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Baker's Shoe Store

Description: Exterior view of Baker's Shoe Store with show windows. Baker's Shoe Store was located at 708 Congress.
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the side lawn. "Originally part of a student report written in 1950" is written on the back of the photograph.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[Governor's Mansion]

Description: Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion. "Originally part of a student report written in 1950" is written on the back of the photograph.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph

Graduation Ceremony

Description: Photograph of a graduation ceremony, probably at Huston-Tillotson College, though the school is not identified on the photograph.
Date: 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Men Training in 1950's]

Description: Photograph of men training in the 1950's. Most of the men sit on the ground and aim guns. Three more men stand behind them.
Date: 1950~/1959~
Item Type: Photograph

Pioneer Air Lines

Description: Photograph of a group of men and women standing by a Pioneer Air Lines airplane.
Date: January 1, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[View looking south on Guadalupe Street, "the Drag", at 24th Street]

Description: Photograph of Guadalupe Street, also known as "the Drag," at 24th Street, looking south. The view includes the Varsity Theater in foreground on the right, and an oblique view of the U. T. campus in the background on the left. Just past the intersection is a pickup truck stopped in the street, and three men wearing hats appear to be repairing a hole in the road next to the pickup. The back of a highway sign, for Texas highways 79, 81, and 183, faces south on the northbound side of the road. There are raised medians on Guadalupe near the intersection. Commercial signs for Lou's Cafe and Chenards Music Store are visible on the west side of Guadalupe, and a number of automobiles are parked on the street.
Date: 1950/1953
Item Type: Photograph

[Women on court at Caswell Tennis Center]

Description: Photograph of a large group of female tennis players standing at equal distances apart on both sides of both tennis courts. All players carry rackets and look toward the spectators in the stands.
Date: [1950,1969]
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[Worker at Seaholm Power Plant]

Description: Photograph of an old man wearing a hat, boots, khaki pants, and a long-sleeved shirts stands amongst machines inside Seaholm Power Plant. The machines are stamped "Allis-Chalmers."
Date: [1950, 1959]
Item Type: Photograph