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[Capital Memorial Park]

Description: Photograph of the entrance to the cemetery. Also known as Capital Memorial Gardens, this private cemetery was opened between 1948-1950. It was later sold to Cook-Walden and is located at IH-35 and FM 1825.
Date: October 27, 1948
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Two Young Women

Description: Photograph of two young women in front of the piano. Both are dressed in formals.
Date: April 30, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Capital Chevrolet]

Description: Photograph of exterior of automobile dealership buildings at 220-224 E. 5th St.
Date: October 14, 1948
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Judge Mallory B. Blair

Description: Portrait of a man. Mallory Blair was an associate justice with The Texas Court of Civil Appeals.
Date: January 6, 1948
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Family Group

Description: Photograph of children's birthday party. Photo was taken at the L.M. Nau home, 2402 Indian Trail, Austin, TX (demolished). Top row: Sue (Ruff) Armstrong, Judith Ravel, Larry Edmund Lee. Middle row: Unknown, John McPherson Pinckney, Mary Sue (Pinckney) Neptune, Roger William Pinckney, Larry Melvin Nau, holding sister, Nanette Muriel (Nau) Overbeck, unknown, unknown, unknown. Front row: Richard Hopson Pinckney, Kay (Pinckney) Braziel.
Date: October 23, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Rickenbacker visit to Austin]

Description: Photograph of men in suits sitting in chambers in the State Capitol building. Governor Beauford Jester second from left. Eddie Rickenbacker is to the right of Jester.
Date: April 16, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Family Groups

Description: Larry Nau, son of Ladner Nau and Katherine (Pinckney) Nau, seated on table next to his birthday cake.
Date: October 23, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Hurley Mattress Company

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of Hurley Mattress and Awning Company which was located at 1101 E. 6th Street. Owner was Carlton E. Wilkerson.
Date: May 29, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Benoit Tourist Court]

Description: Exterior view of Benoit Motel. In the 1947 City Directory The Benoit Courts were located at 2900 S. Congress Avenue.
Date: August 28, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Building Interior

Description: Interior view of Hyltin Funeral Home showing mantelpiece and painting of Jesus.
Date: March 13, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Two Young Women

Description: Photograph of two young women dressed in formals standing in front of the fireplace.
Date: April 30, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph