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Wedding Cake

Description: Photograph of a three-tiered wedding cake, decorated with roses and sprigs of flowers. A bride-and-groom figurine is on top, beneath an arbor of the flower sprigs. The cake is on a table, sitting on top of decorative tulle; plates, glasses, and forks are also visible on the table.
Date: December 27, 1963
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Shriners giving Christmas gifts

Description: Photograph of several members of the Shriners organization handing out Christmas gifts to children. There are four men wearing suits and hats with the Shriners logo. Several children of various ages are seated in chairs or wheelchairs; Illustrious Imperial Potentate Andrew A. D. Rahn is handing a gift to acrippled African-American child on the right side of the image. A woman in a nurse's uniform is in the back of the photo, near several wall lockers.
Date: December 15, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Photograph of Streetcar Overturned in Road]

Description: Photograph of an overturned streetcar in the middle of the road in Corpus Christi, Texas around the time of a hurricane in 1919. Caption says, ÔÇťAbout five blocks north of where we lived. This was taken after Christmas.
Date: December 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

Lutheran Student Union

Description: Exterior of Lutheran Student Union House (more distant) at W. 22nd St. and San Antonio
Date: December 20, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Leander Limestone Corporation

Description: View of limestone processing plant.
Date: December 2, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Leander Limestone Corporation

Description: View of limestone processing plant. Cars and trucks parked around the plant.
Date: December 2, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Leander Limestone Corporation

Description: View of plant and processing equipment.
Date: December 2, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Leander Limestone Corporation

Description: View of quarry.
Date: December 2, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Family Photos - Christmas

Description: Man, woman and two children gathered around a Christmas tree.
Date: December 24, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Farmland and Countryside

Description: Sheep graze on Vince Taylor's land on the Central Texas prairie
Date: December 1, 1965
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Texas Union Renovations

Description: Scaffolding and construction workers outside the Texas Union on the West Mall
Date: December 28, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Family Photos - Christmas

Description: Man dressed in cowboy attire playing guitar.
Date: December 24, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Shriners giving Christmas gifts

Description: Group of Masons (Shriners) from the Ben Hur temple give gifts to polio-stricken children, Illustrious Imperial Potentate Andrew A. D. Rahn stands on far right, Illustrious Potentate Bascom Giles second to the left
Date: December 15, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Del Valle Air Base

Description: Men seated around a table eating.
Date: December 17, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Charles Nevell - Three generations

Description: Seated woman holding baby with two other men near by
Date: December 4, 1941
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Mrs. Fred Barkley

Description: Woman and boy standing in front of fireplace.
Date: December 11, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Mrs. McNamara and Children

Description: Woman and young boy seated on sofa.
Date: December 3, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Mrs. McNamara and children

Description: Mrs. McNamara sitting on couch with child
Date: December 3, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Santa Claus Leaving by Plane

Description: Santa standing by small airplane as it is being gassed up.
Date: December 13, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Sheraton Terrace Motor Hotel

Description: Man standing in uniform next to jeep advertising the Sheraton Terrace Motor Hotel, 1201 S Congress Ave.
Date: December 19, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Governor Jester - Portrait Ceremony

Description: Two men in uniform talking with Governor Jester.
Date: December 14, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Portrait - sports cartoonist

Description: Man seated
Date: December 28, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library