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[Cowboy Resting in the Shade]

Description: Photograph of Cattle Drive Corral featuring cowboy cooks from ranches across the state, serving food from chuck wagons at the Texas Folklife Festival. In the middle ground, the back panel of a chuck wagon is folded down to form a table, revealing shelves on the interior of the wagon. Under the table, a cowboy is relaxing, sitting with his legs crossed and leaning against the support beam of the fold-down table. In the background, people are preparing food. Out of focus in the very near foreground, a wooden ranch-style fence is visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

[Cowboy Serving Biscuits]

Description: Photograph of a cowboy serving sourdough biscuits in Cattle Drive Corral at the Texas Folklife Festival. In the middleground of the photo, the cowboy is handing biscuits to a female festival visitor who is standing outside the booth. In front of them, a dutch oven full of biscuits is resting on the counter. Behind them, other festival visitors and cowboys are visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

[Cowboy's Foot Tub]

Description: Photograph of Claudia Ball and Virge T. Williams at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Claudia, the director of the Texas Folklife Festival, stands barefoot in the cowboy's foot tub. Virge, also known as "Cowboy," wraps his arm around Claudia.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia

[Cowboys Giving Out Free Cowboy Kisses]

Description: Photograph of chuck wagon cook, Tom Perini, leaning over a counter to give a festival participant a free cowboy kiss at the food booth in Cattle Drive Corral during the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The gentleman is wearing a denim shirt, cowboy hat, and leather chaps. The woman is wearing a light floral blouse and dark pants. Other festival participants are visible in the background.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Creator: Smith, Jim

[Crabapple Dolls ]

Description: Photograph of a doll-making booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman wearing a white shirt and plaid pants leans over a table covered in a quilt, examining a variety of dolls made from fabric and crabapples.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]

[Crawfish Competing in Race]

Description: Photograph of thoroughbred racing crawfish competing at the Texas Folklife Festival. The crawfish are racing on a white surface with red and blue concentric circles. The photograph is taken at the same level as the racing track. Behind the track are two men wearing berets who appear to be administering the race. In the background, a crowd is gathered to watch.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

[Crawfish Race About to Begin]

Description: Bird's eye photograph of the crawfish race at the Texas Folklife Festival. The race is about to begin as the crawfish are gathered in a basket at the center of a square white surface with red and blue concentric circles. Three men are gathered around the table and one man is placing a crawfish at the start of the race with the other crawfish.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

[Crawfish Racing]

Description: Photograph of crawfish race at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The head of the crawfish racing leans over the racing table, preparing to release the crawfish in front of a crowd of festival participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]

[Crim Gospel Singers Performing]

Description: Photograph of the Crim Gospel Singers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. Three singers and a guitar player are visible on stage. The singer in the foreground is a woman wearing a navy dress with white polka-dots. To the right of her a man wearing jeans and a white shirt is singing and pointing upwards with his arm extended. To the right of him is another male singer. Behind the singers, the man playing guitar is also singing along. A canopy of greenery is hanging over the stage.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]

[Crochet Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of the Crochet demonstration by members of the Texas Wendish Heritage Society at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two elderly women are sitting at a table demonstrating to four children how to crochet. The woman on the left has a little boy in her lap. The woman on the right is working so that three girls standing next to the table can see.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Crochet Display at Texas Wendish Heritage Society Booth]

Description: Photograph of the crochet display in the Texas Wendish Heritage Society Booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A woman behind the booth is wearing a matching bonnet and shawl over a white blouse and a long floral skirt. The table in front of her contains an assortment of crocheted items including hats, mittens, and flowers.
Date: [1981-08-06..1981-08-09]

[Crowd at Crawfish Race]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of spectators watching the crawfish race at the Texas Folklife Festival. The crowd is gathered outside of the Institute of Texan Cultures. Some people are smiling and some are holding their fingers up in the air to denote a certain number.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

[Crowd Watching Ameleb Lebanese Dancers]

Description: Photograph of a crowd watching the Ameleb Lebanese Dancers perform at the Texas Folklife Festival. Rows of festival visitors are seated on the grassy hill in front of the stage. Several people are also watching from the veranda of the Institute of Texan Cultures building in the background. The stage is in the middle ground and contains about ten female dancers in red and green costumes.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]

[Crowd Watching Lebanese Dancers]

Description: Photograph of a crowd watching the Lebanese Ameleb Club dancers in an amphitheater at the Texas Folklife Festival. The photograph is a profile view of the amphitheater, taken from an elevated perspective. The amphitheater descends to the left where the stage is. Every seat is filled and people are also gathered at the top of the amphitheater watching. A number of people are also watching from the veranda of the Institute of Texan Cultures building in the background. Pennant flags are strung from the top of the amphitheater to the pavilion over the stage.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

[Cruz Marquez Shearing a Sheep]

Description: Photograph of Cruz Marquez demonstrating sheep shearing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is straddling a sheep that is laying on a platform, shearing wool off of its head. He is wearing a cowboy hat, a striped shirt, and chaps. Several spectators are visible in the background.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Cruz Marquez Shearing a Sheep]

Description: Photograph of Cruz Marquez, from Sanderson, Texas, shearing a sheep at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is holding the sheep down on a gray platform, shearing wool off of its belly. He is dark complected, wearing a beige cowboy hat, a red bandanna, and a blue and white striped shirt. Several spectators are gathered around.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Cruz Marquez Shearing Leg of a Sheep]

Description: Photograph of Cruz Marquez demonstrating sheep shearing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is squatting next to a sheep that is laying on a platform, shearing wool off of its leg. He is wearing a cowboy hat, a striped shirt, and chaps. Several spectators are visible in the background.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Cruz Marquez, Sheep Shearer]

Description: Black and white photograph of Cruz Marquez, a sheep shearer, demonstrating how to shear a sheep at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is knelt atop a wooden table with the sheep in front of him. A large crowd surrounds him, watching him work.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]

[Cruz Marquez, Sheep Shearer]

Description: Photograph of Cruz Marquez demonstrating sheep shearing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. With the help of another man, he is laying a sheep down on a small stage so that he can shear off its wool. He is wearing a cowboy hat, striped shirt, chaps, and boots. Several spectators are visible in the background.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia