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[Boy at the Sugar Cane Mill]

Description: Photograph of a young blonde boy at the sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has inserted a cane of sugar into the grinding mechanism which is powered by a horse walking around in a circle.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Sugar Cane Mill]

Description: Photograph of the horse-powered sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A white horse harnessed to a log pole is walking around in a circle to move the grinding mechanism at the center. Two men are standing at the grinder while another man is following the horse.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Visitors Looking at Cane Mill]

Description: Photograph of a man and a young girl looking at the sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival. The mill is comprised of an iron grinding mechanism resting on a base of wooden logs, and a large tree limb that rotates above it to power the grinder. The man is holding the young girl's hand, and pointing to the opening where sugar cane is put in.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Sugar Cane Mill]

Description: Photograph of Travis W. Kuykendall operating a sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival. The mill is powered by two horses walking in a circle. The horses are attached to a big log which rotates as they walk. The log is attached to the grinding mechanism which grinds the sugar cane into sugar. Strings of pennant flags decorate the area. A man is standing with the horses and another man is at the grinder, putting in the sugar cane. Kuykendall is walking toward the horses from the right. In the foreground, some spectators are partially visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Feeding Sugar Cane into the Mill]

Description: Photograph of a man feeding sugar cane into a cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man is putting two stalks of sugar cane into the iron mechanism which grinds them into sugar. The grinder rests on a base made of wooden logs.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pioneer Sugar Cane Mill at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Slide of San Antonio, Texas' Lester Theis' pioneer sugar cane mill. There is a man walking as he drives two white horses. The horses are the engine to the equipment that is attached to them. The Honey Man Booth is in the background as well as spectators. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections