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[Construction of Mexican Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Mexican Food Booth being constructed at the Texas Folklife Festival. It has been made to look like Mission Concepcion. A man and a woman are standing on a ladder, hanging up a sign on the front of the booth. Many paper flowers have been hung on the facade for decoration. Two children and a man are standing on the ground watching the two on the ladder. Another sign on the front of the booth reads, "Concepcion Mission Founded in 1731."
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dutch Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Dutch food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The booth is made to look like a Dutch-style building. It has three serving windows, inside of which booth workers in costume are visible. Lettering across the top of the booth reads, "Dutch Culture" and "Nederland, Texas." Hanging above a serving window, a sign reads, "White milk, chocolate milk, 3 coupons." Three festival visitors are visible in front of the booth.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Perfecto Cervantes Shearing a Sheep]

Description: Photograph of Perfecto Cervantes shearing a sheep at the Texas Folklife Festival. The sheep is lying on the ground while Cervantes and another man hold it still. With his other hand he uses electric shearers to remove the sheep's wool. He is wearing striped overalls and a cowboy hat. Festival visitors are visible in the background, watching.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Patsy Anderson Making Bobbin Lace]

Description: Photograph of Patsy Anderson making bobbin lace at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is sitting down with a cushion in her lap. The piece that she is working on is attached to the cushion. She is using several bobbins to make the design, about 25 or so, each loaded with string. They are roughly the size and shape of pencils. The string from each bobbin has already been worked into the lace, and she is crossing them over one another to carefully weave the intricate design. Another woman making bobbin lace is sitting to the left of her.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Women Making Tortillas]

Description: Photograph of two women making tortillas in the Mexican food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are standing next to a flat grill with tortillas on it. They are both wearing white blouses and pink and white aprons as they pat out the next tortillas to be grilled. In the left foreground is a pole decorated with artificial flowers. In the background, the rest of the Mexican area is visible; fiesta streamers are strung between trees.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Young Boy Participating in Watermelon Spitting Contest]

Description: Photograph of a young boy competing in the watermelon spitting contest at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is standing at the edge of a tarp marked with numbers to denote distance. He is leaning forward, puckering his lips to spit a watermelon seed. A woman standing behind him is holding a broom. A crowd of spectators is gathered around closely.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Hawaiian Club Dancers Performing]

Description: Photograph of the Hawaiian Club Dancers of San Antonio performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. Four female dancers are visible lined up front to back dancing with their arms out in front of them. They are wearing tribal costumes: triangle-patterned tops with thin straps, knee-length beaded skirts and patterned headbands. A crowd of spectators is visible in the background.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Irish Dancers from the Maoileidigh School of Irish Dancing]

Description: Photograph of dancers from the Maoileidigh School of Irish Dancing performing onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are paired off into four couples, each pair dancing side by side with their hands joined and holding them at shoulder level. They are dancing around clockwise in a circle, their right sides facing the center of the circle. The women are wearing tea-length skirts and most of the men are wearing dark pants except for one who is wearing a kilt. The background of the stage is painted with a rainbow and a leprechaun.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Making Tortillas]

Description: Photograph of a woman making tortillas in the Mexican food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing sunglasses, a hot pink dress with puffy sleeves and a dark blue apron with thin, horizontal, multi-colored stripes. She is standing in front of a large flat-top grill, flipping tortillas with a spatula. A large tank of propane is on the other side of the grill. In the background, other women at the booth are visible.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Nancy Lou Webster Making Treenware]

Description: Photograph of Nancy Lou Webster making treenware, or hand-carved wooden kitchenware, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Using a hammer and chisel, she is working on a piece of wood held study by a vice. Several tools are visible on the work surface in front of her. She is wearing a work glove on one hand.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Richard Rast Standing Next to Pelts]

Description: Photograph of Richard Rast, of the Texas Fur Bearers, standing next to hanging animal pelts at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is standing near the center of the photograph, wearing overalls, a blue shirt, and a straw cowboy hat. He has a dark beard with some gray around his chin. To the right of him, several animal pelts are hanging from a rope strung across the booth. Some identification tags are visible, including one that says "red fox."
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ronnie Wolf with Two Children]

