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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Furniture"
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1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

Date
1978-05
Description
Five black and white prints. P79-679 Rufus Adams of Mayo demontrating his corn shuck bottom chairs to crowds. P79-681 Queen Udell and her yo-yo quilt. Yo-yo quilt were quilts made from several circular swatches of cloth swen together. P79-682 Cabinet maker Kjell Lunestad of St. Augustine. P79-683 Reverend Thurlow Reed of Key West playing music with a conch shell. P79-684 Jay Abner in front of his restaurant in White Springs. Karl Holland of the Florida Dept. of Commerce took the photographs. He often worked for the Florida Folk Festival, in which he woudl send all unused Commerce photos to the Florida Folklife Program.
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Chair maker Rufus Adams

Chair maker Rufus Adams

Date
1978-12
Description
One black and white print.
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Kingsley Plantation

Kingsley Plantation

Date
1980-12-12
Description
Ten black and white prints. Kingsley Plantation was owned by several planters and slave owners, including John McQueen, John McIntosh, Zephaniah Kingsley, and Anna Kingsley. It became a state park in the 1950s, and a National Park in 1989. P80-415 Kingsley Plantation P80-416 Grounds P80-417-419 Furniture in house P80-420-422 Interior images P80-423-425 Tabby slave cabins P80-426 Woods near plantation
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Apprenticeship exhibit at the Stephen Foster Center

Apprenticeship exhibit at the Stephen Foster Center

Date
1987-11
Description
Eight 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.
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Chair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Chair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1986-05
Description
Four color slides. Adding cane and corn husk bottoms to chairs in the Crafts Demonstration area.
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Painter Pharaoh Baker and Cypress furniture

Painter Pharaoh Baker and Cypress furniture

Date
1979-05-27
Description
One proof sheet (plus negatives). Baker with his art work at his home (taken by Belland). Cypress furniture made by Whisnant (taken by Marhsall). For more images of Whisnant's furniture, see S 1577, volume 11, slides S82-947 - S82-951. 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.
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Randall Kerr interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Randall Kerr interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-07-06
Description
One audio cassette. Born in Missouri, Kerr is a second-generation auctioneer. He discusses learning the trade from his father and from an auctioneering school; chanting; practicing; strategies for success; training; job difficulties; types of auctions; opening his own auction house; regulations; ethics in the field; customers; auctioneers as performers; good luck beliefs; styles of bidding; and his enjoyment of the business.
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Auctioneers Gene and John Larison

Auctioneers Gene and John Larison

Date
1987-08-07
Description
Nine 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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Forest Industries in North Florida

Forest Industries in North Florida

Date
Description
Two proof sheets with negatives. Located in envelope #3. Proof sheet 1: 5-10: Split oak baskets by Ann Prescott, of Chipley; 11-17: Stanton Church furniture in Chipley; 18-34: Johnboat by Fred and Ruth Attaway, of Altha Florida; 35-36: Fred Attaway. Proof sheet 2: 4-37: Jack Carr of Lynn Haven making fishing lures. Date: January 1989.
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Cabinet maker Kjell Lunestad

Cabinet maker Kjell Lunestad

Date
Description
Two black and white prints. August 1977
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs1978 Florida Folk Festival photographsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Demonstrations
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Restaurants
Cabinetwork
Carpentry
Woodwork
Quilting
Quilts
Textile arts
Chair caning
Quiltmakers
Carpenters
Cabinetmakers
Furniture maker
Musicians
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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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Kingsley PlantationKingsley PlantationStill ImageAgriculture
Parks
Historic parks
Cultural parks
Park facilities
Plantations
Plantation life
Architecture
Buildings
Farm buildings
Houses
Furniture
African Americans
Land use
Slavery
Slaves dwellings
Florida history
Tabby (concrete)
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Apprenticeship exhibit at the Stephen Foster CenterApprenticeship exhibit at the Stephen Foster CenterStill ImageApprentices
Furniture
Furniture makers
Exhibits
Education
Woodwork
Teaching of folklore
Chair-makers
Wood craft
Photography
Baskets
Basket work
Oyster tongs
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Chair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalChair bottoming demostration at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageArtisans
Chair-makers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Demonstrations
Craft
Chair caning
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
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Painter Pharaoh Baker and Cypress furniturePainter Pharaoh Baker and Cypress furnitureStill ImageArtists
Furniture maker
Fieldwork
Sculpture
Art
African Americans
Decorative arts
Painting
Furniture
Cypress
Chairs
Material culture
Wood craft
Woodwork
Painters
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a_s1618_04_tape18Randall Kerr interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundAuction chants
Field recordings
Auctions
Antique auctions
Selling
Furniture
Dealers (sales personnel)
Interviews
Speech play
Occupational folklore
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Auctioneers Gene and John LarisonAuctioneers Gene and John LarisonStill ImageAuctioneers
Fieldwork
Auctioneering
Auctions
Antiques
Furniture
Material culture
Selling
Occupational groups
Oral performance
Oral communication
Orators
Oratory
Economic practices
Workplace
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Forest Industries in North FloridaForest Industries in North FloridaStill ImageBasket maker
Boatbuilders
Artisans
Basket making
Baskets
White oak
Containers
Material culture
Boats
Johnboats
Boatbuilding
Woodwork
Fishing lures
Fishing tackle
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Furniture
Churches
Church buildings
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Cabinet maker Kjell LunestadCabinet maker Kjell LunestadStill ImageCabinetwork
Woodwork
Carpentry
Furniture
Material culture
Carpenters
Cabinetmakers
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