15 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Streets"
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Scenes of Belle Glade

Scenes of Belle Glade

Date
1988-03
Description
Four color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Scenes of Gaspirilla Island

Scenes of Gaspirilla Island

Date
1987-11-12
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of fishers and architecture on Gaspirilla Island, including the town of Boca Grande. A highlight is the Gaspirilla Island lighthouse (1890-1966), that is today part of Gaspirilla Island State Park. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant,the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
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Street sign for Sugarland Highway

Street sign for Sugarland Highway

Date
1987-10
Description
One color slide. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Tropical Juice and Sandwich Shop

Tropical Juice and Sandwich Shop

Date
1985-09
Description
One color slide. Owned by William Picard. 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.
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Ybor City architecture

Ybor City architecture

Date
1980-02-14
Description
Seven color slides. Images of Ybor City including the medical center, the El Goya building, Brick street, the Alvarez restaurant, and the Centro Espanol building. Ybor City is an area of Tampa where many immigrant workers once lived, including Italian, Spanish, and Cuban immigrants. Most of the residents worked in the cigar factories.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Scenes of Belle GladeScenes of Belle GladeStill ImageFieldwork
Streets
Community culture
Buildings
Street signs
Signs (commercial)
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Scenes of Gaspirilla IslandScenes of Gaspirilla IslandStill ImageFieldwork
Occupational groups
Docks
Boats and boating
Lighthouses
Buildings
Architecture
Streets
Community
Beaches
Fishers
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Street sign for Sugarland HighwayStreet sign for Sugarland HighwayStill ImageFieldwork
Signs and signboards
Street signs
Streets
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Tropical Juice and Sandwich ShopTropical Juice and Sandwich ShopStill ImageFieldwork
Delicatessens
Stores, retail
Restaurants
Architecture
Streets
Buildings
Community enterprise
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Ybor City architectureYbor City architectureStill ImageFieldwork
Architecture
Structures
Buildings
Community culture
Streets
Landscape
Signs (commercial)
Restaurants
Community enterprise
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