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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Miccosukee Indians"
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James Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape Project

James Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape Project

Date
1981-09-01
Description
Four reel-to-reel audio recordings. Interview begins on the second half of T81-87, continues on T81-85, T81-86 and concludes on T81-88. Seminole chairman Billie discusses what the Seminole Tribe is attempting to do with their museum; which aspects of their culture he is trying to preserve; artists he feels represent Seminoles well, including David "Bob" Motlow, Sr., Will McLean, Guy LaBree; folk tales; his election as Seminole chairman; fighting in Vietnam; differences between the Seminole and Miccosukee (Billie is a Miccosukee by birth, though chairman of the Seminole tribe); the rabbit as a folk character in Seminole culture; connections between Seminole and African tales; the Green Corn dance; Seminole religion and Christianity; healer Josie Billie; and manhood initiations. Audiocassette copies were made as C81-57, C81-58 & C81-59.
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Mary Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape Project

Mary Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape Project

Date
1980-05-10
Description
Two reel-to-reel tapes. T80-47 has been spliced with T80-48. Billie discusses the history of Seminole dollmaking; marketing the dolls to tourists; learning the craft from her grandmother; patchwork; sweetgrass baskets; and other crafts sold to tourists. Her daughter, Claudia John, interprets from the Mikasuki language.
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O. B. Osceola, Sr. interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

O. B. Osceola, Sr. interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1987-11-22
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the 8th Annual American Indian Days festival. Discusses the difference between reservation and 'independent' Seminoles; his father Cory Osceola; building chickees for a living; other jobs; selling Seminole food such as fry bread; cooking fry bread; selecting vendors for the festival; and difference between Miccosukee and Seminole peoples.
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Seminole Palmetto Dolls slide-tape presentation

Seminole Palmetto Dolls slide-tape presentation

Date
1980
Description
One audio cassette. An educational slide-tape presentation about Seminole doll making. The program was created from earlier fieldwork images and audio recordings. Copied onto T80-96. Duplicate copies can be found in S 1576, box 39, tapes 16-17.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
James Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape ProjectJames Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape ProjectsoundPublic officer
Field recordings
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Interviews
Miccosukee Indians
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Folktales
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Mary Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape ProjectMary Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape ProjectsoundDollmakers
Field recordings
Oral histories
Interviews
Oral narratives
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Dollmaking
Miccosukee Indians
Crafts
Mikasuki language
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a_s1622_03_tape22O. B. Osceola, Sr. interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundCarpentry
Field recordings
Interviews
Seminole Indians
Indigenous peoples
Oral narratives
Life histories
Chickees
Food preparation
Family history
Miccosukee Indians
Florida history
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a_s1576_05_c81-021Seminole Palmetto Dolls slide-tape presentationSoundEducation
Interviews
Indigenous peoples
Seminole Indians
Crafts
Field recordings
Dollmaking
Miccosukee Indians
Palmetto
Toys
Native Americans
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