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Miss O'Bar at Allen High Cooking School
Instructors putting muffins into the oven at Allen High Cooking School
Miss O'Bar at Allen High Cooking School
The refrigerator/freezer displayed by instructors in the Cooking School at Allen High School
The Missing Chord: a Tale of Texas
Short story set on a sheep ranch in Texas.
[Mission Concepcion]
Photograph of Mission Concepcion in San Antonio. The main building has two belfries on either side of the main entrance. A vehicle with two people is parked outside of a fence surrounding the mission.
[Mission Concepcion]
Photograph of Mission Concepcion at San Antonio, seen from the side. A part of the building is damaged with a wall and roof missing. A fence surrounds the building.
[Mission in San Antonio, Texas]
Photograph of a family in front of a mission in San Antonio, Texas. Weeds and trees grow from the adobe walls.
[Mission Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción de Acuña, San Antonio, Texas]
Photograph of the Mission Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción de Acuña near San Antonio, Texas. Grass grows wild from ruined parts of the stone building. A well is visible in the foreground. Cabinet card format.
Missouri-Pacific Lines - Depot Opening
Two men standing by railroad tracks. Tips Engine Works is in background.
[MKT Northbound Texas Special]
Photograph of Missouri, Kansas, Texas' northbound Texas Special on Southern Pacific tracks on 3rd at Neches street, Austin, Tx, circa 1965. Next to the tracks is the Gugenheim-Goldsmith Co. fruits & produce warehouse. Several cars are parked along the street.
Mobil station at Airport & Gunter
Employee pumping gas at Mobilgas station, Airport & Gunter
Mobil station at Airport & Gunter
Wide exterior of Mobilgas station, Airport & Gunter
Mobil Station at Airport & Gunter
Employee pumping gas at Mobil Station, Airport & Gunter
Mobil station at Airport & Gunter
Exterior of Mobilgas Station, Airport Blvd & Gunter
[Mock Casualties]
Photograph of people wearing gas masks laid out on stretchers during a mock casualties and chemical warfare exercise. A group of men sit on the grass near the stretchers.
[Model of a Municipal Airport Terminal]
Photograph of a detailed model of a municipal airport terminal building with a control tower, runways, and planes.
[Model of a Municipal Airport Terminal]
Photograph of a detailed architectural model of the Austin municipal airport terminal building with a control tower, runways, and planes.
Modern Signs - B.F. Goodrich Sign
B.F. Goodrich sign at 100 Congress Avenue. Goodrich office building with cars parked in front on street.
[Modern Supply Company Building Exterior]
Photograph of a view of the outside of the Modern Supply Company building. It has a two-story shop door and a first story door into the shop.
The Moment of Victory
Short story about a young war veteran.
[Money advanced by E.M. Pease for Freedmen’s Hospital in Brenham, TX]
"Expenditure of the $ 1000.00 currency advanced by EM Pease for the Freedmen['s Hospital] at Brenham[, TX] in the Fall of 1867."
Money Maze
A short story set in Central America. This story is said to have served as the literary foundation of "Cabbages and Kings."
Montage: various buildings
Copy negative of six photos attached to a sheet of paper. The images show (left-to-right, top-to-bottom): [1] a house with a long canopy covering the sidewalk; [2] the front of "Deacon Jones' Barbecue" with several men outside; [3] a man wearing a cap and apron outside a store; [4] the front of "Vandyke Business Service"; [5] the storefront of "LGTT Lumber Co and Materials" on a main street; [6] The front of a residential-type building with decorative woodwork and a sign over the door.
Montopolis Bridge
View of the Montopolis Bridge across the Colorado River. It is a steel truss bridge. Though dated 1886 in the photo, the bridge was not built until 1937-1938.
[Montopolis Bridge]
Photograph of an oblique view of the Montopolis Bridge. A road curves around underneath the bridge.
[Monument and Texas State Capitol Building]
Photograph of a monument across from the Texas State Capitol Building. It reads: "This Memorial to the Builders of the Great State of Texas Erected A.D. 1938 by the Texas Historical and Biographical Record." A list of names follows. The Texas State Capitol building is in the background.
[Moon Lights]
Austin Tower Moon Lights being moved. Austin, Texas.
Mooney & Morrison's General Directory Of The City Of Austin, Texas, For 1877-78.
General directory for Austin, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses.
Moonlight Tower at 9th and Guadalupe
Workers repairing or replacing bulbs in the moonlight tower on 9th and Guadalupe.
