Monarch Saloon Float

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Photograph of the Monarch Saloon parade float. The float is on a wagon pulled by horses or mules, and it is full of people holder glasses of beer and waving flags. It and another float are parked in front of an unknown building. According to accompanying information and the banner on the float, C. Elstner was the proprietor.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 22 cm.

Creation Information

Fey & Braunig 1878/1909.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Friench Simpson Memorial Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 119 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Friench Simpson Memorial Library

The Library has served Hallettsville and the surrounding areas as part of the South Texas Library System since 1937. The photograph collection at the Friench Simpson Memorial Library is the largest and most complete collection of historic photographs of Lavaca County.

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Photograph of the Monarch Saloon parade float. The float is on a wagon pulled by horses or mules, and it is full of people holder glasses of beer and waving flags. It and another float are parked in front of an unknown building. According to accompanying information and the banner on the float, C. Elstner was the proprietor.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 22 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

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  • 1878/1909

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  • 1878 - 1909

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  • Nov. 14, 2010, 8:29 p.m.

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Fey & Braunig. Monarch Saloon Float, photograph, 1878/1909; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth128850/: accessed July 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Friench Simpson Memorial Library.