[Young Mule Skinner Operating Hay Baler]

One of 166 photographs in the series: 2nd Annual Texas Folklife Festival available on this site.

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Photograph of a young mule skinner operating a hay baler at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The young boy is holding on to a mule; hay covers the ground. Some of the young participants are sitting on bales of hay.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 4 x 5 in.

Creation Information

Smith, Jim [1973-09-07..1973-09-09].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and one other and was provided by University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 28 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

The Institute of Texan Cultures is a museum dedicated to celebrating the diverse people and communities that made Texas what it is today. The Museum, located on the UTSA Hemisfair Campus, provides teacher-training workshops; exhibits and events; and outreach programs to schools and other groups.

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Photograph of a young mule skinner operating a hay baler at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The young boy is holding on to a mule; hay covers the ground. Some of the young participants are sitting on bales of hay.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 4 x 5 in.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

Institute of Texan Cultures Texas Folklife Festival Collection

Photos of the annual event sponsored by the Institute of Texan Culture, celebrating the many ethnicities represented in the state. Thousands attend the event each year, which includes food, dances, and music.

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  • [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]

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  • September 7, 1973 - September 9, 1973

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • June 18, 2012, 8:16 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 19, 2013, 12:47 p.m.

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Smith, Jim. [Young Mule Skinner Operating Hay Baler], photograph, [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth227463/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.