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[Metal Sculptor]

Description: Photograph of Santiago (Jim) DeLeon, from Victoria, making a metal sculpture at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is handling a piece of metal with pliers and wearing protective welding goggles on his forehead.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Origami Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Yayoi Beard explaining origami at the Japanese demonstration booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. A variety of origami figurines of all different colors and shapes are on display. Beard is speaking to an interested female visitor about them.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Oxen for Log Wagon]

Description: Photograph of Jethro Holmes, from Woodville, with a pair of oxen used to pull an eight-wheel log wagon at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is on the right, standing on a log, his hand resting on the yoke of the two black oxen. The oxen, standing in the middle of the photograph, are harnessed and stand waiting. A female festival visitor is on the left, petting one of the oxen. In the background, a few logs are visible on the wagon.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Slicing Bread]

Description: Photograph of a man slicing Irish bread in the Harp and Shamrock Society of Texas booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The bread is resting on a cutting board on a table in front of him. The man is wearing a navy, short-sleeved, collared shirt with white pants, sunglasses and a baseball cap.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[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]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[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]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[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]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Melody Porter Making Lye Soap]

Description: Photograph of Melody Porter, from Center, making lye soap in an iron cauldron at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a pioneer skirt and bonnet, stirring a cauldron that is over a fire. Festival visitors are visible in the background.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Member of Houston Highlanders Pipe Band Playing Bagpipe]

Description: Photograph of a bagpipe player of the Houston Highlanders Pipe Band, a Scottish band, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is standing onstage playing the bagpipes. He is dressed in traditional Scottish clothing: a plaid kilt, a horsehair sporran, and knee-high socks. The photo is taken from below, looking up at the performer.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican-American Girls Performing Traditional Dance]

Description: Photograph of young Mexican-American girls, members of the Ballet de Los NiƱos from San Antonio, doing a traditional Mexican dance at the Texas Folklife Festival. The girls are dressed in colorful, knee-length dresses with fluffy, ruffled skirts. A crowd has gathered on all sides of the stage.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Orchestra Performing for Crowd]

Description: Photograph of the Dallas Czech Concert Orchestra performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. The orchestra is performing on an outdoor stage at night. The stage has a covering with lights that illuminate the performers, which is a stark contrast to the darkness from which the audience watches. The musicians are all wearing white shirts and black pants. In the center of the stage is the director, Sid Pokladnik.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Oxen for Log Wagon]

Description: Photograph of Jethro Holmes and J.W. Broom with a red eight wheel log wagon, loaned by the W.T. Carter family of Houston, at the Texas Folklife Festival. The wagon resembles a trailer and has two supports for logs to be laid across. Behind it, Jethro is sitting on one of the oxen not yet harnessed to the wagon. J.W. Broom is standing to the right of them. To the right of the wagon the other ox stands patiently. In the background, the tower of the Americas is visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Patricia Mery Dancing]

Description: Photograph of Patricia Mery, Ameleb Club dancer, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a red, yellow, pink, purple and silver belly dancing costume, consisting of a crop top and long-flowing sheer skirt. She is leaning back to her left. The photograph is cropped at her hips and features her against a backdrop of spectators, pennant flags, and a large artificial camel.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Member of Houston Irish Pipes and Drums]

Description: Photograph of the Houston Irish Pipes and Drums group, performing on a stage at the Texas Folklife Festival. The photograph features one of the drummers in profile view. He is wearing black pants with a red side stripe, a black military coat and a green beret with a red feather. He standing, playing a marching style drum that is attached to his waist. Behind him other band members are partially visible. In the background, a mesh shade covering that spans above the stage is visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Men Preparing Sausage on a Stick]

Description: Photograph of a three men preparing sausage in the New Braunfels Wurstfest booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The men are all wearing green lederhosen with white shirts. Two of them men stand in front of a large grill covered in approximately sixty sausages that have each been skewered. One man stands in the foreground at the side of the grill. All three of the men look as if they are rotating the sausages for an even grilling. Behind them is a female booth worker. In the background, there is a hill on which people are sitting and walking.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections