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  Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
 Decade: 1970-1979
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Drummer]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Drummer]

Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Creator: unknown
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.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Hoop Dancer]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Hoop Dancer]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta Indian hoop dancer at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancer is wearing traditional garments, which includes a beaded band around the forehead and chest, a breechcloth, and fur above the moccasins. He is dancing with several hoops while festival participants watch.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancer]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancer]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancer at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing traditional garments and what appears to be a roach headdress, likely comprised of fur and porcupine guard hair. The headdress comes over the front of his face and is gathered at the chin. A blue beaded band with a large circle decoration at the forehead circles his head. A wide, blue beaded band with similar diamond decorations hangs over his chest. He is wearing a red tank top; feathers are attached to his back.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancer]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancer]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancer at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing traditional garments and what appears to be a roach headdress, likely comprised of fur and porcupine guard hair. The headdress is tied at the chin. A beaded band with a large circle decoration at the forehead circles his head. A wide, blue beaded band, along with other beads and jewelry, hangs over his chest. He is shirtless; pink and white feathers are attached to his back. Other festival participants appear in the background.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancers at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancers are wearing traditional garments, comprised of beaded bands and breechcloths. Feathers of various colors are attached to their backs. Festival participants watch in the background.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancers performing in a parking lot at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancers are all wearing traditional garments, comprising of roach headdresses, beaded bands, breechcloths, moccasins, and feathers. Festival participants surround the dancers.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancers at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancers are wearing traditional garments, comprised of roach headdresses, beaded bands, and breechcloths. Feathers of various colors are attached to their backs.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancers at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancers are in traditional garments and appear to be preparing for a dance in a parking lot. An elaborate array of yellow, pink, black, and white feathers form the back of the garments. The dancers are wearing headdresses and fur and bell decorations on the legs, above the moccasins. Festival participants surround the dancers.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

[Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribal Dancers]

Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Alabama-Coushatta Indian tribal dancers at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The dancer in the foreground is wearing traditional garments, including white beaded bands around the forehead, arms, wrists, and neck. A blue beaded belt circles the waist. The dancer is wearing a purple breechcloth and his legs are covered with what appears to be fur and bells. Other dancers are visible behind him, along with the festival participants. Feathers of various colors are attached to the backs of the dancers.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Alabama-Coushatta Performance]

[Alabama-Coushatta Performance]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of Alabama-Coushatta Indian dancers performing the Eagle Dance onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are all dressed in elaborate and feathered costumes.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections