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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Research methods"
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Woodcarver Charles Lewis

Woodcarver Charles Lewis

Date
1983-08-03
Description
Thirteen color slides. Field research for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. 492-493: example sof Lewis' carvings; 494-504: Lewis carving.
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Virgen de Gaudalupe altar

Virgen de Gaudalupe altar

Date
1985-03-08
Description
Nine color slides. Images of a religious painting by Rey Reyes Castillo for use as an altar. 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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Viki Grimm making a pinata

Viki Grimm making a pinata

Date
1985-02-24
Description
Forty-two color slides. Grimm demonstrating the step by step method for making a pinata -- in this case, a boat pinata. The images were taken in her home. For a complete explanation, find her interview in S 1714, box 4, tape 54. Grimm, born in Mexico City, learned to make pinatas from her family. She made two types: ones completely of papier-mache, and ones with clay pots covered in papier-mache. Pinatas were used during the posada celebrations, a Mexican Christmas tradition that was observed the nine days before the holiday to represent Mary and Joseph's trek to Bethlehem. 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
Viki Grimm discussing pinata making

Viki Grimm discussing pinata making

Date
1985-02-24
Description
One audio cassette. Grimm demonstrating the step by step method for making a pinata -- in this case, a boat pinata. Interview recorded in her home. For images, see S 1577, v. 27, 1538-1579. 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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Tyler's Market -- Mexican grocery store

Tyler's Market -- Mexican grocery store

Date
1985-03-07
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of a Mexican grocery store in Seville, Florida. 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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The Trivette Family playing bluegrass

The Trivette Family playing bluegrass

Date
1985-02-13
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Images of the Trivette family playing bluegrass in Fred Perry's home in St. Augustine. Players consisted of Frank Trivette Sr.(banjo, fiddle) Frank Trivette Jr. (guitar), Doug Trivette (guitar), Buddy Beck (mandolin) and Carlos Brackett (bass). Folklorists Owen Blanton and Mary Anne McDonald can be seen in images 1427 and 1449. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined 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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S.M. Blackmon grinding corn

S.M. Blackmon grinding corn

Date
1983-06-23
Description
Twenty-six color slides. Field reserach for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Images of Blackmon grinding corn into meal.
Collection
Roadside boiled peanuts vendor

Roadside boiled peanuts vendor

Date
1983-07-22
Description
Six color slides. Field research for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. 465-469: Barber boiling peanuts; 470: Commercial roadside sign for peanuts. Boiled peanuts are prepared by boiling, then soaking peanuts in salt water for several hours. Barber was a retired tire store owber.
Collection
Reproductions of Florida-related recordings from the Library of Congress

Reproductions of Florida-related recordings from the Library of Congress

Date
1949
Description

Seven reel to reels. The originals are housed at the Library of Congress (LOC). These copies were made in 1986, when staff from the Florida Folklife Program visited the LOC to duplicate its Florida-related WPA recordings. These recordings range in time from the late 1940s through the 1970s, and were created out of several projects.

T86-227: 1949. Recordings made by Dr. Alton Morris in Jacksonville and Panama City (AFS 9915); 1962. Unidentified various made by Thelma Boltin (AFS 13,992-14,021); 1963. Recordings of Cora McKinney made by Thelma Boltin (AFS 13,992-14,021); 1971. Recordings of Stewart Jones nade by Thelma Boltin (AFS 18,091)

T86-228: 1954 recording of Harry Jumper performing Seminole stories and songs; recorded by Peelle in Polk County;

T86-229 - T86-232: Recordings created by Pinkston for his 1975 PhD dissertation on rural African American religious practices; completed at the University of Miami.

T86-232 (second half) and T86-233: Recordings from the American Folklife Center's Georgia Folklife Project, done in 1979 by folklorist Adler. For detailed information on the recordings, see the indexes in S 1579, box 3.

