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Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of an autographed portrait of Paul Harvey wearing a pinstripe suit, sitting in front of a map and globe at a Hendrick Hospital Birthday party.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Demonstration on How to Make Sauerkraut]

Description: Slide of the Kendall County German food and craft demonstration booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. Mrs. Alvin Sueltenfuss is using a tool to shred cabbage over a large pot. She is working at the table that has jars of finished or fermenting sauerkraut on her right and half of a head of cabbage on her right. Behind her are knit fabrics hanging. In the background are people walking around the festival grounds.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Project SER Sponsored Menudo Booth]

Description: Slide of a booth serving menudo (a Mexican soup) that is sponsored by Project SER at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are three men to the right posing for the picture. They are standing next to a table where menudo-filled foam bowls are sitting. Behind them are men operating the booth. In the background are people walking in a walkway.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Participating in Scottish Caber Tossing]

Description: Slide of Scottish caber tossing at the Texas Folklife Festival. This shot shows a man who has just thrown a caber, which is wooden pole that has about the same diameter as his head and about twice or so his height. The caber is still in mid-flight. There are people scattered around him to spectate.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Tigua Woman Preparing Food]

Description: Slide of a Tigua woman bent over a pot and handling the food with her bare hands at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are two men looking into the pot at the food. The pot is sitting on a stump. The woman is dressed in traditional Tigua attire with heavy jewelry and a cloth tied over the top of her head. The men are dressed in a more Americanized style but one man who is in the foreground also has a bandanna tied around his head.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Scottish and Irish Bagpipers and Drummers Performing]

Description: Slide of Scottish and Irish bagpipers and drummers performing with a large crowd surrounding them at the Texas Folklife Festival. This shot is focuses on a man in a plaid kilt playing a snare drum behind his fellow members in the performance. A bass drummer is in front of him, another snare drummer to his right and bagpipers to his left. In the background, there is a log cabin and a crowd of people watching the number.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Tigua Woman Preparing Various Dishes]

Description: Slide of an elaborately dressed Tigua woman stirring food in a pan. There are various ingredients on the table in front of her. There is also a pot of food sitting on a stump to her left. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Balance Beam Performance]

Description: Slide of the gymnastic team of the San Antonio Jewish Community Center at the Texas Folklife Festival. On a balance beam is a girl performing a routine. At both ends of the beams are two men, also a part of the team, supervising the young girl and holding the ends of the beam. There are spectators sitting and standing behind the balance beam. Underneath the beam are large pads for the gymnast's safety.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Tigua Man Stoking a Fire Underneath a Frying Pan]

Description: Slide of a Tigua man squatting down to stoke a small fire in a makeshift stove at the Texas Folklife Festival. The stove is made up of bricks and has a steaming pan sitting on top of it. There another person to the far left who is holding a spatula, waiting to start cooking in the pan.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Displaying Macramé Pieces]

Description: Slide of Pat Maxham hanging up her macramé work at the Texas Folklife Festival. Her pieces are glass containers that are hung up by elaborately knotted rope. There are already at least five pieces hanging and Maxham is hanging a sixth. There is a woman behind her that is observing the works.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Gymnastic Team Performance]

Description: Slide of the gymnastic team of the San Antonio Jewish Community Center at the Texas Folklife Festival. On a balance beam is a girl doing a handstand with her legs in a front split. There are spectators sitting and standing behind the balance beam. Underneath the beam are large pads for the gymnast's safety.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Indian Village at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Slide of an Indian Village at the Texas Folklife Festival. There is an abode that is built as Native Americans would have. There are two logs serving as benches and people all around the structure.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Young Children Playing]

Description: Slide of children playing at the Children's Toyland and Barnyard section at the Texas Folklife Festival. A boy and girl are playing on top of a fiberglass horse. Another boy is playing in the attached buggy and a girl in the foreground is watching them play.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Molly Beenen and Daughters Performing]

Description: Slide of Molly Beenan, Dutch Indonesian, sitting down on a chair and playing a guitar. She is the director of De Nederlands Dochters en hun Moeder. There are also four other young women standing onstage and singing who are her daughters. Beenan and her daughters are dressed in a folk dresses, bonnets and wooden clogs. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alabama-Coushatta Food Booth]

Description: Slide of two women of the Alabama-Coushatta tribe at a food that serves barbecued beef and sassafras tea in the Indian Village of the Texas Folklife Festival. They are wearing Native American accessories and jewelry. There are bins in front of them on a table with the food.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Performing Onstage]

Description: Slide of Molly Beenen sitting down on a chair and playing a guitar. She is the director of De Nederlands Dochters en hun Moeder. Beenan is dressed in a folk dress and wooden clogs. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Tigua Woman Weaving]

Description: Slide of a woman of the Tigua tribe using a piece of equipment to demonstrate Tigua weaving techniques. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Saxophonist of the Wurstfest Opa Band]

Description: Slide of the Wurstfest Opa Band, from New Braunfels, Texas, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. There is a young saxophonist in the foreground showing his profile and an older saxophonist in the background facing the camera.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Apache Man Selling his Craft]

Description: Slide of an Apache silversmith sitting down at the Texas Folklife Festival. He has a red case of silver jewelry. He is wearing Native American jewelry. There are two people on the right looking at his wares and one of them is is picking one of his silver pieces out of the case.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Blow Gun Demonstration]

Description: Slide of Rocky Stallings demonstrating a blowgun in the Indian Village area of the Texas Folklife Festival. He is holding a long hollow stick to his mouth. His cheeks are bubbled out as he blows into it.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Wurstfest Opa Band Performance]

Description: Slide of the Wurstfest Opa Band, of New Braunfels, Texas, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are four members in the foreground and they are playing trumpets, trombones and the accordion.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Performance of the Alamo Area Square Dancers]

Description: Slide of the Alamo Area Square Dancers performing onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are boys and girls and young men and women dancing. They are all in folk outfits and the boys of the Texas flag on the backs of their vests.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Potter using Spinning Wheel]

Description: Slide of David Cholis (left) helping a young girl throw pots at the Texas Folklife Festival. Cholis is straddling a table with a spinning wheel where an unfinished tall vase stands. The young girl is playing with a bowl of slip, a liquid of made of part clay and part water.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections