68 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Embroidery"
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Interview with Nuhad Farmand

Interview with Nuhad Farmand

Date
1984-12-04
Description
Two audio cassettes. Her husband Kamel is present for part of the interview. Farmand discusses moving to Florida at age 21; her father-in-law working in the South as a salesman; life in Bethlehem and South America; learning embroidery; patterns and designs; symbolism; Palestinian clothing; Ramallah-American Clubs; Palestinian community in Jacksonville; dating and marriage practices; naming traditions; her husband Kamel talked about running a grocery store and sandwich shop; Arabic music; Christianity among Palestinians; and life in the U.S. Images of Farmand can be found in S 1577, v.36. 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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Interview with Ukrainian embroiderers

Interview with Ukrainian embroiderers

Date
1985-04-02
Description
One audio cassette. (The first part of the interview was on C87-5, which is missing.) Alla Barabolak and Stephanie Cehelska discuss Ukrainian embroidery and differences/variety within the art; manner in which each of them learned to embroider; post-WWII changes in embroidery; pysanky [egg] decoration; trypylian designs; lack of interest in Ukrainian culture on the part of later generations; woodcarving; wedding traditions and wedding bread.
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Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Bronsztein played Klezmer music. Palmer discusses basket making, and Horvath discusses Hungarian embroidery.
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Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Morris discusses Jewish food, Briggs told Welsh stories, and Horvath finished discusses Hungarian embroidery (continued from FLN-29).
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Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1996-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer served as emcee. Margaret and Michael Horvath (Port Orange, FL) discuss their Hungarian background and traditions. They discuss embroidered items Margaret had made. Margaret discusses her past; costumes in various geographic areas of Hungary; her education as a city planner and embroidery as a social event for women in Hungary. Michael discusses his education and youth; culture; his law degree; his time as a POW in Russia; his work as a librarian in the US and the Folk Art Museum in Ormond Beach, FL. They sing a Hungarian folk song; discuss Hungarian foods and Hungarian folk tales. They tell a short folk tale: "How to Choose a Wife". Michael discusses the "rules" about folk art and keeping traditions alive.
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Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Date
1997-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Margaret Hovarth, a Hungarian embroiderer interviewed by Brett Tozzer, discusses when she learned to embroider, learning from her grandmother and mother, her immigration to the United States and different styles and designs of embroidery both old and new.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Lolly V. Ferro, interviewed by Brent Tozzer, speaks for the Knights of Rizal, Filipino-American folk musicians. He discusses various aspects of Filipino culture including language, music, embroidery and holidays as well as how Filipino culture is carried out by their communities in the US.
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Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
2001-05-27
Description
One audio cassette tape. Walter Bruce Crouse continues from C01-93 discussing wooden boat making. Margaret Horvath, Hungarian embroiderer since the age of 5, discusses Hungarian embroidery as well as Hungarian culture and her family history.
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Interview with migrant worker Consuelo Anguiano

Interview with migrant worker Consuelo Anguiano

Date
1985-09-09
Description
Two reel to reels (also copied onto audio cassettes: C86-49/50). Interview with Anguiano about life as a Chicano migrant farmer. Originally born in Texas, she was married to a migrant farmer. She discusses her family; Chicano versus Mexican American (differences in cooking and language); farming in Texas; picking tomatoes; living a middle class existence as a migrant family; on being Chicano; embroidery; and folk stories her Grandmother told her. A Chicano refers to one of Mexican descent born in the U.S. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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Peggy Hollowell interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Peggy Hollowell interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-07-27
Description
One audio tape. The Kansas-born Hollowell, a homemaker, explains quilt making. She discusses learning the craft from her mother; the quilting tradition in her German-American family; uses of quilts; family history; relief quilts; popularity of quilting; common patterns; Dunkard communities; quilting in Jacksonville; and quilting in Indiana.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_22_c86-171Interview with Nuhad FarmandSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Sound recordings
Life histories
Oral histories
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Emigration and immigration
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Naming practices
Marriage rites
Community enterprise
Stores, retail
Christianity
Embroiderers
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a_s1576_23_c87-006Interview with Ukrainian embroiderersSoundEmbroiderers
Fieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Embroidery
Pysanky
Egg decoration
Arts, Ukrainian
Ukrainian Americans
Ukrainian American art
Textile arts
Family history
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a_s1576_46_fln-029Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)SoundBasket maker
Musicians
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Klezmer music
Basket making
Basket work
Embroidery
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Clarinet music
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a_s1576_46_fln-030Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)SoundStorytellers
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Cooking and dining
Food preparation
Embroidery
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Food habits
Jewish Americans
Storytelling
Cooks
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a_s1576_63_c96-062Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundNeedleworkers
Librarians
Embroiderers
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
World War, 1939-1945
Embroidery
Needlework
Storytelling
Food habits
Emigration and immigration
Family history
Herbs
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a_s1576_67_c97-069Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)SoundNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Hungarians Americans
Arts, Hungarian
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Domestic arts
Decorative arts
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_67_c97-073Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Arts, Asian
Asian American arts
Asian Americans
Filipino Americans
Embroidery
Holidays and festivals
Community culture
Musicians
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a_s1576_87_c01-094Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundEmbroiderers
Boatbuilders
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Boats
Boatbuilding
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Decorative arts
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a_s1576_t86-004Interview with migrant worker Consuelo AnguianoSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Mexican American cookery
Chicanos
Migrants
Farming
Storytelling
Harvesting
Cooking and dining
Tortillas
Food habits
Embroidery
Migrant workers
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a_s1618_04_tape03Peggy Hollowell interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundNeedlework
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Quilting
Embroidery
Family history
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