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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Creator is exactly "Jimmie, Annie, 1908-?"
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Annie Jimmie interview

Annie Jimmie interview

Date
1982-01-27
Description
One audio cassette. Born in the Everglades and 74 years old at the time of the interview, Jimmie (through interpreter Jumper) discusses designing and making Seminole skirts and other garmets. Jimmie describes the Seminole words for "design," "skirt" and "top," and talks about the cross design on her skirt, other types of skirt designs, sewing with strips of colorful cloth, rick-rac, teaching her children and grandchildren the craft, and men in the tribe who sew, like Jimmie Osceola. In addition, she discusses the Green Corn Dance, playing the stickball game, women hunters, gardening, singing Christian songs, learning to sew from her mother, and living in a chickee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_08_c83-037Annie Jimmie interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Chickees
Clothing
Patchwork
Textile processes
Sewing
Needlework
Mikasuki language
Tailoring
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