130 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Community culture"
The Breakers

The Breakers

Date
1987-01-20
Description
One color slide. A classical revival hotel built in 1925. Made of clay, stone, and concrete. An architectural artifact of Florida's Land Boom era. 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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The Basilica Cathedral in St. Augustine

The Basilica Cathedral in St. Augustine

Date
1983-03
Description
Two color slides. Cathedral Basilica is the nation's oldest parish (dating back to 1565). The present cathedral was built in 1797 out of native coquina stone. Henry Flagler later donated the cathedral's steeple.
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Tarpon Springs Epiphany celebration (1990)

Tarpon Springs Epiphany celebration (1990)

Date
1990-01-06
Description
Eighteen color slides. The Epiphany of Our Lord is a Christian rite celebrated within the Eastern Orthodox faith. Epiphany is a Greek word meaning to make known, and refers to the visit of the Magi to Christ,thereby making him known to the world. It is the climax of the twelve days of Christmas. Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community. Recordings of the celebration can be found in S 1664, box 6, tapes 32-33.
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Support materials for the 1990 Folklife Area: Ethnic Celebrations

Support materials for the 1990 Folklife Area: Ethnic Celebrations

Date
1989-11
Description
One audio cassette. Research conducted through the NEA to create the 1990 Florida Folklife Area, the theme of which was Ethnic Celebrations. The Epiphany of Our Lord is a Christian rite celebrated within the Eastern Orthodox faith. Epiphany is a Greek word meaning to make known, and refers to the visit of the Magi to Christ, thereby making him known to the world. It is the climax of the twelve days of Christmas. Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community. Images of the celebration can be found in S 1664, box 2, folder 1. Purim is a Jewish holiday celebrating the victory of the Jewish people over its enemies, as told in the Book of Esther. Literally a Celebration of Lots, it is a joyous time celebrating fun and happiness.
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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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Statue commemorating the 1928 hurricane

Statue commemorating the 1928 hurricane

Date
1987-10
Description
Four color slides. In 1928, a hurricane struck South Florida, and kiled thousands. Hardest hit were areas such as Moore Haven and Belle Glade. 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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St. Patricks Day Parade in Lake Worth

St. Patricks Day Parade in Lake Worth

Date
1988-03-15
Description
Thirty-two color slides. Images of floats and spectators in Lake Worth. 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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St. Catherine's Annual Grecian Festival

St. Catherine's Annual Grecian Festival

Date
1988-02
Description
Nineteen color slides. 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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Sign for the Barefoot Mailman

Sign for the Barefoot Mailman

Date
1986-08-19
Description
Two color slides. Traditionally, Hypoluxo was the Seminole word for Lake Worth. In the 1800s, a post office was established at the town, and Kentucky-native Andrew Garnett was hired as the mail deliverer. Author Theadore Pratt later referred to him as the 'barefoot mailman.' 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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Shrine at a home in Hastings, Florida

Shrine at a home in Hastings, Florida

Date
1983-01-20
Description
Five color slides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
The BreakersThe BreakersStill ImageFieldwork
Architecture
Hotels
Retail trade
Buildings
Structures
Community culture
Landscape
Decoration and ornament
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The Basilica Cathedral in St. AugustineThe Basilica Cathedral in St. AugustineStill ImageFieldwork
Cathedrals
Coquina
Architecture
Church architecture
Church buildings
Churches
Stone structures
Community culture
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Tarpon Springs Epiphany celebration (1990)Tarpon Springs Epiphany celebration (1990)Still ImageFieldwork
Greek Americans
Epiphany
Religious rites
Religion
Christianity
Catholics
Community culture
Community rites
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Parades
Priests
Calendar rites
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a_s1664_07_tape35Support materials for the 1990 Folklife Area: Ethnic CelebrationsSoundSingers
Musicians
Storytellers
Fieldwork
Greek Americans
Epiphany
Religious rites
Religion
Christianity
Catholics
Community culture
Community rites
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Purim
Play
Calendar rites
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Carnivals
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Judaism
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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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Statue commemorating the 1928 hurricaneStatue commemorating the 1928 hurricaneStill ImageFieldwork
Sculpture
Statues
Figurines
Stone carving
Stone structures
Memorials
Memorialization
Monuments
Florida history
Local history
Hurricanes
Community culture
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St. Patricks Day Parade in Lake WorthSt. Patricks Day Parade in Lake WorthStill ImageFieldwork
Parades
Holidays
Calendar rites
Saint Patricks Day
Saint Patricks Day decorations
Parade floats
Irish Americans
Community culture
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St. Catherine's Annual Grecian FestivalSt. Catherine's Annual Grecian FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Community culture
Festivals
Greek Americans
Folk dance
Clothing and dress
Food
Dancers
Musicians
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Sign for the Barefoot MailmanSign for the Barefoot MailmanStill ImageFieldwork
Signs and signboards
Local history
Art
Community culture
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Shrine at a home in Hastings, FloridaShrine at a home in Hastings, FloridaStill ImageFieldwork
Houses
Catholics
Shrines
Christian shrines
Household shrines
Religion
Community culture
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