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[Austin Dam]

Description: Photograph of the Austin Dam. The water is flowing through the dam's open floodgates.
Date: 1938?
Item Type: Photograph

[Young People in Line]

Description: Photograph of a group of young men and women standing in line behind a table. They are standing on a stage or platform so they might be receiving diplomas or certificates. One woman stands in the foreground, looking up at the stage.
Date: October 1954
Item Type: Photograph

[Young People Speaking on Stage]

Description: Photograph of a young man and woman standing on a stage in front of a room of people making a speech. A sign on the wall behind them has the 4-H logo on the corners and says "To Make The Best Better." Several people are in the audience in the foreground.
Date: March 12, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Girls' 4-H Campsite]

Description: Photograph of tents in a field with a lot of trees. According to a handwritten caption below the image, it is the campsite for a girls' 4-H camp in Travis County.
Date: July 1946
Creator: Ross Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[4-H Members]

Description: Photograph of a girl sitting at a desk and reading a book with the 4-H logo on the cover, and a boy standing behind her looking over her shoulder.
Date: February 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Woman Speaking at a Podium]

Description: Photograph of a young woman speaking from a podium at a 4-H event. A young man stands behind her and other young men are in the background. They are outdoors, but under a roof. Trees are visible in the background.
Date: 19uu
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman and Child Outside a House]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing on the front steps of a house with a child sitting next to her. The house is small and wood-sided. The area around the house is dirt and is not landscaped.
Date: March 29, 1963
Item Type: Photograph

[4-H Members Giving Presentation]

Description: Photograph of a young woman speaking at a podium in the front of a room. Two other girls are standing to her right and two boys are taking their seats to her left, all 4-H members. A screen is visible in the background. The shoulder of an audience member is visible in the lower left corner.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman Outside a House]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing on the porch of a wooden house and pointing away from the camera. In the lower right corner the trunk of a car is partially visible with things sticking out of it.
Date: May 10, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Women in a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of two women standing in a kitchen looking at the contents of a cabinet. The woman on the left is wearing a suit and the woman on the right is wearing a dress with an apron and slippers. It appears that the woman on the left is teaching the woman on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Women Outside a House]

Description: Photograph of two women standing on the front porch of a wooden house. On the porch are tables with potted plants. A brick pathway leads up to the house.
Date: 19uu
Item Type: Photograph

[Style Show]

Description: Photograph of two girls modeling dresses on a stage with a small floral arrangement. A sign on the curtain behind them reads, "There's magic in the right know how."
Date: June 1954
Item Type: Photograph

[4-H Club Style Show]

Description: Photograph of a girl in a dress smiling while walking down stairs from a stage. Next to her is a floral arrangement in the shape of the 4-H logo.
Date: May 1956
Item Type: Photograph

[Group Portrait of Girls on Stage]

Description: Photograph of a large group of girls in dresses standing on a stage. A big basket of flowers is in front of them and a painted backdrop of a forest is behind them. A banner hanging from the stage is partially visible and reads, "Tour T---."
Date: 19uu
Item Type: Photograph

[Award Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of an award ceremony. A man receives an award from another man at a podium, while several other men sit in chairs behind them. A sign on the wall above the stage reads, "Agriculture." The heads of several audience members are visible in the foreground.
Date: November 3, 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Girl in a Garden]

Description: Photograph of a girl holding vegetables in her hands while standing in a garden. She wears a white dress and sandals. Houses are in the background.
Date: June 3, 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Exterior View of a House]

Description: Photograph of a house. Three chairs are on the front porch. Some wooden planks lead up to the porch. The yard is not landscaped. Trees are visible in the background.
Date: November 21, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Boy in a Garden]

Description: Photograph of a boy in a vegetable garden. He leans over and feels the leaves of a plant. A chain-link fence is in the background.
Date: June 22, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Man on a Tractor]

Description: Photograph of a man driving a tractor. He leans down and looks at the ground. Two other men are standing next to the tractor. A sign reading "3" hangs from the front of the tractor.
Date: November 6, 1954
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman in a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing in a kitchen opening a drawer. A cabinet door is open and dishes are visible. A calendar is on the wall.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Girl with a Paper Mache Dog]

Description: Photograph of a girl holding a paper mache dog, standing in front of a camera on a tripod. Several young men and women are in the background and some tents are visible behind them.
Date: 19uu
Item Type: Photograph

[Man with Horses]

Description: Photograph of a man walking through a field with two horses. A colt or pony is partially visible behind one of the horses.
Date: 19uu
Item Type: Photograph