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Captain Augustine De Zavala -- Draft Board

Description: Photograph of Mr. Augustine De Zavala seated at a desk. De Zavala, who became a captain in World War I, was a grandson of Lorenzo de Zavala. This is a photograph of him as a committee member of the Re-employment and Transportation Committee, United States Selective Service Boards 1, 2 & 3, Travis County.
Date: September 15, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Captain Augustine De Zavala -- Draft Board

Description: Photograph of Augustine De Zavala standing with cane. De Zavala was the grandson of Lorenzo De Zavala
Date: September 15, 1943
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Camp Swift -- Induction Ceremony of the Old 59th

Description: Photograph of a large military group marching in a field and saluting to the right. During WWII Camp Swift was an infantry and medical training camp. It also served as a POW camp, primarily for Germans soldiers from Rommel's Afrika Korps.
Date: July 15, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Bob Ott

Description: Photograph of man labeling ballot boxes. Robert Ott was the county district clerk.
Date: August 15, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Man, Woman and Child around the Christmas Tree

Description: Photograph of a man, woman and child around a Christmas tree. Toys are displayed under the tree.
Date: December 15, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Two Small Boys on a Water Fountain

Description: Photograph of two small boys atop a water fountain. One of the boys is playing with the water faucet.
Date: August 15, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Congress Avenue Bridge

Description: Photograph of Congress Avenue Bridge looking north up Congress Avenue towards the capitol.
Date: January 15, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Aerial View of Downtown Austin

Description: Austin High School (first campus - note semicircular part of building) on the top right of the Stephen F. Austin Hotel and to the top left of the St. David's Episcopal Church (top of Driskill Hotel). The roof top of St. Mary's Academy is noticible between Stephen F Austin Hotel and St. David's Episcopal Church. Left center on 7th Street and Lavaca two churches visible First Presbyterian Church (Original Site) on top and Cumberland Presbyterian on bottom (sold in 1955).
Date: January 15, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Major Crowe Family group]

Description: Photograph of man with women, child and baby.
Date: March 15, 1946
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Judge Charles O. Betts]

Description: Photograph of man seated at desk reading a book.
Date: December 15, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Judge Charles O. Betts]

Description: Photograph of man seated at judge's seat in courtroom.
Date: December 15, 1947
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Man in Boxing Pose

Description: Photograph of man in boxing pose.
Date: August 15, 1949
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Aerial View of Downtown Austin

Description: Downtown Austin seen from the air. Looking south towards the river.
Date: January 15, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Colorado River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the Colorado River flood in June, 1935.
Date: June 15, 1935
Creator: Boone
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Colorado River Flood]

Description: Photograph of the 1935 Texas flood of the Colorado River. The photograph was taken of Congress Avenue from the south. The Capitol building can be seen in the background of the photograph.
Date: June 15, 1935
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Colorado River Flooding]

Description: Intersection of South Congress and Barton Springs Road.
Date: June 15, 1935
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Power Plant Boilers, Numbers 5-8]

Description: Photograph of boilers 5&6 (1951) and 7&8 (1955), from left to right, at Seaholm Power Plant. A few cars are parked in front of the building.
Date: June 15, 1955
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Power Plant Boilers, Numbers 5-8]

Description: Photograph of boilers 5&6 (1951) and 7&8 (1955), from left to right, at Seaholm Power Plant. A few cars are parked in front of the building.
Date: June 15, 1955
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[View of Turbine 1955 Construction]

Description: Photograph of 1955 construction of turbine, in the power house. Taken from upper level looking across at the machinery.
Date: June 15, 1955
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Austin Annual Kite Tournament, 1942

Description: Photograph of a group portrait of participants at the annual kite tournament featuring home made kites of various sizes flown by boys and a few girls. Most kites are decorated with a patriotic theme, in support of the American troops in World War II.
Date: March 15, 1942
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Lab, Austin
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library