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Birthday party for folk program employee Bob McNeil at the Stephen Foster Center

Birthday party for folk program employee Bob McNeil at the Stephen Foster Center

Date
1982-05
Description
Six color slides.
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Cake walk at the Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival

Cake walk at the Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival

Date
1981-01-19
Description
Five color slides. Images of a cakewalk organized by folklorists Loomis and McNeill. Folklorist Doris Dyen won the walk -- pictured in slide S81-107.
Collection
Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description

One audio cassette. Part A, Interview with Merri Belland: Belland discusses her start at the Florida Folklife Program center in White Springs. She previously worked as an artist for a grant project teaching traditional arts and crafts and eventually took on duties as a folklorist. She also talks about working on the Florida Basketry project; fieldwork; problems as a folklorist; maintaining a sense of objectivity; training; the different ways in which folklorists and artists view material culture; motives behind working in crafts; the role she sees for herself as a folklorist; young people and traditional crafts; passing down culture through food.

Part B, Interview with Bob McNeil: McNeil discusses his start working as an archivist at the Stephen Foster Center. He talks about the organizing systems he uses at the archives; the archives’ holdings; what he considers the mission of the Stephen Foster Folk Center; sea stories; and the public and journalists’ use of the center’s folk materials.

 

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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 April 1982

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 April 1982

Date
1982-04-30
Description
Two audio cassettes. Council Members present: Catherine Sugrue (Chairman), E.W. Carswell, Ronald Foreman; Council Members absent: James Billie, Miguel Gonzalez-Pando (ill); Alan Jabbour; Lillian Saunders (resigned); Florida Folklife Program Staff: David Closson (Director), Iris Greene (Secretary), Peggy Bulger (Arts Administrator), Doris Dyen (Historian), Merri Belland (Folk Arts Coordinator), Betsy Peterson (Arts Administrator), John Marshall (Folk Arts Coordinator), Bob McNeil (Archives Assistant). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C84-102 through C84-125. 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.
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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 November 1980

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 November 1980

Date
1980-11-30
Description
Two audio cassettes. Council Members present: Catherine Sugrue, Ron Foreman, E.W. "Judge" Carswell; Council Members absent: James Billie, Alan Jabbour, Lillian Saunders, Miguel Gonzalez-Pando; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Phillip A. Werndli (Director), Charles McNeil (Archive Assistant), Visitors: Rosalyn Dodson (Executive Director of the Galvez Commission), Ron Levitt (Assistant Secretary of State), Lee Warner (Historic Preservation Boards Coordinator). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C84-102 through C84-125. 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, 9 December 1981

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 9 December 1981

Date
1981-12-09
Description
Two audio cassettes. Council Members present: Catherine Sugrue, Lillian Saunders, Ronald Foreman, E.W. Carswell; Council Members absent: James Billie, Alan Jabbour, Miguel Gonzalez-Pando; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Lee Warner (Acting Director), Merri Belland (Folk Arts Coordinator), Peggy Bulger (Arts Administrator), Doris Dyen (Historian), Iris Greene (Secretary), John Marshall (Folk Arts Coordinator), Betsy Peterson (Arts Administrator), Bob McNeil (Archives Assistant), Visitors: David Closson, Rosemary Closson, Ross Morrell, and Sharon Perry, Lake City Reporter. For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C84-102 through C84-125. 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.
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Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #4-The Festival: Issues and Concerns of the Presenter

Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #4-The Festival: Issues and Concerns of the Presenter

Date
1983-12-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. Much of the recording is difficult to hear - - often too soft. Discussion group members discuss integrating folk tales and other folk arts into school educational programs. They also talk about educational goals, funding, studies on how to present an accurate picture of folk life and history, and the evaluation of such educational programs.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Birthday party for folk program employee Bob McNeil at the Stephen Foster CenterBirthday party for folk program employee Bob McNeil at the Stephen Foster CenterStill ImageSpecial events
Cooking and dining
Social gatherings
Calendar rites
Rites and ceremonies
Folklorists
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Cake walk at the Great Gulf Coast Arts FestivalCake walk at the Great Gulf Coast Arts FestivalStill ImageFolklore revival festivals
Special events
Folk festivals
Festivals
Cake
Games
Cakewalk (Dance)
Dance
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-061Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Archivists
Folklorists
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a_s1576_15_c84-104Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 April 1982SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1576_14_c84-102Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 November 1980SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1576_14_c84-103Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 9 December 1981SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-073Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #4-The Festival: Issues and Concerns of the PresenterSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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