[Batik Demonstration]

[Batik Demonstration]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Batik lessons at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A long table is set up with cloth, string, and bowls of water for festival participants to learn the art of batik, and Indonesian form of embroidery. A woman wearing a bandanna around her head and an embroidered dress works on a piece of batik with the help of an instructor.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Batik School]

[Batik School]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Batik lessons at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A long table is set up with cloth, string, and bowls of water for festival participants to learn the art of batik, and Indonesian form of embroidery. Several women sit at the table working on their individual pieces of embroidery.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Horsehair Rope Spinning]

[Horsehair Rope Spinning]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Bill Brett, a horsehair rope spinner, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas, Bill wears a tan hat with a denim shirt and jeans as he weaves a rope spinner. A young festival participant watches Bill as he examines Bill's supplies.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Woman Displaying Polish Costumes and Needlework]

[Woman Displaying Polish Costumes and Needlework]

Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a woman displaying Polish costumes and needlework at the Texas Folklife Festival. The booth is sponsored by the Polish American Center in San Antonio. The woman is wearing traditional clothing: a white peasant blouse with embroidered sleeves and trimmed with lace, a fitted black vest with embroidery and trim, and a floral headband. Out on display are pillows, aprons, and an assortment of decorative needlework.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Paper Making Demonstration]

[Paper Making Demonstration]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a paper making demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wears a black hat with the word "paper" printed across the brim. He holds a tray of homemade paper in his hands, loosening it from the mesh screen with a small knife.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Paper Making Booth]

[Paper Making Booth]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a paper-making demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wearing a black hat with the word "paper" printed across the brim speaks with festival participants about the art of making paper. On the table in front of his booth lies a sample of homemade paper in its mesh drying rack.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
Two Unknown Women at Factory

Two Unknown Women at Factory

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two unidentified women at Kay-Leigh Manufacturing Company. They are both holding up a dress on a hanger and looking towards it. Behind the women is a rack of garments.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Two Unknown Women at Cutting Table

Two Unknown Women at Cutting Table

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two unidentified women standing at a cutting table. One woman is looking down and has her hand on a machine resting on the table; the other woman is leaning against the table and looking to the side. There is fabric on the table. In the background, there are small dresses hanging on the walls and a shelf with fabric on it. This business is identified as Kay-Leigh Manufacturing Company.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Needle point picture of a map of Austin's Old 300 Colony.]

[Needle point picture of a map of Austin's Old 300 Colony.]

Date: 1965
Creator: unknown
Description: Needlepoint picture of a map of Austin's Old 300 Colony. The frame is wooden and velvet. The inside edge is gold metal or wood, the middle is green velvet, and the outside edge is carved wood painted gold.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Woman in Traditional Polish Attire]

[Woman in Traditional Polish Attire]

Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of a woman wearing a traditional Polish dress and a floral crown in her hair; she is a participant of the 7th Annual Texas Folklife Festival. She is also wearing sunglasses. She is holding up a square-shaped piece of Polish needlework in her hands. Behind her are a couple of women also clad in traditional Polish attire.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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