[Ameleb Club Dancers Amongst the Audience]

One of 376 photographs in the series: 1st Annual Texas Folklife Festival available on this site.

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Photograph of the Lebanese-American Ameleb Club dancers from San Antonio, dancing in the audience at the Texas Folklife Festival. In the right foreground, a dancer in a red belly dancing outfit is holding hands with someone out of the frame. She is also holding hands with a dancer in a blue belly dancing outfit who is in the center of the image looking at the camera. Children and adults are standing very close to the chain of dancers on all sides. Everyone is watching intently. In the background, several people are lined along the balcony of the Institute of Texan ... continued below

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Creator: Unknown. [1972-09-07..1972-09-10].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and one other and was provided by University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 17 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

The Institute of Texan Cultures is a museum dedicated to celebrating the diverse people and communities that made Texas what it is today. The Museum, located on the UTSA Hemisfair Campus, provides teacher-training workshops; exhibits and events; and outreach programs to schools and other groups.

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Photograph of the Lebanese-American Ameleb Club dancers from San Antonio, dancing in the audience at the Texas Folklife Festival. In the right foreground, a dancer in a red belly dancing outfit is holding hands with someone out of the frame. She is also holding hands with a dancer in a blue belly dancing outfit who is in the center of the image looking at the camera. Children and adults are standing very close to the chain of dancers on all sides. Everyone is watching intently. In the background, several people are lined along the balcony of the Institute of Texan Cultures.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

Institute of Texan Cultures Texas Folklife Festival Collection

Photos of the annual event sponsored by the Institute of Texan Culture, celebrating the many ethnicities represented in the state. Thousands attend the event each year, which includes food, dances, and music.

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  • [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

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  • September 7, 1972 - September 10, 1972

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • June 18, 2012, 8:16 p.m.

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  • July 17, 2013, 8:21 p.m.

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[Ameleb Club Dancers Amongst the Audience], photograph, [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth227095/: accessed August 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.