47 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Research methods"
Filming netmaker Billy Burbank

Filming netmaker Billy Burbank

Date
1986-08-08
Description
Four black and white prints. State folklorist Bulger and WUFT-TV cameramen Saperstein and Williams film Billy Burbank and family making fishing nets. Footage was sued for the shrimping folklife documentary, Fishing All My Days.
Collection
Florida watermelon

Florida watermelon

Date
1983-07-27
Description
Two color slides. Field reserach for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Two images of a watermelon in North Florida.
Collection
Folklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles Herrin

Folklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles Herrin

Date
1986-04-05
Description
Three contact sheets with 77 photographic black and white images; plus logs and negatives. Copy of the interview can be found in S 1592, box 7, tapes 12-14. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Folklorist Doris Dyen interviewing Betty Mae Jumper

Folklorist Doris Dyen interviewing Betty Mae Jumper

Date
1982
Description
Two color slides. Images taken at the Hollywood reservation library. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other on traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
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Folklorist Merri Belland investigating a punk tree

Folklorist Merri Belland investigating a punk tree

Date
1980-02-14
Description
One color slide.
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Folklorist Ormond Loomis interviewing Paul Bower

Folklorist Ormond Loomis interviewing Paul Bower

Date
1984-05-26
Description
One proof sheet with ten images (plus negatives). Loomis interviews Bower inside a chickee--a traditional Seminole home/dwelling. For an interview with Bower, see S 1576, box 21, reel T81-118/119, from 1981. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year until 2003.
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Date
1986-11-14
Description
Twenty-four color slides. Images of folklorists Taylor and Loomis measuring a fishing boat built by Segree in his yard. More images may be found in S 1592, box 4, folder 4. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Date
1986-11-14
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-three black and white images. Images are of folklorists Taylor and Loomis measuring a fishing boat built by Segree in his yard. More images may be found in S 1577, v. 45. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Fred Perry playing his fiddle

Fred Perry playing his fiddle

Date
1985-02-13
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of well-known fiddler Fred Perry playing his repertoire of old fiddle tunes. He is joined by Doug and Frank Trivette. Perry has played in the St. Johns region for over fifty years, including with bluegrass great Ralph Stanley. Also on the tape is Fred's wife Ruby. For images of the performance, see slides S85-1496 - S85-1498 in S 1577, V. 27. 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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Guadalupe Ramos discussing Mexican American foodways in her home

Guadalupe Ramos discussing Mexican American foodways in her home

Date
1985-03-04
Description
Seventeen color slides. Ramos with her children in her home discussing Mexican American foodways. Also includes images of religious objects in her house. The children in the slides were the offspring of fern farm workers in the area that Ramos watched. 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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Filming netmaker Billy BurbankFilming netmaker Billy BurbankStill ImageNet maker
Fieldwork
Documentary videos
Fishing nets
Netmaking
Net makers
Workplace
Seafood industry
Occupational groups
Video recording
Interviewing
Research methods
Television cameras
Folklorists
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Florida watermelonFlorida watermelonStill ImageFood
Fruit
Fieldwork
Research methods
Watermelons
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Folklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles HerrinFolklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles HerrinStill ImageFieldwork
Oral communication
Interviewing
Sound recording
Research methods
Audiotape recordings
Recording equipment
Boatbuilders
Folklorists
Shrimpers (persons)
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Folklorist Doris Dyen interviewing Betty Mae JumperFolklorist Doris Dyen interviewing Betty Mae JumperStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indian reservations
Audiotape recordings
Sound recording
Interviewing
Fieldwork
Oral communication
Research methods
Needleworkers
Folklorists
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Folklorist Merri Belland investigating a punk treeFolklorist Merri Belland investigating a punk treeStill ImageFieldwork
Occupational groups
Trees
Research methods
Flora
Folklorists
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Folklorist Ormond Loomis interviewing Paul BowerFolklorist Ormond Loomis interviewing Paul BowerStill ImageInterviewing
Research methods
Fieldwork
Chickee
Seminole Indians
Indian reservations
Native Americans
Folklorists
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeFolklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeStill ImageFieldwork
Boats and boating
Material culture
Boats
Woodwork
Maritime life
Carpentry
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Weights and measures
Measurements
Research methods
Carpenters
Boatbuilders
Folklorists
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeFolklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeStill ImageCarpenters
Fieldwork
Boats and boating
Material culture
Boats
Woodwork
Maritime life
Carpentry
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Weights and measures
Measurements
Research methods
Boatbuilders
Folklorists
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a_s1714_04_tape38Fred Perry playing his fiddleSoundFieldwork
Sound recording
Research methods
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Fiddles
String instruments
Musical instruments
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Musicians
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
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Guadalupe Ramos discussing Mexican American foodways in her homeGuadalupe Ramos discussing Mexican American foodways in her homeStill ImageFieldwork
Research methods
Interviewing
Food
Food habits
Tools
Catholics
Religious art
Christianity
Cooking and dining
Children
Mexican Americans
Ethnicity, Mexico
Mexican American cookery
Cooks
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