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[Man Standing in Polish Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Polish booth and exhibit at the Texas Folklife Festival. A man, visible through an open doorway, is standing in a room that has been temporarily constructed as part of the Polish exhibit. He is wearing a light-colored shirt and pants, a long vest, and a brimmed hat. Visible inside the room is a wooden table and two chairs, a surface covered with a decorated tablecloth, a chandelier, and a window on the far wall. Outside the room, small leaves have been painted above and on the doorway.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Standing Next to Bear Carving]

Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a bear carving at the Texas Folklife Festival. Below the carving is a sign that says, "Wildlife Prints." The man is to the right of it, wearing a peach shirt and a straw cowboy hat. In the image, the bear has just killed a deer and is looming over it in a mountainous landscape.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Stirring Syrup]

Description: Photograph of a festival participant stirring syrup in a large pan at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The long rectangular pan is on top of a furnace; he is stirring the syrup with what appears to be a long stick. Other festival participants are visible in the background.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Stretching Hides]

Description: Color photograph of a man identified as Max "Trapper Max" Deike, seated amongst bales of hay at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is stretching hides using wooden boards and a metal tool. A few hides hang behind him.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Stuffing German Sausage]

Description: Color photograph of a man identified as Rocky Tays, who is affiliated with New Braunfels Wurstfest. He is wearing a Bavarian hat, a festive vest, and an apron. He is holding up a sausage that he has just finished preparing. On the table before him are more finished sausages and a cast iron sausage maker. A few people are visible gathered behind him to watch under the tent overhead, which is made of vibrant red, yellow, and orange cloths. His live demonstration is one of many at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Stuffing German Sausage]

Description: Color photograph of a man, identified as Rocky Tays, making German sausage in a live demonstration at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is kneading meat in preparation to stuff the sausage. Mason jars full of spices and seasonings sit on the wooden cooking board; a bowl of sausage skins is nearby. Rocky Tays is affiliated with New Braunfels Wurstfest; he is wearing a Bavarian-style hat as well as a festive vest over his apron. A large crowd has gathered around his table to watch him work.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Stuffing German Sausage]

Description: Color photograph of a man identified as Rocky Tays, who is affiliated with New Braunfels Wurstfest. He is wearing a Bavarian hat, a festive vest, and an apron. He is stuffing German sausages using a cast iron sausage stuffing machine. A few people are visible gathered behind him to watch. The tent overhead is made of vibrant red, yellow, and orange cloths. His live demonstration is one of many at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Stuffing German Sausage]

Description: Color photograph of a man identified as Rocky Tays, who is affiliated with New Braunfels Wurstfest. He is wearing a Bavarian hat, a festive vest, and an apron. He is stuffing German sausages that are stringed together; a long, wooden bowl full of meat and mason jars full of spices are on the table next to the sausages. A crowd is gathered to the side to watch him at work. The tent overhead his table is made of vibrant red, orange, and yellow cloths. His live demonstration is one of many at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Talking About Duck and Geese Hunting]

Description: Photograph of O. D. LaBove, from Sabine Pass, speaking to a crowd about duck and geese hunting at the Texas Folklife Festival. LaBove is on the left side of the photograph, standing at the bottom of a hill between a cluster of reeds and a brown wooden panel. He has a rifle under his arm. He is facing the crowd who is on the right side of the photograph, on the other side of an artificial stream that contains artificial ducks.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Tending Food]

Description: Slide of a food booth in the Mexican Market section of the Texas Folklife Festival. There is a man with a large knife who is tending a large piece of meat that is standing vertical on a metal skewer. The meat is in front of red hot coals. There is also a piece of pineapple on top of the meat on the skewer.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Throwing a Caber]

Description: Slide of a man performing Scottish caber throwing, which is a Scottish athletic event that is achieved through accuracy and precision, at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man is in the center of the image dressed in a kilt. His knees are slightly bent and his hands are cradling a tall, wooden pole, known as a caber, that has about the same diameter as his head and about twice or so his height. Numerous people are gathered behind him, watching him lift the caber.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Tossing Pizza Dough]

Description: Slide of Ron Bird tossing pizza dough in the air for the Italian food Booth. The counter in front of him has flour, a rolling pin and balls of dough on a plate. Behind him is a woman putting pizza in an oven. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Tossing Pizza Dough in the Air]

Description: Slide of Ron Bird throwing pizza dough in the Italian food Booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The dough is flying midair but Bird is ready to catch it. In front of him is a table with a sign on the front advertising their booth. On top of it are two containers, one holding tomato sauce. In the background there is a girl operating the ovens for the pizzas.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Tossing Sheaf]

Description: Photograph of the sheaf toss sponsored by the Scottish Society of Texas at the Texas Folklife Festival. A man tosses a large burlap bag up high over a horizontal bar. The bag is high in the air while another bag that has been thrown up has almost reached the ground. Many people have gathered to watch. In the background people are watching from atop a hill.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Wearing Fox Skin Cap]

Description: Photograph of a member of the San Antonio Muzzle Loading Association at the Texas Folklife Festival. He has a blonde mustache and is wearing a fox-skin cap, and a leather shirt with fringe on the arms and chest. He is holding a rifle and wearing a knife in a pouch that is tied to his shirt.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Welding Metal Sculpture]

Description: Photograph of Santiago (Jim) DeLeon, from Victoria, welding a metal sculpture at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is sitting in front of a low table wearing protective goggles and welding a piece of metal. Several people are watching closely.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Whittling]

Description: Photograph of Joe McMordie, from Austin, whittling a wooden caricature at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is seated, wearing glasses and a blue button-up shirt. He has a moustache and a pipe in his mouth. He is looking down at the piece he is working on, which he holds in his lap.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man with a Dog]

Description: Color photograph of a man, identified as Virge "Cowboy" Williams, wearing a cowboy hat at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is seated and petting a dog that is standing beside him. A collection of bones hang on a leather strap from his neck. He is wearing some sort of leather pants or chaps.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph

[Man With Grist Mill]

Description: Photograph of R.K. (Ken) Wimberley, from Austin, kneeling down by his grist mill at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. It appears that the grist mill has recently ground corn mill; there is a bag of whole corn nearby and a pile of grounded corn mill under the chute of the grinder.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man With Jumping Jack]

Description: Photograph of a man playing with a jumping jack at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man is sitting in a wheelchair and holding a thin wooden dowel attached to a white, wooden figure with a black top hat. The man bounces a flat wooden paddle below the figure's feet, causing it to bounce and "jump".
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man with Plate of Food]

Description: Photograph of an African-American man at the African-American food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is eating black-eyed peas from a plate of food he is holding. In the background, some tables and chairs at the booth are visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man with Pot of Food]

Description: Photograph of an African-American man at the African-American food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is lifting a pot lid to reveal the contents of a large pan of food that is resting on a table. He is wearing sunglasses, looking toward the camera and smiling.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph

[Man with Young Visitor]

Description: Photograph of festival storyteller John Russell "Hondo" Crouch, the mayor and co-owner of Luckenbach, Texas at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is bending down and holding the hands of a young girl. He is wearing a blue suit and the young girl is wearing a red and white striped dress. According to accompanying information, he is greeting the young visitor.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph