[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

Description:

Photograph of a group of Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancers at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancers are in traditional garments and appear to be preparing for a dance in a parking lot. An elaborate array of yellow, pink, black, and white feathers form the back of the garments. The dancers are wearing headdresses and fur and bell decorations on the legs, above the moccasins. Festival participants surround the dancers.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Creation Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Institute of Texan Cultures Texas Folklife Festival Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 307
Past 30 days: 22
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Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From September 7, 1973 to September 9, 1973
Description:

Photograph of a group of Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancers at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancers are in traditional garments and appear to be preparing for a dance in a parking lot. An elaborate array of yellow, pink, black, and white feathers form the back of the garments. The dancers are wearing headdresses and fur and bell decorations on the legs, above the moccasins. Festival participants surround the dancers.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): festivals | Native Americans | Alabama-Coushatta Indians | tribal dancing
Series Title: 2nd Annual Texas Folklife Festival
Partner:
University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Institute of Texan Cultures Texas Folklife Festival Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ITC_TFF73-S144
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth227484
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image