19 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Oratory"
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Activities of the 1954 Florida Folk Festival

Activities of the 1954 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1954-05
Description
Thirteen black and white prints, and five negatives. Images of performers and activities of the 1954 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Auctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiques

Auctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiques

Date
1984-12
Description
Seventeen color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, images show him auctioning antiques at the Pioneer Auction Company on Southside Blvd. in Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Auctioneers Gene and John Larison

Auctioneers Gene and John Larison

Date
1987-08-07
Description
Nine color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Colonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for students

Colonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for students

Date
1985-10-13
Description
Eleven color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he demonstrates auctioneering at Oceanway Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Colonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary students

Colonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary students

Date
1985-01-31
Description
Fourteen color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he demonstrates auctioneering at Northshore Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Folklife demonstrations at Melrose Elementary School

Folklife demonstrations at Melrose Elementary School

Date
1982-02-05
Description
One proof sheet with 20 black and white images (plus negatives). Brown performed traditional monologues, on 5 February 1982. A recording can be found in S 1608, box 2, tape 4; and two color slides can be found in S 1577, volume 11, slides S82-1188 and S82-1189. Also images of students performing jump-rope games, on 8 February 1982. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists.
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Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)

Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Opening performances, including remarks by folklorist and Folklife Program director Loomis and festival director Boltin; jump rope and handclapping games by students, and sea songs by the Deep Water Family (from Jacksonville: Steve, Mike, and Cindy Nash). The Drifting Cowboys performed cowboy songs, and consisted of Bob & Dottie Tinsley, and Jim Robinson.
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Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1985-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Opening performances, including remarks by Rogers and Boltin; with Walton playing guitar, telling stories and singing. Boltin and Rogers were co-hosts for the Friday morning performance.

 

 

 

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Gene & John Larison demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Gene & John Larison demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1987-08-28
Description
One audio cassette.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Activities of the 1954 Florida Folk FestivalActivities of the 1954 Florida Folk Festival Still ImagePerforming arts
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performers
Square dancing
Country dancing
Dancers
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Choirs (music)
Square dance
Orators
Oratory
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a_s1608_02_tape04Anthony Brown demonstrating recitations at the Melrose Junior High School for the Hamilton & Columbia Counties Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundJunior high schools
Students
Classrooms
Recitations
Oratory
Public speaking
Field recordings
African Americans
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Auctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiquesAuctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiquesStill ImageFieldwork
Auctioneering
Occupational groups
Workplace
Selling
Oratory
Auctions
Economic practices
Antiques
Dealers (Retail trade)
Oral performance
Oral communication
Auctioneers
Orators
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Auctioneers Gene and John LarisonAuctioneers Gene and John LarisonStill ImageAuctioneers
Fieldwork
Auctioneering
Auctions
Antiques
Furniture
Material culture
Selling
Occupational groups
Oral performance
Oral communication
Orators
Oratory
Economic practices
Workplace
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Colonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for studentsColonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for studentsStill ImageEducation
Auctioneering
Occupational groups
Demonstrations
Students
Oratory
Auctions
Economic practices
Elementary schools
Classrooms
Oral performance
Oral communication
Teaching of folklore
Auctioneers
Orators
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Colonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary studentsColonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary studentsStill ImageEducation
Auctioneering
Occupational groups
Demonstrations
Students
Oratory
Auctions
Economic practices
Elementary schools
Classrooms
Oral performance
Oral communication
Teaching of folklore
Auctioneers
Orators
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Folklife demonstrations at Melrose Elementary SchoolFolklife demonstrations at Melrose Elementary SchoolStill ImageFieldwork
Classrooms
Elementary schools
Performing arts
African Americans
Oral communication
Oral performance
Oratory
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Jump ropes
Play
Education
Play areas
Leisure
Recreation
Children
Orators
Students
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a_s1576_t84-003Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)SoundMusicians
Singers
Storytellers
Guitarist
Children
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Oratory
Storytelling
Tales
Music performance
Singing
Sea songs
Hand-clapping games
Cowboys
Country music
Students
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a_s1576_t85-001Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Oratory
Tales
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Religious music
Selling
Guitar music
Storytelling
Guitarists
Folk singers
Musicians
Singers
Storytellers
Guitarist
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a_s1685_06_tape05Gene & John Larison demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Auction chants
Auctions
Auction house
Speech play
Selling
Oratory
Auctioneers
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