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[Roofing a Log Cabin]

Description: Photograph of a man roofing a log kitchen at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The log cabin building demonstration features volunteers building an entire cabin by hand, to demonstration how shelter was built in the 19th and early 20th centuries. In the photograph, a man in a blue cap and shirt prepares the roof of the cabin to be shingled.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Roofing a Log Cabin]

Description: Photograph of a log cabin building demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man sits on the room of the log cabin, attaching hand split shingles to the roof with a hammer.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Child Hugging a Doll]

Description: Photograph of a child hugging a doll at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The child wears a pair of overalls as he holds a cloth doll as tall as he is. A booth of handmade dolls is visible in the background.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Pat Shelton Weaving on a Loom]

Description: Photograph of Pat Shelton weaving on a loom at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Pat holds her hair back in barrettes, wearing a white shirt with a long plaid skirt. She rests part of the loom in her lap as she works.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Peter Breaz Giving a Musical Performance]

Description: Photograph of Peter Breaz performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Peter, a member of the band Hickory, wears a shirt with the number "44" screen printed on the front, and denim jeans. He plays the electric guitar and sings into a microphone on-stage.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Chester Knight Using a Treadle Lathe]

Description: Photograph of Chester Knight demonstrating how to use the treadle lathe at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. A man, girl, and boy watch Chester turn the knob of the machine to create cylindrical curves in wood.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Steve Hartz Building a Dulcimer]

Description: Photograph of Steve Hartz building a mountain dulcimer at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Steve demonstrates the art of instrument making on behalf of the Old Time String Shop.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dr. Abernathy Playing a Bass]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Francis E. Abernathy performing with the East Texas String Ensemble at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Abernathy wears a cowboy hat with black square glasses, a striped shirt, and jeans as he plays a bass.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Flo Baca Holding a Child]

Description: Photograph of Flo Baca of the Gil Baca Czech Band holding a child in her arms after a musical performance. Flo wears a traditional Czech costume consisting of a bonnet, scarf, and white shirt with puffy sleeves. Each piece has intricate embroidery on it.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Elsie the Cow at a Milking Exhibit]

Description: Photograph of Elsie the Cow at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Elsie, a tan-colored cow with white daisies around his neck, is part of a milking exhibit within the festival. A child, held by his mother, reaches out to pet the cow, who sniffs his hand.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Drop-Spinning Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of a drop spinning demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, a woman wearing a striped shirt with a long denim skirt and a sash tied around her waist holds a piece of yarn attached to the spindle. A woman sits in a chair behind her, embroidering a piece of fabric.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Fiddle Practice]

Description: Photograph of a fiddler practicing in the Old Time String Shop at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The fiddler wears a red and blue plaid shirt with a black cowboy hat. A man wearing a red shirt with a red hat sits on a table behind the fiddler, watching him play.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Cowboy Beans at the Chuck Wagon]

Description: Photograph of a man preparing cowboy beans at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He stands in a grassy area surrounded by small scrub trees, stirring a huge pot of beans with a large wooden stick. The man wears a cowboy hat and a long-sleeve collared shirt, tucked into jeans.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[John Henry Nobles On Stage With Hickory]

Description: Photograph of John Henry Nobles singing with the band, Hickory, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio. John, also known as "Bones," sings into a microphone as he holds a pair of rib bones, a folkloric musical instrument. He wears a leopard print hat and a colorful shirt with a large gold chain.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Quirt Making Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Johnny T. Neal Jr. working on a quirt handle at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Johnny wears a straw hat with a brown and white band, a plaid shirt, and denim jeans. He holds a small silver tool in his hand as he finishes the handle of a quirt, used to herd cattle.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Elocution Lessons]

Description: Photograph of Kay Coleman giving elocution lessons at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Kay wears historical clothing as she stands behind her desk in the one-room schoolhouse. A festival participant stands to her left, wearing a top hat and holding several pieces of paper. He wears a plaid shirt, a Texas A&M belt, and denim jeans as he practices the elocution lesson.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[John Henry Nobles Performing With Hickory]

Description: Photograph of John Henry Nobles singing with the band, Hickory, at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio. John, also known as "Bones," sings into a microphone as he holds a pair of rib bones, a folkloric musical instrument. He wears a leopard print hat and a colorful shirt with a large gold chain.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Log Sawing]

Description: Photograph of a boy learning how to saw logs at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, the boy is wearing a brown cowboy hat with a plaid shirt, jeans, and a leather belt. He wears heavy gloves as he drags a saw back and forth across a large log.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Krakowiak Polish Dancers]

Description: Photograph of Krakowiak Polish Dancers performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dance pair consists of a man and a woman wearing historical Polish dress as they perform for an audience at dusk. The woman wears a white shirt with large, draping lace sleeves under a black leather bodice embroidered with brightly-colored flowers. Her colorful skirt and floral headband match the flowers on the bodice. Her dance partner wears a bright blue sheath over a white undershirt, secured with a red belt. A peacock feather extends out of his red hat.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Whittling School With Rick Hunter]

Description: Photograph of Rick Hunter performing a whittling demonstration at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Rick wears a plaid hat with a short-sleeved shirt and jeans. He squats beside a girl and a boy sitting on a hale bale, holding a small tool and a piece of wood in his hands. Both children watch as he shows them how to carve.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Wood Carving]

Description: Photograph of a child playing with toys at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The child wears a blue dress as she plays with a wooden figurine. A man and a woman smile as they watch her play.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Irish Singing Performance]

Description: Photograph of Linda Jean Grubb performing an Irish song at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Linda wears a white shirt with a plastic green clover pin attached to it. She wears matching green earrings and a green beaded headband. A woman wearing a similar outfit sings in the background.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ballet Folklorico Dancer]

Description: Photograph of a member of the Ballet Folklorico performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The dancer wears a bright red dress trimmed in yellow ric-rac, and yellow, green, and pink ribbon. She wears a red sombrero on her head and white lace-up boots on her feet. A crowd of festival participants watches the performs on a grassy hill in front of the grey concrete stage.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Smith, Jim
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Boot-Maker, Catherine Wood]

Description: Photograph of Catherino Wood making a pair of boots at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Catherino wears a short-sleeved shirt and cargo shorts as she drives a nail into the sole of a boot with a hammer. Her workstation is covered with tools relating to boot-making, including leathers, dyes, and boot forms.
Date: [1980-07-31..1980-08-03]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections