4 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Creator is exactly "Jumper, Betty Mae, 1923-2011"
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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
Betty Mae Jumper workshop at Summer Seminar

Betty Mae Jumper workshop at Summer Seminar

Date
1985-07-15
Description
Four reel-to-reel recordings. Folklorist Andrea Graham serves as emcee. Jumper speaks about Seminole storytelling, in the process discussing myths; archetypes; her personal history; Seminole beliefs, history, and culture; and examples of Seminole folktales. Copied onto audio cassettes C85-5 through C85-8
Collection
Ruby Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape Project

Ruby Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape Project

Date
1982-01-27
Description
One audio cassette. Billie, through her interpreter Jumper, discusses making and selling dolls; the younger generation's interest in the Green Corn Dance; music and attendance at the Green Corn Dance; Seminole burial traditions for adults and children; inventing airboats (which were made from Model Ts); women's hairstyles; teaching children traditional crafts, traditions, and values; sewing patchwork design; and winning a prize for a doll she made.
Collection
Saturday at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Storytelling Stage

Saturday at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Storytelling Stage

Date
1993-05-29
Description
Eight audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10am and 2pm at the storytelling stage. The coordinator was Peggy Smith. Festival director (since 1954) Thelma Boltin passed away in late 1992. A well-known storyteller, the 1993 Storytelling workshops were dedicated to her, and many of the storytellers talked about her. Drury was from Boone, NC. Jumper lived at the Hollywood Seminole Indian Reservation. Smith was from Jacksonville. Spitzer and Louis resided in Miami. Koontz, Skipper, and Harshbarger lived in Tallahassee. Case lived in Gainesville. Johnson was a 4-year old volunteer from the audience.
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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a_s1576_t85-100Betty Mae Jumper workshop at Summer SeminarsoundStorytellers
Storytelling
Native Americans
Folktales
Seminole Indians
Oral narratives
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Ruby Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape ProjectRuby Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape ProjectsoundDollmakers
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Dollmaking
Textiles
Patchwork
Mikasuki language
Folk dance
Holidays and festivals
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a_s1576_31_c93-034Saturday at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Storytelling StagesoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Narratives
Trickster tales
Animal tales
Tales
Seminole Indians
Haitian Americans
Jewish Americans
Storytellers
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