|a_s1576_23_c87-010||Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 24 February 1987||Sound||Public officer|
Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 24 February 1987
- Three audio cassettes. Council Members present: Patricia Waterman (Chair), Ronald C. Foreman, Jr., Mick Moloney, Catherine Sugrue; Council Members absent: Beverly Carter, Jeanette Cypress, Bill Green; Florida Folklife Programs Staff: Ormond H. Loomis (Chief), Iris Greene (Secretary), Barbara Beauchamp (Arts Administrator), David Taylor (Arts Administrator), Nancy Nusz (Historian), Nancy Michael (Folklife Specialist), Peter Roller (Historian), Merri Belland (Folklife Specialist); Visitors: Bill Fenton (Fenton Associates), Darrell Krause (Dept. of Natural Resources), George Percy (Director, Division of Historical Resources). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C87-1 through C87-24. 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.