[Ribbon Cutting at Civic Center]

[Ribbon Cutting at Civic Center]

Date: July 8, 1980
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of people at a ribbon cutting at the Civic Center . The men are in suits and the women are in dresses, and there is a man taking a photograph of the two men in the middle of the line. The people are identified from left to right as Madison Bazille, Artie Cook, Hazel Baron, Dorothy Ingram, Carolyn Richardson, Sam Aquilina, Mayor Bernis Sadler, Congressman Jack Brooks, Malcolm Clark, and City Manager George Dibrell.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Miss Texas USA Cutting Ribbon at Opening Ceremony]

[Miss Texas USA Cutting Ribbon at Opening Ceremony]

Date: August 5, 1982
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Miss Texas USA cutting the ribbon at the opening ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing loose striped pants, a black tank top, and a sash denoting her title. An older man wearing a shirt and tie is standing to the left of her.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Former Governor Allan Shivers Cutting Ribbon at Opening Ceremonies]

[Former Governor Allan Shivers Cutting Ribbon at Opening Ceremonies]

Date: August 4, 1977
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of former Texas governor Allan Shivers cutting the ribbon at the opening ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival. He is standing on the right while a man standing to the left holds the ribbon for him. The ribbon is actually a group of ribbons, one of each color of the rainbow. People are visible sitting onstage behind him.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Ribbon Cutting at Helen Hall Library]

[Ribbon Cutting at Helen Hall Library]

Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Description: Photograph of Walter Hall, widower of Helen Hall for whom the Helen Hall Library is named, holding the cut ribbon at the dedication ceremony in honor of the newly renovated building. Two people are standing on either side of him to assist. A crowd of people are visible in the background, watching the scene unfold.
Contributing Partner: League City Helen Hall Library
[Ribbon Cutting at Helen Hall Library]

[Ribbon Cutting at Helen Hall Library]

Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Description: Photograph of Walter Hall, widower of Helen Hall for whom the Helen Hall Library is named, cutting the ribbon at the dedication ceremony in honor of the newly renovated building. Two people hold the ribbon in place as he cuts it. A crowd of people are visible in the background, watching the scene unfold.
Contributing Partner: League City Helen Hall Library
[Ribbon Cutting at Opening Ceremony]

[Ribbon Cutting at Opening Ceremony]

Date: August 6, 1981
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man cutting the ribbon at the opening ceremony at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Scissors in hand, he has just split the ribbon while three other festival officials are standing beside him. To the left of him, a woman in highland dress is holding bagpipes. To the right is a woman wearing a sun hat, and a man smoking a pipe.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Bill Clayton Cutting Ribbon at Opening Ceremony]

[Bill Clayton Cutting Ribbon at Opening Ceremony]

Date: August 2, 1979
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of Texas House Speaker, Bill Clayton, cutting a red and yellow ribbon at the opening ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has short gray hair and is wearing a white shirt with a tie. Standing next to him on the left is a woman wearing a white Kentucky Derby-style dress and hat. She is waving with her hand up in the air. Standing to the right of Clayton is a tall man with a dark beard wearing an off-white shirt and beige pants. The Institute of Texan Cultures building is visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections