Austin History Center, Austin Public Library - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

Driscoll Home - Laguna Gloria

Description: Interior view of window. This window was patterned after the rose window at San Jose Mission in San Antonio.
Date: November 1, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Chelf Birthday Party

Description: A group of young women and children gathered in a back yard under a large tree.
Date: October 22, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

S. M. Apperson and Daughter

Description: S. M. Apperson and daughter, in uniform, reading a recruitment booklet. They are standing in front of a recruitment poster directed toward women. There are also photographs of women in the military on the wall in the background.
Date: October 19, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Ann Boyett

Description: Five young ladies seated on a sofa.
Date: October 1, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Bergstrom Field

Description: Photograph of two men in uniform beside sign for the Headquarters of the 53rd Troop Carrier Wing.
Date: October 1, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Civil Air Patrol Boys

Description: Photograph of five boys standing. The Civil Air Patrol is a Congressionally chartered volunteer civilian auxiliary of The United States Air Force.
Date: September 27, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Captain Augustine De Zavala -- Draft Board

Description: Photograph of Mr. Augustine De Zavala seated at a desk. De Zavala, who became a captain in World War I, was a grandson of Lorenzo de Zavala. This is a photograph of him as a committee member of the Re-employment and Transportation Committee, United States Selective Service Boards 1, 2 & 3, Travis County.
Date: September 15, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph