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[Lone Star Fiddlers Playing on the Porch of Frontier Fort]

Description: Photograph of the Lone Star Fiddlers playing an impromptu session on the porch of Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are all wearing cowboy hats and light-colored shirts. In the foreground is a guitarist and an acoustic bassist. In the background, a violinist and another guitarist is visible.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Serving Food in Perini Ranch Chuckwagon]

Description: Photograph of a man serving food in the Perini Ranch Chuck Wagon at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a cowboy hat and a plaid shirt, he is serving a female festival visitor with a smile on his face. Behind him, a female visitor is standing next to a beer tap.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Preparing Bratwurst in Swiss Booth]

Description: Photograph of a man cooking bratwurst in the Swiss booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a traditional Swiss cap and shirt, he is using tongs to rotate the bratwursts on a flat top grill. Festival visitors are visible outside the booth.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Lone Star Fiddlers Playing on the Porch of Frontier Fort]

Description: Photograph of the Lone Star Fiddlers playing an impromptu session on the porch of Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are all wearing cowboy hats and light-colored shirts. From the left is an acoustic bassist, a violinist, and a guitarist.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Montague Lassoing a Small Boy]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Montague lassoing a small boy at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dressed as a cowboy the boy is standing on a circular platform. His arms, chest and legs are constrained, each with a different loop of the rope. In the right foreground, Montague is leaning forward to toss another lasso around the boy.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Storytellers Performing Onstage]

Description: Photograph of Paul Patterson, Allen Damron, Guich Koock, and Ace Reid telling stories onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Patterson is on the left sitting in a tall wooden chair, while Damron and Koock are in the center sitting on a square hay bale. Damron is playing a guitar while Koock holds a microphone up to his face. Reid is on the right, sitting in a rocking chair. Everyone except Damron is wearing a cowboy hat and boots. Behind them is a painted backdrop of a wooden house front.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Allen Damron and Guich Koock Performing Onstage]

Description: Photograph of Allen Damron and Guich Koock on the storytelling stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are sitting on a square hay bale, Damron on the left and Koock on the right. Damron is playing guitar while Koock holds a microphone to his mouth.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Montague Trick Roping]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Montague demonstrating trick roping at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Curled up into a ball, he is laying on his back on a circular platform while he lassos around himself.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jack F. "Spot" Baird Holding Tattered Umbrella]

Description: Photograph of Jack F. "Spot" Baird, Professor of Possumology at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a safari hat, a patterned shirt, and overalls, he is holding up a tattered umbrella. An antique camera is hanging around his neck. In place of a flash, a candle is attached to the top of it.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Cindy Findley Telling a Story]

Description: Photograph of Cindy Findley telling a story onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a cowboy hat, a patterned shirt, and leather chaps, she is standing at the center of a small stage in front of a tall chair, a square hay bale, and a painted backdrop of a house front. Sitting in a rocking chair on the right side of the stage is emcee, Rosemary Davis, wearing a long white dress and a wide-brimmed sun hat.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[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]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bill Corkery Telling Story Onstage]

Description: Photograph of Bill Corkery telling a story on the storytelling stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is sitting on a hay bale, wearing a cowboy hat and speaking into a microphone. In the left foreground, two young audience members are sitting on the edge of the stage. The backdrop of the stage is painted to look like a wooden house front.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Competing in Tobacco Spitting Contest]

Description: Photograph of a man competing in the State Tobacco Spitting Contest at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a baseball cap and aviator sunglasses, he is placing a finger on each side of his mouth and forcefully spitting to achieve the highest distance possible.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boy Fishing with Homemade Fishing Pole]

Description: Photograph of a boy fishing with a homemade fishing pole at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a t-shirt and jeans, the boy is holding a stick with fishing line attached to the end. He is fishing in a large metal tub, filled with water.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Steve Hartz with Violin]

Description: Photograph of Steve Hartz from Old Time String Shop in Nacogdoches at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a t-shirt and overalls, he is holding a violin like a guitar as he plucks it. He has brown curly hair and a beard.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Debbie Moreland Making a Broom]

Description: Photograph of Debbie Morelock, from Brownwood, making a broom at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a blue gingham dress and a mob cap, she is sitting in a chair, working on a straw broom. Long bunches of straw are laying on the grass around her.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Reenactors Sitting on Porch]

Description: Photograph of Living History reenactors at Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dressed in Civil War era clothing and military uniforms, they are sitting on wooden benches and chairs on the porch of Frontier Fort, an antique stone-built house.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Rocky Tays Stuffing Sausage]

Description: Photograph of Rocky Tays demonstrating sausage stuffing in the Wurstfest booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing traditional German clothing and a red patterned vest, he is stuffing a sausage casing with a manual stuffer he is operating by turning a crank.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman With Lamb in Her Lap]

Description: Photograph of a woman sitting with a beige lamb in her lap at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The lamb is from Swift Sheep Farm in Kingsbury, Texas. The woman, sitting in a lawn chair, is wearing a cap bearing the logo of the farm. She is talking to a man who is squatting on the ground on the right.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Emcee Robert Thonoff with Flo Baca]

Description: Photograph of emcee, Robert Thonoff, with Flo Baca of the Gil Baca Czech Band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are both wearing traditional German clothing: Thonoff in an alpine hat, and Baca in an ornately decorated vest and bonnet. Thonoff is holding the microphone that Baca is speaking into.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boy Laying His Head on a Sheep]

Description: Photograph of the sheep from Swift Sheep Farm in Kingsbury, Texas at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the foreground, a shirtless boy wearing jeans is leaning over a sheep, laying his head on its back. On the other side of the sheep, a man in a cap is sitting in a lawn chair. Behind them is a pen containing many sheep.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Demonstrating Fish Hook Making]

Description: Photograph of a man demonstrating fish hook making at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a striped tank top he is sitting on the right, holding a wooden stick. Standing beside him in the center, a little boy wearing a cap is attaching a string to a finished hook.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Making Wooden Toys]

Description: Photograph of a man making toys at the handmade wooden toys booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing glasses and a plaid shirt he is sitting at a small table with a sign on the front that says, "Handmade Wooden Toys by Fred & Jim Sutton, Pleasanton, Texas."
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections