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[Irish Girl Dancing]

Description: Photograph of a young Irish dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a short skirt, and a cropped jacket with lace trim, she is dancing with her hands at her side. She has curly blond hair. Other dancers are visible onstage behind her.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Czech Folk Dancers of West]

Description: Photograph of the Czech Folk Dancers of West at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a woman in traditional Czech clothing are dancing together. The man is raising his arm to twirl the woman around. She is wearing a dress covered with sheer, light-colored fabric. Her blouse has large, puffy sleeves and she is wearing a crown of flowers. The man is wearing an ornately embroidered vest over a light-colored tunic that has big, loose sleeves. A crowd of spectators is visible in the background.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Kissing Woman in Free Cowboy Kisses Booth]

Description: Photograph of a cowboy kissing a woman as part of the free cowboy kisses at Perini Ranch Chuck Wagon at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Standing on the left, he is wearing a cowboy hat and a plaid shirt as he embraces the woman. She has shoulder length hair and is wearing a sleeveless shirt. Above them a sign reads, "Cowboy Kisses, 0 Coupons."
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Storytellers Onstage]

Description: Photograph of Ace Reid, Guich Koock, and Paul Patterson telling stories onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Reid is on the left sitting in a tall wooden chair, while Koock is in the center sitting on a square hay bale. Patterson is on the right sitting in a rocking chair. All three men are wearing boots and cowboy hats.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Visitors Dancing to Tejano Music]

Description: Photograph of festival visitors dancing to the music of a Tejano band at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancers are in the foreground while the band is onstage in the middle ground. Two trumpet players are in the center of the stage, flanked by a a couple of keyboard players.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Making Barbecue]

Description: Photograph of a man cooking barbecue in the Mt. Sinai Baptist Church food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a straw hat and an apron, he is tending to the meat on the grill. In the foreground, large cuts of cooked meat are on cooling on a rack.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Spitting Tobacco]

Description: Photograph of a man competing in the State Tobacco Spitting Contest at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a paper "Red Man" bib, he is forcefully spitting to achieve the highest distance possible.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Lone Star Fiddlers Playing on the Porch of Frontier Fort]

Description: Photograph of the Lone Star Fiddlers playing an impromptu session on the porch of Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are all wearing cowboy hats. From the left is a male guitarist, a female guitarist and a male violinist. The stone fort is visible in the background.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Clearing Spit in State Tobacco Spitting Contest]

Description: Photograph of a man clearing spit from the competition area at the State Tobacco Spitting Contest at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing shorts and a t-shirt, the blond man is wiping the tarp with a sponge mop. Several spectators are standing beside the competition area.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Reenactor Pretending to be Wounded]

Description: Photograph of living history reenactors dressed as Civil War era soldiers near Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are gathered around a soldier who is lying on the ground, acting out an battle injury. Two women on the right are wearing pioneer dresses. A young girl wearing shorts and a bikini top is standing on the left, watching the action.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Preparing Bratwurst in Swiss Booth]

Description: Photograph of a man cooking bratwurst in the Swiss booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a traditional Swiss cap and shirt, he is using tongs to rotate the bratwursts on a flat top grill. Festival visitors are visible outside the booth.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mike Mosel Demonstrating Handmade Toys]

Description: Photograph of Mike Mosel demonstrating his handmade toys, from The Village Woodsmith in San Marcos, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. On the right, a girl is holding a wooden figure with loose, moveable legs. Mosel, on the left, is bouncing a wooden paddle below the figure's feet, making its legs "dance."
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boy Playing with Handmade Wooden Toy]

Description: Photograph of a boy playing with a handmade wooden toy at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is pulling on two strings, to which is attached a wooden pulley that moves up and down as he moves the strings.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ace Reid on Storytelling Stage]

Description: Photograph of Ace Reid, cartoonist and humorist from Kerrville, on the storytelling stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a cowboy hat, aviator sunglasses, and a plaid shirt, he is speaking into a microphone which he is holding.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Allen Damron and Guich Koock Performing Onstage]

Description: Photograph of Ace Reid and Paul Patterson on the storytelling stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Patterson is standing on the right and speaking into a microphone while Reid is sitting on the left. They are both wearing cowboy hats. Behind them is a painted backdrop of a wooden house front.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Opening Ceremonies Procession]

Description: Photograph of the opening ceremonies procession at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A large crowd is gathered on the veranda of the Institute of Texan Cultures Building. In the front, four girls wearing traditional Dutch clothing are leading the crowd. The two on the ends are carrying brooms. Directly behind them is a sign post displaying the direction of various stages and booth areas. Behind the sign are two bunches of balloons being carried by two people in the procession.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Wence Shimek Polka Band]

Description: Photograph of the Wence Shimek Polka Band, from Lavaca County, performing onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Starting from the left there is a clarinet player named Louis (denoted on his music stand), a guitarist, Wence singing at center stage, a drummer in the background, and another guitarist on the right. All members are male except for the guitarist on the right. The back of the music stand in front of her reads, "Helen." A sign on the right reads, "Wence Shimek and the All Star Sounds."
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Sandy Grasso at Boot and Shoe Repair Booth]

Description: Photograph of Sandy Grasso in the boot and shoe repair booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Antique boots and shoes are displayed on the table in front of her. On a shoe stand to the right, an antique Edwardian boot with a button flap is displayed. In the background, cobbler tools are displayed on pegboard.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Storytellers Ace Reid and Guich Koock Onstage]

Description: Photograph of Ace Reid and Guich Koock telling stories onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Reid is on the left sitting in a tall wooden chair, while Koock is on the right sitting on a square hay bale. They are both wearing boots and cowboy hats and holding microphones.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[David Howell Carving Gun Stock]

Description: Photograph of David Howell, of Brazoria Militia, giving gunsmith lessons at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is crouched over a vice that is holding a gun stock, which he is carving.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Reenactor with Rifle]

Description: Photograph of a Living History reenactor at Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dressed in a blue Civil War era military uniform, he is loading his rifle while standing in front of two other soldier reenactors.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections