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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Goldsmith, Uriel"
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Interview with ketubah maker Uriel Goldsmith

Interview with ketubah maker Uriel Goldsmith

Date
1989-03-24
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Goldsmith speaking about Ketubah making in his studio. He also talks about growing up in New York, Jewish caligraphy, history Jewish marriage contracts, Jewish art and symbolism, meaning of colors, and materials used in his art. Jewish marriage contract art is known as Ketubah (Katubut/Katabbah/Katubah). Jewish law requires men to give women a marriage contract on their wedding day. A katubah, usually written in Yiddish, guarantees her financial rights upon his death. The contracts are designed with art and motifs of the local Jewish community. For images of Goldsmith and his ketubah, see S 1680, box 1, folder 2.
Collection
The Children's Activity Area at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival

The Children's Activity Area at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1989-05-27
Description
Two proof sheets with 72 black and white images (plus negatives).
Collection
Uriel Goldsmith making ketubah

Uriel Goldsmith making ketubah

Date
1989-03-23
Description
Ten color slides. Images of Goldsmith making Ketubah in his studio. Jewish marriage contract art is known as Ketubah (Katubut/Katabbah/Katubah). Jewish law requires men to give women a marriage contract on their wedding day. A katubah, usually written in Yiddish, guarantees her financial rights upon his death. The contracts are designed with art and motifs of the local Jewish community. For an interview with Goldsmith, see S 1680, box 2, tapes 6-7.
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a_s1680_02_tape06Interview with ketubah maker Uriel GoldsmithSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Judaism
Religious rites
Religious art
Marriage contracts
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Jewish art and symbolism
Decorative arts
Ketubah
Life histories
Oral histories
Oral communication
Sound recordings
Artists
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The Children's Activity Area at the 1989 Florida Folk FestivalThe Children's Activity Area at the 1989 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFishers
Musicians
Storytellers
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Children
Performing arts
Indian dance
Storytelling
Fly fishing
Dancers
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Uriel Goldsmith making ketubahUriel Goldsmith making ketubahStill ImageFieldwork
Artists studios
Judaism
Religious rites
Religious art
Marriage contracts
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Jewish art and symbolism
Decorative arts
Ketubah
Artists
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