16 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Herbalists"
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Folk medicine practitioner Jessie Newsome

Folk medicine practitioner Jessie Newsome

Date
1984-03
Description
Four color slides. Images of Newsome with children and with herbs. She heals and makes cures using herbs and native plants.
Collection
Herbs gathered by Susie Billie and Agnes Cypress

Herbs gathered by Susie Billie and Agnes Cypress

Date
1985-04
Description
Twenty-two color slides. Cypress was an apprentice to Billie in order to learn Seminole herbal healing. 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
Images from Hamilton County: quiltyer Bessie Webb and healer Jessie Mae Newsome

Images from Hamilton County: quiltyer Bessie Webb and healer Jessie Mae Newsome

Date
1979-05-27
Description
One proof sheet with 20 black and white images plus negatives).
Collection
Images of the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Images of the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
One proof sheet with 35 black and white images (plus negatives). Includes images of tobacco drying, Scaff and Estelle McGauley quilting, Newsome and Poole demonstrating herbal healing, Bullard and Stormant demonstrating tobacco farming, and Jennings & Clark with their white oak baskets.
Collection
Interview with herbalist LaVerne Zipperer

Interview with herbalist LaVerne Zipperer

Date
1983-11-03
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Ms. Zipperer talks about her early childhood and things she learned; speaks of her children and two husbands; talks about getting 5 adopted children and 16 foster children for a total of 32 children; making a living to support the family by farming and public work; family property they live on; discusses various herbal remedies treating ailments such as infection, venereal disease, pneumonia, burns, colds; homemade shampoo; planting by the moon; talks about her parents' backgrounds; Indian and Spanish backgrounds in her family; family tradition of net making; husband taught her farming, she taught him net-making; talks about her grandmother's Indian herbal cures; strange cures. Side B Discusses natural cures further; discusses natural vs. non-natural childbirth; delivering 4 of her grandchildren; delivering animal babies; talks about making hoghead cheese.
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Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: migrant worker Mario Pozos demonstrating herbal medicine

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: migrant worker Mario Pozos demonstrating herbal medicine

Date
1986-05-25
Description
Six color slides. Images of Pozos demonstrating herbal medicine. She used many of the herbs for medicinal purposes. She lived in the Dade Labor Camp. 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.
Collection
Recording of Agnes Cypress and Susie Billie identifying medicinal herbs

Recording of Agnes Cypress and Susie Billie identifying medicinal herbs

Date
1985-03-28
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of Billie and Cypress identifying medicinal herbs and discussing their uses. For images of the identifications, see S 1577, v. 31. 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, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year until 2003.
Collection
Recording of Agnes Cypress and Susie Billie identifying medicinal herbs

Recording of Agnes Cypress and Susie Billie identifying medicinal herbs

Date
1985-03-16
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of Billie and Cypress identifying medicinal herbs and discussing their uses. For images of the identifications, see S 1577, v. 31. 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, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year until 2003.
Collection
Sadie Bell Cooper teaching North Florida traditions at Melrose Park Elementary School

Sadie Bell Cooper teaching North Florida traditions at Melrose Park Elementary School

Date
1982-02-04
Description
Sixteen color slides. Cooper spoke to a class about making brooms, herbs for medicines, and told stories. A former blues performer, she stopped singing blues songs in the 1920s, and performed only religious songs from then on. 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
Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Mortham was Secretary of State. She presented the 1997 Florida Folk heritage Awards to Rudd (cypress furniture maker), Epstein Brothers (Klezmer musicians), Scott (herbal healer), and McBride (blues pianist).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Folk medicine practitioner Jessie NewsomeFolk medicine practitioner Jessie NewsomeStill ImageAfrican Americans
Alternative medicine
Natural medicine
Medicine
Herbs
Health
Homeopathy
Flora
Plants
Healer
Herbalists
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Herbs gathered by Susie Billie and Agnes CypressHerbs gathered by Susie Billie and Agnes CypressStill ImageHealer
Herbalists
Fieldwork
Herbs
Flora
Plants
Healers
Medicine
Natural medicine
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Indian reservations
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Images from Hamilton County: quiltyer Bessie Webb and healer Jessie Mae NewsomeImages from Hamilton County: quiltyer Bessie Webb and healer Jessie Mae NewsomeStill ImageQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Herbalists
Fieldwork
Flora
Plants
African Americans
Quilting
Quilts
Herbs
Trees
Harvesting
Healers
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Images of the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalImages of the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageDancers
Healers
Herbalists
Basket maker
Quiltmakers
Farmers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Quilted goods
Quilting
Needlework
Tobacco
Flora
Cash crops
Herbs
Demonstrations
Quilts
African Americans
Baskets
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a_s1576_13_c84-060Interview with herbalist LaVerne ZippererSoundHerbalists
Fieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Marriage
Health
Herbs
Flora
Diseases
Childbirth
Family history
Natural childbirth
Healers
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Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: migrant worker Mario Pozos demonstrating herbal medicineMetro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: migrant worker Mario Pozos demonstrating herbal medicineStill ImagePlants
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Herbs
Alternative medicine
Natural medicine
Demonstrations
Latinos
Chicanos
Migrant workers
Herbalists
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a_s1640_20_tape04Recording of Agnes Cypress and Susie Billie identifying medicinal herbsSoundInterviews
Sound recordings
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Healers
Health
Herbs
Plants
Flora
Medicine
Natural medicine
Alternative medicine
Healer
Herbalists
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a_s1640_20_tape02Recording of Agnes Cypress and Susie Billie identifying medicinal herbsSoundHealer
Herbalists
Interviews
Sound recordings
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Alternative medicine
Medicine
Nature
Natural medicine
Herbs
Naming practices
Health
Plants
Healers
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Sadie Bell Cooper teaching North Florida traditions at Melrose Park Elementary SchoolSadie Bell Cooper teaching North Florida traditions at Melrose Park Elementary SchoolStill ImageBroom makers
Herbalists
Mason
Education
Elementary schools
Teaching of folklore
Classrooms
Children
Students
Demonstrations
Broom making
African Americans
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a_s1576_77_d97-017Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bluegrass music
Stringband music
Florida. Dept. of State (1995-1999 : Mortham)
String bands
Old time music
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officers
Awards
Singers
Musicians
Public officer
Secretary of State
Furniture maker
Pianists
Herbalists
Bands (Music)
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