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[Mary Marcinowski in Costume at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Mary Mastalerz Marcinowksi from San Antonio, Texas, selling her embroidery at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. Mary is standing in her booth surrounded by embroidered pillows and dolls and wearing traditional Czech clothing.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Mary Marcinowski in Costume at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Mary Mastalerz Marcinowksi from San Antonio, Texas, selling her embroidery at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. Mary is standing in her booth surrounded by embroidered pillows and dolls and wearing traditional Czech clothing.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Participants Serving Bigos at Texas Folklife Festival ]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival serving Bigos (Hunter's stew) at a Polish food booth. The couple is dressed in traditional Polish clothing. The woman is holding a pan and a ladle of food while the man stands over a large pot. Colorful booths are visible in the background behind the couple.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Polish Dragon at 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a several people dressed in a dragon costume surrounded by other fair goers at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975.. One man makes up the long next, head, and front legs of the dragon. Another woman is visible behind the man, supporting the back of the dragon. A woman, Valerie Grace, is walking to the right of the dragon wearing a traditional Polish costume.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[San Antonio Jewish Community Center Dancers]

Description: Photograph of dancers from the San Antonio Jewish Community Center at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival. They are performing an Israeli folk dance on an outdoor stage. Most of the dancers are women. They are wearing green, yellow, white, and pink dresses with multicolored scarves and are barefoot. Spectators are visible in the background.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[The Singing Harris Family]

Description: Photograph of the gospel group, the Singing Harris Family, at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival. The group consists of four women and three men. Three of the women and two of the men are standing in a row behind microphones, singing. One women is sitting at a piano on the left, and one man is standing behind the rest of the group. They are performing on an outdoor stage as festival participants watch from the background.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Tonya Zwan Performing Lebanese Folk Dance]

Description: Photograph of Tanya Zwan at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival. She is demonstrating a Lebanese folk dance and wearing a black and white outfit with silver embellishments. She is using gold finger cymbals and performing on an outdoor stage. People are visible in the background. Tanya Zwan is from Tyler, Texas.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Tonya Zwan Performing Lebanese Folk Dance]

Description: Photograph of Tanya Zwan at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival. She is demonstrating a Lebanese folk dance and wearing a red and yellow outfit with gold embellishments. She is performing on an outdoor stage. People are visible in the background. Tanya Zwan is from Tyler, Texas.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Walker-Ford Gospel Singers of San Antonio]

Description: Photograph of the Walker-Ford Gospel Singers of San Antonio at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival. The members are dressed casually and are performing on an outdoor stage. In the foreground, a man is playing a piano. Behind him, a group of men and women are lined up singing. On the right, in front of the singers, Oscar Ford is directing the choir. A young boy is standing by Ford. Several microphones are placed on the stage.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Youth Singing Alliance of San Antonio]

Description: Photograph of the Youth Singing Alliance of San Antonio at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival. The group is on a wooden stage outside. In the foreground, a woman is playing the piano. Behind the piano, two men and three women are lined up, standing behind microphones. In the background, a man is playing the tambourine.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph