[Weatherford College Drum Corps, 1891]

[Weatherford College Drum Corps, 1891]

Date: 1891
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo of the Weatherford College Drum Corps. Photo taken in 1891: Weatherford, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Weatherford College
Fourth of July Parade

Fourth of July Parade

Date: July 4, 1970
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of men in a marching band at the Independence Day parade, on Beltline Road in front of Richardson High School. The men are wearing Shriners' fezzes. One man is holding a pair of symbols, and the men behind him are playing trumpets.
Contributing Partner: Richardson Public Library
Twenty-sixth Infantry Band now at Texas City

Twenty-sixth Infantry Band now at Texas City

Date: 1913 - 1915
Creator: Higby
Description: Twenty three soldiers in uniform stand in two rows in a semicircle holding brass and woodwind musical instruments. Metal music stands are arranged in front of the soldiers. Another soldier stands facing the camera in front of a music stand while holding a musical conductor's baton in one hand. Wording on photo front :"26t Inf. Band. Texas City Higby Photo."
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
[Red Hussars at Cavoilcade Parade]

[Red Hussars at Cavoilcade Parade]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Thomas Jefferson High School Drum & Bugle Corps, called the Red Hussars, in the 1974 Port Arthur Cavoilcade Parade. The girls are all dressed in uniforms of white cowboy boots, red skirts, pink shirts, white scarves, and red cowboy hats. Some are playing bugles and others are playing various percussion instruments.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Thomas Jefferson High School Marching Band]

[Thomas Jefferson High School Marching Band]

Date: 194?
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of Thomas Jefferson High School marching band standing in a block formation on a football field. They are wearing uniforms and posing in nine rows while holding instruments. The front row consists of all women wearing uniforms with skirts, and every other woman is holding a baton. In the background, there is a set of bleachers.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Red Hussars]

[Red Hussars]

Date: 1950
Creator: Everett, James
Description: Photograph of the all-girl honor organization, known as the Red Hussars of Thomas Jefferson High School. They are marching down Procter Street in a parade. People are gathered on both sides of the street to watch. Businesses also line the street. In the top-left of the photograph, text says "Port Arthur Telephone Directory September, 1961." The corps was best known for its quick "double time" step of 360 steps per minute. Members were selected and invited into the corps after passing five tests. The corps dissolved in 1993. In 1995, the Red Hussar Alumni Association was formed to be involved in community affairs and lead the Mardi Gras parade every February.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Car Passing in front of the Fredericksburg High School Band]

[Car Passing in front of the Fredericksburg High School Band]

Date: January 2, 1964
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of a white car with an open top and a U. S. flag mounted on its front right wheel well. Its passengers are mostly obscured, save for Lady Bird Johnson. The car is passing in front of the Fredericksburg High School band and a reversed sign that reads "wellkommen."
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
[Fredericksburg High School Band Performing]

[Fredericksburg High School Band Performing]

Date: January 2, 1964
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Description: Photograph of the Fredericksburg High School Band performing outside along a barricade and facing to the right. A man in a black suit stands among them to the right.
Contributing Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos
Hutto High School Band

Hutto High School Band

Date: 1958
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Hutto High School Band marching in the Taylor Christmas Parade, Dec 9, 1958. One of nine school bands in the parade. See story in the Taylor Daily Press, 12-11-1958
Contributing Partner: Taylor Public Library
Round Rock High School Band

Round Rock High School Band

Date: 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Round Rock High School Band marching in the Taylor Christmas Parade, December 5, 1957. One of seven school bands in the parade. See article in the Taylor Daily Press, 12-8-1957.
Contributing Partner: Taylor Public Library
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