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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Holidays"
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1981 July Fourth Celebration

1981 July Fourth Celebration

Date
1981-07-04
Description
Eighty-four color slides. Images of the annual July Fourth celebration in 1981. Includes images of games (652-653, 656-667, 615-617, 673-675), crafts (632-648), food (618-627), performers like Frank and Ann Thomas (676-680, 684-687), Gamble Rogers (672), and gospel singers (649-651).
Collection
1990 July Fourth Celebration at the Stephen Foster Center

1990 July Fourth Celebration at the Stephen Foster Center

Date
33058
Description
19 black and white images on a photographic proof sheet. Images 1-6: Watermelon seed spitting contest Images 7-10: Del Suggs performing Images 11-13: FFP employee/sound engineer Chris Williams Image 14: Willie James on fiddle and Bill Paine on guitar performing Images 15-19: Pete Martin on dulcimer and Bill Paine on guitar performing.
Collection
Barbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of July

Barbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of July

Date
1988-07
Description
Fourteen color slides. Cooking a whole pig (lechon) in a cinder-block pit in the yard.
Collection
Christmas concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Christmas concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Date
1959-12-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Songs from a Christmas concert; not a complete recording.
Collection
Ethnic Women Holiday Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Ethnic Women Holiday Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Date
1990-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Nancy Michael led a discussion about how women from various cultures celebrate holidays. Louis was from Miami, Burrus from tarpon Springs, and Oscher from Orlando.Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area. In 1990, they emphasized celebrations of various Florida groups. including Haitians, Trinidadians, Greeks, and Jewish peoples.
Collection
Evelyn Coskey demonstrating Polish egg decoration (pysanky)

Evelyn Coskey demonstrating Polish egg decoration (pysanky)

Date
1988-06
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Pysanky (East European egg decration)is created when patterns are drawn on eggs with wax, which then protects the covered areas from the dye that is applied. By repeating this process with different colors of dye, a multi-colored pattern is built up. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. 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, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Fourth of July celebration games

Fourth of July celebration games

Date
Description
Fifteen black and white prints P80-310-311, egg carrying race P80-312-314 sack race P80-315-318 3-legged race P80-319-324 greased pole climbing. 4 July 1980
Collection
Fourth of July celebration, 1981

Fourth of July celebration, 1981

Date
1981-07-04
Description
Six proof sheets with 118 images. P82-97 2-12 festival food booths and games; 13-18 "Jennie with the Light Brown Hair" singing; 19-26 public viewing Stephen Foster museum; 27-28 blank; 29-31 horse rides with Florida State Park ranger; 32-36 food booth; 37 Thelma Boltin speaking on main stage; P82-98 1-4 "Jennie with Light Brown Hair" singing; 5-13 wood chopping contests; 14-21 Orange Blossom Cloggers on main stage; P82-99 2-3 Frank and Ann Thomas signing; 4 FFP staff with singer Gamble Rogers; 5-10 children with Taffy the Clown; 11-13 ventriloquist performing; 14-20 string band trio; P82-100 1-2 Thelma Boltin speaking 3-6 string band trio 7-8 Civil War re-enactors 9-20 craft booths P82-101 1-20 children's games P82-102 2-13 craft booths 14-20 Stephen Foster Ensemble performing
Collection
Fourth of July celebration, 1987

Fourth of July celebration, 1987

Date
1987-07-04
Description
109 color slides; 3 proof sheets with 83 images (plus negatives.) Each 4 July, the Stephen Foster Center held an old-fashioned Independence Day celebraton, including games, food, and music. Several of the state folklorists, including Loomis and Nusz, may be seen participating.
Collection
Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)

Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)

Date
1960-07-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. The audio quality is poor. Held at Powell Hall because of heavy rains. Boltin emceed the event. Cliff Walden was a radio personality on WGGG in Gainesville. U.S. Rep. Matthews represented the 8th Congressional District from 1953 to 1967. He spoke on patriotism and the need for "states rights" -- but his speech suffers from audio resulting from damage to the reel to reel and is difficult to hear.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1981 July Fourth Celebration1981 July Fourth CelebrationStill ImageFestivals
Holidays
Holidays and festivals
Fourth of July
Special events
Food
Craft
Demonstrations
Games
Music performance
Performing arts
Gospel (Black)
Children
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1990 July Fourth Celebration at the Stephen Foster Center1990 July Fourth Celebration at the Stephen Foster CenterStill ImagePerforming arts
Games
Entertainment
Holidays
Holidays and festivals
Fourth of July
Social gatherings
Children
Singers
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Barbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of JulyBarbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of JulyStill ImageFieldwork
Cooking and dining
Barbecue cookery
Pigs
Outdoor cookery
Cookery, Cuban
Cookery (Pork)
Pork
Cuban Americans
Latinos
Fourth of July
Holidays
Community culture
Cooks
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a_s2043_00062Christmas concert at the Stephen Foster MemorialSoundPerforming arts
Music performance
Concerts
Christmas music
Holidays
Singers
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a_s1576_t90-081Ethnic Women Holiday Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Women
Oral communication
Holidays
Holidays and festivals
Community identity
Community culture
Folklorists
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Evelyn Coskey demonstrating Polish egg decoration (pysanky)Evelyn Coskey demonstrating Polish egg decoration (pysanky)Still ImageFieldwork
Art
Artists
Decorative arts
Craft
Easter eggs
Eggs
Egg decoration
Painting
Design
Holidays
Pysanky
Polish Americans
Librarians
Artisans
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Fourth of July celebration gamesFourth of July celebration gamesStill ImageGames
Children
Holidays
Holidays and festivals
Special events
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Fourth of July celebration, 1981Fourth of July celebration, 1981Still ImageHolidays
Children
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Games
Music
Singing
Craft
Dance
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Fourth of July celebration, 1987Fourth of July celebration, 1987Still ImageFourth of July
Games
Children
Saws
Holidays
Holidays and festivals
Music performance
Special events
Leisure
Recreation
Contests
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a_s2043_00073Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)SoundConcerts
Music performance
Performing arts
Fourth of July
Holidays
Public officers
Public officials
Oral performance
Humor
African Americans Segregation
Old time music
Country music
Children
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Storytellers
Judges
Orators
Musicians
Legislators United States
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