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[Sugar Cane Mill]

Description: Photograph of Travis W. Kuykendall operating a sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival. The mill is powered by two horses walking in a circle. The horses are attached to a big log which rotates as they walk. The log is attached to the grinding mechanism which grinds the sugar cane into sugar. Strings of pennant flags decorate the area. A man is standing with the horses and another man is at the grinder, putting in the sugar cane. Kuykendall is walking toward the horses from the right. In the foreground, some spectators are partially visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[People Dancing to Cajun Music]

Description: Photograph of Jackie Callier and the Rambling Aces, a Cajun band from Port Arthur, Texas, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. The band is playing on a wooden outdoor stage with a sign displaying their band name. To the left of the stage a couple is dancing. Two people on the left in the foreground are watching the band. Large yellow letters reading "Cajun Country" are displayed on a hill behind the band.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Lebanese Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Lebanese food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The photograph is taken from a distance and shows the food booth, a dance floor or performance area, and the large hill behind the Lebanese area. According to a sign, the food booth is selling shish kabobs. Many strings of pennant flags are decorating the area. Festival visitors are visible in the foreground, sitting on steps in front of the area.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Advertising Cowboy Kisses]

Description: Photograph of a cowboy advertising free cowboy kisses in Cattle Drive Corral at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is on top of the bar where beer is being served, squatting down and beckoning someone with his hand. Beside him, are two festival workers, a woman serving beer to a festival visitor and another man serving beer. The two of them are paying attention to what the cowboy is doing. The bar is under a tent decorated with pennant flags advertising Lone Star Beer.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Irene Stephan Performing Japanese Classical Dance with Fans]

Description: Photograph of Irene Stephan performing Japanese classical dance at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is a young girl, dressed in a traditional Japanese gown with large sleeves and an orange sash around the waist. The dress is white with a floral pattern. Stephan is performing on a large outdoor stage at dusk. One fan is raised over her head while the other is out in front of her chest. A white sign to her right reads, "Stage 3". The photograph is taken from below, looking up at the performer.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Irish Guard Salutes]

Description: Photograph of the Houston Irish Pipes and Drums group, performing on a stage at the Texas Folklife Festival. The guards are arranged in a semi-circle facing the audience, dressed in traditional Irish guard costumes of orange kilts, black coats, and dark green hats. The bagpipe players are lined up on the left side of the stage while the drummer is on the right. The band leader stands center stage, heavily ornamented, holding a baton and wearing an orange cape and a tall black bearskin cap. Wearing white gloves, he proudly salutes the audience. The front of the stage terraces down to the ground. Many small children are sitting on the terraces looking intently toward the stage. There is lettering on the bass drum that reads, "Irish Pipes and Drums, Houston".
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Irene Stephan Performing Japanese Classical Dance]

Description: Photograph of Irene Stephan performing a Japanese classical dance at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is a young girl, dressed in a traditional Japanese gown with large sleeves and a sash around the waist. The dress is white with a floral pattern. Stephan is performing on a large outdoor stage at dusk. Her arms are extended out to her sides, revealing the long hanging sleeves of the dress.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Irish Folk Dancers Performing on Stage]

Description: Photograph of Irish folk dancers from Houston, performing onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival. The stage is just a platform, raised a couple feet off of the ground. The dancers are dressed in orange, green and white, traditional Irish clothing. The men have fabric draped over their shoulder and are wearing kilts. There are three men and three women, lined up by gender and facing one another. The two lines of dancers appear to weaving through one another. The photo is taken from several feet away from behind the stage. In the foreground a grassy space near the stage contains several red chairs, some stacked and some single. One person on the right is seated in a red chair and holding up a yellow umbrella to block the sun. On the left end of the stage is a sign denoting the stage number. In the background, crowds of festival visitors have gathered to watch the performance.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Israeli Folk Dancing]

Description: Photograph of members of the San Antonio Jewish Community Center performing Israeli folk dances near the Jewish booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The dancers are mostly women but one young boy is visible. They are dancing at the edge of a parking lot forming a circle and holding hands. The women are wearing knee-length skirts and white blouses. Lining the edge of the parking lot are booths and tents, one of which is the Jewish booth, denoted with a sign.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jewish Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Jewish food booth, sponsored by the San Antonio Jewish Community Center, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Two women stand behind the booth talking to a female festival visitor who is looking at the variety of foods displayed. On the left, handmade price signs are displayed on a post. In the upper right hand corner is a sign that reads, "Jewish." Below the sign, a young girl is also perusing the booth.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ladies in Pioneer Costumes]

Description: Photograph of six women, representatives of the Gilmer Yamboree, dressed in pioneer dresses at the Texas Folklife Festival. The women are lined up outside their booth, facing the camera. The two women on each end are holding an opened parasol. In the middle of them, a small square hay bale sits on the ground. Above their heads a sign reading, "Yamboree" is visible. In the background are festival visitors and other booth workers.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man and Young Girls Playing Cypress Trumpets]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Horace Allison, a pediatrician from Carthage, and four young girls playing cypress trumpets at the Texas Folklife Festival. He stands behind the children, playing a three foot long cypress trumpet which he is holding up in the air. Four young girls are standing in front of him, each playing a cypress trumpet that is so long, the end of it is out of the image. The photo is close enough to see that the girls are dressed in costumes. Each girl is wearing a colorful patterned shirt and a small, black, decorative cap. Allison is also wearing a colorful patterned shirt. To the right of the girls, a woman is standing and holding the hand of a toddler. The group is playing on the grass with the Institute of Texan Cultures visible in the background.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Piñatas at the Mexican Market]

Description: Photograph of the piñata booth in the Mexican market at the Texas Folklife Festival. The front of the booth has a decorative arch, covered in colorful paper flowers. In the middle of the arch is a sign that reads, "Piñatas". On the left of the arch, a colorful piñata is hanging. Two women and two children are standing in front of the booth looking at the piñatas. The woman in the foreground is wearing sunglasses, a blue floral dress, and a curly blonde updo.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Syrup Cooking Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of the syrup cooking demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival. The syrup is cooked in a large trough, over a stone furnace fueled with wood. At one end is a small chimney where smoke from the furnace is released. The whole thing has similar dimensions to a twin size bed, the small chimney being equivalent to a headboard. In the center of the photograph, a man is bending over to put more wood in the furnace, inside of which, flames are visible. To the right of him, two men stand next to the syrup cooker, watching him add wood to the furnace. The structure built over the cooker contains a sign reading, "Jerry Young, Syrup Cooking, Devine". In the right foreground, a large pile of wood is visible. On the left side of the photograph, festival visitors are gathered to watch the demonstration.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Jazz Festival All-Stars]

Description: Photograph of M.C. Happy Shahan, from Brackettville, performing with the Texas Jazz Festival All Stars, at the Texas Folklife Festival. The band represents Buccaneer Days in Corpus Christi. The performers are set up on the night stage which has fluorescent lighting. Shahan is standing at the front of the stage in the right foreground, holding a microphone and looking toward the guitar player. A female vocalist stands in the foreground on the left side of the stage in front of the guitarist. Behind Shahan, the drummer and bassist are visible. A banner hangs on the curtain behind all of them and reads, "Texas 'Jazz' Festival All Stars representing Buccaneer Days, Corpus Christi, Texas."
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Jazz Festival All-Stars Being Introduced]

Description: Photograph of M.C. Happy Shahan, from Brackettville, introducing the Texas Jazz Festival All Stars at the Texas Folklife Festival. They represent 'Buccaneer Days' in Corpus Christi. The band is set up on the night stage which has fluorescent lighting. Shahan is standing at the front of the stage holding a microphone while the band stands behind him with their instruments: guitarist, bass guitarist, pianist and drummer. A female vocalist sits on the right side of the stage in front of the pianist. A banner hangs on the curtain behind all of them and reads, "Texas 'Jazz' Festival All Stars representing Buccaneer Days, Corpus Christi, Texas".
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Belgian Bowling]

Description: Photograph of a woman participating in Belgian bowling at the Texas Folklife Festival. The booth is outdoors, on the grass, next to a chain-link fence. She has just released a round, flat object that is rolling toward a wooden crate. The booth's sponsor, George DeWinne, is watching. Two other men are also watching in the background.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bird's Eye View of Drummer]

Description: Bird's eye photograph of the drummer of Jackie Callier and the Rambling Aces, a Cajun band from Port Arthur, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. The drummer is playing at the back of a wooden stage and wearing black pants, a white short-sleeved shirt, and a red hat. Instrument cases and some cables are strewn around the drum set. Two people are sitting on the back of the stage in the top right of the photograph. A trash can is located offstage right behind the drummer.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Aerial View of Crawfish Racing Track]

Description: Photograph of crawfish racing track from taken from above at the Texas Folklife Festival. Close to the center of the photograph is a square white table painted with concentric red and blue circles. People are crowded around waiting for the start of the crawfish race, sponsored by Texas Champion Crawfish Races in Port Arthur. In the top portion of the photograph there are large yellow letters displayed on a grassy hill that read, "Port Arthur". Directly below that, smaller orange letters read, "Texas Greatest Corner".
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[29 Club Members Performing]

Description: Photograph of 29 Club members, representing Fox Hunt Follies festival in Center, Texas, performing songs and dances of the 1920s at the Texas Folklife Festival. The performance is at night on an outdoor stage; the photograph is taken from out in the audience. Men and women are dressed colorful costumes. Most of the women are wearing solid, brightly-colored dresses with bloomers that cover the knee. Each woman has a white shoulder sash. The men are wearing suits and 1920's style bowler or skimmer hats. One man is dressed in 1920's striped swimwear and playing a guitar.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Playing Cypress Trumpet]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Horace Allison, a pediatrician from Carthage, Texas, playing a trumpet made from a Caddo Lake cypress tree at the Texas Folklife Festival. The trumpet resembles a long, thin cornucopia about three feet long. One of his hands rests near the mouthpiece while the other supports the middle of the trumpet. A rope handle is attached near the bell and at the center of the horn. Dr. Allison has shoulder-length, brown, wavy hair and is wearing a colorful polyester shirt with dark pants and a white belt.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Crawfish Race]

Description: Photograph of Texas crawfish racing commissioner Jim Braud starting a crawfish race in Port Arthur, Texas. In the photograph, Jim leans over the racing table, reaching towards a basket to release the crawfish. A large audience watches from behind green and red barricades.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Longhorn Cattle Sign]

Description: Photograph of the sign for the Texas Longhorn Breeder's Association's cattle corral, supervised by Walter Scott of Goliad, at the Texas Folklife Festival. The legible type on the sign reads, "Texas Longhorn Cattle" at the top and, "Texas Longhorn Breeders Assn. of America, Box 770, Goliad, Texas" at the bottom. In between is a paragraph of small type with a watermarked longhorn behind it. It is posted on a six foot ranch fence, made of stacked wooden logs. A man in a cowboy hat and aviator sunglasses stands to the right of the sign.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Visitors in Line for Soul Food]

Description: Photograph of visitors waiting in line in front of the "Soul Food" booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The booth is painted orange, lined with pennant flags, and labeled with an overhead sign reading, "Soul Food". In the right foreground, the bed of a red pickup truck is visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections