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[Colorado River Flood]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the Colorado River in Austin during a flood. The Congress Avenue bridge and several blocks are submerged. A few buildings are seen sticking out above the water. A crowd is gathered at the south end of the bridge. The capitol is in the distance.
Date: 193u
Creator: Specht, Jack
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Construction of Austin Municipal Airport]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of construction of the Austin Municipal Airport. The runways, control tower, two hangars, and several other buildings are visible. Cars are parked in the parking lot. In the foreground is a 4-lane divided highway and there are houses in the background.
Date: 1960
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library