97 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Alachua County (Fla.)"
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Images of Thelma Boltin

Images of Thelma Boltin

Date
Description
Sixteen black and white prints. Various photos of Folk Festival director and performer, including performing with Gainesville Little Theater, with children at the Florida Folk Festival, and other events. c. 1950s
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Claudie Mae Hamilton on her porch

Claudie Mae Hamilton on her porch

Date
1977
Description
One black and white print. Hamilton sitting on her porch. See also S 1577, box 16, folder 30.
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Gospel music singer and promoter Major Hollis in his home

Gospel music singer and promoter Major Hollis in his home

Date
1994
Description
Two proof sheets with 72 black and white images (plus negatives). Hollis was born in Pleham, Georgia in 1908. After a brief period singing blues in Tennessee, he began organing and promoting gospel quartets in Florida in the 1920s. His home became the 'Hollis Hotel', a palce where gospel groups often stayed. In the emantime, he also worked as a cook. He remained active in gospel msuic throughout is life. He won the 1994 Florida Folk Heritage Award posthumously.
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Guitarist Richard Williams on his front porch

Guitarist Richard Williams on his front porch

Date
1978
Description
One proof sheet. Williams, sitting in a wheelcahir, playing acoustic guitar on his front porch.
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Williams Family performance for the North Florida Folklife Project

Williams Family performance for the North Florida Folklife Project

Date
1978-05-27
Description
Two reel-to-reel audio tapes. See also a second interview and music performance by Williams and Ella Mae Wilson on reels T83-65 through T83-69, in S 1576, also recorded by Devane and Bulger. A third interview can be found on C77-33 and C77-34, in S 1576, box 1. This fieldwork was done in conjunction with the North Florida Folklife Project.
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Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

Date
1990
Description
Four black and white prints. Cook was Custer's grandson. 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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Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

Date
1990
Description
Two color slides; 12 negatives. Cook served as an apprentice to Custer. He was also his grandson. 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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Images from the North Florida Folklife Project

Images from the North Florida Folklife Project

Date
1978-05
Description
Ten proof sheets with 322 black and white images. P78-357, 358 Ella Mae Huffman making baskets. Includes images of Peggy Bulger (70 images) P78-359 Images of cigar roller Domingo Rojas, as well as of St Augustine (33 images) P78-360, 361 Painter Pharoah Baker (37 images) P78-362 Three musicians: Horace Fletcher, Robert Blackwelder, Dwight Devane P78-363 Whip cracker Claude Sheppard (35 images) P78-364,365 Shoeshiner Frank Mitchell (70 images) P78-366 Moses Williams playing the diddly bow (35 images) P78-367 Basket maker Mebelan Halloway (35 images)
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Wood joint on barn at Morningside

Wood joint on barn at Morningside

Date
1978
Description
One color print (plus a black and white print & negative.) A duplicate of slide S78-603.
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Sculptor Nicario Jimenez with his work, retablos

Sculptor Nicario Jimenez with his work, retablos

Date
1988-10
Description
Seventeen color slides. Retablos are a mix of Spanish and Native American traditions. They originated with the personal shrines carried by Spanish soldiers, and later combined with Indian motifs and stories.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Images of Thelma BoltinImages of Thelma BoltinStill ImageActing
Drama
Theater
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Storytellers
Performers
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Claudie Mae Hamilton on her porchClaudie Mae Hamilton on her porchStill ImageAfrican Americans
Quilting
Porches
Houses
Domestic arts
Quiltmakers
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Gospel music singer and promoter Major Hollis in his homeGospel music singer and promoter Major Hollis in his homeStill ImageAfrican Americans
Gospel (Black)
Gospel musicians
Singers
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Guitarist Richard Williams on his front porchGuitarist Richard Williams on his front porchStill ImageAfrican Americans
Guitar
Guitarists
Blues (Music)
Performing arts
Porches
Music performance
Chairs
Elderly, the
Blues singers
Guitarist
Musicians
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Williams Family performance for the North Florida Folklife ProjectWilliams Family performance for the North Florida Folklife ProjectsoundAfrican Americans
Blues (Music)
Music -- Performance
Gospel music
Rural blues
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Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew CookFiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew CookStill ImageApprentices
Fiddling
String instruments
Teaching of folklore
Musical instruments
Fiddles
Music
Children
Fiddlers
Musicians
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Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George CusterFiddlers Andrew Cook and George CusterStill ImageApprentices
Fiddles
Fiddling
Violin
Children
Teaching of folklore
Music performance
String instruments
Musical instruments
Musicians
Fiddlers
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Images from the North Florida Folklife ProjectImages from the North Florida Folklife ProjectStill ImageArchitecture
Colonial architecture
Cigar making
Cigars
Work
Stores, retail
African Americans
Banjoes
Artisans
Diddly bow
Labor
Occupational groups
Whips
Whipcracking
Basket making
Baskets
Domestic arts
Guitarists
Fiddlers
Folklorists
Latinos
Cuban Americans
Cigar makers
Basket maker
Painters
Artists
Whip maker
Musicians
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Wood joint on barn at MorningsideWood joint on barn at MorningsideStill ImageArchitecture
Buildings
Farm buildings
Material culture
Structures
Wood craft
Woodwork
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Sculptor Nicario Jimenez with his work, retablosSculptor Nicario Jimenez with his work, retablosStill ImageArtists
Sculptors
Fieldwork
Latinos
Peruvian Americans
Art
Material culture
Museums
Exhibits
Sculpture
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