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[Female Alabama-Coushatta Indian Dancers]

Description: Photograph of female Alabama-Coushatta Indian dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are standing side by side just outside of the covered booth area, wearing pioneer skirts and blouses, decorated with Indian jewelry and sashes. They all have their hair in long pigtails but the two women on the right have theirs in braids whereas the two younger girls on the left do not. All of them are holding square woven baskets. In the right background, an Indian man in a headdress is playing a large drum. Behind the women on the left, festival visitors are gathered to watch.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph

[Female Amelab Lebanese Dancers]

Description: Photograph of two Amelab Lebanese Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancers wear elaborate dresses with many layers of ruffles on the skirt, sleeves, and bodice.
Date: [1984-08-02..1984-08-05]
Item Type: Photograph

[Female Amelab Lebanese Dancers]

Description: Photograph of the Amelab Lebanese Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The three female dancers wear traditional Lebanese clothing as they perform in front of a large crowd of festival-participants.
Date: [1984-08-02..1984-08-05]
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Female Dancers of the Lijauco Bayanihan Dance Ensemble Performing]

Description: Photograph of some female members of the Lijuaco Bayanihan Dance Ensemble, from Laredo, Texas, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are wearing white dresses with floral cloth tied around their waist and straw cowboy hats with pink ribbons tied around the band.
Date: [1981-08-06..1981-08-09]
Item Type: Photograph

[Female Drummer for Alabama-Coushatta Dancers]

Description: Photograph of a female drummer for the Alabama-Coushatta Indian dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a cap that says, "Indian Power," she is sitting in a chair and playing a Native American drum with furry mallets.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[Female Performers for Harris Family]

Description: Photograph of the Harris Family Singers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two young women sing into a microphone. They wear t-shirts, name tags, and their hair in ponytails. The rightmost performer wears glasses.
Date: [1992-08-06..1992-08-09]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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]
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph