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[G. Hermann Furniture Company Float]

Description: Photograph of the G. Hermann Furniture Company float in the Maifest parade in 1922. The float looks like a boat with flowers on it. There is a flag with the furniture company's name on the front and an American flag on the back. "Hermann's" is written at the front below the flag. The float is parked in front of a store. There are three men and a woman kneeling in front, and a woman, a man, and a child are sitting inside the float. "Mai-Fest 1922" is written on the photograph just below the back of the float.
Date: May 1922
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[La Grange Float]

Description: Photograph of the La Grange float in the Maifest parade in 1922. The float is a convertible car with flowers all over it and a sign that says "La Grange." A man and a woman are sitting in the car, and they are parked in front of some unknown houses. There is another car in the background.
Date: May 1922
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Brenham Lumber Company Float]

Description: Photograph of the Brenham Lumber Company float in the 1922 Mai-Fest. The float is pulled by two horses, and it is decorated with flowers. There are four pillars and a basket in the middle with little girls standing in it in costume. There is a man on a horse behind the float, and they are in front of a house. The banner on the bottom says "Build a House, Rose Arbors Any Style & Size, Brenham Lumber Company." Written under the float is "Mai-Fest 1922."
Date: May 1922
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Fink Brothers Float]

Description: Photograph of the Fink Brothers float in the 1922 Mai-Fest parade. There are two men and a woman in the float. It is covered in signs for Tidal Wave Flour and "New Way" Flour. The large signs on the front and right side say "We sell these Famous all purpose Flours." There are sacks of flower in the float. Written under the float is "Mai-Fest 1922." The float is in front of some unknown buildings.
Date: May 1922
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Commencement Program for Normal College Training School, May 27, 1922]

Description: Commencement Program for Normal College Training School on May 27, 1922. The program is printed on cardstock and the program reads, "Commencement Program. Normal Training School. Saturday, May 27, 1922. Nine O'Clock. 1. Opening Chorus...Ninth Grade. 2. Address...Mr. Keith. 3. Class Poem...Pauline Rogers. 4. Instrumental Solo...Dora Flyod. 5. Class Prophecy...Lora Blair. 6. Instrumental Solo...Loretta Newton. 7. Essay, "What the Training School Has Meant to Me"...Eugene Wilkins. 8. Class Rhymes and Cartoons...(Owsley Jones. Bill Edwards) 9. Class Prevention...Robert Lomax 10. Delivery of Diplomas...Mr. Odam 11. Closing Chorus...Training School."
Date: May 1922
Creator: Normal College Training School
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of Flooded Road]

Description: Photograph of a flooded road. Top/Bottom of photograph reads: ON TO ROSENBERG! A ROAD (MAY 1922). The road (center of photograph) has white caps of water going over it. Ditches on either side are filled with water, also. Utility poles line the right side of the road.
Date: May 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Photograph of the Rosenberg Flood]

Description: Photograph of the "Rosenberg Flood 1922" as written at the bottom of the picture. A large group of people is standing on a road that has wooden barriers on it. The road is flooded and the land on both sides of this road is flooded also. A utility pole is in the far left side. Scattered trees in the background.
Date: May 1922
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Scouting, Volume 10, Number 5, May 1922

Description: Monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide.
Date: May 1922
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

[Funeral Program for Anna Kate Wilson, May 15, 1992]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Anna Kate Wilson, born July 18, 1923 and died May 11, 1992. The funeral was held May 15, 1992 at the Friendship Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. R. L. Archield, Sr. Funeral arrangements were made through the Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in the Capote Cemetery in Guadalupe County, Texas.
Date: May 15, 1992
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Althea Ann Harper, October 31, 2006]

Description: Funeral program for Mother Althea Ann Harper, born May 5, 1922 and died October 23, 2006. The funeral was held Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at Sunset Memorial Park and Funeral Chapel, officiated by Rev. A. C. Taylor. Funeral arrangements were made through Sunset Memorial Park and Funeral Chapel and she was buried in Sunset Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 31, 2006
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[View of tornado as seen from Congress Avenue downtown Austin, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the May 4, 1922 tornado in Austin, Texas, as seen from a rooftop on downtown Congress Avenue. Visible in the foreground are: the Queen Theater at 700 Congress Avenue, the Walter Tips Building at 708-710-712 Congress Avenue, and the F. W. Woolworth & Company at 800-802 Congress Avenue. The side of the Paramount Theater is also visible. There is a painted sign, on a building in the foreground, for Maxwell House Coffee. The tornado is clearly visible in the dark sky to the northwest of downtown. The original of this image is PICA 25989, which has not yet been scanned.
Date: May 4, 1922
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library