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[Treaty Oak Table]

Description: Photograph of a table with a base created from a piece of Austin's famous Treaty Oak tree. A metal-worked barbed wire can be seen sculpted around the base. A circular clear glass top can also be seen with an image etched into the glass of the Treaty Oak before it was poisoned.
Date: October 15, 1993
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Contemporary Church]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of Park Hills Baptist Church that features multiple cross gables in the roof structure. The walls are both an off-white and terracotta color, the roofing color is a terracotta brown, and the window frames are painted dark green. A parking lot with a single station wagon parked to the far left in front of a basketball goal can be seen in the foreground.
Date: June 6, 1992
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Wood Chair]

Description: Photograph of a wooden chair with a leather cushion and elegantly curved arm rests. The chair can be seen posed on a pale yellow or off-white background.
Date: September 2, 1989
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[WWII Fighter Plane]

Description: Photograph of a WWII era fighter plane on a runway. Several small "kill count" decals of the Japanese Imperial Flag can be seen under the cockpit window. Checkered and "Navy" decals can be seen on the plane's nose and tail, respectively, and stripes can be seen under the wing.
Date: May 20, 1987
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Children's Salon Chair]

Description: Photograph of a salon chair for children that resembles a merry-go-round animal in the form of a frog. The chair sits on a light colored floor with matching paneled wall in the background. Just above the paneling in the background, a wallpaper print with sailboats can be seen.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Salon Chair for Children]

Description: Photograph of hairdresser salon chair for children. The chair is designed like a merry-go-round animal figure in the shape of a seal. It can be seen sitting on a light colored floor with a matching light colored paneled wall in the background.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Barton Creek Skyline View]

Description: Photograph of the Austin skyline, with an additional view of Loop 1, MoPac Expressway. The cityscape can be seen on the horizon in the background, while the expressway, suburbs and trees can be seen in the foreground. The photo is taken from the vantage point of Barton Creek Square Mall.
Date: March 22, 1985
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Woman at Desk Portrait]

Description: Photograph for the Lumberman's Asociation of a woman in a plaid suit and light colored, ruffled blouse posing at an office desk. A Rolodex, calculator, and telephone can all be seen on the desk surface, and a county map of Texas can be seen on the wall to the right in the background. To left in the background, an old, worn out looking desk with a computer screen and keyboard on its surface can be seen.
Date: February 22, 1985
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Lumberman's Panel]

Description: Photograph of a group of five men in suits sitting behind a long conference table at a Lumberman's Association meeting. They are flanked by the U.S. flag on the right, and an unidentifiable flag on the left. A light colored curtain can be seen in the background behind the men, and a picture frame with several portraits can be seen on the wall to the left.
Date: February 21, 1985
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Man Posing at Desk]

Description: Photograph of a man in a dark suit posing with pen and paper at a curved, wooden desk for the Lumberman's Association. A computer screen with attached keyboard can be seen in the background along with several binders and notebooks. On the background wall, a display of various wood working tools can be seen. Two chairs can be seen in the foreground.
Date: February 21, 1985
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Chilling Station]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of a chilling station on the campus of the UT Balcones Research Center. The building is an off-white color and single story, with an extended portion on the roof top to house industrial, cooling fans. Vents for these fans can be seen on the left of the rooftop structure. Two trucks, one with a cherry-picker attachment can both be seen to the right in the foreground, and a few more vehicles can be seen parked in the left background, on the South side of the building.
Date: October 19, 1984
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Chilling Station Interior]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a chilling station on UT Balcones Research Center. A vast array of silvery pipes and ducts can be seen stretching through out the large space. A dark blue catwalk can be seen above in the background to the right, and large, industrial lights can be seen overhead.
Date: October 19, 1984
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Guadalupe Street at West 5th]

Description: Photograph of a North-facing view down Guadalupe Street near the intersection of West 5th Street. Several vehicles can be seen driving towards the camera in the foreground, and a parking garage can be seen to the right. In the background to the right, a tall, block-like building can be seen along with another parking garage partially seen behind it. In the left side back ground, a building being torn down can be seen.
Date: October 12, 1984
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Guadalupe Street View]

