9 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Melton, Maggie, 1897-1986"
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Florida Folklife Area at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Florida Folklife Area at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
82 color slides. Each year, the Florida Folk Festival features Florida folk artists in a special area. Often there is a theme to the area. In 1978, folk artists incldued Osceola (1025-1030); Udell (1031-1033); Clark (1034-1035); Hammack (1040-1042) Blackbay (1043-1048); Terry (1049-1052); Holloway (1053-1056); Rivers (1057); Melton (1064-1066); Rojas (1067-1073); Hill (1074-1080); Sheppard (1081); Brown (1084-1090) and Williams (1091-1098).
Collection
Florida Folklife demonstrations at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Florida Folklife demonstrations at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
Thirty-two black and white prints, plus negatives. Images of the Florida Folklife Area at the 1978 Florida Folklife Festival. Includes rattlesnake jewelry-maker Maggie Melton, whip cracker Claude Sheppard, basket maker Lucreaty Clark, chair maker Rufus Adams, the Osceola family, quilter Queenie Udell, cigar roller Domingo Rojas, and doll maker Bertha Burnham. Also includes images of folklorists Peggy Bulger and Merri Belland (P78-395, 396).
Collection
Images from the North Florida Folklife Project

Images from the North Florida Folklife Project

Date
1978-12-21
Description
Fifteen black and white slides.
Collection
Interview with Maggie Melton

Interview with Maggie Melton

Date
1978-05-09
Description
Two audio cassettes. C78-55: Margaret (Maggie) Melton discusses snake and alligator hunting, cooking, and skinning; making birdhouses from gourds; working with hides and bones; foods unique to the Plant City area; cooking hog organs and gophers; making turtle soup; cane grinding and syrup making; candy pulls; fishing nets made from burlap sacks; and teas used for home remedies. C78-56: Melton discusses making things from nature; fishing for and cooking scallops; gardening during a full moon; making jewelry from bones; preparing snake hides; and making belts.
Collection
Maggie Melton and her work

Maggie Melton and her work

Date
1980-01
Description
Thirteen black and white prints. Images of Maggie Milton in her home, plus examples of her work with native Florida materials, including gourds. January 1980.
Collection
Maggie Melton with her native materials craft

Maggie Melton with her native materials craft

Date
1979-11
Description
Seventeen color slides. Melton with her native material crafts, including gourds, rattlesnake hides, turtle shells, and other shells.
Collection
Maggie Melton's native materials

Maggie Melton's native materials

Date
Description
One black and white print. Native materials in Maggie Melton's house such as snake skins and gourds, used for her crafts. 2 June 1980.
Collection
Maggie Milton and her rattlesnake crafts at the Florida Folk Festival

Maggie Milton and her rattlesnake crafts at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
One black and white print. Milton with hats and purses made from rattlesnake hide. May 1978
Collection
Margaret Melton displaying her crafts made from rattlesnake hides at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Margaret Melton displaying her crafts made from rattlesnake hides at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
One black and white print. Maggie Melton, of Plant City, demonstrating her crafts (belts, purses, jewelry) made from rattlesnake hides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Florida Folklife Area at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalFlorida Folklife Area at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Demonstrations
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Folklife
Basket making
Musicians
Diddly bow
African Americans
Blues singers
Canoes
Seminole Indians
Needlework
Saws
Whip making
Broom makers
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Florida Folklife demonstrations at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalFlorida Folklife demonstrations at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Demonstrations
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
African Americans
Basket making
Furniture
Whip making
Baskets
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Folklorists
Cuban Americans
Dollmaking
Basket maker
Furniture maker
Dollmakers
Whip maker
Musicians
Jewelers
Cigar makers
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Images from the North Florida Folklife ProjectImages from the North Florida Folklife ProjectStill ImageWeavers
Fieldwork
Palmetto weaving
Musicians
Jewelry making
Broom making
Broom makers
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_02_c78-055Interview with Maggie MeltonSoundArtisans
Interviews
Fieldwork
Snakes
Belts (Clothing)
Animals
Alligators
Leather goods
Life histories
Hunting
Fauna
Food preparation
Jewelry making
Turtles
Domestic arts
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Maggie Melton and her workMaggie Melton and her workStill ImageMaterial culture
Craft
Decorative arts
Flora
Artisans
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Maggie Melton with her native materials craftMaggie Melton with her native materials craftStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Craft
Material culture
Nature
Rattlesnakes
Shells
Sea turtles
Gourds
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Maggie Melton's native materialsMaggie Melton's native materialsStill ImageGourds
Craft
Material culture
Flora
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Maggie Milton and her rattlesnake crafts at the Florida Folk FestivalMaggie Milton and her rattlesnake crafts at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageJewelry
Clothing
Hats
Rattlesnakes
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Demonstrations
Artisans
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Margaret Melton displaying her crafts made from rattlesnake hides at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalMargaret Melton displaying her crafts made from rattlesnake hides at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageArtisans
Jewelry
Jewelry making
Clothing
Belts (Clothing)
Demonstrations
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Handbags
Rattlesnakes
Hides and skins
Material culture
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