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[Spinning and Weaving]

Description: Photograph of A woman demonstrating weaving to three young girls at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Other tent roofs and a large wooden structure are visible in the background.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Two women working on fabric]

Description: Photograph of two women working on a stretch of fabric out in a backyard.The woman on the left is facing the camera and is caught in motion blur, she reaches for a small box sitting on the fabric in the lower right corner. The woman on the right is positioned with her profile to the camera and appears to be hammering the fabric with her right hand. Both of the women wear large bonnets that shield their faces from the sun.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Quilting-Frame

Description: Patent for a new type of quilting frame. The improved Quilting-Frame can be used with a standard sewing machine. The device allows a sewing machine to in seams.
Date: February 18, 1913
Creator: Cribbs, William D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Quilting-Frame

Description: Patent for improved quilting frame which may be set up easily, and folded down and stored when not in use. Additionally, the improved design provides for fabric to be secured on all sides, and for the operator to adjust the angle of the fabric.
Date: July 10, 1906
Creator: Berglund, John M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Program: Expressions of a People]

Description: Program for Expression of a People, directed by Nedra P. James and sponsored by the Office of Cultural Affairs of the City of Dallas, Neiman-Marcus, and the Dallas Summer Musicals. The front of the program contains an illustration of an African American family by Leo and Diane Dillon. This performance included performers Billie Kerl Roberts, Linda Searight, and Gale Washington Tyler.
Date: 1977/2013
Creator: Black Academy of Arts and Letters
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Weaving School]

Description: Photograph of children learning how to weave on a loom at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two boys and a girl lean over the intricate loom as festival volunteers assist the children.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Flyer: TeXas Arts Synthesis]

Description: Invitation to a two-day event titled TeXas Arts Synthesis. The events were presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas on March 24th and 25th of 1990. The cover of the invitation depicts a series of symbols and female dancers in formation.
Date: March 23, 1990
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Program: An Evening of Fine Arts]

Description: Program for an event featuring performance and visual arts produced by the Black Academy of Arts and Letters and presented by the Agape Ministry on September 14, 2003 at the Naomi Bruton Theater.
Date: September 2003
Creator: Black Academy of Arts and Letters
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Rush Candle Making]

Description: Photograph of a boy learning how to spin wool at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Ruffin Hill sits next to the boy, showing him how to use the machine. The demonstration is part of the spinning and weaving school within the festival.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A String and Drum Band]

Description: This picture shows 18 people--2 of whom appear to be adults. Visible are a snare drum, bass drum, cymbals, triangle, violins, lutes, bass viol and viola--and an anvil. The background appears to be painted. Further information about this band might have been presently [2012 ] lacking.
Date: unknown
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Flyer: Educational programs]

Description: Flyer advertising the variety of educational programs hosted by the Junior Black Academy of Arts and Letters during the Academy's twentieth anniversary season.
Date: November 11, 1996
Creator: Junior Black Academy of Arts and Letters
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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