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[Festival Visitors Berm Sliding]

Description: Photograph of several festival visitors berm sliding at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Scattered about on a steep hill, they are using panels of cardboard to slide down. In front of the hill is a broad walkway where several visitors are milling about.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Allen Damron and Guich Koock Performing Onstage]

Description: Photograph of Allen Damron and Guich Koock on the storytelling stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are sitting on a square hay bale, Damron on the left and Koock on the right. Damron is playing guitar while Koock holds a microphone to his mouth.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Soldiers Reenacting Combat]

Description: Photograph of living history reenactors dressed as Civil War era soldiers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Reenacting a combat scene, two soldiers are surrounding a soldier with an eye patch. The one in the foreground is grabbing his arm while the one behind him is grabbing his shoulder. The two attacking soldiers are also carrying rifles.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Philippine Dancers Performing]

Description: Photograph of a Philippine Dance Ensemble performing onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The men are wearing rolled up pants and loose shirts. Two women are wearing long white dresses with big sleeves while two other women are wearing white blouses and striped skirts. One man is kneeling down, arranging plates on the stage. Another man is stepping on the plates and holding a glass in each hand.
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 and light-colored shirts. In the foreground is a guitarist and an acoustic bassist. In the background, a violinist and another guitarist is visible.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Couple Dancing to Wence Shimek Polka Band]

Description: Photograph of a couple dancing to the music of Wence Shimek Polka Band, from Lavaca County, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Both of them are wearing plaid shirts and dark pants, and the man is wearing a cowboy hat. The band is partially visible onstage in the background.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Jodie Aves demonstrating Spinning Wheel]

Description: Photograph of Jodie Aves, from Fredericksburg, demonstrating a spinning wheel at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing an apron with an image of a spinning wheel, she is sitting next to two young boys, showing them the raw fiber that will be spun into yarn.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Arnold Griffin, Ace Reid, and Rosemary Davis on Storytelling Stage]

Description: Photograph of Arnold Griffin, from Devine, on the storytelling stage with Ace Reid and emcee Rosemary Davis at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. All three are sitting in rocking chairs, with Reid on the left, Griffin in the center, and Davis on the right. 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

[Bruce Montague Trick Roping]

Description: Photograph of Bruce Montague demonstrating trick roping at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Curled up into a ball, he is laying on his back on a circular platform while he lassos around himself.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Audience Listening to Storyteller Arnold Griffin]

Description: Photograph of an audience at the storytelling stage listening to Arnold Griffin at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are sitting on wooden benches under a shade canopy. A man in the background is standing and waving his hand toward the camera.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Steve Hartz Playing Violin with Kirk Hunter]

Description: Photograph of Steve Hartz, from Old Time String Shop, playing violin with a member of Lone Star Fiddlers outside of Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing overalls, Hartz is on the left while Kirk Hunter, wearing a poet shirt and a straw hat, is on the right. They are sitting in an area surrounded by tables of stringed instruments containing guitars, banjos, and mandolins.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Men and Women in Traditional Folk Clothing at the Opening Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and women in traditional European folk clothing at the opening ceremonies of the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are walking together with linked arms. The women are wearing tea-length skirts with aprons and peasants shirts with fitted vests. The men are wearing cropped pants with knee-high socks, white shirts and double-breasted vests.
Date: August 5, 1982
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Two Women Performing Irish Dance]

Description: Photograph of two women performing an Irish dance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing knee-length skirts, cropped jackets with lace trim, and dark pantyhose, they are dancing side by side with their hands joined and raised between them.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Soldiers Gathered at Table]

Description: Photograph of living history reenactors dressed as Civil War era soldiers sitting around a table in Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. One man on the far side of the table is not in costume. The door to the room, on the left, is open to the outside.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Reenactors Dressed as Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of living history reenactors dressed as Civil War era soldiers in front of Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Three of them are lined up in formation while another, acting as the officer, sternly pokes the center man in the chest. In the right foreground, another reenactor is standing with his bayonet.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Living History Reenactors Dressed as Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of living history reenactors dressed as Civil War era soldiers near Frontier Fort at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A soldier with an eye patch is being detained by two other soldiers, one on each arm. Another soldier is interrogating him and placing his hands near his neck.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Philippine Dancers Performing the Maglalatik Dance]

Description: Photograph of two Philippine dancers performing the Maglalatik dance onstage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The two men are shirtless, wearing rolled up pants and coconut halves secured to their shoulders, thighs and hips. One man is crouched down while the other is leapfrogging over him.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Emcee Robert Thonoff with Flo Baca]

Description: Photograph of Flo Baca, of the Gil Baca Czech Band, playing tambourine at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a very colorful traditional dress with colors of red, yellow, black and white. Her peasant blouse has very large puffy sleeves.
Date: [1982-08-05..1982-08-08]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections