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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Hungarians Americans"
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Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery

Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery

Date
1985-03
Description
Seven color slides. Andrea and Sylvia apprenticed under Margaret Horvath in 1984-1985. 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
Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret Horvath

Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret Horvath

Date
1985-04
Description
Two proof sheets with twenty-three black and white images (plus negatives). Andrea and Sylvia apprenticed under Margaret Horvath in 1984-1985. 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
Cimbalum player

Cimbalum player

Date
1985-08
Description
Eleven color slides. Images created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. 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
Elizabeth Spreckelsen learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret Horvath

Elizabeth Spreckelsen learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret Horvath

Date
1985-03-06
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-four black and white images (plus negatives). Spreckelsen apprenticed under Margaret Horvath in 1984-1985. For an interview with Spreckelsen and Horvath, see S 1640, Box 20, tape 10. 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
Examples of Margaret Horvath's Hungarian embroidery

Examples of Margaret Horvath's Hungarian embroidery

Date
1984-11
Description
Twenty-four 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
Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Date
1997-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Margaret Hovarth, a Hungarian embroiderer interviewed by Brett Tozzer, discusses when she learned to embroider, learning from her grandmother and mother, her immigration to the United States and different styles and designs of embroidery both old and new.
Collection
Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia Daniels

Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia Daniels

Date
1991-05
Description
95 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
Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia Daniels

Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia Daniels

Date
Description
Three proof sheets with 92 black and white images. Both Daniels and Horvath were born in Budapest, Hungary. Hungarian embroidery dates back for centuries, with four major regions, each with their own distinctive patterns and motfis. Daniels worked as an apprentice to Horvath in 1990-1991. This was Horvath's second time as a master artist(she also participated in 1985). For information on them, see S 1644, box 8, folder 6. 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
Hungarian embroidery by Zita Mikita

Hungarian embroidery by Zita Mikita

Date
1984-12
Description
Seven color slides. Images created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. Slides S86-1761 and 1762 are missing. 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
Hungarian embroidery demonstration

Hungarian embroidery demonstration

Date
1983-09-24
Description
Twenty-seven color slides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroideryAndrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroideryStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Material culture
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Andrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret HorvathAndrea and Sylvia Kolozsvary learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret HorvathStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Material culture
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Cimbalum playerCimbalum playerStill ImageFieldwork
Percussion instruments
Musical instruments
Music performance
Hungarians Americans
Musicians
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Elizabeth Spreckelsen learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret HorvathElizabeth Spreckelsen learning Hungarian embroidery from Margaret HorvathStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Apprentices
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Material culture
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Examples of Margaret Horvath's Hungarian embroideryExamples of Margaret Horvath's Hungarian embroideryStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Fieldwork
Hungarians Americans
Needlework
Textile arts
Embroidery
Decorative arts
Design
Material culture
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a_s1576_67_c97-069Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)SoundNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Hungarians Americans
Arts, Hungarian
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Domestic arts
Decorative arts
Emigration and immigration
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Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia DanielsHungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia DanielsStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Needlework
Textiles
Decorative arts
Textile arts
Sewing
Teaching of folklore
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Hungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia DanielsHungarian embroiderer Margaret Horvath and apprentice Sylvia DanielsStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Sewing
Apprentices
Material culture
Decorative arts
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Hungarian embroidery by Zita MikitaHungarian embroidery by Zita MikitaStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Needlework
Textile arts
Hungarians Americans
Sewing
Material culture
Design
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Hungarian embroidery demonstrationHungarian embroidery demonstrationStill ImageEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Demonstrations
Embroidery
Hungarians Americans
Needlework
Sewing
Decorative arts
Design
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