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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.
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Partner: UNT Libraries

Pigment holder

Description: Glass pigment holder with 7 hand-blown corked glass bottles containing powdered pigment; hand-turned wooden stand to hold bottles (a), has a lid with a finial (b); bottles are about 6 cm. high x 1.8 cm. diam.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Girl Painting in Frontier Playland]

Description: Photograph of a red-haired girl painting on brown paper in Frontier Playland at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She has a very serious expression on her face. On the table in front of her is an image of a girl, painted in red, blue, and yellow.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ellisa Schob Painting Pottery]

Description: Photograph of Ellisa Schob, from Marshall Pottery, painting a pot at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is sitting at a table, grasping the mouth of the pot with one hand and painting with the other. Painted on the outside of the pot is a blue and white design of different types of people. Schob has her brown hair pulled back and is wearing a white t-shirt and an apron with her name on it.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Elizabeth Mitchell Painting Pottery]

Description: Photograph of Elizabeth Mitchell, from Marshall Pottery, painting a pot at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is sitting at a table, grasping the mouth of the pot with one hand and painting with the other. An array of paint brushes are laid out on the table. Mitchell has short brown hair and is wearing a Marshall Pottery apron.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Young Artists

Description: Photograph of a young Junebug Clark and Ron Oleksiak painting on the floor. The boys share paint cups and create their work on large white pieces of paper on the floor of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Photo by Bernice Clark. Clark PhotoFile: 7064-0012-4
Date: 195u
Creator: Clark, Bernice & Clark, Bernice
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Paint Brush.

Description: Patent for a new and improved paint brush. This design "consists in an extensible and contractible frame having means for clamping a brush within the same, and provided at the end of its component members or plates with a sockets or tubes, in which are fitted adjustable stems carrying brush holders or sockets at their ends which are capable of receiving an angular adjustment in relation to said stems" (lines 15-23).
Date: October 13, 1885
Creator: Nowlin, William Abner
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Letter from Ingrid Griggs to Lieutenant Colonel Charles R. Griggs, July 3, 1962]

Description: Letter to Lieutenant Colonel Charles R. Griggs from his wife, Ingrid, back home. Ingrid tells him that she has just finished "painting the upstairs bathroom" and that it was exhausting work. Finally she tells him: "Be sure you don't let your lecherous eyes linger on anybody keep if all for me."
Date: July 3, 1962
Creator: Griggs, Ingrid
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum