52 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Catholics"
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Blessing of the Fleet in St. Augustine

Blessing of the Fleet in St. Augustine

Date
1986-08-11
Description
Thirty-six black and white prints, plus negatives. Images of the Blessing of the Fleet, including images of WUFT-TV staff Saperstein and Williams filming the proceedings. Activities included a religious processional, a parade of boats, and spectators at the docks. Footage was used for the shrimping folklife documentary, Fishing All My Days.
Collection
Blessing of the Water for the Dead

Blessing of the Water for the Dead

Date
1989-06-24
Description
Twenty color slides. The festival was held June 24-25, 1989 to celebrate Tarpon Springs heritage of sponge diving, a practice that dated back to the 1890s. By 1905, when 500 Greek immigrants answered an ad to be sponge divers, the town acquired a distinctive Greek flavor, as the Greek Americans thrived in the sponge industry. At one point, Florida provided 95% of the nation's sponges. Although today over fishing and synthetic materials have undercut the sponge diving industry, the tradition lives on in Greek families, and through tourism.
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Cathedral Basilica (including Father Camp statue)

Cathedral Basilica (including Father Camp statue)

Date
1982-10-27
Description
Seven color slides. The Cathedral Basilica is the nation's oldest parish (dating back to 1565). The present cathedral was built in 1797 out of native coquina stone. Henry Flagler later donated the cathedral's steeple. Father Camp led the Minorcans on the long walk from Andrew Turnbull's plantation in New Smyrna in the 1770s (where they worked under slave-like conditions) to St. Augustine. Today's Minorcans are the descendents of those migrants.
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Catholic mass held in a Methodist Church in Seville

Catholic mass held in a Methodist Church in Seville

Date
1985-03-10
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Images of a Catholic mass and baptismal service in Seville, Florida. The mass was held in a Methodist Church that the Mexican American fern farmer used for Catholic services. For a recording of the service, see S 1714, box 4, tapes 68-69. 1742-1743: The Methodist Church exterior; 1444-1748: Chuck Bard and Francisco Espino playing music; 1749-1751: Bard leading singing; 1752-1753: Blessing child; 1754, 1756: Narvaez giving communion; 1755: baptising child; 1756-1757: Mother and child; 1806-1813: church parishioners; 1814-1815: Father Narvaez. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
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Celebration of Ermita de la Caridad

Celebration of Ermita de la Caridad

Date
1985-09-07
Description
Twenty color slides. Celebration of the Ermita (La Virgin) de la Caridad, held at the Miami Stadium. Images are hard to see- they were taken a distance away. The Metro-Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 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.
Collection
Church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. Petersburg

Church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. Petersburg

Date
1985-03-10
Description
Nineteen color slides. Images of a church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, led by Bishop Robert Moskel. Images created as field research for the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Diving for the gold cross during the Feast of the Epiphany

Diving for the gold cross during the Feast of the Epiphany

Date
1977-01-06
Description
Black and white print. Copyrighted photogrpah by the newspaper Clearwater Sun. Greek American males diving for a gold cross during an Feast of the Epiphany celebration. The Epiphany of Our Lord is a Christian rite celebrated within the Eastern Orthodox faith. Epiphany is a Greek word meaning to make known, and refers to the visit of the Magi to Christ,thereby making him known to the world. It is the climax of the twelve days of Christmas (on 6 January). Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community.
Collection
Epiphany celebration in Tarpon Springs

Epiphany celebration in Tarpon Springs

Date
1985-01-06
Description
86 color slides. The Epiphany of Our Lord is a Christian rite celebrated within the Eastern Orthodox faith. Epiphany is a Greek word meaning to make known, and refers to the visit of the Magi to Christ,thereby making him known to the world. It is the climax of the twelve days of Christmas. Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community. Images created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. For more slides of this event, see S 1577, v. 33. 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, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Epiphany celebration in Tarpon Springs, 1990

Epiphany celebration in Tarpon Springs, 1990

Date
1990-01-06
Description
Five proof sheet with 180 black and white images (plus negatives.) Epiphany is a Greek word meaning to make known, and refers to the visit of the Magi to Christ,thereby making him known to the world. It is the climax of the twelve days of Christmas. Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community.
Collection
Epiphany Day celebration in Tarpon Springs

Epiphany Day celebration in Tarpon Springs

Date
1977-01-06
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of festival participants, the sponge docks, shrimp boats, and the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. The Epiphany of Our Lord is a Christian rite celebrated within the Eastern Orthodox faith. Epiphany is a Greek word meaning to make known, and refers to the visit of the Magi to Christ, thereby making him known to the world. It is the climax of the twelve days of Christmas. Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Blessing of the Fleet in St. AugustineBlessing of the Fleet in St. AugustineStill ImageFieldwork
Documentary videos
Boats
Trawlers (Vessels)
Rivers
Seafood industry
Occupational groups
Video recording
Churches
Religious rites
Religion
Television cameras
Catholics
Parades
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Blessing of the Water for the DeadBlessing of the Water for the DeadStill ImageArts, Greek
Greek Americans
Priests
Religion
Religious rites
Beliefs and cultures
Death rites
Catholics
Folk festivals
Special events
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Cathedral Basilica (including Father Camp statue)Cathedral Basilica (including Father Camp statue)Still ImageFieldwork
Cathedrals
Statues
Church architecture
Churches
Church buildings
Catholics
Stone carving
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Catholic mass held in a Methodist Church in SevilleCatholic mass held in a Methodist Church in SevilleStill ImageFieldwork
Christianity
Structures
Buildings
Church services
Community culture
Religion
Church architecture
Ethnicity, Mexico
Latinos
Churches
Church buildings
Catholics
Musical instruments
Religious rites
Baptism
Baptismal sermons
Priests
Church attendance
Infant baptism
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Celebration of Ermita de la CaridadCelebration of Ermita de la CaridadStill ImageReligion
Religious rites
Christianity
Catholics
Community culture
Calendar rites
Rites and ceremonies
Latinos
Cuban Americans
Priests
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Church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. PetersburgChurch ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. PetersburgStill ImageChristianity
Catholics
Church architecture
Church attendance
Religion
Religious rites
Churches
Choirs (music)
Church buildings
Church services
Material culture
Candelabra
Fieldwork
Bishops
Preachers
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Diving for the gold cross during the Feast of the EpiphanyDiving for the gold cross during the Feast of the EpiphanyStill ImageHolidays and festivals
Religious rites
Diving
Special events
Christianity
Religion
Epiphany
Catholics
Calendar rites
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Epiphany celebration in Tarpon SpringsEpiphany celebration in Tarpon SpringsStill ImageFieldwork
Holidays and festivals
Greek Americans
Religious rites
Epiphany
Christianity
Catholics
Special events
Priests
Parades
Community culture
Community rites
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Epiphany celebration in Tarpon Springs, 1990Epiphany celebration in Tarpon Springs, 1990Still ImageHolidays and festivals
Greek Americans
Religious rites
Catholics
Diving
Community culture
Community rites
Religion
Priests
Christianity
Food preparation
Dance
Special events
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Epiphany Day celebration in Tarpon SpringsEpiphany Day celebration in Tarpon SpringsStill ImageFieldwork
Religious rites
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Catholics
Christianity
Docks
Boats
Trawlers (Vessels)
Greek Americans
Church architecture
Churches
Children
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