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[Aluminum for Defense]

Description: Photograph of Aluminum for Defense collection point outside of the Texas Capitol building. A large chicken-wire bin holds aluminum cans. The Capitol dome is visible in the background.
Date: July 28, 1941
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory City of Austin, Texas

[Buffet in Club]

Description: Photograph of an elaborate food-spread for a luau themed buffet in the Westwood Country Club. The decorative food spread, along with a fish-shaped ice sculpture, can be seen in the foreground across a large table. In the background, multiple tall, potted plants can be seen lined along the back wall.
Date: August 28, 1959
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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C.R. Anthony Co. and Ira A. Prewitt Hardware buildings on street corner

Description: Photograph of an intersection in Taylor, Texas including the storefront and side of a one-story brick building with the name "C. R. Anthony Company" and the front of the "Ira A. Prewitt Hardware Co." to the right. Cars are parked along the sides street and in front of the stores and an unidentified man is walking in front of the store near the corner.
Date: October 28, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
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[Carr's Motor Sales Showroom]

Description: Photograph of a 1957 Mercury Monterey on the showroom floor of Carr's Motor Sales. A group of men are lined up for a picture behind the car, and other cars are visible in the background. Carr's Motor Sales was located at 501 West 6th Street.
Date: November 28, 1956
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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