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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Radhakrishnan, Nila, 1974-"
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East Indian dancers and Swampgrass performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

East Indian dancers and Swampgrass performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Crider served as the emcee. Nila and Jaya demonstrated East Indian music and dance. Swampgrass played bluegrass music.
Collection
East Indian dancers at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

East Indian dancers at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05
Description
Two color slides. East Indian dancers performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. A Dade City resident, Nila began learning East Indian dances at the age of five. Of the four main Indian dance styles, Nila performs in the bharata natyam style. The Menons were sisters from St. Petersburg who aprrenticed with Nila. During the apprenticeship, they learned the dance moves, the hand gestures, jewelry and clothing styles. May 1991.
Collection
East Indian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprentices dancing

East Indian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprentices dancing

Date
1990
Description
Seven black and white prints and two color prints. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
East Indian dancers Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprentices

East Indian dancers Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprentices

Date
1991-05
Description
95 color slides. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by first folklorist Peter Roller, then folklorist Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Indian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan teaching her apprentices

Indian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan teaching her apprentices

Date
1991-02
Description
Four proof sheets with 119 black and white images (plus negatives). Nila began learning East Indian dances at the age of five. Of the four main Indian dance styles, Nila performs in the bharata natyam style. Nila later went on to ebcome a medical doctor. The Menons were sisters from St. Petersburg. During the apprenticeship, they learned the dance moves, the hand gestures, jewelry and clothing styles. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Jaya and Nila Radhakrishnan dancing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Jaya and Nila Radhakrishnan dancing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1989-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Devine served as emcee.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4)

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4)

Date
1989-05-27
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape; 20 minutes). Video footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with Jaya Radhakrishnan and her daughter Nila demonstrating traditional dances of India on the main stage. That is followed by Dixon performing two cowboy songs , also on the main stage. The video concludes with footage of the bell tower, the Stephen Foster Museum, and the crowds. Audio recording of Jaya and Nila can be found on reels T85-111 and T85-112; and Dixon can be found on reel T85-112.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1982-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Date
1983-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. Nila and her mother Jaya Radhakrishnan were from Dade City.
Collection
Nila and Jaya Radhakrishnan dancing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Nila and Jaya Radhakrishnan dancing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1989-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Devine served as emcee.
Collection
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a_s1576_t92-088East Indian dancers and Swampgrass performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundBands (Music)
Musical groups
Dancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Bluegrass music
String instruments
Old time music
Stringband music
String bands
Indian arts
Indian dance
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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East Indian dancers at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalEast Indian dancers at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageDance
Folk dance
Indian Americans
Indian dance
Performing arts
Performers
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Dancers
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East Indian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprentices dancingEast Indian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprentices dancingStill ImageDancers
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Indian Americans
Teaching of folklore
Indian arts
Indian dance
Clothing and dress
Body movement
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East Indian dancers Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprenticesEast Indian dancers Nila Radhakrishnan and her apprenticesStill ImageDancers
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Indian arts
Indian Americans
Indian dance
Clothing and dress
Body movement
Jewelry
Performing arts
Teaching of folklore
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Indian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan teaching her apprenticesIndian dancer Nila Radhakrishnan teaching her apprenticesStill ImageDancers
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Indian Americans
Indian dance
Indian arts
Teaching of folklore
Children
Clothing and dress
Body movement
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a_s1576_t89-036Jaya and Nila Radhakrishnan dancing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundDancers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Demonstrations
Dance
Indian arts
Indian dance
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Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4)Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4) Moving ImageDancers
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Video recording
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Country music
Cowboys
Guitarists
Guitar music
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Indian dance
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a_s1576_t83-017Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bluegrass music
Stringband music
Old time music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Piano music
Indian arts
Indian dance
Singers
Musicians
Pianists
Dancers
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/audio.jpg
a_s1576_t83-170Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Dance music
Indian arts
Indian Americans
African Americans
Prayer
Piano music
Dancers
Musicians
Singers
Pianists
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t89-111bNila and Jaya Radhakrishnan dancing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Dance
Dance music
Folk dance
Indian arts
Indian dance
Dancers
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