130 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Community culture"
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Interview with Myakka City postmistress Marilyn Roberts Coker

Interview with Myakka City postmistress Marilyn Roberts Coker

Date
1984-02-04
Description
One reel to reel. Coker discusses growing up in Myakka, including piano lessons, going to school, the old-timers, and the birth of her children there. She also talks about the local post office, which was a social center, as well as her job with the Federal postal service. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. The fieldwork and resultant booklet/slideshow, created by museum employee Robert Cottrell and folklorist Pat Waterman, was to profile the lifestyles and values of the Myakka community, located in Southwest Florida in Manatee County. See S 1682 for more information on the project.
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Interview with Myakka City assitant fire chief Paul Phillips

Interview with Myakka City assitant fire chief Paul Phillips

Date
1984-11-13
Description
One reel to reel. Phillips talks about fire fighting in Myakka, including volunteer and women fire fighters, local fires, being on call, the fire department organization, and equipment used. He also discusses the influx of new residents and local development. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. The fieldwork and resultant booklet/slideshow, created by museum employee Robert Cottrell and folklorist Pat Waterman, was to profile the lifestyles and values of the Myakka community, located in Southwest Florida in Manatee County. See S 1682 for more information on the project.
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Interview with Myakka City resident T. Mabry Carlton

Interview with Myakka City resident T. Mabry Carlton

Date
1984-04-12
Description
Two reel to reels. Carlton discusses railroads, land holdings, dipping vats, old rural communities, the Old Myakka Trail, environmental laws, and water conservation. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. The fieldwork and resultant booklet/slideshow, created by museum employee Robert Cottrell and folklorist Pat Waterman, was to profile the lifestyles and values of the Myakka community, located in Southwest Florida in Manatee County. See S 1682 for more information on the project.
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Interview with Myakka City residents Fleta Carlton, Myrtle Mae, and Anna Carlton

Interview with Myakka City residents Fleta Carlton, Myrtle Mae, and Anna Carlton

Date
1984
Description
Three reel to reels. Fleta Carlton (along with Anna Carlton and Myrtle Mae) discusses life in early 20th Century Myakka. Included are discussions of holiday celebrations, making cane syrup, local traditions, the first bathroom in the area, hunting, food procurement, the arrival of paved roads and telephones, sacred music, churches, domestic arts like butter making and washing clothes, milking cows, and cooking. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. The fieldwork and resultant booklet/slideshow, created by museum employee Robert Cottrell and folklorist Pat Waterman, was to profile the lifestyles and values of the Myakka community, located in Southwest Florida in Manatee County. See S 1682 for more information on the project.
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Mabry Carlton, Jr. interview for the Myakka Community Profile Project

Mabry Carlton, Jr. interview for the Myakka Community Profile Project

Date
1984-03-05
Description
One reel to reel. Carlton discusses cattle ranching, local rails, the town of Sidell, Mabry family history, local religious services, and the screw worm epidemic of the 1930s.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Lolly V. Ferro, interviewed by Brent Tozzer, speaks for the Knights of Rizal, Filipino-American folk musicians. He discusses various aspects of Filipino culture including language, music, embroidery and holidays as well as how Filipino culture is carried out by their communities in the US.
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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Sally Jones discusses various topics including her background in White Springs; lessons she learned from recycling practices; quilting; her opinion of welfare; passing on the quilting tradition; her great-grandfather who was a slave and; the Freedom Bell.
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Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Date
1996-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Lolly Ferro discusses Filipino culture, topography and history. He also discusses what brought many Filipinos to the United States and the close-knit nature of Filipino families. He talks about their traditions, Rondalla bands and answers questions on oral fairy tales.
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Duval County Folklife slide and tape show

Duval County Folklife slide and tape show

Date
1980
Description
One audio cassette (and one copy.) A slide and tape program for Duval County, including family traditions, celebrations, and occupations.
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Harriett Mosley oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Harriett Mosley oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Date
1990-01-27
Description
One audio cassette. Mosley talks about her life, community life in Eatonville, and Zora Neale Hurston. Nusz conducted several interviews for the first Zora Neale Hurston Festival held at the end of January of 1990.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t85-220Interview with Myakka City postmistress Marilyn Roberts CokerSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Oral histories
Community culture
Occupational folklore
Occupational training
Post office buildings
Postal service
Postmasters
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a_s1576_t85-219Interview with Myakka City assitant fire chief Paul PhillipsSoundFire fighters
Fieldwork
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Oral histories
Community culture
Fire
Occupational folklore
Occupational training
Women fire fighters
Volunteer fire fighters
Fire extinction
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a_s1576_t85-202Interview with Myakka City resident T. Mabry CarltonSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Ranching
Cattle dip
Cattle diseases
Environment
Community identity
Family history
Local history
Community culture
Railroads
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
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a_s1576_t85-199Interview with Myakka City residents Fleta Carlton, Myrtle Mae, and Anna CarltonSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Community culture
Domestic arts
Cooking and dining
Cows
Musical tradition, sacred
Family history
Soap
Food habits
Food preparation
Local history
Farm life
Sugarcane grinding
Laundry
Leisure
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a_s1576_t85-197Mabry Carlton, Jr. interview for the Myakka Community Profile ProjectSoundField recordings
Interviews
Cattle ranching
Animal diseases
Blowflies
Pests
Pest control
Community culture
Railroads
Local history
Oral narratives
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a_s1576_67_c97-073Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Arts, Asian
Asian American arts
Asian Americans
Filipino Americans
Embroidery
Holidays and festivals
Community culture
Musicians
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a_s1576_64_c96-082Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)SoundQuiltmakers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Quilted goods
Quilting
Needlework
Community culture
Local history
Slavery
African Americans
Family history
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a_s1576_64_c96-069Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)SoundFolklorists
Historian
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Emigration and immigration
Filipino Americans
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Community culture
Beliefs and cultures
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a_s1576_39_tape27Duval County Folklife slide and tape show SoundFieldwork
Community culture
Community identity
Teaching of folklore
Interviews
Slides (Photography)
Slideshows
Fieldwork (educational method)
Audiotape recordings
Occupational folklore
Students
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a_s1576_38_tape16Harriett Mosley oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston FestivalSoundField recordings
Interviews
African Americans
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Community culture
Family history
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