arrangement is unknown).
Date: February 2, 1959
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur

[Mrs. O.P. 'Granny' Pearce's 90th Birthday Party]

Description: Photograph of Mrs. O.P. 'Granny' Pearce celebrating her 90th birthday at the First Christian Church on February 2, 1959. She passed away on July 14, 1961 at the age of 92.
Date: February 2, 1959
Creator: J.C. Watkins Photography
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: First Christian Church of Port Arthur

Portrait - Mr. Cortez

Description: Portrait of Mr. Cortez
Date: February 26, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Birthday Party

Description: Toddler McDonald birthday girl around cake on table with playmates
Date: March 7, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Birthday Party

Description: Mr. & Mrs. McDonald and toddler child pose around cake on table for birthday celebration
Date: March 7, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Birthday Party

Description: Smiling McDonald toddler girl sitting on table with her birthday cakes
Date: March 7, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Downtown Scene

Description: Frontal Shot of the State Capitol from on top of a building
Date: March 12, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Downtown Scene

Description: Shot east of State Capitol from the top of a building facing west
Date: March 12, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Delwood Neighborhood

Description: Intersection of Cameron Road and Cloverleaf.
Date: April 6, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Delwood Neighborhood

Description: Intersection of Cameron Road and Cloverleaf. Site photo. Street scene.
Date: April 6, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Delwood Neighborhood

Description: Intersection of Cameron Road and Cloverleaf in the Delwood neighborhood. Site photos.
Date: April 6, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Delwood Neighborhood

Description: Site photo. Street scene looking down Cloverleaf from Cameron Road.
Date: April 6, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Delwood Neighborhood

Description: Street scene looking down Cloverleaf from Cameron Road. Site photo.
Date: April 6, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library