[Crowd at Maifest]

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Photograph of a crowd at Maifest. The crowd is gathered on a road with a line of cars driving through. In the background, there are buildings. In the foreground, there are lines of flags hanging above the crowd. Text at the bottom-right of the image says "May 9, 1929" and "15."

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Winkelmann's Studio May 9, 1929.

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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 51 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: [Crowd at Maifest]
  • Added Title: Maifest '27, [1929]

Description

Photograph of a crowd at Maifest. The crowd is gathered on a road with a line of cars driving through. In the background, there are buildings. In the foreground, there are lines of flags hanging above the crowd. Text at the bottom-right of the image says "May 9, 1929" and "15."

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: CAH_e_wk_0255
  • Accession or Local Control No: CAH_3W292c
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth118007

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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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  • May 9, 1929

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  • Sept. 30, 2010, 2:42 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Winkelmann's Studio. [Crowd at Maifest], photograph, May 9, 1929; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth118007/: accessed July 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.