[Jean Nelson Ribbon Cutting at Nelson - Tebedo Clinic Opening]

[Jean Nelson Ribbon Cutting at Nelson - Tebedo Clinic Opening]

Date: October 1990
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jean Nelson cutting rainbow colored ribbons in honor of opening of the Nelson - Tebedo Clinic. An exam table and counter are visible behind her. Handwritten on the back of the photo are the words, "Jean Nelson. (Bill's mother) Oct. 1990. Opening of Clinic." Jean was the mother of Bill Nelson, one of the clinic's namesakes, and a LGBT and AIDS activist.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
Ribbon

Ribbon

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Collection of ribbons in assorted sizes, shapes, colors and fabrics
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[George Washington]

[George Washington]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard with a portrait of George Washington in an oval frame topped with red, white, and blue ribbons. Below the picture is written, "Here's to the Birthday we now celebrate." Correspondence on the back reads, "Lookout tomorrow, mailed on the 12.40 Train for a 'ery vay ersonal pay' etter lay. #9 -Lovingly, Rosa Edna has a new girl."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Opening of Teller 24

Opening of Teller 24

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Syd Niblo and Jack Gressett cutting a large ribbon at the opening of Teller 24 in Abilene, Texas. Mr. Niblo is wearing a white suit, glasses and striped tie.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, April 28 - May 4, 1899]

[Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, April 28 - May 4, 1899]

Date: April 28, 1899
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Lula Dalton and is addressed to Linnet Moore. The letters are dated April 28, 1899 and May 1, 1899. In these first two letters, Lula informs Linnet of the goings-on in her community. The news includes: a discussion about her wrapper and hat, a dialogue about going riding with the White's and Lorena, and details about going to visit the Taylor family. She closes the letter by stating that she needs to read her lesson for the Club meeting and will tell her the remainder of the news soon. In Lula's next letter, dated May 3, 1899, she continues to detail the goings-on in her life and in the community. She discusses their trip to the Taylor's and notes their return trip was pleasant, notes that she stayed with Mrs. White that night because she was sick, and mentions the sewing projects she is working on at present. She closes the letter by stating that she has not yet received a letter from Linnet and hope she is not ill. Lula sends lots of love to Linnet and wishes her sweet dreams. She begins another letter ...
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
Cast of School Play

Cast of School Play

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of the cast of a school play in Peach Creek, Texas. The group includes Andrew Hefner, Lillian Brockman, Nellie Maupin, Henry Davis, Beatrice Gilmore, May Brockman, Frankie Baskett, Manie Hodge, Bertie Baskett, Oma Johnston, Maggie Rucker, Aggie Rucker, Hettie Kirkland, Verna Smith, Gertie Gilmore, Suzie Milam, Jess Davis, Tom Hefner, Lewis Smith, Lela Hefner, Walter Milam and Eugene Milam. The group is arranged with three young men in military uniforms on either side of several young women in white dresses and sashes. In the center are two women and one man in costumes from the 1700s. Above the group is a banner that reads, "GLADLY WE GREET YOU". In the foreground are several empty benches.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Sirkku Rodriguez Doing a Pirta Ribbon Demonstration]

[Sirkku Rodriguez Doing a Pirta Ribbon Demonstration]

Date: [1988-08-04..1988-08-07]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Sirkku Rodriguez doing a pirta ribbon demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is sitting in a chair, pulling yarn through a wooden contraption made of vertical dowels that separate the yarn out in several different strands. She is weaving the strands to make a ribbon. A few finished ribbons are hanging on the left side of the booth where one festival visitor is partially visible.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[John B. Connally and Wife Nellie Connally Cutting a Ceremonial Ribbon]

[John B. Connally and Wife Nellie Connally Cutting a Ceremonial Ribbon]

Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Color photograph of a man identified as John B. Connally, former Texas governor, cutting the ceremonial ribbon at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival's opening ceremony. His wife Nellie is standing to his left while the festival's director Claudia Ball stands to his right. A few on-lookers are visible in the distance.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
Ribbon

Ribbon

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Collection of ribbons in assorted sizes, shapes, colors and fabrics
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Ribbon

Ribbon

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Collection of ribbons in assorted sizes, shapes, colors and fabrics
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
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