[Boy at the Sugar Cane Mill]

[Boy at the Sugar Cane Mill]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of a young blonde boy at the sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has inserted a cane of sugar into the grinding mechanism which is powered by a horse walking around in a circle.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Sugar Cane Mill]

[Sugar Cane Mill]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of the horse-powered sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A white horse harnessed to a log pole is walking around in a circle to move the grinding mechanism at the center. Two men are standing at the grinder while another man is following the horse.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Visitors Looking at Cane Mill]

[Visitors Looking at Cane Mill]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man and a young girl looking at the sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival. The mill is comprised of an iron grinding mechanism resting on a base of wooden logs, and a large tree limb that rotates above it to power the grinder. The man is holding the young girl's hand, and pointing to the opening where sugar cane is put in.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Sugar Cane Mill]

[Sugar Cane Mill]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Travis W. Kuykendall operating a sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival. The mill is powered by two horses walking in a circle. The horses are attached to a big log which rotates as they walk. The log is attached to the grinding mechanism which grinds the sugar cane into sugar. Strings of pennant flags decorate the area. A man is standing with the horses and another man is at the grinder, putting in the sugar cane. Kuykendall is walking toward the horses from the right. In the foreground, some spectators are partially visible.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Feeding Sugar Cane into the Mill]

[Feeding Sugar Cane into the Mill]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man feeding sugar cane into a cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man is putting two stalks of sugar cane into the iron mechanism which grinds them into sugar. The grinder rests on a base made of wooden logs.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Pioneer Sugar Cane Mill at the Texas Folklife Festival]

[Pioneer Sugar Cane Mill at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of San Antonio, Texas' Lester Theis' pioneer sugar cane mill. There is a man walking as he drives two white horses. The horses are the engine to the equipment that is attached to them. The Honey Man Booth is in the background as well as spectators. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections