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[Woman Displaying Woven Wall Hangings]

Description: Photograph of Catherine King, from San Antonio, showing her woven pillows to a visitor at the Texas Folklife Festival. In front of her are a few pillows, woven with an image of a tree. Behind her are large woven wall hangings of nature and landscapes.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Showing Her Batik and Stitchery]

Description: Photograph of Winnie M. Lay, from San Antonio, showing her batik and stitchery to visitors at the Texas Folklife Festival. On the left, three female visitors are leaning on the orange counter of the booth, looking at a piece that Lay is holding on the right. One visitor is holding a bunch of peacock feathers. In the background, a variety of Lay's colorful work is on display. The pieces have subjects of animals and nature, including a turtle, a sun, a bird and a mushroom.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

["Grandma's Workshop" Booth]

Description: Photograph of "Grandma's Workshop" in which Emma Oettinger is displaying her rag dolls, afghans, and quilts at the Texas Folklife Festival. Oettinger, from San Antonio, is on the right side of the photograph, explaining how to make rag dolls to two visitors. To the left, a group of people are looking at the variety of quilts, dolls, pillows, and afghans on display. The booth has a sign overhead in the foreground that displays information about the booth, as well as paper cut-outs of rag dolls. In the background against the wall, a sign that reads "Grandma's Workshop" is hanging above the full display of textiles.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman With Afghans]

Description: Photograph of Ruby Seguin, from San Antonio, displaying her afghans in "Grandma's Workshop" at the Texas Folklife Festival. Two brightly-colored afghans are draped in front of her. A quilt hangs behind her to the left, below the "Grandma" part of the "Grandma's Workshop" sign. A display of rag dolls are visible behind her to the right. A cluster of hangers are on a wire above her.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Trying on Belt]

Description: Photograph of Estelle Rose Turner, from Spring Branch, helping a visitor try on one of her macrame belts at the Texas Folklife Festival. Turner is standing on the right, helping the woman on the left fasten the white macrame belt around her green and white dress.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Holding Macrame Owl]

Description: Photograph of Estelle Rose Turner, from Spring Branch, at the Texas Folklife Festival holding a macrame owl that she made. The owl is black, brownish-orange and cream-colored. Turner, wearing a white blouse with a large black macrame necklace, is looking at the owl that she is holding up to the right.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections