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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Ethnicity or Nationality is exactly "Seminole Indian"
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Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar and Tozzer served as emcees. Scarlett Young continues telling stories and discusses the naming of her baby. Calvin Jones (interviewed by Jonathan Lammers) tells stories of Southern life and Florida archaeology. Jones's talk continues on C96-55.
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Gloria Cypress doing beadwork

Gloria Cypress doing beadwork

Date
1987-09
Description
Four color slides. Images are dark. Cypress was the sister of Billy Cypress, at the time the chairman of the Miccosukee Tribe. Her father was a Seminole from Big Cypress Reservation, but her mother was Miccosukee. Raised in Miami, she moved to the reservation at age 12. 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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Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3 of 5)

Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3 of 5)

Date
1990-05-25
Description
One video recording. (3/4 tape) Includes food booths, Agnes Cypress sewing, Seminole fry bread, Seminole basket making, stick ball game, belt maker, mountain dulcimer, dolls, baskets, flute making, coral carving, looms, and other crafts.
Collection
Seminole ethnography slide program

Seminole ethnography slide program

Date
1986
Description
Eighty color slides. Public slide program on Seminole ethnography. These slides were culled from other Seminole projects. All the images have been duplictaed elsewhere.
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Date
1983-12
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape). Demonstration of Seminole crafts, including beadwork, basketry, cooking, and patchwork. The Seminole Video Project was a joint project between the Florida Folklife Program and WFSU-TV. Completed in Spring 1984 and financed by a Florida Endowment for the Humanities grant with the support of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the project culminated in a thirty-minute documentary entitled "Four Corners of the Earth" which profiled Ethel Santiago, a Seminole craftswoman and tribal representative. The program addressed such issues as cultural retention within contemporary society; the role of women in Seminole society; traditional Seminole foods, arts, and medicine; and the changing emphasis on clan affiliations. The project covered Seminoles on the Big Cypress and Hollywood Reservations and at Immokalee, Florida. Raw video footage, along with the finished product, can be found in S 1615, V84-16 through V-84-24. Sound recordings of the interviews can be found in S 1576, T84-111 - T84-133 and C84-108 - C84-115. Images can be found in S 1577, volume 23.
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Date
1984
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). Includes a story by Louise Gopher, as well as discussion of fire, herb-collecting, and life on Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation. The Seminole Video Project was a joint project between the Florida Folklife Program and WFSU-TV. Completed in Spring 1984 and financed by a Florida Endowment for the Humanities grant with the support of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the project culminated in a thirty-minute documentary entitled "Four Corners of the Earth" which profiled Ethel Santiago, a Seminole craftswoman and tribal representative. The program addressed such issues as cultural retention within contemporary society; the role of women in Seminole society; traditional Seminole foods, arts, and medicine; and the changing emphasis on clan affiliations. The project covered Seminoles on the Big Cypress and Hollywood Reservations and at Immokalee, Florida. Raw video footage, along with the finished product, can be found in S 1615, V84-16 through V-84-24. Sound recordings of the interviews can be found in S 1576, T84-111 - T84-133 and C84-108 - C84-115. Images can be found in S 1577, volume 23.
Collection
Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Date
1984
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). Discussion on fire, story, legends, and food. The Seminole Video Project was a joint project between the Florida Folklife Program and WFSU-TV. Completed in Spring 1984 and financed by a Florida Endowment for the Humanities grant with the support of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the project culminated in a thirty-minute documentary entitled "Four Corners of the Earth" which profiled Ethel Santiago, a Seminole craftswoman and tribal representative. The program addressed such issues as cultural retention within contemporary society; the role of women in Seminole society; traditional Seminole foods, arts, and medicine; and the changing emphasis on clan affiliations. The project covered Seminoles on the Big Cypress and Hollywood Reservations and at Immokalee, Florida. Raw video footage, along with the finished product, can be found in S 1615, V84-16 through V-84-24. Sound recordings of the interviews can be found in S 1576, T84-111 - T84-133 and C84-108 - C84-115. Images can be found in S 1577, volume 23.
Collection
Ethel Santiago teaching Margaret Cypress sweetgrass basket making

Ethel Santiago teaching Margaret Cypress sweetgrass basket making

Date
1984-02
Description
Three proof sheets with 78 black and white images (plus negatives). Santiago and Cypress were among the first participants in the Florida Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program in 1983-1984. As a master folk artist, Santiago taught Cypress how to make sweetgrass baskets. Images include them gathering sweetgrass, weaving baskets, and of Owen transcribing tapes at the reservation. Traditionally, Seminoles baskets were shallow and woven from palmetto fronds. Circa 1930, sweetgrass baskets, inspired perhaps by African American arts, were designed to represent 'authentic' Seminole culture for the tourist trade. Over time, they became traditional. 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,who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was held each year until 2003.
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Grass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole Reservation

Grass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole Reservation

Date
1983-02
Description
Fifteen color slides. Traditionally, Seminoles baskets were shallow woven from palmetto fronds. Circa 1930, sweetgrass baskets, inspired perhaps by African American arts, were designed to represent 'authentic' Seminole culture for the tourist trade. Over time, they became traditional. Images were taken as part of the Seminole Slide and Tape Project at Immokalee Reservation, located in Everglades, Florida. Slides are numbered 1-18 (missing slides 8, 12, 15). The Immokalee reservation was created in the 1930s, and is one of five Seminole reservations in Florida. 1-18: Prize winning grass baskets created by Ethel Santiago.
Collection
Grass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole Reservation

Grass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole Reservation

Date
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images taken as part of the Seminole Slide and Tape Project at Immokalee Reservation, located in Everglades, Florida. Slides are numbered 21-33. The Immokalee reservation was created in the 1930s, and is one of five Seminole reservations in Florida. 21-23: Construction of a chickee (traditional Seminole home); 24-33: Grass baskets created by Donna Frank. Slide log sheet included.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_63_c96-054Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundArchaeologists
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Storytelling
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Archaeology
Florida history
Occupational groups
Animal tales
Tales
Occupational folklore
Anthropologists
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Gloria Cypress doing beadworkGloria Cypress doing beadworkStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Material culture
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Mikasuki Indians
Native Americans
Beadwork
Decorative arts
Craft
Indian reservations
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Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3 of 5)Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3 of 5)Moving ImageArtisans
Basket maker
Cooks
Needleworkers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Craft
Video recording
Flutes
Instrument manufacture
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Seminole cookery
Dollmaking
Dolls
Material culture
Native Americans
Bread
Cooking and dining
Demonstrations
Dulcimer
Baskets
Carvers (Decorative artists)
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Seminole ethnography slide programSeminole ethnography slide programStill ImageArtisans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Demonstrations
Slides (Photography)
Indian reservations
Chickee
Material culture
Decorative arts
Folklife
Architecture
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoSeminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoMoving ImageArtisans
Basket maker
Fieldwork
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole cookery
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Documentary videos
Interviews
Basketry
Basket making
Basket work
Patchwork
Dollmaking
Beadwork
Food preparation
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoSeminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoMoving ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Seminole Indians
Ethnicity, Seminole
Indian reservations
Documentary videos
Fire
Herbs
Storytelling
Storytellers
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoSeminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoMoving ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Indian reservations
Native Americans
Documentary videos
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Fire
Herbs
Storytellers
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Ethel Santiago teaching Margaret Cypress sweetgrass basket makingEthel Santiago teaching Margaret Cypress sweetgrass basket makingStill ImageBasket maker
Apprentices
Fieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Basket making
Sweetgrass baskets
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Ethnicity, Seminole
Material culture
Plants
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Grass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole ReservationGrass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole ReservationStill ImageBasket maker
Seminole Indians
Basket making
Community
Baskets
Sweetgrass baskets
Native Americans
Containers
Contests
Material culture
Grass weaving
Palmetto weaving
Woven goods
Indian reservations
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Grass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole ReservationGrass baskets at the Immokalee Seminole ReservationStill ImageBasket maker
Seminole Indians
Basket making
Community
Baskets
Sweetgrass baskets
Native Americans
Containers
Contests
Material culture
Grass weaving
Palmetto weaving
Woven goods
Indian reservations
Chickee
Architecture
Community planning
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