|a_s1576_25_c88-024||Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 22 June 1988||Sound||Public officer|
Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 22 June 1988
- Three audio cassettes. Council Members present: Cathy Sugrue (Chair), Dr. Miguel Bretos, Dr. Ronald C. Foreman, Jr., Dr. Patricia Waterman; Council Members absent: Jeanette Cypress, Mick Moloney; Florida Folklife Programs Staff: Dr. Ormond H. Loomis (Chief), Iris Greene (Secretary), Barbara Beauchamp (Arts Administrator), Peggy Bulger (Arts Administrator); Visitors: Dorris Bobber (President, Pine Castle Center of the Arts, Inc.), Marsha Vandivort (Interim Director, Pine Castle Center of the Arts, Inc.)For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C88-1 through C88-31. And copies of tapes (but not the minutes)for this meeting can also be found in S 1717, box 2. The Florida Folklife Council (FFC) was created by legislation in 1979 (79-322, SB 1203) within the Department of State to advise the Secretary of State on issues relating to folk arts and folk life as well as stimulate and encourage statewide public interest and participation in folk arts and folklore, sponsor conferences and workshops throughout the state, and make recommendations for the development of a statewide Florida Folk Arts program. The Florida Folklife Council consists of seven members appointed by the Secretary of State for four-year terms.