Panoramic photograph of Austin taken from the top of Travis County Courthouse taken in 1884. Photograph of the old General Land Office building in Austin, Texas. This print is believed to be an albumen print made from the original mammoth-plate glass negative. Photography attributed to Samuel B. Hill but could possibly have been photographed by H. B. (Hamilton Biscoe) Hillyer. Colored paper label points to Land Office building.
21.5 x 17.5 in (54.61 x 44.45 cm)
Place of Origin
Austin (Travis County, Tex.)
Artisan or Artist
Hill, S. B.
Hill, Samuel B.
Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs
Communication Artifacts -- documentary artifacts -- graphic documents -- photograph
visual works -- photographs
photographic reproductions ; street scenes
Oversized Prints, Prints and Photographs Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
Panoramics, 1884-1967: Box 3So13
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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