Congress Avenue looking at the Capitol, 1904, C00025 detail, Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives, photo by Jordan-Ellison Company
There are approximately 100,000 prints in the General Photograph Collection. They are broken up in to three categories. The vast majority of these photographs can only be viewed on-site at the Austin History Center, though a small number have been digitized and are viewable through the Portal to Texas History.
Street Railroads - General, PICA 36118
Anna McLaughlin Pennybacker, PICB 06865
2607 Whitis Avenue, C10779
|House Building Files |
The House Building files have images of structures located around the city, although the heaviest concentration of photos documents the central part of town. These photos are arranged by street address. Many addresses from this series have been cataloged in the Austin Public Library's Catalog.