15 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Palestinian Americans"
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Wedding reception at the Ramallah-American Club

Wedding reception at the Ramallah-American Club

Date
1985-05-19
Description
Ten color slides. 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 curricula. 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, and 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.
Collection
Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Date
1985-11-07
Description
One video recording. (VHS; 1:50:00) A video of a wedding between Musa Kamel and Georgina Marie on 7 November 1985 at the National Shrine of St. George Melkite-Greek Catholic Church in Birmingham, Alabama. Includes the ceremony, the reception, and ends with the married couple walking into their hotel room.
Collection
Palestinian embroidery by Nadia Michaels

Palestinian embroidery by Nadia Michaels

Date
1986-04-29
Description
Fourteen color slides. 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.
Collection
Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Date
1985-03-05
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Demonstrating Palestinian emboridery and clothing at Loretto Elementary School. An interview with Farmand can be found in S 1576, Box 22, C86-171/172. 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, and 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.
Collection
Needleworker Nadia Michael in Jacksonville

Needleworker Nadia Michael in Jacksonville

Date
1986-03
Description
Thirty black and white negatives. Images of Palestinian American Nadia Michael sewing at her home.
Collection
Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugs

Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugs

Date
1986-01-14
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Demostrating embroidery and Palestinian rugs at Timucua 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, and 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.
Collection
Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery

Date
1985-05-06
Description
Twenty color slides. Demonstrating embroidery at Stockton 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.
Collection
Nadia Michaels and her Palestinian embroidery

Nadia Michaels and her Palestinian embroidery

Date
1986-05-02
Description
Twenty-four color slides. 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.
Collection
Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)

Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)

Date
1985-02-14
Description
Two color slides.
Collection
Interview with Palestinian cook Ida Farah

Interview with Palestinian cook Ida Farah

Date
1984-12-07
Description
One audio cassette. The interview took place in Farah's Deli and Imported Foods restaurant. Farah discusses moving to Jacksonville in 1969; learning to cook from her mother; life in Palestine; early bakery experiences; the Arabic language; Arabic dining; teaching her daughter to cook; Arabic versus non-Arabic customers in deli; foods sold: grape leaves, pita bread, falafel, tabouli; making falafel; pastries; food at special events; and types of demonstrations she can do. Images of Nadia can be found in S 1577, v. 36. 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,and 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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Wedding reception at the Ramallah-American ClubWedding reception at the Ramallah-American ClubStill ImageFieldwork
Wedding ceremonies
Weddings
Palestinian Americans
Arab Americans
Musical instruments
Dance
Rites and ceremonies
Special events
Ethnicity, Arabic
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
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Palestinian Wedding TraditionsPalestinian Wedding TraditionsMoving ImageVideo recording
Wedding ceremonies
Weddings
Marriage service
Marriage celebrants
Marriage rites
Rites and ceremonies
Rites of passage
Community culture
Community rites
Arab Americans
Ethnicity, Arabic
Palestinian Americans
Catholics
Church buildings
Church services
Churches
Dance
Cake
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Palestinian embroidery by Nadia MichaelsPalestinian embroidery by Nadia MichaelsStill ImageEmbroiderers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Needlework
Palestinian Americans
Textile arts
Decorative arts
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Nuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroideryNuhad Farmand demonstrating Palestinian embroideryStill ImageSchools
Students
Children
Teaching of folklore
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Needlework
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Musicians
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Needleworker Nadia Michael in JacksonvilleNeedleworker Nadia Michael in JacksonvilleStill ImageEmbroidery
Folklife
Palestinian Americans
Sewing
Needlework
Textile arts
Textiles
Embroiderers
Needleworkers
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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugsNadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroidery and rugsStill ImageSchools
Education
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Needlework
Teaching of folklore
Rugs
Embroiderers
Rug makers
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Nadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroideryNadia Michaels demonstrating Palestinian embroideryStill ImageSchools
Education
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Palestinian Americans
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Decorative arts
Arab Americans
Clothing and dress
Needlework
Teaching of folklore
Embroiderers
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Nadia Michaels and her Palestinian embroideryNadia Michaels and her Palestinian embroideryStill ImageNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Fieldwork
Embroidery
Palestinian Americans
Material culture
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Decoration and ornament
Needlework
Sewing
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Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)Still ImageRug makers
Weavers
Embroiderers
Fieldwork
Rug making
Rugs
Arab Americans
Palestinian Americans
Textile arts
Textiles
Embroidery
Weaving
Women weavers
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a_s1576_22_c86-170Interview with Palestinian cook Ida FarahSoundCooks
Bakers and bakeries
Fieldwork
Interviews
Sound recordings
Life histories
Oral histories
Palestinian Americans
Food preparation
Food
Food habits
Cooking and dining
Arab Americans
Restaurants
Delicatessens
Community enterprise
Specialty stores
Emigration and immigration
Baking
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