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[Honey Tasting Booth]

Description: Slide of F.H. "Fuzz" Arnold (right) is tasting honey inside a booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The booth was sponsored by the Honey Bee Keepers Association of Texas. There is a man to Arnold's right who is also trying out honey.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Demonstration on How to Make Sauerkraut]

Description: Slide of the Kendall County German food and craft demonstration booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. Mrs. Alvin Sueltenfuss is using a tool to shred cabbage over a large pot. She is working at the table that has jars of finished or fermenting sauerkraut on her right and half of a head of cabbage on her right. Behind her are knit fabrics hanging. In the background are people walking around the festival grounds.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Project SER Sponsored Menudo Booth]

Description: Slide of a booth serving menudo (a Mexican soup) that is sponsored by Project SER at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are three men to the right posing for the picture. They are standing next to a table where menudo-filled foam bowls are sitting. Behind them are men operating the booth. In the background are people walking in a walkway.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Man Participating in Scottish Caber Tossing]

Description: Slide of Scottish caber tossing at the Texas Folklife Festival. This shot shows a man who has just thrown a caber, which is wooden pole that has about the same diameter as his head and about twice or so his height. The caber is still in mid-flight. There are people scattered around him to spectate.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[A Tigua Woman Preparing Food]

Description: Slide of a Tigua woman bent over a pot and handling the food with her bare hands at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are two men looking into the pot at the food. The pot is sitting on a stump. The woman is dressed in traditional Tigua attire with heavy jewelry and a cloth tied over the top of her head. The men are dressed in a more Americanized style but one man who is in the foreground also has a bandanna tied around his head.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Scottish and Irish Bagpipers and Drummers Performing]

Description: Slide of Scottish and Irish bagpipers and drummers performing with a large crowd surrounding them at the Texas Folklife Festival. This shot is focuses on a man in a plaid kilt playing a snare drum behind his fellow members in the performance. A bass drummer is in front of him, another snare drummer to his right and bagpipers to his left. In the background, there is a log cabin and a crowd of people watching the number.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Balance Beam Performance]

Description: Slide of the gymnastic team of the San Antonio Jewish Community Center at the Texas Folklife Festival. On a balance beam is a girl performing a routine. At both ends of the beams are two men, also a part of the team, supervising the young girl and holding the ends of the beam. There are spectators sitting and standing behind the balance beam. Underneath the beam are large pads for the gymnast's safety.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Woman Displaying Macramé Pieces]

Description: Slide of Pat Maxham hanging up her macramé work at the Texas Folklife Festival. Her pieces are glass containers that are hung up by elaborately knotted rope. There are already at least five pieces hanging and Maxham is hanging a sixth. There is a woman behind her that is observing the works.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Gymnastic Team Performance]

Description: Slide of the gymnastic team of the San Antonio Jewish Community Center at the Texas Folklife Festival. On a balance beam is a girl doing a handstand with her legs in a front split. There are spectators sitting and standing behind the balance beam. Underneath the beam are large pads for the gymnast's safety.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Young Children Playing]

Description: Slide of children playing at the Children's Toyland and Barnyard section at the Texas Folklife Festival. A boy and girl are playing on top of a fiberglass horse. Another boy is playing in the attached buggy and a girl in the foreground is watching them play.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Molly Beenen and Daughters Performing]

Description: Slide of Molly Beenan, Dutch Indonesian, sitting down on a chair and playing a guitar. She is the director of De Nederlands Dochters en hun Moeder. There are also four other young women standing onstage and singing who are her daughters. Beenan and her daughters are dressed in a folk dresses, bonnets and wooden clogs. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Alabama-Coushatta Food Booth]

Description: Slide of two women of the Alabama-Coushatta tribe at a food that serves barbecued beef and sassafras tea in the Indian Village of the Texas Folklife Festival. They are wearing Native American accessories and jewelry. There are bins in front of them on a table with the food.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Woman Performing Onstage]

Description: Slide of Molly Beenen sitting down on a chair and playing a guitar. She is the director of De Nederlands Dochters en hun Moeder. Beenan is dressed in a folk dress and wooden clogs. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Apache Man Selling his Craft]

Description: Slide of an Apache silversmith sitting down at the Texas Folklife Festival. He has a red case of silver jewelry. He is wearing Native American jewelry. There are two people on the right looking at his wares and one of them is is picking one of his silver pieces out of the case.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Potter using Spinning Wheel]

Description: Slide of David Cholis (left) helping a young girl throw pots at the Texas Folklife Festival. Cholis is straddling a table with a spinning wheel where an unfinished tall vase stands. The young girl is playing with a bowl of slip, a liquid of made of part clay and part water.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]

[Knife Maker Selling Blades]

Description: Slide of Jim Barbee (left) is a knife maker from Fort Stockton, Texas. He is selling knives at the Texas Folklife Festival. There is a man leaned over the table to look at all of the knives on the table, some of which are simply laid out while others are in wooden cases. There are also other people around the table looking at the knives.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]