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[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

Abilene 1929 - Index

Description: First part of an index to Sanborn maps of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, listing street names and maps on which they appear.
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Text

Abilene 1929 - Index (page 2)

Description: Second page of an index to Sanborn maps of Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, listing street names and maps on which they appear.
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Text

Abilene 1929 - Key

Description: Sanborn map key for Abilene in Taylor County, Texas, showing the areas covered by numbered map sheets that contain more precise details related to risk assessment for fire insurance. Scale 1230 Feet to an Inch
Date: 1929
Creator: Sanborn Map Company
Item Type: Map

Abilene 1929 Sheet 1

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 1 (Skeleton)

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 2

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 2 (Skeleton)

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 3

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 3 (Skeleton)

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 4

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 4 (Skeleton)

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 5

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 5 (Skeleton)

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