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1987 Confirmation

Description: Color photograph of an all-female confirmation class standing indoors posed against a wall in the [Danevang Lutheran Church]. Each girl is wearing a white dress. The individual in the center of the group, identified as Pastor Deana Voges, wears a stole and a necklace with a cross pendant and is supporting herself with crutches. In the foreground a book with red page edges is sitting open on a platform. Behind the girls is a table with a bowl and some candles on it; to the right of the girls is a wooden chair.
Date: 1987
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1987 Confirmation [Donald Oldag]

Description: Color portrait of Donald Oldag visible from the chest up, posed against a blue background. He has braces and wears a pastel-colored shirt. Donald Oldag was part of the 1987 confirmation class at [Danevang Lutheran Church]
Date: 1987
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Agenda for the San Antonio Chapter of the Links, Inc. Meeting - February 18, 1987]

Description: Agenda for the February 18, 1987 meeting of the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. Items for discussion include the chapter's correspondence, treasury reports, committee reports, and current business. Also includes the February 10th notice for this meeting.
Date: February 18, 1987
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Agenda of the first reunion de veteranos de la Revolucion Mexicana, 1910-1917]

Description: A flyer with the afternoon’s agenda - including video interviews, speeches, and awards - of first reunion de veteranos de la Revolucion Mexicana, 1910-1917. Mrs. Pancho Villa and three men who rode with Villa are interviewed in the videos, including Aurelio "Leo" Reynosa, Rafael Lorenzana Reyna, and Jesus M. Gonzalez. Included with the flyer is a souvenir bookmark from the reunion.
Date: August 30, 1987
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Ballet Folklorico de San Antonio Dancer]

Description: Photograph of a dancer from the Ballet Folklorico de San Antonio performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The young girl wears an elaborate traditional Mexican dress covered in lace paneling, gathers, and ribbon embroidery. Her hair is tied into two braids with colored ribbons as she dances across the stage.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ballet Folklorico de San Antonio Dancer]

Description: Photograph of a dancer from the Ballet Folklorico de San Antonio performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The young girl wears an elaborate traditional Mexican dress covered in lace paneling, gathers, and ribbon embroidery. Her hair is tied into two braids with colored ribbons as she walks across the stage.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Blank Form: Parental Permission Form]

Description: Blank form used by the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. to receive permission from the parents of students at S. H. Gates Elementary School. The chapter would like students to participate in a workshop they are sponsoring.
Date: January 1987
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[The Blue Lady Telling Fortunes]

Description: Photograph of the Blue Lady telling fortunes at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The Blue Lady, also known as Dee Gilliland, sits across a table from a woman wearing a yellow dress. On the table between them, the Blue Lady placed a stack of cards, a magnifying glass, and a small purse.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bocce Ball Competition]

Description: Photograph of a woman playing bocce ball at the Texas Folklife festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman wears a striped shirt and cuffed shorts as she throws a bocce ball toward the target. Festival participants walk past the bocce court along a concrete path.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Caribbean Steel Tones Performance]

Description: Photograph of Caribbean Steel Tones, a Trinidian group from Houston, Texas performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man plays four red steel drums in a large performance. Several other drummers are performing to his right as a large audience of festival participants watches the performance.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Carnival Costumes]

Description: Photograph of the colorful costumes in the Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Celebration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man wearing a loose white shirt decorated with red and blue shapes and silver rhinestones carries a large, round hat strapped across his shoulders. A woman to his left wears a similar costume with a different colored hat.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Carnival Costumes]

Description: Photograph of a woman participating in the Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Celebration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman wears a white dress with red embroidery on the sleeves and neckline. The skirt of the dress has Hawaiian flowers printed on it. She wears a large round hat secured with a string across her chest. Several dancers are visible to the right and behind her.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Child Playing Bocce Ball]

Description: Photograph of a child playing bocce ball at the Texas Folklife festival in San Antonio, Texas. The boy wears an adult-sized baseball cap and sporting uniform as he heaves the heavy bocce ball towards the target. A line of festival participants stand behind him, waiting for a turn.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Children Celebrating Carnival]

Description: Photograph of children dressed in traditional costumes at the Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Celebration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The children are wearing large, round hats decorated with sequins, fringe, and colorful shapes.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Compania de Arte Espanol]

Description: Photograph of the Compania de Arte Espanol, or the Spanish Art Company, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Five members of the dance team mirror each other's outstretched arms. Each girl wears a different colored floral dress and matching shawl.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Contact sheet of Site of Orcoquisac and La Placita Market]

Description: Contact sheet of images on a roll of film shot of Site of Orcoquisaz and La Placita Market in Houston, Texas, identified on the back with handwritten notes. The first row of images are of a grassy area edged by trees; the second and third rows of images include grassy areas, water and a lake, surrounded by trees. The fourth row includes images of water edged by trees, and two of men (identified as Kevin Ladd and Harry) standing in grassy areas; one of the men is holding an object and gesturing to his left. The fifth row includes two images of water surrounded by trees; the third image includes a building with a sign that says "La Placita Farmer's Market" with additional advertisements in English and Spanish, and a man is walking on the sidewalk next to the business. The final three images include storefronts of businesses that have signs in Spanish.
Date: July 1987
Creator: Kerek, T.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library