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[Alamo City Highlanders]

Description: Photograph of the opening parade of the 9th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio Texas. Members of the Alamo City Highlanders play the bagpipes as they walk along a wide street in front of the Institute of Texas Cultures. The men wear tan shirts with red plaid kilts, red socks, and black leather boots as they perform for the audience.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alamo City Highlander]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Alamo City Highlanders performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man wears a plaid beret with a feather and a metal insignia attached to it. He plays a large snare drum attached to his chest with the words, "Alamo City Highlanders," printed on the side.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woodrome Family Singers]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Woodrome Family Singers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A woman, wearing a blue and white checkered dress embroidered with lace, sings into the microphone.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[E-Heart Land and Cattle Company]

Description: Photograph of E-Heart Land and Cattle Company Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A musician wearing a brown and white plaid shirt plays the acoustic guitar and sings into a microphone. A canopy of trees encloses the stage.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Gene and Mary Nell Young Playing Violin]

Description: Photograph of Gene and Mary Nell Young performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Gene stands to the left, wearing a yellow shirt and a hat with a Texas A&M insignia. To his right, Mary Nell wears a blue shirt and a green cargo pants. They both play the violin for a crowd of festival participants.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Fiddle Practice]

Description: Photograph of a fiddler practicing in the Old Time String Shop at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The fiddler wears a red and blue plaid shirt with a black cowboy hat. A man wearing a red shirt with a red hat sits on a table behind the fiddler, watching him play.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dr. Abernathy Playing a Bass]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Francis E. Abernathy performing with the East Texas String Ensemble at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Abernathy wears a cowboy hat with black square glasses, a striped shirt, and jeans as he plays a bass.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bruce Roark of the Devine Music Makers]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Roark of the Devine Music Makers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Bruce wears a straw hat and a white shirt as he plays a guitar with other members of the Devine Music Makers.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woodrome Family Singers]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Woodrome Family Singers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man, wearing a white baseball hat and a blue and white checkered shirt, plays guitar and sings into a microphone.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[John Collins as Judge Roy Bean]

Description: Photograph of John Collins dressed as Judge Roy Bean at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. John wears a tall cowboy hat with a yellow shirt, black vest, and red bandanna tied around his neck. His hand rests on a door frame in front of a wooden structure.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Smokehouse Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of O. T. Baker demonstrating smokehouse techniques at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. O. T. wears a cowboy hat, a pink short-sleeved shirt and jeans. He holds a sausage link in his hand as festival participants watch him cook.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[John Collins with Greek Dignitaries]

Description: Photograph of John Collins with Greek dignitaries at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. John stand to the left of the Greek couple, handing them certificates as they smile for the camera.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Opening Ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of the opening ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, young women dressed in historically Dutch clothing of blue dresses, white caps, and aprons, lead a parade of cultures down a street in front of the Institute of Texas Cultures. Each woman carries a broom she uses to sweep the sidewalk as they walk. A trail of festival participants is lined up behind them as part of the parade.
Date: July 31, 1980
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Balloon Release]

Description: Photograph of the opening ceremony of the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Three women release dozens of yellow balloons into the air as crowds of festival participants dressed in historically significant clothing watch the display. The Institute of Texas Cultures building is visible in the background.
Date: July 31, 1980
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alabama-Coushatta Dancers]

Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta singer performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The singer wears a white headdress with blue beading, matching jewelry, and a purple dress. Festival participants watch her perform from the perimeter of the stage.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alabama-Coushatta Dancers]

Description: Photograph of an Alabama-Coushatta dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a young woman stands in between a young girl and boy. The dancers wear traditional Native-American dress including beaded earrings, headdresses, and necklaces.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Possumology Lecture]

Description: Photograph of "Dr." Richard Potter, director of research in "possumology" giving a lecture at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Richard wears a tattered cowboy hat with overalls and a pink and white shirt. He holds a microphone with his left hand, and a cooked possum in his right hand.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Sugaring Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a sugaring demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a young boy is holding the stirrups of a horse as he guides him around the sugar cane mill. The horse turns the turbine which powers the mill, squeezing the juices out of the many cane poles. A crowd of festival participants watches the demonstration from behind the horse and child.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Child Hugging a Doll]

Description: Photograph of a child hugging a doll at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The child wears a pair of overalls as he holds a cloth doll as tall as he is. A booth of handmade dolls is visible in the background.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Feather-Plucking Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of children watching a goose-plucking demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Three young boys lean over a goose in Madeline Witteben's lap. She deftly removes its' feathers for the children to watch.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Goose-Plucking Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of children watching a goose-plucking demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Three young boys leave over a goose in Madeline Witteben's lap. She deftly removes its' feathers for the children to watch.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Sarah McLain Teaching Wool Carding]

Description: Photograph of Sarah McLain showing a festival participant how to card wool at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Sarah wears a sleeveless short underneath a patterned apron. She leans over the visitor as she pulls the wool back and forth preparing it to be spun into wool yarn.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boot-Maker, Catherine Wood]

Description: Photograph of Catherino Wood making a pair of boots at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Catherino wears a short-sleeved shirt and cargo shorts as she drives a nail into the sole of a boot with a hammer. Her workstation is covered with tools relating to boot-making, including leathers, dyes, and boot forms.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Frank Hendricks Demonstrating Engraving]

Description: Photograph of Frank Hendricks engraving a gun at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Frank wears a striped shirt, jeans, and a leather belt as he leans over the engraving machine, delicately working on a piece of metal to demonstrate the technique for festival participants.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections