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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Embroidery"
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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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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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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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 Panayiota (Penny) King

Interview with Panayiota (Penny) King

Date
1989-06-13
Description
Two audio cassetes.
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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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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.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1685_06_tape28Erna Papard interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project SoundEmbroidery
Knitting
Needlework
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Clothing
Life histories
Dollmaking
Emigration
Family history
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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_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_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_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_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_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_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_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_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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