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[Biscuits O'Bryan Storyteller]

Description: Photograph of Biscuits O'Bryan, a storyteller, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is standing on stage holding a microphone. A sign that reads "Story Tellers" is visible in the background.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Deecee Cornish the Storyteller]

Description: Photograph of Deecee Cornish, a storyteller, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is wearing a geometric printed shirt, a beaded necklace, and a hat. A building, a wooden beam, and a table with papers and a plant are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Deecee Cornish the Storyteller]

Description: Photograph of Deecee Cornish, a storyteller, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is standing in front of a white building wearing a black, white, and yellow printed shirt, a black and white beaded necklace, and a gold hat. A purple table and a blue table are visible behind him with papers and potted plants displayed on top.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alvin Sueltenfuss at the Winemaking Booth]

Description: Photograph of Alvin Sueltenfuss at the winemaking booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a cowboy hat, a plaid short-sleeved button-up shirt, and Texas-shaped sunglasses. On his shirt he is wearing a name badge with a red ribbon. The table in front of him is covered with a red tablecloth and contains seven bottles of wine. The bottles are not conventional wine bottles; instead they are shaped more like liquor bottles with simple, white labels. Behind the bottles are some information pamphlets.
Date: [1989-08-03..1989-08-06]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pudding Eating Contest]

Description: Photograph of a pudding eating competition at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, two blindfolded women stand on a stage covered in yellow plastic protective coverings. The woman on the right is holding the bowl of chocolate pudding as she directs the spoon towards the other woman's mouth.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Institute of Texan Cultures Kiosk]

Description: Photograph of the Institute of Texan Cultures Information and Souvenirs booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The square booth has t-shirts and hats hanging up inside of it. Two visitors are standing on one side talking to one of the four booth workers. At the top on each side is a sign that reads, "Kiosk, Souvenirs & Information."
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Doing Calligraphy]

Description: Photograph of a woman doing Calligraphy at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is sitting at a drafting table writing a word with a thick felt-tip pen. On the table there is a sign that reads, "Your name lettered." She is wearing a white, peasant-style blouse and has short, dark hair.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Helping Visitors at Souvenir and Information Booth]

Description: Photograph of a woman helping festival visitors at the Institute of Texan Cultures Information and Souvenirs booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The dark-haired woman is behind the booth, across from three festival visitors who are visible from behind. Hats, festival t-shirts, and buttons are hanging up all over the booth. Small signs are displaying price information for each item.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Putting Jimenez Peppers on a Yam Pie]

Description: Photograph of Jack F. (Spot) Baird and Dick Potter adding Jimenez peppers to a yam pie at Gilmer Yamboree at the Texas Folklife Festival. Baird is in the middle putting the peppers on the pie; Potter is on the right slicing the peppers. Both of them are wearing overalls and the same floral print shirt. Baird is wearing a safari style hat; Potter is wearing a straw cowboy hat. Daisy Potter "The Possum Queen" is on the left, wearing a sash denoting her title and pointing to the jar of peppers.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[O. T. Baker Speaking to Festival Visitors]

Description: Photograph of O. T. Baker at smokehouse speaking to festival visitors at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is holding the jawbone of some animal and is standing in front of a wooden shack that has a couple of cow skulls hanging on it. A sign on the shack says, "O. T. Baker, Smokehouse, Austin."
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Daisy Potter Feeding Yam Pie to a Visitor's Dog]

Description: Photograph of Daisy Potter, "The Possum Queen," feeding a yam pie to a visitor's dog at the Texas Folklife Festival. Potter is wearing a pioneer dress, a sash denoting her title, and a homemade crown with the image of a possum on it. She is kneeling to the left of a large black and white spotted dog presenting it with a small piece of pie on a napkin.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Daisy Potter Presenting Raul Jimenez with Yam Pie]

