[American Indian Man in Traditional Clothing]

One of 64 photographs in the series: 18th Annual Texas Folklife Festival available on this site.

Description

Photograph of a Texas Indian Heritage Society dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing traditional Indian clothing: a red tunic with long yellow fringe that hangs down from his shoulders, a colorful beaded sash and headband, and feathers fanning out from the back of his head. He is also wearing a yellow bandana. A black stripe is painted on his face, across his eyes. Behind him an elaborate headdress he is wearing on his back is partially visible.

Physical Description

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1989-08-03..1989-08-06].

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and one other and was provided by UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 14191 times , with 412 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

UTSA Libraries Special Collections seeks to build, preserve and provide access to our distinctive research collections documenting the diverse histories and development of San Antonio and South Texas. Our collecting priorities include the history of women and gender in Texas, the history of Mexican Americans, activists/activism, the history of the African American and LGBTQ communities in our region, the Tex-Mex food industry, and urban planning.

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Photograph of a Texas Indian Heritage Society dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing traditional Indian clothing: a red tunic with long yellow fringe that hangs down from his shoulders, a colorful beaded sash and headband, and feathers fanning out from the back of his head. He is also wearing a yellow bandana. A black stripe is painted on his face, across his eyes. Behind him an elaborate headdress he is wearing on his back is partially visible.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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This photograph is part of the following collections of related materials.

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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  • [1989-08-03..1989-08-06]

Covered Time Period

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  • August 3, 1989 - August 6, 1989

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 21, 2012, 2:45 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Aug. 31, 2017, 7:43 p.m.

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Yesterday: 6
Past 30 days: 412
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[American Indian Man in Traditional Clothing], photograph, [1989-08-03..1989-08-06]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth285876/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.