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Two architects at table

Description: Architects at table
Date: December 6, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Office shots/exec.

Description: Exterior of Western Hatcheries
Date: October 16, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Boy Scout Campaign Headquarters

Description: Photograph of three men and a woman standing outside the Boy Scout Campaign Headquarters.
Date: November 9, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Men standing around desk

Description: Group of men around desk
Date: September 28, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Mr. and Mrs. Burns

Description: Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Burns on their Golden Anniversary.
Date: August 29, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Farmers with sheep

Description: Three men, one woman, one child with sheep, cows
Date: March 8, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Fox hunt

Description: 2 men sitting
Date: September 29, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

["Twin Star Rocket" departing from Dallas]

Description: Rock Island's " Twin Star Rocket" train No. 17, southbound, headed by diesel locomotive No. 677, enroute from Minneapolis, Minnesota to Houston, leaves Dallas on the last portion of its run in 1951. This was one of the finest streamliners operating in the nation. Its route from the Twin Cities of the north to the Texas' metropolis adjacent to the Gulf covered a rail distance of 1,363 miles.
Date: 1951
Creator: Plummer, Roger S.
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Dining Car on the "Twin Star Rocket"]

Description: Lunch is now being served aboard the Rock Island's "Twin Star Rocket" train No. 17, southbound, enroute from Minneapolis to Houston in 1951.
Date: 1951
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve]

Description: This photograph depicts the most famous stretch of railroad main line in the world as it appeared in the autumn of 1951- the Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve, located in Kittanning Gap in Pennsylvania. In this scene a Pennsylvania K4s locomotive acts as a "helper" on the head-end of a diesel powered train.
Date: 1951
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[The "Hustler" entering Dallas]

Description: Southern Pacific's the "Hustler" train No. 15 northbound, headed by Engine No.650, a streamlined type 4-6-2 locomotive, entering Dallas Union Station on its run from Houston. The train is passing under the electric street railway viaduct (destroyed in the late 1950s) which spanned the railroad tracks and crossed over the Trinity River. Electric street cars to and from Oak Cliff and Interurban cars of the Northern Texas Traction Company and Texas Electric Railway used this double track facility.
Date: 1951~
Creator: Plummer, Roger S.
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

["The Flying Crow" arriving in Texarkana, Texas]

Description: Kansas City Southern's "The Flying Crow" train No. 15, southbound, headed by diesel locomotive No. 34, arriving in Texarkana, on the Texas -Arkansas border.
Date: 1951
Creator: Plummer, Roger S.
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Sandahl pool

Description: two adults, three children in pool
Date: June 27, 1951
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library