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  Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
 Decade: 1970-1979
 Serial/Series Title: 1st Annual Texas Folklife Festival
[29 Club Members Performing]

[29 Club Members Performing]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of 29 Club members, representing Fox Hunt Follies festival in Center, Texas, performing songs and dances of the 1920s at the Texas Folklife Festival. The performance is at night on an outdoor stage; the photograph is taken from out in the audience. Men and women are dressed colorful costumes. Most of the women are wearing solid, brightly-colored dresses with bloomers that cover the knee. Each woman has a white shoulder sash. The men are wearing suits and 1920's style bowler or skimmer hats. One man is dressed in 1920's striped swimwear and playing a guitar.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[29 Club Members Singing and Dancing]

[29 Club Members Singing and Dancing]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of 29 Club members, representing Fox Hunt Follies festival in Center, Texas, performing songs and dances of the 1920's at the Texas Folklife Festival. The performance is at night on an outdoor stage; the photograph is taken from out in the audience. Men and women are dressed colorful costumes. Most of the women are wearing solid, brightly-colored, dresses with bloomers that cover the knee. Each woman has a white shoulder sash. Two men are in suits and are wearing 1920's style bowler hats. Two other men are wearing shorts and polo shirts with 1920's style skimmer hats. Many of the performers are making some gesture with their arms, either raised, out in front, or gesturing toward the audience.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Aerial View of Crawfish Racing Track]

[Aerial View of Crawfish Racing Track]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of crawfish racing track from taken from above at the Texas Folklife Festival. Close to the center of the photograph is a square white table painted with concentric red and blue circles. People are crowded around waiting for the start of the crawfish race, sponsored by Texas Champion Crawfish Races in Port Arthur. In the top portion of the photograph there are large yellow letters displayed on a grassy hill that read, "Port Arthur". Directly below that, smaller orange letters read, "Texas Greatest Corner".
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[African-American Singer Performs Onstage with Pianist]

[African-American Singer Performs Onstage with Pianist]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Amenolee Whitaker, African-American singer from Stephen F. Austin University, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a summer dress with a quilt pattern and white sandals, performing onstage with a pianist. She stands behind a microphone stand to the right of the seated piano player who is facing away from the audience and wearing a green dress. In the background, a beige curtain and colored streamers are hanging.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[African-American Singer Performs with Pianist]

[African-American Singer Performs with Pianist]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Amenolee Whitaker, African-American singer from Stephen F. Austin University, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a summer dress with a quilt pattern, performing outdoors during the day on a grassy field. She is standing behind a microphone stand to the right of a seated piano player who also has a microphone set up. The Institute of Texan Cultures visible in the distant background as well as the base of the Tower of the Americas.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Basket Display]

[Alabama-Coushatta Basket Display]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Alabama-Coushatta baskets being displayed in Indian Village at the Texas Folklife Festival. On a table in the foreground are a variety of tan baskets. Some are small and some large, but all are woven. On the other side of the table, women and children are surveying the baskets. In the center, a woman with large red sunglasses is looking at the display.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Dancer Performing]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Dancer Performing]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta Indian dancer performing for a crowd at the Texas Folklife Festival. His clothing is traditional: brightly-colored yellow, red and black, and heavily decorated with feathers. He is wearing knee-high cream-colored animal fur boots, a black loin cloth, a yellow shirt and a dark-colored headdress. Attached to his back are two large bunches of red, yellow, and black feathers, arranged like a fan in a semi-circle. He is dancing on the grass in front of a crowd of spectators.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band Marches]

[Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band Marches]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band, a Scottish band, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. The band members are in formation and dressed in traditional Scottish clothing as they march through the festival. Crowds of festival visitors are visible behind and beside the band.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band Performs Onstage]

[Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band Performs Onstage]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band, a Scottish band, performing at night at the Texas Folklife Festival. The band members, dressed in traditional Scottish clothing, are lined up onstage. Drummers are on the right and bagpipe players on the left. The photograph, taken from amongst the audience, shows many festival visitors sitting in front of the stage.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band Performs Onstage at Night]

[Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band Performs Onstage at Night]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band, a Scottish band, performing at night at the Texas Folklife Festival. The band members, dressed in traditional Scottish clothing, are lined up onstage. Drummers are on the right and bagpipe players on the left. The photograph is taken from the right side of the stage, showing the performers at an angle.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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