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50000th Telephone in Austin

Description: Woman talking on telephone, men standing and smiling
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Baker's Shoe Store

Description: Exterior view of Baker's Shoe Store with show windows. Baker's Shoe Store was located at 708 Congress.
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

L.C. Anderson High School - Old Building

Description: Exterior view of L.C. Anderson High School and grounds. Anderson was the Black high school and at this time it was located at 1167 Comal Street.
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Deep Eddy Pool with diving board

Description: Deep Eddy swimming pool in the process of being filled with water.
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Drawing of Casis School

Description: Copy of Page - Southerland Page Drawing
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Young African American Talking to Reporter

Description: Photograph of a man leaving office. He is walking down a flight of stairs and there are several men behind him, holding cameras.
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Young African American Talking to Reporter

Description: Photograph of a man in a suit walking in a tiled corridor. He has just walked out of a set of double doors with the words "Offices of the President and Vice President" written on the outside.
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

State records being stored

Description: Photograph of three men moving tied packets of state records. In the foreground, one man stands just inside the door of a building, stacking the packets; behind him, one man is inside the back of a vehicle and another is standing outside, passing the records up to the first.
Date: January 30, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Presentation of portrait

Description: Three men standing in front of portrait
Date: February 8, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Country Club

Description: View of ballroom and dance floor. The country club was located at 5712 Riverside Dr.
Date: February 10, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Country Club

Description: Interior view of room with tables and chairs. The County Club was on Montopolis Rd. (Riverside Drive)
Date: February 10, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Parcel Post Station

Description: Post office building
Date: February 17, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library