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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Education"
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Yasuko Dawson performing origami

Yasuko Dawson performing origami

Date
1991-10
Description
Seven color slides. Demonstration for fifth grade students at John E. Ford Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. 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. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Yasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origami

Yasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origami

Date
1985-03-19
Description
Thirty-seven color slides. Demonstration at Stockton Elementary School. Origami is the Japanese art of paperfolding to create sculptures and symbolic shapes. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curricula. 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, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Workshop participants recording music at the St. Luke Freewill Baptist Church

Workshop participants recording music at the St. Luke Freewill Baptist Church

Date
1995-01-11
Description
Two proof sheets with 36 black and white images. Images of participants recording music at the St Luke Freewill Baptist Church in White Springs, including operating video and audio equipment, as well as at the Stephen Foster Center learning fieldwork skills. Participants included employees and volunteers from: Association to Preserve African American Society History (Orlando); Blacks Archives (FAMU); and the Black Historical Preservation Society (West Palm Beach). In January 1995, the Florida Folklife Program held a workshop to instruct local citizens how to document their community's folk traditions. The workshop's theme was African American Heritage Documentation. Paperwork for the workshop can be found in S 1679, folder 6. Videotapes produced by workshop participants can be found in folder 8; audiotapes in folder 9.
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Wood carver John Albert talking to students

Wood carver John Albert talking to students

Date
1982
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-five black and white images.
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Wood carver John Albert demonstrating to students

Wood carver John Albert demonstrating to students

Date
1982-10
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-seven black and white images. Images of John Albert demonstrating wood carving to students in Hillsborough County as part of the Folk Arts in the Schools program. October 1982. Biographical information on Albert, born 1920 in Brandon, Florida, can be found in S 1613.
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Willie Crain demonstrating how to make wooden crab traps

Willie Crain demonstrating how to make wooden crab traps

Date
1982-10
Description
One proof sheet with eight black and white images of Crain demonstrating to students in Hillsborough County how to make wooden crab traps. These images were created as part of the Florida Folk Arts in the Schools program.
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William (Washboard Bill) Cooke talking to students in Lake Park

William (Washboard Bill) Cooke talking to students in Lake Park

Date
1988-02-04
Description
Four color slides. Cooke, born July 4 1905 near St. Augustine, spent much of his life performing: in jook joints, on the street, on trains, and later in some of the top clubs of South Florida. In these images, he talks with elementary students about his career and music. 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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Walking cane making workshop led by Bobby Johns

Walking cane making workshop led by Bobby Johns

Date
1991-04
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images of a walking cane- making workshop led by Creek American artist and carver Bobby Johns (in cowboy hat in photos.)
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Voices of the Ancestors at Highlands Elementary School

Voices of the Ancestors at Highlands Elementary School

Date
1988-02
Description
Sixteen color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. 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. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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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.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Yasuko Dawson performing origamiYasuko Dawson performing origamiStill ImageArtisans
Teaching of folklore
Education
Students
Elementary schools
Schools
Demonstrations
Paper art
Paper work
Asian Americans
Asian American arts
Japanese Americans
Arts, Japanese
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Yasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origamiYasuko Dawson demonstrating to students how to do origamiStill ImageSchools
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Japanese Americans
Students
Teaching of folklore
Education
Origami
Paper work
Paper art
Craft
Arts, Japanese
Asian American arts
Asian Americans
Kimonos
Clothing and dress
Art
Artisans
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Workshop participants recording music at the St. Luke Freewill Baptist ChurchWorkshop participants recording music at the St. Luke Freewill Baptist ChurchStill ImageWorkshops (Adult education)
Education
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
Community culture
African Americans
Fieldwork
Fieldwork (educational method)
Baptist church buildings
Churches
Sound recording
Video recording
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Wood carver John Albert talking to studentsWood carver John Albert talking to studentsStill ImageMaterial culture
Wood carving
Students
Pedagogy
Education
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Schools
Artisans
Wood carvers
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Wood carver John Albert demonstrating to studentsWood carver John Albert demonstrating to studentsStill ImageWood carving
Wood craft
Woodworking tools
Children
Students
Education
Craft
Classrooms
Pedagogy
Schools
Teaching of folklore
Teaching
Oral education
Wood carvers
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Willie Crain demonstrating how to make wooden crab trapsWillie Crain demonstrating how to make wooden crab trapsStill ImageCrabbing
Crab fisheries Equipment and supplies
Education
Pedagogy
Teaching of folklore
Students
Schools
Classrooms
Woodwork
Fish traps
Seafood gathering
Material culture
Fishers
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William (Washboard Bill) Cooke talking to students in Lake ParkWilliam (Washboard Bill) Cooke talking to students in Lake ParkStill ImageEntertainers
Singers
Musicians
Fieldwork
Classrooms
Education
Teaching of folklore
Elementary schools
Schools
Students
Children
Street vendors
Local history
Demonstrations
African Americans
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
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Walking cane making workshop led by Bobby JohnsWalking cane making workshop led by Bobby JohnsStill ImageWood carving
Woodwork
Wood craft
Artisans
Canes
Native Americans
Woodworking tools
Workshops (Adult education)
Education
Pedagogy
Wood carvers
Carvers (Decorative artists)
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Voices of the Ancestors at Highlands Elementary SchoolVoices of the Ancestors at Highlands Elementary SchoolStill ImageSingers
Musicians
Fieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Education
Schools
Children
Students
Classrooms
Elementary schools
African Americans
Flutes
Singing
Music performance
Clothing and dress
Performing arts
Drums
Drummers (Musicians)
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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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