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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Quilts"
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Ruth Brill interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Ruth Brill interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1986-09-02
Description
Two audio recordings. Brill was from Wisconsin, where she taught school. In the interview, she discusses learning to quilt; teaching; receiving a degree in art; exhibiting her work; on her marriage; using a sewing machine; 4-H clubs; types of quilting; and teaching the skill.
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Ruth Brill demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Ruth Brill demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1986-12-11
Description
Two audio recordings. Quilter Brill, originally from Wisconsin and former teacher, presenting at two elementary schools: Palmetto Elementary School and Meadow Park Elementary School.
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Margaret Isom interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Margaret Isom interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1987-08-07
Description
One audio cassette. Isom, originally from Kansas, discusses learning quilting from a cousin; uses of quilts in her home; types of quilts and designs; joining the Boynton Beach Library Quilters Club in 1984; and techniques of quilting.
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Interview with quilter Loretta Coblenz

Interview with quilter Loretta Coblenz

Date
1987-01-06
Description
The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts program between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Interview with quilter Elsie Horst

Interview with quilter Elsie Horst

Date
1986-12-20
Description
One audio cassette. Horst is Amish and learned quilting from her mother. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Interview with quilter Mattie Wittmer

Interview with quilter Mattie Wittmer

Date
1987-01-06
Description
Two audio cassettes. Wittmer is Amish, and the aunt of quilter Loretta Coblenz. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Interviewer with quilter and former juke joint cook Ruth Rowe

Interviewer with quilter and former juke joint cook Ruth Rowe

Date
1985-01-09
Description
One audio cassette. Rowe was a quilter and a former juke (jook) joint cook. In this interview, she discusses both pursuits, as well as her family history and her time with the local Home Demonstration Clubs. For images of Rowe, see S 1577, v. 28, slides 2012-2043. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
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1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

Date
1978-05
Description
Five black and white prints. P79-679 Rufus Adams of Mayo demontrating his corn shuck bottom chairs to crowds. P79-681 Queen Udell and her yo-yo quilt. Yo-yo quilt were quilts made from several circular swatches of cloth swen together. P79-682 Cabinet maker Kjell Lunestad of St. Augustine. P79-683 Reverend Thurlow Reed of Key West playing music with a conch shell. P79-684 Jay Abner in front of his restaurant in White Springs. Karl Holland of the Florida Dept. of Commerce took the photographs. He often worked for the Florida Folk Festival, in which he woudl send all unused Commerce photos to the Florida Folklife Program.
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Activities at the 1986 Fourth of July celebration

Activities at the 1986 Fourth of July celebration

Date
1986-07-04
Description
Sixty-seven color slides. Each year, the Florida Folklife Program offered traditional music and games for Independence Day at the Stephen Foster Memorial. Folklorist Roller can be seen in slide S86-151.
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Alma Bailey quilting on her front porch

Alma Bailey quilting on her front porch

Date
1986-03
Description
Seven color slides. Created as research for the Craft Demonstration Area of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. 1186: Quilt hanging on front porch; 1220 - 1225: Alma with her quilts.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1685_04_tape09Ruth Brill interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundQuilting
Needlework
Field recordings
Quilts
Textile processes
Machine sewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
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a_s1685_04_tape11Ruth Brill demonstration for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundQuiltmakers
Needlework
Field recordings
Quilts
Textile processes
Machine sewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Elementary schools
School children
Students
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a_s1685_05_tape10Margaret Isom interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundQuilting
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Quilts
Needlework
Decorative arts
Textile processes
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a_s1708_04_tape05Interview with quilter Loretta CoblenzSoundFieldwork
Quilts
Needlework
Quilted goods
Art, Mennonite
Mennonites
Decorative arts
Material culture
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Quiltmakers
Needleworkers
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a_s1708_04_tape21aInterview with quilter Elsie HorstSoundFieldwork
Quilts
Needlework
Quilted goods
Art, Mennonite
Mennonites
Decorative arts
Material culture
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Quiltmakers
Needleworkers
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a_s1708_05_tape15Interview with quilter Mattie WittmerSoundFieldwork
Art, Mennonite
Mennonites
Material culture
Quilted goods
Quilting
Quilts
Needlework
Decorative arts
Sound recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Quiltmakers
Needleworkers
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a_s1714_03_tape01Interviewer with quilter and former juke joint cook Ruth RoweSoundQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Cooks
Fieldwork
Needlework
Woven goods
Textile arts
Cooking and dining
Family history
Decorative arts
Domestic arts
African Americans
Quilted goods
Quilting
Quilts
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Juke joints
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1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs1978 Florida Folk Festival photographsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Demonstrations
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Restaurants
Cabinetwork
Carpentry
Woodwork
Quilting
Quilts
Textile arts
Chair caning
Quiltmakers
Carpenters
Cabinetmakers
Furniture maker
Musicians
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Activities at the 1986 Fourth of July celebrationActivities at the 1986 Fourth of July celebrationStill ImageHolidays and festivals
Fourth of July
Special events
Children
Games
Contests
Watermelons
Food
Quilts
Music performance
Stringband music
Cakewalk (Dance)
Dancers
Musicians
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Alma Bailey quilting on her front porchAlma Bailey quilting on her front porchStill ImageQuiltmakers
Material culture
Textiles
Craft
Quilts
Textile arts
Domestic arts
Quilting
Decorative arts
Design
Porches
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