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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Nusz, Nancy J."
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Recordings of the 1987 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Recordings of the 1987 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1987-07-13
Description
Ten audio cassettes. (The final tape appears to be blank.) The theme for this year was Seminole Indian folklore. The main speaker was Dr. Rayna Green, director of the American Indian Program with the Smithsonian Institute. A graduate from the Indian university folklife program, she researched and wrote on Native American culture and images. She also taught at several universities, and published several books. Other speakers included traditional healer Jeanette Cypress and Seminole Tribe of Florida president James Billie.
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Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1986-05-14
Description
Five audio cassettes. Recordings of a seminar regarding teaching folklore in the class room (in the previous years, the seminars were called Folklife in the Classroom Teachers Seminar.) The theme dealt with field research and publishing. The keynote speaker was George Reynolds, author/editor of the Foxfire books. He spoke, along with some of his students, on research, interviewing, editing, and publishing as an educational tool.
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Recordings of the Basement to Attic Conference

Recordings of the Basement to Attic Conference

Date
1986-02-07
Description
22 audio cassettes. (Tapes C86-22 through C86-34 are found in box 18.) A conference co-sponsored by the Florida Folklife Program and the Jacksonville Museum of Science and History that dealt with collecting and researching folklife and folklore. The recordings cover the various sessions, workshops, and keynote speakers that covered all aspects of folklife research. Speakers and topics included; What is folklore (Yerkovich/Loomis/Waterman); Reasons for collecting (Kennedy); Folklore (Bulger); archaeology (FSU professor Marrinnan); oral history (Waterman); ethnomusicology (Olsen); cultural geography (Lamme); Ethics in collecting (Kennedy/Foreman/Waterman/Olsen/Bulger); WPA collecting (Kennedy); education and folklore in schools (Nusz); Zora Neale Hurston (Reaver); Keynote speech on folklife collecting (Ives of Maine); technological issues (Walker/Young); and videotaping folklife (Larsen). In addition,. Marie Buggs, Judge Corbin, and Thelma sing and tell stories. For more information on topics, detailed tape indexes, see the index sheets located in S 1579, box 1, folder: "C86-1 through C86-98."
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Florida Ranching Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Florida Ranching Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Date
1984-05-26
Description
One audio cassette. Nancy Nusz introduces Joe Akerman, Jim Bob Tinsley, Vic Blackstone, Junior Mills and P.K. Rowell who discuss the history of Florida ranching; Florida scrub cow; cross breeding.
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Folklorists at work and play at the Florida Folklife Archives

Folklorists at work and play at the Florida Folklife Archives

Date
1989
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of a party at the Stephen Foster Center, one-time headquarters of the Florida Folklife Program and Archives. Also images of Nusz and others at work with their fieldwork sldies and notes at the center.
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Louise Sanders presentation at the 1986 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Louise Sanders presentation at the 1986 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1989-07-10
Description
Nine audio cassettes. The theme this year was "Folklife and Immigration." C89-31: Nancy Nusz and Ormond Loomis open the Seminar. Olivia Cadaval is the primary speaker. She opens with a discussion of her family's background and traditions as immigrants. She also discusses her ethnicity as a Latin American; layers of identity; definitions of culture; folk culture and folklife; festivals; aesthetic use of space; identity through items and structures; participant view of folk culture; institutions within the community; material culture and how it is meaningful to us; elite, popular, and folk culture as a continuum. C89-32: Olivia Cadaval continues her discussion focusing on time concept; pop pressure; defines folk culture-groups/communities; ethnicity and material culture; "built environment"; extended family in the neighborhood, community, home, occupation, religion, society, etc.; regionalism; border traditions; stereotypes. She approaches these subjects from a Latin American perspective referring to terms such as comadres and copadres, and subjects such as the Virgen de Guadalupe. C89-33: Olivia Cadaal continues her discussion on stereotypes focusing on such subjects as virgins; significant plants; Spanish bayonet; the piƱata. Nancy Nusz conducts/discusses community building. Olivia Cadaval on the immigrant home. C89-34: Continuation of Olivia Cadaval on the immigrant home; discussion of occupational traditions including Curly Dekle and whipmaking; Haitian traditions; society at work; hierarchies; illustration of traditional occupations. C89-35: Discussion of occupations is continued. Ricki Saltzman discusses folk religion and Jewish folklore and ethnicity; foodways in religion; the Jewish religious year and generational upbringing; Jewish cookbooks as showing community value; variation differences between ideal and reality; festive foodways; wedding, birthday, and funeral customs. Specific aspects of the topics mentioned include Eastern Europe; the Passover/Easter; Torah; Mezuzah. C89-36: Riki Saltzman continues her discussion with ways to get children and their families to use/investigate folklore; ritual comparison (Kwanza is used as an example). Seminar attendees form groups of three, interview one another, and discuss results. Olivia Cadaval discusses folk examples of today; shows video clips of neighborhood celebrations seen and discussed; ethnic community celebrations (Corpus Christi, Holy Cross, and comparsa used as examples). C89-37: Olivia Cadaval continues discussion of community celebrations and material culture; toys. She reviews folk culture and material culture and discusses it as applied to folk art (Seminole art used as example). C89-38: Nancy Nusz continues discussion of folk art and discusses examples such as the Quetzal (bird symbolic of Guatemala). Slides are shown. There is an indication that a machine breaks part way into Side B - the index sheet does not specify whether it is tape recorder or slide machine. C89-39: Slideshow of folk artisans discussed.
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Images of the Triumphant Gospel Singers Association Reunion Performance

Images of the Triumphant Gospel Singers Association Reunion Performance

Date
1983-03-19
Description
One proof sheet with 22 black and white images (plus negatives). Images of a reunion concert of the Triumphant Gospel Singers Association. Recordings of the concert (another one was also held on 20 March 1983) can be found on C83-132 through C83-137, and T83-213 through T83-216. Starling served as emcee. During the concert, Jacksonville council member Holzendorf gave out awards to Hawes and Dyen (images 11 through 18). In image 5, folklorists Dyen and Nusz are seen recording the concert.
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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 10 June 1986

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 10 June 1986

Date
1986-06-10
Description
Five audio cassettes. Held at the Social Science building on the University of South Florida campus. Council Members present: Patricia Waterman (Chair), Ronald C. Foreman, Jr., Jeanette Cypress, Mick Moloney, Catherine Sugrue, William Green; Council Members absent: Beverly Carter; Florida Folklife Programs Staff: Ormond H. Loomis (Director), Iris Greene (Secretary), Barbara Beauchamp (Folklife Programs Administrator), Peggy Bulger (Folklife Programs Administrator), Merri Belland (Folklife Specialist); Visitors: Thelma Boltin (Consultant), Randall Kelley (Director, Division of Archives, History and Records Management), Ross Morrell (Assistant Director, Division of Archives, History and Records Management), Bill Dudley (WMNF Radio, Tampa), LeeEllen Friedland. For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C86-150 through C86-210. 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.
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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 19 February 1988

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 19 February 1988

Date
1988-02-19
Description
Three audio cassettes. Council Members present: Cathy Sugrue (Chair), Miguel Bretos, Ronald C. Foreman, Jr., Mick Moloney, Patricia Waterman; Council Members absent: Jeanette Cypress; Florida Folklife Programs Staff: Ormond H. Loomis (Chief), Iris Greene (Secretary), Barbara Beauchamp (Arts Administrator), Peggy Bulger (Arts Administrator), Nancy Nusz (Folk Arts Coordinator), Merri Belland (Folklife Specialist), Nancy Michael (Folklife Specialist), Patricia Stafford (Senior Clerk); Visitors: Thelma A. Boltin (Consultant), Bill Fenton (Public Relations Consultant). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C88-1 through C88-31. 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.
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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 19 September 1984

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 19 September 1984

Date
1984-09-17
Description
Five audio cassettes. Council Members present: Ronald C. Foreman (Chairman), E. W. Carswell, Jeanette Cypress, Mick Moloney, Catherine Sugrue, Patricia Waterman; Council Members absent: William Green; Florida Folklife Programs Staff: Ormond H. Loomis (Director), Iris Greene (Secretary), Peggy Bulger (Folklife Programs Administrator), Nancy Nusz (Folk Arts Coordinator), Barbara Beauchamp (Folklife Specialist), Blanton Owen (Folk Arts Coordinator), Eric Larsen (Folklife Specialist), Andrea Graham (Folklife Specialist), David Taylor (Folk Arts 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.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_38_tape17Recordings of the 1987 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundConferences and seminars series
Seminars
Teaching of folklore
Education
Teachers
Folklife
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Storytelling
Tales
Teacher
Educators
Folklorists
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a_s1576_18_c86-042Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundEducators
Teacher
Conferences and seminars series
Seminars
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Interviewing
Teachers
Fieldwork (educational method)
Education
Folklife
Publishers and publishing
Oral history
Oral tradition
Editing
Writing
Folklorists
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a_s1576_17_c86-013Recordings of the Basement to Attic ConferenceSoundFieldwork
Conferences and seminars series
Workshops (Adult education)
Research methods
Teaching of folklore
Education
Blues singers
Blues (Music)
Storytelling
Archaeology
Collecting
Folklore collections
Museums
Oral history
Oral tradition
Folklore
Folklife
Tales
Singing
Ethics
Ethnocentrism
Storytellers
Archaeologists
Anthropologists
Singers
Folklorists
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a_s1576_12_c84-021Florida Ranching Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreaSoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Oral narratives
Cowboys -- Florida
Florida Crackers
Ranching -- Florida
Storytelling
Florida history
Cattle -- Florida
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Folklorists at work and play at the Florida Folklife ArchivesFolklorists at work and play at the Florida Folklife ArchivesStill ImageFolklore centers
Archives
Folklore collections
Slides (Photography)
Painting
Workplace
Employee employee relations
Employees
Folklorists
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a_s1576_24_c89-031Louise Sanders presentation at the 1986 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundFolklorists
Conferences and seminars series
Teaching of folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Educators
Performing arts
Latinos
Emigration and immigration
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Images of the Triumphant Gospel Singers Association Reunion PerformanceImages of the Triumphant Gospel Singers Association Reunion PerformanceStill ImagePublic officer
Preachers
Choruses
Concerts
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Gospel musicians
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Public officers
Public officials
Sound recording
Recording equipment
Folklorists
Singers
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a_s1576_21_c86-206Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 10 June 1986SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1576_25_c88-027Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 19 February 1988SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1576_15_c84-106Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 19 September 1984SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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