65 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Protestants"
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Frederick Benedict interview

Frederick Benedict interview

Date
1976-06-10
Description
Benedict discusses his personal history, the history and culture and lifestyle of those of his religion and denomination (the Old German Baptists' Brethren), and splits within the church due to changes in culture and the birth of inventions such as the telephone, cars, radios, and movies. Loud background noises.
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Dr. Marcus Miller interview

Dr. Marcus Miller interview

Date
1976-06-08
Description
Miller, a family practioner, is the author of Roots by the River (1973), a history of the Old German Baptist Brethern in Miami County, Ohio. On side 1 of the audio cassette, he discusses the culture of his church, the Old German Baptists Brethren Church. He describes his church's stance on a variety of cultural issues and explains their stance on television and radio for entertainment, airplanes, electrical appliances, musical instruments; describes their use of music in worship; talks about their views on particular occupations, the Revolutionary War, taxes, and the separation of church and government. On side 2, Miller continues his conversation with Bulger on his religion's lifestyle and stance on issues. Covers the difference in doctrines and teachings between churches in eastern and western U.S. brotherhoods and the church's position on slavery, the Civil War, wars and conscientious-objecting, civil lawsuits, taxes meant to fund wars, Social Security, art, photography, alcohol and tobacco use, education, roles for women, marriage and birth control. He also describes rituals in the church like conversion, baptism, and the love feast.
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Dr. Marcus Miller interview

Dr. Marcus Miller interview

Date
1976-06-08
Description
Miller, a family practioner, is the author of Roots by the River (1973), a history of the Old German Baptist Brethern in Miami County, Ohio. He talks about his family's history and religious background and the characteristics of various denominations: the traditional Old German Baptist Brethren, the progressive Brethren Church, and the conservative Church of the Brethren. Talks about splits in the German Baptist Church over automobiles and other issues, their opposition to the paying preachers and the establishment of Sunday schools, and some members' choice not to use electricity. He also discusses young people in the church, bible education at home, divisions within the church, friendliness in the church, bans on rubber tires, women making their own dresses, and encouraging beard-wearing in men. He describes children who leave the church, marriage outside the church, the enthusiasm of converts, the Old Brethern in Salida, California, and the use of and choosing of proper automobiles. Miller was born in Montgomery, Ohio.
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Frederick Benedict interview

Frederick Benedict interview

Date
1976-06-10
Description
Benedict explains his preference for smaller schools and the drawbacks of high school and college; his work in printing; his objection to secret societies and clubs; and his preference for simple furniture. He also discusses Old German Baptist Brethren discouragement of photographs, using items for general usage within the group, and denominational splits. Benedict also describes disagreements and contentiousness within the church, the benefits of church fellowship, care for older members of the church, the outlawing of suing and divorcing, and the fact that women may start singing songs only if no men are present. The tape contains loud background noises.
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Gospel program the New Berlin Baptist Church

Gospel program the New Berlin Baptist Church

Date
1984-08-04
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of a gospel program at the New Berlin Baptist Church featuring several Jacksonville-based gospel groups. 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
Recording of Mt. Zion Holiness Temple Church service

Recording of Mt. Zion Holiness Temple Church service

Date
1978-04-16
Description
Two reel to reel recordings.
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Recording of the Freewill Baptist Church Revival

Recording of the Freewill Baptist Church Revival

Date
1979-08-01
Description
Two reel to reels. Recording of a revival meeting between several churches, and held at the Freewill Baptist Church in White Springs. A complete service, including prayer, choir singing, a sermon, and offerings.
Collection
Recording of St. Johns Missionary Baptist Church services

Recording of St. Johns Missionary Baptist Church services

Date
1980-04-27
Description
Four reel to reels. (Copied partly onto C90-58). For images see S 1577, box 17, folder 57.
Collection
Recording of a service at the Testerina Primitive Baptist Church

Recording of a service at the Testerina Primitive Baptist Church

Date
1980-05-11
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.

 

 

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Recording of a service at the Miccosukee Church of God of Prophecy

Recording of a service at the Miccosukee Church of God of Prophecy

Date
1980-05-11
Description
One reel to reel recording. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_02_c78-036Frederick Benedict interviewSoundInterviews
Oral histories
Baptists, German
Church membership
German Americans
Christianity
Protestants
Church services
Field recordings
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a_s1576_02_c78-037Dr. Marcus Miller interviewSoundInterviews
Oral histories
Baptists, German
German Americans
Field recordings
Protestants
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a_s1576_03_c79-087Dr. Marcus Miller interviewSoundInterviews
Oral histories
Baptists, German
German Americans
Protestants
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a_s1576_03_c79-088Frederick Benedict interviewSoundInterviews
Baptists, German
German Americans
Protestants
Oral histories
Field recordings
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a_s1576_22_c86-190Gospel program the New Berlin Baptist ChurchSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Sound recordings
Church services
Choir singing
A capella singers
A capella singing
Religious music
Churches
Music performance
Christianity
Protestants
Religion
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Spirituals (Songs)
Choirs (music)
Baptists
Singers
Choruses
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a_s1576_t78-318Recording of Mt. Zion Holiness Temple Church serviceSoundAfrican Americans
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Church attendance
Church services
Churches
Fieldwork
Sermons
Prayers
Prayer
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Performing arts
Religious music
Religious songs
Religious rites
Religion
Protestants
Christianity
Singers
Bands (Music)
Preachers
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a_s1576_t79-021Recording of the Freewill Baptist Church RevivalSoundSingers
Fieldwork
Church services
African Americans
Churches
Church membership
Church attendance
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Religion
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Religious music
Religious songs
Sermons
Beliefs and cultures
Christianity
Protestants
Baptists
Singing
Music performance
Prayers
Preachers
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a_s1576_t80-050Recording of St. Johns Missionary Baptist Church servicesSoundReligion
Churches
Community rites
African Americans
Christianity
Preachers
Church attendance
Church membership
Protestants
Baptists
Church services
Fieldwork
Prayer
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Sermons
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a_s1576_t81-023Recording of a service at the Testerina Primitive Baptist ChurchSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Churches
Church services
Protestants
Sermons
Preachers
Christianity
Prayer
Church attendance
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Religion
Religious music
Singers
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a_s1576_t81-024Recording of a service at the Miccosukee Church of God of ProphecySoundFieldwork
African Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Churches
Church services
Protestants
Sermons
Christianity
Prayer
Church attendance
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Religion
Religious music
Singers
Preachers
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