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[Soldiers Playing Instruments]

Description: Photograph of Walter Conrad and another unidentified soldier sitting on stairs leading to an open door and playing instruments. The man on the left plays a banjo, and the man on the right plays an accordion.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Kadlecek Family Performing]

Description: Photograph of Ed J. Kadlecek, Jr. performing with his children at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is on the right, playing accordion and leaning in to sing into the microphone. Younger daughter Nancy Lynn is directly in front of the microphone; her older sister is standing to the left and her brother is standing behind her. The children are all wearing lederhosen.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Accordion Player

Description: Copy print of a young man, identified as Glen Hutson, standing on a wooden boardwalk leaning against a railing. Behind him, there is a disorderly woodland of different species of plants and trees. He wears a hat, pants and matching waistcoat, and small bow-tie. With both hands, he holds an accordion. Accompanying information states that Glen married Ester Knudsen and had one child, Elsie Laverne Hutson Christensen.
Date: 1927~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Helvig Berndt on Accordion

Description: Photograph of an elderly man, identified as Helvig Jensen Berndt, sitting on a round couch with an accordion. He wears a suit and thin bow tie. His hands are clasped around the accordion which rests on his lap. Behind him, a window partially covered by a curtain is seen. To the left, in front of Helvig, a wrapped present and a tall arrangement of flowers have been placed on a small table.
Date: 1930/1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Man with Instrument

Description: Copy negative of James Hobbs playing the accordion. He has a large smile on his face and dressed in a suit. Striped tapestries hang behind him on a floral wall paper.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Joseph Kaspar, Czech Accordionist]

Description: Photograph of Czech accordionist Joseph Kaspar at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is sitting with his red accordion in front of two microphones. He is an elderly man, wearing a brown fedora, white shirt with floral trim, and navy pants. He has blue eyes and is wearing glasses.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ed J. Kadlecek, Jr. and Children Performing]

Description: Photograph of Ed J. Kadlecek, Jr. and children, from New Braunfels, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. Ed is on the right playing an accordion. His three children, two girls and one boy all wearing gray lederhosen, are on the left sharing a microphone as they sing.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Jam Session Between Musicians]

Description: Color photograph of a group of four men having a jam session, according to accompanying information, at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. From left to right is John Henry "Bones" Nobles, Ed Kadlecek, Jr., and two unidentified members of the band, The Hoboes. A microphone stands near the center of the four men. The man on the far right is playing the accordion.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Cajun Band]

Description: Color photograph of a group of men performing Cajun music on a small, tent-covered stage at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. The band includes a lead vocalist, two guitar players, a fiddler, a drummer and a lap steel guitar player.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joseph Kaspar the Czech Accordianist]

Description: Photograph of Joseph Kaspar, the Czech accordionist, performing on stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is holding a large red accordion and standing in front of a red and white structure. A stone building is visible in the background.
Date: [1997-07-31..1997-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bavarian Village Band Members]

Description: Photograph of a Bavarian Village Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Several women and many men stand on a small, crowded stage wearing traditional Bavarian clothing. A woman wearing a white blouse under a pink dress plays the accordion, standing next to a man wearing a red plaid shirt with grey shorts, who is also playing the accordion.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[People Dancing at Cajun Stage]

Description: Photograph of people dancing at the Cajun Stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The area is crowded with couples dancing. Among them, a man is playing accordion.
Date: [1981-08-06..1981-08-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Accordionist for Round Top Brass Band]

Description: Photograph of a male accordionist performing with the Round Top Brass Band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has a handlebar mustache and is smiling as he plays his black and white accordion. He is wearing a brown corduroy visor and a white shirt with the sleeves rolled up.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Czech Accordion Player Joseph Kaspar]

Description: Photograph of Joseph Kaspar, a Czech accordionist, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Joseph sits on a grey stage in front of a red and orange backdrop. He wears a green hat with a white shirt, blue pants, and black shoes. He plays a red and yellow accordion and sings for festival participants.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Smiling Accordionist at Polish Booth]

Description: Photograph of a male accordionist performing in the Polish booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has a handlebar mustache and is laughing as he plays his black and white accordion. He is wearing a patterned head wrap and a black vest with red, green and yellow detail.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Wurstfest Official with Ed Kadlecek, Jr. of the Wurstfest Opa Band]

Description: Photograph of Ed Kadlecek, Jr., accordionist of the Wurstfest Opa Band, with a Wurstfest official at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Kadlecek is on the right holding his accordion and speaking into the microphone. The official is on the left wearing a white shirt, red patterned vest and a ornately decorated red tie.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Robert Thonoff with Ed Kadlecek, Jr. of the Wurstfest Opa Band]

Description: Photograph of Ed Kadlecek, Jr., accordionist of the Wurstfest Opa Band, singing with stage emcee Robert Thonoff at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Sharing a microphone, Thonoff is on the left and Kadlecek is on the right playing accordion.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Accordionist with Round Top Brass Band]

Description: Photograph of a male accordionist performing with the Round Top Brass Band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has a mustache and is playing a black and white accordion. He is wearing a brown corduroy visor and a white shirt with the sleeves rolled up. A tuba player is visible behind him on the right.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ed Kadlecek, Jr. of the Wurstfest Opa Band]

Description: Photograph of Ed Kadlecek, Jr., accordionist of the Wurstfest Opa Band, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is wearing a yellow shirt and a red patterned vest that repeats the word, "opa". He is standing in front of a microphone playing his black and white accordion.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Accordionist at Polish Booth]

Description: Photograph of a male accordionist performing in the Polish booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is looking at the camera and leaning backwards as he plays his black and white accordion. He is wearing a patterned head wrap and a black vest with red, green and yellow detail. A sign behind him says, "Only 6 tickets, Polish Sausage".
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joseph Kaspar Playing the Accordion]

Description: Photograph of Joseph Kaspar, a Czech accordionist, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Joseph sits on a grey stage in front of a red and orange backdrop. He wears a green hat with a white shirt, blue pants, and black shoes. He plays a red and yellow accordion and sings for festival participants.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Four paneled poster of a musical band

Description: Four panels depict a three man band of musicians in different activities. In the middle of the panels there is the title: "Los Excentricos (The Eccentrics) Agustin Isunza Cesar Sosa y Varelita 'Un disloque de carcajadas musicales.' " Panel Top Left: One musician plays a xylophone while the other two stand next to him, one holding an accordion and the other a guitar. Panel Top Right: The three musicians sit in a row with their hands clasped over their knees. Panel Bottom Left: The xylophone player looks towards the guitar player behind him while the accordion player kneels below the xylophone looking up. Panel Bottom Right: All three musicians stand in dramatic poses while playing their instruments.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

[Accordion Player in Joe Simon Cajun Band]

Description: Photograph of an accordion player performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The accordion player, who is affiliated with the Joe Simon Cajun band, wears a white dress shirt, jeans, and a cowboy hat. Another band member is somewhat visible in the background.
Date: [1994-08-04..1994-08-07]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joseph Kaspar the Czech Accordionist]

Description: Photograph of Joseph Kaspar, the Czech accordionist, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is performing on stage with in a traditional Czech costume and holding an accordion.
Date: [1995-08-03..1995-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections