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Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the bride and groom standing in front of the fireplace.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Bride and groom entering the church hall.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the wedding party.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of bride, wearing wedding dress, seated on sofa.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the wedding party and guests in front of St. Austin's Catholic Church. Newman Hall is in background to the right.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of bride, groom and parents standing behind the table.
Date: February 11, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Calderon-Mendoza Wedding

Description: Photograph of the bride and groom cutting the wedding cake.
Date: February 11, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Capitol Chevrolet, Inc.

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the building with personnel standing in front.
Date: January 7, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[CavOILcade Boat Parade]

Description: Photograph of a boat parade for CavOILcade taking place in the Sabine-Neches Waterway. A larger boat decorated with flags is floating beside a speed boat. A crowd is gathered along the shore. In the background, there are buildings.
Date: 1958
Creator: Cricchio Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[CavOILcade Queen and Princesses]

Description: Photograph of the CavOILcade queen and princesses at Pleasure Pier Ballroom. The queen is standing in the center, and is wearing a crown and holding a bouquet of flowers. The princesses and escorts are standing in a row on each side of her. In the background, there is a band playing in front of a backdrop with mask shapes and text that says "Mardi Gras."
Date: 1953
Creator: Angelle, John
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

Checker Front Grocery Store

Description: Photograph of Checker Front Grocery Store #20 which was located at 5028 Fairview Drive in Highland Park. Kelly Smith Cleaners and Highland Park Pharmacy are also pictured.
Date: May 18, 1955
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Children Standing with a Woman in a Doorway]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing with three children and carrying a young boy. They are standing behind a porch doorway under a light bulb.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Children Waving from a Car]

Description: Photograph of Oliver Jacobs' grandchildren waving from the back of a dusty car. Bare trees and a house can be seen behind the car.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

Child's Birthday Party

Description: Photograph of small girl blowing out candles on birthday cake.
Date: February 18, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Child's Birthday Party

Description: Photograph of young girl standing behind birthday cake.
Date: February 18, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Child's Birthday Party

Description: Photograph of a group of children around a birthday cake.
Date: March 14, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Child's Birthday Party

Description: Photograph of a group of children seated on the floor around the birthday girl.
Date: February 18, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Child's Birthday Party

Description: Photograph of man, woman and children with birthday cake.
Date: March 14, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Christmas Play]

Description: Photograph of the younger students at Lower Valley School performing in a school Christmas play in a classroom. Adults and other children are sitting in the desks. There is a Christmas tree to the right.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Clowns]

Description: Photograph of six boys dressed as clowns. They are posed in a pyramid on the lawn of the Lower Valley School building.
Date: May 22, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

Commodore Perry Hotel

Description: Photograph of the exterior of The Commodore Perry Hotel.
Date: November 23, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue Bridge

Description: Photograph of Congress Avenue Bridge looking north up Congress Avenue towards the capitol.
Date: January 15, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Construction of Water Tower]

Description: Photograph of the construction of a one million gallon water tower in Pioneer Park. Half of the tank of the tower has not been built. There are men and construction equipment in the tank and also on the ground.
Date: 1951
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library