Texas Folklife Festival Collection - 61 Matching Results

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[Alcide Donatto of the Slippers Zoddico Band]

Description: Photograph of Alcide Donatto, a member of the Slippers Zoddico Band, performing at the 15th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Alcide plays the electric accordion as he sings into a microphone. He wears a black hat and a black collared shirt with sheer insets across the chest. Colorful canopies decorate the booths behind the stage.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alamo Poultry Club]

Description: Photograph of the Alamo Poultry Club at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, two men are standing behind a row of cages containing several different kinds of poultry. The names of the animals are listed on the tops of their cages.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[1st Texas Battalion Drum and Fife Corp]

Description: Photograph of the 1st Texas Battalion Drum and Fife Corp. performing at the 15th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The two rows of Corps members wear white shirts, red suspenders, and black pants and a black hats. Members of the audience watch the performance around the open, grassy area.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[The Divine Music Makers]

Description: Photograph of the Devine Music Makers performing at the 15th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the Devine Music Makers perform on a stage surrounded by festival-participants. The backdrop of the stage is painted to look like the front of a barn.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Spinning Wheel Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Martha Atkins demonstrating wheel spinning at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Martha sits on a bench to the left of a festival participant, showing her how to create thread from sheep's wool.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[St. Alphonsus Church Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the St. Alphonsus Church food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man is cutting fajita meat and preparing ingredients for the grill. He wears a red hat, a navy shirt, and denim jeans.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Felipe de Jesus Garza Performance]

Description: Photograph of Felipe de Jesus Garza performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Felipe wears a large sombrero with gold trim, a khaki jacket with red trim, red pants, and a red and white polka-dotted tie. He performs on a grey stage with a blue canopy in front of a large crowd of festival participants.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Sam Richardson, Master of Ceremonies]

Description: Photograph of Sam Richardson at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Sam, the master of ceremonies for the festival, stands on an indoor stage wearing a long sleeve white shirt with denim jeans, a light-colored fedora, and a leather belt. He speaks into a microphone in front of a large audience of festival participants.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Expresiones Argentinas]

Description: Photograph of Expresiones Argentinas, a percussion group, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wearing a blue poncho with yellow and orange embroidery supports a drum strapped across his chest. He plays the drum on a grey stage underneath a blue canopy.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Carnival Parade at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Celebration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two women and a man stand in the center of the street wearing elaborate seashell costumes strapped to their heads and neck. Crowds of festival participants watch the parade from both sides of the street.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Caribbean Steeltones]

Description: Photograph of the Caribbean Steeltones, a Trinidadian group from Houston, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The band wears matching shirts and hats as they perform steel pan music by playing large, steel drums of varying sizes.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ukrainian Dancers of Dallas]

Description: Photograph of the Ukrainian Dancers of Dallas performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The male dancers are wearing matching uniforms consisting of long sleeve white shirts with detailed embroidery down the front, black sashes with yellow trim, and shiny red pants, and straw cowboy hats. The women wear white shirts with similar embroidery, tucked into red calico skirts, grey aprons, red boots, and red leather boots. The dancers perform on a grey stage with a blue backdrop.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ukrainian Dancers of Dallas]

Description: Photograph of the Ukrainian Dancers of Dallas performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The male dancers are wearing matching uniforms consisting of long sleeve white shirts with detailed embroidery down the front, black sashes with yellow trim, and shiny red pants, and straw cowboy hats. The women wear white shirts with similar embroidery, tucked into red calico skirts, grey aprons, red boots, and red leather boots. The dancers perform on a grey stage with a blue backdrop.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Czech Folk Dancers of the West]

Description: Photograph of the Czech Dancers of the West performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The men and women wear traditional Czech clothing as they perform in front of a large audience. The men stand in a tight circle, supporting the female dancers in their arms as they spin.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Czech Folk Dancers of the West

Description: Photograph of the Czech Dancers of the West performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Male and female couples twirl around a wooden stage wearing traditional Czech clothing. A large audience watches the performance from below the raised stage.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Czech Folk Dancers of the West Performance]

Description: Photograph of the Czech Dancers of the West performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Male and female couples twirl around a wooden stage wearing traditional Czech clothing. A large audience watches the performance from below the raised stage.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Parade]

Description: Photograph of a woman wearing a Trinidad and Tobago Carnival costume during the Carnival parade at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman stands in the center of a large metal fish on rolling wheels. A man stands behind her in the procession, carrying a large leaf shape strapped to his back. A crowd of festival participants line the street, watching the parade.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Performance]

Description: Photograph of the Trinidad and Tobago Carnival performance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A large banner reading "Trinidad and Tobago present to you the Carnival Sea Fantasy, costumes made and designed by Henry Thompson, D.J. Tall Boy." A woman carrying a large costume stands in front of the sign.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Beverly Houston & Breezin']

Description: Photograph of the Beverly Houston & Breezin' performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The band, consisting of two women and five men, performs on a stage wearing jeans and short-sleeved shirts. A Confederate flag hangs against the backdrop of the stage.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Trinidad and Tobago Fish Costume]

Description: Photograph of a woman wearing a Trinidad and Tobago Carnival costume at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The elaborate costume consists of three fish enclosing the woman's head and arms. The fish are made of a heavy cord woven in and out of metal caging.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Polonia Folk Dancers

Description: Photograph of the Polonia Folk Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The men and women wear traditional Polish clothing as they perform a dance on a raised stage in front of a large crowd of people in an outdoor amphitheater.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Portrait of Alta Niebuhr]

Description: Photograph of Alta Niebuhr at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Alta, an herbalist, stands among various plants, wearing a red calico dress underneath a white apron.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Polish Needlework and Craft Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Polish needlework and craft booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the booth is decorated with two wooden models dressed in traditional Polish clothing. A woman leans over a shelf holding various Polish historical items, wearing a sleeveless shirt and white shorts.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections