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Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill - Golden Wedding Anniversary
Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill sharing the wedding cake for their anniversary. They were married October 7, 1933 in Creedmoor, TX and celebrated their golden anniversary on Saturday, October 8, 1983. A reception was hosted by their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren at the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge in Austin, TX. They have 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill - Golden Wedding Anniversary
Photograph of Tinora D. Williams, Tamars Deneane Williams, and Ollie Erma Hill-Bostic at a reception table. They are the granddaughters and daughter (Ollie Erma Hill-Bostic) of Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill, married October 7, 1933 in Creedmoor, TX celebrated their golden anniversary on Saturday, October 8, 1983. A reception was hosted by their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren at the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge in Austin, TX. They have 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill - Golden Wedding Anniversary
Photograph of a large group of people, posing for a portrait; Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill are sitting in the center and twelve people are standing in a semi-circle behind them. Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill were married October 7, 1933 in Creedmoor, TX. The couple celebrated their golden anniversary on Saturday, October 8, 1983. A reception was hosted by their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren at the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge in Austin, TX. They have 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill - Golden Wedding Anniversary
Photograph of a young woman pinning a corsage on Mrs. Hill. Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill were married October 7, 1933 in Creedmoor, TX. The couple celebrated their golden anniversary on Saturday, October 8, 1983. A reception was hosted by their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren at the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge in Austin, TX. They have 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill - Golden Wedding Anniversary
Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill admiring their anniversary wedding cake; they were married October 7, 1933 in Creedmoor, TX and celebrated their golden anniversary on Saturday, October 8, 1983. A reception was hosted by their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren at the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge in Austin, TX. They have 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill - Golden Wedding Anniversary
Photograph of banquet tables set up for the fiftieth wedding anniversary celebration of Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill, who were married October 7, 1933 in Creedmoor, TX. The couple celebrated their golden anniversary on Sat, October 8, 1983. A reception was hosted by their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren at the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge in Austin, TX. They have 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Blackshear School Students
Photograph of 5A students of the Blackshear School of Austin, TX in the early 1920s.
Blackshear School Students
Photograph of 3A students of the Blackshear School of Austin, TX in the early 1920s.
Granville Webster Norman
Photograph of Granville Wester Norman, seated in front of two partially-visible women. He served the Austin Independent School District for thirty-two years, from 1896 - 1928. The Norman Elementary School is named in his honor.
Granville Webster Norman and Faculty
Photograph of Granville Wester Norman with other faculty from the Austin area including E.E. Yearwood, Mrs. Brewer, Mrs. Shaw, and Mrs. Washington (noted on the photo). Norman and three women are seated in the front and the other teachers are standing in a semi-circle behind them. They appear to be outside, in front of a building. Norman served the Austin Independent School District for thirty-two years, from 1896 - 1928. The Norman Elementary School is named in his honor.
Wesley H. Passon
Photograph of a framed portrait of Wesley H. Passon, the first principal of the West Austin School which opened around 1900.
G.W. Norman School Faculty
Photograph of the faculty from the G.W. Norman Elememtary School in Austin, TX around 1970. The 3rd lady on the left is Ida Hunt. She would become principal of Blackshear Elementary School. Also, Mr. Allen standing in the back was the current principal at the time, and also taught at Blackshear, in Austin, under F. R. Rice.
First Baptist Church - Austin, TX
Photo collage of Ftirst Baptist Church parsonage, fellowship hall, and Rev. Pius and his wife.
Granville Webster Norman and Faculty
Photograph of Granville Wester Norman and faculty members posed on the stairs outside of a brick building. Norman and a woman are standing on either side of the group; the others are seated on various steps. Granville Wester Norman (left) served the Austin Independent School District for thirty-two years, from 1896 - 1928. The Norman Elementary School is named in his honor. He is pictured with other faculty from the Austin area including E. E. Yearwood, Mrs. Brewer, Mrs. Shaw, and Mrs. Washington (noted on the photo).
Fish Fry at the Dam
Fish fry at the Dam (Lake Austin). Photo includes: William Tears, Sr., Rev. L.L. Hayes, Rev. and Mrs. J.E. Knox, Rev. and Mrs. Pius and their daughter Ruth Augusta, Sister Mollie Perry, Bualie Murphy, and Lewis Mitchell. Mrs. Pius was the church organist and choir director.
First Annual Agricultural Community Fair at First Baptist Church
First annual Agricultural Community Fair at First Baptist Church in Austin, TX.
Senior Citizens Honor's Day Service
Senior citizens Honors' Day Service.
Fannie Mae Caldwell Elementary School
Exterior photograph of the Fannie Mae Caldwell Elementary School in Round Rock, TX. The school is named for Fannie Mae Caldwell, a long-time educator in Pflugerville, TX.
Five Members of First Baptist Church
Photograph of five members of First Baptist Church posing together. The one man in the group is seated with four women standing behind him.
Seniors Enjoying a Covered-Dish Meal
Photograph of seniors of First Baptist Church of Austin, TX enjoying a meal. Several women are in a line, carrying plates and filling them from plates of food on the table in front of them.
Ernestine Thompson receiving community service award from D.A.R.
The Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.)representative, Nancy Tanner, honors Ernestine Thompson with the Community Service Award at the W.H. Passon Historical Society on May 21, 2006. Ernestine collected artifacts for the Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum.
Pastor McGee
Portrait Pastor McGee of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
Hortence Webster
Photograph of a young girl (identified as Hortence Webster) in a light-colored dress, posed on a flight of stairs. She is sitting on a patterned rug near two houseplants. Hortence Webster, the great granddaughter of Mahala Murchison, the first African American to live in Austin.
Ebenezer Baptist Church - Happy New Year
New Years card from Rev. L. L. Campbell of Ebenezer Baptist Church in 1898.
Two Members of First Baptist Church
Photograph of two members of First Baptist Church in the sanctuary. A man wearing a suit and stole is standing with a woman wearing a dress and hat at the front of a church.
Three Members of First Baptist Church
Photograph of several members of First Baptist Church in the sanctuary. In the foreground, a man in a suit and stole is handing a piece of paper to a woman and shaking her hand. A second woman and man are visible behind them.
Pastor Willis
Portrait of Pastor Willis of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
Seniors Having Lunch
Photograph of seniors of First Baptist Church of Austin, Texas in a restaurant. Four women are sitting together around a table with a checkered tablecloth; other people are visible at a table behind them.
Pastor Lee
Photograph of Pastor Lee of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas baptizing a child. The pastor, child, and a third person are standing in the middle of a creek or river.
Pastor Hicks
Portrait of Pastor Hicks of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
Pastor McGee
Portrait of Pastor McGee of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
Pastor Pius
Portrait of Pastor Pius of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
Pastor Thomas
Portrait of Pastor Thomas of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
First Baptist Church Members Wearing Hats
Photograph of a man and a woman who are members of First Baptist Church. Both of them are wearing jackets and hats and they appear to be in a room standing in front of a soda machine.
Pastor Brown
Portrait of Pastor Brown of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
DAR honors Ernestine Thompson
Announcement for the reception when the Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) honored Ernestine Thompson with the Community Service Award at the W.H. Passon Historical Society on May 21, 2006. Ernestine collected artifacts for the Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum.
First Baptist Church Members Outside a Restaurant
Photograph of a group of members of First Baptist Church outside a restaurant. They are posed in two rows with several women sitting on a bench and others standing behind them.
Ebenezer Baptist Church - Funeral of Rev. Jerome Christopher Lott
Photograph of pall bearers carrying the casket of Rev. Jerome Christopher Lott. He served as pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Austin, TX from 1928-1949.
Fanny Mae Tyson Caldwell's Funeral Service Bulletin
The bulletin from the funeral service for Fanny Mae Tyson Caldwell at St. John Regular Baptist Association Tabernacle. Mrs. Caldwell was a long-time educator in Pflugerville, TX. Included in the bulletin are: one of her favorite poems, "The House by the Side of the Road", the order of the service, her obituary, a Litany of Gratitude in her honor, and a family tribute.
Pastor McDonald
Photograph of several people in a room, including Pastor McDonald of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas. The man on the right is wearing a dark suit and holding a basket, standing on a platform; to the left, a man in a light suit is facing him and a woman behind him is seated and holding a bouquet of flowers. A flag, microphones, and various other objects are visible behind the three people.
Ebenezer Baptist Church - Men at Building Dedication
Photograph of men signing contract for building the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Austin, TX on August 8, 1955. Included are (seated): U.S Fowler, Secretary of Trustee Board; Charles Fowler of Fowler Electric; Troy Ragland, Gemeral Contractor; J.D. Young of Young and Pratt, Heating Contractors; T.C. Calhoun, Chairman of Trustees; U.S. Gregg, Assistant Church Clerk; (standing): Robert L. Rowe, Pastor; W.B. Campbell, Church Treasurer; Walter J. Jones, Trustee and Building Committee Member; Perry Edmondson, Chairman of Deacon Board and Building Committee; C.H. Walker, Trustee; G.B. Arnold, Trustee.
Wesley Chapel M.E. Church
Photograph of Wesley Chapel M.E. Church in Austin, TX.
Ebenezer Baptist Church - Historic Marker
Program from the Dedication of the Official Texas Historical Marker for the Ebenezer Baptist Church on November 14, 1976.
Reverend Raphael Clay Smith
Portrait of Reverend Raphael Clay Smith of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
Pastor Harris
Portrait of Pastor Harris of First Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.
Banquet at First Baptist Church
Photograph of a banquet at First Baptist Church in Austin, TX.
Three Members of First Baptist Church
Photograph of three members of First Baptist Church in the sanctuary. They are standing behind a microphone at the front of the church. Several other people are partially visible in the background.
Ebenezer Baptist Church - Missionay Society #2
Photograph of women of the Missionary Society #2 at Ebenezer Baptist Church.
Mahala Murchison - Short Biography
A short biography about Mahala Murchison, the first African American to live in Austin, TX.
Cutting a Wedding Cake at First Baptist Church
Photograph of a husband and wife cutting a wedding cake at First Baptist Church.