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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Alabama"
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Copies of the 1985 radio program: Working Lives

Copies of the 1985 radio program: Working Lives

Date
1985
Description
Seven audio cassettes. NOTE: Because this is a copyrighted recording, no copies can be made of the tapes. Copies of a 1985 radio documentary on Alabama worker cultures that was created by the University of Alabama's Archives of American Minority Cultures. Created in 1979.
Collection
Fiddler Mike Thomley playing fiddle on his porch

Fiddler Mike Thomley playing fiddle on his porch

Date
1980
Description
Five color slides.
Collection
Folklife Genre: Folk

Folklife Genre: Folk

Date
Description
Comprising the largest category of music in the collection, folk is a mixture of traditional and revival folk music. Florida is proud of its folk music heritage, as well as native troubadours like Gamble Rogers, Will McLean, and Frank and Ann Thomas.
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Folklife Genre: Gospel

Folklife Genre: Gospel

Date
Description
Sacred music is performed in a variety of social contexts ranging from informal, unaccompanied singing, spirited church meetings and gospel concerts by professional artists. Like its secular counterparts such as jazz, blues and other popular forms, this music often combines African and European influences to create unique and compelling musical expressions.
Collection
Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Palestinian Wedding Traditions

Date
1985-11-07
Description
One video recording. (VHS; 1:50:00) A video of a wedding between Musa Kamel and Georgina Marie on 7 November 1985 at the National Shrine of St. George Melkite-Greek Catholic Church in Birmingham, Alabama. Includes the ceremony, the reception, and ends with the married couple walking into their hotel room.
Collection
White oak baskets

White oak baskets

Date
1980
Description
Thirteen color slides. Includes images of white oak baskets and examples of crochet and macarame. One slide (S82-1814) shows an example of canning food.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_17_c85-035Copies of the 1985 radio program: Working LivesSoundDocumentaries Radio
Radio
Radio programs
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Labor
Workers
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Fiddler Mike Thomley playing fiddle on his porchFiddler Mike Thomley playing fiddle on his porchStill ImageFieldwork
Fiddles
Fiddle music
String instruments
Porches
Fiddlers
Musicians
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flg_folkFolklife Genre: Folkinteractive resourceFiddle tunes
String band music
Country-dances (Music)
Banjo music
Banjo music (Bluegrass)
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flg_gospelFolklife Genre: Gospelinteractive resourceGospel music
Country gospel music
Sacred songs
Choral music
Choral singing
Hymns, English
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Palestinian Wedding TraditionsPalestinian Wedding TraditionsMoving ImageVideo recording
Wedding ceremonies
Weddings
Marriage service
Marriage celebrants
Marriage rites
Rites and ceremonies
Rites of passage
Community culture
Community rites
Arab Americans
Ethnicity, Arabic
Palestinian Americans
Catholics
Church buildings
Church services
Churches
Dance
Cake
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White oak basketsWhite oak basketsStill ImageFieldwork
White oak
Crocheting
Basket making
Basket work
Basketry
Baskets
Macrame
Canning and preserving
Basket maker
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