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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Clothing and dress"
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Just The Way It Was: Haitian

Just The Way It Was: Haitian

Date
1990-10-21
Description
One video recording. (VHS; 26 minutes) Just the Way It Was was a cultural group that exhibited Haitian and Jamaican culture, including dance, music, and storytelling. They also had a cable access television program in Miami. This was episode #3 of that series. In it, Louis hosts a selection of Haitian music, dance, and storytelling. Louis told a traditional Haitian tale. The drummers were Kettly and Rosemond Pascal. The dancers were Bien-Aine, A. Louis, Escarmant, Sanneau, Hall, Simon, Polynice, and Labossiere. Fuller and Louis produced the program.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)

Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)

Date
1990-05-26
Description
One video recording. (3/4 tape) Includes hat making, pine needle crafts, a grist mill, basket making, flute making, and dolls.
Collection
Video of Leather worker Bob Dellis and his apprentice Kitt Maynard

Video of Leather worker Bob Dellis and his apprentice Kitt Maynard

Date
1993
Description
One video recording. 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, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
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Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Date
1983-06-20
Description
Two audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, on Florida ranching. Folklorist Dyen began with a history of Florida cattle ranching, including fence laws, cowboy music (including songs by Bob Tinsley), stories (including recording of Bone Mizell story by Frog Smith), brands, and tools used. Cauley, a saddle maker, talks about saddles and their construction. He discusses tools and materials used, types and uses of saddles, as well as the life of a cowman, the use of dogs, and the clothing and tools used in the profession.
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Interview frog and alligator hunter Norman Padgett

Interview frog and alligator hunter Norman Padgett

Date
1986-10-13
Description
Two audio tapes. Padgett discusses frog hunting, commercial fishing on Lake Okeechobee, and hunting alligators. In the interview, he also discusses the history of airboating in Florida; hunting equipment and process; haul seine fishing; conservation efforts; exotic species; hydrilla; and the outlawing of gator hunting. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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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 boot maker Steve Ryan

Interview with boot maker Steve Ryan

Date
1993-12-02
Description
One audio tape. Recorded at Ryan's Orlando home. Ryan was originally from San Diego, California, where he learned from shoemakers how to construct boots. He discusses his job history, making boots, customized boots (such as for Hank Williams, Jr), history of boot making, and his family history. For more information, see file in S 1664, box 5, folder 25.
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Interview with comparsa dancers Irene and Emelia Fernandez

Interview with comparsa dancers Irene and Emelia Fernandez

Date
1991-05-25
Description
Two audio cassettes. Emelia Fernandez and her daughter Irene discusses their lives and the comparsas tradition. Fernandez founded a comparsas dance troupe in Key West. Danny Acosta led the band that accompanied the dances. The Cuban dance has African roots, and is usually performed in long conga lines. Dancers dress in elaborate, ruffled outfits. The tradition began in Key West in 1938. Emelia herself arrived in Florida in 1959. She and her daughter Irene revived the dance tradition in the early 1990s. For images of their performance, see S 1577, v. 60, slides S92-557 - S92-567. 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 2004.
Collection
Interview with cook Lottie Wojtkiewicz

Interview with cook Lottie Wojtkiewicz

Date
1986-10-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. In the interview she discusses growing up in Wisconsin; hunting and cooking wild mushrooms; effects of Prohibition on cooking; her Polish (Warsaw area) ancestors; baking cookies and bread; baking and frosting/icing cakes; moving to Chicago in 1939; moving to Florida in 1969; and working with dolls. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Interview with Indian dance teacher Poornima Shantharam

Interview with Indian dance teacher Poornima Shantharam

Date
1988-08-22
Description
One audio cassette. Born in Madras, India, Poornima teaches traditional Indian dance in Jacksonville. In the interview, she discusses speaking Tamil; living in India; emigration to the U.S.; teaching dance; traditional Indian dance; difficulties teaching children; family history; dancing and castes; and various dance styles. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts,and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Just The Way It Was: HaitianJust The Way It Was: HaitianMoving ImageDancers
Musicians
Video recording
Oral communication
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Tales
Television
Dance
Dance Haiti.
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Drum music
Drum performance
Music performance
Body movement
Clothing and dress
Performing arts
Drummers (Musicians)
Storytellers
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Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)Moving ImageArtisans
Basket maker
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Craft
Video recording
Flutes
Instrument manufacture
Musical instruments
Hats
Dollmaking
Dolls
Material culture
Pine needle crafts
Gristmills
Milling
Demonstrations
Headwear
Clothing and dress
Musical instrument maker
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Video of Leather worker Bob Dellis and his apprentice Kitt MaynardVideo of Leather worker Bob Dellis and his apprentice Kitt MaynardMoving ImageShoemakers
Video recording
Leather goods
Boots
Footwear
Clothing and dress
Leather craft
Decorative arts
Apprentices
Leather workers
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a_s1576_11_c83-119Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle MakingSoundRanchers
Saddle maker
Occupational folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Libraries
Oral education
Ranching
Cattle
Folklorists
Florida history
Public speaking
Saddles
Saddlery
Leather craft
Work songs
Working dogs
Horses Equipment and supplies
Clothing and dress
Cowboys
Leather workers
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a_s1685_06_tape22Interview frog and alligator hunter Norman PadgettSoundFieldwork
Boats
Tools
Hunting Equipment and supplies
Frogs
Hunting
Clothing and dress
Hunting Anecdotes
Hunting Folklore
Florida history
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Alligators
Environment
Hunting Environmental aspects
Catfishes
Fishing nets
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishers
Hunters
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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_s1664_07_tape59Interview with boot maker Steve RyanSoundFieldwork
Shoemaking
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Cowboy boots
Boots
Clothing and dress
Footwear
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Oral history
Leather craft
Family history
Shoemakers
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a_s1640_22_tape07Interview with comparsa dancers Irene and Emelia FernandezSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Dance
Performing arts
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Latinos
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Comparsa tradition
Conga (dance)
Oral history
Family history
Costumes
Clothing and dress
Dancers
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a_s1685_07_tape32Interview with cook Lottie WojtkiewiczSoundNeedleworkers
Fieldwork
Dolls
Interviews
Oral histories
Needlework
Decorative arts
Clothing and dress
Sound recordings
Cookery, Polish
Polish Americans
Desserts
Cooking and dining
Baking
Cake
Icings, Cake
Cake decorating
Holidays and festivals
Cookies
Cooks
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a_s1618_04_tape19Interview with Indian dance teacher Poornima ShantharamSoundTeacher
Fieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Students
Indian dance
Indian Americans
Teaching
Teachers
Folk dance
Clothing and dress
Caste
Social classes
Emigration and immigration
Dancers
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