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Bergstrom Air Force Base [aerial view]

Description: Photograph of aerial view of Bergstrom Air Force Base. Fog obscures landscape behind the base. Runways and buildings on the base are visible as well as some roads surrounding the base. Bergstrom Air Force Base was activated during in 1942 as a troop carrier training airfield. During the Cold War, it served as a Strategic Air Command base. Later, it transferred to the Tactical Air Command and became a major base for the U.S. Air Force's RF-4C reconnaissance fighter fleet. At the time of its closure, it was assigned to the Air Combat Command (ACC). The airfield was then converted for civilian use, with Austin-Bergstrom International Airport beginning passenger flights in 1999.
Date: 19uu
Creator: United States Army Air Forces, Photo Section
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Aerial view of Municipal Golf Course

Description: Photograph of An aerial view of Austin Municipal Golf Course, donated to the city in 1936 by the Austin Lion's Club. The club house is visible in the center of the image, with holes surrounding. The municipal Golf Course, constructed originally by the Lions Club in 1928 at 2901 Enfield Road, has served its citizens since 1934 and has long been Austin's most popular course.
Date: 1936/unknown
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Aerial View of Deep Eddy]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Deep Eddy pool and surrounding area. The pool is dried out and the trees are bare indicating winter. There are no visible people or activity near the pool. Deep Eddy began as a natural swimming hole in the Colorado River and was expanded into a man-made swimming pool in 1915 by A.J. Eilers, Sr. Deep Eddy pool is the oldest swimming pool in Texas and is operated and maintained by the City of Austin.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Photograph of Brazos River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the May 1908 Brazos River flood in Waco, Texas. Several people stand on the Waco suspension bridge, looking at the water. Other buildings can be seen in the image. Purchased at the estate sale of J. A. Curry in Waco, Texas.
Date: 1908
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Aerial View: Sul Ross Normal College

Description: Copy negative of two images. The top image is an aerial view of Sul Ross Normal College, now Sul Ross State University. The buildings are all multiple stories. Manicured trees and bushes line the circular drive and the driveway leading up to it from a road. The lower aerial image is an expanded view of the same location. In the foreground are the buildings of the image above with several other buildings clustered together. Behind these buildings is an open landscape leading up to mountain slopes.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Rose Field House and Ferguson Dorm]

Description: Aerial photograph of the Hardin-Simmons University Campus in Abilene, Texas, showing buildings, cars, parking lots, fencing and trees. The Ferguson Dormitory, left, and the Rose Field House, right, are visible. Trees in the foreground of the photograph obscure the view of part of the campus.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Hardin-Simmons University Campus]

Description: Aerial photograph of the Hardin-Simmons University campus and the surrounding area, showing buildings, houses, parking lots, cars, roads, and fields. A handwritten note on a purple sticky note attached to the back of the photograph reads, “Don Hutchenson, 1979. New pond. No Frost Bldg.”
Date: 1979
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of HSU Campus in 1978]

Description: Aerial photograph of the Hardin-Simmons University campus and the surrounding area, showing buildings, houses, parking lots, cars, fields, and trees. Green lines made using permanent marker have been drawn round the campus property. Handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, “Summer 1978 (August).”
Date: August 1978
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Richardson Library]

Description: Photograph of the Richardson Library and the surrounding Hardin-Simmons University campus, showing buildings, parking lots, and cars. Other buildings include Nix Hall, Ferguson Hall, Anderson Hall, and Rose Field House. A handwritten note on a purple sticky note attached to the back of the photograph reads, “1976, Richardson Library.”
Date: 1976
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of the HSU Campus]

Description: Aerial photograph of the Hardin-Simmons University campus and the surrounding area, showing buildings, houses, parking lots, cars, roads, and fields. Handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Aerial view of campus, ?1966."
Date: 1966?
Creator: Hutcheson, Don
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library