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

[Woman Displaying Polish Costumes and Needlework]

Description: Photograph of a woman displaying Polish costumes and needlework at the Texas Folklife Festival. The booth is sponsored by the Polish American Center in San Antonio. The woman is wearing traditional clothing: a white peasant blouse with embroidered sleeves and trimmed with lace, a fitted black vest with embroidery and trim, and a floral headband. Out on display are pillows, aprons, and an assortment of decorative needlework.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Laura Bretzke Holding Cloth Flowers]

Description: Photograph of Laura Bretzke in the Polish American Center booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing traditional folk wear: a white peasant blouse under a sleeveless green dress with floral embroidery. She has long dirty-blonde hair and is holding a bouquet of cloth flowers.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Justin Wells Demonstrating Pen and Ink Drawing]

Description: Photograph of Justin Wells, from Amarillo, demonstrating pen and ink drawing at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is first sketching out something in pencil on his drawing board, positioned at a forty-five degree angle. He has a rust-colored beard and is wearing glasses, a straw cowboy hat, and a black gingham button-up shirt. His hands are covered in freckles.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Girl Drawing with Pastels]

Description: Photograph of a young African-American girl drawing with pastels in Frontier Playland at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a rainbow-colored jumper and is smiling at the camera. A set of assorted pastels is on the table in front of her. She appears to be drawing butterflies.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bob Ramsey Holding Antlers]

Description: Photograph of of Bob Ramsey of Hunt, Texas at the Texas Wildlife booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a purple shirt and a straw cowboy hat. Ramsey is holding a pair of antlers. He is partially smiling and squinting.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Johnny Stewart at Texas Wildlife Booth]

Description: Photograph of Johnny Stewart blowing a wooden whistle at the Texas Wildlife booth. He is wearing a dark blue pearl-snap shirt and is standing in front of a table covered with antlers. Other booths and festival visitors are visible in the background.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jethro Holmes Eating Biscuits and Honey]

Description: Photograph of Jethro Holmes eating biscuits and honey at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a straw cowboy hat, a blue shirt, a shiny bow-tie, and black frame glasses as he shovels a bite of honey-covered biscuit into his mouth with a spoon. He is holding another biscuit in his other hand.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Stitchery and Needlepoint Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a woman doing a stitchery and needlepoint demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is holding the panel in her lap as she works. The image appears to be a family of rabbits. She is wearing a blue gingham dress and a matching kerchief.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Montague Lassoing Children]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Montague, roping expert from Bandera, lassoing a group of children at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is on the left, holding the rope with which he has lassoed a group of five young children who are on the right. Montague is wearing a cowboy hat, western shirt, dark pants, and black boots. Several spectators are gathered in the background. A sign posted to a tree says, "Bruce Montague, Roping Expert, Bandera."
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joel Nelson from Big Bend Saddlery in Alpine]

Description: Photograph of Joel Nelson from Big Bend Saddlery in Alpine at the Texas Folklife Festival. Wearing a yellow western shirt and a black ten gallon hat, he is carving out a pattern on a piece of leather. An assortment of tools are visible on the table next to him.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Splitting Shingles with a Froe]

Description: Photograph of a man splitting shingles at the Texas Folklife Festival. With a froe he is separating a block of wood with the direction of the grain into long flat pieces. Kneeling on the ground, he is wearing overalls and a peach-colored shirt.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dr. John M. Hales Making Bread]

Description: Photograph of John M. Hales demonstrating how to knead dough as part of his bread-making school at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a chef's hat, black frame glasses, a blue plaid shirt and a white apron. He is handling a large batch of dough on the table in front of him.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[James Ander Installing Chair Seat]

Description: Photograph of James Ander installing a chair seat at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is on the right, weaving a rope around the four wooden posts of the seat as a few festival visitors watch on the left. He has white hair and is wearing a dark blue shirt and black-rimmed glasses.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Girl on Balance Beam]

Description: Photograph of a girl walking on a balance beam at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a pink top, white shorts, yellow socks, blue tennis shoes, and a white cowboy hat as she carefully walks toward the camera. To the left a man in a black cowboy hat and a Coors t-shirt is standing on the ground next to her. On the right a small boy is looking up at her.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Daisy Potter Holding Yam Pie]

Description: Photograph of Daisy Potter the "Possum Queen" holding a yam pie sold by the Gilmer Yamboree booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a pioneer dress with an orange sash that says, "Possum Queen," and a home-made crown with an image of a possum.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Filipino Dancers]

Description: Photograph of a Filipino folk dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a pink dress with sequins and pearls around the neckline, gold earrings, and a metallic gold headband. She is holding two fans with pink feathers.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ukrainian Folk Dancing Couple Performing]

Description: Photograph of two of the Ukrainian Folk Dancers of Houston dancing together at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man and woman are opposite each other, holding their partner at the waist with one arm and spinning around together with their outside arm up in the air. The man is wearing a white shirt, red sash, loose blue pants, and black boots. The woman is wearing a white blouse with patterned sleeves under a long blue vest, a red and gray checkered skirt, red knee-high boots, and a floral wreathe in her hair. Long colorful ribbons are flowing from the wreath. Audience members are visible offstage in the background.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[M. W. Massey Giving a Wagon Ride]

Description: Photograph of M. W. Massey giving wagon rides at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is driving a green wagon being pulled by two horses. A group of children are sitting in the back of the wagon. Massey wears a cowboy hat.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Hazel Bowen, Wagon Mistress]

Description: Photograph of Hazel Bowen, wagon mistress from Antelope, Texas, at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a cream-colored cowboy hat with a collection of pins on the crown. Her face contains many wrinkles. She has blue-green eyes and is pursing her lips slightly as she looks off to the left.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Hazel Bowen Giving a Wagon Ride]

Description: Photograph of Hazel Bowen giving wagon rides at the Texas Folklife Festival. Wearing a cowboy hat, she is driving a green wagon being pulled by two horses. A young boy is sitting in the front next to her. A small group of children and adults are riding in the back. The horses are walking along a dirt pathway next to which two young girls are standing.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Leading Gospel Group Performance]

Description: Photograph of a gospel group performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are being directed by a man in a blue plaid suit standing at the front of the stage. Behind him an audience is visible, seated on the grass. A small group of nicely-dressed men and women make up the gospel group; they are visible onstage from behind. An electric piano is also onstage in the left foreground.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Kent Sutherland Playing Bagpipes]

Description: Photograph of Kent Sutherland playing the bagpipes for the Alamo City Highlanders at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a beige military shirt and a black beret with a red pom pom. His bagpipes are red plaid on the bag with dark-colored pipes.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Zaragoza Guajardo Next to Log Cabin]

Description: Photograph of musician Zaragoza Guajardo, fiddle player with the Devine Music Makers, at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is standing with his arm propped against the side of a log cabin where a cow skull is hanging. He is wearing a white shirt and gold-rimmed glasses. He has a receding gray hairline and dark eyebrows.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections