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[Housing and Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of a housing development site for the Air Conditioned Village, taken from the junction of two roads. In the foreground, a house with a sign in front can be seen along with two vehicles parked in the yard to the left of the building. On the road to the left, a car is parked with its driver's side door open. A truck with a tank and several more houses can be seen in the background.
Date: April 12, 1954
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Homes Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of two rows of houses under various stages of construction and a simple dirt road that divides the two rows. Five houses can be prominently seen to the right of the road and four can be seen on the left. A person can be seen standing in the bed of a truck parked at the right foremost home, working on the roof in some way. Three more vehicles can be seen parked in front of different homes to the left.
Date: April 12, 1954
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Construction of House]

Description: Photograph of a home in the mid-stages of construction in Austin, Texas. The home is single story, windowless, and a ladder can be seen leaning upright against the right side of the building. In the foreground, two signs advertising the construction site and the architect can be seen. In the background to the right, a single-story house with a swing set in front can be seen. More houses can be seen in the background to the left.
Date: April 12, 1954
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Jens Ringness Farm]

Description: Photograph of the Jens Ringness Farm in Norse, Texas.
Date: April 1, 1954
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Man and Woman Playing with a 3-D Game Board]

Description: Photograph of a man and a woman seated at a card table playing a game on a 3-D Game Board.
Date: April 21, 1954
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Interstate Highway 35

Description: Interregional Highway 35 (IH 35) under construction.
Date: April 13, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Y.W.C.A. 40th Anniversary

Description: Photograph of three women, depicting the multiple generations and diversity of the Y.W.C.A. on its 40th Anniversary. Two older women, including an African-American woman, stand on either side and behind a younger woman. The women appear to be standing in a large "Y" from a sign.
Date: April 22, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mr. O'Connor at Cameo Studio]

Description: Mr. O'Connor standing behind a counter at Cameo Studios. The room is full of framed photographs.
Date: April 29, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Photograph of Telephone Operators]

Description: Telephone operators taking time out for a celebration. Calendar behind them reads "April 1954". Woman seated second to right appears to be holding some sort of phone equipment. Seated from left to right: Anita Winkel, Doris Kolmeier, Dorothy Besier, Julia Helmers, Irene Ketron Eckhardt, Ruby Schumann Reeh. Standing left to right: Mildred Nixon, Gladys Juenke, Elizabeth Weber, Dorothy Wehmeyer Weinheimer, Frances Moellendorf Stevens, Minnie Simon, Margaret Eckhardt, Mildred Kordzik Grona, Vernell Usener Ellebracht, Meta Pohler, Gertrude Fritz, Olivia Bernhard Lott. Written in the bottom right corner of the photograph is the year "1954." Stamped on the back is "The Radio Post, Fredericksburg, Texas" and the Kilman Studio's address.
Date: April 1954
Creator: Kilman Studio
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Obituary of the 905]

Description: Clipping of an obituary for a train, with a photo of the train beneath the text.
Date: April 1, 1954
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Horse statue near the Texas Memorial Museum]

Description: A statue of horses in front of stairs, next to Texas Memorial Museum. The area is surrounded by trees and bushes.
Date: April 22, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library