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[Boy shows a man what he wove]

Description: Photograph of three children standing near an adult man sitting at a desk. One boy holds a drawing of flowers, the girl stands next to the wall, another boy stands next to the man showing him a piece of weaving on a loom. book cases sit at the back of the room.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard of Weaver from Santiago Atitlán]

Description: Postcard of two young women in colorful clothes sitting on a strong path next to a wooden house with colorful textiles draped over rods. The young woman on the left has a small child in a fabric sling on her back. In the background, there are people standing by a fence in front of wooden and straw-thatched house. There are postcard markings on the back of the postcard, with a small description of the photograph's scene. There is also handwritten text on the back about traveling to Guatemala, addressed to Nelle Turney from someone with the last name Marshall.
Date: unknown
Partner: Murphy Historical Society Inc.

[Weaving class with Rudolph Fuchs]

Description: Photograph of students taken during their weaving class. Four women are seated at their workstations and working at their looms. Three men are in the background, the man on the right has been identified as Rudolph Fuchs, faculty instructor for the weaving class. A fifth woman is standing off to the side re-spooling her threads. This photograph was featured in the Yucca 1952 Yearbook on pg. 24.
Date: 1952
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Wade Clark selling baskets]

Description: Photograph of Wade Clark talking to Bernice Clark next to rows of hanging baskets. In the image, Clark, wearing overalls and a hat, is holding up a hand made basket for Bernice, wearing a camera around her neck. Next to them is long rows of baskets hooked along strings so they can be seen easily from the road.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cleaning a brush]

Description: Photograph of a woman cleaning weaving brushes. In the image, the unidentified woman is seated using the brushes to clean out any caught threads from the brush's bristles. Behind her is a collection of weaving instruments and fabrics.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Brushing a weaved blanket]

Description: Photograph of a woman brushing a weaved blanket pattern. In the image, the woman sits next to an open window with a weaving board in front of her. She is holding a brush in each hand to pass through the cloth to grab any loose threads.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Weaving Cloth]

Description: Photograph of a woman brushing a recently woven cloth. In the image, the unidentified woman sits along a back wall brushing a large patterned cloth with a weaving instrument in front of her. The Tennessee hill country can be seen through the open window beside her.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cleaning brushes]

Description: Photograph of a woman cleaning weaving brushes. In the image, the unidentified woman is seated using the brushes to clean out any caught threads from the brush's bristles. Behind her is a collection of weaving instruments and fabrics.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A bill of scantling for a loom]

Description: A bill of scantling for a loom from the Charles B. Moore Collection. The bill details the materials needed for a loom and the dimensions for the construction of the loom. The document was written by James Stewart.
Date: unknown
Creator: Stewart, James
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Weaving Demonstration at the 4th Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a woman demonstrating the process of creating yarn at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, the woman is smoothing the yarn with one hand and holding the wheel steady with the other. Many children and adults watch as she spins. The booth is covered in a canopy of made of streamers.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Weaving Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a man demonstrating weaving techniques in the Austin Weaver's Cooperative booth at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is sitting at a loom and is producing a striped fabric. A festival participant is watching the process; other participants and booths are visible in the background.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Weaving Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a woman demonstrating weaving techniques in the Austin Weaver's Cooperative booth at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. She is sitting and working on the small loom on her lap. Woven fabrics are hanging behind her.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Drop Spinning at the 4th Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Alice Allen from Fritch, Texas, demonstrating drop spinning at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, Alice is sitting on a table in front of fair participants, holding fibers in one hand and creating thread with the other. She wears a checkered dress and a large bow in her hair. Yarn spools are visible to the right of Alice.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Mode of and Means for Baling Fibrous Materials.

Description: Patent for a mode of and means for baling fibrous materials, especially materials that can be made into a lap or web. The invention doesn't have the issues that other balers have and uses a core, supported by the base, to wind the material around. The bale it forms is square so it can be easily shipped and the risk of fire is decreased. Caps for the bale are secured before the bale leaves the compress.
Date: November 5, 1895
Creator: Bruner, Thomas H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Young Boy and Girl in Traditional Mexican Costumes]

Description: Postcard of a young boy and girl dressed in traditional Mexican costumes. The children are standing on a woven rug with a traditional Mexican motif woven into it; two more hang side by side behind them. The boy, who is standing on the left-hand side of the image and facing the girl on the right, is wearing shiny black shoes, a billowy white shirt, and fitted black pants with a scroll design piped up each leg. He is also wearing a wide satin sash, a fitted vest that is decorated with traditional motifs, a scarf around his neck, and a wide brimmed hat. The girl is wearing a full high-waist skirt that has sparkly designs sewn onto it, a small white shirt with a motif design on the front, and a scarf that forms a sash and a vest. The girl is also wearing a flower headband in her hair, which is bobbed. Along with postcard stamps, there is a handwritten note on the back of the image.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, October 16, 1891]

Description: Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary and Charles Moore in which she updates them on her and her family's health; the weather; the crops; the new house Mrs. Ellis is building; taking rags to a weaver; hunting for chestnuts; Frank Albright studying to be a lawyer; and the children and their schools. Dinkie wrote part of the letter. She gave updates on the health of friends and family; the sowing of wheat; the weather and how that has affected her flowers; new shoes; and the chores Birdie does before she goes to school. She also comments on how Birdie is smart about work, but not about book learning.
Date: October 16, 1891
Creator: Dodd, Matilda & McGee, Dinkie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Birdie and Dinkie McGee to Mary, Linnet, and Charles B. Moore, March 10,1893]

Description: Letter from Birdie McGee to her cousin Linnet detailed Birdie and her grandmother's shared birthday celebration. The letter from Dinkie McGee to Mary and Charles Moore gave details on the health of several members of the family; the weather; the cost of crops; and the cutting of carpet rags. Included is a note saying that pieces of Birdie's dresses would be included. The smaller pieces are from Birdie's dress and the larger piece from a dress for Dinkie.
Date: March 10, 1893
Creator: McGee, Birdie & McGee, Dinkie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Pattern

Description: Pattern draft to weave coverlet, "Rattlesnake in Wilderness". Text written at the bottom says, "The begining [sic] of the Rattle Snake in the Wilderness."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Eloise Roe, Basketmaker]

Description: Black and white photograph of Eloise Roe, a basket maker, weaving parts of a basket-in-the-making. She is a participant of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Caning a Chair]

Description: Color photograph of James Ander, a chair caner demonstrating his work process to a few people gathered around to watch at the 7th Annual Texas Folklife Festival. He has begun the weaving process; a woman stands near him, pointing at the chair. A small building with a stone chimney is visible in the background.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Making a St. Brigid's Cross]

Description: Color photograph of a woman named Joan Moody, seated just in front of a wall at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. On her lap are thin strips of wood with which she has made a St. Brigid's cross, which is an Irish Christian symbol.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections