United Service Organizations (U.S.).; USO-Camp Shows, Inc.; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives.; Dancing.
Personal history of Betsy (Berkley) Robinson who left Seguin, Texas for New York City during the Depression. She trained and worked as a dancer and entertainer before joining the USO and working in the camp shows during World War II.
Weaving;Spinning;Cochineal; Dyes and dying;Dye plants--Texas
Nelda Wagner explains the process she demonstrates during the Folklife Festival to spin thread and yarn, using natural products for dying such as cochineal, marigolds, goldenrod, nut shells and lichen, and weaving.
Architects--Texas; La Villita (San Antonio, Tex.); Architecture--conservation and restoration; San Antonio (Tex.).--buildings
Office of O'Neil Ford, 528 King William Street, San Antonio, Texas
Eminent architect O’Neil Ford reminisces about one of his great loves, La Villita, while sorting through historic notes and photographs. The Depression-era restoration of La...
San Antonio (Tex.).; Education--Texas.; Women--San Antonio (Tex.)--Interviews; Women--School administrators--San Antonio (Tex.);
Saldana grew up in San Antonio and was the first member of her extended family to earn a college degree. She became a math teacher and taugher for many years at Oliver Wendell Holmes High School in San Antonio's Northside Independent School...