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[Belgian Bolls]

Description: Photograph of a girl playing the Belgian boll game at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is standing in front of a long black board on the ground with a red ball flying in the air over it. Other people and tent roofs are visible in the background.
Date: [1998-08-06..1998-08-09]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Belgian Boll Game]

Description: Photograph of children playing bolls, a Belgian game, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a boy stands in front of a long, black platform used to roll the ball. Children sit and stand on either side of the boy, waiting for their turn to play.
Date: [1992-08-06..1992-08-09]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Cotton Picker

Description: Patent for a cotton picker. This invention relates to pneumatic cotton-pickers using a suction box for detaching bolls of cotton from pods. Illustration included.
Date: May 26, 1905
Creator: Hyde, Thomas B.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department