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[1961 Chapter of the Links, Inc., Group Portrait]

Description: Photograph of several unidentified women, gathered together for a group picture inside a home residence. They belong to the 1961 San Antonio Chapter of the Links, Inc., a service organization advocating cultural and economic empowerment for African-American women. They wear formal attire and are grouped into two rows. Living room furniture and decor can be seen around them.
Date: 1961
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Accepting Award at Service to Youth Award]

Description: Photograph of a young unidentified woman accepting an award at the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The woman is shaking hands with her presenter, a short-haired, smiling woman with a long-sleeve navy dress and gold jewelry. With their free hands, they are each holding a part of the scholarship document. Standing behind a wooden podium, they also appear to be posing for a second picture being taken off camera to the left. Hanging party streamers, framed art, and a cloth-covered table can be seen around them.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Adult Man and Women at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of four unidentified standing, smiling adults, stopping to take a picture during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event held to provide scholarships to graduating seniors. The man on the far left wears a dark navy suit and red tie. The women wear formal attire in neutral colors, with the exception of the woman third from the left, who wears a bold floral print dress, belted at the waist. Several chairs, wooden windows, and one of the presenters at the event (cropped out of the photograph) can be seen around the room.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Adult Man with Drum at Salute to Youth Awards Program]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified male musician during the Salute to Youth Awards Program, an event awarding scholarships to students. The man wears a blue hat, white shirt, pants, and a gold band necklace. A black strap is over his left shoulder and ties to the djembe drum in between his legs. Behind him, a wooden podium with the Martin Luther King Middle School crest can be seen. Additionally, a green and white banner that reads "San Antonio Chapter of Links, INC" has been placed on long curtains. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph identifies the musician, but it cannot be read with certainty.
Date: 1992
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Adults and Students During Poster Art Contest]

Description: Photograph of unidentified students and adults during a poster art contest held at Martin Luther King Middle School. The photograph was taken candidly, while students complete their respective drawings on butcher paper. Two adult women on the far left look on. The group is in the school's cafeteria, judging by the furnishings and some of the equipment in the back. Accompanying information indicates the contest was held as part of Project LEAD (Links Erase Alcohol and Drugs), a national program initiated to educate youth on the dangers and downfalls of drug abuse.
Date: 1986
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Adults and Young Boy in Gates Elementary Classroom]

Description: Photograph of several adults and one young boy, gathered together for a group picture inside one of the classrooms of Gates Elementary. The boy, who stands in the middle, is holding a book. In the back, a green chalkboard runs the width of the right wall. Accompanying information indicates photograph was taken during a book illustrator activity for the National Trends and Services program of the Links organization.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Adults and Young Boy in Gates Elementary Classroom During Fall Semester]

Description: Photograph of several adults and one young boy, gathered together for a group picture inside one of the classrooms of Gates Elementary. The boy, who stands in the middle, is holding a book. In the back, a green chalkboard runs the width of the right wall. A scarecrow, pumpkin, and autumn decorations have been placed in the room. Accompanying information indicates photograph was taken during a book illustrator activity for the National Trends and Services program of the Links organization.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Agusta Whittier on Staircase Steps]

Description: Photograph of a woman, identified as Agusta Whittier, standing on the steps of a wide staircase. She wears light-colored formal attire that includes a floor-length dress and matching cardigan. In addition, she also wears slightly tinted glasses. Her hands rest on the railing of the staircase.
Date: unknown
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Agusta Whittier on Stairs]

Description: Photograph of a woman, identified as Agusta Whittier, standing on a set of curving stairs. She wears light-colored formal attire and smiles at the camera. Her hands rest on the stair railing.
Date: unknown
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Artist Joe Lewis at Boys and Girls Club Giving Presentation]

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Joe Lewis, standing in front of a room at the Boys and Girls Club in San Antonio, Texas, giving a slide presentation. He wears a dark blazer and khaki pants. A group of children and a woman in a blue top sit at plastic chairs and listen attentively. One of the girls present looks behind her back towards the camera. Mr. Lewis was an artist-in-residence at the San Antonio Museum of Art in 1994, and was invited to speak as part of the arts facet of the Chapter of the Links, Inc.
Date: 1994
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Artist Joe Lewis Presentation at Boys and Girls Club]

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Joe Lewis, standing in front of a room at the Boys and Girls Club in San Antonio, Texas, giving a slide presentation. He wears a dark blazer and khaki pants. A group of children and a woman in a blue top sit at plastic chairs and listen attentively. Mr. Lewis was an artist-in-residence at the San Antonio Museum of Art in 1994, and was invited to speak as part of the arts facet of the Chapter of the Links, Inc.
Date: 1994
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Artist Joe Lewis Presenting Slides at Boys and Girls Club]

