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[Mid-Century Modern Office]

Description: Photograph of a mid-century modern office. A plant filled courtyard can be seen through a glass wall to the left. A light colored desk with a name plate and office supplies can be seen in the background. Sparsely filled, plank shelving can be seen on the speckled back wall behind the desk. A gingham couch can be seen to the right of the office and two cushioed chairs can be seen to the left.
Date: February 11, 1954
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Traffic Control Office]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting in a traffic control office with a large map on the wall to the right and large pieces of office equipment throughout the room. The man can be seen looking at a piece of paper. A desk with an ashtray, some note books, and folders can be seen in the foreground to the left.
Date: February 5, 1977
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Furniture Store Display]

Description: Photograph of a window display at Cabaniss Brown Furniture Store, where a long couch can be seen on the left side of the room and a shorter one with an end table can be seen on the right. A coffee table sits between them and a giraffe art piece can be seen on the wall to the left. A long cabinet can be seen in back of the room against a glass wall. Several advertisement signs can be seen throughout the display.
Date: February 24, 1958
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
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

[American Airlines Office]

Description: Photograph of a split level American Airlines waiting room with a glass front entrance. The room is filled with various tables and chairs. Two paintings can be seen on the wall to the left and a large map can be seen on the wall to the right. Above the map, a lit up American Airlines sign can be seen.
Date: [1954-02-16..1954-02-17]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[American Cancer Society Conference]

Description: Photograph of a group of attendees for an American Cancer Society conference walking near the entrance to a theater lobby. A vehicle can be seen in the foreground and a man can be seen touching a metal bin as he walks past. Various advertisements can be seen across the top of the theater entrance and a ticket booth can be seen in the right corner in the background.
Date: February 8, 1957
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[American Cancer Society Group Photo]

Description: Photograph of a group photo taken at a panel conference for the American Cancer Society. The group stands in front of a theater concession stand, all dressed in formal attire with ribbon bands around their arms. The stand with a cancer awareness sign laying on the floor in front of the group. Several concessions signs can be seen in the background and a doorway showing a set of carpeted stairs can be seen to the left.
Date: February 7, 1957
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[American Cancer Society Panel]

Description: Photograph of a panel addressing a crowd of people at an American Cancer Society conference. The panel consists of eight men in suited attire at a table on a theater stage with signs for the American Cancer Society. The photo is taken from an aisle at the left of the room and the curtains on stage are drawn behind the panel.
Date: February 7, 1957
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Beverly Studios Photography]

Description: Photograph of Beverly Studios with the the business's sign attached to the left side of the foremost wall. To the right of the studio sign, three large photography samples can be seen, and a glass door entrance can be seen further to the right. In the background to the right, a columned, two-story building can be partially seen displaying a sign that reads "City Upholstery".
Date: [1954-02-05..1954-02-06]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Luby's Cafeteria Exterior]

Description: Photograph of a Luby's Cafeteria Restaurant taken from the building's empty parking lot at night. Three slender windows can be seen on the left and a lattice fence can be seen over larger windows on the right. An awning roof structure can be seen hanging over an entrance way with a potted plant in the corner.
Date: February 18, 1957
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Living Room with Fireplace]

Description: Photograph of a living room with a lit fireplace in the back right corner. The back wall is one long window with a view of a yard and a swimming pool that looks out over a scenic view. In front of the window, two chairs with side tables sit with several plants between them. The tables both have several books on them, and a floor lamp with three fixtures stands behind the one on the right. The residence is located at 5102 Oak Ridge Drive.
Date: February 28, 1958
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Architect Milton Ryan]

Description: Photograph of the architect, Milton A. Ryan, standing in front of a brick, duplex home. A bare tree can be seen in front of the home's doorway and Milton, in the foreground, is standing facing the camera, hands in his pockets. He is wearing dark pants and a dark woven jacket, along with glasses and a light shirt and tie.
Date: February 23, 1959
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Cathay House Restaurant]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a restaurant called Cathay House, with many dining tables and chairs seen in the foreground and three paper lanterns hanging from the ceiling above. In the background, a bar can be seen with two framed pieces of artwork on the wall just behind it. A decorative canopy can be seen hung over the bar area.
Date: [1954-02-16..1954-02-17]
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Employee in Computer Lab]

Description: Photograph of a Motorola employee sitting in a tech lab. He can be seen from behind sitting in the foreground at a table with a computer and an unknown machine. In the background several large machines and equipment can be seen.
Date: February 20, 1979
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Employee with Draft Board]

Description: Photograph of a man seen from the back sitting at a large drafting board with a schematic at the Motorola facilities. The man is wearing a long sleeved, button up shirt with a printed design. A screen with an attached keyboard can be seen on a rolling stand to the right. Several larger machines, including a printer, can be seen to the left of the room.
Date: February 20, 1979
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Man and Woman at Entrance]

Description: Staged photograph of a Dr. Scott calling on the home of a Mrs. Mears at a house located at 1800 West 6th Street. The man can be seen standing outside on the steps and wearing a dark, striped suit while holding a brimmed hat. The woman can be seen standing in the open doorway, wearing a light, plaid skirt, a dark blouse, and an open sweater with the sleeves rolled up. On the exterior wall in the background, a lamp sconce and decorative letter box can be seen.
Date: February 26, 1960
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Man Posing at Desk]

Description: Photograph of a man in a dark suit posing with pen and paper at a curved, wooden desk for the Lumberman's Association. A computer screen with attached keyboard can be seen in the background along with several binders and notebooks. On the background wall, a display of various wood working tools can be seen. Two chairs can be seen in the foreground.
Date: February 21, 1985
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Lumberman's Panel]

Description: Photograph of a group of five men in suits sitting behind a long conference table at a Lumberman's Association meeting. They are flanked by the U.S. flag on the right, and an unidentifiable flag on the left. A light colored curtain can be seen in the background behind the men, and a picture frame with several portraits can be seen on the wall to the left.
Date: February 21, 1985
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Dorm Lobby]

Description: Photograph of the interior lobby of Goodall Wooten Dorm. In the foreground, three chairs can be seen around a dark bench or table. A large plant can be seen to the left in the background along with a chair against the back wall. In the right side background, cubicle-like structure can be seen behind a column. More plants and chairs can be seen in front of a large window to the left.
Date: February 8, 1957
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Location Info:
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Circuit Board Assembly]

Description: Photograph of female workers putting together circuit boards in a Motorola plant. The women are sat side by side, and all three have short cut hair. The woman in the foreground is wearing a light colored sweater with a shirt collar poking out, and the two behind her are wearing short sleeved blouses. A fourth woman can be partially seen in the background at another table.
Date: February 20, 1979
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Circuit Board Inspection]

Description: Photograph of a sitting woman seen from behind using a large magnifying glass to inspect circuit boards at Motorola facilities. She has light hair and a short sleeved, collared shirt. A tool box can be seen on the L-shaped table in front of her, and to her right, a group of circuit boards carefully stacked can be seen on the other side of the table.
Date: February 20, 1979
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Circuit Board Worker]

Description: Photograph of a sitting woman seen from the side, working on a set of circuit boards at Motorola facilities. She has dark, curly hair and can be seen wearing a worker smock while facing a machine to the right. The machine has several long tubes coming out of the top, and in the foreground, a set of carefully stacked circuit boards can be seen on the table along with a stack of papers or thin boxes.
Date: February 20, 1979
Creator: Mears, Dewey G.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library