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[Dancing with Lebanese Folk Dancers]

Description: Slide of A.A. Leonov dancing with female Lebanese dancers on stage at the Texas Folklife Festival. There are many spectators in the background. The Lebanese dancers are dressed in sparkling traditional garbs. There are also other men dancing with the Lebanese dancers.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Nolan A. Bowie to Mario Marcel Salas - November 20, 1974]

Description: Letter from Nolan A. Bowie to Mario Marcel Salas, president of the Black Coalition on Mass Media (BCMM). He writes to share his opinion on the dispute that developed between BCMM and KAPE radio, and as to whether or not the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) would consider his petition to deny the radio station a license renewal. He doesn't think it will go far, but encourages Mr. Salas to not give up.
Date: November 20, 1974
Creator: Bowie, Nolan A.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Holding a Plate of Watermelon for a Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest]

Description: Slide of a woman holding a plate of cut watermelon for a watermelon seed spitting contest that was sponsored by Lulling Watermelon Thump. There are many people around and behind her for the contest, including a man with a microphone who is announcing for the contest. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Tigua Man Stoking a Fire Underneath a Frying Pan]

Description: Slide of a Tigua man squatting down to stoke a small fire in a makeshift stove at the Texas Folklife Festival. The stove is made up of bricks and has a steaming pan sitting on top of it. There another person to the far left who is holding a spatula, waiting to start cooking in the pan.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Throwing a Caber]

Description: Slide of a man performing Scottish caber throwing, which is a Scottish athletic event that is achieved through accuracy and precision, at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man is in the center of the image dressed in a kilt. His knees are slightly bent and his hands are cradling a tall, wooden pole, known as a caber, that has about the same diameter as his head and about twice or so his height. Numerous people are gathered behind him, watching him lift the caber.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Customers at a Wendish Gallery]

Description: Slide of a Wendish gallery, sponsored by the Wendish Culture Club, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Costumed Mary Schimank (right), from Houston, Texas, is showing a Wendish cross to her customers. Between her and the three present customers, there is a table on which are Wendish wares, including crosses and cushions.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Weaver Operating a Loom]

Description: Slide of a member of the Austin Weavers Co-op using a loom to make fabric at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is sitting behind the machine that has many spools with many fibers threaded into the loom.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Married Couple Shoveling Dirt]

Description: Slide of Mr. and Mrs. Rick Smith shoveling dirt outside of a log cabin at the Texas Folklife Festival. Mrs. Smith (center) is dressed in a period bonnet and dress while Mr. Smith(right) is dressed in normal clothes of the 1970s day and age. The log cabin behind them has people inside building the interior and the cabin appears to be built with just logs and mud.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Spitting Watermelon Seeds in a Contest]

Description: Slide of people spectating a man participating in the Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest as sponsored by Lulling Watermelon Thump at the Texas Folklife Festival. The man is standing on the grass behind a plastic tarp on the ground and spitting watermelon seeds over it.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Tigua Woman Preparing Various Dishes]

Description: Slide of an elaborately dressed Tigua woman stirring food in a pan. There are various ingredients on the table in front of her. There is also a pot of food sitting on a stump to her left. This was taken at the Texas Folklife Festival.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Wendish Gallery and Its Wares]

Description: Slide of a Wendish gallery, sponsored by the Wendish Culture Club, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Two costumed women stand behind the counter displaying Wendish merchandise to customers. There is a sign overhead reading "Wendish" and there are people approaching the counter and examining the goods.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Willie Champion Speaking Into a Microphone]

Description: Slide of Willie Champion, co-director of Los Flamencos de San Antonio and Ballet Folklorico de San Antonio, speaking into a microphone. He is a participant of the Texas Folklife Festival. Champion is holding a guitar in his left hand and has his other hand on his hip.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Greek Food Booth Sponsored by a Greek Orthodox Church]

Description: Slide of people operating a Greek food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. The booth was sponsored by the Greek Funstival by the St. Sophia's Greek Orthodox Church in San Antonio. There are seven people behind the counter and operating the booth. The booth serves Greek dishes such as homemade bread and baklava.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections