July 09, 2014

Smokin' Summer: Photos from the '70s Along the Frio River

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Photographer Marc St. Gil spent 1972-73 capturing life around San Antonio and nearby Leakey, Texas for Project DOCUMERICA, a program sponsored by the Environmental Protection Agency to "photographically document subjects of environmental concern" in the U.S. 
Photos by St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
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Teenage Girl Smoking Pot in Cedar Woods While on an Outing with Friends near Leakey, Texas.
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Teenage Girl Smoking Pot in Cedar Woods While on an Outing with Friends near Leakey, Texas.
Campers at Garner State Park, 07/1972
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Campers at Garner State Park, 07/1972
Campers in Garner State Park, 07/1972
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Campers in Garner State Park, 07/1972
Leakey, a Small Town near Garner State Park, Derives Much of Its Income from Summer Tourists and Fall Deer Hunters, 07/1972
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Leakey, a Small Town near Garner State Park, Derives Much of Its Income from Summer Tourists and Fall Deer Hunters, 07/1972
Leakey Resident Cooling Her Feet in the Rio Frio, 07/1972
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Leakey Resident Cooling Her Feet in the Rio Frio, 07/1972
Campers in Garner State Park, 07/1972
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Campers in Garner State Park, 07/1972
One Girl Smokes Pot While Her Friend Watches During an Outing in Cedar Woods near Leakey, Texas. (Taken with Permission)
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
One Girl Smokes Pot While Her Friend Watches During an Outing in Cedar Woods near Leakey, Texas. (Taken with Permission)
Two Girls Smoking Pot During an Outing in Cedar Woods near Leakey, Texas. (Taken with Permission)
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Two Girls Smoking Pot During an Outing in Cedar Woods near Leakey, Texas. (Taken with Permission)
Camping beside the Rio Frio, 06/1972
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Camping beside the Rio Frio, 06/1972
Boy and Girl Smoking Pot During an Outing in Cedar Woods near Leakey, Texas. (Taken with Permission)
St. Gil, Marc, 1924-1992
Boy and Girl Smoking Pot During an Outing in Cedar Woods near Leakey, Texas. (Taken with Permission)