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Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Cowboy with his partner, the horse
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Cowboy loops lasso around himself while standing atop a horse
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Cowboy jumps ten feet in the air over the horse, looping himself inside his lasso, simply amazing!
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Cowboy standing atop horse, lassos a very large O around his body
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Cowboy loops lasso into a circle while he stands atop a horse
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Cowboy leaps over his own lasso in open field
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Cowboy lassos around himself in a triangle shape
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Cowboy Rope Tricks

Description: Close-up of cowboy lassoing around himself while striding on horse
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Great Flood

Description: Photograph of the intersection of Riverview and Canadian streets underwater during a flood in Austin, Texas. A partially-submerged building is visible on the left and a mailbox is near the center of the image. There is a post with street signs on the top that say "Riverview St 2200" and "Canadian St. 30." The rest of the area is under water and there are partially-submerged trees around the street area and in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Great Flood

Description: Photograph of the exterior of partially-submerged businesses at Riverside and Congress streets in Austin, Texas, including the Night Hawk Cafe #1 and other buildings in the background. Two men are standing outside the cafe, waist-deep in the water.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Great Flood

Description: Photograph of a flooded street and houses at Riverview Street in Austin, Texas. A wooden fence is visible in the foreground of the image; behind it, there are partially-submerged buildings and posts including a street sight that says "Riverview St 2200."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Student Groups / Athletes

Description: Group of male and female students pose in front of Anderson High School
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

United States Air Force, 27th Fighter Wing - Bergstrom Air Force Base

Description: Governor Beauford Jester shaking hand of uniformed man in welcoming ceremony on the occasion of the arrival of the 27th Fighter Wing at its new home at Bergstrom Air Force Base. The two uniformed men are Colonel Charles Lutz and Colonel Ashley Packard.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

W. E. Pigford

Description: Photograph of W. E. Pigford, the principal of Anderson High School, seated behind his desk. He is holding a pencil to a pad of paper in his right hand. A name plate and various items are visible on his desk.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Wedding

Description: Group shots
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

YWCA Party

Description: Singing around piano
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Aerials - Downtown and East Austin

Description: Aerial view of Downtown, East Austin, and UT football stadium with Robert Mueller airport in upper left.
Date: January 1, 1969
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Aerials - Downtown, Capitol

Description: Aerial shot of downtown on Congress Ave, looking north beyond State Capitol
Date: January 1, 1969
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Capitol in Color

Description: Aerial show of Lavaca St. looking north. In the center right foreground is the Robert Schieffer filling station (note the Texaco star). On the left background is the Castilian dormitory.
Date: December 20, 1968
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Capitol in Color

Description: Aerial close up shot of Capitol dome in color
Date: December 20, 1968
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library