Moonlight Tower at 9th and Guadalupe
Workers repairing or replacing bulbs in the moonlight tower on 9th and Guadalupe.
[A Moonlight tower beside a street]
A moonlight tower beside a street that leads towards UT Tower. There are several cars and buildings further down the road.
[A Moonlight tower near Leo M. Black Motors Used Cars]
A moonlight tower down the street from Leo M. Black Motors Used Cars. There are several cars parked around the area. The capital building is visible to the right of the photo.
[Mopac]
Photograph of Mo-Pac Expressway at Lake Austin Boulevard looking north. There is light traffic on the road and the railroad tracks and a train are visible in the highway median.
[Mopac Overpass at Windsor Road]
Photograph of an aerial view of the Mopac overpass at Windsor Road.
Mormon Church - Red River Street
Exterior view of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. This building is located at 3310 Red River. It is today the home of Attal Galleries.
[Morris Hirschfield and Ralph A. Bickler at Austin National Bank]
Photograph of Morris Hirschfield (cashier) and Ralph A. Bickler (secretary) at Austin National Bank. They are sitting in an office; one of them is wearing a suit, and one of them is wearing a button-up shirt with a bow-tie.
Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Austin, 1885-86
General directory for Austin, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "the present state, county and city governments; a complete list of all county officials, post offices, telegraph, express, and money order offices in Texas; also, an index of societies, associations, corporations, churches, educational institutes, the full name and address of all residents, their occupations or pursuits, and a Complete Classified Business Directory. Also, a Valuable Map of the City."
Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Austin, 1893-94
General directory for Austin, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "the present state, county and city governments, and a complete list of all county officials, post offices and money order offices in Texas; also an index of societies, associations, churches, corporations, educational institutes, the full name and address of all residents, their occupations or pursuits, and a Complete Classified Business Directory, also A Valuable Steet and Avenue Guide." The Table of Contents starts on page 6; the Index to Advertisements is on page 8.
Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Austin, 1900-1901.
General directory for Austin, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "the Present State, County and City Governments, and a Complete List of all Postoffices and Money Order Offices in Texas; Also an Index of Societies, Associations, Churches, Corporations, Educational Institutes; Full Name and Address of all Residents, Their Occupations or Pursuits, and a Complete Classified Business Directory, also a Valuable Street and Avenue Guide." Table of Contents is on page 3 and Index to Advertisements is on page 4.
Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Austin for 1881-1882
"Containing the present state, county and city governments, and a complete list of all county officials, post offices and money order offices in Texas; also, an index of societies, associations, churches, corporations, educational institutes, the full name and address of all residents, their occupations or pursuits and a complete classified business directory."
Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Austin for 1889-1890
"Containing the present state, county, and city governments, and a complete list of all county officials, post offices and money order offices in Texas; also, an index of societies, associations, churches, corporations, educational institutes, the full name and address of all residents, their occupations or pursuits, and a complete classified business directory."
Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Austin for 1897-1898
"Containing the present state, county and city governments, and a complete list of all postoffices and money order offices in Texas; also an index of societies, associations, churches, corporations, educational institutes; full name and address of all residents, their occupations or pursuits, and a complete classified business directory. Also a valuable street and avenue guide.
Mother and baby at Zilker Playscape
Photograph of a mother gently swinging her baby in a chair swing at Zilker Park playscape. Both baby and mother look at each other and smile.
Mother and Father with Baby
Photograph of mother and father with baby.
Mother with Baby
Woman holding baby in long dress.
[Motorists stranded in flood waters]
Photograph of "stranded motorists attempting to remove their cars from 4 feet of water under an overpass of the MoPac Expressway in the western part of the city. Over 4.5 inches of rain late Monday 5/21 caused flooding in the downtown area." Men are standing, some waist-deep in water, outside of their vehicles.
Mount Bonnell
Photograph of John Barry Caldwell at Mount Bonnell, Austin. The Colorado River is visible in the background.
[Mount Bonnell]
Photograph of Mount Bonnell peak and the Colorado River below it.
Mount Bonnell, Austin, Texas
Photograph of two men at a cliff at Mount Bonnell looking at the view. A lake is visible below. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Mount Bonnell - Austin, Texas. Looking North on Lake Austin." The photograph is a cyanotype.
Mount Bonnell, Austin, Texas
View of Mount Bonnell, Austin, Texas.
Mouth of Bull Creek
Looking southwest from the east bank of Bull Creek at its mouth on the Colorado River.