[Brenham Lumber Company Float]

Description:

Photograph of the Brenham Lumber Company float in the 1922 Mai-Fest. The float is pulled by two horses, and it is decorated with flowers. There are four pillars and a basket in the middle with little girls standing in it in costume. There is a man on a horse behind the float, and they are in front of a house. The banner on the bottom says "Build a House, Rose Arbors Any Style & Size, Brenham Lumber Company." Written under the float is "Mai-Fest 1922."

Creator(s): Winkelmann's Studio
Location(s): United States - Texas - Washington County - Brenham
Creation Date: May 1922
Partner(s):
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 30
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 1922
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Washington County - Brenham
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
May 1922
Description:

Photograph of the Brenham Lumber Company float in the 1922 Mai-Fest. The float is pulled by two horses, and it is decorated with flowers. There are four pillars and a basket in the middle with little girls standing in it in costume. There is a man on a horse behind the float, and they are in front of a house. The banner on the bottom says "Build a House, Rose Arbors Any Style & Size, Brenham Lumber Company." Written under the float is "Mai-Fest 1922."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : glass photonegative, b&w ; 6.5 x 8.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): floats | children
Added Title: Mai-Fest 1922, Brenham Lumber Company [horse-drawn float]; Maifest 1926
Partner:
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CAH_e_wk_0150
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CAH_3W237b
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth117898
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image