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The World on a Globular Projection

Description: This sheet includes a map of the northern and southern hemispheres shown as connected circles. The continents are shaded in colors and labeled including some countries, cities, and bodies of water. At the bottom of the page is "A Chart, exhibiting the progress of Christianity from the birth of our Saviour to the present time" broken down by continents.
Date: October 13, 1830
Creator: D.F. Robinson & Co. (Hartford, Conn.)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[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: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Father Tom Grilling Souvlaki]

Description: Photograph of Father Tom grilling souvlaki in the St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is standing behind a large black grill topped with skewers of meat. He is holding a saucepan on the right and a large baster in the other. A black fan and the roof of the tent are visible in the background.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church Food Booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antoni, Texas. In the photograph, two men cook dozens of shish-kabobs on an open grill. Both men wear matching black hats as they cook.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Group of May Day Participants]

Description: Photograph of participants in May Day procession at St. Ignatius Catholic Church where Father Duffy was the pastor. The group is posed in several rows: young girl at the front (Mary Margaret McBride) is holding a pillow with flowers on it; directly behind her, two young boys wearing capes (Jerry Sangalli, and Billy Fortune) have their hands folded; to either side, two young women wearing dresses (Hellen Gallagher and Jane McNamara) also have their hands folded and the girl to the left is holding a piece of paper; at the back, center of the group, a fourth girl (Betty Zoe Garza) is dressed as May Queen wearing a white dress and veil, also holding a piece of paper. Betty Zoe Garza, May Queen, stands in back; In next row are Hellen Gallagher, Jerry Sangalli, Billy Fortune and Jane McNamara. In foreground is Mary Margaret McBride.
Date: May 18, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Cajun Gumbo Cooking]

Description: Photograph of Irvin Boudreaux and Melvin Breaux preparing Cajun gumbo at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The two men wearing red shirts are standing behind a large metal drum filled with gumbo. The man to the left is stirring the gumbo with a long wooden stick. Various festival booths with brightly colored canopies are visible in the background.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[St. Alphonsus Church Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the St. Alphonsus Church food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man is cutting fajita meat and preparing ingredients for the grill. He wears a red hat, a navy shirt, and denim jeans.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Okra Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Galliens preparing okra at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Mr. and Mrs. Galliens are wearing white aprons as they serve okra to festival participants. The demonstration was performed in the Houston African-American Communities Area at the festival.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 69, July 1965 - April, 1966

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 561.
Date: 1966
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Letter from Carl Richardson and Mario Salas - May 31, 1971]

Description: Letter from Carlos Richardson and Mario Marcel Salas of the Student National Coordinating Committee to Bishop O. Eugene Slater and other members of the Christian community. They write to propose a number of possible philanthropic and charitable solutions that their churches may use to help San Antonio's impoverished residents. It includes the establishment of legal defense funds and transportation to those on welfare, among others.
Date: May 31, 1971
Creator: Richardson, Carlos & Salas, Mario Marcel
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

The Dallas Journal, Volume 56, 2010

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 95.
Date: October 2010
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 93, July 1989 - April, 1990

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 575.
Date: 1990
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association