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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Esandoh, Amma"
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Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Date
1997-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Amma Essandoh, interviewed by John D'Agostino, discusses textile traditions from Ghana including how patterns are made, use of nuts to make designs and use of symbols in design.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Dr. Maude Scott, with a Ph.D in herbal study from Alabama, is interviewed by Bob Stone. She discusses her background as well as herbs and how they are good for various aspects of one's health. Her focus seems to be on homeopathic remedies. She also talks about her mentor from Alabama, Lloyd Clayton. Amma Essandoh discusses textile traditions from Ghana. She especially discusses how textile patterns and designs, what one wears, communicates things about that person's life.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Amma Essandoh continues from C97-71. She is interviewed by John D'Agostino. She discusses Ghana textiles, marriage and other designs and their meanings. Specific designs whose meanings she describes are those of a bird, flowers and a sword. She indicates that the patterns are abstract.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Amma Essandoh discusses the textile traditions of Ghana.
Collection
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a_s1576_67_c97-068Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)SoundNeedleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Arts, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Americans
Textile arts
Textiles
Domestic arts
Decorative arts
Sewing
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a_s1576_67_c97-071Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)SoundNeedleworkers
Herbalists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Herbs
Alternative medicine
Medicine & culture
Natural medicine
Healers
Flora
Plants
Arts, Ghanaian
African Americans
Ghanaian Americans
Needlework
Textiles
Textile arts
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a_s1576_67_c97-072Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundNeedleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Arts, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Americans
Arts, African
Textile arts
Textiles
Design
Needlework
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a_s1576_68_c97-090Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)SoundNeedleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Arts, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Americans
Needlework
Textile arts
Personal experience narratives
Textiles
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