117 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Event Name is exactly "St. Johns River Survey"
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Wood carvings by Susan Yohn

Wood carvings by Susan Yohn

Date
1985-02-09
Description
Nineteen color slides. Images of carvings by Susan Yohn, a self-taught wood carver and artist. Her carvings painted figurines and busts made from cypress knees. There are also three images of Yohn in her workshop (1874-1876). In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
West Virginia Days in Orange Springs

West Virginia Days in Orange Springs

Date
1985-01-27
Description
Thirty-one color slides. Images from the West Virginia Days in Orange Springs, featuring various bluegrass musicians performing. In addition, there are images of wood crafts sold by attendees. 1759-1769: Trivettes performing; 1774-1776: The Country Sounds Band; 1777-1778: The Sundancers; 1779-1783: Crafters; 1784-1793: The Trivettes posing for photos. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Welaka cemetery

Welaka cemetery

Date
1985-02
Description
Eight color slides. Images of an old cemetery in Welaka. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Virgen de Gaudalupe altar

Virgen de Gaudalupe altar

Date
1985-03-08
Description
Nine color slides. Images of a religious painting by Rey Reyes Castillo for use as an altar. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Viki Grimm making a pinata

Viki Grimm making a pinata

Date
1985-02-24
Description
Forty-two color slides. Grimm demonstrating the step by step method for making a pinata -- in this case, a boat pinata. The images were taken in her home. For a complete explanation, find her interview in S 1714, box 4, tape 54. Grimm, born in Mexico City, learned to make pinatas from her family. She made two types: ones completely of papier-mache, and ones with clay pots covered in papier-mache. Pinatas were used during the posada celebrations, a Mexican Christmas tradition that was observed the nine days before the holiday to represent Mary and Joseph's trek to Bethlehem. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Viki Grimm discussing pinata making

Viki Grimm discussing pinata making

Date
1985-02-24
Description
One audio cassette. Grimm demonstrating the step by step method for making a pinata -- in this case, a boat pinata. Interview recorded in her home. For images, see S 1577, v. 27, 1538-1579. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Tyler's Market -- Mexican grocery store

Tyler's Market -- Mexican grocery store

Date
1985-03-07
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of a Mexican grocery store in Seville, Florida. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Triumph Church of God in Christ

Triumph Church of God in Christ

Date
1985-01-20
Description
Sixteen color slides. Images of church services, including attendees, musicians, and exterior shots, of the church. For a recordng of the service, see S 1714, box 3, tapes 11-13. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Triumph Church of God in Christ

Triumph Church of God in Christ

Date
1985-02
Description
Three color slides. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Date
1985-01-17
Description
One audio cassette. Griffin discusses her needlework (crochet work) and her family in St. Johns County.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Wood carvings by Susan YohnWood carvings by Susan YohnStill ImageFieldwork
Wood carving
Wood craft
Artists
Artisans
Art
Material culture
Figurines
Cypress
Sculpture
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Wood carvers
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West Virginia Days in Orange SpringsWest Virginia Days in Orange SpringsStill ImageFieldwork
Festivals
Special events
Music performance
Musical groups
String instruments
Wood craft
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
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Welaka cemeteryWelaka cemeteryStill ImageFieldwork
Cemeteries
Sepulchral monuments
Sepulchral slabs
Stone carving
Tombs
Grave markers
Gravestones
Inscriptions
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Virgen de Gaudalupe altarVirgen de Gaudalupe altarStill ImageFieldwork
Research methods
Art
Artifacts
Religious art
Religion
Catholics
Painting
Christianity
Arts, Mexican
Ethnicity, Mexico
Mexican Americans
Art and religion
Children
Painters
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Viki Grimm making a pinataViki Grimm making a pinataStill ImageFieldwork
Collecting
Research methods
Pinatas
Material culture
Decoration and ornament
Decorative arts
Special events
Craft
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Arts, Mexican
Ethnicity, Mexico
Art
Artisans
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a_s1714_04_tape54Viki Grimm discussing pinata makingSoundFieldwork
Collecting
Research methods
Pinatas
Material culture
Decoration and ornament
Decorative arts
Special events
Craft
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Arts, Mexican
Ethnicity, Mexico
Art
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Artisans
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Tyler's Market -- Mexican grocery storeTyler's Market -- Mexican grocery storeStill ImageFieldwork
Research methods
Specialty stores
Selling
Stores, retail
Community culture
Community enterprise
Material culture
Food
Pinatas
Latinos
Mexican Americans
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Triumph Church of God in ChristTriumph Church of God in ChristStill ImageFieldwork
Buildings
Church buildings
Signs and signboards
Churches
Christianity
African Americans
Community culture
Religion
Church services
Church attendance
Protestants
Religious music
Religious rites
Gospel (Black)
Drums
Children
Musical ensembles
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Triumph Church of God in ChristTriumph Church of God in ChristStill ImageFieldwork
Buildings
Church buildings
Signs and signboards
Churches
Christianity
Structures
Community culture
Religion
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a_s1714_03_tape08Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River SurveySoundField recordings
Needlework
Minorcan Americans
Textile art
Foodways
Decorative arts
Crocheting
Embroidery
Interviews
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