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[People Onstage During a Presbyterian Convention]

Description: Photograph of four men and one woman on a stage by a podium and a microphone. The woman and two of the men are lined up on the right side of the image. They are all looking toward the other two men, who are on the left side of the image. One of the men is sitting on a chair by the curtain in the background, and the other one is standing and facing the three other people. In between the two groups of people, there is a podium, a large bouquet of flowers, and a tall microphone. There is handwriting on the back of the image that reads, "Harlingen Convención del Valla Mayo 1953".
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Students Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of several Lower Valley School students playing volleyball outdoors. The students are wearing numbered shirts. Because the school had no gym, sports were played year round. The teams would be picked on Mondays and would play together for the week.
Date: May 1952
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Commencement Program for North Texas State College, May 25, 1952]

Description: Commencement program for the 1952 graduating class of North Texas State College. Printed on the cover are the words, "The Baccalaureate Service of North Texas State College. Denton, Texas. Sunday, May Twenty-Fifth. Nineteen Hundred and Fifty-Two. At Eleven in the Morning. The Main Auditorium." The commencement program includes both a hymn and the order of service.
Date: May 1952
Creator: North Texas State College
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Acock Laboratories interior equipment]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Acock Laboratories in east Austin near East Fifth Street. The machinery is dirty with use, and a fresh bag of Acock Brand product sits on one of the machines on the right.
Date: May 17, 1952
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Scouting, Volume 40, Number 5, May 1952

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. A table of contents appears on page 1.
Date: May 1952
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

[Funeral Program for Leroy Gildon, February 15, 2001]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Leroy Gildon, born May 29, 1951 and died February 8, 2001. The funeral was held February 15, 2001 at East End Church of God, officiated by Rev. James Daniels. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 15, 2001
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[General Motors] Ground Breaking

Description: Photograph of the groundbreaking of the GM plant in Arlington. James L. Conlon, Edwin C. Klotzburger, Tommy Vandergriff, Amon G. Carter, Sr., and John F. Gordon are standing outside in front of banners wearing suits. Three of the men are holding decorated shovels, and one is holding a microphone.
Date: unknown
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Young Motor Co.

Description: A text on the photograph identifies it as "May 1952-Grand Opening after fire of 1951,"/ "316 E. Hubbard Street," /"Photo by A. F. Weaver." This business was the local General Motors dealership and garage. It became Barnett-Young in late 1960's and in 1984 after Cecil Young's death it was Barnett Motor Co. The building is adjacent to the Baker Hotel parking garage, and, in 2007, it houses the H & H Tire Company.
Date: May 1952
Creator: Weaver, A. F.
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Client Card: Mr. G. W. Blodgett]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. G. W. Blodgett, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: "Pop Chalee Head" (Repatine), "Bust of Ascensio Chama", "Bust", "Bust", "Six Busts" (12 copies), "Bronze" (Repatine, repair), "Head", "Head Little Indian Girl" (Margaret Lewis), "Head Little Indian School Boy" (Clarence Reed), "Head Little Indian School Boy" (Ivan Lewis), "Head Indian Girl" (Katherine; base), "Head Indian Girl" (Romita; base), "Head Indian Girl" (Daisyl; base), "Base" (2 copies), "Head of Woman" (base), "Head of Man" (base), "Head of Man", "Head" (2 copies), "Head", "Mr. Dee Bibb" (base), "Portrait Head of Mr. Chapman" (base), "Portrait Head" (base), "Small Religious Figure with Closed Back", "Portrait Head" (base), "Portrait Bust", and "Head" (3 copies; Repatine).
Date: February 1931
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

First Baptist Church Parsonage Remodel: Elevation and Partial Plan

Description: Elevation plan and partial plan to remodel the parsonage for First Baptist Church in Olney, Texas. It includes an elevation drawing of the front of the parsonage, a partial drawing of the floor plan, and a section drawing of the existing and planned exterior walls.
Date: May 20, 1952
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.