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Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 1)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Copied onto C86-65.) Joseph played Pa Lambi (conch shell). He also discusses its history and uses. He is joined by several Haitian dancers. The folklife area in 1986 focused on Miami-Dade, which stemmed from fieldwork work on the 1986 Miami-Dade Folklife Survey, conducted by Lauri Sommers, Tina Bucuvalas, and Nancy Nusz.
Collection
Florida architecture: St. Augustine structures

Florida architecture: St. Augustine structures

Date
1978-05
Description
Ten color slides. Images of various colonial structures in St. Augustine focusing on coquina (a shellrock found in the area). Slides S78-86 and S78-869 are missing.
Collection
Florida architecture: Architecture of White Springs

Florida architecture: Architecture of White Springs

Date
1978-04
Description
Thirty-four color slides. Images of White Springs architecture, focusing on natural elements such as rocks, stones, and shells. Missing are slides S78-765, 779, 782.
Collection
Bill and Doris Boger with their carvings and baskets

Bill and Doris Boger with their carvings and baskets

Date
1987-06
Description
Fourteen color slides. Images of Bill's wood carving, and Doris' baskets. He was from Chunn's Cove, North Carolina, and she from Alabama. For more information on them, see S 1704, box 1, folder 1. They both dabbled in many crafts. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art 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.
Collection
Barry Master demonstrating coquina architecture at the 1983 Flordia Folk Festival

Barry Master demonstrating coquina architecture at the 1983 Flordia Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
Five color slides. Coquina is a type of rock that naturally develops from discarded coquina shells. Found mostly on Anastasia Island near St. Augustine, Florida.
Collection
1986 Florida Folk Festival (12 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (12 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes. Po lambi was used in rural Haitian villages to signal social gatherings, as work songs, and harvesting. It is usuaslly played with drums, and is of African origin. For Haitians, it is a symbol of their culture. For an interveiw with Joseph, see S 1576, T86-58 (C86-101).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t86-022Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 1)SoundMusicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Music performance
Shells
Demonstrations
Dancers
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Florida architecture: St. Augustine structuresFlorida architecture: St. Augustine structuresStill ImageFieldwork
Architecture
Coquina
Stone structures
Stone walls
Shells
Colonial architecture
Windows
Buildings
Structures
Community culture
Bricks
Chimneys
Mortar
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Florida architecture: Architecture of White SpringsFlorida architecture: Architecture of White SpringsStill ImageFieldwork
Architecture
Bricks
Stone structures
Stone
Rocks
Material culture
Construction + architecture
Houses
Shells
Porches
Dwellings
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Bill and Doris Boger with their carvings and basketsBill and Doris Boger with their carvings and basketsStill ImageWood carvers
Basket maker
Fieldwork
Craft
Shells
Decorative arts
Material culture
Pine needle crafts
Baskets
Workshops
Figurines
Wood carving
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Barry Master demonstrating coquina architecture at the 1983 Flordia Folk FestivalBarry Master demonstrating coquina architecture at the 1983 Flordia Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Special events
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Demonstrations
Architecture
Occupational groups
Coquina
Shells
Rocks
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (12 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (12 of 17)Moving ImageMusicians
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Shells
African Americans
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Musical instruments
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