23 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Sugar"
Making cane syrup at the 1984 Rural Folklife Days

Making cane syrup at the 1984 Rural Folklife Days

Date
1984-11-14
Description
158 color slides. Includes images of cane syrup making, from grinding the sugar cane, boiling the syrup, and finally canning the end product. Done as a demonstration of the rural tradition at Rural Folklife Days. Each fall, the Stephen Foster Center and the Florida Folklife Program held a festival demonstrating the rural folk arts and traditions of North Florida, including farming, sugar cane grinding, lye soap making, and quilting. Among the rural folk artists in 1994 were quilters Bailey and Jones (slides 766-776), blacksmith Hollenback (slides 777-790), and soap makers Smith and Taylor.
Collection
Pahokee architecture

Pahokee architecture

Date
1986-08-10
Description
Nine color slides. Shotgun houses and a commissary for sugar farmers, mostly for the US Sugar Corporation. 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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Park ranger Emory Lane and Harley Cason making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife Days

Park ranger Emory Lane and Harley Cason making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife Days

Date
1990-11-13
Description
Twenty-two color slides. This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Park ranger Emory Lane making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife Days

Park ranger Emory Lane making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife Days

Date
1990-11-15
Description
Twenty color slides. This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Sign for the Sugarland Park Municipal Compelx

Sign for the Sugarland Park Municipal Compelx

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.
Collection
Sign for the U.S. Sugar Corporation

Sign for the U.S. Sugar Corporation

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.
Collection
Sugar cane fields

Sugar cane fields

Date
Description
Three black and white prints, with negatives.
Collection
Sugar cane fields burning

Sugar cane fields burning

Date
1986-11-08
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Burning sugar cane fields on Osceola Farms. 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.
Collection
Sugar mill at Osceola Farms

Sugar mill at Osceola Farms

Date
1986-11-08
Description
Forty-seven color slides. Images of a sugar mill run by Osceola Farms, including the mill workers, the machinery, harvesting of sugarcane, the warehouse, and the final product: crystallized sugar. In 1960 Cuban immigrants Pepe and Alfy Fanjul moved their sugar manufacturing operation to Florida, and 4000 acre Osceola Farms, But the mid-1980s, it was earning 240 million a year with tens of thousands of acres. By the 1990s, the company became Florida Crystals, and was the state's largest sugar company, one of the companies often nicknamed as Big Sugar. 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.
Collection
Sugarcane farming

Sugarcane farming

Date
Description
One black and white print. Image of sugar cane growing. 12 December 1980.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Making cane syrup at the 1984 Rural Folklife DaysMaking cane syrup at the 1984 Rural Folklife DaysStill ImageArtisans
Demonstrations
Cooking and dining
Boiling (Cookery)
Sugar
Sugarcane
Sugarcane grinding
Sugarcane products
Cookery (syrups)
Outdoor cookery
Domestic arts
Equipment, domestic arts
Food
Food preparation
Food industry and trade
Pots
Cooks
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Pahokee architecturePahokee architectureStill ImageFieldwork
Architecture
Buildings
Farm buildings
Houses
Structures
Agriculture
Sugar
Farm life
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Park ranger Emory Lane and Harley Cason making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife DaysPark ranger Emory Lane and Harley Cason making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife DaysStill ImagePark rangers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Food preparation
Sugarcane
Sugarcane products
Cookery (syrups)
Syrups
Boiling (Cookery)
Outdoor cookery
Pots
Demonstrations
Sugar
Cooks
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Park ranger Emory Lane making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife DaysPark ranger Emory Lane making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife DaysStill ImagePark rangers
Cooks
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Park Ranger
Boiling (Cookery)
Sugar
Demonstrations
Sugarcane grinding
Cookery (syrups)
Cane syrup
Syrups
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Sign for the Sugarland Park Municipal CompelxSign for the Sugarland Park Municipal CompelxStill ImageFieldwork
Signs and signboards
Signs (commercial)
Sugar
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Sign for the U.S. Sugar CorporationSign for the U.S. Sugar CorporationStill ImageFieldwork
Signs and signboards
Signs (commercial)
Sugar
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Sugar cane fieldsSugar cane fieldsStill ImageAgriculture
Sugarcane products
Sugar
Material culture
Food industry and trade
Food
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Sugar cane fields burningSugar cane fields burningStill ImageFieldwork
Burning of land
Agriculture
Farming
Sugar
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Cash crops
Plants
Flora
Fire
Smoke
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Sugar mill at Osceola FarmsSugar mill at Osceola FarmsStill ImageFieldwork
Workers
Agriculture
Farming
Sugar
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Cash crops
Plants
Flora
Milling
Mills
Sugar factories
Sugar Manufacture and refining
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Sugarcane farmingSugarcane farmingStill ImageSugar
Sugarcane
Land use
Agriculture
Farming
Plants
Cash crops
Sugar crops
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