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[Close-Up of Gay Games IV Unity Poster]

Description: Close-up view of part of a poster advertising of the Gay Games IV in 1994. There is a picture of the Statue of Liberty above the words, "Unity '94 New York City. For Registration or Other Information on The Games Call 212-633-9494." Logos for sponsors are printed along the bottom.
Date: 1994
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Libby Prison During the War.

Description: Poster depicting a large, red-brick building and ranks of soldiers in the background and white tents in the foreground. Text under the image reads, "Compliments of J. Thompson Brown & Co., Real Estate Agents and Auctioneers, 113 Main St., Richmond, Va."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Germans Reading Poster]

Description: Photograph of a group of Germans reading a poster picturing and explaining Nazi atrocities in concentration camps and explaining them. One of the German women has a bicycle with her.
Date: May 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Men Talking

Description: Copy negative of two men in suits facing each other. In-between the men is a drawing of three cartoon figures in different hats and the words, "TEXANS are Independent and Productive People, Taking Pride in Their Ability to Compete for National and International Markets".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Advertisement

Description: Copy negative of a theater poster advertising Don Marlowe. The poster features photographs of Mr. Marlowe with several other t.v. and movie stars as well as a listing of Mr. Marlowe's t.v. and movie appearances.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Actresses

Description: Copy negative of a scrapbook page covered in portraits of young movie stars. There is a large portrait of Mary Miles with the word, "Movie Stars" printed on it. Written across the top of the page is, "Movie Stars- 1916. 1918-1920". Written above the picture of of Ms. Miles is, "Wally Akin sold Minter Movies. She was 16 years old."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

United Fund

Description: Photograph of the two people standing next to a door holding an informational advertisement that reads "Alcoholism is a disease". There is a poster hung on the door that reads "Normal and Alcoholic, When a drinker's need for alcohol becomes just that... a need... he is an alcoholic. A normal drinker can always leave it alone. For information, call Abilene Council on Alcoholism Information Center". There is a typewriter and a book on the desk in the background.
Date: 1960
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Movie Poster, Silent Screen Star

Description: Copy negative of a movie poster featuring actress May Murray wearing light colored fur clothing. There is a Christmas scene on the border around her. There are handwritten notes and another partially visible picture at the bottom.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Exterior

Description: Copy negative of the Paramount Theater in Abilene, Texas. There is a neon sign that says, "PARAMOUNT" and the lit-up marquee reads, "Coming Soon, Comes A Horseman".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Movie Stars Dancing

Description: Copy negative of a magazine clipping of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers dancing. She is wearing a black evening gown and he is wearing a black tuxedo. Beside the photograph is printed, "1936 1937" and above it text reads, "Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Throwing the golden loot of a string of victories into the show of their dreams ...A lavish, tingling love tilt...rolling in fun and, as with all their successes, Pandro S. Berman, producer, will have melodies composed by a great name in music."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Actor

Description: Copy negative of a magazine clipping featuring the actor George O'Brien. Featured is a portrait of Mr. O'Brien wearing a suit and tie next to an image of three men dressed as cowboys on horseback. Above that image is text that reads, "George O'Brien, Ace star of the rugged outdoors... hard hitting he man with the box-office kick of a bucking bronc. In SIX action dramas staged on the frontiers of adventure. Produced by George Hirliman."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Actress

Description: Copy negative of a poster of a portrait of actress Mary Miles. She has curly blond hair and dark lipstick. Above her image are the words, "Movie Stars". Below the poster are three photographs of a man and a woman. Written above the poster is, "Wally Akin sold Minter Movies. She was 16 years old," and written beside it is, "Mary Miles Minter Star of 1916 to 1920".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Links Chapter Documentation: Poster Art Contest]

Description: List of rules for a poster art contest for students about Martin Luther King, Jr. sponsored by the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. "Living the Dream: A Call for a Celebration of Freedom and Justice for Everyone -- 'Let Freedom Ring'" is the theme of the contest. Also includes a letter from Margaret Winn inviting parents and their children to attend a workshop about the life and ideals of Martin Luther King, Jr. There is a form at the bottom of the letter that parents should complete and return.
Date: November 20, 1986
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Letter from Margaret Winn to Parents - November 20, 1986]

Description: Letter from Margaret Winn inviting parents and their children to attend a workshop about the life and ideals of Martin Luther King, Jr. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a poster contest after the workshop. The workshop and contest are sponsored by the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. There is a form at the bottom of the letter that parents should complete and return. Also included with the letter are the rules for the contest and a handwritten report about the workshop and contest completed after the event.
Date: November 20, 1986
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio