[Decorated Car]

Description

Photograph of a car decorated for the Maifest. The car is covered in streamers, and there are baskets of flowers on it. Riding inside the car are four children and a driver. Behind the car is another float that says "Astor." The photograph is dated May 18, 1928.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Winkelmann's Studio May 18, 1928.

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 24 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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Titles

  • Main Title: [Decorated Car]
  • Added Title: [Decorated car]; Maifest 1930

Description

Photograph of a car decorated for the Maifest. The car is covered in streamers, and there are baskets of flowers on it. Riding inside the car are four children and a driver. Behind the car is another float that says "Astor." The photograph is dated May 18, 1928.

Physical Description

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

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: CAH_e_wk_0177
  • Accession or Local Control No: CAH_3W237f
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth117925

Collections

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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Creation Date

  • May 18, 1928

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 30, 2010, 2:42 p.m.

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Winkelmann's Studio. [Decorated Car], photograph, May 18, 1928; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117925/: accessed April 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.