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[Lebanese Folk Dancer Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Tanya Zwan performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. The photograph features Tanya sitting on the ground with her arms in the air, wearing a beaded bra top and long skirt with a beaded hem and waist. Many participants from the festival are watching the performance.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Champion Pie-Makers at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of champion pie-makers Janet Ince, on the left, and her friend showing participants how to make a yam pie at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. Janet wears a dress with a plaid bodice and gathered sleeves decorated with ric-rac. She smiles as she lifts the pie from the oven. Her friend holds a wooden surface to hold the hot pan.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Molly Beenan's Daughters at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of the Molly Beenan's daughters, all members of the "De Nederlands Dochters en Hun Moeder Molly," at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in September of 1975. The four girls are wearing dresses with puff-sleeves, white aprons, and white caps. The girls are wearing their hair in braids secured with bows. Each girl has a name tag attached to her apron.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Teresa Champion Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Teresa Champion performing a dance at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Teresa is wearing a long dress with large floral pattern. The skirt of the dress is gathered to reveal a solid color underlining and Teresa's heels. She wears a large flower in her hair and flower earrings.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Belgian Rice Pudding Contest at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of participants competing in a Belgian rice pudding contest at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a blindfolded woman is raising a spoon of rice pudding towards her partner's head. The man is also blindfolded. Both partners are wearing plastic covers over their clothes while they stand on a stage.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Family at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of visitors relaxing on a hill at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a man is sitting on the hillside reading a brochure. A woman sits to the left of him, leaning forward to look as well. A boy and a girl sit behind the two adults. Another child is drinking from a bottle in a stroller. Groups of people are visible sitting on the hillside surrounding them. A tent and streamers are visible in the top left corner of the photograph.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Attendees at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a young girl sitting on a hillside at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the girl is sitting on the hillside with a Coca-Cola cup in her hands. She is wearing a t-shirt with three mushrooms embroidered on the front, and pants with a floral design in the fabric. A woman and a laughing girl are visible behind her on the left, and a boy is just visible on the right. The United States and Texas Flag are visible at the top of the hill.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Members of the Alamo Muzzle Loaders at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of an Alamo Muzzle Loader at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, the muzzle loader is sitting beneath a canopy decorated with ribbons and filled with different makes and models of guns. The man is sitting cross-legged and holding a large gun in his lap. He is wearing a coonskin cap and sunglasses.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Czech-Moravian Dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of the Czech Moravian Beseda Dancers from Dallas, Texas, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, young children are dancing in traditional Czech dress. A canopy covers the pavilion and creates shape son the concrete. A large crowd watches the dance from a stand of bleachers.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Nutria Demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of O.D. LaBove handling a nutria for a demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, O.D. is holding a metal cord that appears to be attached to a harness on the nutria. The nutria has its' front legs raised on the edge of a large container of water.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Chicken Flying Contest at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a chicken flying contest at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a chicken is flying out of a large mailbox a man had just opened. A canopy and is visible behind the flying bird. The contest was sponsored by Luckenbach's World Fair.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dallas Inter-Tribal Dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a young Dallas Inter-Tribal Council dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the Native American dancer is wearing a headdress made of a skunk fur and large feathers. He wears a beaded band around his forehead and large beaded necklace around his neck that extends into a beaded bird medallion. His hair is divided into two plaits that are secured with a string.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Young Inter-Tribal Dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a Dallas Inter-Tribal Council dancer at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. The dancer wears a feather headdress. His hair is divided into two pieces and wrapped with some kind of string. He also wears a large beaded medallion with an image of an eagle on it.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bayanihan Dancers Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The performer is a clapper, meaning he holds the ends of bamboo poles in which the dancers move in and out. The boy wears a fabric wrap around his head with a sequined sleeveless shirt.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bayanihan Dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The performer is kneeling while holding an opened fan in each hand while wearing a long dress with gemstones sewn to the sleeves and hemline. She wears long earrings and a tasseled covering on her head.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Blindfold Game at the Children's Toyland and Barnyard]

Description: Photograph of a child playing the blindfold game at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a boy is walking underneath an iron hoop, towing a wheelbarrow with a bandanna tied around his head, obscuring his eyes. Crowds of onlookers watch the child compete.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dutch Girl Seesawing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a Dutch participant seesawing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, the girl is holding onto the edge of the seesaw as it lifts off the ground. Her mouth is open and her eyes are open wide as if she is screaming. Many people stand behind her, participating in other crafts set up at the festival.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dart Games at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of participants playing a game of darts at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a man is standing with his left hand raised at a ninety degree angle, aiming the dart. Another man watches the game. The English pub area of the festival is crowded with people seating and standing at the pub. The games are sponsored by the British Sporting Club.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dancing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Ed Kadlecek and an unknown woman dancing to the music of the Der Sauerkrauts band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Ed and his dance partner, along with three additional couples, are dancing on a large pavilion underneath a canopy made of streamers. Many people are watching as they dance.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections