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[Weaving Demonstration at the 4th Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a woman demonstrating the process of creating yarn at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, the woman is smoothing the yarn with one hand and holding the wheel steady with the other. Many children and adults watch as she spins. The booth is covered in a canopy of made of streamers.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Wendish Choir Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a Wendish Choir Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The group consists of four men wearing white collared shirts with matching bow ties. They share two pieces of sheet music between the four of them as they perform for a crowd at the Festival.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Wood Carving at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a man demonstrating wood carving at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. The man sits on a hay bale wearing a denim shirt and jeans. He carves a moose figurine out of a piece of wood.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Inter-Tribal Dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a Dallas Inter-Tribal Council dancer at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. The dancer wears a feather headdress. His hair is divided into two pieces and wrapped with some kind of string. He also wears a large beaded medallion with an image of an eagle on it.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Singing Alliance Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Young Singing Alliance performing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman is standing on a stage with her arms crossed behind her back, singing into a microphone. She wears a solid-colored dress with a floral-print collars and sleeves.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Singing Alliance Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Color photograph of the Young Singing Alliance, a band from San Antonio, performing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in September of 1975. The band consists of three men and three women. The women are wearing short gray dresses and black handkerchiefs around their necks, while the men wear white pants with black jackets and cummerbunds.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Singing Alliance Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Color photograph of the Young Singing Alliance, a band from San Antonio, performing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in September of 1975. The band consists of three men and three women each singing with individual microphones. The women are wearing short gray dresses and black handkerchiefs around their necks, while the men wear white pants with black jackets and cummerbunds.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
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

[Adobe Making Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Bill Corkery demonstrating how to make adobe at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bill leans over the pit of adobe, raking the mixture as festival participants watch.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Adobe Making Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Bill Corkery demonstrating how to make adobe at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bill leans over a wooden trough as he pours water into the individual sections. Several festival stand behind Bill, watching the demonstration.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Adobe Making Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Bill Corkery demonstrating how to make adobe at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bill leans over the wooden trough, shoveling an unknown substance into the individual sections. A festival participant stands behind Bill, watching the demonstration.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Beadwork]

Description: Photograph of a woman creating a beaded headdress at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman, a member of the Alabama Coushatta tribe, spreads out the large headdress decorated with feathers and beads.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dance Costumes]

Description: Photograph of members of the Alabama-Coushatta tribe preparing costumes for a dance demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a small boy wears traditional Native-American dance regalia as a woman leans over his fur boot, attaching bells to his costume.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta dancer performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a boy wears an intricate costume consisting of a feather headdress, beaded headband, tasseled belt, and fur boots with bells attached. He holds sticks with suede tassels attached as he dances for festival participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta dance performance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, two young dancers in full Alabama-Coushatta regalia perform for a crowd of festival participants. The dancers wear large feather headdresses, beaded belts, and fur boots as they dance.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dance Regalia]

Description: Photograph of women preparing Alabama-Coushatta Indian dance regalia at the Texas Folklife Festival. The women sew red and purple feathers onto large headresses. One woman sits in the grass weaving string in and out of a cardboard circle, while another sits in a chair working on a yellow and green headdress.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dancer Jack Battise]

Description: Photograph of Jack Pattise with a festival participant at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Jack wears a feather headdress from the Alabama-Coushatta tribe. He stands next to a festival participant speaking into a microphone.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dancer Jack Battise]

Description: Photograph of Jack Pattise with a festival participant at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Jack wears a feather headdress from the Alabama-Coushatta tribe as he speaks into a microphone. He stands to the left of a man wearing patterned suspenders over a short-sleeved shirt.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dancers]

Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta dance performance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancers wear intricate headdresses, belts, and boots as they perform on a grassy area for festival participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Dancers]

Description: Photograph of the Alabama-Coushatta Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancers wear traditional Native-American clothing as they dance on a grey stage in front of a crowd of festival-participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alabama-Coushatta Headdress]

Description: Photograph of a man making a headdress at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man, a member of the Alabama-Coushatta tribe, sits in a chair with a dark-colored sleeveless shirt and white pants, attaching feathers to a circular disk.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Antique Corn Sheller]

Description: Photograph of a child using an antique corn sheller at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The boy leans over a wooden trough full of corn. He cranks the sheller as several festival participants watch.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Arnold Griffin Teaching Log Sawing]

Description: Photograph of Arnold Griffin teaching children how to saw a log at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Arnold holds onto the middle of the saw, guiding it through the wood as two boys hold onto handles on opposite sides. the sawing demonstration takes place in the front yard surrounding a small wooden house.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[Artificial Flower Bouquets]

Description: Photograph of artificial flower making at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman stands behind a festival booth, arranging artificial floral bouquets in brown wicker baskets.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph