[Festival Participants Falling in the Mud]

[Festival Participants Falling in the Mud]

Date: September 7, 1973
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of festival participants following a rain shower from Hurricane Delia on opening day of the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. Several people, including chuck wagon cooks, Tom Perini (left) and Robert Williams, are falling into the puddles and mud, causing water to splash up. Festival booths are visible around them.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Festival Participants Drying Off]

[Festival Participants Drying Off]

Date: September 7, 1973
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of chuck wagon cooks drying off in their food booth following a rain shower from Hurricane Delia at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. Tom Perini is on the left and Robert Williams is on the right. The gentlemen, wearing denim shirts, cowboy hats, and leather chaps, are standing with their arms around each other. A green tarp covers the food booth.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Festival Participants Walking Through the Mud]

[Festival Participants Walking Through the Mud]

Date: September 7, 1973
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of festival participants following a rain shower from Hurricane Delia at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The people are holding on to each other as they walk, through the puddles and mud, back to their booth in Cattle Drive Corral. Tom Perini is pictured in the center. The gentlemen are wearing denim shirts and leather chaps, while the women are wearing colorful shirts and slacks.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[John B. Connally and Wife Nellie Connally Cutting a Ceremonial Ribbon]

[John B. Connally and Wife Nellie Connally Cutting a Ceremonial Ribbon]

Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Color photograph of a man identified as John B. Connally, former Texas governor, cutting the ceremonial ribbon at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival's opening ceremony. His wife Nellie is standing to his left while the festival's director Claudia Ball stands to his right. A few on-lookers are visible in the distance.
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: Smith, Jim
Description: Color photograph of a man, identified as former Texas governor John B. Connally, standing behind a wooden podium at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival's opening ceremony. On the front of the podium is a sign that reads, "Institute of Texas Cultures, University of Texas at San Antonio." A few people are seated in fold-up chairs behind him.
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: Smith, Jim
Description: Color photograph of a man, identified as former Texas governor John B. Connally, standing behind a wooden podium at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival's opening ceremony. On the front of the podium is a sign that reads, "Institute of Texas Cultures, University of Texas at San Antonio." A few people are seated in fold-up chairs behind him.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Drinking from a Bota]

[Drinking from a Bota]

Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of Fernando Herrera and Alberto Mendoza helping a participant at the Texas Folklife Festival learning how to drink from a bota at the Spanish booth. In the photograph, Fernando is holding the bota in the air in front of the participant, who leans backward with his mouth open, wearing a red plastic bib. A bota is a traditional Spanish receptacle for holding liquids.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Fernando Herrera Demonstrating How to Use the Bota]

[Fernando Herrera Demonstrating How to Use the Bota]

Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of Fernando Herrera helping a participant at the Texas Folklife Festival learning how to drink from a bota at the Spanish booth. In the photograph, Fernando is holding the bota in the air in front of the participant, who leans backward with his mouth open, wearing a red plastic bib. A bota is a traditional Spanish receptacle for holding liquids.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Bill Corkery at the Texas Folklife Festival]

[Bill Corkery at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of "Cowboy" Bill Corkery demonstrating rope techniques to children at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Bill is standing in a grassy area wearing blue jeans and a blue shirt, cowboy hat and tan belt. He is twirling a piece of rope tied into a circle with his mouth. Three girls to his left and one boy to his right are watching Bill as he performs.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Bill Shugart Performing  with the Texas Funteers]

[Bill Shugart Performing with the Texas Funteers]

Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Description: Photograph of Bill Shugart playing a toilet-seat guitar with his musical group, the Texas Funteers. Bill is wearing red overalls tucked into cowboy points with a black and tan diamond pattern. The Texas Funteers are playing at the 12th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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