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Musicians in the orchestra pit and actors on stage during a production of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" at Zilker Hillside Theater.

1968-08-20

Exterior view of Austin Public Library's Twin Oaks Branch, showing the front entrance and awning that reads, "Austin Public Library Twin Oaks Station." The branch is part of a strip mall, and the business next-door has a sign that reads "Hyden's." Two cars are in parking spots in front of the library.

undated

This home movie footage documents the arrival of the cast of Batman: The Movie at the Paramount Theater on Congress Avenue in Austin, TX on Saturday July 30, 1966. The video features shots of the Paramount theater, the crowds in front, and the parade of Batman charaters arriving at the theater: The Joker (Cesar Romero), Penguin (Burgess Meredith), Catwoman (Lee Meriwether), Batman (Adam West). This video is an entire home movie reel, Batman premiere footage begins at 00:01:59 and ends at 00:03:02

1966-07-30

Portrait of an old Native American man named Campo seated in front of a studio backdrop, January 1873. He fought in the War of 1812, in the Texas War of Independence and Mexican War. He wears simple clothes and holds a gun in his lap. A hat is at his feet.

1873-01

"Fat and Lean" LULAC fundraiser. Nash Moreno batting in polka dot dress

undated

Photograph of a "for whites only" sign above the entrance to a building.

1935-02-14

Performers on the set of "Hello Dolly" at Zilker Hillside Theater. L-R: Pam Fulton as Ermengarde, Carol Lucius as Dolly, Ben Wear as Ambrose.

1972

Brochure "Know the Now Sound"

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Four fire fighters seated on a horse-drawn fire wagon in front of the Texas State Capitol on June 7, 1895. "A.H. and L Co. No. 1" is painted on the side of the wagon

1895-06-07

Close-up of two performers-a man and a boy-on stage during a production of "Oliver" at Zilker Hillside Theater.

1970-08

A black and white copy photograph of an African American woman standing in front of a house with a front porch in the Wheatville subdivision, dating about 1900s.

1900

"Seventeen" musical comedy at Zilker Hillside Theater. A young woman is shown in a floral dress, seated on the floor with 5 Maltese dogs.

1959

View from behind of two people walking on the sidewalk of Guadalupe Street, with business to the left of frame and cars parked to the curb with parking meters.

1971

View from behind of two people walking on the sidewalk of Guadalupe Street, with business to the left of frame and cars parked to the curb with parking meters.

1971

Actors on stage during a production of "The Music Man" at Zilker Hillside Theater.

1969

Candid photograph of a large group standing in front of a building with a sign that reads, "washateria." The group includes several women, a few men, and a few children. In the center of the group, a woman wears a habit and appears to be a Catholic nun. The sign on the next-door business, in partial view, reads "barber beaut[...]." A pair of cars are parked in front of the building. Based on a sign's reflection on the washateria windows, "Vaught's Store" is across the street from the pictured building.

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Riverboat on the reservoir of Lady Bird Lake at Fiesta Gardens. A sign on the roof of the boat reads, "Fiesta Gardens." There are five passengers on the boat, including two children leaning on the back rail of the boat and facing the viewer.

1969

View of 10th Street and Congress Avenue looking north to the Texas Capitol building

1969-07

Group portrait of school crossing guards standing outside the Texas capitol. Most wear hats and sashes and are grouped according to their schools. Each group holds a sign indicating their school.

1945-10-26

The exterior of the Millett Opera House. The building has "Maverick-Clarke" painted on the side of it and there are 1960s vintage cars parked out front on the street.

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The exterior of the Millett Opera House. The building has "Maverick-Clarke" painted on the side of it and there are 1960s vintage cars parked out front on the street.

undated

Group portrait of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) at the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas, Texas on June 12, 1941

1941-06-12

Group portrait of the 1887 graduating class of Austin High School. The majority of students are female. The professor, J.H. Bryant, is also pictured. Identifications on back of photo.

1887

Pease Elementary 8th grade 1890 class picture. Identifications are on back of photo.

circa 1890

1. John W. Hornsby, County Judge. 2. Tom Anderson, Commissioner Precinct 1. 3. Jack Booth, Commissioner Precinct 4. 4. Sid Nolan Commissioner Precinct 3. 5. J. Ben Fischer, Commissioner Precinct 2. 6. Tom Davis, County Auditor. 7. Orlands Cald..See back

1908-01-01

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