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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

Mouth of Bull Creek

Description: Looking southwest from the east bank of Bull Creek at its mouth on the Colorado River.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

Penn Field

Description: Soldiers standing in formation during aviation training at Penn Field during first World War. Penn Field was located in south Austin, bordered by what is now South Congress, Woodward St. and Ben White Blvd.
Date: 1917/1918
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

[Spinach Farming]

Description: Photograph of two men standing in a spinach field, located on the south bank of the Colorado River. The man on the left is wearing a dark-colored suit and the man on the right is wearing lighter-colored clothing that is more casual; other workers are visible in the field behind them.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

Stephen F. Austin Hotel

Description: Looking down from the southwest corner of 7th and Congress looking northeast. Photo shows the Hotel before construction of the addition.
Date: 1924~
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

[Tornado Damage]

Description: Collapsed building in foreground with damaged buildings in background. Damaged caused by tornado on May 4th, 1922. Possibly on the St. Edward's University campus.
Date: 1922
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado Damage

Description: Fallen water tower at unknown location. Damaged caused by tornado on May 4th, 1922.
Date: 1922
Creator: Jordan Company
Item Type: Photograph