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[Display of Clothing]

Description: Photograph of a display of handmade clothing. A sign on the display reads, "Texas Blind Deaf and Orphan School."
Date: May 24, 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Women on Stage]

Description: Photograph of a group of young women standing in a line on stage at the front of a room with other young people sitting in rows of chairs facing them. They appear to be giving a presentation. A banner for 4-H is on the wall behind them.
Date: March 12, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Children on Stage Holding Signs]

Description: Photograph of children standing on a stage in the front of a room holding signs that say "candy," "cookies," "cake," and "pie," with people in rows of chairs facing them. A banner for 4-H is on the wall behind them.
Date: March 12, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Mrs. Dee Gabrial Collins]

Description: Photograph of Mrs. Dee Gabrial Collins with another woman in a room with tables. The tables have sewing machines and projects on them.
Date: July 15, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Women Sewing]

Description: Photograph of a woman seated and working at a sewing machine while another woman stands next to her and leans over to help or teach her. Another woman stands behind them. A purse and some papers are on a table in the foreground.
Date: November 21, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Women and a Child]

Description: Photograph of a child sitting on the steps of a building (possibly a church), with two women standing on either side of the steps.
Date: March 27, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Women Sewing]

Description: Photograph of four women in a room working at sewing machines making clothes. The tables are covered in fabric and projects.
Date: July 15, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman Sewing]

Description: Photograph of a woman working at a sewing machine, with three more women watching her. There are broken windows in the wall behind them, and boxes on a high shelf.
Date: September 1, 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Women Sewing]

Description: Photograph of four women sitting and standing around a table with a sewing machine making clothes. There is extra fabric and tools on the table and chairs around them.
Date: May 10, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Boys Giving a Presentation]

Description: Photograph of two boys standing at a table and a microphone in the front of a room making a presentation. A girl sits at a table behind them. A sign to the left of the stage is partially visible and reads, "4-H Motto, Make the Best Better."
Date: March 12, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Man Speaking on Stage]

Description: Photograph of a young man speaking at a microphone on a stage. Other young adults are at tables in front of the stage, and two young men are seated on the stage. A sign to the left of the stage is partially visible and reads "4-H Motto, Make the Best Better."
Date: March 12, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Children at Tables]

Description: Photograph of a group of young boys standing in a row behind tables with a microphone. Other children sit in chairs facing them, and a few sit on the stage in the background.
Date: March 12, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman in a Home]

Description: Photograph of a woman in an apron standing in the middle of a cluttered room, with a china cabinet, telephone, sewing machine, and chairs visible. The photo is taken looking through the doorway of a bedroom into the other room. The walls are not fully painted and there are patches on the ceiling.
Date: March 27, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Outside a House]

Description: Photograph of a man standing outside of a house with his hand on the door handle and a paintbrush in his other hand. A wooden chair sits next to the house and a water tank is visible behind the house.
Date: November 21, 1964
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman on a Porch]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing on steps leading up to the porch of a house. The front wall of the house has been partially plastered, but has wood siding at the top.
Date: March 27, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Women Outside of a House]

Description: Photograph of two women standing outside of a house with an enclosed porch. The area around the house is dirt and is not landscaped. Fields are visible in the background.
Date: March 27, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman and Child Outside a House]

Description: Photograph of a woman and child sitting on steps leading up to the front door of a house. The area in front of the house is dirt and is not landscaped.
Date: March 29, 1963
Item Type: Photograph

[Students in an Auditorium]

Description: Photograph of students standing at a picnic table holding sheets of paper and singing together or giving a presentation. Other people are watching, sitting at various picnic tables in the auditorium.
Date: September 1, 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Women with Pots and Pans]

Description: Photograph of a woman sitting at a table covered in pots and pans, with two more women standing next to her. Empty chairs are facing them.
Date: July 15, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Display of Hand-Sewn Items]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing in front of a display of clothes, fabric, a sewing machine and sewing patterns. A sign above the display reads, "Good sewing techniques + proper equipment = well finished, fitted garment."
Date: May 24, 1960
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Painting a Room]

Description: Photograph of a man painting a room using a small paintbrush, with a ladder and two chairs in the middle of the room.
Date: November 21, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Post Office Building]

Description: Photograph of the United States Post Office building in Manor, Texas, with gravel in front of it. A house is visible in the background.
Date: March 29, 1963
Item Type: Photograph