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[Old Stagecoach Inn Postcard]

Description: Postcard with a photograph of the Stagecoach Inn surrounded by numerous trees. The back of the card has a note detailing when the Inn opened and that it was a "major stage stop-relay station of the old Chisholm Trail."
Date: 19uu
Creator: Dexter Press, Inc.
Location Info:
Partner: Salado Public Library

Ranch House Motel, Sweetwater, Texas: Plumbing Rough-In Plan Copy

Description: Photocopy of plumbing rough-in plan for food service equipment at the Ranch House Motel in Sweetwater, Texas. It includes a detailed floor plan with notes from plumbing, as well as an equipment schedule with item numbers and descriptions. "Void" is written in red ink on the paper.
Date: unknown
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

[TV Motel]

Description: Photograph of the TV Motel, located at 1905 South Congress Avenue. The building is somewhat U-shaped, with the opening seen facing the street in the foreground. The building is fairly symmetrical, with two entrances and equally spaced windows that can be seen on either side of the driveway. A sign is positioned above the drive entrance with the motel's name on it twice. Two cars can be seen parked within the parking lot in the background.
Date: May 3, 1961
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Hotel Buffet]

Description: Photograph of uniformed woman in a hotel buffet named Villa Capri, located at 2360 North Interstate Highway 35. The woman is wearing a dark dress with a light colored collar and apron. An unknown device can be seen sticking out in her dress pocket and she is wearing light colored lace-up shoes. She can be seen pushing a cart full of food in front of a buffet with heat lamps. A geometric wall mural can be seen in the background to the right.
Date: March 17, 1960
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Hotel Circular Buffet]

Description: Photograph of buffet within a hotel named Villa Capri, located at 2360 North Interstate Highway 35. Three men in suits can be seen standing in front of the circular buffet in a dining hall. A man in a chef hat can be seen sitting within the buffet circle. Star burst light fixtures hang from the ceiling and a geometric mural can be seen in the right background. A table set with dinnerware can be seen in the left foreground and a few others similarly set can be seen in the left background.
Date: March 17, 1960
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Hotel Lounge]

Description: Photograph of a lounge area within the Commodore Perry Hotel, with two columns and a decorative brick wall can be seen to the left, dividing a hallway with two elevators away from the lounge area seen to the right. The room is filled with various couches and chairs, arranged into a row of four seating areas with coffee and end tables. Two chandeliers can be seen hanging, and a portrait of a man can be seen on the wall in the background.
Date: [1959-10-05..1959-10-07]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Dining Hall Decor]

Description: Photograph of a dining hall in the former Commodore Perry Hotel. In the foreground, a small table with a flower arrangement on it can be seen to the right, and a decorative brick wall or room divider can be seen to the left. The room is filled with tables covered in table cloths and dinner ware, accompanied by dining chairs. There are dark, square columns throughout the room, and windows made of glass blocks can be seen in the background. A man and woman can be seen seated at a table in the back of the room.
Date: September 19, 1959
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Wooten Hotel, Abilene, Texas: First Level Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan of the first level of a hotel commissioned by Mr. H. O. Wooten in Abilene, Texas. It includes a large drawing of the layout, including labels for the different rooms: drug store, barber shop, dining room, kitchen. The plan also labels the surrounding streets on the outside of the building.
Date: January 27, 1941
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.