175 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Religion"
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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.
Collection
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
Interview with an unidentified santero and Cuban immigrant Cookqui Hernandez

Interview with an unidentified santero and Cuban immigrant Cookqui Hernandez

Date
1980-04-02
Description
Four reel to reels. Santeria is a New World version of the African-based Yoruba religion that was combined with elements of Catholicism. Bulger interviews an unnamed Santero, a priest within the Santeria religion. They discuss the origins of the religions, various rituals and beliefs, botanicas, healing, and the roles of men and women in the religion. The interview is in Spanish, with Hernandez translating. There is also a short interview with Hernandez about emigrating to the United States from Cuba. Interview conducted for a slide/tape program on Cuban-Americans, a copy of which can be found on T80-95.
Collection
Interview with Cuban immigrant Aleida Martinez-Garrido

Interview with Cuban immigrant Aleida Martinez-Garrido

Date
1980
Description
One reel to reel. Interveiw with a Cuban immigrant about the Cuban American community in Miami. Topics include: Reasons for immigration; life in Cuba; Communism; Fidel Castro (and jokes/anti-Castro movements), bolita; Santeria; quince; acculturation of Cuban Americans; the Mariel boat lift on 1980. Interview conducted for a slide/tape program on Cuban-Americans, a copy of which can be found on T80-95.
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
Interview with blues singer/pianist Ida Goodson

Interview with blues singer/pianist Ida Goodson

Date
1981-11-03
Description
Four reel to reels. Interview with singer and pianist Ida Goodson. Born and raised in Pensacola, she toured and recorded with various blues and jazz bands in the late 1920s and 1930s, and later worked for a lumber company for 35 years, while still playing the nightclubs. She converted to Christianity in 1960 and began playing gospel music. In the interview, she discusses her family; her sisters experiences in the music business; learning to play piano; her first song; blues, Dixieland, and jazz music in the 1920s and 1930s; touring Alabama and Georgia in the 1930s; Florida nightclubs; her marriage in 1927; her children's involvement in music; growing up in the Baptist Church and her religious reawakening in the 1960s; recording in New Orleans; games she played as a child; and May Day and Mardi Gras celebrations in Pensacola. Copied onto audiocassettes C83-1, C83-2, C83-3, and C83-4.
Collection
Interview with blues singer Mary McClain

Interview with blues singer Mary McClain

Date
1982-08-05
Description
Two reel to reels. Known as Diamond Teeth Mary for the jewels she placed in her teeth in the 1940s, Mary was born in West Virginia, and always claimed to be the half sister of fellow blues singer Bessie Smith. In 1918, she moved to Florida's Gulf Coast. During her later years, she lived in Bradenton, Florida. Although McClain was a popular performer in the 1920s and 1930s, she stopped performing the blues for many years. She was rediscovered by the Florida Folklife Program in the 1980s. In 1986, she won the Florida Folk Heritage Award in 1986. She died on 4 April 2000. In the interview, she discusses the start of her career; blues music; various groups she performed with; performing with George Burns, Bessie Smith, and Sarah Vaughan; minstrel shows; her family history; her conversion to Christianity in 1962; and her work in churches. Copied on audiocassettes C83-24 and C83-25. Material used for the public radio program, Florida Home: I Started With the Blues. Copies of the programs can be found on C85-16.
Collection
Singing by the Church of God in Christ

Singing by the Church of God in Christ

Date
1980-05-04
Description
Three 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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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_t80-038Interview with an unidentified santero and Cuban immigrant Cookqui HernandezSoundSanteros
Healers
Fieldwork
Oral histories
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Santeria
Religion
Cuban Americans
Latinos
Religious rites
Emigration and immigration
Catholics
Saints
Santerios
Purity, Ritual
Specialty stores
Beliefs and cultures
Spanish language
Health
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a_s1576_t80-046Interview with Cuban immigrant Aleida Martinez-GarridoSoundFieldwork
Oral histories
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Santeria
Jokes
Cuban Americans
Latinos
Cuba
Emigration and immigration
Religion
Politics and culture
Political movements
Communism
Castro, Fidel, 1926-
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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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a_s1576_t82-001Interview with blues singer/pianist Ida GoodsonSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Piano music (Blues)
Personal experience narratives
Jazz music
Family history
Churches
Religious music
Vaudeville
Baptists
Nightclubs
Holidays and festivals
Mardi Gras
Calendar rites
Music business
May Day
Racial segregation
African Americans Segregation
Great Depression
Medicine shows
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Religion
Christianity
Singers
Pianists
Women jazz musicians
Blues singers
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a_s1576_t82-033Interview with blues singer Mary McClainSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
African Americans
Music business
Blues (Music)
Performing arts
Singing
Religion
Christianity
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Traveling theater
Minstrel shows
Family history
Performers
Blues singers
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a_s1576_t83-079Singing by the Church of God in ChristSoundFieldwork
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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