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[Photograph of Young Woman with Umbrella]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young women posed standing with an umbrella held in her hands and supported against the floor. She wears a dark-colored blouse with buttons down the front, a skirt, and a hat with a bow on the side.
Date: unknown
Creator: Jackson, W. D.
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Postcard Addressed to Lois Matlock, June 17, 1908]

Description: Postcard sent to Lois Matlock with an illustration depicting a man walking up to a woman and being surprised by her appearance once she moves out from behind her umbrella; the caption reads: "Things Are Not What They Seem." There are also random notes throughout the card, including names placed above the man and the woman.
Date: June 17, 1908
Partner: Murphy Historical Society Inc.

[Photograph of Picnic on a Creek]

Description: Photograph of sixteen men and sixteen women standing on the bank of a creek. One couple at the top of the bank has an umbrella over their heads. The women wear dresses and the men wear button-up shirts, some with ties, vests, and suspenders. Two men are swimming in the creek. One man in the lower left hand corner of the frame is in the water up to his knees. Everybody wears hats except for the men in the water. There are plants on the bank and trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Semi-Photo Song Postcard, "Dreaming": Part 3]

Description: Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska with a photograph of a man laying next to a woman in a dress on the bank of a small creek; there are music notes and lyrics printed on the bottom of the card that read: "Sighing crying for the love that's growing." There is also a handwritten note on the reverse side of the card that says: "On Camp. Flatt Rock. About two hours before the swim."
Date: October 20, 1908
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[Semi-Photo Song Postcard, "Dreaming": Part 1]

Description: Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska with a photograph of a man holding a woman close while they both hold onto the handle of an umbrella; there are music notes and lyrics printed at the bottom that read: "Dreaming of you always little girl my darling." There is a note on the reverse side of the card written in red ink that says: "Well I want a little loving now and then if that loving one is you!"
Date: October 19, 1908
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

Canopy for Vehicles, & c.

Description: Patent to "improve the construction of canopies and to provide a simple, inexpensive, and efficient one adapted to be readily mounted on all kinds of vehicles, plows, machines, &c., where shade or protection from weather is desirable" (lines 11-15) with instructions and illustration.
Date: December 10, 1896
Creator: Buchanan, Hugh A. & Tisdal, Jefferson M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Umbrella-Stand.

Description: Patent for an umbrella-stand. It is meant to display umbrellas, parasols, walking-canes, etc. The frame is made from tubing secured by wire, a channeled plate along the sides of the frame, and the base is adapted to support umbrella tips.
Date: November 26, 1895
Creator: Perry, Thomas C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Umbrella.

Description: Patent for a new and improved sun umbrella. This design is "adapted to be attached to the person of the wearer, consisting of the top or cap piece having the projecting studs or pivots, fixed ribs, fastened rigidly in the back part of the cap, fixed supports bent to form the bulge and adapted to be fastened with their lower ends in a suitable brace or support, and moveable ribs arranged in pairs and pivoted upon the studs or pivots" (lines 73-81).
Date: May 26, 1885
Creator: Egan, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Umbrella and Sun Shade.

Description: Patent for a new and improved (sun) umbrella. This design utilizes an adjustable metal frame that can be attached to a piece of equipment (e.g., a tractor) or worn comfortably by a person. This allows for hands-free use while being protected from the sun and/or rain.
Date: February 8, 1881
Creator: Gray, Hiram Balderston.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Cader Benjamin Powell, 1902]

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Cader Benjamin Powell taken in 1902. He wears a suit and bow tie, and holds his hat in his left hand. In his other hand he holds an umbrella.
Date: [1980..1990]
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

Baby Picture

Description: Copy photograph of Pearle Knox (Aneff) at 2 years old. She is holding a light-colored umbrella and wearing a light-colored dress. She is standing outside in front of several potted plants.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Men Touring the Festival Grounds]

Description: Color photograph of two men, Dick Potter and Jack F. "Spot" Baird, touring the grounds of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. They are both wearing patterned shirts, denim overalls, and hats. The man on the right is holding an umbrella above him. Behind them is a building; on its surface is lettering that reads "Texan Cultures."
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Japanese Dancer from Matsuri Dance Group]

Description: Photograph of a Japanese dancer from the Matsuri Dance Group performing on stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a yellow and green outfit decorated with white and pink flowers and a multicolored belt around her waist. She is holding a pink and white umbrella. A multicolored wall with a "[CocaCo]la" logo, colorful pole, and a speaker are visible in the background.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Cooper High Pep Squad in Rain

Description: Copy negative of the Cooper High School Pep Squad standing in the rain in Shotwell Stadium. The girls are wearing matching uniforms and most are beneath tarps and umbrellas. They are on top of platform with a banner that reads, "Cougars Pride".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Women by House; Women by House

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. The first is of a woman, Thelma Graves, standing next to a house. She is wearing a dress and a hat, and holding an umbrella. The second is of two women, Lorene Graves and Jewel Sudbury, standing next to a house. Both women are wearing jumpsuits.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library