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[Austin Public Library, Carver Branch]

Description: Photograph of the Carver Branch of the Austin Public Library.
Date: 1938
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Gaston Avenue in Pemberton Heights]

Description: Photograph of Gaston Avenue looking west from Claire Avenue in the Pemberton Heights subdivision. Two large homes are in the background.
Date: November 1938
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Montopolis Bridge

Description: View of the Montopolis Bridge across the Colorado River. It is a steel truss bridge. Though dated 1886 in the photo, the bridge was not built until 1937-1938.
Date: [1938..]
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mansfield-Marshall Ford Dam Construction]

Description: Group photograph of "U.S. Royal Boots on Marshall Ford Dam. Brown & Root - McKenzie Construction Co., Austin, Tex."
Date: March 9, 1938
Creator: Ellison Photo Co.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Aerial view of Zilker Park looking west]

Description: Aerial photograph of Zilker Springs during development in 1938.
Date: 1938
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Lab., Austin
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Partially Submerged House in Floodwaters]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of a house submerged almost to the roofline in the water of the flooded Colorado River. Trees and debris can be seen in the water.
Date: 1938
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Marching band at Wooldridge Park]

Description: Photograph of a marching band performing for a crowd at Wooldridge Park
Date: May 1, 1938
Creator: City of Austin
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Sing Song at Barton Springs

Description: Photograph of a large audience seated on the grass at a performance of "Sing Song" at Zilker Hillside Theatre.
Date: 1938
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Entrance to Zilker Park]

Description: Photograph of a car driving past a large stone marker which reads "Zilker Park."
Date: September 3, 1938
Creator: Ellison Photo Service
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Children swimming at Rosewood Park]

Description: Photograph of a group of African-American children swimming and splashing at the Rosewood Park for Negroes swimming pool. Extensive use of swimming pool and facilities demonstrates success of this recreation center.
Date: August 19, 1938
Creator: Ellison Photo Service
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Rosewood Park for Negroes

Description: Photograph of a group of black children watching a youth prepare to dive from the diving board into the public pool at Rosewood Park.
Date: September 8, 1938
Creator: Ellison Photo Service, Austin
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

1938 Colorado River Flood

Description: Colorado River in flood at 1st Street.
Date: July 26, 1938
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Shrine Parade

Description: Photograph of a Shrine parade in New Orleans, LA. The crowd watches uniformed people march through the street while carrying U.S. flags and flags of the Christian cross. Houston and Austin groups are represented in the photograph.
Date: April 25, 1938
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Austin Dam]

Description: Photograph of the Austin Dam. The water is flowing through the dam's open floodgates.
Date: 1938?
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Austin Dam]

Description: Photograph of Austin Dam. Several people watch as the water runs into the spillway. The machine building is visible at left.
Date: December 6, 1938
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Austin Dam]

Description: Photograph of the Austin Dam. This photograph was taken from the side where the water flows out of the dam.
Date: 1938?
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Austin Dam]

Description: Photograph of the Austin Dam. Several people watch as water flows into the spillway. The machine building is visible at left.
Date: December 6, 1938
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Photograph of a Flooded Road]

Description: Photograph of a view looking down a flooded street with homes on either side and standing water in the road during the 1938 flood.
Date: July 26, 1938
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Governor O'Daniel at Camp Bullis

Description: Governor W. Lee O'Daniel stands with the troops in a grassy field at Camp Bullis as they salute.
Date: August 10, 1938
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Governor O'Daniel at Camp Bullis

Description: Governor W. Lee O'Daniel inspects the troops in a grassy field at Camp Bullis.
Date: August 10, 1938
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Aerial View of Flood

Description: Aerial photograph of the 1938 flood. Looking Northeast from Congress Avenue, south of the Colorado River. Palm School in center background.
Date: July 26, 1938
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library