[Fair Portrait]

[Fair Portrait]

Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of Robbie Gardiner and Agnes Stucky at a fair in Rusk, TX.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
The Junior Historian, Volume 11, Number 2, November 1950

The Junior Historian, Volume 11, Number 2, November 1950

Date: November 1950
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
[Parade Float]

[Parade Float]

Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of a float for the county fair parade, sponsored by Gragard Bros. & Co. Hardware. Various merchandise items are displayed, and the float is pulled by a team of white mules. Everret Gragard, Sr. stands on the float, Douglas Gragard drives, and Everett Gragard, Jr., a child, is seated to the left.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Rusk Courthouse Square]

[Rusk Courthouse Square]

Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of Rusk's courthouse square during an early county fair. In the background, a merry-go-round can be seen. Many people line the streets, and to the left a cart drawn by a horse or mule bears children. The steeple in the center background belonged to an early Methodist Church. Tents have been set up in the square, and a bandstand has been set up in the left foreground.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
Authorized Visitors Guide to the Centennial Exhibition and Philadelphia, 1876

Authorized Visitors Guide to the Centennial Exhibition and Philadelphia, 1876

Date: 1876
Creator: unknown
Description: Front cover of an exhibition guide from Philadelphia.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
St. Joseph, Missouri.

St. Joseph, Missouri.

Date: [between 1887 and 1907]
Creator: unknown
Description: Map shows street names, railroads, bridges, cemeteries, public institutions, stockyards, and "International Exposition" building in St. Joseph, Missouri; streets names, railroads, parks, cemeteries, docks, bridges, and public institutions in Portland, Maine. Scale [ca. 1:19,200].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Joe Bowman, Precision Shooter]

[Joe Bowman, Precision Shooter]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Joe Bowman, a precision shooter demonstrating his technique at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Joe wears a tan shirt with brown fringe, a cowboy hat, white jeans, boots, and a leather holster. He holds a pistol in his hand.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[The Singing Harris Family Performance]

[The Singing Harris Family Performance]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Singing Harris Family performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two girls and a man sing into microphones on a grey stage during a night time performance, while a second man plays the electric guitar behind them. The girls wear white skirts with light blue shirts, while the man wears denim pants and a blue plaid shirt.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Russian Folk  Dance Performance]

[Russian Folk Dance Performance]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Russian folk dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a woman dance together on a stage wearing traditionally Russian clothing. The woman wears a white ruffled shirt tucked into a red skirt with a lace-up vest and flowers in her hair. The man wears a white linen shirt with floral ribbon embroidered across the sleeves and wrist.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Pottery Sale]

[Pottery Sale]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a pottery selling booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man wearing a striped shirt and beaded headband stands behind a large table full of earthenware and handmade pottery in shades of blue, brown and grey. Colorful fabric shades the booth from the sun.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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