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[Polish Craft Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Polish crafts booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, 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 Eagles]

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

[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

[The Polish Eagles Performance]

Description: Photograph of the Polish Eagles performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The members of the dance team wear traditional Polish clothing as they perform on a stage in front of a large audience of festival-participants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Polish Eagles Performer]

Description: Photograph of The Polish Eagles performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a member of the Polish Eagles plays the accordion in a red hat with white and red ribbon trim, a shirt made of patterned blue fabric, and white pants.
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

[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

[Pottery Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a pottery demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In matching dresses, one woman stands while another woman sits to her right behind a long table. A sign on the wall behind them reads "Scrumptious English Sausage Rolls 25 cents."
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pottery Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a pottery demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man wearing a blue and orange striped shirt, a beaded headband, and jeans, steadies the pottery wheel with one hand as he prepares a bowl of clay.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
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

[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

[Precision Shooting Demonstration]

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 large pistol in his hands, aiming at a white circle a girl across the stage is holding in her hand.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pysanky Easter Egg Painting]

Description: Photograph of Pysanky Easter egg painting at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a girl is sitting in the Russian booth wearing traditional Russian clothing. Jars of paint lay on the table in front of her.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pysanky Easter Egg Painting]

Description: Photograph of Pysanky Easter egg painting at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, two men and a woman dressed in traditional Russian clothing stand behind jars of colored glazed used for egg painting. Colorful banners cover the festival booths from the sun.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Quirt Making]

Description: Photograph of T.R. "Rowdy" Pate, making a quirt rope, a type of whip for cattle, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. T.R. is wearing a black hat with jeans and a white buttoned-up shirt. He holds a tan piece of rawhide in his hands as he weaves the quirt.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Railroad Spike Driving]

Description: Photograph of railroad spike driving demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man wielding a pick-axe leans over a railroad section constructed inside the festival. Festival participants stand around the railroad section, watching him drive the spike into the wood.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Rattlesnake Mounts]

Description: Photograph of rattlesnake mounts at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man is preparing the mounts as festival participants watch.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ribbon Cutting Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of Governor Dolph Briscoe and his wife, Janey, cutting the opening ceremonies ribbon at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Governor Briscoe wears a navy suit with a striped tie, while Janey wears a peach-colored dress and gold necklace.
Date: August 5, 1976
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Rodriguez, Cleto: Citation

Description: Military biography of Sgt. Cleto Rodriguez, recounting his heroic actions during the Battle for Manila. Rodriguez was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor, the Silver Star, two Bronze Medal for Valor, six Purple Hearts and military decorations from Mexico.
Date: 1976?
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Roger Bourne Leading the Alamo City Highlanders]

Description: Photograph of Roger Bourne leading the Alamo City Highlanders Pipe Band in the opening parade of the Texas Folklife Festival. Roger and his band wear tan shirts with red plaid kilts and tall black hats. The parade walks over the large grassy hill outside of the Institute of Texas Cultures.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Russian Folk Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of the Russian folk dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a woman dance together on a stage wearing traditionally Russian clothing. The woman wears a white ruffled shirt tucked into a red skirt with a lace-up vest and flowers in her hair. The man wears a white linen shirt with floral ribbon embroidered across the sleeves and wrist.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Russian Folk Dance Performance]

Description: Photograph of the Russian folk dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a woman dance together on a stage wearing traditionally Russian clothing. The woman wears a white ruffled shirt tucked into a red skirt with a lace-up vest and flowers in her hair. The man wears a white linen shirt with floral ribbon embroidered across the sleeves and wrist.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Russian Folk Dancers]

Description: Photograph of the Russian folk dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a woman dance together on a stage wearing traditionally Russian clothing. The woman wears a white ruffled shirt tucked into a blue skirt with an elaborately embroidered vest. The man wears a white linen shirt with floral ribbon embroidered across the sleeves and wrist, a green vest, and dark pants.
Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections