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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Parks, Evelyn"
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Evelyn Parks demonstrating palmetto weaving at the Florida Folk Festival

Evelyn Parks demonstrating palmetto weaving at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
One black and white print. Parks, 65 years old at the time, demonstrating palmetto weaving to a young boy. There is a description of Parks in the folder.
Collection
Images of the craft demonstration area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Images of the craft demonstration area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1986-05
Description
Three proof sheets with 73 black and white images (plus negatives).
Collection
Interview with basket maker Evelyn Parks

Interview with basket maker Evelyn Parks

Date
1978-05-09
Description
"One audio cassette. Parks discusses how she learned palm frond weaving from the Girl Scouts and a beloved math teacher. She talks about May Basket customs and shows a basket that may also be used as a hat. She also discusses the three types of fronds she uses to make the baskets (cabbage palm, coconut palm, palmetto palm) and talks about learning weaving techniques from Indians and Hawaiians."
Collection
Monday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Monday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1955-05-02
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.
Collection
Palm weaver Evelyn Parks making lye soap at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Palm weaver Evelyn Parks making lye soap at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1986-05
Description
Seven color slides. Palm weaving at the Crafts Demonstration area. Slides S86-68 feature folklorist Belland with Parks.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Evelyn Parks demonstrating palmetto weaving at the Florida Folk FestivalEvelyn Parks demonstrating palmetto weaving at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImagePalmetto weaving
Women weavers
Children
Plants
Demonstrations
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Weavers
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Images of the craft demonstration area at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalImages of the craft demonstration area at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Chair-makers
Craft
Demonstrations
Spinning wheels
Spinning
Quilting
Quilts
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Dollmaking
Palm frond weaving
Palmetto weaving
Pine needle crafts
Baskets
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a_s1576_02_c78-054Interview with basket maker Evelyn ParksSoundBasket maker
Artisans
Interviews
Fieldwork
Palm frond weaving
Basket making
Basket work
Basketry
Palmetto weaving
Life histories
Weaving
Family history
Palms
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a_s1576_t77-019Monday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundStudents
Storytellers
Boy Scouts
Folk festivals
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Elementary schools
African Americans
Storytelling
Animal tales
Trickster tales
Singing
Children
Singers
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Palm weaver Evelyn Parks making lye soap at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalPalm weaver Evelyn Parks making lye soap at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageArtisans
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Demonstrations
Craft
Palm frond weaving
Palmetto weaving
Hats
Material culture
Folklorists
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