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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Slavery"
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Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Date
1978-04-17
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1, C78-48: Rains, born December 24, 1894, discusses wrought ironwork. He learned the trade from his father, a former slave from Americus, Georgia. Rains began the practice himself in 1912. He discusses his work on wagons, wheels, and tools and talks of how he does restoration work for historical societies. Side 2, C78-48: Rains discusses his philosophy on life, making decorative hinges and tie backs; making unusual items; making white oak baskets; work on the farm, etc. Side 1, C78-49: Discusses his family, his blacksmith shop and equipment, his church, his membership in the Farmers' Union, Elizabethan Missionary Baptist Church, exhibiting for fairs and events, shoeing horses, etc.
Collection
Kingsley Plantation

Kingsley Plantation

Date
1980-12-12
Description
Ten black and white prints. Kingsley Plantation was owned by several planters and slave owners, including John McQueen, John McIntosh, Zephaniah Kingsley, and Anna Kingsley. It became a state park in the 1950s, and a National Park in 1989. P80-415 Kingsley Plantation P80-416 Grounds P80-417-419 Furniture in house P80-420-422 Interior images P80-423-425 Tabby slave cabins P80-426 Woods near plantation
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Sunday performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1955-05-01
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. Dawson was a former slave, and talks about her early life briefly before singing. According to the 1930 census, she was born in 1856 and lived in Genoa in Hamilton County.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Sally Jones discusses various topics including her background in White Springs; lessons she learned from recycling practices; quilting; her opinion of welfare; passing on the quilting tradition; her great-grandfather who was a slave and; the Freedom Bell.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_02_c78-048Interview with blacksmith Thomas RainsSoundInterviews
Metalwork
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Family history
Life histories
Metal products
Slavery
African Americans
Labor
Labor unions
Fieldwork
Blacksmiths
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Kingsley PlantationKingsley PlantationStill ImageAgriculture
Parks
Historic parks
Cultural parks
Park facilities
Plantations
Plantation life
Architecture
Buildings
Farm buildings
Houses
Furniture
African Americans
Land use
Slavery
Slaves dwellings
Florida history
Tabby (concrete)
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a_s1576_t76-011Sunday performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Religious songs
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
African Americans
Slavery
Storytelling
Elderly, the
Singers
Students
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a_s1576_64_c96-082Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)SoundQuiltmakers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Quilted goods
Quilting
Needlework
Community culture
Local history
Slavery
African Americans
Family history
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