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Barton Springs Pool

Description: People congregating near the diving board. Others on the grassy hill.
Date: June 17, 1925
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph

Barton Springs Pool

Description: View of the pool from the north bank looking towards the diving board. A house can be seen in the background.
Date: 1925
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

Barton Springs Pool

Description: View of the pool from the north bank looking towards the diving board. A house can be seen in the background.
Date: 1925
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

[Battle Hall]

Description: Looking southwest at the front and side entrance to Battle Hall on the University of Texas campus. The street in front of the building no longer exists.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

Bull Creek

Description: Bull Creek with short waterfall with car in background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

Bullock's Hotel

Description: Line drawing of Bullock's Hotel. Bullock's stood at the northwest corner of Congress Avenue and Pecan (6th) Street 1839-1852
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Burnette's No. 1]

Description: Photograph of a man standing in front of Magnolia Gasoline sign. Burnette's Service Station was located at 1700 San Jacinto (now a State of Texas parking garage) and owned by L Berry Burnette.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

The Burning Capitol

Description: View of the Capitol as it burns looking north from the corner of 11th and Congress.
Date: November 7, 1881
Creator: Hillyer, H. B.
Item Type: Photograph

Busy Congress Avenue

Description: View of Capitol along Congress Avenue. Horse & buggies line the avenue. Street rail going up Congress and across Sixth St.
Date: 190?
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Item Type: Photograph

Camp Mabry railroad switch and arsenal

Description: Back reads, "This photograph shows the International & Great Northern Railroad main line. The ralroad switch runs by the arsenal which is shown on the left of the picture. The International & Great Northern Railroad will run a number of tracks in the camp or at any other place to suit the Government."
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph

Capitol Dedication

Description: Parade south down Congress Avenue from the Capitol. Caption reads: "Chichasaw Guard from Murpheesburo, Tenn."
Date: 1888-05-14/1888-05-19
Creator: Jordan-Ellison
Item Type: Photograph

[Capitol Grounds]

Description: Looking northwest at the Capitol dome from a pond on the grounds. Pond is no longer present, but noted by a marker on the grounds.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jordan-Ellison
Item Type: Photograph

Capitol under construction

Description: Photograph of the construction site for the current Capitol building, constructed 1881-1888. View is from the Travis County Courthouse located on 11th Street.
Date: 1881/1888
Item Type: Photograph