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[McCallum High School]

Description: Photograph of the front entrance of the high school.
Date: September 12, 1953
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Capitol National Bank Building

Description: Exterior view of The Capitol National Bank Building at 114 W. 7th Street, taken from across the street at the corner of 7th and Colorado, looking northeast. Cars are parked along the streets and there are two unidentified people waiting to cross Colorado Street opposite the bank.
Date: August 13, 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Part of Examination Exhibit of Louis C. Page #2]

Description: Copy negative of six labeled photographs and artist renderings of exterior views for buildings in Austin, Texas designed by Page, Southerland, and Page for the Architects Examination Exhibit. The images include left: an exterior and patio view of the Phi Mu Fraternity building; center: the Tribune Building and Brackenridge Hospital (rendering); and right: St. David's Hospital (rendering) and State Teacher's Building.
Date: June 18, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Part of Examination Exhibit of Louis C. Page #1]

Description: Copy negative of six labeled photographs of exterior and interior views of buildings in Texas designed by Page, Southerland, and Page for the Architects Examination Exhibit. The buildings are organized in three columns with an exterior view at the top and an interior view below; they are identified (left-right) as: [1] Capital National Bank in Austin, [2] Huntsville High School in Huntsville, and [3] Casis Elementary School in Austin (aerial and close-up exterior view).
Date: June 18, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Aerial of Longhorn Caverns Entrance]

Description: Photograph of the entrance to Longhorn Caverns from an aerial point of view. The cavern entrance and roadways leading to it can be seen at the bottom center while the surrounding natural landscape stretches out to the horizon. Various small building structures can be seen on the campus of the cavern entrance.
Date: January 23, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Bank Vault]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a bank vault at the Austin National Bank. A man is pulling out a safety deposit box while a women beside him holds its contents.
Date: June 11, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Conference Room/Rare Books Room]

Description: Photograph of a wood-paneled conference room in a building located at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. A table with eight chairs sits in the center of the room and a ninth chair sits back against the wall to the right. On the adjoining wall to the left, a built in book case containing many large, old looking books can be seen. A closed wood-paneled door can be seen to the right of the book case.
Date: January 23, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Interior View of a Masonic Temple Hallway]

Description: Photograph of an interior view of a Memorial Masonic Grand Lodge Temple hallway. There are shelves going down the middle of the hallway with items in it.
Date: [1953-02-14..1953-02-15]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Interior View of a Masonic Temple Auditorium]

Description: Photograph of an interior view of the Memorial Masonic Grand Lodge Temple auditorium. There are multiple rows of chairs, including a second-level balcony. There is a large stage in the front with various podiums and chairs.
Date: [1953-02-14..1953-02-15]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Interior of a Mid-Century Modern Home]

Description: Photograph of an interior view of a mid-century modern home. In the foreground, there are two rooms divided by partitions to the right, and a hallway with a long counter, chairs, and shelves on the wall to the left. The left foremost room contains a chair and two beds. In the background there is a doorway to another room where a chair and a window are visible.
Date: July 7, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mid-Century Modern Living Room]

Description: Photograph of a mid-century style living room that features a large stone fireplace in the center back wall, flanked by bookshelves on either side. A coffee table sits in front of the fire place and chairs and end tables can be seen to the left and right. A long row of transom style windows can be seen across the top of the right wall. In the background to the right, a sun room with table and chairs can be seen.
Date: July 7, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mid-Century Modern Interior Entrance]

Description: Photograph of the interior entrance of a building owned by the Texas Medical Association, located at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. A broad staircase leading upstairs can be prominently seen, and a set of closed double doors and under-stair cupboard can be seen to the left. A chandelier can be seen hanging from the ceiling above. A large window by the stairs, a set of paned double doors, and a large, rectangular transom window can be seen to the right.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Hemphill's Book Store]

Description: Photograph of a street-side bookstore named Hemphill's, with various books and advertisements displayed in the windows. To the right of the store, a parked vehicle can be partially seen and a partial sign of another store can be seen to the left. In the foreground and empty street can be seen, along with a partial car headlight in the bottom left corner. The building was located at 2501 Guadalupe Street.
Date: June 11, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mail Room/Office]

Description: Photograph of what appears to be either an office or mailing room located in a building owned by the Texas Medical Association at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. Three tables with chairs and two machines can be seen at the center of the room. To the left is a large window and a wall-length counter top containing various stacks of books and papers. On the back wall from left to right, a large shelving unit with various papers and boxes, a filing cabinet, and a closed wooden door can all be seen.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Dining Room with Mural]

Description: Photograph of a dining or conference room in a building located at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. On the wall to the right is a large metal framed mirror and two small statues that all hang centered above a decorative cart on wheels. The wall to the left is painted with a mural portraying several pieces of Romanesque architecture. A table with six chairs can be seen positioned parallel to the left wall.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Interior View of a Masonic Temple Foyer]

Description: Photograph of an interior view of the Memorial Masonic Grand Lodge Temple foyer. There is a tile mosaic with masonic imagery on the ceiling, and an altar on the wall.
Date: [1953-02-14..1953-02-15]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Woman Demonstrating Stove]

Description: Photograph of a woman in a checkered dress and floral apron demonstrating how to use a stove. She can be seen either removing or replacing the filter for the stove's ventilation hood.
Date: June 23, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Building on Lamar Boulevard]

Description: Photograph of one side of a light-colored, single story, mid-century-modern building owned by the Texas Medical Association, with three tall windows that can be seen to the right. The photo is taken downhill from the building with three to four trees in the foreground. The building is located at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mid-Century Interior Dining Hall]

Description: Photograph of a large room in a building owned by Texas Medical Association, located at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. There are three dining tables with accompanying chairs spaced throughout the room and six lounge chairs lined along the walls. An outside entrance can be seen at the back of the room with several windows letting in light. There are what appear to be built in shelves at the back left corner of the room.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Mid-Century Lounge Room]

Description: Photograph of a lounge room or waiting room in a building owned by Texas Medical Association at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard. Several small tables with chairs can be seen in the foreground and a few couches can be seen at the back of the room with several lamps spaced throughout. On the left wall can be seen a large, floor-to-ceiling curtain that may either be a window cover or a room partition.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Texas Medical Association Building]

Description: Photograph of a building owned by the Texas Medical Association at 1801 North Lamar Boulevard with the words "Texas Medical Association" attached on the exterior wall to the left of what appears to be a main entrance. The building features a wide set of steps leading up to the entrance with three windowed, square archways. A sidewalk stretches away from the building towards the background where three trees and a vehicle can be seen.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Two Adjoined Offices]

Description: Photograph of two adjoined offices divided by a wall with a glass paned door and windows in a building owned by the Texas Medical Association. In the foreground, four desks can be seen with accompanying chairs and various office supplies. A chair against the wall can be partially seen to the left. The background office contains two desks and a filing cabinet with a women's purse resting on top that can be seen to the left.
Date: January 15, 1953
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Interior View of a Masonic Temple Hallway]

Description: Photograph of an interior view of a Memorial Masonic Grand Lodge Temple hallway. There are pictures on the wall of past masons, and flags along the pillars in the hallway.
Date: [1953-02-14..1953-02-15]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Capital National Bank Opening Reception]

Description: Six men seated around a small table. 5th from left is then Senator Lyndon Johnson.
Date: 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library