315 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 Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)

Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)

Date
1982-01-27
Description
One audio cassette. Born in the Everglades and 74 years old at the time of the interview, Jimmie (through interpreter Jumper) discusses designing and making Seminole skirts and other garmets. Jimmie describes the Seminole words for "design," "skirt" and "top," and talks about the cross design on her skirt, other types of skirt designs, sewing with strips of colorful cloth, rick-rac, teaching her children and grandchildren the craft, and men in the tribe who sew, like Jimmie Osceola. In addition, she discusses the Green Corn Dance, playing the stickball game, women hunters, gardening, singing Christian songs, learning to sew from her mother, and living in a chickee.
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 Barry Masters on coquina construction

Interview with Barry Masters on coquina construction

Date
1983-05-23
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Masters discusses construction with coquina, a limestone rock unique to the eastern coast of Florida. He also discusses building stucco coquina and the high cost of building structures with coquina. Coquina is a type of rock that naturally develops from discarded coquina shells. Found mostly on Anastasia Island near St. Augustine, Florida. For images of Masters, see S 1577, v. 20, slides S83-1418 - S83-1420; S83-1424; S83-1425.
Collection
Interview with Larry Hinman and Wilford Masters on Minorcan maritime traditions

Interview with Larry Hinman and Wilford Masters on Minorcan maritime traditions

Date
1983-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Hinman, a crab trap maker and fisher, and Masters, a cast net maker and service manager at a John Deere plant, discuss Minorcan maritime traditions. Hinman talks about crab tongs; telling the difference between male and female crabs; trap designs, like funnel traps; and inadvertently catching octopus, Sailor's Choice, catfish, and paper cups. Masters discusses the parts of cast nets, demonstrates how to cast a net, his strangest catches; and other topics.
Collection
Interviews of Hon Versaggi, Pam Solano, Theresa Griffin, and Thelma Pacetti on Minorcan crafts

Interviews of Hon Versaggi, Pam Solano, Theresa Griffin, and Thelma Pacetti on Minorcan crafts

Date
1983-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Versaggi (palmetto braiding), Solano, Griffin, and Pacetti (tatting) discuss Minorcan crafts. Wickman conducts a discussion on St. Augustine Minorcan handcrafts they practice. Versaggi discusses learning and practicing palmetto braiding; Griffin discusses learning and practices of and varieties of Spanish embroidery work. Pacetti discusses learning to tat (lace making) and Solano talks about palmetto hat making.
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_c83-037Interview with Annie Jimmie (interpreted by Betty Mae Jumper)SoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Chickee
Clothing and dress
Clothing trade
Patchwork
Textile arts
Sewing
Design
Mikasuki language
Tailors
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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_c83-040Interview with Barry Masters on coquina constructionSoundFolklore revival festivals
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Construction + architecture
Coquina
Stone structures
Shells
Rocks
Mason
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a_s1576_08_c83-041Interview with Larry Hinman and Wilford Masters on Minorcan maritime traditionsSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Occupational groups
Seafood gathering
Minorcan Americans
Crab fisheries Equipment and supplies
Casting (Fishing)
Fishing nets
Crabbers
Fishers
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a_s1576_08_c83-042Interviews of Hon Versaggi, Pam Solano, Theresa Griffin, and Thelma Pacetti on Minorcan craftsSoundFolklore revival festivals
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Craft
Palm frond weaving
Minorcan Americans
Palmetto weaving
Hats
Lace and lace making
Lacemaking
Tatting
Artisans
Needleworkers
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