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[4th U.S. Memorial Cavalry Regiment Dance]

Description: Photograph of the 4th U.S. Memorial Cavalry Regiment Dance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, members of the regiments are dancing with their partners on a grassy area outside of a brick building decorated with American flag bunting.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alamo Bobbin Lacers]

Description: Photograph of members of the Alamo Bobbin Lacers creating woven works of art at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Graciela Wilborn, on the left, and Patsy Anderson, on the right, are finishing a piece of artwork. The women sit behind a table, covered with sewing supplies.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Alamon Bobbin Lacer]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Alamo Bobbin Lacers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the woman is seating on a chair covered with a lace blanket. She leans over a small table, embroidering a flower pattern onto a cloth.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Andres Acosta Singing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Andres Acosta performing at the 12th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Andres is wearing matching pants and jacket with silver embroidery detail as he sings into a microphone, holding a hat in the air with his right hand. Two men play guitar behind him as he performs.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Beethoven Maennerchor Band]

Description: Photograph of the Beethoven Maennerchor Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The photograph depicts four men playing various instruments on a raised stage covered with a transparent tarp.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Bill Corkery at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of "Cowboy" Bill Corkery demonstrating rope techniques to children at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Bill is standing in a grassy area wearing blue jeans and a blue shirt, cowboy hat and tan belt. He is twirling a piece of rope tied into a circle with his mouth. Three girls to his left and one boy to his right are watching Bill as he performs.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Bill Shugart and the Texas Funteers]

Description: Photograph of Bill Shugart performing with the Texas Funteers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bill is playing a banjo on a stage with a Texas flag backdrop and a large canopy shading the performance area. He is wearing denim jeans with red suspenders, a striped tie, and brightly-colored pattern shirt, tucked into leather cowboy boots.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Bill Shugart of the Texas Funteers]

Description: Photograph of Bill Shugart playing his toilet-lid guitar at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. While Bill sings into the microphone, he wears a pair of overalls over a patterned shirt, boots, and hat. Other members of the band are visible behind Bill as they perform.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Bill Shugart Performing with the Texas Funteers]

Description: Photograph of Bill Shugart playing a toilet-seat guitar with his musical group, the Texas Funteers. Bill is wearing red overalls tucked into cowboy points with a black and tan diamond pattern. The Texas Funteers are playing at the 12th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Boat Building at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Rick Pratt, Cameron Pratt, and Army Emmott building a boat at the Texas Folklife Festival. Rick Pratt stands to the left, wearing a white shirt and blue shorts as he lifts the boat frame. Army, pictured center wearing a tan shirt, shorts and burgundy hat, moves a hay bale underneath the frame. Cameron is turned away from the camera wearing a dark blue shirt, light blue shorts, and a blue bandanna around her hair.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Boat Building at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Rick and Cameron Pratt at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Rick and Cameron, along with several other helpers, are putting their boat into a body of water. A large audience is following the boat builders as they prepare to test their vessel.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Boatbuilding at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Rick and Cameron Pratt building a boat at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Rick is standing on top of the upside-down boat, holding down a wooden post with his foot. Cameron is drilling the post into the boat with a drill. Another man is leaning over the boat, securing the post to the boat.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Bob Angle Skinning A Snake]

Description: Photograph of a snake-skinning demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bob Angle stands behind a table as he holds a dead snake in the air, peeling back its' skin in one piece.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Bocce Ball at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of participants at the Texas Folklife Festival playing bocce ball. Four children are standing in a row waiting their turn. The play arena is lined with hay bales. Children and adults watch the game of bocce ball.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Wheeler, Ed
Item Type: Photograph

[Bud Olson Demonstrating Wood-Carving]

Description: Photograph of Bud Olson carving a figurine at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bud, a member of the Houston Area Woodcarvers, sits in a striped chair as he uses a tool to remove bits of wood from his figurine. Other members sit around him as they work.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Canoeing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Rick and Cameron Pratt at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Rick and Cameron are sitting in a boat in the middle of a lake. Rick is holding an oar in each hand, while Cameron raises a bottle of wine in the air.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Charlie Loving Demonstrating Silk Screening]

Description: Photograph of Charlie Loving demonstrating silk screening techniques at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Charlie stands behind a table wearing an apron over a long-sleeve shirt and jeans. Charlie holds onto the frame as a young girl presses the design onto a surface.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Charlie McTee Making Fishing Equipment]

Description: Photograph of Charlie McTee making fishing equipment at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Charlie, wearing a striped shirt and hat, sits behind a table in a craft booth with pieces of fishing equipment strewn about the table.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Child Playing Fiddle]

Description: Photograph of a young boy playing the fiddle with the United Fiddlers Association. In the photograph, the boy is wearing a white buttoned shirt, jeans, and tall cowboy hat. His fiddle is tucked under his chin, accompanied by two men wearing matching uniforms, one playing the guitar, and the other playing the cello.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Children Playing Bocce Ball]

Description: Photograph of participants at the Texas Folklife Festival playing bocce ball. Four children are standing in a row waiting their turn to play. The play arena consists of a grassy area lined with hay bales. Children and adults watch the game of bocce ball from outside of the hay bales.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Claudia Deborah Caning a Chair]

Description: Photograph of Claudia Deborah chair caning at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Claudia is seated in a booth, weaving the seat of a chair with fiber strands. She wears a white shirt with a lace collar and a striped skirt.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Cowboy Bill Crockery Demonstrating Lasso Techniques]

Description: Photograph of "Cowboy" Bill Corkery demonstrating rope techniques to children at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Bill is standing in a grassy area wearing blue jeans and a blue shirt, cowboy hat and tan belt. He is twirling a piece of rope tied into a circle with one hand. Three girls to his left and one boy to his right are learning the technique. Participants of the festival are visible behind Bill.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Dorothy Williams Selling Pysanky Easter Eggs]

Description: Photograph of Dorothy Williams displaying Pysanky Easter Eggs at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Dorothy is sitting in a chair wearing a white dress with ribbon embroidery. A table with a large case full of fist-sized, elaborately painted Easter Eggs lies on the table in front of her.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph