This photo, taken looking south, shows an unpaved Alamo Plaza, c. 1882-1886. (Left to right) The three-story Menger Hotel; St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, with its steeple still under construction; the Gallagher Building (center) and the Dullnig Building, distinguished by its dome (upper right). A streetcar travels north up the plaza. Credit: Courtesy / San Antonio Conservation Society Foundation