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[Plaza Cafe exterior]

Description: Photograph of the Plaza Cafe exterior in 1940. The exterior walls of the Plaza cafe have potted cacti and agave plants painted in all corners. The signs "Plaza Cafe, Drink Coca Cola, Delicious Mexican Food, Enchiladas and Tortas" are displayed around the top ledges of the exterior. The mural with a charro rider lassoing a bull can be seen on the right side between the paintings of the agave plants. Written on back: "Plaza 1940."
Date: 1940
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of Fountain and Sculpture at Women's Museum]

Description: Photograph of a fountain display with a sculpture of a naked woman standing on a tall cactus. The fountain has several streams coming out of three pairs of concrete rectangles lined up on either side of the fountain pool, and is surrounded by small shrubs and several trees. Behind the sculpture is a light-colored building with a wall alcove, which has a Texan-themed mural. There is a woman wearing a calf-length, short-sleeve dress, a flower hat, and light-colored pump heels. There are handwritten notes on the location and date on the back of the photo, as well as decorative border around the photo.
Date: 1936
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Photograph of Sculpture at Women's Museum]

Description: Photograph of a sculpture of a woman standing on a tall cactus in front of a Texan-themed mural. The woman is naked and propping and resting her hands on the tops of two branches of the cactus, one of which has a flower on it. The mural has images of the shape of Texas, a yucca plant, and animals. There are handwritten notes about the location and date on the back of the photo.
Date: 1936
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Photograph of Sculpture and Fountain at Women's Museum]

Description: Photograph of a fountain display with a sculpture of a naked woman standing on a tall cactus, taken at night. The fountain has several streams coming out of concrete rectangles lined up on either side of the fountain pool, and a metal semi-circle of fish coming out of the pool. Behind the sculpture is a wall alcove, which has lights built into the alcove and a Texan-themed mural. There are handwritten notes about the location and date on the back of the photo.
Date: 1936
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

[Couple in front of mural]

Description: Photograph of a couple standing in front of a mural wall. The woman wears a straw hat, white shirt, and dark colored blazer with matching skirt. The man wears a bomber jacket, white shirt with bow-tie, and dark-colored trousers. The mural depicts a charro rider lassoing a bull from his horse. Written on back: "Bruno and Helen - Plaza 1944."
Date: 1944
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mural removal]

Description: Photograph of workers removing the mural located in Bruce Hall's cafeteria. Depicted in the mural is student life circa the 1930's.
Date: 2013
Creator: University of North Texas. Art Gallery.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Interior View of Rae Ann Shop]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Rae Ann Shop, a posh-looking women's clothing store with marble accents, modern style décor, and a mural on the wall, located at 2404 Guadalupe Street. There are two tables with products on them visible in the center of the photo.
Date: November 19, 1955
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Interior View of Rae Ann Shop]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Rae Ann Shop, an upscale women's clothing store with marble accents, modern style decor, and a mural on the wall, located at 2404 Guadalupe Street.
Date: November 19, 1955
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Lance Hunter mural

Description: Photograph of a Coca-Cola advertisement mural on a building located at Shepherd and First Streets in downtown Lufkin, Texas. The mural is on the side of a building facing Shepherd Street and has an illustration of a downtown street, including a number of pedestrians, with an old-fashioned automobile that has a "Drink Coca-Cola" banner and has several young girls standing in the back around a giant bottle, under a ribbon awning. A portrait of a woman drinking from a glass is inserted as a cameo in the middle of the image.
Date: January 27, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Intersection in Lufkin]

Description: Photograph of an intersection at Frank Street in Lufkin, Texas. Cars drive down both sides of the street, and the van in the foreground is turning left. The Lufkin Parks and Recreation building is visible on the corner, and a mural, depicting a woman with an old telephone and a cowboy amid other things, has been painted on its wall.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Mural in Downtown Lufkin

Description: Photograph of mural by Lance Hunter on Angelina Street in downtown Lufkin, Texas. The mural is on the back of the Lufkin ISD Administration Building that faces Cotton Square and is built where the 1882 Houston E.& W. railway depot was located. The Angelina & Neches (A&N) RR was a local short-line railroad started in 1900 to service the Angelina Lumber Company Mill (later the Southland Paper Mill) located about a mile east of this .
Date: January 27, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Mural on Wall]

Description: Photograph of a mural of cowboys riding horses behind a herd of cows on the side of a building in Fort Worth, Texas. Cars are parked in a lot across the street, and there are more buildings visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[P. N. Ashy Store]

Description: Photograph of the P. N. Ashy Store in Jasper, Texas. There is a mural painted on the side of the building, and there are cars parked on the side of the street.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell