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Parade, Drum major; Parade, Band

Description: Copy negative of 2 images from a city parade on Cypress Street, in Abilene, TX. In image a the band leader is walking backwards and guiding the band. A few feet behind him the band follows. Cars are lined on the side of the street and buildings are visible in the background. Image b is of members of the band marching down the street. The trombone and saxophone are two of the visible instruments.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People with Cameras and Lights

Description: Copy negative of the McMurry Band preparing to be filmed by a television station in Dallas. Band members sit in front of music stands and hold their instruments. There is a camera man looking into a camera and two people talking while the conductor sifts through sheet music. There are 'no smoking' signs hung throughout the DRLD-T.V. studio.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

"Living Band"

Description: Copy negative of Abilene High School's "living band". There are ten students playing instruments and one woman sitting in a black dress on the stage. Stage decorations include screens with music notes on them and stars on the back wall. Members of the band are playing various instruments included the piano, drums, bass, trombones and clarinets.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Skit

Description: Copy negative of an audience viewing a skit at the McMurry Band Banquet. There are themed decorations throughout the building including a giraffe and bamboo. There are stairs that lead to another level in the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Woman Standing Together

Description: Copy negative of two unknown people, one male and one female, attending the McMurry Band Banquet. The female is wearing a long light colored dress with puffy sleeves. The male is wearing a three button suit with a striped tie. They are surrounded with themed decorations including bamboo and flowers. There are also music stands, microphones, and various instruments.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Shiner Hobo Band]

Description: Photograph of the Shiner Hobo Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Three men stand on stage playing instruments in front of a white wall. The men on the left and right wear hats with "Shiner Hobo Band" printed on them. The man in the middle is wearing a mask and suspenders that say "Lone Star". Other musical equipment and people are visible behind them.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Shiner Hobo Band]

Description: Photograph of the Shiner Hobo Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two men playing accordions sit in the front row wearing hats that say "[Shiner] Hobo B[and]". Other members of the band and musicals instruments and equipment are visible in the background. Displayed in the wall behind the band is a "Miller [Lite]" logo.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Shiner Hobo Band]

Description: Photograph of the Shiner Hobo Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The band member in the middle wears a hat decorated with a printed "[Shiner] Hobo Band" logo. Three members of the band stand playing saxophones in front of folding chairs, other instruments, and a white wall in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of many unidentified people attending Lyndon B. Johnson Day at the Abilene Municipal Airport in Texas. Many of the people hold signs supporting John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson for President and Vice President. Two cars from news stations are visible. A marching band plays in the background. Abilene Aviation Co. hangars are visible in the background.
Date: 1960
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Harry Choates and Band]

Description: Photograph of Harry Choates and his band performing underneath a neon sign that says "Burger Beer." Choates, to the left, is playing a violin. To the right, a woman in a polka dot dress sings. Three other men are lined up further to the right playing a banjo, a guitar, and a standup bass.
Date: unknown
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of The Clique]

Description: Photograph of the band The Clique posing in three rows for the camera. In the first row, the man to the left is wearing a buttoned black shirt, and the man to the right is wearing a loose floral jacket with a thick chain necklace. On the second row (left to right), there is a man in a lightly colored band uniform, a man wearing a shimmering jacket, and another man wearing a type of band uniform. There is a lone man in the third row, wearing a black jacket with epaulets. Listed long the bottom of the photo is the band's management, then the band's name, and then their recording company.
Date: unknown
Creator: Vogel, Lou
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast