304 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Personal experience narratives"
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Anne Pesonen interview

Anne Pesonen interview

Date
1981-09-02
Description
Three audio cassettes. Pesonen, who moved to the United States in 1971, talks about her life in Finland and the United States. Copied onto T81-90, T81-91 & T81-92.
Collection
Mary Lipponen interview

Mary Lipponen interview

Date
1981-09-02
Description
Three audio cassettes. Lipponen talks about her life in Finland and the United States. Copied onto T81-92, T81-93 & T81-94.
Collection
Karen Kahill interview

Karen Kahill interview

Date
1981-09-02
Description
One audio cassettes. Kahill, born in Koville, talks about her life in Finland and the United States. Copied onto T81-95.
Collection
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
Interview with circus worker Doc Art Miller

Interview with circus worker Doc Art Miller

Date
1981-10-16
Description
Copied onto reel-to-reels T81-115, T81-116, and T81-117. Some material from the interview was used for the public radio program, Florida Home: Showtown USA. Copies of the radio programs can be found in S 1576, box 16, tapes C85-14.
Collection
Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert Triay

Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert Triay

Date
1983-05-23
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Solano and Triay discuss Minorcan ranching traditions. They talk about the different types of cows they have worked with; the reasons behind branding cows and marking their ears; and other ranching-related topics.
Collection
Interview with Margaret Triay, Donnie Gader, and Linda Hinman on Minorcan foodways

Interview with Margaret Triay, Donnie Gader, and Linda Hinman on Minorcan foodways

Date
1983-05-27
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Side 1: Triay, Gader, and Hinman, all native Floridians, discuss traditional Minorcan foodways in St. Augustine and the rest of Florida. They talk about the characteristics that make their cooking reflective of the Minorcan style and how they make various Minorcan dishes. Side 2: Triay, Gader, and Hinman discuss Minorcan foodways, sayings, and songs in St. Augustine and the rest of Florida.
Collection
Minorcan workshop (with Donnie Gader, Albert Triay and Willis Solano) at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Minorcan workshop (with Donnie Gader, Albert Triay and Willis Solano) at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Side 1: Donnie Gader tells collector Wickman about folk songs and poems and Albert Triay and Willis Solano discuss ranching and potato farming with Peggy Bulger. Side 2: Traiy and Wickman continue their discussion on ranching and potato farming with Bulger.
Collection
Interview with cook Flora Mae Hunter

Interview with cook Flora Mae Hunter

Date
1983-04-13
Description
Two audio cassettes. On side one, Hunter discusses her life's history and her experiences as a cook in various homes and plantations in Florida, Georgia, and Ohio. After marrying, she was hired as a cook for the Baker family at the Horseshoe plantation and worked for them for thirty-six years. She cooked for many prominent guests, including the former Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Mr. and Mrs. Tolbert, and others. She discusses serving food at field trials (dog racing contests held at plantations); cooking collard greens for her family; pan broiling quail; cooking over coal and wood; differences in the kinds of food she cooked for her family and the kinds of food she cooked for the families she worked for; and her parents' farming work. On side two, Hunter discusses a story about making deviled eggs in a version she named Horseshoe eggs; learning to cook both by experimentation and by instruction; her favorite recipes (turkey dressing, chicken sandwiches); remembering how her family members butchered hogs to make sausage and liver pudding; grinding cane; her quilt making; attending Springhill Missionary Baptist Church; playing instruments at church; and the successes of her grandchildren.
Collection
Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description
One audio cassette. On side A, Folklorist Peggy Bulger discusses the nature of folklore and folklife; talks about her objectives as a folklorist; and explains how she conducts her studies. Bulger talks about the Florida Folklife Program; her role as an advocate for folk artists and folk culture; how she identifies folk artists and folk culture; providing analysis and evaluation of the information she collects; folklife programs such as Florida Folk Festival, television documentaries and video programs, slide/tape programs for schools, exhibits, and record albums. In addition, she talks about what drove her interest in folklore and discusses how she became a folklorist and explains how folklife traditions are found in all parts of life.

On side B, Barbara Beauchamp, a participant in the first Florida Folk Festivals of the 1950s, discusses her family history and her home; the first attendees and organizers of the event, such as Fuller Warren, Thelma Boltin, Sarah Gertrude Knott, Ada Miller, Mrs. W.A. Saunders, and Alton Morris; the founding of the Stephen Foster folklife center in White Springs, Florida; and the performers in the earliest festivals, such as the Beseda Dancers from Masaryktown, Florida, and Greek performers from Tarpon Springs. In addition, she talks about the Fox Hollow folk festival; local hotels; and the Old Marble Stage at the Stephen Foster Center.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_06_c81-061Anne Pesonen interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_06_c81-063bMary Lipponen interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_06_c81-066Karen Kahill interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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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_s1576_07_c81-086Interview with circus worker Doc Art MillerSoundField recordings
Medicine shows
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Carnivals
Carnival pitching
Circus performers
Circus workers
Performing arts
Family history
Traveling shows
Oral histories
Circus
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a_s1576_08_c83-039Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert TriaySoundFolklore revival festivals
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Minorcan Americans
Cattle brands
Livestock brands
Cattle
Cattle breeding
Cows
Animals
Ranching
Livestock industry
Ranchers
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a_s1576_08_c83-043Interview with Margaret Triay, Donnie Gader, and Linda Hinman on Minorcan foodwaysSoundFolklore revival festivals
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Cooking and dining
Minorcan Americans
Food habits
Food preparation
Cooks
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a_s1576_08_c83-045Minorcan workshop (with Donnie Gader, Albert Triay and Willis Solano) at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalSoundFolklore revival festivals
Interviews
Workshops
Personal experience narratives
Farm life
Songs
Minorcan Americans
Farming
Ranchers
Farmers
Potato growers
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a_s1576_09_c83-056Interview with cook Flora Mae Hunter SoundFieldwork
Interviews
African Americans
Cooking and dining
Occupational groups
Food preparation
Labor
Occupational training
Plantations
Personal experience narratives
Oral histories
Cooks
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a_s1576_09_c83-058Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Folklorists
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