[Man Speaking at the Opening Ceremony]

[Man Speaking at the Opening Ceremony]

Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of a man standing behind a podium with a microphone pointed at him. He is identified as Jack Maguire, the executive director of the Institute of Texan Cultures; he is speaking at the opening ceremony of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. Behind him is a partially visible crowd of people.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Former Texas Governor John B. Connally at the Opening Ceremony]

[Former Texas Governor John B. Connally at the Opening Ceremony]

Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of a man speaking into a microphone at the opening ceremony of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is identified as John B. Connally, the former Texas governor. He is wearing a navy pinstriped suit and has gray hair.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Former Texas Governor John B. Connally at the Opening Ceremony]

[Former Texas Governor John B. Connally at the Opening Ceremony]

Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of John B. Connally (a former Texas governor) speaking into a microphone at the opening ceremony of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a navy pinstriped suit and has gray hair.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Dutch Festival Participants]

[Dutch Festival Participants]

Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of a group of women standing in a line while holding brooms in order to sweep the area before the ribbon cutting at the opening ceremony of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. They are all wearing traditional Dutch dresses and aprons.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Woman Celebrating Carnival]

[Woman Celebrating Carnival]

Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of a woman participating in the Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Celebration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman is wearing a bright yellow dress and a red bandanna with white polka dots around her head. Many children stand behind her wearing matching dressed and large, round hats decorated with streamers and glitter.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Carnival Costumes]

[Carnival Costumes]

Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of a woman participating in the Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Celebration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman wears a white dress with red embroidery on the sleeves and neckline. The skirt of the dress has Hawaiian flowers printed on it. She wears a large round hat secured with a string across her chest. Several dancers are visible to the right and behind her.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Carnival Costumes]

[Carnival Costumes]

Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of the colorful costumes in the Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Celebration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man wearing a loose white shirt decorated with red and blue shapes and silver rhinestones carries a large, round hat strapped across his shoulders. A woman to his left wears a similar costume with a different colored hat.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Gerry Doyle Teaching Handwriting]

[Gerry Doyle Teaching Handwriting]

Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of a man, Gerry Doyle, standing at the front of a room and writing on a chalkboard. He is teaching handwriting and calligraphy as a craft in a one-room school at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. Pupils with paper, pen, and personal-sized chalkboards sit at desks on either side of him. A few spectators are standing in the doorway or are looking through the window to watch him teach.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Gerry Doyle Teaching Handwriting to a Young Girl]

[Gerry Doyle Teaching Handwriting to a Young Girl]

Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of a man, identified as Gerry Doyle, teaching a young girl the craft of handwriting on a small chalkboard on the desk before her. The young girl is wearing a shirt that reads "SALLY" on its front. Behind them and to their right are open windows. They are in the one-room school on the Texas Folklife Festival grounds.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Hal Rother, Drum Major of the Alamo City Highlanders]

[Hal Rother, Drum Major of the Alamo City Highlanders]

Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Color photograph of the Hal Rother, the drum major of the Alamo City Highlanders, a group performing at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is in uniform: a khaki shirt, a red sash, and a black leather sash covered in metal decorations. On his head he is wearing a tall fur cap. In the foreground is the knobbed top of a metal staff.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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