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Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public library

Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public library

Date
1984-04-17
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of Seminole Alice Billie sewing traditional Seminole clothing at a Miami public library. Part of a National Endowment for the Arts funded folklife program, presented at various libraries across the state, using local talent. A few of the images of Billie sewing can be found on the Florida photographic Collection website.
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Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Date
1983-06-20
Description
Two audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, on Florida ranching. Folklorist Dyen began with a history of Florida cattle ranching, including fence laws, cowboy music (including songs by Bob Tinsley), stories (including recording of Bone Mizell story by Frog Smith), brands, and tools used. Cauley, a saddle maker, talks about saddles and their construction. He discusses tools and materials used, types and uses of saddles, as well as the life of a cowman, the use of dogs, and the clothing and tools used in the profession.
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Bartow Library Program: What is Folklife

Bartow Library Program: What is Folklife

Date
1983-06-20
Description
One audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, about folklife. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Bureau of Folklife, explains the profession using holidays and foods as her examples. She also explains the project and the Florida Folk Festival.
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Buddy Maddox demonstrating cast nets and oyster tongs

Buddy Maddox demonstrating cast nets and oyster tongs

Date
1984-03
Description
Twelve color slides. Demonstrating the use and manufacture of cast nets and oyster tongs.
Collection
Buddy Maddox program

Buddy Maddox program

Date
1984-03-31
Description
Two audio cassettes. Public program for NEH Library Grant: Turpentining, Blacksmithing, Castnet Making Buddy Maddox talks of growing up in the turpentining business with his father; his schooling; his marriage; working the ferry with his father; turpentine forests; blacksmithing career; cast net making; fishing.
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Cowboy musician Jim Bob Tinsley

Cowboy musician Jim Bob Tinsley

Date
1984-03-09
Description

Two audio cassettes. C84-10: Interview with Jim Bob Tinsley and Dottie Tinsley as part of the Library Folklife Program; Jim Bob describes his early life and how he learned to play music and how he got into cowboy music; Woodmen of the World Band; joining the Navy playing in a band in Africa during World War II; tells stories about the songs he performs as well as about Gene Autry and Winston Churchill; Dottie describes clogging steps. C84-11: Continuation of interview and performance in C84-10; he continues discussing cowboy music and the songs he performs; vagabonds; WLS National Barndance; Dr. John R. Brinkley stations in Mexico and Texas; continuation of traditions in singing and writing cowboy songs; his book; Jim Reeves; his albums.

 

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Crabber Larry Hinman demonstrating crab traps

Crabber Larry Hinman demonstrating crab traps

Date
1983-10-20
Description
Thirteen color slides.
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Flora Mae Hunter cooking demonstration

Flora Mae Hunter cooking demonstration

Date
1983-04-30
Description
Twenty-six color slides. Held at the Leon County Public Library.
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Folklorist Doris Dyen shape note presentation at the Jackson County Public Library

Folklorist Doris Dyen shape note presentation at the Jackson County Public Library

Date
1983-07-21
Description

One audio cassette. Presentation at the Jackson County Public Library in Marianna, made in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit about shape note singing. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Folklife Program, leads a conversation on fiddling and square dancing traditions. She discusses "Possum Day," held the first weekend of August; The Sacred Harp; the significance of all-day shape note singings; and fellowship. She also plays a slide-tape presentation about shape note singers in Polk county, which can be found on C81-22. In addition to the discussion, the participants also perform.

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Folklorist Merri Belland's foodways presentation

Folklorist Merri Belland's foodways presentation

Date
1983-04-30
Description
Eleven color slides. Workshop on foodways, held at the Leon County Public Library in Tallahassee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public libraryAlice Billie sewing in a Miami public libraryStill ImageEthnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Sewing
Native Americans
Textiles
Demonstrations
Textile arts
Clothing and dress
Material culture
Domestic arts
Equipment, domestic arts
Libraries
Needleworkers
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a_s1576_11_c83-119Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle MakingSoundRanchers
Saddle maker
Occupational folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Libraries
Oral education
Ranching
Cattle
Folklorists
Florida history
Public speaking
Saddles
Saddlery
Leather craft
Work songs
Working dogs
Horses Equipment and supplies
Clothing and dress
Cowboys
Leather workers
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a_s1576_11_c83-118Bartow Library Program: What is FolklifeSoundFolklife
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral education
Holidays and festivals
Food
Festivals
Public speaking
Folklorists
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Buddy Maddox demonstrating cast nets and oyster tongsBuddy Maddox demonstrating cast nets and oyster tongsStill ImageCasting (Fishing)
Material culture
Occupational groups
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing nets
Nets
Oyster tongs
Demonstrations
Oyster fisheries
Libraries
Fishers
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a_s1576_14_c84-090Buddy Maddox programSoundBlacksmiths
Turpentiners
Net maker
Libraries
Life histories
Oral histories
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Turpentine industry workers
Turpentining
Blacksmithing
Net makers
Fishing nets
Maritime life
Florida history
Fishers
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a_s1576_12_c84-010bCowboy musician Jim Bob TinsleySoundCowboys
Life histories
Interviews
Oral histories
Country music
Country dancing
Clogging
Demonstrations
Music performance
Ranching
Libraries
Clog dancing
Musicians
Singers
Dancers
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Crabber Larry Hinman demonstrating crab trapsCrabber Larry Hinman demonstrating crab traps Still ImageDemonstrations
Crab fisheries Equipment and supplies
Crabbing
Libraries
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Crabbers
Fishers
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Flora Mae Hunter cooking demonstrationFlora Mae Hunter cooking demonstrationStill ImageDemonstrations
Food
Food habits
Workshops (Adult education)
Oral education
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral communication
Ovens
Cooking and dining
Cooks
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a_s1576_11_c83-122Folklorist Doris Dyen shape note presentation at the Jackson County Public LibrarySoundWorkshops (Adult education)
Libraries
Oral education
Shape note singing
Religious songs
Music -- Performance
Sacred Harp, Cooper Revision
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Folklorist Merri Belland's foodways presentationFolklorist Merri Belland's foodways presentationStill ImageDemonstrations
Food
Food habits
Workshops (Adult education)
Oral education
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral communication
Folklorists
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