Collection
Recordings of the Basement to Attic Conference

Recordings of the Basement to Attic Conference

Date
1986-02-07
Description
22 audio cassettes. (Tapes C86-22 through C86-34 are found in box 18.) A conference co-sponsored by the Florida Folklife Program and the Jacksonville Museum of Science and History that dealt with collecting and researching folklife and folklore. The recordings cover the various sessions, workshops, and keynote speakers that covered all aspects of folklife research. Speakers and topics included; What is folklore (Yerkovich/Loomis/Waterman); Reasons for collecting (Kennedy); Folklore (Bulger); archaeology (FSU professor Marrinnan); oral history (Waterman); ethnomusicology (Olsen); cultural geography (Lamme); Ethics in collecting (Kennedy/Foreman/Waterman/Olsen/Bulger); WPA collecting (Kennedy); education and folklore in schools (Nusz); Zora Neale Hurston (Reaver); Keynote speech on folklife collecting (Ives of Maine); technological issues (Walker/Young); and videotaping folklife (Larsen). In addition,. Marie Buggs, Judge Corbin, and Thelma sing and tell stories. For more information on topics, detailed tape indexes, see the index sheets located in S 1579, box 1, folder: "C86-1 through C86-98."
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Woodcarver Charles LewisWoodcarver Charles LewisStill ImageWood carvers
Material culture
Wood carving
Craft
Woodwork
Wood craft
Decorative arts
Woodworking tools
Workplace
Fieldwork
Research methods
Workshops
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Virgen de Gaudalupe altarVirgen de Gaudalupe altarStill ImageFieldwork
Research methods
Art
Artifacts
Religious art
Religion
Catholics
Painting
Christianity
Arts, Mexican
Ethnicity, Mexico
Mexican Americans
Art and religion
Children
Painters
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Viki Grimm making a pinataViki Grimm making a pinataStill ImageFieldwork
Collecting
Research methods
Pinatas
Material culture
Decoration and ornament
Decorative arts
Special events
Craft
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Arts, Mexican
Ethnicity, Mexico
Art
Artisans
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a_s1714_04_tape54Viki Grimm discussing pinata makingSoundFieldwork
Collecting
Research methods
Pinatas
Material culture
Decoration and ornament
Decorative arts
Special events
Craft
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Arts, Mexican
Ethnicity, Mexico
Art
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Artisans
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Tyler's Market -- Mexican grocery storeTyler's Market -- Mexican grocery storeStill ImageFieldwork
Research methods
Specialty stores
Selling
Stores, retail
Community culture
Community enterprise
Material culture
Food
Pinatas
Latinos
Mexican Americans
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The Trivette Family playing bluegrassThe Trivette Family playing bluegrassStill ImageFieldwork
Guitarists
Music performance
Performing arts
Bluegrass musicians
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Musical instruments
Guitar
String instruments
Research methods
Folklorists
Singers
Musicians
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S.M. Blackmon grinding cornS.M. Blackmon grinding cornStill ImageMillers
Material culture
Food preparation
Agriculture
Mills
Machinery
Milling
Corn
Farm life
Farm workers
Fieldwork
Research methods
Gristmills
Farmers
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Roadside boiled peanuts vendorRoadside boiled peanuts vendorStill ImageCooks
Food
Food preparation
Selling
Food industry and trade
Signs (commercial)
Fieldwork
Research methods
Cookery (Peanuts)
Peanuts
Peanut products
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a_s1576_t86-227Reproductions of Florida-related recordings from the Library of CongressSoundFieldwork
Research methods
Interviews
Sound recordings
Folklorists
Religious music
African Americans
Singers
Religious rites
Old time music
Performing arts
Singing
Music performance
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Tales
Storytelling
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a_s1576_17_c86-013Recordings of the Basement to Attic ConferenceSoundFieldwork
Conferences and seminars series
Workshops (Adult education)
Research methods
Teaching of folklore
Education
Blues singers
Blues (Music)
Storytelling
Archaeology
Collecting
Folklore collections
Museums
Oral history
Oral tradition
Folklore
Folklife
Tales
Singing
Ethics
Ethnocentrism
Storytellers
Archaeologists
Anthropologists
Singers
Folklorists
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