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Recordings of the 1987 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Recordings of the 1987 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1987-07-13
Description
Ten audio cassettes. (The final tape appears to be blank.) The theme for this year was Seminole Indian folklore. The main speaker was Dr. Rayna Green, director of the American Indian Program with the Smithsonian Institute. A graduate from the Indian university folklife program, she researched and wrote on Native American culture and images. She also taught at several universities, and published several books. Other speakers included traditional healer Jeanette Cypress and Seminole Tribe of Florida president James Billie.
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Friday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)

Friday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)

Date
2003-05-23
Description
One compact disc. McNeil served as emcee. This was a demonstration of the School of Arts and Science after-school. Teacher Taluga played the dulcimer.
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Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1986-05-14
Description
Five audio cassettes. Recordings of a seminar regarding teaching folklore in the class room (in the previous years, the seminars were called Folklife in the Classroom Teachers Seminar.) The theme dealt with field research and publishing. The keynote speaker was George Reynolds, author/editor of the Foxfire books. He spoke, along with some of his students, on research, interviewing, editing, and publishing as an educational tool.
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Flower braiding by Poornima Shantharam

Flower braiding by Poornima Shantharam

Date
1988-08
Description
Seven color slides. Shantharam was a Indian dance teacher and housewife. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. 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, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Kolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea Venkateswaran

Kolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea Venkateswaran

Date
1988-08
Description
Seventeen color slides. Kolam is a traditional Indian art form. It consists of patterns and design created on a flat surface using rice and rice flour trickled with fingers. This was traditionally performed each morning by Indian women outside their home, partly as decoration, partly for use as a bird feeder. Kumar, an Indian grocer, and Venkateswaran demonstrates kolam art. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. 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, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Cora McKinney speaking and singing at the Stephen Foster Center in 1963

Cora McKinney speaking and singing at the Stephen Foster Center in 1963

Date
1963-03-31
Description
One reel to reel. McKinney, who retired from teaching in 1936, talked about growing up in Florida, sang, and recited poetry.
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Polly Billie

Polly Billie

Date
1989-01
Description
Six color slides. Images of Hollywood Seminole Reservation resident Polly Billie. Billie was the daughter of Nancy Billie and the grandaughter of Lottie and Frank Shore. An intevriew with her can be found in S 1595, Box 2, tapes 5-6. Similar images can be found in S 1577, v. 49, v 50. The images were created in part for use in an exhibit on Seminole culture at the Museum of Florida History.
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Polly Billie

Polly Billie

Date
1989-01
Description
Thirty-two color slides. Images of of Hollywood Seminole Reservation resident Polly Billie. Billie was the daughter of Nancy Billie and grandaughter of Lottie and Frank Shore. An interview with her can be found in S 1595, Box 2, tapes 5-6. Similar images can be found in S 1577, v.48 and v.49. The images were created in part for use in an exhibit on Seminole culture at the Museum of Florida History.
Collection
Polly Billie

Polly Billie

Date
1989-01
Description
Thirty-two color slides. Images of of Hollywood Seminole Reservation resident Polly Billie. Billie was the daughter of Nancy Billie and the grandaughter of Lottie and Frank Shore. An intevriew with her can be found in S 1595, Box 2, tapes 5-6. Similar images can be found in S 1577, v.48 and v.50. The images were created in part for use in an exhibit on Seminole culture at the Museum of Florida History.
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Seminole teacher Nancy Billie

Seminole teacher Nancy Billie

Date
1989-01
Description
Three color slides. Nancy Billie, daughter of Lottie Shore of Brighton Seminole Reservation, was a teacher at Okeechobee High School, in Okeechobee, Florida. Similar images can be found in S 1577, v. 49 and v 50. The images were created in part for use in an exhibit on Seminole culture at the Museum of Florida History. An interview with Billie can be found in S 1595, box 2, tapes 3-4.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_38_tape17Recordings of the 1987 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundConferences and seminars series
Seminars
Teaching of folklore
Education
Teachers
Folklife
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Storytelling
Tales
Teacher
Educators
Folklorists
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a_s2034_04_cd03-090Friday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)SoundDancers
Teacher
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Dance
Old time music
Singing
Demonstrations
Students
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a_s1576_18_c86-042Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundEducators
Teacher
Conferences and seminars series
Seminars
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Interviewing
Teachers
Fieldwork (educational method)
Education
Folklife
Publishers and publishing
Oral history
Oral tradition
Editing
Writing
Folklorists
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Flower braiding by Poornima ShantharamFlower braiding by Poornima ShantharamStill ImageFieldwork
Plants
Flowers
Decorative arts
Craft
Arts, Asian
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Dancers
Teacher
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Kolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea VenkateswaranKolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea VenkateswaranStill ImageFieldwork
Art
Artists
Decorative arts
Craft
Arts, Asian
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Rice
Design
Kolam (House marks)
Dancers
Teacher
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a_s1576_t77-266Cora McKinney speaking and singing at the Stephen Foster Center in 1963SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Oral histories
Special events
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Oral poetry
Local history
Singing
Singers
Teacher
Storytellers
Poets
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Polly BilliePolly BillieStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Mikasuki Indians
Indian reservations
Teacher
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Polly BilliePolly BillieStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Mikasuki Indians
Indian reservations
Teacher
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Polly BilliePolly BillieStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Mikasuki Indians
Indian reservations
Teacher
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Seminole teacher Nancy BillieSeminole teacher Nancy BillieStill ImageSeminole Indians
Mikasuki Indians
Native Americans
Teachers
Occupational groups
Indian reservations
Women
Teacher
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