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[Mexican Market]

Description: Photograph of the Mexican market at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman uses a wooden rolling pin to form tortillas. Another woman, standing to her left, cooks the tortillas on the grill. A third woman and a man stand behind them, preparing other parts of the food available at the Mexican market.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican Market]

Description: Photograph of a Mexican Market at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, festival visitors walk around the market. A banner reads: "Bienvenidos Ya'll." The area is covered with a cloth canopy.
Date: [1994-08-04..1994-08-07]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican Paper Flower Making]

Description: Photograph of Carmen Ortiz demonstrating Mexican paper flower making at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Carmen sits on a stool in front of a crowd of children. She holds a piece of tissue in her hands as she speaks into a microphone. The children sit on the floor in front of her, following her directions in order to make a paper flower.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican Paper Flowers Booth]

Description: Photograph of a booth of Mexican paper flowers at the 24th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two female individuals stand behind a display of flowers. Guadalupe de Pena stands on the right.
Date: [1995-08-03..1995-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican Tortas]

Description: Photograph of a man preparing sausages for Mexican tortas at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man wears a Coors brewing hat with a white striped shirt and khaki pants. He uses tongs to turn over the three rows of sausages cooking on the grill.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican Tortilla Making]

Description: Slide of the Plato Mexicano Tortillas booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. In the foreground is a woman laying down a tortilla on a kitchen device. Behind her are women taking orders and making the orders.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mi Peru Dancers]

Description: Photograph of a dance performance by Folkloric Group Mi Peru at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man and a woman wearing traditional Peruvian clothing perform in front of a large crowd of festival participants.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Michael Davenport, Coppersmith]

Description: Black and white photograph of Michael Davenport, a coppersmith from Leander, standing in his booth at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is manipulating a piece of copper with a few tools.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Michael Davenport, Coppersmith]

Description: Black and white photograph of Michael Davenport, a coppersmith from Leander, standing in his booth at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is manipulating a piece of copper with a few tools. A couple of people standing outside the booth watch him work.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Middle Eastern Belly Dancer]

Description: Photograph of a Middle Eastern Dancer performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the woman is wearing an elaborately beaded top with a blue and silver skirt. She is barefoot as she dances on a gray stage, wearing a gold cuff on her upper arm, and many blue beaded bracelets.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Norwegian Trolls]

Description: Photograph of a woman and boy dressed as Norwegian trolls at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are wearing long, grotesque noses and raggedy clothing. Their faces and arms are smeared with mud.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man with Young Visitor]

Description: Photograph of festival storyteller John Russell "Hondo" Crouch, the mayor and co-owner of Luckenbach, Texas at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is bending down and holding the hands of a young girl. He is wearing a blue suit and the young girl is wearing a red and white striped dress. According to accompanying information, he is greeting the young visitor.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Working on Log House Construction]

Description: Color photograph of a man carving out the corner of a log house, which he is helping to construct as a live demonstration at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is using an axe. Another man sits on the adjacent corner of the unfinished structure. The shingled roof of a nearby structure is visible in the background.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Working on Sculpture]

Description: Photograph of artist Jim Thomas with his "Goat Lady" sculpture at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is sitting to the left of it, working on an area at the bottom of her dress. The sculpture appears to be made of wax and is about two feet tall. It is fixed to a small square wooden table. Thomas is wearing a white t-shirt and jeans.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Working on Woodcarving]

Description: Photograph of artist Charles Davis working on a woodcarving at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is leaning over a long panel of wood from which he is carving a landscape scene. The panel is lying on top of a work bench and is angled at forty five degrees. Davis is wearing a dark-colored cowboy hat, a light blue shirt, and jeans.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Writing in Chinese Script]

Description: Slide of a man siting down at a table writing in Chinese on a piece of paper with a calligraphy brush. There are people behind the wall of his booth looking at his work. There is a bowl of ink with an ink stone in it on the table in front of the man. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Maoileidigh School of Irish Dancing Performing with Live Music]

Description: Photograph of dancers from the Maoileidigh School of Irish Dancing performing onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are paired off into two couples, each partner dancing across from one another with their hands at their side. They are all wearing modern-day clothing except one man who is wearing a kilt and knee-high socks. Behind them on a stage, a band is playing music while they dance.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Oomph Band Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of the Luckenbach High School Oomph Band playing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the band members are arranged in rows of five. The front row consists of band members playing the trombone, trumpet, and saxophone, while the next row consists of members playing various drums. The band members are wearing their uniform tops and berets with jeans and boots. An avenue crowded with festival-goers is visible to the right of the band.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Opal Harris Singing School]

Description: Photograph of a woman teaching singing lessons at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The short-haired woman, wearing a floral shirt, is holding a microphone and is standing in front of a display board on which a staff and a scale of notes are painted. She is standing on a stage under a pavilion.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Open Pit BBQ]

Description: Photograph of beef cooking on an open pit grill in Cattle Drive Corral at the Texas Folklife Festival. The pit grill is in the foreground. A large metal grill panel is positioned over the pit, resting on two support beams which reach across the width of the pit. About twenty large cuts of beef lay out on the grill panel. Behind the pit grill is a red covered wagon. To the left of the pit grill, a dutch oven is hanging from a cross bar. In the right background, a log fence is visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections