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[Playground leaders]

Description: Photograph of a group of playground leaders. Women are seated in the first row, and men are standing in the rear. Beverly Sheffield is identified in the back row, 2nd from right.
Date: 1935~
Creator: Boone Photo Co., Austin, TX
Item Type: Photograph

Polk's Morrison & Fourmy Austin City Directory, 1918

Description: "Containing a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, a postoffice [sic] directory, educational institutions, churches, banks, incorporated companies, secret and benevolent societies, etc., etc., a street guide and householders directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens giving full name, occupation or pursuit and address, also a complete classified business directory 'The Buyers' Guide'."
Date: 1918
Creator: R.L. Polk & Co., Compilers
Item Type: Book

Polk's Morrison & Fourmy Austin City Directory, 1922

Description: "Containing a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, a postoffice [sic] directory, educational institutions, churches, banks, incorporated companies, secret and benevolent societies, etc., etc., a street guide and householders directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens giving full name, occupation or pursuit and address, also a complete classified business directory 'The Buyers' Guide'."
Date: 1922
Creator: R.L. Polk & Co., Compilers
Item Type: Book

Pontoon Bridge

Description: Photograph of a pontoon bridge. A man is standing on the right side of the bridge. Further to the right is a horse tied to the bridge's post. A small building is visible past the other side of the water. The photograph is a cyanotype.
Date: April 2, 1892
Item Type: Photograph

Pool at Zilker Park

Description: Photograph of the pool at Zilker Park. Inscription on back of photo reads "Lily Ponds built w/relief labor 1935 Annual Report"
Date: January 30, 1936
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory - City of Austin
Item Type: Photograph

Porter Ranch

Description: Ranch hand with bull. House and barn in background.
Date: March 17, 1960
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Portrait

Description: Photograph of a man sitting at desk covered in papers, speaking on a telephone.
Date: May 28, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Portrait

Description: a man standing with baseball bleachers in the background
Date: October 14, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Portrait

Description: man seated wearing hat
Date: November 28, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Portrait - Homer Peterson

Description: Portrait of Homer Peterson, Perry Brooks Engineer, Eastside Investment Co. Engineer, lived at 807 Josephine
Date: December 18, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph