68 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Embroidery"
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Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Date
1985-01-17
Description
One audio cassette. Griffin discusses her needlework (crochet work) and her family in St. Johns County.
Collection
Erna Papard interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Erna Papard interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1986-08-19
Description
Two audio cassettes. Parpard describes growing up in Heidelburg, Germany; learning embroidery and knitting from her mother and grandmother; types of stitching; items made (dolls, clothes, slippers); childhood and schooling during 1930s Germany; Polish farm workers; her mother's death; taking care of her grandmother; emigrating to the US in 1937, and to Florida in 1960; dollmaking; writing poetry; and teaching embroidery to her grandchildren.
Collection
Interview with Panayiota (Penny) King

Interview with Panayiota (Penny) King

Date
1989-06-13
Description
Two audio cassetes.
Collection
Interview with embroiderer Margaret Horvath

Interview with embroiderer Margaret Horvath

Date
1991-07-24
Description
Two audio cassettes. For more information on Horvath, see S 1644, box 8, folder 6. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2004.
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Margaret Horvath & apprentice Sylvia Daniels interview for the Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program

Margaret Horvath & apprentice Sylvia Daniels interview for the Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program

Date
1991-02-02
Description
One audio cassette. Originally from Budapest, Hungary, Horvath discusses traditional Hungarian embroidery, and how she learned the skill.
Collection
Interview with Hungarian embroiderers Margaret Horvath and Elizabeth Spreckelsen

Interview with Hungarian embroiderers Margaret Horvath and Elizabeth Spreckelsen

Date
1985-03-06
Description
One audio cassette. Spreckelsen apprenticed under Margaret Horvath in 1984-1985. Horvath was a Hungarian and moved to the U.S. in 1970. Spreckelsen was from a German American family in New York City. They discuss immigration; family history; learning embroidery; types of Hungarian embroidery; designs; and teaching embroidery. For a transcript, see S 1640, box 2, folder 9. Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1988-01-26
Description
One audio cassette. King learned to embroider with a treadle sewing machine by watching her mother in Greece. She discusses learning from her mother; use of the treadle sewing machine; designs; colors and materials used; threads; needles; moving to Florida (1987); products she makes; and others in her field.
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Gladys Lanthripp interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Gladys Lanthripp interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-07-05
Description
One audio cassette. Quilter Lanthripp was a retired factory worker, and a lifelong Duval County resident. She discusses learning quilting from her mother; quilting for hire; selling quilts; quilting in Maxville; the quilt making process; quilting patterns; embroidery; quilting techniques; and the Peace with Justice Quilt.
Collection
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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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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1714_03_tape08Theresa Griffin interview for the St. Johns River SurveySoundField recordings
Needlework
Minorcan Americans
Textile art
Foodways
Decorative arts
Crocheting
Embroidery
Interviews
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a_s1685_06_tape28Erna Papard interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundEmbroidery
Knitting
Needlework
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Clothing
Life histories
Dollmaking
Emigration
Family history
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a_s1680_02_tape03Interview with Panayiota (Penny) KingSoundEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Arts, Greek
Embroidery
Greek Americans
Decorative arts
Domestic arts
Canning and preserving
Games
Needlework
Life histories
Oral histories
Emigration and immigration
Oral communication
Family history
Interviews
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a_s1640_22_tape19Interview with embroiderer Margaret HorvathSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Design
Embroiderers
Needleworkers
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a_s1640_22_tape18Margaret Horvath & apprentice Sylvia Daniels interview for the Folk Arts Apprenticeship ProgramSoundEmbroidery
Needlepoint
Field recordings
Interviews
Hungarian Americans
Needlework
Oral history narratives
Textile processes
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a_s1640_20_tape10Interview with Hungarian embroiderers Margaret Horvath and Elizabeth SpreckelsenSoundNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Interviews
Sound recordings
Emigration and immigration
Family history
Embroidery
Needlework
German Americans
Hungarians Americans
Teaching of folklore
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Design
Life histories
Oral histories
Occupational groups
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a_s1622_03_tape01Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundField recordings
Greek Americans
Embroidery
Machine sewing
Sewing machines
Needlework
Embroidery thread
Ironing boards
Interviews
Oral narratives
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a_s1618_04_tape15Gladys Lanthripp interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Quilting
Quilts
Textile processes
Needlework
Embroidery
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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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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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