[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Drummer]

Description:

Photograph of Jack Batisse, an Alabama-Coushatta Indian drummer, at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing traditional tribal clothing: a blue shirt decorated with red and yellow ribbons, a headdress with white and brown feathers, a beaded necklace and an armband. He is holding a large mallet and beating a drum in front of him. Festival visitors are visible standing behind him.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Creation Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]  
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: 135
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From August 4, 1977 to August 7, 1977
Description:

Photograph of Jack Batisse, an Alabama-Coushatta Indian drummer, at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing traditional tribal clothing: a blue shirt decorated with red and yellow ribbons, a headdress with white and brown feathers, a beaded necklace and an armband. He is holding a large mallet and beating a drum in front of him. Festival visitors are visible standing behind him.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): festivals | drums
Series Title: 6th 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_TFF77-E168
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth285068
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image