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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Textiles"
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Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Date
1997-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Amma Essandoh, interviewed by John D'Agostino, discusses textile traditions from Ghana including how patterns are made, use of nuts to make designs and use of symbols in design.
Collection
Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Date
1997-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Margaret Hovarth, a Hungarian embroiderer interviewed by Brett Tozzer, discusses when she learned to embroider, learning from her grandmother and mother, her immigration to the United States and different styles and designs of embroidery both old and new.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Dr. Maude Scott, with a Ph.D in herbal study from Alabama, is interviewed by Bob Stone. She discusses her background as well as herbs and how they are good for various aspects of one's health. Her focus seems to be on homeopathic remedies. She also talks about her mentor from Alabama, Lloyd Clayton. Amma Essandoh discusses textile traditions from Ghana. She especially discusses how textile patterns and designs, what one wears, communicates things about that person's life.
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Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Amma Essandoh continues from C97-71. She is interviewed by John D'Agostino. She discusses Ghana textiles, marriage and other designs and their meanings. Specific designs whose meanings she describes are those of a bird, flowers and a sword. She indicates that the patterns are abstract.
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Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Amma Essandoh discusses the textile traditions of Ghana.
Collection
Interview with Ruby Billie and Annie Jimmie

Interview with Ruby Billie and Annie Jimmie

Date
1982-01-28
Description
One audio recording. Extremely poor sound quality due to field recorder malfunction. Billie and Jimmie discuss (through Jumper) patchwork sewing including when and how they learned the craft; patterns; the choice of colors and fabrics; clothing styles; patchwork designs; and sewing machines. They also describe their childhood. The recordings were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other with traditional Seminole patchwork. Copied onto audiocassette C83-33. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
Collection
Albert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk Festival

Albert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
Two color slides. Fisherman Albert Mora demonstrating how to make fish nets at the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public library

Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public library

Date
1984-04-17
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of Seminole Alice Billie sewing traditional Seminole clothing at a Miami public library. Part of a National Endowment for the Arts funded folklife program, presented at various libraries across the state, using local talent. A few of the images of Billie sewing can be found on the Florida photographic Collection website.
Collection
Alma Bailey quilting on her front porch

Alma Bailey quilting on her front porch

Date
1986-03
Description
Seven color slides. Created as research for the Craft Demonstration Area of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. 1186: Quilt hanging on front porch; 1220 - 1225: Alma with her quilts.
Collection
Annie Jimmie sewing traditional Seminole patchwork

Annie Jimmie sewing traditional Seminole patchwork

Date
1982
Description
Thirty-eight color slides. Images taken at the Hollywood reservation library. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other with traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes may be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_67_c97-068Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)SoundNeedleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Arts, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Americans
Textile arts
Textiles
Domestic arts
Decorative arts
Sewing
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a_s1576_67_c97-069Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)SoundNeedleworkers
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Hungarians Americans
Arts, Hungarian
Embroidery
Textile arts
Textiles
Domestic arts
Decorative arts
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_67_c97-071Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)SoundNeedleworkers
Herbalists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Herbs
Alternative medicine
Medicine & culture
Natural medicine
Healers
Flora
Plants
Arts, Ghanaian
African Americans
Ghanaian Americans
Needlework
Textiles
Textile arts
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a_s1576_67_c97-072Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundNeedleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Arts, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Americans
Arts, African
Textile arts
Textiles
Design
Needlework
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a_s1576_68_c97-090Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)SoundNeedleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
African Americans
Arts, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Americans
Needlework
Textile arts
Personal experience narratives
Textiles
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a_s1576_t82-042Interview with Ruby Billie and Annie JimmieSoundFieldwork
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Interviews
Interviewing
Needlework
Patchwork
Clothing and dress
Sewing
Oral narratives
Textiles
Textile arts
Domestic arts
Equipment, domestic arts
Design
Needleworkers
Tailors
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Albert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk FestivalAlbert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFishing
Netmaking
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Folk festivals
Occupational folklore
Material culture
Textiles
Maritime folklore
Fishers
Net maker
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Alice Billie sewing in a Miami public libraryAlice Billie sewing in a Miami public libraryStill ImageEthnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Sewing
Native Americans
Textiles
Demonstrations
Textile arts
Clothing and dress
Material culture
Domestic arts
Equipment, domestic arts
Libraries
Needleworkers
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Alma Bailey quilting on her front porchAlma Bailey quilting on her front porchStill ImageQuiltmakers
Material culture
Textiles
Craft
Quilts
Textile arts
Domestic arts
Quilting
Decorative arts
Design
Porches
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Annie Jimmie sewing traditional Seminole patchworkAnnie Jimmie sewing traditional Seminole patchworkStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indian reservations
Sewing
Patchwork
Textile arts
Design
Domestic arts
Material culture
Equipment, domestic arts
Demonstrations
Needlework
Textiles
Needleworkers
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