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[Glenn A. Myers at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Glenn A. Myers, a folk musician from Washington on the Brazos at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, Glenn is seated at a stool with a guitar resting on his lap. He leans into a microphone, wearing a short-sleeved shirt underneath overalls. Several men watch the performance.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Glenn Myers Performing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Color photograph of A. Glenn Myers, a Washington-on-the-Brazos folk musician, performing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas in August of 1975. Glenn is playing the guitar while seated, and singing into a microphone. He is wearing a burgundy shirt underneath denim overalls and a harmonica around his neck. Several people watch as he performs.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Family at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of visitors relaxing on a hill at the Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a man is sitting on the hillside reading a brochure. A woman sits to the left of him, leaning forward to look as well. A boy and a girl sit behind the two adults. Another child is drinking from a bottle in a stroller. Groups of people are visible sitting on the hillside surrounding them. A tent and streamers are visible in the top left corner of the photograph.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Attendees at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a young girl sitting on a hillside at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the girl is sitting on the hillside with a Coca-Cola cup in her hands. She is wearing a t-shirt with three mushrooms embroidered on the front, and pants with a floral design in the fabric. A woman and a laughing girl are visible behind her on the left, and a boy is just visible on the right. The United States and Texas Flag are visible at the top of the hill.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Lanie Karam, Ameleb Club Dancer]

Description: Photograph of Lanie Karam, a dancer and member of the San Antonio Ameleb Club, performing in a covered pavilion on a wide, white floor. A covered fabric tent is visible behind her. She is costumed in a bedlah suit (a bra and a sheer skirt) that is heavily trimmed with gold accents. Audience members are visible in both the foreground and the background.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Creator: Snyder, Chuck
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bayanihan Dancer Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of two members of the Laredo Bayanihan Dancers performing a Filipino village dance at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man and a woman are holding hands as they perform. The woman is wearing a white shirt with a large ruffled bodice and a black skirt with white floral embroidery. The man is wearing a white, long-sleeve shirt with flowers embroidered down the chest with black pants.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alsatian Dancers Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Alsatian dancers at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman holds hands with a young boy. The woman is wearing a white blouse with layers of ruffles across the chest, underneath a long dress with floral embroidery. She wears a large hat with bangle bracelets, white socks, and lace-up shoes. The boy is wearing a plain white shirt with a rounded collar and short overalls with dark socks and shoes.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[The Grobes Serving Sausage at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of the Grobe family from Fredericksburg, Texas, making German sausage at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a man is holding a knife in one hand and a pair of tongs with the other, preparing to slice the sausage. A girl standing to the left of him is giving a piece to a participant. A smoker is visible behind the cooking booth.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Balloons Released at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival Opening Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a large mass of multicolored balloons being released from the entrance bridge at the 1975 Texas Folklife Festival opening ceremony. They block the view of a tall, narrow structure that is partially visible in the background. A crowd of people are seated along the side of the entrance boulevard. A child wearing a jersey with the number 60 on the back stands in the foreground, watching the balloons go up. A few people in the background are also standing and watching the balloons.
Date: August 7, 1975
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Buckin' Barrel Game at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a child playing on a buckin' barrel at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a child is straddling a large long with a saddle attached to the top. Her feet are in the stirrups and her hands hold onto the post of the saddle as it rolls off of the log. A man is standing behind her, managing the ropes that hold the log in the air.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Buckin' Barrel Game at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a child playing on a buckin' barrel at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a child is straddling a large long with a saddle attached to the top. Her feet are in the stirrups and her hands hold onto the post of the saddle as it rolls off of the log. A man is standing behind her, managing the ropes that hold the log in the air.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Reverend John Socha performing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Color photograph of Reverend John J. Socha from Fort Worth, Texas, performing a religious song in Wendish, a Sorbian language of the Slavic branch. John is wearing a white shirt decorated with small blue flowers, underneath a black vest with white trim. He also wears a white hat with a blue feather, watch, and ring.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Young Singing Alliance Performing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Young Singing Alliance performing at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman is standing on a stage with her arms crossed behind her back, singing into a microphone. She wears a solid-colored dress with a floral-print collars and sleeves.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Swedish Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of a woman preparing food in the Swedish food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A woman wearing a large Viking hat and holding a cigarette bakes rolls in a cast-iron mold. Baking tools and ingredients lay on a table behind her.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Trombone Player at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a member of the German Der Sauerkrauts performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman is playing a trombone and reading from a music stand, wearing a white shirt with a large ruffled collar and suspenders.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Girl Using Drawknife in Grandpa's Tool Shed]

Description: Photograph of a child learning how to use a drawknife at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival. The girl sits at a wooden bench, holding the drawknife in one hand and the wheel of the rotary turner in the other. A man bends over her, guiding her hand over the turner. A drawknife was a tool used to shape wood by removing shavings before power sanders and power rotary tools were available.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dallas Inter-Tribal Dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of a young Dallas Inter-Tribal Council dancer at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the Native American dancer is wearing a headdress made of a skunk fur and large feathers. He wears a beaded band around his forehead and large beaded necklace around his neck that extends into a beaded bird medallion. His hair is divided into two plaits that are secured with a string.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[O. D. LaBove at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Color photograph of O. D. LaBove at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, LaBove kneels on a boat dock cradling a large gun next to a large black dog. LaBove is wearing a red collared shirt underneath a pair of denim overalls, a bucket hat, red socks and a long necklace around his neck. Reeds partially obscure the photograph. LaBove is a Cajun champion duck and goose caller from Sabine Pass, in Cajun Country.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[O. D. LaBove at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Color photograph of O. D. LaBove at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, LaBove kneels on a boat dock cradling a large gun next to a large black dog. LaBove is wearing a red collared shirt underneath a pair of denim overalls, a bucket hat, red socks and a long necklace around his neck. LaBove is a Cajun champion duck and goose caller from Sabine Pass, in Cajun Country.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Belgian Rice Pudding Competitors]

Description: Color photograph of participants at a Belgian rice pudding contest at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. The photograph features two women standing on a stage, facing each other, wearing white blindfolds and yellow plastic protective sheet across their shirts. The girl on the right holds a bowl of rice pudding, and is in the process of scooping a spoonful from the bowl. Behind the women, a large crowd sits and stands in the grass, watching the contest.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Bootsie Ehlers Playing at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of Bootsie Ehlers playing a bass box at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Bootsie is seated on a bench wearing a short-sleeved buttoned shirt and pants, playing the bass box consisting of a wooden box covered in salt. It is played by rubbing a broom stick across the top.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Chilympiad Cook-Off at the Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Photograph of the Republic of Texas Chilympiad booth at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in August of 1975. In the photograph, a man wearing a tall cowboy hat, an unbuttoned shirt and jeans is using a long stick to stir a pot. Chilympiad is a Texas chili cook-off whose winners automatically qualify for the world chili championships.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections