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[Welcoming Buermeyer]
Photograph of Lieutenant Colonel James C. Metsala, right, welcoming Lieutenant Colonel David W. Buermeyer to Bergstrom Air Force Base after flying from South Carolina. The plane is visible in the background.
[Pan American Recreation Center] Tiny Tot trip to Hillcrest Farms
Photograph of children petting a calf at Hillcrest Farms on a Tiny Tot field trip hosted by Pan American Recreation Center. A boy pets the calf while a young girl feeds the calf a treat. Another boy and girl look on. The Pan American Recreation Center was opened in June 1942 as the first Latin American Recreation Center in Austin and run under the auspices of the Federated Latin American Club and directed by the Austin Recreation Department. The name "Pan American Recreation Center" was chosen by the executive committee during a center naming contest. On September 7, 1956, a new Pan American Recreation Center was formally dedicated at 2100 East 3rd Street, just west of the old location and where it currently exists today. The building adjoins Zavala School and was built at a cost of $155,261. The Hillside Theater was later built and completed in June 1958.
Highway Interchange - Aerial View
Aerial view of what appears to be a highway interchange. Location is not identified.
A.C.T. Dancers
One of Cecil Hill's ACT [Austin Civic Theater] ballerinas in a stretched pose.
A.C.T. Dancers
Cecil Hill's ballerinas with a synchronized pose. Part of the Austin Civic Theater.
A.C.T. Dancers
Cecil Hill's A.C.T. [Austin Civic Theater] group ballerina dancers pose
Vulcan Bearing Office
Display men tout the Vulcan Reading Service display
[Interior of St. David's Episcopal Church]
Photograph of the interior sanctuary of St. David's Episcopal Church, taken from the altar. There are large windows, a vaulted ceiling, and rows of pews in the photo.
[Sanctuary of St. David's Episcopal Church]
Photograph of the interior sanctuary of St. David's Episcopal Church looking towards the altar. There are large windows, a vaulted ceiling, rows of pews, and a view of the altar in the photo.
[The exterior of the Kress store]
The exterior of the Kress store. A sign in the front window of the store says "open." There is a car parked under a light to the right of the photo. There are also flags hanging over the parking lot and on the exterior of the Kress building.
Pan American Citizenship Class
Photograph of ten elderly women and three men sit around a table at the Pan American Recreation Center for a United States citizenship class. A double sink and cupboards are in the background. The Pan American Recreation Center was opened in June 1942 as the first Latin American Recreation Center in Austin and run under the auspices of the Federated Latin American Club and directed by the Austin Recreation Department. The name "Pan American Recreation Center" was chosen by the executive committee during a center naming contest. On September 7, 1956, a new Pan American Recreation Center was formally dedicated at 2100 East 3rd Street, just west of the old location and where it currently exists today. The building adjoins Zavala School and was built at a cost of $155,261. The Hillside Theater was later built and completed in June 1958.
Johnson (LBJ) / Adenauer visit
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, Lyndon Baines Johnson and others riding in a convertible automobile, waving, with a crowd in the background.
Johnson (LBJ) / Adenauer visit
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, Lyndon Baines Johnson and others standing in a group in an outdoor setting. Flags behind the group.
Johnson (LBJ) / Adenauer visit
German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and Lyndon Baines Johnson walking in a rural setting with a group of men.
Johnson (LBJ) / Adenauer visit
German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, Lady Bird Johnson, and Lyndon Baines Johnson standing on a platform, with 2 unidentified women. LBJ's hand is raised holding his hat. A group of young women is in the background.
[The interior of the Kress store]
The interior of the Kress store. There are cosmetic bags and other merchandise on display in the store. There is also a ladder to the left of the photo. There are several balloons along the ceiling.
[The interior of the Kress store]
The interior of the Kress store. There are flowers, cards, and records amoung other items on display in the Kress store. There is also a glass door leading to the "Garden & Patio Shop."
[Men posing in front of vans with Brice Floral Company shop in the background]
Photo of men posing in front of vans with Brice Floral Company in background. Austin, Texas. Brice Floral Company was located at 2221 East Avenue in Austin and owned by Billy M Brice.
Portrait: Trueman O'Quinn
Portrait of Mr. Trueman O'Quinn
[The exterior of CB Smith Volkswagen Motors]
Three men holding a piece of paper and standing next to CB Smith Volkswagen Motors. There are a few cars parked next to the sign advertisement. All three of the men are wearing suits.
[Men and women gathered around dining table at Villa Capri]
Photo of men and women gathered around dining table at Villa Capri restaurant. Austin, Texas. Cake reads "Congratulations Girl Unit."
Mr. Kuehne
Mr. Hugo Kuehne at his office desk
Beautician Awards
Committee judge handing trophy to competitor
Beautician Awards
Trophy winner sits down in chair with prize and gazes at the camera
Beautician Awards
Woman sitting down with trophy shot in profile
Beautician Awards
Trophy winner poses for the camera with prize while sitting down (frontal shot)
Beautician Awards
Three beautician committee men standing behind three sitting trophy winning beauticians
Delwood Neighborhood
Intersection of Cameron Road and Cloverleaf.
Delwood Neighborhood
Intersection of Cameron Road and Cloverleaf. Site photo. Street scene.
Delwood Neighborhood
Intersection of Cameron Road and Cloverleaf in the Delwood neighborhood. Site photos.
Delwood Neighborhood
Site photo. Street scene looking down Cloverleaf from Cameron Road.
Delwood Neighborhood
Street scene looking down Cloverleaf from Cameron Road. Site photo.
Delwood Neighborhood
Site photo. Street scene looking down Cameron Road where it intersects Cloverleaf in Delwood.
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of cars parked on 11th Street just outside of the Texas Governor's mansion.
[Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of the Texas Governor's mansion taken from the street.
[Woman Baking]
Photograph of a woman standing at a table with a bowl of batter and scooping the batter into a muffin tin. Other bowls, cans of ingredients, and other tools are scattered on the table. The woman is likely leading a cooking demonstration.
[Children in a Field]
Photograph of a group of children in a field, with some sitting and others standing.
[Group Portrait of Young Men and Women]
Photograph of a group of ten young men and women standing in front of a house. One of the boys holds a basketball. Another young boy is partially visible at the edge of the photo.
[Teenagers on a Baseball Field]
Photograph of a group of six teenage boys standing in a field, with one boy wearing a baseball glove. Two other boys are behind them, playing.
Checker Cab & Yellow Cab
Shot of competing Checker & Yellow Cab parked nearby the Texas State Capitol
[Woman Gardening]
Photograph of a woman gardening in a yard. She squats near a row of heads of lettuce. A wooden house is visible behind her.
[Woman in a Garden]
Photograph of a woman standing in the middle of a vegetable garden near rows of lettuce. In the background a house and clotheslines are visible.
[Woman Tailoring Clothes]
Photograph of a woman tailoring clothing on another woman, while standing in a bedroom. A plaque on the wall above the bed reads "Jesus Never Fails."
TX Restaurant Association
Small office building with sign in front - TRA State Office - Texas Restaurant Association - Eating Out Is Fun. 3 cars parked in lot.
[Students sitting in front of U.T. water fountain]
Photo of students sitting in front of U.T. fountain. Austin, Texas.
[Man and Woman in a Yard]
Photograph of a man and woman working in a yard. A wooden house and a telephone pole are in the background.
[Man Making Food]
Photograph of a man sitting on a porch and putting ingredients into a bowl. Packages of cornmeal, Quaker oats, and Wesson oil are visible. Two women sitting on the porch are visible behind him.
[Women Outside of a House]
Photograph of three women standing outside of a wood-sided house. The woman on the left holds a wooden chair, and another chair is next to her.
Texas Turnpike Authority - Portraits
Portraits of members of The Texas Turnpike Authority. Chairman was Armisted D. Rust of San Angelo. Vice Chairman was A.B. Rowan of Ft. Worth.
[Photograph of San Gabriel Flood]
Photograph of a flooded area with a house surrounded by water.