City Christmas Parade Metadata

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  • Main Title City Christmas Parade


  • Creation: 1955


  • No Language


  • Content Description: Photograph of a Christmas parade float for Desk and Derrick. The float consists of three unidentified people dressed as angels, one is holding a horn and is wearing wings. They are facing towards a wooden structure in the back of the float, where an unidentified woman is kneeling down over a baby in a wooden cradle. Text on the front of the float says "Desk and Derrick," and text on the side of the float says "O Holy Night." In the background, there are people standing in front of buildings watching the float.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Groups
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Customs - Holidays - Christmas
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Customs - Parades
  • Keyword: floats
  • Keyword: Desk and Derrick

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1955


  • Name: Abilene Photograph Collection
    Code: ABPHC
  • Name: Abilene Library Consortium
    Code: ABCM


  • Name: Hardin-Simmons University Library
    Code: HSUL

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 92-06541-124
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth60288


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo