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[Woman Seated on Floor in Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman, seated on the tile floor of a kitchen. She wears a denim skirt and acid-wash top with ruffled sleeves, white pantyhose, and black boots. She appears to be grabbing an object from the bottom metal drawer of the oven. On the counters, various pots, drinking coolers, dishes, plates, and snacks have been placed. Accompanying information indicates that the photograph was taken during a nutrition activity of Project LEAD at the Eastside branch of the Boys and Girls Club. Project LEAD stands for Links Erase Alcohol and Drugs. It is a national program initiated to educate youth on the dangers and downfalls of drug abuse.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Outer Perimeter of Gates Elementary]

Description: Photograph of the outer perimeter of Gates Elementary. No part of the actual building is shown, only the school's sign, which stands on a green pole in the distance near a stop sign. An announcement in black lettering about an upcoming PTA meeting has been placed directly underneath the school name and horse mascot. A neighborhood of single-story houses can be seen across the street.
Date: 1995
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[You and Your "Career"]

Description: Informational packet regarding careers and employment. The packet includes activity and informational sheets regarding employment. Cartoon figures demonstrating various careers appear on the front cover.
Date: 1986~
Creator: Southwestern Bell Telephone.
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

Link to Link: The President's Newsletter, Volume 5, Number 7, September 1996

Description: Link to Link is the national newsletter for the The Links, Inc., issued by the organization's president. It contains letters from the president as well as information about the national assembly, regional conferences, financial statements (including pledged donations), the organizational charter and bylaws, officers and elections, service programs, and other activities of The Links, Inc. This particular issue contains much information about the events of the recent 30th National Assembly.
Date: September 1996
Creator: Links, Inc.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Large Row of Presenters and Award Recipients at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of a large standing row of men and women, stopping to take a group picture during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. Starting tenth from the right, the six young men and women huddled together in the middle were all award recipients. The only identified member, however, has been D'Shandra Walker, who stands last among the six in a floral print dress and glasses. On each side of the six are presenters and attending audience members. Behind them, a woman appears to be giving a speech from a wooden podium that has been set atop an elevated platform.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[D'Shandra Walker Accepting Award at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of a young woman identified as D'Shandra Walker accepting her award at the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The image was captured candidly, as D'Shandra accepts her award from a female presenter in red. Ms. Walker wears a bolero top that ties just above her waistline and a matching print dress decorated with floral and butterfly motifs. Hanging party stream, a chandelier, and framed art can be seen around the two women.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
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.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[D'Shandra Walker Walking up to Receive Award at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of a young woman identified as D'Shandra Walker during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The image was captured candidly, as D'Shandra seemingly makes her way up to receive her award. She wears glasses, small hoop earrings, a bolero top that ties just above her waistline, and a matching dress similarly decorated with floral and butterfly motifs. Hanging party stream, a chandelier, chairs, the corner of a wooden podium, and a few members of the attending audience can be seen in the back.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Profile of Presenter at Service to Youth Award]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman speaking at a wooden podium during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. She is wearing glasses and a brown top with a stylized, black geometric print. Hanging party streamers, framed art, and wooden doorways can be seen around her.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[D'Shandra Walker Accepting Award and Shaking Hands with Presenter]

Description: Photograph of a young woman identified as D'Shandra Walker accepting an award at the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. D'Shandra also shakes the hand of her presenter, a woman in a dark blue skirt and matching top. They both appear to be holding still for an additional photograph that is being taken on the left. A third woman, far right, is standing by in a pastel green ensemble while holding a stack of papers. Hanging party streamers, framed art, and cloth-covered tables can be seen around them.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Female Award Recipient at Service to Youth Award Program]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young woman during the Service to Youth Award Program, an event providing scholarships to graduating seniors; presumably, at the high school level. The image was captured candidly, as she walks away from a wooden podium, perhaps after receiving her award. She wears small hoop earrings and a houndstooth vest with a solid back. Party streamers hanging off of a chandelier can be seen directly in front of her.
Date: 1996
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Martin Luther King Middle School Students in Room]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of Martin Luther Kind Middle School students inside what may be one of their school's classrooms. They are seated on yellow and red chairs, which have been positioned to face one part of the room. Their teacher, presumably the older woman near the American flag, is wearing a short-sleeve orange shirt and light-colored skirt. With food plates and drinks in hand, they appear to be at a festive occasion of some sort.
Date: 1993
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Martin Luther King Middle School Students and Teacher]

