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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Higgs, Elizabeth"
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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 17-18 December 1991

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 17-18 December 1991

Date
1991-12-17
Description
Ten audio cassettes. Held in White Springs. Council Members present: Randall Reed, David Jumper (chair), Diana Jarvis Godwin (vice-chair), Jan Milner; Members absent: Kathy Monahan, Yvonne Tucker, one vacancy; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Director), Iris Green (secretary), Debbie Fant (Arts Administrator); David Reddy (arts administrator), Beth Higgs (historian); Visitors: Elaine McGrath (Florida Park Service, Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center). 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.
Collection
Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4 February 1992

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4 February 1992

Date
1992-02-04
Description
Five audio cassettes. Held at the R.A. Gray Building in Tallahassee. Council Members present: Randall Reed, David Jumper, Diana Jarvis Godwin (vice-chair), Jan Milner (chair), Kathy Monahan, Yvonne Tucker, Rem Cabrera; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Director), Iris Green (secretary), Debbie Fant (Arts Administrator); David Reddy (arts administrator). 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.
Collection
Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4-5 January 1994

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4-5 January 1994

Date
1994-01-04
Description
Eight audio cassettes. Tapes 97-98 found in box 4; tapes 99-104 in box 5. Held at the Bureau of Florida Folklife office in White Springs. Council Members present: Tina Bucuvalas, Diana Jarvis Godwin, Randall Reed (Chair), Yvonne Tucker, Ed Hoovler; Members absent: Kathy Monahan, Louise Gopher; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Chief), Iris Green (secretary), David Reddy (arts administrator), Teresa Hollingsworth (arts administrator), Beth Higgs (historian). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1717, box 1, folder 8. 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.
Collection
Sarasota Sailor Circus; Curly Dekle and Barbara Beauchamp at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Sarasota Sailor Circus; Curly Dekle and Barbara Beauchamp at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Date
1992-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recording. C92-15: Index indicates that recording device stopped and batteries were replaced resulting in the loss of some of the Dekle/Beauchamp discussion - an outline can be found on the index sheet for C92-15. C92-16: Curly Dekle continues discussion of Florida Folk Festival; Beth Higgs and Jeanie Fitchen ask questions. Bill Lee and Beth Gill (of the Sarasota Sailor Circus) continue discussing the circus. Beth Higgs facilitates discussion by Curly Dekle and Barbara Beauchamp on the history of the Florida Folk Festival. Because this was the 40th festival, the Crossroads area was partly devoted to performers who contributed to the festival's past and development.
Collection
Summer School Folklife Program

Summer School Folklife Program

Date
1992-07-15
Description
One video recording (VHS; 60 minutes) Video highlights of a summer school program the FFP offered for South Hamilton Elementary School. The program, aimed at the "at risk" students (K-5) had tow goals: 1. acquire knowledge of folk traditions (riddles, tales, etc.) 2. enhance the students self-esteem The program began with Jacksonville-based storyteller Smith, and followed by instruction by folklorists Shanafelt and Higgs. At the end, the folklorists assessed the success of the program.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1717_03_tape051Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 17-18 December 1991SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1717_03_tape061Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4 February 1992SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1717_04_tape097Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4-5 January 1994SoundPublic officer
Musicians
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1576_29_c92-015Sarasota Sailor Circus; Curly Dekle and Barbara Beauchamp at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History) SoundWhip maker
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Whipcracking
Oral histories
Florida history
Local history
Rodeo performers
Circus workers
Circus performers
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Summer School Folklife ProgramSummer School Folklife ProgramMoving ImageVideo recording
Education
Educators
Teaching of folklore
Children
Students
Storytelling
Tall tales
Oral narratives
Riddles
Tongue twisters
Games
Folklorists
Storytellers
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