Description: Photograph of a North-facing view down Guadalupe Street at the intersection of West 6th Street. A building in the process of being torn down can be seen to the left of the photo, and a crane machine can be seen just to the right of it. In the background, many vehicles can be seen driving on the road, with more seen in a parking lot to the right. Various buildings can be seen beyond the parking lot in the right background. A traffic light can be seen in the foreground.
Date: October 12, 1984
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Hamburger Shop]

Description: Photograph of a small, square building being used as a hamburger shop called, "Short Stop". The building has a beige and red color scheme with a tile awning roof wrapping the perimeter. A tall lamp post can be seen to the left of the small building, and a white car can be seen parked in the driveway to the right.
Date: May 15, 1984
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Computer Furniture]

Description: Photograph of three pieces of wooden computer furniture in front of a bright red back drop. The furniture can be seen arranged to hold computers, monitors, keyboards and paper. The table in the middle is the smallest, and can be seen with only a scanner or printer resting on it.
Date: May 10, 1984
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Austin Skyline at Night]

Description: Photograph of the downtown Austin skyline taken in the evening. The skyline can be seen lit up green on the horizon due to under-exposure of the photo. Suburbs full of trees and house rooftops can be seen in the foreground.
Date: March 7, 1984
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Driskill Renovation]

Description: Photograph of the Driskill Hotel under renovation. The photo is taken with a view of the southeastern corner, and scaffolding can be seen covering the face of the building at the southern, main entrance. The building is four stories tall, with a Greek Revival facade in the architecture. Cars can be seen driving towards the left on the street in the foreground.
Date: December 9, 1983
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Men's Clothing Store]

Description: Photograph of a men's boutique clothing store called Massey's, inside the Driskill Hotel. Store shelves with folded shirts can be seen in the small space and two mannequins with suit jackets can be seen to the right. In the background, two very large, arched windows can be seen with shades half drawn, and two shirts and a hat on wire frames can be seen to the left. Two clear, geometric light fixtures can be seen hanging form the ceiling.
Date: December 9, 1983
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Pedunkel's Restaurant Interior]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a restaurant called Pedunkel's, packed with tables and chairs. Several potted plants can be seen hanging from the exposed rafter beams on the ceiling. A striped awning can be seen in the background, hung over a food pickup counter. More plants can be seen on the floor throughout the space,as well in the room seen in the background to the right.
Date: August 19, 1983
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Plasterers Union]

Description: Photograph of a group portrait taken outdoors of several people wearing name tags. The photo is taken at a slightly higher angle, looking down on the group. A few trees and a fenced in area can be seen just behind the group. In the background, an apartment or motel building can be seen, along with a Texaco sign seen behind it.
Date: July 23, 1983
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.

[Building in Hill]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of a the Northwest Recreation Center that appears to be partially built into the side of a hill. A set of glass doors can be seen at the first floor entrance and two stairways that flank the entrance can be seen leading up to the exterior of the second level. A grassy lawn can be seen in the foreground, along with a sidewalk that can be seen from near the bottom left of the photo to the bottom center.
Date: June 29, 1983
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Medical Center Interior]

Description: Photograph of the Clarksville Medical Center reception office interior with chairs arranged in a sitting area that can be seen in the foreground, and long, rectangular lights can be seen hanging from the wooden ceiling. To the right, a hallway entrance can be seen, along with the windowed front of an interior office. A man in a light shirt and dark pants can be seen leaving through a door in the background.
Date: June 28, 1983
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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[Medical Office Exterior]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the Clarksville Medical Center reception office where in the foreground a street with a car parked to the right can be seen. The building has many street facing windows and can be seen on top of a hill with several trees. Two exterior stairways can be seen, one attached to the left side of the building, and one leading up from the street to the entrance of the building.
Date: June 28, 1983
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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