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[Cruz Marquez Shearing a Sheep]

Description: Photograph of Cruz Marquez, from Sanderson, Texas, shearing a sheep at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is holding the sheep down on a gray platform, shearing wool off of its belly. He is dark complected, wearing a beige cowboy hat, a red bandanna, and a blue and white striped shirt. Several spectators are gathered around.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[David Howell Making a Gun]

Description: Photograph of gunsmith David Howell, with Brazoria Militia, making a gun at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Sitting at a work bench, he is carving the stock of a rifle from a piece of wood. He is wearing round glasses, a wide-brimmed leather hat, a white shirt, brown pants, and boots.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Charlie Havard Making a Fish Net]

Description: Photograph of Charlie Havard demonstrating fish net tying at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is sitting in a lawn chair holding a spool of nylon rope which he is using to construct the net. He is wearing a straw cowboy hat, browline glasses, navy pants, and a navy shirt with light blue and orange dots.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Claudia Ball Getting a Massage from Bill Brett]

Description: Photograph of Texas Folklife Festival director Claudia Ball getting a back massage from festival participant, Bill Brett, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is sitting down on a bench while Brett stands behind her. She is wearing a red shirt, a white skirt, and a white apron. Brett is wearing a beige cowboy hat, a beige shirt, jeans and brown boots.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Cruz Marquez Shearing Leg of a Sheep]

Description: Photograph of Cruz Marquez demonstrating sheep shearing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is squatting next to a sheep that is laying on a platform, shearing wool off of its leg. He is wearing a cowboy hat, a striped shirt, and chaps. Several spectators are visible in the background.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Cruz Marquez Tying a Sheep's Legs]

Description: Photograph of Cruz Marquez, sheep shearer from Sanderson, Texas, tying a sheep's legs at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is holding the sheep down on a gray platform as he ties its legs together. He is dark complected, wearing a beige cowboy hat, a red bandanna, chaps, boots, and a blue and white striped shirt. Several spectators are gathered around.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Virginia Munroe Shaving Wood for a Basket]

Description: Photograph of Virginia Munroe shaving wood to make a basket at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a bonnet and a gingham dress, she is straddling a work bench, shaving a piece of wood with a drawknife.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Three Shirtless Men on a Roof]

Description: Photograph of three shirtless men in jeans on top of a roof covering a straw chimney with mud at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The roof of the house is covered with wooden shingles.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Virginia Munroe Holding a Basket She Made]

Description: Photograph of Virginia Munroe holding a basket she made at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a bonnet and a gingham dress, she is holding a woven basket about the size of a small suitcase.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Eloise Roe Starting a Basket]

Description: Photograph of Eloise Roe, from Ingram, Texas, making a basket at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Working on the beginning of a new basket, she is holding a small disk of woven plant fibers from which she will work outwards. A few completed baskets are on the table in front of her. Roe is wearing a denim paperboy hat, sunglasses, and a white blouse with orange and blue embroidery.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Eloise Roe Making a Basket]

Description: Photograph of Eloise Roe, from Ingram, Texas, making a basket at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Clothespins are attached to the rim of the basket to hold the wicker band in place while she works. Roe is wearing a plaid shirt, a nautical-themed apron, and a straw hat decorated with yarn and flowers.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Opal Harris Singing School]

Description: Photograph of a woman teaching singing lessons at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The short-haired woman, wearing a floral shirt, is holding a microphone and is standing in front of a display board on which a staff and a scale of notes are painted. She is standing on a stage under a pavilion.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Young Singer on Gospel Stage]

Description: Photograph of a young blonde boy singing on the gospel stage at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a t-shirt and jeans, he is standing at a microphone, holding a clapping monkey with cymbals. A drum set and a guitar player are visible behind him.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Muzzleloading School]

Description: Photograph of three members of the San Antonio Muzzle Loading Association at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man on the left is wearing a brown leather top hat, a blue shirt and Indian necklaces. The man in the middle has a thick orange beard and is wearing an Indian breastplate. The man on the right is wearing a pelt hat and a red shirt, and is holding a muzzleloader.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boy Learning to Whittle]

Description: Photograph of a boy learning to whittle at whittling school at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He has brown hair and is wearing a small straw hat and a green and white tank top. He is holding a small piece of wood, carving it with a small knife.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Cajun Band Performing]

Description: Photograph of the Cajun Band performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The singer is out in front, holding a microphone and standing in front of a fiddler and an accordion player. A guitarist is standing on the right side of the stage and a bassist and lap steel player are on the far left. At the back of the stage is the drummer, amongst many amps and speakers. The stage is set up at the bottom of a brush-covered hill.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Catherine Carpenter Making Jelly]

Description: Photograph of Catherine Carpenter making jelly in the jelly and preserves booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Wearing a peasant blouse, a long skirt, and protective gloves, she is squeezing a bundle of fruit gathered in cloth. The juice is going through a strainer and is gathered in a metal pot.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boy Learning Shingle Splitting]

Description: Photograph of a boy trying out shingle splitting at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is holding a large mallet with both hands, hammering down on a stump of wood. A few other children and a couple of adults are watching him.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Belgium Mast]

Description: Photograph of a man hanging on to the top of a mast. The mast, which is raised quite high, has a cowbell attached at the top of it. Individuals on the ground look on. A booth in the background is decorated with a banner which is meant to look like the Belgian flag.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Blacksmithing Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a brown-haired man giving a blacksmithing demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is in the foreground, wearing a white t-shirt and jeans, as he hammers a hot piece of metal on an anvil. A forge with an open flame is visible in the right middle ground.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Young Girl with Sheep]

Description: Photograph of young girl petting a sheep in the sheep exhibit at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is sitting on the ground in a pile of hay next to the sheep, leaning on it with one of her arms on its back. The sheep has been recently sheared and has a very short wool coat. The girl is wearing a baseball cap, shorts, and a t-shirt.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Hungarian Man with Acoustic Bass]

Description: Photograph of a dark-haired Hungarian man with his acoustic bass in the Hungarian food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is wearing a black vest with no shirt, a red and yellow sash tied around his waist, black pants, and boots. His head is wrapped with a bandanna and he has a mustache.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pair of Ukrainian Dancers]

Description: Photograph of two Ukrainian dancers, a man and a woman, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman is on the left wearing a white blouse with red flowers, and a floral headband with long colorful ribbon. The man, on the right, is shirtless and wearing a red cloth belt and blue pants.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Constructing Log Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of a man constructing a log kitchen at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is standing on top of a corner where the logs overlap, carving out a groove for the next log to be placed. Behind him is a log house roof covered with several wood shingles.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections