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[Josie Amiek Serving Aguas Frescas]

Description: Photograph of Josie Amiek serving agua frescas at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Josie wears a white shirt embroidered with flowers. She ladles juice into a plastic cup in the Mexican American Business & Professional Women's Club Booth.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan Martinez Demonstrating How to Thatch a Roof]

Description: Photograph of Juan Martinez demonstrating how to thatch a roof at the opening ceremonies of the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a cowboy hat and tan plaid shirt, he is laying out plant stalks on a table. A little boy is standing on the right.
Date: [1981-08-06..1981-08-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan Martinez Demonstrating Roof Thatching]

Description: Photograph of Juan Martinez, from Laredo, demonstrating roof thatching at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a cowboy hat and a plaid shirt, he is leaning over a bamboo frame with his hand on small bundles of straw that have been stacked and tied to the frame.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan Martinez, Roof Thatcher]

Description: Color photograph of two men conversing over bundles of straw in a booth at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. The man on the left is Juan Martinez, a roof thatcher. According to accompanying information, the man on the right is Mr. Jingles, a daily visitor who collected beer tabs at the festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan Martinez, Roof Thatcher]

Description: Black and white photograph of a man named Juan Martinez, a roof thatcher, bundling thatching materials at his booth. His booth is one of many at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan Martinez, Roof Thatcher]

Description: Black and white photograph of a man named Juan Martinez, a roof thatcher, bundling thatching materials at his booth at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan Martinez Thatching a Roof]

Description: Photograph of Juan Martinez demonstrating how to thatch a roof at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is gathering a small bundle of straw and placing it strategically on a wood frame while three boys watch him.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan P. Moreno and his Tejano Band]

Description: Photograph of Juan P. Moreno and his Tejano band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is standing on stage singing into a microphone and holding a guitar. Another band member playing an accordion and a sign that says "Nations Bank" are visible behind him.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Juan P. Moreno and his Tejano Band]

Description: Photograph of Juan P. Moreno and his Tejano band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is standing on stage playing a guitar and singing into a microphone.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Judge H. E. Resley, Gunsmith]

Description: Photograph of Judge H. E. Resley at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Judge Resley stands behind a table covered with gun parts and machinery. He rests his hands on his hips while smoking a pipe, wearing a white, long-sleeve shirt tucked into black pants and a belt with a gold star on the round buckle.
Date: [1984-08-02..1984-08-05]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Judith Sallee Blowing Whistle]

Description: Photograph of Judith Sallee, from Trader's Village in Grand Prairie, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a t-shirt and jeans, she is straddling a wooden bench and blowing into a whistle made from elm bark.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Judo Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Japanese-Americans, K.T. Yamanaka and Y. Sakurada, performing in a Judo demonstration at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. Two mats are spread out over the grass; the two performers are holding on to each other, doing a hip roll. One of the performers is completely elevated in the air while the other has one leg planted on the ground. Festival participants are visible in the background.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Julie Morgan Demonstrating Basket-Making]

Description: Photograph of Julie Morgan demonstrating basket-making at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Julie wears a long-sleeve white shirt and a brown skirt as she balances the beginnings of a small basket on her knee. A child kneels to her right, weaving a cord of material in and out of the skeleton that Julie holds.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jumping Drum Players]

Description: Photograph of Korean Dancers of Houston playing the drums at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The two dancers wear bright pink floor-length dresses over pale pink long-sleeve shirts. They stand behind large drums supported by colorful wooden stands, playing on-stage for festival participants. The three drums are painted with colorful patterns around the sides.
Date: [1991-08-01..1991-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Junelle Gambs Teaching Elocution in the One-Room School]

Description: Black and white photograph of Junelle Gambs, who is a member of the Speech Arts Association of San Antonio, teaching elocution in the one-room school on the grounds of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. She is dressed in a high-collared costume shirt and skirt to play the part. Behind her is a chalkboard with a few notes written in chalk on it.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jussie Stutes Playing the Pedal Steel Guitar]

Description: Photograph of the Texas Cajun Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a blue plaid shirt and a white hat with a blue and red stripe, Jussie Stutes plays the pedal steel guitar. Two members of the band guitars behind him.
Date: [1984-08-02..1984-08-05]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Justin Wells Demonstrating Pen and Ink Drawing]

Description: Photograph of Justin Wells, from Amarillo, demonstrating pen and ink drawing at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is first sketching out something in pencil on his drawing board, positioned at a forty-five degree angle. He has a rust-colored beard and is wearing glasses, a straw cowboy hat, and a black gingham button-up shirt. His hands are covered in freckles.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[K. L. Dudley Holding Texas Sunglasses]

Description: Photograph of K. L. Dudley at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. K. L. wears a white baseball cap and a blue striped shirt. He holds a pair of sunglasses that has lenses shaped like the state of Texas.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Kadlecek Family Performing]

Description: Photograph of Ed J. Kadlecek, Jr. performing with his children at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is on the right, playing accordion and leaning in to sing into the microphone. Younger daughter Nancy Lynn is directly in front of the microphone; her older sister is standing to the left and her brother is standing behind her. The children are all wearing lederhosen.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Kali Parea Greek Dancers

Description: Photograph of the Kali Parea Greek Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The girls hold each other by the arm in a circle, wearing traditional Greek clothing.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Karel Wheat, Sweet Song String Band]

Description: Photograph of Karel Wheat of the Sweet Song String Band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Wheat sits on a wooden stool as she holds up a small wooden puppet. She wears a blue dress, bronze medals, and white apron.
Date: [1994-08-04..1994-08-07]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Karen Wayne in Bathtub with Umbrella]

Description: Photograph of Karen Wayne, member of the Fort Worth Pod of the Chili Appreciation Society International, sitting in a tub at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing striped overalls and holding an open umbrella.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Karen Wayne in Bathtub with Visitor]

Description: Photograph of Karen Wayne, member of the Fort Worth Pod of the Chili Appreciation Society International, sitting in a tub with a festival visitor at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is on the left wearing striped overalls and holding an open umbrella. The man is on the right, shirtless, and drinking out of a cup.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Karilagan Philippine Cultural Group Dancers]

Description: Photograph of members of the Karilagan Philippine Cultural Group Dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are performing on stage in traditional costumes and other members are visible in the background. A banner reading "Welcome to Folklife" is visible in the background.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections