21 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Ethnicity or Nationality is exactly "Arab Americans"
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Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in Jacksonville

Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in Jacksonville

Date
1985-03-29
Description
Three video recordings (VHS). FV-20: Includes Athenian Dancers, Marie Buggs, and Korean dancers. FV-21: Includes Korean dancers, interviews with participants, and Arabic singer Fahed Iwais. FV-22: Performance by the Dixie Jubilee Singers. For images of this festival, see S 1577, volume 40, slides S86-4454 - S86-4590; and S 1577, v. 26, slides S85-818 - S85-830. For more images of these artisans, see S 1577, v. 36-39. 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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Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in Jacksonville

Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in Jacksonville

Date
1985
Description
Thirteen color slides. 818-822: Fahed Iwais performing traditional Arabic songs; 823: Mrs. J. Simoneux quilting; 824: Ann Duffy with her Ukranian eggs; 825-826: Yasuko Dawson, Japanese origami demonstration; 827-830: Gospel quartet, The Dixie Jubilees, performing. For more of this festival, see S 1577, volume 40, slides S86-4454 - S86-4590. For more images of these artisans, see S 1577, v. 36-39. For video recordings of this event, see videos FV-20 through FV-22, in S 1615. 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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Golden Star Arabic Band performing at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

Golden Star Arabic Band performing at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1985-05-24
Description
Five color slides.
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Ida Farah preparing Palestinian foods for students

Ida Farah preparing Palestinian foods for students

Date
1985-02-15
Description
Six color slides. Demonstrating Arabic foodways at Merill Road 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, 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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Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)

Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)

Date
1985-02-14
Description
Two color slides.
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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Date
1985-05-06
Description
Twenty color slides. Demonstrating embroidery at Stockton 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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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugs

Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugs

Date
1986-01-14
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Demostrating embroidery and Palestinian rugs at Timucua 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, 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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Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Date
1985-03-05
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Demonstrating Palestinian emboridery and clothing at Loretto Elementary School. An interview with Farmand can be found in S 1576, Box 22, C86-171/172. 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, 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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Our Lady of Lebanon Mini Festival

Our Lady of Lebanon Mini Festival

Date
1985-08
Description
Thirteen color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Date
1985-11-07
Description
One video recording. (VHS; 1:50:00) A video of a wedding between Musa Kamel and Georgina Marie on 7 November 1985 at the National Shrine of St. George Melkite-Greek Catholic Church in Birmingham, Alabama. Includes the ceremony, the reception, and ends with the married couple walking into their hotel room.
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Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in JacksonvilleFolk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in JacksonvilleMoving ImageSingers
Artisans
Musicians
Dancers
Craft
Demonstrations
Children museums
Special events
Exhibits
Video recording
Interviews
Gospel music
Music performance
Museums
Dance
Body movement
African Americans
Arts, Korean
Korean Americans
Arts, Greek
Religious music
Religious songs
Gospel songs
Gospel (Black)
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Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in JacksonvilleFolk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in JacksonvilleStill ImageCraft
Museums
Demonstrations
Children museums
Special events
Exhibits
Origami
Quilting
Gospel music
Music performance
Egg decoration
Singers
Artisans
Musicians
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Golden Star Arabic Band performing at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalGolden Star Arabic Band performing at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Performing arts
Performers
Music performance
Arab Americans
Musical instruments
String instruments
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Musicians
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Ida Farah preparing Palestinian foods for studentsIda Farah preparing Palestinian foods for studentsStill ImageSchools
Education
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Food preparation
Food
Food habits
Cooking and dining
Arab Americans
Teaching of folklore
Cooks
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Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)Still ImageRug makers
Weavers
Embroiderers
Fieldwork
Rug making
Rugs
Arab Americans
Palestinian Americans
Textile arts
Textiles
Embroidery
Weaving
Women weavers
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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroideryNadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroideryStill ImageSchools
Education
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Needlework
Teaching of folklore
Embroiderers
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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugsNadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugsStill ImageSchools
Education
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Needlework
Teaching of folklore
Rugs
Embroiderers
Rug makers
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Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroideryNuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroideryStill ImageSchools
Students
Children
Teaching of folklore
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Needlework
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Musicians
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Our Lady of Lebanon Mini FestivalOur Lady of Lebanon Mini FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Rites and ceremonies
Festivals
Lebanese Americans
Community culture
Food preparation
Outdoor cookery
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Palestinian Wedding TraditionsPalestinian Wedding TraditionsMoving ImageVideo recording
Wedding ceremonies
Weddings
Marriage service
Marriage celebrants
Marriage rites
Rites and ceremonies
Rites of passage
Community culture
Community rites
Arab Americans
Ethnicity, Arabic
Palestinian Americans
Catholics
Church buildings
Church services
Churches
Dance
Cake
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