27 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Chickee"
Scenes of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3)

Scenes of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3)

Date
1987-05
Description
One video recording. Seminole Indian crafts: sewing, cooking (Hope Wilcox making Fry Bread), basketmaking (Linda Beletso), chickee construction (Danny Wilcox), Seminole clan system (explained by Freddy); Gospel Workshop with The Bells of Joy and Tom Walton of St. Pete and Family (Fruit rap, "How Great Thou Art", "Amazing Grace").
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Scenes from Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation

Scenes from Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation

Date
1985-04
Description
One proof sheet with fifteen black and white images (plus negatives). Images of Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, including airboats, chickees and homes. Also includes two images of folklorist Andrea Graham quilting. 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 until 2003.
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Scenes from Alice Billie and Rosie Billie family camp

Scenes from Alice Billie and Rosie Billie family camp

Date
1989-01
Description
Fifty-four color slides. Scenes from sisters Alice and Rosie Billie's camp compound in Ochopee. 413-419: Seminole child bathing (Addie Billie great-grandson); 420-423: cattle grazing; 424-440: dinner cooking over an open fire; 441-442: family compound; 443: Agness Cypress with pestle; 444-459:Rosie and Alice Billie; 469-471: Susie Billie pounding corn with mortar and pestle; 472-477: Sweet grass drying for basket making; 478: Alice Billie using her metal corn grinder. The images were created in part for use in an exhibit on Seminole culture at the Museum of Florida History.
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Sadie Cypress's sleeping chickee

Sadie Cypress's sleeping chickee

Date
1982
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Images of Cypress's chickee, and one slide of a patchwork design (707) at the chickee. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other with traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
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Patchwork sewing at Miccosukee Reservation

Patchwork sewing at Miccosukee Reservation

Date
1982
Description
Fourteen color slides. Images of a Mukasuki woman sewing patchwork and making dolls. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other on traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
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Mary Frances Johns making Seminole dolls

Mary Frances Johns making Seminole dolls

Date
1989-03-22
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Johns about Seminole dollmaking. But she also talks about growing up on the Tamiami Trail, living in a chickee, the foodways of her family, patchwork, education, basketmaking, and her family history. For images of Johns, and the interview, see S 1680 box 1, fodlers 1 and 2.
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James Billie's airboat and camp

James Billie's airboat and camp

Date
1984-11-13
Description
Fifteen color slides. Billie's airboat is painted with an image of Billy Bowlegs. Images were created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. 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.
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James Billie building a chickee at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

James Billie building a chickee at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1985-05
Description
One color print (plus one black and white print and negatives). Duplicate of slide S85-1082.
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Interview with Seminole needleworker Lottie Huff

Interview with Seminole needleworker Lottie Huff

Date
1982-01-29
Description
Two reel to reels. Huff discusses (through Hall) patchwork sewing including when and how she learned the craft; patterns and designs; the choice of colors and fabrics; clothing styles; patchwork designs; and sewing machines. She also describes her childhood; her family; chickees; childhood stories; glass beads; the Green Corn Dance; and differences between Creek and Seminole peoples. The recordings were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other on traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
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Interview with Seminole basketmaker Marian Bowers

Interview with Seminole basketmaker Marian Bowers

Date
1981-11-20
Description
One reel to reel. Bowers discusses basket making - - including when and how she learned the craft; patterns and designs; the choice of colors and materials (usually pine needles and/or palmetto fronds); and the basketry process. She also discusses chickees and the uses of the baskets. The recordings were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other on traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Scenes of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3)Scenes of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3)Moving ImageGuitarist
Musicians
Cooks
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Seminole Indians
Seminole cookery
Bread
Chickee
Clans
Native Americans
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Scenes from Big Cypress Seminole Indian ReservationScenes from Big Cypress Seminole Indian ReservationStill ImageFieldwork
Chickee
Dwellings
Architecture
Boats
Indian reservations
Material culture
Folklorists
Quilting
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Scenes from Alice Billie and Rosie Billie family campScenes from Alice Billie and Rosie Billie family campStill ImageSeminole Indians
Mikasuki Indians
Native Americans
Cattle
Indian reservations
Dwellings
Houses
Women
Children
Sweetgrass baskets
Chickee
Food preparation
Corn
Pestles
Architecture
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Sadie Cypress's sleeping chickeeSadie Cypress's sleeping chickeeStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indian reservations
Design
Chickee
Architecture
Dwellings
Material culture
Community culture
Thatch roofs
Merchants
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Patchwork sewing at Miccosukee ReservationPatchwork sewing at Miccosukee ReservationStill ImageFieldwork
Mikasuki Indians
Native Americans
Sewing
Chickee
Buildings
Architecture
Cooking and dining
Patchwork
Dolls
Indian reservations
Needleworkers
Dollmakers
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a_s1680_02_tape08Mary Frances Johns making Seminole dollsSoundDollmakers
Fieldwork
Seminole Indians
Ethnicity, Seminole
Interviews
Dollmaking
Dolls
Oral histories
Native Americans
Life histories
Toys
Decorative arts
Oral narratives
Interviewing
Food preparation
Cooking and dining
Chickee
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James Billie's airboat and campJames Billie's airboat and campStill ImageFieldwork
Boats
Camps
Chickee
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
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James Billie building a chickee at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalJames Billie building a chickee at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Chickee
Palmetto
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
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a_s1576_t82-046Interview with Seminole needleworker Lottie HuffSoundNeedleworkers
Tailors
Fieldwork
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Patchwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Sound recordings
Sewing
Oral histories
Life histories
Family history
Chickee
Clothing and dress
Beliefs and cultures
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a_s1576_t82-053Interview with Seminole basketmaker Marian BowersSoundFieldwork
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Basket making
Interviewing
Interviews
Sound recordings
Sweetgrass baskets
Oral histories
Life histories
Family history
Palmetto weaving
Plants
Chickee
Basket maker
Needleworkers
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