[Rain Sinks Balloons to be Released]

Description:

Photograph of the floor guides handling balloons after their attempted release on the opening day of the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The balloons were grounded due to the rain from Hurricane Delia. A bunch of balloons are on the ground while the floor guides are trying to untangle a different bunch. Children are playing with the balloons while other festival participants are also picking them up. A cameraman is filming the action.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Creation Date: September 7, 1973
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: 12
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Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 7, 1973
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 7, 1973
Description:

Photograph of the floor guides handling balloons after their attempted release on the opening day of the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The balloons were grounded due to the rain from Hurricane Delia. A bunch of balloons are on the ground while the floor guides are trying to untangle a different bunch. Children are playing with the balloons while other festival participants are also picking them up. A cameraman is filming the action.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Keyword(s): festivals | balloons
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-S2
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth227490
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image