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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Family history"
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1984 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

1984 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1984-07-23
Description
Nine audio cassettes. Liz Simmons, folklorist and teacher from California, leads discussion with teachers on folklore and the place of jokes, legends, and games in folklore. Topics include Zora Neale Hurston; African American folklore; writing folklore; memory and expressive writing; tooth fairy stories; reinforced roles and stereotypes; politics, race and gender in folklore; teaching folklore; children's games; naming traditions; children's folklore; Jack Tales; and family folklore and stories.
Collection
Billy Rolle interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife Survey

Billy Rolle interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife Survey

Date
1985-12-10
Description
One audio cassette. Rolle, a jazz saxophonist, discusses his Bahamian parents, playing jazz, learning various instruments, segregation, South Florida nightclubs, and different styles of jazz.
Collection
Carlos Salazarte and Carlos Oliva interview

Carlos Salazarte and Carlos Oliva interview

Date
1981-08-17
Description
Salazarte and Oliva talk about their family histories and how they came to immigrate to the U.S. and Miami; their experiences as musicians and Latin music promoters; Little Havana; and Latin American celebrations and customs. Oliva discusses his experience with his band, Los Sobrinos del Juez (The Judge’s Nephews), and his musical directorship of the Miami Sound Machine. Copied from T81-82 & T81-83.
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
Every Island Has Its Own Song (completed version)

Every Island Has Its Own Song (completed version)

Date
1988
Description
One video recording (3/4 tape; 27:40) Documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family. 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 wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer. The video can also be viewed online on the Folkstreams web page at http://www.folkstreams.net/film,136
Collection
Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut, incomplete)

Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut, incomplete)

Date
1988
Description
One video recording (3/4 tape; 15:07) An early (and incomplete)version of the production -- for final edit, see video FV-112. Documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family. Includes family images, the Epiphany celebration, Tsimouris making and playing the tsabouna (Greek bagpipe), and discussion of Greek life and immigration. 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 wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer.
Collection
Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut)

Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut)

Date
1988
Description
One video recording (3/4 tape; 27:40) An early version of the production -- for final edit, see video FV-112. Documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family. 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 wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer.
Collection
Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Nicki Tsimouris (Video 16-17)

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Nicki Tsimouris (Video 16-17)

Date
1987-11
Description
Two video cassettes. 20 minutes each. (Copy of both can be found on FV-8, S 1615.) Boats on Anclote River, interview with Nicki Tsimouris (in parents' bedroom) about her parents, Greek traditions, and being Greek-American. 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: Interview with Nikitas Tsimouris (Video 26-30)

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Nikitas Tsimouris (Video 26-30)

Date
1987-11
Description
Five video cassettes. 20 minutes each. (Copy of video 26 found on FV-11; copy of videos 27, 28, 29 found on FV-12, and copy of video 30 found on FV-13, S 1615.) Scenes of Nikitas Tsimouris' family. 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
First Lottie Shore interview for the Seminole Exhibit at the Museum of Florida History

First Lottie Shore interview for the Seminole Exhibit at the Museum of Florida History

Date
1988-12
Description
One audio cassette recording. Michael interviews Shore with Billie serving as translator. Shore discusses Seminole culture, storytelling, foodways, medicinal practices, and family matters. The recording was conducted in part for use in an exhibit on Seminole culture at the Museum of Florida History.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_14_c84-0931984 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundTeacher
Conferences and seminars series
Seminars
Teaching of folklore
Education
Teachers
Folklife
Jack tales
Marchen
Storytelling
Tales
Children
Family history
Writing
Naming practices
Jokes
Beliefs and cultures
Educators
Folklorists
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a_s1576_40_tape11Billy Rolle interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife SurveySoundField recordings
Interviews
African Americans
Oral narratives
Jazz
Family history
Bahamian Americans
Jazz bands
Jazz musicians
Saxophones
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a_s1576_06_c81-053Carlos Salazarte and Carlos Oliva interviewSoundField recordings
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Emigration and immigration
Music business
Family history
Oral histories
Interviews
Latinos
Life histories
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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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Every Island Has Its Own Song (completed version)Every Island Has Its Own Song (completed version)Moving ImageMusicians
Documentary videos
Bagpipe music
Bagpipes
Tsabouna
Material culture
Instrument manufacture
Musical instruments
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Family history
Bagpipers
Musical instrument maker
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Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut, incomplete)Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut, incomplete)Moving ImageMusicians
Documentary videos
Bagpipe music
Bagpipes
Tsabouna
Material culture
Instrument manufacture
Musical instruments
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Family history
Epiphany
Religious rites
Religious symbolism
Religious art
Catholics
Religion
Emigration and immigration
Dance
Calendar rites
Community rites
Parades
Music performance
Bagpipers
Musical instrument maker
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Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut)Every Island Has Its Own Song (rough cut)Moving ImageMusicians
Documentary videos
Bagpipe music
Bagpipes
Tsabouna
Material culture
Instrument manufacture
Musical instruments
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Family history
Bagpipers
Musical instrument maker
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Nicki Tsimouris (Video 16-17)Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Nicki Tsimouris (Video 16-17)Moving ImageFieldwork
Interviews
Greek Americans
Personal experience narratives
Family history
Houses
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Nikitas Tsimouris (Video 26-30)Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Nikitas Tsimouris (Video 26-30)Moving ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Interviews
Tsabouna
Bagpipe music
Greek Americans
Bagpipes
Arts, Greek
Songs, Greek
Personal experience narratives
Music performance
Family history
Bagpipers
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a_s1595_02_tape01First Lottie Shore interview for the Seminole Exhibit at the Museum of Florida HistorySoundSeminole Indians
Field recordings
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Foodways
Storytelling
Family history
Indigenous peoples
Folk beliefs
Interviews
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