[Parade Float at Maifest]

Description

Photograph of a parade float at Maifest. Children are posing on a top tier of the float and on lowers steps. A boy and girl wearing crowns are sitting under a canopy on the top tier. The float is decorated with a large butterfly sculpture at the front, and vines on the sides. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 10, 1929" and "47."

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Winkelmann's Studio May 10, 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 44 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: [Parade Float at Maifest]
  • Added Title: Maifest '27, [1929]

Description

Photograph of a parade float at Maifest. Children are posing on a top tier of the float and on lowers steps. A boy and girl wearing crowns are sitting under a canopy on the top tier. The float is decorated with a large butterfly sculpture at the front, and vines on the sides. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 10, 1929" and "47."

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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_0255a
  • Accession or Local Control No: CAH_3W292c
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth118008

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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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  • May 10, 1929

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 30, 2010, 2:42 p.m.

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Winkelmann's Studio. [Parade Float at Maifest], photograph, May 10, 1929; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth118008/: accessed March 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.