Description: Photograph of Ronnie Wolfe of the East Texas String Ensemble with two children at the Texas Folklife Festival. Wolfe is sitting on the right side of bench playing a mandolin. A young girl is on the left side of the bench sitting on top of a wooden paddle used to bounce a toy jumping jack. A young boy is standing to the left of her, holding two jumping jacks over the paddle. She is slapping the paddle to make the jumping jacks dance.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Three of the Norman Sisters Performing]

Description: Photograph of the Norman Sisters performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. Three female singers are standing onstage holding microphones and looking at one another. The woman on the left is wearing a pink dress. The woman in the middle is wearing a yellow blouse and navy blue skirt and the woman on the right is wearing a black dress with a red belt and red undershirt. Two guitarists are partially visible behind the singers.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Two members of Cajun Playboys]

Description: Photograph of two members of the Cajun playboys performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. A violinist is on the right standing next to a microphone and wearing a flat cap, suspenders, and pin-stripe pants. He is smiling at the camera. Next to him on the left is a man wearing a washboard on his chest. Hanging on his ear is a spoon used to play the washboard.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Two Women Making Piñatas]

Description: Photograph of Guadalupe de Pena and another woman doing a piñata-making demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are wearing traditionally Mexican embroidered dresses, and standing behind a table. Pena is on the left, working on an orange, spherical piñata. The woman on the right has her piñata turned to face the crowd and we can see that it is a jack-o-lantern.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[W. P. Pak at Korean Booth]

Description: Photograph of W. P. Pak at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is wearing traditional clothing including a straw hat with a wide brim and a tall crown that is flat on top. He is standing in front of the Korean food booth, wearing a sword in a scabbard and holding a very long thin pipe. A couple of workers are visible behind the booth. The front of the booth reads, "Korea," and at the top of it signs are advertising some of the food options as well as where to order.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Preparing Pico de Gallo]

Description: Photograph of a woman preparing pico de gallo in the Mexican food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. She has short, dark, curly hair and is wearing glasses, a white dress with a colorful embroidered floral pattern on the chest, and an apron. She is mixing a brown ceramic bowl of pico de gallo. In front of her on the counter is a cutting board with sliced tomatoes on it, and a small bunch of cilantro. The counter is covered with a mexican-style table cloth, striped with colors of yellow, pink and purple.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Women of the Duckens Family Performing]

Description: Photograph of several women of the Duckens Family Singers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. Approximately ten female singers are gathered in groups around three microphones. A canopy of greenery is hanging over the area.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Two Men Holding a Sausage]

Description: Photograph of two men at the German Wurstfest booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The men are facing each other talking and holding the same sausage. The man on the right is wearing a dark fedora and white apron. The man on the left is wearing a light-colored polo shirt and jeans. They are standing in front of a backdrop painted to look like a wall with a window.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ukranian Dancers Performing]

Description: Photograph of the Ukrainian Dancers of Dallas performing at the Texas Folklife Festival. Ten female dancers are lined up onstage side-by-side holding hands in a criss-cross fashion. They are all kicking their right leg out in front of them. Their costumes are traditional folkwear: peasant blouses, floral skirts, aprons, headbands made of flowers, and knee-high boots. Attached to the back of the headbands are long ribbons.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Making Alabama Coushatta Fry Bread]

Description: Photograph of an American Indian woman making Alabama-Coushatta Fry Bread at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is sitting in front of an outdoor stove placing pieces of rolled-out dough into a cast iron frying pan full of oil. To the left on a small table is an industrial-sized silver kitchen bowl filled with finished fry breads, ready to be served. The woman is wearing a red shirt with rainbow zig-zag stripes on the sleeves.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Spinning and Weaving]

Description: Photograph of a woman weaving on a small table-top loom at the Texas Folklife Festival. Numerous threads are strung throughout the loom. The woman is standing on the right side of the loom, handling the threads. She is wearing an apron and a bandana wrapped around her forehead.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Women Preparing Food at Khmer Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of women preparing food in the Khmer food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. In the foreground a woman in an ethnic fuchsia skirt and yellow top is spooning something into a deep fryer. To her right is a woman wearing a yellow top and a red skirt. On the counter in front of them are two bunches of bananas and a dish of food covered in foil. Behind them, two other women stand watching.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Two Women Cooking in Wendish Booth]

Description: Photograph of two women cooking in the Wendish booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are dressed as peasants, wearing long skirts, aprons and shawls. They are standing at a stove with one large pot and two smaller pots on it. The woman on the right is much older than the woman on the left. She is spooning something from a can into one of the pots.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections