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[West Shady Grove Church Members]

Description: Copy negative of a choir gathered around an organ in a grove of trees outside the West Shady Grove Church. The girls are dressed in white and hold bouquets. One of the women sits at the organ, and a man stands on either side of it.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Whitefield at Field Table]

Description: Photograph of Clarence Whitefield seated at a field table and playing a harmonica. A helmet and clothes sit on the table.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers With Instruments]

Description: Photograph of Jacob Gotfryd and two other friends playing instruments on the steps in front of a building.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Playing Instruments]

Description: Photograph of Walter Conrad and another unidentified soldier sitting on stairs leading to an open door and playing instruments. The man on the left plays a banjo, and the man on the right plays an accordion.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Woman Sitting at a Piano]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman sitting on a piano bench. She is wearing a light-colored dress and glasses and her hair is pinned on top of her head.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Young Girl Playing a Piano]

Description: Photograph of a young African American girl sitting in front of a piano. She is wearing a light colored dress and has bows in her hair. Her fingers are on the keys and her right foot is on one of the pedals. A bouquet of flowers is placed on the back of the piano.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Young Girl Playing a Piano]

Description: Photograph of a young African American girl sitting in front of a piano. She is wearing a light colored dress and has bows in her hair. A bouquet of flowers is placed on the back of the piano.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Portrait of a Woman Playing Piano]

Description: Photograph of a young African American woman sitting on a bench in front of a piano. She is wearing a dark graduation gown with a white collar and a matching cap and tassel. Her hands are on the piano keys, but her body is turned to her right facing the camera. Sheet music is on the ledge above the keys, and a photograph is on the top of the piano.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Woman Playing the Piano]

Description: Photograph of an African American woman playing the piano in a church pulpit. She is wearing a formal dress with a corsage pinned on her chest.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Willie Champion playing Flamenco guitar]

Description: Photograph of Willie "El Curro" Champion, a Flamenco guitarist, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. "El Curro" performs on-stage in front of a large crowd. He rests one foot on a wooden chair as he plays into a microphone. He is wearing a floral shirt, dark pants and sunglasses.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Willie (El Curro) Champion, Flamenco Guitarist]

Description: Photograph of Willie (El Curro) Champion performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The guitarist performs on-stage in front of a large crowd of festival participants. He strums the guitar wearing a floral shirt and a silver wristwatch.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[John Henry (Bones) Nobles Performing Onstage with his Bones]

Description: Photograph of John Henry (Bones) Nobles, from Beaumont, performing onstage with his bones at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing an African-inspired tunic, light-colored pants, and a leopard-print beret. He is standing in front of a microphone holding a cane and some bones which he is shaking around to make noise.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Serengeti Fusion Jazz Band Member]

Description: Photograph of a band member of Serengeti, a fusion jazz band, performing on a stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is playing the saxophone directly in front of a microphone held up by a stand. He is wearing black sunglasses, a blue and yellow printed shirt, and a black badge around his neck with "Yama[ha]" printed on the front. A second man and the white roof of the tent are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Marching Band at a Holiday Festival]

Description: Photograph of a uniformed marching band performing at the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights in Walter Hall Park. The band uniform is a head-to-toe ensemble in red, marigold yellow and white. The drum major, who is wearing a mostly white uniform and a fuzzy white hat, conducts the band although he is only visible from the back.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Drumline Performing at a Holiday Festival]

Description: Photograph of the drum line of a marching band performing at the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights in Walter Hall Park. Their uniforms are head-to-toe ensembles in red, marigold yellow and white; text on the chest reads, "LIONS." The individuals in front are playing the toms while the bass drummers and snare drummers stand in formation close behind.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Fourth of July in League Park]

Description: Photograph of the League City Community Band performing at the Fourth of July naturalization ceremony in League Park. The band is seated with their instruments and music stands while the conductor stands in front of them. A white picket fence encloses the area where they play.
Date: July 4, 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[High School Marching Band in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of the Clear Creek High School marching band walking in formation at the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. The french horn section is in view, while the trumpet section follows close behind. The band members are all in uniform which consists of a white shirt and maroon pants.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Flautists Marching in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of the flautist section of the Clear Creek High School Marching Band, walking in the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. Standing in formation, the flautists are all in uniform, which consists of maroon pants and white shirts.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Marching Band at a Holiday Festival]

Description: Photograph of a uniformed marching band performing at the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights in Walter Hall Park. The uniform is a head-to-toe ensemble in red, marigold yellow and white. The drum major, dressed in a mostly white uniform and fuzzy hat, is standing before the band and conducting the performance. A majorette maneuvering her baton is standing in view.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

Accordion Player

Description: Copy print of a young man, identified as Glen Hutson, standing on a wooden boardwalk leaning against a railing. Behind him, there is a disorderly woodland of different species of plants and trees. He wears a hat, pants and matching waistcoat, and small bow-tie. With both hands, he holds an accordion. Accompanying information states that Glen married Ester Knudsen and had one child, Elsie Laverne Hutson Christensen.
Date: 1927~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

El Campo City Garage

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of the El Campo City Garage on what looks like a celebratory day. A line of children stand in front of the garage, posing for the photograph. Members of the Danevang Band, all of whom are holding different musical instruments, stand behind the children and to the right of the picture. An automobile covered in text is visible between the two clusters of people. The garage's sign has text on it which reads: "[Oil] & Accessories" and "Acetylene Welding."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Patty at Piano in Church

Description: Photograph of a woman, identified as Patty Jensen, seated on a wooden bench in front of an organ inside Danevang Lutheran Church. She wears glasses, a white pearl necklace, and a white dress. Several bell-shaped plants have been set on top of the organ. To the right, there are various religious implements: a white basin, a wooden podium, and candlestick on top of a table. Accompanying information states: "Patty played the piano and organ for Danevang Lutheran Church from 1967 thru 2010."
Date: April 19, 1992
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Helvig Berndt on Accordion

Description: Photograph of an elderly man, identified as Helvig Jensen Berndt, sitting on a round couch with an accordion. He wears a suit and thin bow tie. His hands are clasped around the accordion which rests on his lap. Behind him, a window partially covered by a curtain is seen. To the left, in front of Helvig, a wrapped present and a tall arrangement of flowers have been placed on a small table.
Date: 1930/1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society