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[Polish Eagles Performance]

Description: Photograph of The Polish Eagles performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The Polish Eagles, a member of the Polish Alliance of Houston, perform on a gray stage covered in red, yellow and green bunting. The women wear brightly-colored, traditionally Polish clothing as they stand in a circle, holding hands. A large audience of festival participants watch from around the stage as they perform.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Possum Cooking]

Description: Photograph of Dick Potter and Jack F. Baird, also known as Spot, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dick holds the lid of a pot for Spot, who inspects a cooked possum inside of the pot. Both men wear denim overalls with long-sleeve patterned shirts underneath.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pottery Sale]

Description: Photograph of a pottery selling booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man wearing a striped shirt and beaded headband stands behind a large table full of earthenware and handmade pottery in shades of blue, brown and grey. Colorful fabric shades the booth from the sun.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Possumology Lecture]

Description: Photograph of Jack "Spot" Baird giving a possumolgy lecture at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Jack, also known as the "Texas Possum King," points to a drawing of himself while speaking into a microphone. He wears a pair of denim overalls, a floral shirt, and a tan hat as he speaks to the audience.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Precision Shooter Joe Bowman]

Description: Photograph of Joe Bowman, a precision shooter demonstrating his technique at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Joe wears a tan shirt with brown fringe, a cowboy hat, white jeans, boots, and a leather holster. He holds two pistols in his hand amid a cloud of smoke, after shooting them at an unseen target.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jethro Holmes with His Oxen]

Description: Photograph of Jethro Holmes showing his oxen at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Jethro wears a straw hat with a long-sleeve shirt and denim pants. He holds the ropes attached to each yoke of his oxen as he walks around festival grounds.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jewish Folk Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of a group of Jewish folk dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The women wear pink, yellow and green dresses with gold trim along the hemline and wrists, holding hands as they move in a circle. A large crowd of festival participants watch the performance in front of the grey concrete stage.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joe Pyle Demonstrating Glass Crafting]

Description: Photograph of Joe Pyle from Odessa, Texas, demonstrating glass crafting at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Joe wears a red shirt and jeans as he holds an intricate piece of glass in his hands, directing it around a mounted blowtorch, stretching and forming the design.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Log Sawing]

Description: Photograph of children learning how to saw logs at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The two children push and pull the long saw through an overturned tree trunk.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican Flower Making]

Description: Photograph of Mexican flower making at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wearing a white shirt with bright colored embroidery across the chest and collar attaches paper leaves to a metal stem.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[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
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Milking Contest]

Description: Photograph of a festival-goer participating in a milking contest at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman wears a shirt and jeans as she sits on a small stool, milking the udders of a dairy cow. A contest judge stands to her left, on the other side of the cow, watching her milk.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Milking Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a milking contest at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two men squat on short stools underneath two diary cows. The participants race to see you can milk their cow the fastest. Competition judges watch the race from behind a metal fence.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Onion Bobbing Contest]

Description: Photograph of an onion bobbing game at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a boy stand behind a yellow bathtub filled with water and onions. A boy sits in front of the bathtub next to a sign reading "Onion Bobbing Here."
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Paper Making Booth]

Description: Photograph of a paper-making demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wearing a black hat with the word "paper" printed across the brim speaks with festival participants about the art of making paper. On the table in front of his booth lies a sample of homemade paper in its mesh drying rack.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Polish Craft Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Polish crafts booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, two women wearing traditional Polish clothing display their wares for festival participants. Crocheted pillows, porcelain teacups, and floral arrangements decorate the booth.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Polish Musicians]

Description: Photograph of Polish musicians performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The band performs on a stage in front of a crowd of festival participants. The musicians are playing the accordion and the drums on a stage with a colorful, painted backdrop.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jethro Holmes Sugar Mill Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Jethro Holmes and his oxen working the sugar cane mill at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The black oxen are harnessed to the sugar cane mill, walking in circles to give the machine its' power. Jethro stands to the left of one of his ox, holding its' reins and guiding it around the circle.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jewish Folk Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of a group of Jewish folk dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The women wear pink, yellow and green dresses with gold trim along the hemline and wrists, holding hands as they move in a circle. A festival participant who was pulled on stage to dance wears a white dress with blue embroidery. A large crowd of festival participants watch the performance in front of the grey concrete stage.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joe Bowman, Precision Shooter]

Description: Photograph of Joe Bowman, a precision shooter demonstrating his technique at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Joe wears a tan shirt with brown fringe, a cowboy hat, white jeans, boots, and a leather holster. He holds a pistol in his hand.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Laredo Bayihan Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancers perform a traditional Filipino dance in brightly colored clothing in front of a large crowd of festival-participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Max Deike and His Fur Pelts]

Description: Photograph of Max Deike, also known as Trapper Max, examining fur pelts at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Max wears a tan cowboy hat with a plaid shirt and black-rimmed glasses. He sits behind a table covered in various fur pelts, demonstrating his knowledge to festival-participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of a man grilling beef in the Mexican food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man wears an orange shirt with checkered pants and a white apron as he turns steaks on an open grill.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Middle-Eastern Dance Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Tanya Zwan performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Tanya, a Middle-Eastern dancer, wears an elaborate costume consisting of stomach-bearing top and a long skirt, sandals, and beaded headpiece. She dances on a concrete stage for a crowd of festival participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections