363 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Folklorists"
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Interview with Thelma Boltin

Interview with Thelma Boltin

Date
1978-10-30
Description
One audio cassette. Thelma Boltin describes her youth, college studies, and her career as a folklorist and committee member and later director of the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Florida Folklife Council meeting

Florida Folklife Council meeting

Date
1979-10-16
Description
This audiocassette tape contains the first meeting of the Florida Folklife Council. Present were council members Foreman, González-Pando, Goza, Jabbour, Saunders and Sugrue; Florida Department of State personnel Levitt, Kelley, Warner, Kushner, Oppenheim, Morrell, Wilkins, and McMullen; and Folklife Program staff Werndli, Beauchamp, Belland, Bulger, and Greene.
Collection
Florida Folklife Council meeting

Florida Folklife Council meeting

Date
1979-12-05
Description
Present were Florida Folklife Council members Foreman, González-Pando, Jabbour, Saunders and Sugrue; Florida Department of State personnel Kelley and Warner; Folklife Program staff Werndli, Beauchamp, Belland, Bulger, and Greene; and visitors Hammer from the Florida Times Union and White Springs citizen Glover.
Collection
Florida Folklife Council meeting

Florida Folklife Council meeting

Date
1980-04-24
Description
Present were Florida Folklife Council members Foreman, González-Pando, Jones, Saunders and Sugrue; Folklife Program staff Werndli, Beauchamp, Belland, Bulger, Loomis, Dyen, McNeil, DeVane and Greene; and visitors Doswell from the Jasper News and Fichera from the Lake City Reporter.
Collection
Florida Folklife Council meeting

Florida Folklife Council meeting

Date
1980-08-26
Description
Present were Florida Folklife Council members González-Pando, Jabbour, Saunders and Sugrue; Folklife Program staff Werndli, Bulger, Loomis, Dyen and Greene; and visitors Adams from the Historic St. Augustine Preservation Board, and Swindell from the Senate Sub-Committee on Sundown Review.
Collection
Interview with folklorist John Marshall

Interview with folklorist John Marshall

Date
1982-06-30
Description
One audiocassette. Interview with folklorist Marshall for a radio program on Florida folklife. He discusses his mission as a folklorist; how he defines folklife; and how other countries view the study of folklore. Copied onto C82-3, but that audiocassette tape is missing.
Collection
Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interview

Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interview

Date
1982-06-30
Description
Interview with folklorists Bulger and Peterson for a radio program on Florida folklife. They discuss their missions as folklorists; how they define folklore and folklife, and their professional roles in the discipline. Duplicate copy can be found in S 1576, box 39, tape 30.
Collection
Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description
One audio cassette. On side A, Folklorist Peggy Bulger discusses the nature of folklore and folklife; talks about her objectives as a folklorist; and explains how she conducts her studies. Bulger talks about the Florida Folklife Program; her role as an advocate for folk artists and folk culture; how she identifies folk artists and folk culture; providing analysis and evaluation of the information she collects; folklife programs such as Florida Folk Festival, television documentaries and video programs, slide/tape programs for schools, exhibits, and record albums. In addition, she talks about what drove her interest in folklore and discusses how she became a folklorist and explains how folklife traditions are found in all parts of life.

On side B, Barbara Beauchamp, a participant in the first Florida Folk Festivals of the 1950s, discusses her family history and her home; the first attendees and organizers of the event, such as Fuller Warren, Thelma Boltin, Sarah Gertrude Knott, Ada Miller, Mrs. W.A. Saunders, and Alton Morris; the founding of the Stephen Foster folklife center in White Springs, Florida; and the performers in the earliest festivals, such as the Beseda Dancers from Masaryktown, Florida, and Greek performers from Tarpon Springs. In addition, she talks about the Fox Hollow folk festival; local hotels; and the Old Marble Stage at the Stephen Foster Center.
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Interview with folklorist Dave Closson and Ormond Loomis for public radio

Interview with folklorist Dave Closson and Ormond Loomis for public radio

Date
1982-08-25
Description

One audio cassette. Side A, Interview of Dave Closson: The hard copy transcript and cassette recording of this interview only feature Closson's responses. They do not include the interviewer's questions. Closson discusses what constitutes tradition (traditionality); defines the term "folk;" and talks about studying minority groups, folklorists' sense of objectivity, the geographical scope of the Florida Folklife Program, producing folk studies for both scholars and the public, folk differences in Florida, and the Florida Folk Festival.

Side B, Interview of Ormond Loomis: The hard copy transcript and cassette recording of this interview only feature Loomis’s responses. They do not include the interviewer’s questions. Loomis discusses a fur and hide trading company in western Florida; the Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival; uses for Florida folklife studies; stereotypes about folk culture (which many automatically consider as being rural, regressive, and Appalachian or of the deep South); cultural group identities; defining and preserving folklore; tradition bearers; and valuing forms of informal education.

 

Collection
Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description

One audio cassette. Part A, Interview with Merri Belland: Belland discusses her start at the Florida Folklife Program center in White Springs. She previously worked as an artist for a grant project teaching traditional arts and crafts and eventually took on duties as a folklorist. She also talks about working on the Florida Basketry project; fieldwork; problems as a folklorist; maintaining a sense of objectivity; training; the different ways in which folklorists and artists view material culture; motives behind working in crafts; the role she sees for herself as a folklorist; young people and traditional crafts; passing down culture through food.

Part B, Interview with Bob McNeil: McNeil discusses his start working as an archivist at the Stephen Foster Center. He talks about the organizing systems he uses at the archives; the archives’ holdings; what he considers the mission of the Stephen Foster Folk Center; sea stories; and the public and journalists’ use of the center’s folk materials.

 

Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_02_c79-068Interview with Thelma BoltinSoundOrators
Folklorists
Interviews
Fieldwork
Folk festivals
Performing arts
Life histories
Education
Folklore revival festivals
Storytelling
Educators
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a_s1576_03_c80-007Florida Folklife Council meetingSoundArts administrators
Oral communication
Folklorists
Public officers
Public officials
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a_s1576_03_c80-010Florida Folklife Council meetingSoundArts administrators
Oral communication
Folklorists
Public officers
Public officials
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a_s1576_03_c80-014Florida Folklife Council meetingSoundArts administrators
Oral communication
Folklorists
Public officers
Public officials
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a_s1576_05_c81-029Florida Folklife Council meetingSoundArts administrators
Folklorists
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
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a_s1576_06_c83-059Interview with folklorist John MarshallSoundFolklore
Interviews
Folklore centers
Teaching of folklore
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio broadcasters
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Folklife
Folklorists
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a_s1576_07_c82-004Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interviewSoundFolklore
Interviews
Folklore centers
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio broadcasters
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Folklife
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a_s1576_09_c83-058Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-060Interview with folklorist Dave Closson and Ormond Loomis for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-061Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Archivists
Folklorists
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