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2-J Hamburgers

Description: Photograph of 2-J Hamburgers in Austin, Texas. A large sign reading "2-J / Hamburgers / Over 6 million sold" is visible on the left side of the image and the restaurant is visible on the right. A parking lot surrounding the restaurant is full of cars. Crowds of people are lined up to order food at the windows. On the left side of the roof of the restaurant there is a large model of a man in a white suit with white hair who holds a sign reading "Colonel / Sanders / Recipe." Across the top of the restaurant is a neon sign reading "Kentucky Fried Chicken / Hamburgers."
Date: 1960
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[AWPGLA at Muny]

Description: Group portrait of ladies from the Austin Women's Public Links Golf Association. They hold a poster reading "Light up with Jax."
Date: [1960, 1974]
Item Type: Photograph

AWPLGA at Muny

Description: Group portrait of golfers from AWPLGA, the Austin Women's Public Links Golf Association, drinking Jax beer. The stand outside under some strands of lights. A small truck is in the foreground.
Date: [1960, 1974]
Item Type: Photograph

[Bergstrom Office]

Description: Photograph of an office at the Bergstrom Air Force Base. There are telephones on the desks against the wall, and a typewriter to the right.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Bergstrom Water Tower]

Description: Photograph of a water tower next to a building. The side of the tower reads: "Bergstrom Air Force Base. Proudly Serving the United State of America."
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

Browning Aviation

Description: Photograph of the Browning Aviation hangar with three small planes parked in front of it. Eight men in suits stand in front of the planes, facing the camera.
Date: 1960
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[L.C. Anderson High School class of 1960]

Description: Photograph of Anderson High School graduating class of 1960. The school was originally named E. H. Anderson and later renamed L. C. Anderson. The school, located at 900 Thompson Street, was Austin's all-black high school for many years until students were integrated following desegregation.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Construction of the control tower at Mueller Municipal Airport in Austin, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the aircraft control tower under construction at Mueller Municipal Airport. There is scaffolding around the concrete interior support structure, and board formwork is in place for pouring a flared level near the top of the tower. In front of the tower, the scalloped metal terminal roof is under construction, and there are several wooden construction shacks in foreground.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Filing Room]

Description: Photograph of shelves full of files, with doors at the end. There are numbers at the top of the shelves.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Inside the Base Service Store]

Description: Photograph of merchandise on display at the Bergstrom Air Force Base service store. A sign to the left reads: "Show your card at the checkout counter before shopping. Only personnel with valid AF Form 93 are authorized in the base service store."
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Inside the Office]

Description: Photograph of the interior of an office and computer room, showing filing cabinets and typewriters. A device on the right wall is possibly a hygrometer/baromter with a logbook attached.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Inside Warehouse]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a warehouse. There are tables and chairs to the right, and a long, round table and boxes in the center of the photo.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Lobby and registration desk at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel]

Description: Photograph of the front desk and a portion of the lobby at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel, located at 701 Congress Avenue in Austin. The registration area is made of wood, trimmed in a darker wood, and there are rows of key or letter boxes behind the desk. A rack filled with brochures sits on the desk. A large circular chandelier with shaded lamps hangs from the recessed lobby ceiling, just in front of the registration desk. Wooden, upholstered arm chairs sit in front of square columns on either side of the chandelier.
Date: 1960~
Item Type: Photograph

[Man in Control Room]

Description: Photograph of a man in uniform sitting at a desk in a room full of controls. In the room is a Univac 1050-II Real Time System computer and a FASTRAND II magnetic storage drum.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Writing at Desk]

Description: Photograph of a man in uniform writing at a desk. There is a seal of the U. S. Air Force on the wall behind him, and a clock on the wall to the right. Other papers are spread out on the desk.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Men at Desks]

Description: Photograph of four men sitting at desks in an office room. There are cabinets against the wall.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Men at the Office]

Description: Photograph of several men sitting at desks in an office. The man on the far left talks on a phone. They all have their backs turned to the camera.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph

[Men by Machine]

Description: Photograph of two men looking at a large machine. The man on the right touches the machine, while the man on the left, holding papers, looks on.
Date: 1960~/1969~
Item Type: Photograph