[Brenham Lumber Company Float]

Description

Photograph of the Brenham Lumber Company Mai-Fest float. The float is a decorated convertible car. There are two men and two women sitting in the car, and they are parked on a lawn. There is a sign with the company name on the float, and written at the bottom center of the photograph is "Brenham's 39th Annual Mai-Fest May 17-18 1923."

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Winkelmann's Studio 1923-05-17/1923-05-18.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 39 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

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  • Main Title: [Brenham Lumber Company Float]
  • Added Title: Brenham's 39th Annual Mai-Fest [Brenham Lumber Co. Float]; Maifest '23

Description

Photograph of the Brenham Lumber Company Mai-Fest float. The float is a decorated convertible car. There are two men and two women sitting in the car, and they are parked on a lawn. There is a sign with the company name on the float, and written at the bottom center of the photograph is "Brenham's 39th Annual Mai-Fest May 17-18 1923."

Physical Description

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

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  • Accession or Local Control No: CAH_e_wk_0146
  • Accession or Local Control No: CAH_3W237a
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth117894

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History 2010, presents local history materials from twelve partners: Bell/Whittington Public Library, Cedar Hill Museum of History, Cleveland Historic Society, Cooke County Library, Dallas Firefighters Museum, Dallas Municipal Archives, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, Fort Worth Jewish Archives, Friench Simpson Memorial Library, Harris County Archives, Longview Public Library, McAllen Memorial Public Library, Mesquite Public Library, Midwestern State University, Richardson Public Library, St. Philips College, Texas Woman's University, and the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio.

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  • 1923-05-17/1923-05-18

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  • May 17, 1923 - May 18, 1923

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 30, 2010, 2:42 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Winkelmann's Studio. [Brenham Lumber Company Float], photograph, 1923-05-17/1923-05-18; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117894/: accessed September 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.