130 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Oral communication"
Greek Epiphany Traditions  Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Greek Epiphany Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Date
1990-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. The presenters were from Tarpon Springs. 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.
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Interview with Carmen Salvatore

Interview with Carmen Salvatore

Date
1992-03-07
Description
Three cassette tapes. Salvatore was considered a pioneer in Belle Glade, and was interviewed by the FFP for local history. Born in Italy on 22 April 1896, he was a World War I vet, and a founder of Pahokee. In the interview he discusses moving to Florida in 1914, marriage, world War I, Pahokee; work as a fisher; the arrival of roads in 1925; local culture; ethnic conflicts in Florida and New York; farming; work on the local school board in the 1930s; Everglades drainage; Belle Glade history; hunting; bootlegging; the 1928 hurricane; Internal Improvement Board; and early South Florida residents. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Interview with Haitian storyteller Liliane Louis with her apprentice Fernande Forte

Interview with Haitian storyteller Liliane Louis with her apprentice Fernande Forte

Date
1989-08-23
Description
Two audio cassettes. 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.
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Interview with Kathleen and Chanda Rondeau

Interview with Kathleen and Chanda Rondeau

Date
1984-05-05
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Kathleen Rondeau and her daughter Chanda about learning stepdancing. Chanda worked as an apprentice with her mother. They discuss learning step dancing (jigs, horn pipes, and reels); immigration from Ireland; lack of Irish dancing in Florida; Irish dance music; and the Gaelic language. 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, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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Interview with ketubah maker Uriel Goldsmith

Interview with ketubah maker Uriel Goldsmith

Date
1989-03-24
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Goldsmith speaking about Ketubah making in his studio. He also talks about growing up in New York, Jewish caligraphy, history Jewish marriage contracts, Jewish art and symbolism, meaning of colors, and materials used in his art. Jewish marriage contract art is known as Ketubah (Katubut/Katabbah/Katubah). Jewish law requires men to give women a marriage contract on their wedding day. A katubah, usually written in Yiddish, guarantees her financial rights upon his death. The contracts are designed with art and motifs of the local Jewish community. For images of Goldsmith and his ketubah, see S 1680, box 1, folder 2.
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Interview with Panayiota (Penny) King

Interview with Panayiota (Penny) King

Date
1989-06-13
Description
Two audio cassetes.
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Interview with Pysanky egg decorator,  Lubow (Lu) Dochwat Gurley

Interview with Pysanky egg decorator, Lubow (Lu) Dochwat Gurley

Date
1989-04-11
Description
Sixteen color slides. Gurley talks about egg decoration; learning the craft from her mother; symbolism of the craft; and immigration from the Ukraine in 1947 to the US. For images of her eggs, see S 1680, box 1, folder 5.
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Interview with Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez and apprentice Ana Marie de Armas

Interview with Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez and apprentice Ana Marie de Armas

Date
1987-03-04
Description
One audio cassette. (A copy can be found in S 1640, box 22, tape 27.) A second interview can be found on tape 24. For more information on Rodrigues and Armas, see S 1644, box 3, folder 15. 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.
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Interviews with Tarpon Springs residents

Interviews with Tarpon Springs residents

Date
1987-03-21
Description
Seven audio cassette. Interviews conducted by folklorist Taylor with Tapron Springs residents during the Tarpon Springs Centennial Celebration. They discuss local culture, sponge diving, Greek America community, their life histories, and other local customs.
Collection
Interviews with Tarpon Springs residents

Interviews with Tarpon Springs residents

Date
1987-03-21
Description
104 color slides and six proof sheets with 431 black and whites images (plus negatives). Images of the centennial celebration in Tarpon Springs, including music performances, dancing, food, and crafts. Also several images of folklorists Taylor and Belland interviewing local residents. The recordings from those interviews can be found in S 1671, box 1.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t90-073Greek Epiphany Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Greek Americans
Holidays and festivals
Epiphany
Oral communication
Community culture
Community rites
Oral education
Religious rites
Catholics
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a_s1624_03_tape13Interview with Carmen SalvatoreSoundFieldwork
Local history
Italian Americans
Elderly, the
Emigration and immigration
Florida history
Oral histories
Oral communication
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
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a_s1640_20_tape31Interview with Haitian storyteller Liliane Louis with her apprentice Fernande ForteSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Sound recordings
Life histories
Oral histories
African Americans
Oral communication
Apprentices
Storytellers
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a_s1640_03_tape01Interview with Kathleen and Chanda RondeauSoundFieldwork
Apprentices
Women apprentices
Interviews
Oral communication
Irish Americans
Irish dance
Dance
Reels
Jigs
Dance music
Irish language
Emigration and immigration
Teaching of folklore
Dancers
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a_s1680_02_tape06Interview with ketubah maker Uriel GoldsmithSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Judaism
Religious rites
Religious art
Marriage contracts
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Jewish art and symbolism
Decorative arts
Ketubah
Life histories
Oral histories
Oral communication
Sound recordings
Artists
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a_s1680_02_tape03Interview with Panayiota (Penny) KingSoundEmbroiderers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Arts, Greek
Embroidery
Greek Americans
Decorative arts
Domestic arts
Canning and preserving
Games
Needlework
Life histories
Oral histories
Emigration and immigration
Oral communication
Family history
Interviews
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a_s1680_02_tape05Interview with Pysanky egg decorator, Lubow (Lu) Dochwat GurleySoundArtisans
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Fieldwork
Arts, Ukrainian
Ukrainian American art
Ukrainian Americans
Decorative arts
Pysanky
Egg decoration
Eggs
Painting
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Emigration and immigration
Oral communication
Family history
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a_s1640_20_tape21Interview with Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez and apprentice Ana Marie de ArmasSoundApprentices
Venezuelan Americans
Harps
Interviews
Oral communication
Latinos
Children
String instruments
Teaching of folklore
Sound recordings
Harpists
Musicians
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Interviews with Tarpon Springs residentsInterviews with Tarpon Springs residentsSoundInterviews
Greek Americans
Local history
Community culture
Community identity
Oral histories
Oral communication
Life histories
Emigration and immigration
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Interviews with Tarpon Springs residentsInterviews with Tarpon Springs residentsSoundFestivals
Special events
Arts, Greek
Community culture
Cookery, Greek
Greek Americans
Oral communication
Life histories
Interviewing
Dancers
Folk dance
Microphone
Folklorists
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