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Joe Lewis, standing in front of a room at the Boys and Girls Club in San Antonio, Texas, giving a slide presentation. He wears a dark blazer and khaki pants. A young girl sits near the projector with her head resting on the table. Mr. Lewis was an artist-in-residence at the San Antonio Museum of Art in 1994, and was invited to speak as part of the arts facet of the Chapter of the Links, Inc.
Date: 1994
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Attendants Eating at Dorothy Washington Celebration]

Description: Photograph of several men and women sitting at a round cloth-covered table. Meals and beverages have been placed in front of them. Additional attendants can be seen on the left. A living room arrangement is visible past glass doors on the right. According to accompanying information, they were there to celebrate Link Dorothy Washington.
Date: 1992
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Attendees at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of unidentified people in conversation, taken candidly during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors. Cloth-covered tables, hanging party stream, a flag, and food tables can be seen around the room. The most visible of the attendees are a man and woman near an empty table. They are both in formal attire. The woman appears to be holding something close to her face. The man is flipping through a small book while holding sheets of paper.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Attendees in Conversation at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of attendees in conversation taken candidly during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. Two of the award recipients are present - D'Shandra Walker, wearing glasses and a floral dress, and a young woman wearing a houndstooth dress who faces away from the camera.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Attendees of 30th Annual Convention of the Arts and Videographer]

Description: Photograph of attendees of the 30th annual Convention of the Arts, standing on an elevated platform where speeches were conducted. They are directly in front of a tall green curtain and banner, standing in a row, smiling, as if stopping to take a picture. On the ground floor, a woman wearing headphones stands near a tripod. She is presumably part of the staff recording the event on video.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Attendees of the Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of three unidentified attendees of the Service to Youth Award Program, stopping to take a picture. The event awarded scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The woman in the middle wears a fitted canary blue skirt and matching button-up peplum top. A man on the left wears a dark suit, and the woman on the far right wears pastel green formal attire. Other attendees, chairs, and a wall partition can be seen behind them.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Audience at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of seated audience at the Service to Youth Award Program, an event awarding scholarships to graduating seniors. The group is inside a large interior space, seated around cloth-covered tables. Framed art, hanging party stream, and a food table can be seen in the back.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Audience in Gymnasium During 1994 Salute to Youth Awards Program]

Description: Photograph of men, women, and children sitting on plastic chairs in a school gymnasium. A woman stands near the back with a recording camera and tripod. In the back wall, balloons have been tied to a basketball court. Photograph was taken during the Salute to Youth Awards Program, an annual event organized by the Links, Inc., organization providing merit-based scholarships to youths.
Date: 1994
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Award Recipient and Others at Salute to Youth Awards Program]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of people taken during the Salute to Youth Awards Program, an event awarding cash scholarships to Martin Luther King Middle School students. They are standing just to the left of a food table and are wearing formal attire. The woman in the middle was an award presenter while the young woman on the far right received one hundred dollars in aid. The other three may be additional presenters, recipients, or parents.
Date: 1992
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Award Recipient and Presenter at Salute to Youth Awards Program]

Description: Photograph of two unidentified women stopping to take a picture together during the Salute to Youth Awards Program, an event awarding cash scholarships to Martin Luther King Middle School students. They each hold the side of an envelope, which is being given to the young woman on the right. They're shaking each other's hand. A dollar amount hand-written on the back of the photograph implies the young woman received one hundred dollars in aid.
Date: 1992
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Award Recipients and Presenter at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of a group of young men and women stopping to pose for the camera during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The group stands in a row variously dressed in formal attire, all of whom received awards at the event. The only identified member has been D'Shandra Walker, who stands on the far right wearing a bolero shirt over a short dress decorated with floral and butterfly motifs. An elevated platform is behind them, upon which an older woman in a green dress is candidly giving a speech behind a wooden podium. Food plates, framed art, and hanging decorative stream can be seen in the background.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Award Recipients and Presenters at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of a group of women stopping to pose for the camera during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The group stands in a row, with three recipients holding their respective Achievement Awards in the middle of two presenters at each corner. Discernible text identifies the young woman in the middle as D'Shandra Walker, who received the award for athletic academics. Art academics and academics were awarded to the young women on the left and right side of D'Shandra, respectively. An elevated platform with a wooden podium, framed art, and hanging decorative stream can be seen in the background. Slightly better exposed images exist in records.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Award Recipients and Presenters at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of a group of women stopping to pose for the camera during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The group stands in a row, with three recipients holding their respective Achievement Awards in the middle of two presenters at each corner. Discernible text identifies the young woman in the middle as D'Shandra Walker, who received the award for athletic academics. Art academics and academics were awarded to the young women on the left and right side of D'Shandra, respectively. An elevated platform with a wooden podium, framed art, and hanging decorative stream can be seen in the background.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio