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Arturo Toscanini NBC Symphony

Description: Photograph of a man in a suit; he's holding a piece of paper in one hand and has his other hand on a trunk lid that is covered in writing and stickers. Behind him, musicians seem to be tuning various instruments. They appear to be in a gymnasium; a basketball hoop is visible on the wall to the left.
Date: April 29, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Arturo Toscanini NBC Symphony

Description: Photograph of a couple from the audience of a symphony performance. The man and woman are both dressed up; the woman is holding what appears to be a program. Other people are milling about behind them.
Date: April 29, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Aerial views

Description: Looking NW from about the north approach from Lamar bridge. At the lower right, RR tracks cross Lamar Blvd. and note the RR Depot in the mid center of photograph and the water tank toward the bottom left. West 6th St runs in the center from left to right.
Date: April 18, 1950
Creator: Douglass, neal
Item Type: Photograph

Maureen Moore, State Labor Commissioner

Description: Woman standing at desk holding a boxing glove. Racy calendar in background. Maureen Moore is listed in the 1947 Austin City Directory as Commissioner, State Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Date: April 4, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Art Anderson

Description: Photograph of six men joking around. Art Anderson, laughing, is being given a hat and a certificate. Anderson served as commander of the local Reserve Seabee Division after World War II. In the 1949 Austin City Directory he is listed as Utility Designer, Lower Colorado River Authority.
Date: April 7, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Texas State Optical

Description: Group of employees posed for a photo. All are dressed in white uniforms.
Date: April 23, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Crestview Shopping Center

Description: Storefronts in Crestview Shopping Center -- Perfecto Cleaners #2, Crestview Variety Store; Crestview Drug. 7101 Woodrow.
Date: April 27, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Crestview Shopping Center

Description: View of shopping center and parking lot. Crestview Food Mart and Beddow Real Estate Company signs are visible.
Date: April 27, 1956
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph