[Library Counter Decorated for Christmas]

Description

Photograph of a library dual level counter decorated with a glowing Santa Claus face on the front and on top of the counter are a tissue paper honeycomb snowman and Santa Claus, a small white candle with greenery decorations, a sign reading Enjoy Your Library, and some miscellaneous papers and books. One unidentified woman is standing to the right of the counter reading a book. An illustrated mobile is hanging above the counter. Behind the counter is a brick wall with framed hanging art and a doorway to a small back room. Another unidentified woman is in the small back ... continued below

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1977..1981].

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Central Texas Library System Slide Collection and was provided by Central Texas Library System to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Central Texas Library System

The Central Texas Library System, Inc., is one of the ten original library systems serving public libraries in Texas from 1972 to 2012. It is still in operation as a non-profit, serving 192 libraries across the state.

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Description

Photograph of a library dual level counter decorated with a glowing Santa Claus face on the front and on top of the counter are a tissue paper honeycomb snowman and Santa Claus, a small white candle with greenery decorations, a sign reading Enjoy Your Library, and some miscellaneous papers and books. One unidentified woman is standing to the right of the counter reading a book. An illustrated mobile is hanging above the counter. Behind the counter is a brick wall with framed hanging art and a doorway to a small back room. Another unidentified woman is in the small back room holding books and touching a tall file cabinet. In the darker areas on either side of the photo are bookshelves and a cut-out of an elf holding a Seasons Greetings sign is by the bookshelves on the left.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Central Texas Library System Slide Collection

The Central Texas Library System, Inc., is one of the ten original library systems serving public libraries in Texas from 1972 to 2012. It is still in operation as a non-profit, serving 192 libraries across the state.

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  • [1977..1981]

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  • 1977 - 1981

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 31, 2011, 12:05 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 27, 2017, 4:32 p.m.

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[Library Counter Decorated for Christmas], photograph, [1977..1981]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth182506/: accessed May 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Central Texas Library System.