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[Two Men Splitting Shingles]

Description: Photograph of Arnold Griffin, construction supervisor from Devine, and Bruce Roark, splitting shingles at the pioneer log house raising at the Texas Folklife Festival. Griffin is on the left stabilizing the log while Roark, on the right, uses a froe to split it. Behind them in the background, trees and a grassy field is visible.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Demonstrating Water Witching]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Roark, from Devine, demonstrating water witching at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a cowboy hat and blue coveralls, holding a small tree branch shaped like a "Y". His hands are holding the two ends of the "Y" and he is looking down at the join in the middle.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Plays Violin]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Roark, a maker of hand-hewn string instruments from Devine, at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a blue shirt, glasses, and a cowboy hat, playing a violin or fiddle.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Men Assembling Log Cabin]

Description: Photograph of the pioneer log house raising at the Texas Folklife Festival. The project is directed by Arnold Griffin, a rancher and building contractor in Devine. Four men are standing in and around the log cabin in the process of being built. On the left, one man appears to be rolling a log into place. They are all conversing with one another. In the background, the East Texas String Ensemble performs on a flatbed trailer. On the ground in front of them, Bruce Roark stands playing his guitar.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Instrument Maker's Display]

Description: Slide of Bruce Roark is sitting down in his booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. Roark is a musical instrument maker from Devine, Texas. He is holding a musical instrument and has various stringed instruments hanging up on the wall behind him.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Roark, Maker of Musical Instruments]

Description: Color photograph of an elderly man playing a wooden double-necked guitar at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. Several more wooden stringed instruments are hanging on the wall behind him. The man is identified as Bruce Roark, who makes instruments.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Roark of the Devine Music Makers]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Roark of the Devine Music Makers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bruce wears a straw hat and a white shirt as he plays a guitar with other members of the Devine Music Makers.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Musician Performing on an Upright Bass]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Roark, playing the upright bass with the Silveraiders and Serenaders of Devine band, at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The musician is holding up the bass and is plucking the strings. Other musicians and festival participants are visible in the background.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Roark Playing the Guitar]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Roark playing the guitar at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bruce, a member of the Devine Music Makers, wears a tan hat, black sunglasses, a white collared shirt, brown belt and denim pants as he plays for festival participants.
Date: [1992-08-06..1992-08-09]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Roark Playing a Banjo]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Roark, instrument maker from Devine, Texas at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing a light-colored button-up shirt and glasses as he plays a banjo. Other stringed instruments are visible on the table in front of him. In the right background, an acoustic stand-up bass is leaning against a tree.
Date: [1989-08-03..1989-08-06]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections