4 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Myers, Bill"
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Auctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiques

Auctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiques

Date
1984-12
Description
Seventeen color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, images show him auctioning antiques at the Pioneer Auction Company on Southside Blvd. in Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Colonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for students

Colonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for students

Date
1985-10-13
Description
Eleven color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he demonstrates auctioneering at Oceanway Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Colonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary students

Colonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary students

Date
1985-01-31
Description
Fourteen color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he demonstrates auctioneering at Northshore Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Recording of Auctioneer Bill Myers selling antiques

Recording of Auctioneer Bill Myers selling antiques

Date
1984-12-01
Description
One audio cassette. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he auctions off antiques in the recording at Pioneer Auctions Company on Southside Blvd. in Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It began in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Auctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiquesAuctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiquesStill ImageFieldwork
Auctioneering
Occupational groups
Workplace
Selling
Oratory
Auctions
Economic practices
Antiques
Dealers (Retail trade)
Oral performance
Oral communication
Auctioneers
Orators
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Colonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for studentsColonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for studentsStill ImageEducation
Auctioneering
Occupational groups
Demonstrations
Students
Oratory
Auctions
Economic practices
Elementary schools
Classrooms
Oral performance
Oral communication
Teaching of folklore
Auctioneers
Orators
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Colonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary studentsColonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary studentsStill ImageEducation
Auctioneering
Occupational groups
Demonstrations
Students
Oratory
Auctions
Economic practices
Elementary schools
Classrooms
Oral performance
Oral communication
Teaching of folklore
Auctioneers
Orators
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a_s1576_22_c86-183Recording of Auctioneer Bill Myers selling antiquesSoundAuctioneers
Education
Sound recordings
Selling
Antiques
Auctions
Auctioneering
Retail trade
Oral communication
Oratory
Oral performance
Speech play
Speech events
Workplace
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Orators
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