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[First National Bank Building]

Description: Photograph of the First National Bank building. It is a large brick building on the corner of a block. There are power lines in front of the building and a fire escape on the left side. There is a sign on the sidewalk to the left of the doors that says "Central Contracting Company General Contractors and Engineers Dallas, Tex., Houston, Tex.-Shreveport, LA."
Date: 1929~
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[F. A. Windhausen Groceries and Feed]

Description: Photograph of the F. A. Windhausen Groceries and Feed store. The brick building is at the corner of a block. There are large windows in front on either side of the door and an awning above. There is a sign for flour painted on the brick at the corner as well as a large sign in German.
Date: 1929~
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Maifest Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a parade float at Maifest. Two women and two men are sitting in a car. The car is decorated to look like a peacock. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 9, 1929" and "27."
Date: May 9, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Parade at Maifest]

Description: Photograph of a parade at Maifest. A crowd is gathered around floats passing by. They are standing by a row of businesses. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 9, 1929" and "22."
Date: May 9, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Crowd at Maifest]

Description: Photograph of a crowd at Maifest. Men and women are gathered around a covered patio.
Date: May 9, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Crowd at Maifest]

Description: Photograph of a crowd at Maifest. Several wooden tables with cups on them are set up. A group of six men are gathered around one table in the foreground. A large group of people are gathered behind a row of tables in the background.
Date: May 9, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Maifest Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a parade float at Maifest. Two women and two men are sitting in the float. It is decorated with flower vines. In the background, there is a man standing in a yard. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 9, 1929" and "21."
Date: May 9, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Maifest Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a parade float at Maifest. A man is sitting in front of a steering wheel in the center of the float. A boy wearing a chef uniform is standing to the left of the man. An oven is set up behind the man; a star-shaped sign above it says "G. Hermann Furniture Co.[,] Gas Ranges." The float is decorated with paper stars and fringe. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 9, 1929."
Date: May 9, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Crowd at Maifest]

Description: Photograph of a crowd at Maifest. The crowd is gathered on a road with a line of cars driving through. In the background, there are buildings. In the foreground, there are lines of flags hanging above the crowd. Text at the bottom-right of the image says "May 9, 1929" and "15."
Date: May 9, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Parade Float at Maifest]

Description: Photograph of a parade float at Maifest. Children are posing on a top tier of the float and on lowers steps. A boy and girl wearing crowns are sitting under a canopy on the top tier. The float is decorated with a large butterfly sculpture at the front, and vines on the sides. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 10, 1929" and "47."
Date: May 10, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Maifest Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a parade float at Maifest. Two girls and two boys are sitting in a large basket decorated with flowers. A large butterfly sculpture is in front of the basket. The bottom of the float is decorated with moss. In the background, there is another parade float. Text at the bottom of the image says "May 10, 1929" and "38."
Date: May 10, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Christmas 1929]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman standing outside a wooden house. There is snow on the ground and rooftop. Trees surround the home. Text on the bottom-right side of the image says "Christmas 1929."
Date: 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unidentified Group of Children]

Description: Portrait of a group of unidentified children. The children are posing in front of an unidentified building. They are in costume for the Mai-Fest. The photograph is dated May 10, 1929.
Date: May 10, 1929
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

Giddings Bank

Description: Photograph of an Giddings bank building in Brenham. It is a large building on the corner of a city block. There is a bicycle leaning against the curb in front of the building, and there is a clothing store to the right. One window says W. W. Searcy Attorney, and another window says D. C. Williams Real Estate Insurance.
Date: 1929~
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Item Type: Photograph

Abilene 1929 Sheet 226

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 100 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 65

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 100 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 41

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 100 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 205

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 50 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 17

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 50 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 24

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 50 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 38

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 50 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 8

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 50 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 6

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 50 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 206

Description: Sanborn map sheet showing an area of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, including geographic features, buildings, and details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 50 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map