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[Band Performing]

Description: Photograph of a band performing on stage, with a guitarist, saxophonist, and pianist visible. The man in the center is possibly a singer. Hi hands are blurry from movement, probably clapping or tapping a tambourine. A few women are visible in the background, standing behind the band.
Date: November 18, 1954
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

[Elderly Couple]

Description: Photograph of an older couple standing with a table between them. On the table is a cake with candles, possibly a birthday cake or anniversary cake.
Date: June 10, 1959
Item Type: Photograph

[Mrs. Dena Collins with Turkeys]

Description: Photograph of a woman kneeling down in a room full of turkeys. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says "Mrs. Dena Collins, Home Dem. Club member and poultry demonstrator, Pilot Knob Community, Travis Co."
Date: May 6, 1958
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

[Style Show]

Description: Photograph of two girls standing on a stage at a style show wearing fancy white dresses. A sign on the curtain behind them reads, "There's magic in the right know how." A woman sits at a table with a microphone at the back of the stage.
Date: June 1954
Item Type: Photograph

[Style Show]

Description: Photograph of a girl walking on stage during a style show wearing a floral print dress. A sign on the curtain behind her reads "There's magic in the right know how."
Date: June 1954
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

[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

[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

[L. B. Allen Arranging a Bedroom]

Description: Photograph of L. B. Allen standing in a bedroom. A doll is on the bed, two pictures hang on the walls, and there is a bedside table with a lamp. According to a handwritten note on the back of the photo, she is giving a bedroom demonstration as part of the Pflugerville Home Demonstration Club.
Date: February 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Man and a Boy]

Description: Photograph of a man opening a freezer inside of a building, with a child standing next to him. The interior walls of the building are not finished.
Date: October 1954
Item Type: Photograph

[Women Gardening]

Description: Photograph of two women standing in a field, leaning over and pulling vegetables out of the ground. A house and a telephone pole are visible in the background.
Date: May 1957
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman with Dishes]

Description: Photograph of a woman putting dishes away neatly in a kitchen cabinet, probably as part of a home demonstration.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Women Recieving Certificates]

Description: Photograph of a group of young women wearing white dresses and standing on a stage in a line holding framed certificates. A man and a woman stand on either side of the group. A sign above the stage reads, "Agriculture."
Date: November 3, 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Eating]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting at the end of a long table eating a plate of food. The room might be a classroom; there are signs on the wall on the left reading "ones," "tens," and "hundreds."
Date: July 15, 1959
Item Type: Photograph