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Camilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Camilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Date
1989-07-23
Description
Three audio cassettes. This recording has a restriction set by Collins: no reporductions, quotations, or distributioon can be performed with her voice and information. Florida folklorist Collins discusses the occupational folklife and culture, including factories, textile mills, employee-boss relations, Xerox lore, weather and the work environment, and occupational language.
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Demonstrations of ranching traditions

Demonstrations of ranching traditions

Date
1983
Description
One audio cassette Recordings of storyteller Frog Smith and cowboy singer Jim Bob Tinsley demonstrating cowboy/ranching folklore. These were used as demonstration during library folklife programs.
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Folklorist Doris Dyen interview for public radio

Folklorist Doris Dyen interview for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description
One audio cassette. Dyen describes the diverse nature of her work as a folklorist; her academic background; fieldwork; her mission as a folklorist; making the people she interviews feel comfortable; her professional interest in ethnomusicology; and studying sacred harp singing.
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Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description

One audio cassette. Part A, Interview with Merri Belland: Belland discusses her start at the Florida Folklife Program center in White Springs. She previously worked as an artist for a grant project teaching traditional arts and crafts and eventually took on duties as a folklorist. She also talks about working on the Florida Basketry project; fieldwork; problems as a folklorist; maintaining a sense of objectivity; training; the different ways in which folklorists and artists view material culture; motives behind working in crafts; the role she sees for herself as a folklorist; young people and traditional crafts; passing down culture through food.

Part B, Interview with Bob McNeil: McNeil discusses his start working as an archivist at the Stephen Foster Center. He talks about the organizing systems he uses at the archives; the archives’ holdings; what he considers the mission of the Stephen Foster Folk Center; sea stories; and the public and journalists’ use of the center’s folk materials.

 

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Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description
One audio cassette. On side A, Folklorist Peggy Bulger discusses the nature of folklore and folklife; talks about her objectives as a folklorist; and explains how she conducts her studies. Bulger talks about the Florida Folklife Program; her role as an advocate for folk artists and folk culture; how she identifies folk artists and folk culture; providing analysis and evaluation of the information she collects; folklife programs such as Florida Folk Festival, television documentaries and video programs, slide/tape programs for schools, exhibits, and record albums. In addition, she talks about what drove her interest in folklore and discusses how she became a folklorist and explains how folklife traditions are found in all parts of life.

On side B, Barbara Beauchamp, a participant in the first Florida Folk Festivals of the 1950s, discusses her family history and her home; the first attendees and organizers of the event, such as Fuller Warren, Thelma Boltin, Sarah Gertrude Knott, Ada Miller, Mrs. W.A. Saunders, and Alton Morris; the founding of the Stephen Foster folklife center in White Springs, Florida; and the performers in the earliest festivals, such as the Beseda Dancers from Masaryktown, Florida, and Greek performers from Tarpon Springs. In addition, she talks about the Fox Hollow folk festival; local hotels; and the Old Marble Stage at the Stephen Foster Center.
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Interview with painters Pharaoh Baker and his apprentice Ellis Wright

Interview with painters Pharaoh Baker and his apprentice Ellis Wright

Date
1984-01-12
Description
One audio cassette. Baker served as a master artist to apprentice Wright in the 1984-1985 apprenticeship program. In the interview, they discuss learning painting; where they paint; subjects and inspirations; influences (Picasso, Van Gogh, El Greco); sculpture; African American culture; the goals of an artist; various mediums; and art perspectives. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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Jackson County Library Program: Agriculture

Jackson County Library Program: Agriculture

Date
1983-07-21
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of a program for the Jackson County Library on family agriculture and turpentining for the "Pursuits and Pastimes" series. The program, led by Doris Dyen, consists of discussions on basketry; growing herbs and spices; hunting for snakes; folk games; and cultural differences amongst ethnic groups. Includes talks by Fred Williams and Lloyd McMullian. On tape C83-124, McMullian discusses hog farming; preparing and curing hogs; President Hoover and life during the Great Depression; African Americans and voting; company stores; and ways to farm and uses for turpentine.
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Jackson County Library Program: What is Folklife

Jackson County Library Program: What is Folklife

Date
1983-07-20
Description
One audio cassettes. Presentation at the Jackson County Public Library in Marianna, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, about folklife. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Bureau of Folklife, explains the profession using the Panhandle area as her example. Dyen discusses ethnic groups (Creeks, African Americans, and Anglo Americans), occupational groups (netmaking, fishing), and dialects. She also explains the project and the Florida Folk Festival.
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Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interview

Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interview

Date
1982-06-30
Description
Interview with folklorists Bulger and Peterson for a radio program on Florida folklife. They discuss their missions as folklorists; how they define folklore and folklife, and their professional roles in the discipline. Duplicate copy can be found in S 1576, box 39, tape 30.
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Rap group Kan-Dee-Krew at Pahokee Elementary School

Rap group Kan-Dee-Krew at Pahokee Elementary School

Date
1987-02-19
Description
Two audio recordings. Presentation by the rap group Kan-Dee-Krew, which rapped about drug abuse. It consisted of six members: Duane and Rodney Rumph, Coffie, Harden, Plummer, and Thomas. They performed several rap songs and answer student questions about rapping, songwriting, performing, and drug abuse. 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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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1712_01_tape02bCamilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminarSoundConferences and seminars series
Seminars
Folklore
Folklife
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Storytelling
Tales
Employee employee relations
Lecturers
Teaching of folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Museums
Employee employer relations
Folklorists
Oral communication
Labor
Workplace
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a_s1576_39_tape29Demonstrations of ranching traditionsSoundStorytellers
Singers
Guitarist
Fieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Ranch life
Storytelling
Cowboys
Guitar music
Country music
Tales
Audiotape recordings
Occupational folklore
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a_s1576_09_c83-062Folklorist Doris Dyen interview for public radioSoundFolklorists
Interviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
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a_s1576_09_c83-061Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Archivists
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-058Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Folklorists
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a_s1576_11_c84-002Interview with painters Pharaoh Baker and his apprentice Ellis WrightSoundPainters
Sculptors
Fieldwork
African Americans
Apprentices
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Teaching of folklore
Painting
Art
Sculpture
Artists studios
Artists
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a_s1576_11_c83-123Jackson County Library Program: AgricultureSoundFarmers
Turpentiners
Folklife
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral education
Agriculture
Great Depression
Turpentine industry workers
Public speaking
Turpentining
Life histories
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Farming
Folklorists
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a_s1576_11_c83-121Jackson County Library Program: What is FolklifeSoundFolklife
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral education
Netmaking
Fishing
Occupational folklore
Public speaking
Regional dialects
Folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1576_07_c82-004Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interviewSoundFolklore
Interviews
Folklore centers
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio broadcasters
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Folklife
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a_s1685_05_tape13Rap group Kan-Dee-Krew at Pahokee Elementary SchoolSoundSingers
Composer
Fieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Sound recordings
Elementary schools
Students
African Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Rap songs
Repartee
Rapping
Hip hop songs
Hip hop music
Rap music
Speech play
Composers
Education
Teenagers
Rap musicians
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