Description: Photograph of Daisy Potter, "The Possum Queen," presenting a yam pie topped with Jimenez peppers to Raul Jimenez, president of Jimenez Food Products, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Potter is wearing a pioneer dress, a sash denoting her title, and a homemade crown with the image of a possum on it. She is standing in the center, handing the pie to Jimenez on the left. Jack F. (Spot) Baird is on the right, speaking into a microphone.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Daisy Potter with Raul Jimenez]

Description: Photograph of Daisy Potter, "The Possum Queen," being escorted by Raul Jimenez, president of Jimenez Food Products, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Potter is wearing a pioneer dress, a sash denoting her title, and is carrying an open parasol. The couple is walking between two tables filled with yam pies in Gilmer Yamboree.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Brooks D. Baker Holding A Handful of Hominy]

Description: Photograph of Brooks D. Baker, from Deer Park, at Hominy Making School at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is holding a handful of raw hominy he scooped up from a ceramic jar in front of him. He is wearing brow-line glasses, a plaid shirt and plaid pants. Next to the ceramic jar is a bottle of lye and a container of Morton salt.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Standing Next to Bear Carving]

Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a bear carving at the Texas Folklife Festival. Below the carving is a sign that says, "Wildlife Prints." The man is to the right of it, wearing a peach shirt and a straw cowboy hat. In the image, the bear has just killed a deer and is looming over it in a mountainous landscape.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Child Sliding Down Berm at Institute of Texas Cultures]

Description: Color photograph of a young girl sliding down the berm at the Institute of Texas Cultures during the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975 in San Antonio, Texas. The girl in the photograph is tumbling out of a cardboard box and down the grass hill. She is wearing a navy shirt, pale blue shorts, and tan leather sandals.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Snyder, Chuck
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Archeology Training on Kid's Day by The Southern Texas Archaeological Association]

Description: Photograph of four young girls learning about archeology from the Southern Texas Archaeological Association at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are kneeling around a black tarp covered with bowls, colanders, and a brown rectangular box filled with rocks. Bystanders, chairs, and sandboxes are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mixteco Ballet Folklorico Aztec Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Aztec dancers of the Mixteco Ballet Folklorico at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A dancer performs on stage wearing gold, black, and red decorated costume pieces. On the left he holds a four tiered prop and on the right a brightly colored shield with blue feathers. Behind the dancer sits a pink and orange background with a multicolored decoration hanging from the upper left hand corner and a "[Ba]nk of [America]" sign hanging on the right. Visible in front of the background is another performer and equipment on the right.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Lone Star County Fair Area]

Description: Photograph of a woman and boy riding the carousel at the Lone Star County Fair at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The boy is sitting on a white carousel horse while the woman stands next to him. Lit bulbs on the ceiling and other carousel horses are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Lone Star County Fair Area]

Description: Photograph of a carousel at the Lone Star County Fair at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The carousel is sitting lit surrounded by metal gates and multiple spectators. A wooden sign and red trash can are visible in the foreground.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Charlotte Galloway Serving Waffles at the Belgian Booth]

Description: Photograph of Charlotte Galloway serving waffles at the Belgian booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a red apron and a white head covering while holding tongs and a plate of waffles. Multiple waffle makers and a window are visible behind her.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Serengeti Fusion Jazz Band Member]

Description: Photograph of a band member of Serengeti, a fusion jazz band, performing on a stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is playing the saxophone directly in front of a microphone held up by a stand. He is wearing black sunglasses, a blue and yellow printed shirt, and a black badge around his neck with "Yama[ha]" printed on the front. A second man and the white roof of the tent are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mixteco Ballet Folklorico Mexican Folk Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Mexican folk dancers of the Mixteco Ballet Folklorico at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Four dancers perform on stage wearing blue costume with black, gold, and red decoration. They wear red and yellow feather headdresses, ankle decorations, and hold long green vines in their hands. A red and orange background sits behind them with a multicolored decoration in the upper left hand corner and a "Bank of [America]" logo hanging on the right. Surrounding the dancers sits audio equipment, instruments, and two figures in costume on the left side of the stage.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections