|a_s1717_03_tape045||Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 8 Ocotber 1991||Sound||Public officer|
Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 8 Ocotber 1991
- Six audio cassettes. Held at the Miami River Inn in Miami. Council Members present: Randall Reed, David Jumper (chair), Diana Jarvis Godwin (vice-chair), Yvonne Tucker, Jan Milner; Members absent: one vacancy; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Director), Iris Green (secretary), Debbie Fant (Arts Administrator); Visitors: Brent Cantrell (Historical Museum of Southern Florida), Amy Skillman (National Endowment for the Arts). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1717, box 1, folder 5. 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.