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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Haitian Americans"
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Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Haitian cook Liliane Louis

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Haitian cook Liliane Louis

Date
1986-05-25
Description
Fourteen color slides. Louis cooking Haitian food. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: shell player Limone Joseph

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: shell player Limone Joseph

Date
1986-05-24
Description
Seven color slides. Joseph leading a po lambi (Haitian shell playing) workshop. The skill was used in rural Haitian villages to signal social gatherings, as work songs, and harvesting. It is usuaslly played with drums, and is of African origin. For Haitians, it is a symbol of their culture. For an interveiw with Joseph, see S 1576, T86-58 (C86-101). The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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Murals at Lake Shore Middle School

Murals at Lake Shore Middle School

Date
1992-03
Description
Eleven color slides. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Notre Dame d'Haiti Choir during the 9am folk liturgy

Notre Dame d'Haiti Choir during the 9am folk liturgy

Date
1985-08
Description
Three color slide. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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Paintings by Haitian artist Jonas Alcin

Paintings by Haitian artist Jonas Alcin

Date
1992-03
Description
Nine color slides. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Pepper packing house at the DuBois Farms, Inc.

Pepper packing house at the DuBois Farms, Inc.

Date
1987-10
Description
Thirty-seven 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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Performance by Haitian students at Edison High School

Performance by Haitian students at Edison High School

Date
1985-11-20
Description
Seven color slides. Students dancing in a school performance. The Metro-Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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Rasta Samba Gynin in the recording studio

Rasta Samba Gynin in the recording studio

Date
1985-08
Description
Five color slide. Folklorist Sommers is pictured with the band. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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Storyteller Liliane Louis talking to students

Storyteller Liliane Louis talking to students

Date
1988-03-08
Description
Sixteen color slides. Telling stories at Rolling Green Elementary School. 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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The Konbo Guinyn Band performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival

The Konbo Guinyn Band performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1990-05
Description
Nine color slides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Haitian cook Liliane LouisMetro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Haitian cook Liliane LouisStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Cooking and dining
Cookery, Haitian
Demonstrations
Haitian Americans
African Americans
Food preparation
Food
Storytellers
Cooks
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Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: shell player Limone JosephMetro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: shell player Limone JosephStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Demonstrations
Music
Latinos
Haitian Americans
Shells
Workshops (Adult education)
Musicians
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Murals at Lake Shore Middle SchoolMurals at Lake Shore Middle SchoolStill ImagePainters
Fieldwork
Art
Arts, African
African Americans
Haitian Americans
Painting
Murals
Mural painting and decoration
Schools
Artists
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Notre Dame d'Haiti Choir during the 9am folk liturgyNotre Dame d'Haiti Choir during the 9am folk liturgyStill ImageSingers
Fieldwork
Music performance
A capella singers
A capella singing
Haitian Americans
Choir singing
Arts, Haitian
Choirs (music)
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Paintings by Haitian artist Jonas AlcinPaintings by Haitian artist Jonas AlcinStill ImagePainters
Fieldwork
Art
Arts, African
African Americans
Haitian Americans
Painting
Artists
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Pepper packing house at the DuBois Farms, Inc.Pepper packing house at the DuBois Farms, Inc.Still ImageFarm workers
Workers
Fieldwork
Agriculture
Signs (commercial)
Plants
Peppers
Crops
Food
Food industry and trade
Machinery
Sorting devices
Packing-house products
Packing-houses
African Americans
Haitian Americans
Community enterprise
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Performance by Haitian students at Edison High SchoolPerformance by Haitian students at Edison High SchoolStill ImagePerforming arts
African Americans
Haitian Americans
Dance
Dancers
Students
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Rasta Samba Gynin in the recording studioRasta Samba Gynin in the recording studioStill ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Music performance
Musical groups
Haitian Americans
Sound studios
Arts, Haitian
Sound recording
Musical instruments
Rastafarianism
Folklorists
Bands (Music)
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Storyteller Liliane Louis talking to studentsStoryteller Liliane Louis talking to studentsStill ImageFieldwork
Classrooms
Education
Oral education
Oral narratives
Students
Elementary schools
Teaching of folklore
Demonstrations
Storytelling
African Americans
Haitian Americans
Storytellers
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The Konbo Guinyn Band performing at the 1990 Florida Folk FestivalThe Konbo Guinyn Band performing at the 1990 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolklore revival festivals
Folklife
Folk festivals
African Americans
Haitian Americans
Performing arts
Children
Music performance
Musicians
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