30 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Community rites"
Images of the Mexican Independence Day celebration

Images of the Mexican Independence Day celebration

Date
1995-09-16
Description
One proof sheet with six black and white images. Images of the Mexican Independence Day celebration (celebrated 16 September). The Mexican American Music Survey was created to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican-American communities: Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and Central Florida. Funded by a grant from the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Community Folklife Program, the survey was conducted between 1994 and 1996 by folklorist Robert Stone. Among the musical traditions were serenatas, conjunto, quinceanara ritual music, ranchera Michoacana, mariachi, norteno, Tejano, and pop music. At the end of the project, a sampler music tape was created by the Florida Folklife Program for distribution to various libraries.
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Images of the Mexican Independence Day Celebration

Images of the Mexican Independence Day Celebration

Date
1995-09-16
Description
49 color slides. Images of the Mexican Independence Day celebration (celebrated 16 September). The Mexican American Music Survey was created to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican-American communities: Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and Central Florida. Funded by a grant from the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Community Folklife Program, the survey was conducted between 1994 and 1996 by folklorist Robert Stone. Among the musical traditions were serenatas, conjunto, quinceanara ritual music, ranchera Michoacana, mariachi, norteno, Tejano, and pop music. At the end of the project, a sampler music tape was created by the Florida Folklife Program for distribution to various libraries.
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Interview with fern farm worker Marie Castillo

Interview with fern farm worker Marie Castillo

Date
1985-01-20
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with fernery worker Marie Castillo, a Mexican migrant. Recorded in her kitchen, Castillo discussed Mexican migration patterns; fern farming; pinata making; religion; adjusting to Florida; family history; music; and community rites. 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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Jamaican Epiphany celebration in Miami

Jamaican Epiphany celebration in Miami

Date
1990-01-05
Description
One proof sheet with 36 black and white images (plus negatives.) 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.
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Konbo Guinyn Band performing in Miami

Konbo Guinyn Band performing in Miami

Date
1989-09-01
Description
One audio cassette.
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Konbo Guinyn Band performing in Miami

Konbo Guinyn Band performing in Miami

Date
1990-02-24
Description
Nineteen color slides.
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Mexican fiesta celebration in Wahneta

Mexican fiesta celebration in Wahneta

Date
1993-12-12
Description
38 color slides.
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Old cemetery in Madison

Old cemetery in Madison

Date
1983-08
Description
Fourteen color slides. Field research for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Images of tombstones in a Madison cemetery, including those for Anglo and African Americans.
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Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Date
1985-11-07
Description
One video recording. (VHS; 1:50:00) A video of a wedding between Musa Kamel and Georgina Marie on 7 November 1985 at the National Shrine of St. George Melkite-Greek Catholic Church in Birmingham, Alabama. Includes the ceremony, the reception, and ends with the married couple walking into their hotel room.
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Purim carnival at the Temple Etz Chaim Hebrew Day School

Purim carnival at the Temple Etz Chaim Hebrew Day School

Date
1989-02
Description
Six color slides. 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. Recording of the celebration can be found in S 1664, box 6, tape 31.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Images of the Mexican Independence Day celebrationImages of the Mexican Independence Day celebrationStill ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Independence Day (Mexico)
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Community rites
Mariachi
Folk dance
Latinos
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Accordionists
Bands (Music)
Dancers
Students
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Images of the Mexican Independence Day CelebrationImages of the Mexican Independence Day CelebrationStill ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Independence Day (Mexico)
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Community rites
Mariachi
Folk dance
Latinos
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Accordionists
Bands (Music)
Dancers
Students
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a_s1714_03_tape14Interview with fern farm worker Marie CastilloSoundFarm workers
Fieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Oral histories
Life histories
Farming
Ferns
Crops
Cookery, Mexican
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Mexican American cookery
Mexican Americans
Community culture
Community rites
Pinatas
Cooking and dining
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Jamaican Epiphany celebration in MiamiJamaican Epiphany celebration in MiamiStill ImageDancers
Holidays and festivals
Arts, Jamaican
Religious rites
Catholics
Jamaican Americans
Community culture
Community rites
Religion
Priests
Christianity
Food preparation
Dance
Special events
Epiphany
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a_s1664_06_tape34Konbo Guinyn Band performing in MiamiSoundBands (Music)
Musicians
Music performance
Fieldwork
Drum music
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Community culture
Community rites
Drummers (Musicians)
Performing arts
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Konbo Guinyn Band performing in MiamiKonbo Guinyn Band performing in MiamiStill ImageBands (Music)
Musicians
Music performance
Fieldwork
Drum music
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Community culture
Community rites
Drummers (Musicians)
Performing arts
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Mexican fiesta celebration in WahnetaMexican fiesta celebration in WahnetaStill ImageFieldwork
Community culture
Community rites
Festivals
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Children
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Old cemetery in MadisonOld cemetery in MadisonStill ImageCommunity rites
Stone carving
Cemeteries
Fieldwork
Research methods
Graves
Grave markers
Gravestones
Inscriptions
Burial rites
Death rites
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Palestinian Wedding TraditionsPalestinian Wedding TraditionsMoving ImageVideo recording
Wedding ceremonies
Weddings
Marriage service
Marriage celebrants
Marriage rites
Rites and ceremonies
Rites of passage
Community culture
Community rites
Arab Americans
Ethnicity, Arabic
Palestinian Americans
Catholics
Church buildings
Church services
Churches
Dance
Cake
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Purim carnival at the Temple Etz Chaim Hebrew Day SchoolPurim carnival at the Temple Etz Chaim Hebrew Day SchoolStill ImageChildren
Fieldwork
Jewish Americans
Purim
Religious rites
Religion
Jews
Judaism
Community culture
Community rites
Holidays and festivals
Calendar rites
Schools
Students
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