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Front view of a house decorated for Christmas

Description: Picture of the front of a house decorated for Christmas. The front door has a reef hanging on it and there is a shrub wrapped with Christmas lights next to the walkway.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Charles R. Delphenis

Detail of window and decorative painting at Mission Concepción

Description: Photograph of a window and decorative painting at Mission Concepción, in San Antonio, Texas. The window is set in an alcove near the ceiling and has four wooden segments, each with two panes of glass; there are several latches holding the window closed. The walls and window frame are painted white and there is a decorative, dual-colored circle motif painted along the arched corner of the wall and the ceiling.
Date: May 4, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Christmas Celebration]

Description: Photograph of downtown Orange, Texas being decorated for a Christmas Celebration. A road is barricaded and the street lamps have decorations on them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Table with Holiday Decorations]

Description: Photograph of a table inside the League City State Bank, decorated with a few festive holiday touches. A candelabra and a mini tree are set atop the table. Above the table is a large framed piece of art. A medium-sized office plant sitting to the left of the table is festooned in tinsel. To the left of the plant is a vault.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

Christmas Tree in Downtown Abilene

Description: Copy photograph of a large Christmas tree in downtown Abilene at night. The tree is lit with floodlights and behind it is a building. Lights of several business can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wedding Shower Party

Description: Copy negative of two women identified as Menvil Mae Buchanan and Mary Frances Seastrunk standing side-by side behind a table. In the foreground, the table is full of food, silverware, and a tea service with a centerpiece of flowers, hearts, and a bride-and-groom figurine.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Five People at Banquet

Description: Copy negative of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Fireash, John Grant, Dr. Bynum and Mrs. Catherine Bynum are sitting at a banquet table eating desserts with beverages. They are all dressed for a formal occasion, the women are in dresses, two men are in suits and the third man is wearing a tuxedo. School buses are drawn on the table cloth with one year increments. Behind the table are streamers with a single music note hanging on it. a row of chairs sits against the back wall with three windows.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Six People By Giraffe

Description: Copy negative of six unknown people, three males and three females, alternating boy girl, are standing underneath a model of a giraffe. The young adults are dressed for a formal occasion, the males are wearing suits and the girls are wearing dresses. The stairway behind them is decorated with flowers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Six People By Giraffe

Description: Copy negative of six unknown people, three males and three females, alternating boy girl, are standing underneath a model of a giraffe. The young adults are dressed for a formal occasion, the males are wearing suits and the girls are wearing dresses. The stairway behind them is decorated with flowers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wedding Shower Party

Description: Copy negative of eight women posed around a table that is decorated for a wedding shower including a centerpiece of flowers, hearts, and a bride-and-groom figurine. The women are standing behind the table except for two who are sitting at either end. They are dressed up and wearing large white corsages. Four of the women are identified as Doris Duke, Menvil Mae Buchanan, Mary Frances Seastrunk, and Louise Baker.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Detail of decorative painting on stucco at Mission Concepción

Description: Photograph of detail in a decorative painting on the stucco at Mission Concepción in San Antonio, Texas. The image appears to be a sunburst pattern in yellow and brown with red accents. There is a rope attached to the wall in part of the image.
Date: May 4, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Festive Circulation Desk at Helen Hall Library]

Description: Photograph of three staff members at the Helen Hall Library circulation desk wearing their Halloween costumes, complete with make-up. Halloween decorations are visible behind them on the wall and hanging from the ceiling.
Date: October 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Decorated Oil Platform]

Description: Photograph of an oil platform in the ocean decorated with streamers and semi-circular banners. A rectangular banner reads "Hughen School for Crippled Children", and a man sits at a piano to the right. Several other people stand on the platform.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Decorated Car in Parade]

Description: Photograph of a car decorated like a birthday cake driving down a road during a parade in Port Arthur, Texas. Other cars and people are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Two Photographs in Port Arthur]

Description: Two photographs in Port Arthur, Texas. The first photo shows a podium decorated with streamers, and in the bottom photo, a man in a suit stands in a doorway.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Decorated Truck]

Description: Photograph of a decorated truck used as a float during a parade in Port Arthur, Texas. The sign on the side of the truck reads: "PROGRESS - Made Possible By Your Support. Chamber of Commerce". A building is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Lace Fragments]

Description: Three fragments of lace in varying sizes and shapes. It appears to have stripes of a butterfly or flower pattern, edged in rings.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Women in a Decorated Car]

Description: Five females ("Aunt Matie, Edith Preston, Lena, and two of Edith's friends", a legend states on the back)) in a decorated car outside the Western Union Telegraph office. Signs on and by the building read "Crazy Well Flats and Modern Rooms", "Cigars", and "Western Union Telegraph and Cable Office."
Date: 1910?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Staff Members Decorating for Christmas]

Description: Photograph of Veree Walker (the Bursar Office Manager) and James Crockett (an English Instructor) adjusting items under a silver Christmas tree. The two are kneeling near the tree and appear to be arranging plastic bags filled with fruit under the tree.
Date: 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: St. Philips College

[Twelve Seats in a Courtroom]

Description: Photograph of twelve seats, a table, and a fireplace decorated with garlands and wreaths for Christmas, in a courtroom in Center, Texas. A man is partially visible to the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Decorations on Wall]

Description: Photograph of carved decorations on the wall of the Texas & Pacific Lofts building in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Decorated Pavilion]

Description: Photograph of a pavilion decorated with greenery in Newton, Texas. The W. H. Ford Male/Female College is visible across the street in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Decorated Stores]

Description: Photograph of decorated stores on a road in Port Arthur, Texas. A few cars are parked in front of the buildings.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast