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Wonderland Amusement Park

Description: View of Wonderland Kiddy Park which was located at 6845 Burnet Rd. Manager was John W. Adams. Young man is standing in a scale model replica of a Missouri Kansas, Texas train.
Date: August 8, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Rio House Apartments

Description: Rio House Apartments at 606 W. 17th Street as viewed from across the street. University tower in background. Rio House sign in wrought iron on stone wall in front.
Date: November 23, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Ray E. Lee

Description: Man, woman and young child seated behind desk. Woman is writing with a pencil. Ray E. Lee is listed as postmaster in the 1942 Austin City Directory.
Date: June 19, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

S. M. Apperson and Family

Description: Photograph of a family group seated on floor in front of fireplace. The group is seated in a circle and appears to be playing a card game. A man is seated in a chair next to them, reading a newspaper and a woman is partially visible in the foreground, seated in a chair next to a dog. S.M. Apperson is listed in the 1942 Austin City Directory as the new business manager of Texas Public Service Co. The family resided at 3413 Clearview.
Date: March 29, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library