21 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Cornhusk craft"
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1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

Date
1978-05
Description
Five black and white prints. P79-679 Rufus Adams of Mayo demontrating his corn shuck bottom chairs to crowds. P79-681 Queen Udell and her yo-yo quilt. Yo-yo quilt were quilts made from several circular swatches of cloth swen together. P79-682 Cabinet maker Kjell Lunestad of St. Augustine. P79-683 Reverend Thurlow Reed of Key West playing music with a conch shell. P79-684 Jay Abner in front of his restaurant in White Springs. Karl Holland of the Florida Dept. of Commerce took the photographs. He often worked for the Florida Folk Festival, in which he woudl send all unused Commerce photos to the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Annie Sellers learning how to make chairs from Rufus Adams

Annie Sellers learning how to make chairs from Rufus Adams

Date
1988-03
Description
Seven black and white negatives. Rufus Adams and apprentice(stepdaughter) Annie Sellers making corn shuck bottomed chairs. Rufus Adams was born in Georgia in 1893. In 1940, Adams and his wife moved to Mayo, Florida. There he worked as a tenant tobacco farmer. From his wife he learned make corn shuck chair bottoms. He soon became known as the 'chair man.'
Collection
Basket maker Lucreaty Clark working on a cornshuck rug

Basket maker Lucreaty Clark working on a cornshuck rug

Date
1978-04
Description
Eight color slides.
Collection
Bill Case making brooms at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival

Bill Case making brooms at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1981-05
Description
Four color slides.
Collection
Bill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Bill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
Three color slides.
Collection
Bill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Bill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
Three color slides.
Collection
Chair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Chair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1986-05
Description
Four color slides. Adding cane and corn husk bottoms to chairs in the Crafts Demonstration area.
Collection
Chair maker Rufus Adams

Chair maker Rufus Adams

Date
1978-12
Description
One black and white print.
Collection
Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1977-05
Description
One black and white print. Image of Rufus Adams, of Mayo, demonstrating how to make cornhusk bottom chairs at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival. Rufus Adams was born in Georgia in 1893. In 1940, Adams and his wife moved to Mayo, Florida. There he worked as a tenant tobacco farmer. From his wife he learned make corn shuck chair bottoms. He soon became known as the 'chair man.'
Collection
Corn husk chair bottom

Corn husk chair bottom

Date
1983-04-19
Description
Three color slides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs1978 Florida Folk Festival photographsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Demonstrations
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Restaurants
Cabinetwork
Carpentry
Woodwork
Quilting
Quilts
Textile arts
Chair caning
Quiltmakers
Carpenters
Cabinetmakers
Furniture maker
Musicians
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Annie Sellers learning how to make chairs from Rufus AdamsAnnie Sellers learning how to make chairs from Rufus AdamsStill ImageMaterial culture
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Domestic arts
Woodwork
Apprentices
Women apprentices
Fieldwork (educational method)
Craft
African Americans
Chair caning
Furniture maker
Chair-makers
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Basket maker Lucreaty Clark working on a cornshuck rugBasket maker Lucreaty Clark working on a cornshuck rugStill ImageBasket maker
Rug makers
Fieldwork
Basket making
Basketry
Baskets
Rugs
Cornhusk craft
Weaving
Material culture
African Americans
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Bill Case making brooms at the 1981 Florida Folk FestivalBill Case making brooms at the 1981 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Brooms
Brooms and brushes
Craft
Cornhusk craft
Household items
Demonstrations
Artisans
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Bill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalBill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Special events
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Material culture
Brooms
Broom making
Demonstrations
Cornhusk craft
Domestic arts
Equipment, domestic arts
Broom makers
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Bill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalBill Case making brooms at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Special events
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Material culture
Brooms
Broom making
Demonstrations
Cornhusk craft
Domestic arts
Equipment, domestic arts
Broom makers
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Chair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalChair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageArtisans
Chair-makers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Demonstrations
Craft
Chair caning
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
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Chair maker Rufus AdamsChair maker Rufus AdamsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Household items
Craft
Woodwork
Chair caning
Furniture maker
Chair-makers
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Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalChairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFurniture maker
Demonstrations
Furniture
Chairs
Cornhusk craft
African Americans
Craft
Material culture
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Chair caning
Furniture making
Chair-makers
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Corn husk chair bottomCorn husk chair bottomStill ImageFieldwork
Material culture
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Household items
Chair-makers
Furniture maker
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