You limited your search to:

  Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
 Serial/Series Title: 15th Annual Texas Folklife Festival
[Opening Ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival]

[Opening Ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival]

Date: July 31, 1986
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the opening ceremony of the 15th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man is standing in the middle of a large crowd of people, holding a pair of scissors and a blue ribbon in his hand. People in the crowd behind him are raising umbrellas in the air and clapping.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Quilting Demonstration]

[Quilting Demonstration]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a quilting demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, members of the Kashmere Senior Center sew on a large quilt with many different fabrics and colors. The two women work on the quilt on the Houston African American Communities area.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Sam Richardson, Master of Ceremonies]

[Sam Richardson, Master of Ceremonies]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Sam Richardson at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Sam, the master of ceremonies for the festival, stands on an indoor stage wearing a long sleeve white shirt with denim jeans, a light-colored fedora, and a leather belt. He speaks into a microphone in front of a large audience of festival participants.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Sheep-Sheering Demonstration]

[Sheep-Sheering Demonstration]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Perfecto Cervantes shearing a sheep at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Perfecto holds the sheep still with one hand as he uses an electric razor with the other hand. A crowd of festival participants watch Perfecto shear the sheep.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[The Slippers Zoddico Band]

[The Slippers Zoddico Band]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Slippers Zoddico Band performing at the 15th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The band, playing zydeco music, performs on a stage with a brightly colored backdrop. The Slippers Zoddico Band is from Houston's Frenchtown area.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Spinning Wheel Demonstration]

[Spinning Wheel Demonstration]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Martha Atkins demonstrating wheel spinning at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Martha sits on a bench to the left of a festival participant, showing her how to create thread from sheep's wool.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[St. Alphonsus Church Food Booth]

[St. Alphonsus Church Food Booth]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of the St. Alphonsus Church food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man is cutting fajita meat and preparing ingredients for the grill. He wears a red hat, a navy shirt, and denim jeans.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[O. T. Baker Preparing the Smokehouse]

[O. T. Baker Preparing the Smokehouse]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of O. T. Baker preparing food to be smoked at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. O. T. stands behind a wooden table covered in ingredients like cacti, onions and potatoes. He wears a cowboy hat, a white shirt with a floral design, and a long necklace made of red beads and animal teeth.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Performance]

[Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Performance]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Trinidad and Tobago Carnival performance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A large banner reading "Trinidad and Tobago present to you the Carnival Sea Fantasy, costumes made and designed by Henry Thompson, D.J. Tall Boy." A woman carrying a large costume stands in front of the sign.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Trinidad and Tobago Fish Costume]

[Trinidad and Tobago Fish Costume]

Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a woman wearing a Trinidad and Tobago Carnival costume at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The elaborate costume consists of three fish enclosing the woman's head and arms. The fish are made of a heavy cord woven in and out of metal caging.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
FIRST PREV 1 2 3 4 5 NEXT LAST