Description: Photograph of a group of young boys and girls, students of Martin Luther King Middle School, inside what appears to be a classroom. They are in the middle of eating. Their teacher is presumably the older woman standing off to the left. She wears a gray skirt and matching blouse with black piping. An American flag can be seen in the back.
Date: 1993
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Martin Luther King Middle School Students Laughing]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of Martin Luther Kind Middle School students inside what may be one of their school's classrooms. They are seated around a rectangular table. Other students are standing and laughing. Their teacher is presumably the woman on the far left wearing a white long-sleeved top. An American flag can be seen off to the right near a brick wall.
Date: 1993
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Woman Receiving Award During Salute to Youth Program]

Description: Photograph of a woman receiving an award during the Salute to Youth Program, an event providing cash scholarships at Martin Luther King Middle School. Although most appear to have been students, some recipients were reasonably older. The woman has stopped to take the picture with her presenter, the woman on the left wearing a floral-print skirt and blouse. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph indicates that the recipient was awarded five hundred dollars in aid. It also identifies the women as Yolanda McCoy and Carolyn. It does not, however, match names, or provide a last name that is clear enough to read for Carolyn.
Date: 1993
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Martin Luther King Middle School Students Seated at Table]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified group of Martin Luther Kind Middle School students inside what may be one of their school's classrooms. They are seated around a rectangular table and have been photographed candidly while in conversation. Three adults can be seen around the table, with the third all but cropped from the photograph on the far left. An American flag can be seen in the back.
Date: 1993
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Giddy Martin Luther King Middle School Male Students]

Description: Photograph of three unidentified boys, students of Martin Luther King Middle School, while at a festive occasion. With drinks in hand, they are giddily smiling and making hand gestures. Adults can be seen in the back at a cloth-covered food table. Further than that, through a doorway on the left, a kitchen can be seen.
Date: 1993
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Martin Luther King Middle School Students Eating and Teacher]

Description: Photograph of a group of young boys and girls, students of Martin Luther King Middle School, inside what appears to be a classroom. Seated on yellow metal chairs, they are eating from paper plates and have drinks on the floor. Their teacher is presumably the older woman standing off to the right. She wears a gray skirt and matching blouse with black piping.
Date: 1993
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Children at Links program]

Description: Photographs of an educational program hosted by the San Antonio Chapter of Links, Inc. In the uppermost photograph a man sits at a computer to demonstrate something to the children. In the lowermost photograph a group of children face away from the camera.
Date: 1995
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Event participants]

Description: Scrapbook page for the San Antonio Chapter of Links, Inc. The page includes three photographs of women attending a program. Two pairs of women stand together in the uppermost photographs. Women sit at a table in the lowermost photograph. One woman is applying a facial mask.
Date: 1995
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Image
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[The Gates Star, Volume 1, Number 1, December 1995]

Description: December 1995 edition of The Gates Star, a publication of Gates Elementary School in San Antonio, Texas. The newsletter includes news pieces and photographs of the staff.
Date: November 1995
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Photographic Merchandise]

Description: Photograph of photographic merchandise in an unidentified retail location. Photo batteries have been placed on a cardboard presentation. Underneath it, rolls of film varying in ISO speed have been gathered on metal hooks. A gold garland on the counter above it indicates that the photograph was taken during the Christmas holiday season. Through a glass door in the background, a parked car is seen.
Date: 1995
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio