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Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One audio cassette tape. Michael Berg continues his discussion of decoys and duck hunting from C99-85. Girl Scout Troup #648 of Lake City, FL demonstrates jump rope tricks and string games. Jump rope games include: "Ice Cream", "Cinderella", "Tiny Tim", "Tea and Coffee" and "Teddy Bear". String games include "cat's cradle" and "witch's broom".
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Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Date
2000-05-27
Description
One audio cassette tape. Bobby and Mary Johns discuss Native American traditions. Mary focuses on Seminole life and patchwork used in making Seminole skirts. Bobby focuses on his life as a person of Muskogee/Scottish descent in the Georgian Okefenokee Swamp and woodcarving.
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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 3-4)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 3-4)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
Two audio cassette tapes. Tozzer served as emcee. Walter McKenzie, Laurel Dabbs, Charles Parker and Paul Greene discuss woodcarving as folk art. McKenzie remembers Dan Marshal (The session is a tribute to him). Laurel Dabbs discusses functional decoy construction. Paul Greene discusses his early days at the Folk Festival. Woodcarving as artistic, contemporary and as a folk art is discussed as well as specific aspects of the craft such as cornstack carving and whittling.
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Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9, 10)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9, 10)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
Two audio cassette recordings. Johns discusses his life story and talks about his family life as a boy and learning the trade. He also discussed his carved work and his hand-made tools.
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Art by John Durham

Art by John Durham

Date
1987
Description
Nine color prints. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Date
1981-08-31
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Culled from informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area, demonstrations include pysanky egg decoration, Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson), wood carving (fishing lures by Woodward and Jones), and polka music by the Polka Sweethearts.
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Bill and Doris Boger with their carvings and baskets

Bill and Doris Boger with their carvings and baskets

Date
1987-06
Description
Fourteen color slides. Images of Bill's wood carving, and Doris' baskets. He was from Chunn's Cove, North Carolina, and she from Alabama. For more information on them, see S 1704, box 1, folder 1. They both dabbled in many crafts. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Bill Nichols carving wood at the 1983 Florida Folk Festivals

Bill Nichols carving wood at the 1983 Florida Folk Festivals

Date
1983-05
Description
One black and white print. Bill Nichols, of Orange Park, was a wood carver. He also demonstrated the use of old wood working tools.
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Billy Bryan's wood furniture

Billy Bryan's wood furniture

Date
1989-01
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of Billy Bryan and examples of his wooden furniture.
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Bobby Johns in his workshop

Bobby Johns in his workshop

Date
1988-12
Description
37 black and white photographic prints, with negatives. Bobby Johns in his workshop in Pensacola. Photos 32-37 are of a nearby sawmill.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_75_c99-086Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)SoundCarvers (Decorative artists)
Hunters
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Jump rope rhymes
Games
Scouts and scouting
Hunting Folklore
Hunting stories
Decoys (Hunting)
Wildlife wood-carving
Wood carving
Girl Scouts
Wood carvers
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a_s1576_83_c00-085Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)SoundNeedleworkers
Wood carvers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Wood carving
Patchwork
Needlework
Seminole Indians
Creek Indians
Carvers (Decorative artists)
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a_s1576_64_c96-080Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 3-4)SoundCarvers (Decorative artists)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Decoys
Decoys (Hunting)
Wildlife wood-carving
Wood carving
Wood craft
Woodwork
Artisans
Wood carvers
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a_s1576_68_c97-094Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9, 10)SoundCarvers (Decorative artists)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Creek Indians
Native Americans
Wood carving
Woodworking tools
Woodwork
Decorative arts
Wood carvers
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Art by John DurhamArt by John DurhamStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Baskets
Hats
Palmetto weaving
Material culture
Wood carving
Boats
Decorative arts
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Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State FairBig Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State FairStill ImageFestivals
Fairs
Demonstrations
Craft
Folklife
Boat drivers
Occupational folklore
African Americans
Teaching of folklore
Egg decoration
Eggs
Polka
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing lures
Wood carving
Music performance
Wood carvers
Musical groups
Artisans
Boat driver
Bands (Music)
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Bill and Doris Boger with their carvings and basketsBill and Doris Boger with their carvings and basketsStill ImageWood carvers
Basket maker
Fieldwork
Craft
Shells
Decorative arts
Material culture
Pine needle crafts
Baskets
Workshops
Figurines
Wood carving
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Bill Nichols carving wood at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalsBill Nichols carving wood at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalsStill ImageWood carvers
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Wood carving
Woodworking tools
Woodwork
Wood craft
Artisans
Tools
Demonstrations
Workshops
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Billy Bryan's wood furnitureBilly Bryan's wood furnitureStill ImageFurniture maker
Loggers
Woodwork
Wood carving
Wood
Furniture
Household items
Material culture
Whittling
Wood craft
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Bobby Johns in his workshopBobby Johns in his workshopStill ImageWood carvers
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Material culture
Woodwork
Wood carving
Artisans
Tools
Craft
Sawmills
Lumber trade
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