127 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Folk dance"
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American German Club dancing at the I Am An American

American German Club dancing at the I Am An American

Date
1986-08-16
Description
Eighteen color slides. 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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Apprenticeship for 1992 Florida Folk Festival

Apprenticeship for 1992 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1992-05
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-four black and white images. Fieldwork for the 1992 Florida Folk Festival. 4-13: Charles Haldeman, railroader with union Pacific RailRoad; 14-17: Shoeshiner Ed Gooden St. Michael Hospital; 18-20: Sound engineer recording at Florida Folk Festival; 21: Folk festival audio log; 22: Masryktown Beseda dancers; 23-26: Festival visitors; 27-28: Apprentice Mike Stapleton of Miami and master Jospeh Arbie of Live Oak, playing accordions; 29-31: Master wheelwright Lester Hollenback of Deltona with apprentice Tico Rubio of Barberville; 32-35, 38: Accordionist Tomas Grenado; 37: Accordion apprentice Abe Avazola.
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Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. 1-5: Jamican tales: Lucille Fuller, Veta Plummer, Sophia Campbell; 6: Blues guitar: Tampa Blue, Joe Reiva, Michael Dodge; 7: Venezuelan harp: Jesus Rodriguez; 8-16: East Indian dance: Perema and Prya Menon; 17-18: Fiddling: Gerry Cox, Amy Cox, Bob Murphy; 19-36: Cuban dancing: Cayo Hueso Comparsa.
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Besada Dancers at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

Besada Dancers at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1975-08
Description
Six color slides. Czechoslovakian dancers from Masaryktown, Florida.
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Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk Festival

Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
Twenty-one black and white prints, and four color prints. Various images of the Beseda Dancers of Masaryktown, Florida, at the Florida Folk Festival, c. 1960s-1990s. The most recent image is from 1992. The word Beseda means gathering, and the dance is a combination of several Czechoslovakian folk dances.
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Beseda Dancers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Beseda Dancers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1992-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording.
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Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)

Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)

Date
1986-04-19
Description
Forty-four color slides. Images from a Cambodian New Year's celebration for the year of the Tiger. Includes child dancers performing traditional dances (e.g. the Dancing Stone, the Celestial Dance, Legend of Mak Thoeung, and the Golden Fish) dressed in traditional Cambodian clothing. 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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Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)

Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)

Date
1986-04-19
Description
Forty-four color slides. Images from a Cambodian New Years celebration for the Year of the Tiger. Includes child dancers performing traditional dances (e.g. the Dancing Stone, the Celestial Dance, Legend of Mak Thoeung, and the Golden Fish) dressed in traditional Cambodian clothing. 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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Cayo Hueso Comparsas Dancers and Band at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Cayo Hueso Comparsas Dancers and Band at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of the Cayo Hueso Comparsas dancers and band performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. The dance troupe (comparsas) was founded by Emelia Fernandez in Key West. Danny Acosta led the band that accompanied the dances. The Cuban dance has African roots, and is usually performed in long conga lines. Dancers dress in elaborate, ruffled outfits. The tradition began in Key West in 1938. Emelia arrived in Florida in 1959.
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Ceili dance at the Irish Cultural Association of Jacksonville

Ceili dance at the Irish Cultural Association of Jacksonville

Date
1991-03-16
Description
Two proof sheets with 72 black and white images (plus negatives).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
American German Club dancing at the I Am An AmericanAmerican German Club dancing at the I Am An AmericanStill ImageFieldwork
Festivals
Folk dance
German Americans
Clothing and dress
Stepdancing
Dancers
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Apprenticeship for 1992 Florida Folk FestivalApprenticeship for 1992 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMaterial culture
Accordions
Demonstrations
Beseda (Dance)
Folk dance
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Audiotape recordings
Wheelwrights
Apprentices
Dancers
Musicians
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Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalApprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageApprentices
Performers
Guitarists
Guitar
String instruments
Folk dance
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Comparsa tradition
Folklore revival festivals
Arts, Cuban
Folk festivals
Storytellers
Guitarist
Harpists
Dancers
Musicians
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Besada Dancers at the 1975 Florida Folk FestivalBesada Dancers at the 1975 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Dance
Folk dance
Body movement
Performing arts
Beseda (Dance)
Czechoslovakian Americans
Dancers
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Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk FestivalBeseda dancers at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBeseda (Dance)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Body movement
Folk dance
Demonstrations
Dance
Performing arts
Dancers
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a_s1576_t92-090aBeseda Dancers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Beseda (Dance)
Performing arts
Dance
Folk dance
Dance music
Dancers
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Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)Still ImageCambodian Americans
Asian Americans
Arts, Asian
Folk dance
Body movement
Children
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Clothing and dress
Asian American arts
Community rites
Calendar rites
New Year rites
Dancers
Students
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Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)Cambodian New Years Celebration (Year of the Tiger)Still ImageCambodian Americans
Asian Americans
Arts, Asian
Folk dance
Body movement
Children
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Clothing and dress
Asian American arts
Community rites
Calendar rites
New Year rites
Dancers
Students
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Cayo Hueso Comparsas Dancers and Band at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalCayo Hueso Comparsas Dancers and Band at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImagePerformers
Performing arts
Body movement
Dance music
Cuban Americans
Folk dance
Costumes
Comparsa tradition
Arts, Cuban
Dancers
Musical groups
Musicians
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Ceili dance at the Irish Cultural Association of JacksonvilleCeili dance at the Irish Cultural Association of JacksonvilleStill ImageMusicians
Bands (Music)
Fieldwork
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Irish dance
Harpists
Harps
Fiddling
Fiddlers
String instruments
Folk dance
Body movement
Performing arts
Reels
Dancers
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