Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
Download Folder

0 items

Popular float in the Battle of Flowers, San Antonio, Texas
Front
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
Popular float in the Battle of Flowers, San Antonio, Texas - Front. [1907-1911]. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. December 27, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll16/item/663/show/661.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

([1907-1911]). Popular float in the Battle of Flowers, San Antonio, Texas - Front. Historic Texas Postcards. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll16/item/663/show/661

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Popular float in the Battle of Flowers, San Antonio, Texas - Front, [1907-1911], Historic Texas Postcards, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed December 27, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll16/item/663/show/661.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

URL
Embed Image
Compound Item Description
Title Popular float in the Battle of Flowers, San Antonio, Texas
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons
Date [1907-1911]
About the Date This date was approximated by researching the building or site depicted on the postcard, or by examining the appearance of the postcard itself.
Caption Caption: "San Antonio, Tex. A POPULAR FLOAT - THE BATTLE OF FLOWERS" Caption: "The most interesting place in San Antonio is the old Alamo, where, on March 6th, 1836, Travis, Crockett, Bowie, and others lost their lives - an event that was but a forerunner of the Battle of San Jacinto, April 22d, 1836. This is commemorated every year in a "Battle of Flowers," when the streets are lined with floats and vehicles almost hidden with floral decorations."
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Fiesta San Antonio (San Antonio, Tex.)
  • Parade floats
  • Flowers
Subject.Topical (AAT)
  • parades
  • floats (vehicles)
  • flowers (plants)
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • San Antonio, Texas
Genre (AAT)
  • postcards
Language English
Physical Description 1 color postcard
Postcard Number 2460
Type (DCMI)
  • Image
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
Original Item Location ID 1970-001, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Sub-Series 7, Box 4, Folder 114
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b5040369~S11
Original Collection George Fuermann "Texas and Houston" Collection
Original Collection URL http://archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=356
Digital Collection Historic Texas Postcards
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll16
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
Use and Reproduction This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please cite the item using the citation button.
Item Description
Title Front
File name fpc214.jpg