HISTORIC PHOTOS-AUSTIN
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Colorado river on Congress & Riverside-1935 Granite dam break-1900 (flooded downtown) Note large boat grounded, possibly the "Ben Hur"
Ben Hur steam ship-Lake Austin-pre 1900 Granite dam before 1900 failure Dam with Ben Hur steamer-area now home of LCRA
P.K. Williams Rambler-I remember going there Bill Gaston Boats & Motors on 183 N. ? The old Zilker train-how many of us rode this ?
The old Villa Capri Hotel at 26th & 35 Cross Country Inn @ 290 near 35 (still there) Hotel Gondolier at 35 & Riverside (also still standing)
Congress Ave. with streetcar-circa 1905 Congress Ave. @ 6th-circa 1958 Paving Congress Ave.-circa 1910
The old Bergstrom AFB flight line-circa 1970's Postcard from World War II era Camp Swift-Bastrop-WWII era-over 40,ooo troops
Looking East on 6th Street from Congress Entrance to Hyde Park-circa early 1900's Congress Ave. looking North at old Capitol-circa 1880's
The old Holiday Inn on I-35 (still there) circa 1965 Robert Mueller Municipal Airport-circa 1950's The old Brackenridge Hospital-circa 1960's
The old University of Texas main building Tornado that hit Central Austin-circa 1922 Damage from the 1922 Tornado
Old store at 1st. & Congress-circa late 1800's Old map of early Austin-circa 1839 Train station at 3rd & Congress-circa late 1800's