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  Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
 Collection: Institute of Texan Cultures Texas Folklife Festival Collection
[Corn Shucking Contest]

[Corn Shucking Contest]

Date: [1992-08-06..1992-08-09]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of a corn shucking contest at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Individuals kneel in front of buckets as they shuck corn. Members of the audience sit and stand around the contestants. A road is visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Woodcarver Rod Johnson]

[Woodcarver Rod Johnson]

Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of Rod Johnson demonstrating wood carving at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Rod wears a blue and white striped shirt with black suspenders, a tan straw hat, and navy pants. He sits in a folding chair, carving a small object while two young festival participants watch.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Pair of Hungarian Dancers]

[Pair of Hungarian Dancers]

Date: [1992-08-06..1992-08-09]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of the Csardas Hungarian Dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The female dancer, left, wears a necklace, white blouse, vest, embroidered apron, vertically striped skirt, and leather boots. The male dancer, right, wears a straw hat, white dress shirt, vest, formfitting white pants with embroidered detailing, and leather boots. The pair of dancers are arm in arm.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Blue Corn the Native-American Storyteller]

[Blue Corn the Native-American Storyteller]

Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of Blue Corn, the Native-American storyteller, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is performing on stage behind a microphone on a stand. A sign that says "Story Tellers" is hanging on the wall behind her.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Joe Pyle Crafting Glass]

[Joe Pyle Crafting Glass]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of Joe Pyle demonstrating glass crafting at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Using a blowtorch, he is bending and twisting a long, thin tube of glass into a squiggly spiral.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Charles Orlowski Demonstrating Glass Blowing]

[Charles Orlowski Demonstrating Glass Blowing]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of Fred Huddleston demonstrating glass blowing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a leather cowboy hat, he is holding a bulb of glass on a rod and is blowing air into it through a blow tube.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Italian Folk Dancers of San Antonio Performing]

[Italian Folk Dancers of San Antonio Performing]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of the Italian Folk Dancers of San Antonio performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A group of girls dressed in traditional folk dresses are dancing onstage. In the foreground, one girl is holding her skirt as she skips across the stage.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Delbert Brewster Blowing Cow Horn]

[Delbert Brewster Blowing Cow Horn]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of scrimshaw artist Delbert Brewster blowing a cow horn at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has a mustache and is wearing a cowboy hat, sunglasses, and a plaid shirt. The cow horn has been decorated with scrimshaw engraving.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Claudia Ball with O. T. Baker at Smokehouse]

[Claudia Ball with O. T. Baker at Smokehouse]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of festival director Claudia Ball with former director O. T. Baker at the Smokehouse at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Ball is on the left wearing a wide-brim hat and shirt patterned with an old packaging label for "hominy grits." Baker, on the right, is wearing a cowboy hat, big glasses and a button-up shirt.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Catherine Carpenter Making Jelly]

[Catherine Carpenter Making Jelly]

Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of Catherine Carpenter making jelly in the jelly and preserves booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a peasant blouse, a long skirt, and protective gloves, she is squeezing a bundle of fruit gathered in cloth. The juice is going through a strainer and is gathered in a metal pot.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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