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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Crosses"
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Botanica Nena in Little Havana

Botanica Nena in Little Havana

Date
1980-06-02
Description
Thirty color slides. A botanica was a place where believers in Santeria could buy herbs and other supplies. Santeria is a New World version of the Yoruba religion. Catholic items such as crucifixes and statues of saints were also for sale. Slides S80-177, S80-180, S80-185, S80-189, and S80-191 are missing.
Collection
Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 31)

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 31)

Date
1987-11
Description
One video cassette. (20 minutes) (Copy found on FV-13, S 1615.) Interview with Bill Paskalakis making a cross for Epiphany; shots of Nikitas Tsimouris in his garden, looking through family pictures, and making a reed and pipe for chanter. Created for the Every Island Has Its Own Song project. The finished product was a documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family, and the Tarpon Springs Greek community he lived in. A co-production of WEDO-TV and the FFP, it was funded in part by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. Offenbach narrated. Folklorist Michael researched, wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer.
Collection
Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Tarpon Springs Epiphany Celebration (Video 36-40)

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Tarpon Springs Epiphany Celebration (Video 36-40)

Date
1988-01-06
Description
Five video cassettes. (20 minutes each) (Copy of videos 36, 37, 28 found on FV-15; copies of videos 39 & 40 found on FV-16, S 1615.) 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. Created for the Every Island Has Its Own Song project. The finished product was a documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family, and the Tarpon Springs Greek community he lived in. A co-production of WEDO-TV and the FFP, it was funded in part by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. Offenbach narrated. Folklorist Michael researched, wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer.
Collection
Wooden calvary figures at the Nettle Ridge Cemetery

Wooden calvary figures at the Nettle Ridge Cemetery

Date
1989-01
Description
Four color slides. The figures were painted on plywood, and represent Jesus Christ and the two men with whom he was crucified in the Christian biblical story.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Botanica Nena in Little HavanaBotanica Nena in Little HavanaStill ImageFieldwork
Santeria
Herbs
Figurines
Crosses
Crucifixes
Religious symbolism
Religion
Christianity
Christian art and symbolism
Specialty stores
Stores, retail
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 31)Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 31)Moving ImageMusicians
Woodworkers
Fieldwork
Interviews
Tsabouna
Bagpipe music
Greek Americans
Bagpipes
Arts, Greek
Songs, Greek
Personal experience narratives
Music performance
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Crosses
Bagpipers
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Tarpon Springs Epiphany Celebration (Video 36-40)Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Tarpon Springs Epiphany Celebration (Video 36-40)Moving ImageFieldwork
Epiphany
Greek Americans
Rites and ceremonies
Calendar rites
Religious rites
Christianity
Catholics
Parades
Diving
Crosses
Dance
Costumes
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Wooden calvary figures at the Nettle Ridge CemeteryWooden calvary figures at the Nettle Ridge CemeteryStill ImageWoodworkers
Fieldwork
Figurines
Crosses
Wood craft
Woodwork
Art and religion
Christian art and symbolism
Christianity
Cemeteries
Christian shrines
Religious art
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