27 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Shells"
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Maggie Melton with her native materials craft

Maggie Melton with her native materials craft

Date
1979-11
Description
Seventeen color slides. Melton with her native material crafts, including gourds, rattlesnake hides, turtle shells, and other shells.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 10)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 10)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Copied onto C86-74. Jesus Rodriguez on Venezuelan harp, Henry Rodriguez on maracas, and Nelson Zuleta on quatro. Joseph played po lambi (conch shell). He also discusses its history and uses. Andre Max and George Edmond play drums and rhythm sticks. Gavilarine Moraville performs traditional Haitian dances. 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
Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 5)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 5)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Copied onto C86-69. Joseph plays po lambi (conch shell). He also discusses its history and uses. Andre Max and George Edmond play drums and rhythm sticks. Gavilarine Moraville dances. Jaime Bronsztein, born 1940 plays traditional Jewish wedding songs, klezmer music. 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
Rev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Rev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
One black and white print. Weed was from Key West.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reels 11-12)

Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reels 11-12)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. (Copied onto C86-86, C86-87.) The start of Grupo's performance can be found on T86-42. Friedland served as emcee. Joseph played po 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
Sunday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Sunday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1980-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The start of the Wind That Shakes the Barley performance can be found on T80-73. Moses Williams played blues music on the diddly bow. Workman played a conch shell.
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
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
Interview with Amish artists Menno and Idah Ebersol

Interview with Amish artists Menno and Idah Ebersol

Date
1987-01-02
Description
One audio cassette. 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 art 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.
Collection
Limone Joseph demonstrates polambi

Limone Joseph demonstrates polambi

Date
1985-08
Description
Two color slides. The Po lambi was a Haitian musical instrument. The skill was used in rural Haitian villages to signal social gatherings, as work songs, and harvetsing. It is usuaslly played with drums, and is of African origins. For Haitians, it is a symbol of their culture. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Maggie Melton with her native materials craftMaggie Melton with her native materials craftStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Craft
Material culture
Nature
Rattlesnakes
Shells
Sea turtles
Gourds
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a_s1576_t86-031Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 10)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Arts, Haitian
Music performance
Shells
Musical groups
Music Latin America
Harp music
Haitian Americans
Venezuelan Americans
Arts, Venezuelan
Latinos
Musicians
Dancers
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a_s1576_t86-026Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 5)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Music performance
Shells
Arts, Venezuelan
Venezuelan Americans
Harp music
Musicians
Harpists
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Rev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalRev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folklore revival festivals
Shells
Music performance
Musical instruments
Performing arts
Music
Musicians
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a_s1576_t86-043Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reels 11-12)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Music performance
Shells
Demonstrations
Salsa (music)
Calypso music
Music Latin America
Musicians
Dancers
Musical groups
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a_s1576_t80-074Sunday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Diddly bow
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Cowboys
Old time music
Country music
Shells
Guitarist
Singers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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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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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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a_s1708_04_tape09Interview with Amish artists Menno and Idah EbersolSoundFieldwork
Oral histories
Life histories
Sound recordings
Interviews
Art, Mennonite
Mennonites
Quilted goods
Quilting
Needlework
Shells
Carpentry
Carpenters
Quiltmakers
Needleworkers
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Limone Joseph demonstrates polambiLimone Joseph demonstrates polambiStill ImageFieldwork
Musical instruments
Music performance
Shells
Haitian Americans
African Americans
Arts, Haitian
Musicians
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