65 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Furniture"
Chair caning

Chair caning

Date
1980
Description
Thirteen color slides.
Collection
Chair maker Agnes Henry

Chair maker Agnes Henry

Date
1982
Description
One black and white print.
Collection
Chair maker Rufus Adams

Chair maker Rufus Adams

Date
1978-12
Description
One black and white print.
Collection
Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1977-05
Description
One black and white print. Image of Rufus Adams, of Mayo, demonstrating how to make cornhusk bottom chairs at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival. Rufus Adams was born in Georgia in 1893. In 1940, Adams and his wife moved to Mayo, Florida. There he worked as a tenant tobacco farmer. From his wife he learned make corn shuck chair bottoms. He soon became known as the 'chair man.'
Collection
Chip Personeus making twig furniture

Chip Personeus making twig furniture

Date
1986-04
Description
Four color slides. Images of Chip making twig furniture.
Collection
Church furniture in Chipley, Florida

Church furniture in Chipley, Florida

Date
1989-01
Description
Seven color slides. Images of wooden church furniture.
Collection
Corn husk chair bottom

Corn husk chair bottom

Date
1983-04-19
Description
Three color slides.
Collection
Cypress Furniture

Cypress Furniture

Date
1981-08-26
Description
Five color slides. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists.
Collection
Cypress furniture

Cypress furniture

Date
1983-03-18
Description
Five color slides.
Collection
Cypress furniture by Robert James Rudd and Neil Brooks

Cypress furniture by Robert James Rudd and Neil Brooks

Date
1986-11
Description
Seventeen color slides. 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 2003.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Chair caningChair caningStill ImageFieldwork
Furniture makers
Material culture
Chairs
Chair caning
Furniture
Household items
Elderly, the
Furniture maker
Chair-makers
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Chair maker Agnes HenryChair maker Agnes HenryStill ImageMaterial culture
Chairs
Furniture
Household items
Furniture maker
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Chair maker Rufus AdamsChair maker Rufus AdamsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Household items
Craft
Woodwork
Chair caning
Furniture maker
Chair-makers
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Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalChairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFurniture maker
Demonstrations
Furniture
Chairs
Cornhusk craft
African Americans
Craft
Material culture
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Chair caning
Furniture making
Chair-makers
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Chip Personeus making twig furnitureChip Personeus making twig furnitureStill ImageFurniture maker
Material culture
Festivals
Furniture
Woodwork
Wood craft
Special events
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Church furniture in Chipley, FloridaChurch furniture in Chipley, FloridaStill ImageFurniture maker
Furniture
Wood
Woodwork
Churches
Interior decoration
Material culture
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Corn husk chair bottomCorn husk chair bottomStill ImageFieldwork
Material culture
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Household items
Chair-makers
Furniture maker
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Cypress FurnitureCypress FurnitureStill ImageFurniture maker
Fieldwork
Furniture
Furniture makers
Material culture
Craft
Wicker furniture
Chairs
Tables
Wood craft
Woodwork
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Cypress furnitureCypress furnitureStill ImageFieldwork
Woodwork
Furniture
Chairs
Material culture
Cypress
Furniture maker
Carpenters
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Cypress furniture by Robert James Rudd and Neil BrooksCypress furniture by Robert James Rudd and Neil BrooksStill ImageFurniture maker
Furniture
Furniture makers
Wicker furniture
Cypress
Woodwork
Chairs
Wood craft
Tables
Apprentices
Chair-makers
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