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[Mexican Tortas]

Description: Photograph of a man preparing sausages for Mexican tortas at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man wears a Coors brewing hat with a white striped shirt and khaki pants. He uses tongs to turn over the three rows of sausages cooking on the grill.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mixteco Ballet Folklorico Aztec Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Aztec dancers of the Mixteco Ballet Folklorico at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A dancer performs on stage wearing gold, black, and red decorated costume pieces. On the left he holds a four tiered prop and on the right a brightly colored shield with blue feathers. Behind the dancer sits a pink and orange background with a multicolored decoration hanging from the upper left hand corner and a "[Ba]nk of [America]" sign hanging on the right. Visible in front of the background is another performer and equipment on the right.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mixteco Ballet Folklorico Mexican Folk Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Mexican folk dancers of the Mixteco Ballet Folklorico at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Four dancers perform on stage wearing blue costume with black, gold, and red decoration. They wear red and yellow feather headdresses, ankle decorations, and hold long green vines in their hands. A red and orange background sits behind them with a multicolored decoration in the upper left hand corner and a "Bank of [America]" logo hanging on the right. Surrounding the dancers sits audio equipment, instruments, and two figures in costume on the left side of the stage.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mixteco Ballet Folklorico Aztec Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Aztec dancers of the Mixteco Ballet Folklorico at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Four dancer performs on stage wearing gold, black, and red decorated costume pieces each holding a sword and a shield. Visible behind them sits a drum set, audio equipment, and a "Bank of America" banner hanging on a pink background. There are spectators standing off stage to the left.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[The Quinceanera Tradition by Hispanic Heritage Society]

Description: Photograph of a demonstration of the Quinceanera tradition, by the Hispanic Heritage Society, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A young woman wearing a white dress is kneeling while a woman in a black dress places a tiara on the top of the young woman's head. Another woman standing on top of a stage and audio equipment are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[The Quinceanera Tradition by Hispanic Heritage Society]

Description: Photograph of a demonstration of the Quinceanera tradition, by the Hispanic Heritage Society, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A young woman wearing a white dress is demonstrating a bow in front of a stage. Another woman in black stands behind her and a woman in white stands on top of the stage. Other spectators, audio equipment, and displays are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican-Themed Float in a Holiday Parade]

Description: Photograph of a Mexican-themed float trailing behind a pick-up truck in the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights parade. The float decor features a string of colored lights and banners that read, "Paso Del Rey" and "Feliz Navidad." A mariachi band riding the float is playing music. The procession is traveling down Farm to Market Road 518 and Highway 3, eventually culminating in Walter Hall Park.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Lopez Barber Shop, 1927]

Description: Photograph of employees of the Lopez Barber Shop. Man on the far right is Deteris Lopez.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Carlos Antonio Rios takes picture of movie theater]

Description: Photograph of Carlos Antonio Rios, a photographer for the Houston Chronicle. Rios is wearing jeans and a brown polo shirt and has a beard. Rios has a camera bag slung over his right shoulder. Rios stands on a grassy area across the street from a movie theater. Rios is taking a picture of the movie theater.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Carlos Antonio Rios at market]

Description: Photograph of Carlos Antonio Rios at a small market. Rios is wearing a brown polo and jeans, with a camera hanging from his neck and a camera case slung on his right shoulder. Behind Rios, a market stall titled "J & A Electronics" displays several stereos systems. Many people can be seen wandering through the market.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Photograph of Carlos Antonio Rios]

Description: Photograph of Carlos Antonio Rios, a photographer for the Houston Chronicle. Rios is wearing jeans and a polo shirt and has a beard. Rios is holding a camera with a camera bag slung over his right shoulder. Rios stands on a grassy median near a street full of cars.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library