53 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Event Name is exactly "Library Folklife Program"
Orange fruit stand near Lake Wales

Orange fruit stand near Lake Wales

Date
1983
Description
One proof sheet with 30 black and white images (plus negatives). Images of McClures fruit stand near Lake Wales.
Collection
Margaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary

Margaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary

Date
1985-03
Description
Seven color slides. Horvath posing with two of her aprpentices. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Margaret Horvath teaching Hungarian embroidery to apprentice Elizabeth Spreckelsen

Margaret Horvath teaching Hungarian embroidery to apprentice Elizabeth Spreckelsen

Date
1985-03
Description
Sixteen color slides. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Lloyd Snow demonstrating a cast net

Lloyd Snow demonstrating a cast net

Date
1983-08
Description
Eight color slides. Created as fieldwork for the Folklife Library program.
Collection
Jackson County Library Program: What is Folklife

Jackson County Library Program: What is Folklife

Date
1983-07-20
Description
One audio cassettes. Presentation at the Jackson County Public Library in Marianna, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, about folklife. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Bureau of Folklife, explains the profession using the Panhandle area as her example. Dyen discusses ethnic groups (Creeks, African Americans, and Anglo Americans), occupational groups (netmaking, fishing), and dialects. She also explains the project and the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Jackson County Library Program: Agriculture

Jackson County Library Program: Agriculture

Date
1983-07-21
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of a program for the Jackson County Library on family agriculture and turpentining for the "Pursuits and Pastimes" series. The program, led by Doris Dyen, consists of discussions on basketry; growing herbs and spices; hunting for snakes; folk games; and cultural differences amongst ethnic groups. Includes talks by Fred Williams and Lloyd McMullian. On tape C83-124, McMullian discusses hog farming; preparing and curing hogs; President Hoover and life during the Great Depression; African Americans and voting; company stores; and ways to farm and uses for turpentine.
Collection
J.D. Cauley making saddles

J.D. Cauley making saddles

Date
1983-05-07
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Cauley making saddles in his shop.
Collection
J.D. Cauley demonstrating saddle making

J.D. Cauley demonstrating saddle making

Date
1983-06-20
Description
Twenty-four color slides. Cauley demonstrating saddle making at the Bartow Public Library.
Collection
Interview with saddlemaker Jim (J.D.) Cauley

Interview with saddlemaker Jim (J.D.) Cauley

Date
1983-06-20
Description
One audio cassette. The interview took place at J.D.'s Feed and Saddle Store. He discusses saddle making; history of ranching in Florida; woods burning; cattle drives; saddle types; saddle patterns; tools used for making saddles; teaching nephew David Cauley how to make saddles; stampeding; rodeos; and methods of making saddles. David later was an apprenticeship under J.D. for the Folklife program, 1984-1985.
Collection
Interview with rancher Harris W. Fussell

Interview with rancher Harris W. Fussell

Date
1983-05-07
Description
Two audio cassettes. Fussell, a rancher, was born three miles north of Polk City in a log cabin. In the interview, he discusses his family's background in ranching and hunting; people in his community working doing roadwork for one week a year in order to pay their taxes; raising cattle and hogs; no fence laws; branding and ear marks; the introduction of new types of cattle; differences in dress between "cowboys" from the west and those in Florida; tools used in Florida ranching; cattle dogs and horses; selling and marketing cattle; and transporting cattle to market. In addition, he also talks about the foods they ate while traveling such as smoked bacon and sweet potatoes; ways in which they entertained themselves including music, frolics, and square dancing; and his views on hunting and conservation.

 

 

Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Orange fruit stand near Lake WalesOrange fruit stand near Lake WalesStill ImageMerchants
Fieldwork
Selling
Orange industry
Oranges
Vending stands
Signs (commercial)
Signs and signboards
Citrus fruit industry
Citrus industry
Food industry and trade
Food preparation
Retail trade
Stores, retail
Dealers (Retail trade)
Economic practices
Street vendors
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Margaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia KolozsvaryMargaret Horvath with her two apprentices Andrea and Sylvia KolozsvaryStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
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Margaret Horvath teaching Hungarian embroidery to apprentice Elizabeth SpreckelsenMargaret Horvath teaching Hungarian embroidery to apprentice Elizabeth SpreckelsenStill ImageNeedleworkers
Apprentices
Women apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Needlework
Decorative arts
Embroidery
Teaching of folklore
Textile arts
Material culture
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Lloyd Snow demonstrating a cast netLloyd Snow demonstrating a cast netStill ImageFieldwork
Fishing nets
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Casting (Fishing)
Demonstrations
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Fishers
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a_s1576_11_c83-121Jackson County Library Program: What is FolklifeSoundFolklife
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral education
Netmaking
Fishing
Occupational folklore
Public speaking
Regional dialects
Folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1576_11_c83-123Jackson County Library Program: AgricultureSoundFarmers
Turpentiners
Folklife
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral education
Agriculture
Great Depression
Turpentine industry workers
Public speaking
Turpentining
Life histories
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Farming
Folklorists
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J.D. Cauley making saddlesJ.D. Cauley making saddlesStill ImageFieldwork
Saddlery
Saddles
Leather
Leather craft
Leather goods
Material culture
Workshops
Workplace
Occupational groups
Leather workers
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J.D. Cauley demonstrating saddle makingJ.D. Cauley demonstrating saddle makingStill ImageFieldwork
Saddlery
Saddles
Leather
Leather craft
Leather goods
Material culture
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Libraries
Occupational groups
Leather workers
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a_s1576_11_c83-113Interview with saddlemaker Jim (J.D.) CauleySoundLeather workers
Saddle maker
Interviews
Sound recordings
Life histories
Oral histories
Leather craft
Leather goods
Saddles
Saddlery
Horses Equipment and supplies
Horse industry
Rodeo
Ropework
Cattle
Livestock industry
Ranching
Tools
Occupational groups
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a_s1576_11_c83-111Interview with rancher Harris W. FussellSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Local history
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Ranch life
Ranches
Animals
Livestock
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Fences
Cattle
Cattle brands
Livestock brands
Performers
Ranchers
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