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Disch Baseball Field (aerial view)

Description: Aerial view of Disch Baseball Field, looking west. The round-top building to right of the field is the City Coliseum (built from an unused, unassembled surplus B29 hangar bought in 1945 at a government auction at Camp Normoyle in San Antonio). Road on left side of stadium is Barton Springs Rd., Road at right is Riverside Dr., formerly Robert E. Lee Rd. The westmost road/bridge is Lamar Blvd.
Date: July 3, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Bridge Between Port Arthur and Orange, Texas

Description: Photographic postcard of the cantilever bridge crossing the Neches River in Southeast Texas. It connects Port Arthur with Bridge City in Orange County. It is the highest bridge in Texas and is now known as the Rainbow Bridge. The card was mailed Dec 10, 1950 from Orange, Texas.
Date: 1950~
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Crestview Shopping Center

Description: Exterior view of the building which housed A.B. Beddow Real Estate and Insurance and Crestview Food Mart. Beddow was located at 7106 Woodrow. Crestview Food Mart was at 7108 Woodrow.
Date: April 27, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Rio House Apartments

Description: Interior view of the living and dining areas of an apartment. Wallpaper is rather ornate with bird cages and birds as the pattern.
Date: November 23, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library