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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Chickee"
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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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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.
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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 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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Details of chickee construction

Details of chickee construction

Date
1984
Description
Eight black and white prints. Details of a Seminole chickee. Images taken at Scott Ranch, north of Lake Okeechobee -- site of a Green Corn Dance ceremony.
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Images of Immokalee Seminole Indian Reservation

Images of Immokalee Seminole Indian Reservation

Date
1983-08-09
Description
One proof sheet with 30 black and white images (plus negatives). Images of the chickees, other structures, thatched roofs, and various yards. For more images, see S 1577, volume 23, slides S83-2994 - S83-3020. 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.
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Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)

Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)

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.
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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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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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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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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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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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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 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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Details of chickee constructionDetails of chickee constructionStill ImageFieldwork
Ranches
Chickee
Thatch roofs
Architecture
Structures
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Buildings
Woodwork
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Images of Immokalee Seminole Indian ReservationImages of Immokalee Seminole Indian ReservationStill ImageFieldwork
Indian reservations
Seminole Indians
Chickee
Thatch roofs
Architecture
Houses
Structures
Flags
Cookware
Construction + architecture
Native Americans
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a_s1576_08_c83-037Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)SoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Chickee
Clothing and dress
Clothing trade
Patchwork
Textile arts
Sewing
Design
Mikasuki language
Tailors
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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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James Billie's airboat and campJames Billie's airboat and campStill ImageFieldwork
Boats
Camps
Chickee
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
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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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