130 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Community culture"
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
Mildred Board oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Mildred Board oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Date
1990-01-26
Description
One audio cassette. First part of the tape is blank. Recorded in her home,Board 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.
Collection
Vivian Hall Boston oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Vivian Hall Boston oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Date
1990-01-28
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded in her home, Boston 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.
Collection
Apalachicola architecture

Apalachicola architecture

Date
1986-11-12
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of buildings in Apalachicola. 358-361: Houses in Apalachicola; 362-364: shot gun houses; 365-366: Trinity Church; 367: House; 368: Gulf State Bank; 369-370: Gibson Inn. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Barbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of July

Barbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of July

Date
1988-07
Description
Fourteen color slides. Cooking a whole pig (lechon) in a cinder-block pit in the yard.
Collection
Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church

Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church

Date
1994-01-30
Description
Twenty color slides. This church was first visited by the Florida Folklife Program back in the late 1970s as part of the North Florida Folklife Project. The members sing in the shaped note singing tradition.
Collection
Carrabell School House

Carrabell School House

Date
1983-03-28
Description
Two color slides. The school was named for two families in the community: Carraway and Belle. The school closed circa 1922.
Collection
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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Cayo Hueso Comparsa Dancers in Key West

Cayo Hueso Comparsa Dancers in Key West

Date
1991-03
Description
Five color slides. The dance troupe (comparsas) was founded by Emelia Fernandez 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 revived the dance tradition in the early 1990s. 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
Church service at the St. John's Missionary Baptist Church

Church service at the St. John's Missionary Baptist Church

Date
1980-06-02
Description
Twelve color slides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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_38_tape12Mildred Board oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston FestivalSoundField recordings
Interviews
African Americans
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Community culture
Church services
Family history
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a_s1576_38_tape13Vivian Hall Boston oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston FestivalSoundField recordings
Interviews
African Americans
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Community culture
Family history
Education
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Apalachicola architectureApalachicola architectureStill ImageFieldwork
Houses
Dwellings
Architecture
Material culture
Buildings
Wood craft
Hotels
Church architecture
Churches
Porches
Community culture
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Barbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of JulyBarbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of JulyStill ImageFieldwork
Cooking and dining
Barbecue cookery
Pigs
Outdoor cookery
Cookery, Cuban
Cookery (Pork)
Pork
Cuban Americans
Latinos
Fourth of July
Holidays
Community culture
Cooks
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Bethlehem Primitive Baptist ChurchBethlehem Primitive Baptist ChurchStill ImageFieldwork
Community culture
Community rites
Shape note singing
Musical tradition, sacred
Painting
Churches
Wooden churches
Church buildings
Church architecture
Church attendance
Baptist church buildings
Primitive Baptists
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Carrabell School HouseCarrabell School HouseStill ImageFieldwork
Architecture
Buildings
Structures
Community culture
Education
Schoolhouse
Schools
Local history
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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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Cayo Hueso Comparsa Dancers in Key WestCayo Hueso Comparsa Dancers in Key WestStill ImageFieldwork
Dance
Clothing and dress
Costumes
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Comparsa tradition
Children
Body movement
Streets
Community culture
Dancers
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Church service at the St. John's Missionary Baptist ChurchChurch service at the St. John's Missionary Baptist ChurchStill ImageFieldwork
African Americans
Church attendance
Church membership
Church services
Religion
Children
Prayer
Prayers
Preachers
Baptists
Protestants
Baptist church buildings
Protestant church buildings
Religious rites
Community culture
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