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[Female Bayanihan Dancer]

Description: Photograph of a female member of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a pink satin dress and is holding a pair of pink feathered fans across her chest. Her head is adorned with a shiny gold headband; her ears with gold earrings.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Female Bayanihan Dancer Performing with Fans]

Description: Photograph of a female member of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers performing with fans at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a white dress, richly decorated with blue and white beads. Her head is adorned with an ornate beaded headdress with a veil flowing down the back. She is maneuvering two ornate paper fans as she dances.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Female Bayanihan Dancer with Fans]

Description: Photograph of a female member of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers performing with fans at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a white dress, richly decorated with blue and white beads. Her head is adorned with an ornate beaded headdress with a veil flowing down the back. She is maneuvering two ornate paper fans as she dances. In the background, other dancers are kneeling on the stage floor in pairs, one at each end of a pair of green poles.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Female Dancer from Trinidad and Tobago Cultural Association Doing the Limbo]

Description: Photograph of an African-American dancer from the Trinidad and Tobago Cultural Association in Houston doing the Limbo at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a black leotard with red patterned material around her waist and her head. She is leaning back, attempting to pass under the bar as festival visitors watch in the background.
Date: [1988-08-04..1988-08-07]

[Female Dancer from Trinidad and Tobago Cultural Association Performing]

Description: Photograph of an African-American dancer from the Trinidad and Tobago Cultural Association in Houston performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a black leotard and a red flowing skirt which she is twirling around. She also has a red sash around her neck and a white head wrap. She is standing on her left foot and is smiling.
Date: [1988-08-04..1988-08-07]

[Female Dancers for Hawaii Club of San Antonio]

Description: Photograph of the Hawaii Club of San Antonio performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, two female dancers perform onstage. They wear flower hairpieces, leis, and floral skirts. Each dancer raises her right hand above her head. An audience is visible in the background.
Date: [1994-08-04..1994-08-07]
Creator: Informedia

[Female Folklorico Dancer]

Description: Photograph of the McAllen Parks & Recreation Department Ballet Folklorico at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman holds the skirts of her dress, which is blue and has multicolored lace and ribbon embellishments. She wears ribbons in her hair and white boots.
Date: [1992-08-06..1992-08-09]
Creator: Informedia

[Female Gospel Singer Perfomring]

Description: Photograph of a female gospel singer performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a light-colored floral blouse and has sunglasses on her head. She is holding the microphone close to her mouth. Two other microphones on stands are visible, as well as a man off to the right.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]

[Female Member of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers Performing with Fans]

Description: Photograph of a female member of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers performing with fans at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a white dress, richly decorated with blue and white beads. Her head is adorned with an ornate beaded headdress with a veil flowing down the back. She is maneuvering two ornate paper fans as she dances.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Female Member of the Voices of Zion Community Choir Performing]

Description: Photograph of a female member of the Voices of Zion Community Choir performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is holding the microphone with one hand and the cord with the other as she sings and points her finger to the audience. She is wearing a sleeve-less, vertical-striped dress. Two male choir members are visible in the background. A canopy of greenery hangs overhead.
Date: [1989-08-03..1989-08-06]

[Female Philippine Dancers Performing]

Description: Photograph of two Philippine dancers performing with wicker hats onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The two women, one in the foreground and one in the background, are wearing long white dresses with large puffy sleeves. They are holding wicker hats decorated with artificial flowers.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]

[Female Reenactors in Costume Doing Laundry]

Description: Photograph of USAA volunteers portraying fort laundresses at the Texas Folklife Festival. The two women are dressed in pioneer clothing, kneeling down at a silver wash bucket pretending to do laundry. The woman on the left is wearing a blue dress with red-checkered trim and a red-checkered apron. The woman on the right is wearing a gray blouse and white skirt. Both of their bonnets are not being worn but instead tied around their necks. They are part of a larger scene of reenactors, some of whom are visible in the background. Behind them on the right is a porch of an old house. Some people are standing on the porch at a table covered in a red checkered tablecloth. Behind the women on the left, more reenactors and festival visitors are standing around, and a woman on a horse is visible.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]

[Female Singer-Guitarist Performs]

Description: Photograph of Ann Kennedy, Irish-American singer-guitarist from San Antonio, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is sitting in a chair on an outdoor stage beside two microphones. She is wearing orange-red pants, a long-sleeved white blouse, a lime-green vest, and glasses. She is turned slightly away from the microphones, strumming her guitar and gazing toward the ground offstage. In the background, a parking lot full of cars is visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]

[Female Ukrainian Dancers Performing]

Description: Photograph of the Ukrainian Folk Dancers of Houston performing onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival. Seven women are in a circle formation facing outward as they bend down toward their pointed right leg. They are wearing floral wreaths on their heads, white blouses under long vests, multi-layer checkered skirts, and knee-high boots. In the background, a crowd of spectators is gathered at the edge of the stage.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]

[Female Visitor Sampling Jelly]

Description: Photograph of a female festival visitor trying a sample in the jelly and preserves booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a wide-brimmed straw hat and glasses, she is tasting a sample from a spoon.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia

[Female Vocalist and Drummer Performing with Expresiones Argentinas]

Description: Photograph of a female vocalist and a drummer performing with Expresiones Argentinas at the Texas Folklife Festival. The woman is on the left, wearing a long orange skirt, a long-sleeved white blouse, and a scarf around her head and neck, topped with a gray bowler hat. She is leaning toward a microphone. On the right, a man wearing Argentine clothing is playing a large drum that is strapped over his shoulder.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]

[Femis African Market]

Description: Photograph of three young boys looking at the Femis African Market booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man on the right is showing the jewelry displayed on the table in front of them.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia

[Femis African Market]

Description: Photograph of the Femis African Market booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. There are people surrounding the booth on the left side and a large banner that reads "Femis African Market" hangs over the booth.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia

[Fernando Herrera Demonstrating How to Use the Bota]

Description: Photograph of Fernando Herrera helping a participant at the Texas Folklife Festival learning how to drink from a bota at the Spanish booth. In the photograph, Fernando is holding the bota in the air in front of the participant, who leans backward with his mouth open, wearing a red plastic bib. A bota is a traditional Spanish receptacle for holding liquids.
Date: [1983-09-07..1983-09-10]
Creator: Smith, Jim