41 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Ethnicity or Nationality is exactly "German American"
Embroiderer Erna Papard

Embroiderer Erna Papard

Date
1986-08-19
Description
Nine color slides. Papard grew up in Heidelburg, Germany, where she elarned traditional German embroidery from her mother and grandmother. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. 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. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Erna Parpard demonstrating German folk arts

Erna Parpard demonstrating German folk arts

Date
1986-12-08
Description
Seven color slides. Parpard grew up in Heidelburg, Germany, where she learned traditional German embroidery from her mother and grandmother. For the class, she also demonstrated cooking and knitting. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. 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. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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F.W. (Shorty) Bedenbaugh at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival

F.W. (Shorty) Bedenbaugh at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1960-05
Description
One black and white print. Bednebaugh playing a banjo made from a hub of a Model T Ford. Bedenbaugh was also the Columbia County State Legislator (from 1945 to 1963).
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Harold Dunn and his circus wagon wood carvings

Harold Dunn and his circus wagon wood carvings

Date
1986-12-12
Description
Thirty-eight color slides. Images of circus wagons carvings by Harold Dunn. Slides are dark. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Harold Dunn with his circus wood carvings

Harold Dunn with his circus wood carvings

Date
Description
One proof with 30 black and white images (plus negatives). The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant,the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
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Harold Dunn with his circus wood carvings

Harold Dunn with his circus wood carvings

Date
1988-01
Description
Sixty-five color slides. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant,the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
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Mary Brandenburg with her baskets and dolls

Mary Brandenburg with her baskets and dolls

Date
1987-09
Description
Twenty-three color slides. The hamper in S92-173-176 was made by her grandfather; and the pineneedle baskets in S92-183-186 were made by her mother. Brandenburg was orignally from Pennsylvania. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Maxine Brunk knitting a dog hair knit vest

Maxine Brunk knitting a dog hair knit vest

Date
1986-12-02
Description
Three color slides. Brunk was originally from Mansfield, Ohio. A motorcycle enthusiast, Brunk spun the hair of Samoyete dog (from the Eastern side of the Siberian Mountain range). The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Oktoberfest at the American German Club in Lantana

Oktoberfest at the American German Club in Lantana

Date
1986-10-04
Description
Forty-two color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. 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. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Quilts by Mable Wolford

Quilts by Mable Wolford

Date
1987-09-16
Description
Twenty-eight color slides. Wolford learned quilt making from her mother and grandmother as a teenager. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Embroiderer Erna PapardEmbroiderer Erna PapardStill ImageEmbroiderers
Knitters (Persons)
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Knitted lace
Knitting
Needlework
Material culture
Clothing
Dolls
Dollmaking
Lace and lace making
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Erna Parpard demonstrating German folk artsErna Parpard demonstrating German folk artsStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Knitting
Schools
Elementary schools
Teaching of folklore
Education
Demonstrations
Classrooms
German Americans
Children
Students
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F.W. (Shorty) Bedenbaugh at the 1960 Florida Folk FestivalF.W. (Shorty) Bedenbaugh at the 1960 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Singers
Singing
Music performance
Banjoes
Banjoists
Musicians
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Harold Dunn and his circus wagon wood carvingsHarold Dunn and his circus wagon wood carvingsStill ImageFieldwork
Circus wagons
Material culture
Wagons
Woodwork
Wood carving
Decorative arts
Wood craft
Woodworking tools
Workshops
Miniatures
Miniature craft
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Wood carvers
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Harold Dunn with his circus wood carvingsHarold Dunn with his circus wood carvingsStill ImageCarvers (Decorative artists)
Fieldwork
Wood carving
Material culture
Decorative arts
Woodwork
Miniatures
Miniature craft
Figurines
Circus
Wood carvers
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Harold Dunn with his circus wood carvingsHarold Dunn with his circus wood carvingsStill ImageCarvers (Decorative artists)
Fieldwork
Wood carving
Material culture
Decorative arts
Woodwork
Miniatures
Miniature craft
Figurines
Circus
Wood carvers
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Mary Brandenburg with her baskets and dollsMary Brandenburg with her baskets and dollsStill ImageBasket maker
Fieldwork
Baskets
Basketry
Containers
Material culture
Basket work
Domestic arts
Dolls
Cornhusk craft
Pine needle crafts
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Maxine Brunk knitting a dog hair knit vestMaxine Brunk knitting a dog hair knit vestStill ImageKnitters (Persons)
Needleworkers
Spinner
Fieldwork
Knitting
Decorative arts
Material culture
Clothing
Dogs
Animals
Spinning
Hair weaving
Weavers
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Oktoberfest at the American German Club in LantanaOktoberfest at the American German Club in LantanaStill ImageCooks
Fieldwork
Festivals
German Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Food preparation
Beer
Oktoberfest
Calendar rites
Music, German
Community culture
Community concerts
Special events
Music
Musicians
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Quilts by Mable WolfordQuilts by Mable WolfordStill ImageQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Quilts
Quilted goods
Decorative arts
Needlework
Material culture
Textile arts
Textiles
Design
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