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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

[Vietnamese Lion Dance

Description: Photograph of Vietnamese Lion dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Several dancers support a large dragon head of many different colors on their shoulders. They parade around in front of festival participants, celebrating Vietnamese culture.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Vietnamese Lion Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Vietnamese Lion dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancers, wearing white shirts and black pants, hold large replica dragons with long streamers of fabric trailing behind them. Festival participants watch the performance from a grassy area around the dancers.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Vietnamese Lion Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Vietnamese Lion dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A dancer stands on another dancer's shoulders as he operates the dragon. Each performer wears a white shirt and black pants. Festival participants stand around the presentation, watching the dancers move.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Vietnamese Lion Dance]

Description: Photograph of a Vietnamese Lion dance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancers hold large replica dragons with long streamers of fabric trailing behind them. Festival participants watch the performance from a grassy area around the dancers.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Vietnamese Lion Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Vietnamese Lion dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Several dancers support a large dragon head of many different colors on their shoulders. Several other dancers perform individually, without the dragon heads. They parade around in front of festival participants, celebrating Vietnamese culture.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Weaving on Loom]

Description: Photograph of Sandy Booth in a blue bonnet and a pioneer dress weaving on a table-top loom at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is a member of the Brazoria Militia reenactors showing Texas life in 1832.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[United Fiddlers Association Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of members of the United Fiddler's Association performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a young boy, Jay Schodts, is playing the fiddle in front of Irving Ballard playing the guitar. Festival participants stand behind the group, watching the performance.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Steve Hartz Playing Violin with Kirk Hunter]

Description: Photograph of Steve Hartz, from Old Time String Shop, playing violin with a member of Lone Star Fiddlers outside of Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing overalls, Hartz is on the left while Kirk Hunter, wearing a poet shirt and a straw hat, is on the right. They are sitting in an area surrounded by tables of stringed instruments containing guitars, banjos, and mandolins.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Steve Hartz Building a Dulcimer]

Description: Photograph of Steve Hartz building a mountain dulcimer at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Steve demonstrates the art of instrument making on behalf of the Old Time String Shop.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Cajun Playboy Band]

Description: Photograph of Texas Cajun Playboy Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wearing a red cap and shirt plays the guitar and sings into a microphone. Other musicians are visible behind the pair, performing for festival participants.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Cajun Playboy Band]

Description: Photograph of Texas Cajun Playboy Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wearing a red cap and a white shirt with denim jeans sings into a microphone. To his right, a man wearing a cowboy hat, white collared shirt, and denim jeans, plays the accordion. Other musicians are visible behind the pair, performing for festival participants.
Date: [1987-08-02..1987-08-05]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Annual Parade]

Description: Photograph of the opening parade at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Members of the parade, wearing clothing unique to his or her own culture, carry balloons as they walk along the gravel parade route. The Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band leads the parade. Members wear kilts with tan shirts, yellow sashes, and black hats.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Annual Parade]

Description: Photograph of the opening parade at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Members of the parade, wearing clothing unique to his or her own culture, carry balloons as they walk along the gravel parade route.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Opening Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of Jack Maguire, the executive director at the Institute of Texas Culture, introducing Governor Dolph Briscoe at the Texas Folklife Festival. Jack stands in front of a large audience wearing a navy pinstripe suit and a plaid tie.
Date: August 5, 1976
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Opening Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of Governor Dolph Briscoe and his wife, Janey, inside the Institute of Texas Cultures during the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The governor and his wife stand beneath a painted portrait of the governor himself.
Date: August 5, 1976
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Opening Parade]

Description: Photograph of Roger Bourne leading the Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band in the opening parade of the Texas Folklife Festival. Roger and his band wear tan shirts with yellow sashes, red plaid kilts, white leather boots and tall black hats. The parade walks along a gravel road outside of the Institute of Texas Cultures. Behind the band, a group of women wearing traditional Dutch clothing carry balloons.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Opening Parade]

Description: Photograph of the opening parade at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Members of the parade, wearing clothing unique to his or her own culture, carry balloons as they walk along the gravel parade route.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Parade]

Description: Photograph of the opening parade at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band lead the parade, wearing kilts with tan shirts, yellow sashes, and black hats. Roger Bourne in foreground.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival Ribbon Cutting Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of Governor Dolph Briscoe and his wife, Janey, cutting the opening ceremonies ribbon at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Governor Briscoe wears a navy suit with a striped tie, while Janey wears a peach-colored dress and gold necklace. A man wearing a green shirt decorated with various patches and a red bandanna shows his elaborate straw hat to the governor.
Date: August 5, 1976
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Virge T. Williams with Hog Dog]

Description: Photograph of Virge T. "Cowboy" Williams and Hog Dog at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Virge wears a green shirt with jeans and a tan cowboy hat. He holds his dog, Hog Dog, in his lap.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Serving Baklava]

Description: Photograph of a woman serving baklava in the Greek booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She wears a white and black striped shirt, large gold medallion earrings with a black beaded necklace, and large brown sunglasses. A festival-participant wearing a straw hat leans over the trays of baklava, sampling a piece.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections