342 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Life histories"
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William Syralia interview

William Syralia interview

Date
1981-09-02
Description
Four audio cassettes. Syralia talks about his life in Finland and the United States, as well as his music. Copied onto T81-96, T81-97, T81-98 and T81-99.
Collection
William "Bill" Wright interview

William "Bill" Wright interview

Date
1986-12-19
Description
One audio cassette. Wright discusses net making.
Collection
Vivian Hall Boston oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Vivian Hall Boston oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Date
1990-01-28
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded in her home, Boston talks about her life, community life in Eatonville, and Zora Neale Hurston. Nusz conducted several interviews for the first Zora Neale Hurston Festival held at the end of January of 1990.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 3)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 3)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Larry Robinson (Washington, DC) is interviewed by Laurie Sommers on traditional Yoruba drum making and playing. He gives a demonstration.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 2)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 2)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. The Willie Eason interview and song, "Roosevelt", continues from C97-86. Laurie Sommers interviews Eileen Brautman on the subject of Jewish marriage contracts.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9, 10)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9, 10)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
Two audio cassette recordings. Johns discusses his life story and talks about his family life as a boy and learning the trade. He also discussed his carved work and his hand-made tools.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Vassar Clements, interviewed by Bob Stone, discusses his life story, how he started fiddling, his influences and the people with whom he has played fiddle.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Mary Johns continues from C97-91 discussing Seminole crafts.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Dorothea Kent, interviewed by Walter McKenzie, discusses pine needle basketry. Mary Johns discusses Seminole culture.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Amma Essandoh discusses the textile traditions of Ghana.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_06_c81-067bWilliam Syralia interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
Musicians
Music performance
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a_s1708_04_tape21bWilliam "Bill" Wright interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Occupational groups
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing nets
Net makers
Netmaking
Seafood industry
Net maker
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a_s1576_38_tape13Vivian Hall Boston oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston FestivalSoundField recordings
Interviews
African Americans
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Community culture
Family history
Education
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a_s1576_68_c97-088Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 3)SoundMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Drum music
Drum performance
Drums
Music performance
Drummers (Musicians)
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a_s1576_68_c97-087Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 2)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Artists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Steel guitars
Guitar music
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel musicians
Religious music
Religious songs
Personal experience narratives
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Jewish art and symbolism
Ketubah
Marriage contracts
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a_s1576_68_c97-094Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9, 10)SoundCarvers (Decorative artists)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Creek Indians
Native Americans
Wood carving
Woodworking tools
Woodwork
Decorative arts
Wood carvers
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a_s1576_68_c97-093Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Fiddle music
Music performance
Fiddling
Old time music
Music business
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_68_c97-092Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundStorytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Craft
Decorative arts
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
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a_s1576_68_c97-091Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)SoundBasket maker
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Basket making
Basket work
Baskets
Pine needle crafts
Storytelling
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
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a_s1576_68_c97-090Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)SoundNeedleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Arts, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Americans
Needlework
Textile arts
Personal experience narratives
Textiles
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