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[Charred Brick Building]

Description: Photograph of a section of a charred brick building. The side of the building spans the entire image, and the front entrance is visible around the corner on the left-hand side. There are several very large windows that are broken and black with charcoal, and there are dented screens hanging from them. The back of a person's head is visible on the lower left-hand corner of the image. There is a faded handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Antonio 1st fire - Nov. 21, 1952".
Date: 1952~
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[View of Ship Passing Through Drawbridge]

Description: Photograph of a town on the edge of a river with a ship passing through a bridge, identified as Pleasure Pier drawbridge. Cars are waiting for the ship to pass on either side of the bridge. There is what appears to be a factory in the distance with multiple smokestacks. A stamp on the back of the photograph identifies the photographer as J. C. Watkins.
Date: November 19, 1952
Creator: Watkins, J. C.
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Senior Reynolds Brothers Arranged in Front of a Stone Wall]

Description: Photograph of senior Reynolds brothers arranged in front of a stone wall. Four men stand at the wall and two sit in front of them at a table covered with glassware and silverware. A wood stove stands to the right of the men. The photo was taken in the inside porch of the Reynolds Bend cookshack at the wedding of Sally Brittingham and Jack Wallace.
Date: November 8, 1952
Creator: Rhea-Engert
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Three Women in a Room]

Description: Photograph of three women in a room. The wall is made of vertical wood planks and adorned with a painting to the left of a door with a curtained window. A woman on the left (Ethel Matthews Casey) stands in front of this door and to the right of a stool. She is wearing a hat, dark dress, and a pearl necklace and is holding a drinking glass. An senior woman (Susan Alice Matthews) sits in a chair beneath her. This woman is wearing a black hat with a mesh veil, glasses, a pearl necklace, and black clothing. To her right is a desk topped with drinking glasses and a flower pot. At the right of the picture stands another senior woman (Mamie Moore) wearing a dark hat, dark clothes, and holds a drinking glass in her right hand and a coat over her left arm.
Date: November 8, 1952
Creator: Rhea-Engert
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Client Card: Mrs. L. W. Bowen]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mrs. L. W. Bowen, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry.
Date: November 1952
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

National Electrical Contractors' Association

Description: Exterior view of office. Sign on door reads: "National Electrical Contractors' Association Central Texas Chapter, Inc." This office had two locations in 1952 -- 1709 San Antonio and 706 West Avenue. The West Avenue address was the later address so this is probably the West Avenue location.
Date: November 20, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Professional Building, Abilene, Texas: Cross Sections

Description: Cross section drawings for the Professional Building of Abilene, Texas. It includes a drawing detailing a typical wall section, one showing a section looking through the corridor, and one of a section looking through the main entrance. The smaller drawings at the top of the sheet show smaller sections of the floor, walls, corridor, etc.
Date: November 10, 1952
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

The Professional Building, Abilene, Texas: Area "A" Plumbing Plan

Description: Plumbing plan for area "A" of the Professional Building of Abilene, Texas. It includes a large drawing of the plumbing floor plan of the area, with notations detailing the plumbing work; a plumbing riser diagram is drawn next to the floor plan showing further details.
Date: November 10, 1952
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

The Professional Building, Abilene, Texas: Area "C" Plumbing Work

Description: Plumbing plan for area "C" of the Professional Building of Abilene, Texas. It includes a large drawing of the plumbing floor plan for the area as well as a plumbing riser diagram. The chart on the right of the sheet details the symbols used within the floor plan to denote the plumbing work.
Date: November 10, 1952
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.