Texas Folklife Festival Collection - 61 Matching Results

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[Texas SouthernUniversity Step-Dance Team]

Description: Photograph of the Texas Southern University step-dance team, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dance team wears shirts with Greek letters sewn onto the left side, shorts, and athletic shoes. The group performs on a stage in front of a large audience of festival-participants.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Grist Mill at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of man operating a gristmill at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man pours grain into the top of the gristmill so that it can be refined into flour. Festival participants watch the demonstration from the grassy area around the gristmill.
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

[Polish Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Polish food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a woman lean out of open windows of a booth decorated with painted flowers and vines. A sign reading "Polish Village" was attached to the top of the booth.
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

[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

[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

[Texas Indian Heritage Society]

Description: Photograph of Texas Indian Heritage Society at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, two men and a young girl play various musical instruments, dressed in traditional Native American clothing.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Monja Blanca Guatemalan Performance]

Description: Photograph of Monja Blanca, a Guatemalan Folkloric Group, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The group of men and woman wear elaborate Guatemalan costumes as they dance and play musical instruments on stage.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Monja Blanca Guatemalan Performance]

Description: Photograph of Monja Blanca, a Guatemalan Folkloric Group, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two women carry a large tray of flowers on their shoulders as they walk across the stage. Children stand in a row behind the dancers carrying tall lanterns, and a band plays in the background on the stage.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Indian Heritage Society Musical Performance]

Description: Photograph of several members of the Texas Indian Heritage Society at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man dressed in traditional Native American clothing is playing the flute. A young girl stands to his left, holding a small box decorated with long beaded tassels and feathers.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Indian Heritage Society Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of the Texas Indian Heritage Society at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, two members of the society are standing on a stage dressed in traditional Native American clothing. Many children stand around them on stage as they perform a demonstration.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Korean Dummer

Description: Photograph of a Korean drummer at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The drummer wears traditional Korean clothing as he walks around the fair. Festival booths and participants are visible behind the drummer.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joseph Kaspar, Czech Accordionist]

Description: Photograph of Joseph Kaspar performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Joseph sits in a chair playing the accordion in front of a sign reading "Czech Cultural Education Foundation San Antonio."
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Monja Blanca Musical Performance]

Description: Photograph of Monja Blanca, a Guatemalan Folkloric Group at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A group of men and women wearing traditional Guatemalan clothing play various musical instruments on a stage, including the piano and the drum.
Date: [1986-07-31..1986-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Monja Blanca Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of Monja Blanca, a Guatemalan Folkloric Group at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The group of men and children perform on a stage surrounded by crowds of festival participants. Four children stand on a stage carrying lanterns mounted on square posts. A man stands to their left, playing a musical instrument.
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

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

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

[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

[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