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Portrait of Man

Portrait of Man

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of an autographed portrait of Paul Harvey wearing a pinstripe suit, sitting in front of a map and globe at a Hendrick Hospital Birthday party.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Remarks of Barbara Jordan, Black Caucus Dinner Speech, September 29, 1974]

[Remarks of Barbara Jordan, Black Caucus Dinner Speech, September 29, 1974]

Date: September 28, 1974
Creator: Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996
Description: Text of speech delivered by Barbara Jordan regarding the role of black women in the economy and politics. Jordan delivers short biographies of Myrlie Evers, Coretta Scott King, Betty Shabazz, and Margaret Young.
Contributing Partner: Texas Southern University
[Demonstration on How to Make Sauerkraut]

[Demonstration on How to Make Sauerkraut]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of the Kendall County German food and craft demonstration booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. Mrs. Alvin Sueltenfuss is using a tool to shred cabbage over a large pot. She is working at the table that has jars of finished or fermenting sauerkraut on her right and half of a head of cabbage on her right. Behind her are knit fabrics hanging. In the background are people walking around the festival grounds.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Project SER Sponsored Menudo Booth]

[Project SER Sponsored Menudo Booth]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a booth serving menudo (a Mexican soup) that is sponsored by Project SER at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are three men to the right posing for the picture. They are standing next to a table where menudo-filled foam bowls are sitting. Behind them are men operating the booth. In the background are people walking in a walkway.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Man Participating in Scottish Caber Tossing]

[Man Participating in Scottish Caber Tossing]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of Scottish caber tossing at the Texas Folklife Festival. This shot shows a man who has just thrown a caber, which is wooden pole that has about the same diameter as his head and about twice or so his height. The caber is still in mid-flight. There are people scattered around him to spectate.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[A Tigua Woman Preparing Food]

[A Tigua Woman Preparing Food]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a Tigua woman bent over a pot and handling the food with her bare hands at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are two men looking into the pot at the food. The pot is sitting on a stump. The woman is dressed in traditional Tigua attire with heavy jewelry and a cloth tied over the top of her head. The men are dressed in a more Americanized style but one man who is in the foreground also has a bandanna tied around his head.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Scottish and Irish Bagpipers and Drummers Performing]

[Scottish and Irish Bagpipers and Drummers Performing]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of Scottish and Irish bagpipers and drummers performing with a large crowd surrounding them at the Texas Folklife Festival. This shot is focuses on a man in a plaid kilt playing a snare drum behind his fellow members in the performance. A bass drummer is in front of him, another snare drummer to his right and bagpipers to his left. In the background, there is a log cabin and a crowd of people watching the number.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[A Tigua Woman Preparing Various Dishes]

[A Tigua Woman Preparing Various Dishes]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of an elaborately dressed Tigua woman stirring food in a pan. There are various ingredients on the table in front of her. There is also a pot of food sitting on a stump to her left. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Balance Beam Performance]

[Balance Beam Performance]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of the gymnastic team of the San Antonio Jewish Community Center at the Texas Folklife Festival. On a balance beam is a girl performing a routine. At both ends of the beams are two men, also a part of the team, supervising the young girl and holding the ends of the beam. There are spectators sitting and standing behind the balance beam. Underneath the beam are large pads for the gymnast's safety.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Tigua Man Stoking a Fire Underneath a Frying Pan]

[Tigua Man Stoking a Fire Underneath a Frying Pan]

Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of a Tigua man squatting down to stoke a small fire in a makeshift stove at the Texas Folklife Festival. The stove is made up of bricks and has a steaming pan sitting on top of it. There another person to the far left who is holding a spatula, waiting to start cooking in the pan.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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