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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Collier County (Fla.)"
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Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de Armas

Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de Armas

Date
1988-03
Description
Two proof sheets with 50 black and white images (plus negatives); nine black and white prints and three color prints. For more information on Rodrigues and Armas, see S 1644, box 3, folder 15. 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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Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de Armas

Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de Armas

Date
1988-03
Description
Forty-five color slides. For more information on Rodrigues and Armas, see S 1644, box 3, folder 15. 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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Totch Brown interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Totch Brown interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1987-11-18
Description
Two audiocassettes. Brown, a lifelong resident and retired stone crabber, wrote a book of his life in 1993 called Totch: A Life in the Everglades. He discusses trapping, selling, storing, cleaning, and cooking stone crabs, including when, where, and how to catch; making the wooden traps; financing his ventures; and other crabbers in the area. He also discusses fishing industry; cooking mullet; drug smuggling in the Everglades (marijuana); use of baits; family history; and local history.
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Thorne Hollister interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Thorne Hollister interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1987-11-18
Description
One audiocassette. Hollister, who manages a stone crab house (where stone crabs are processed and sold), discusses the in detail the crabbing industry. Incldues discussion on numbers of crabbers in area; types of equipment used; the process of catching crabs; types of floats and traps used; bait used; how crabbers demarcate their traps from others; mullet fisheries; and problems with legal regulations by the state.
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The Florida Mexican American Music Survey sampler tape pre-production copy

The Florida Mexican American Music Survey sampler tape pre-production copy

Date
1996
Description
One audiocassette tape. The music from the sampler tape is the result of the Mexican American Music Survey, an attempt to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican American communities in Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and Central Florida. Among the styles and genres represented on the audiocassette are cumbia, conjunto, quinceañera ritual music, ranchera, mariachi, norteño, tejano, and pop.
On tracks 1 and 2, La Fuerza del Norte (Granado, Avalos, G. Rivera, Espinoza, Jr.) perform a corrido and a ranchera at Irene Gaure's quinceañera reception in Homestead on November 12, 1994.
On tracks 3 and 4, Grupo Cassanova perform cumbias in Homestead on November 13, 1994.
On tracks 5 and 6, Los Halcones de Michoacán (Mondragon, Valdez, Abonce) perform a vals and a ranchera in Homestead on November 13, 1994.
On tracks 7 and 8, Animación del Norte perform a vals and a huapango in Homestead on November 13, 1994.
On tracks 9 and 10, La Fuerza del Norte perform a ranchera and a valsiada for a Mother's Day serenata in Homestead on May 14, 1995.
On track 11 through 13, Alviso, Rocha, and G. Rivera perform a valsiada, La Fuerza del Norte perform a ranchera, and Los Herrantes de Nuevo Leon (Espinoza,Sr., J. Rivera, Pedraza, Espinoza, Jr.) perform a chotis for a live Mother's Day broadcast on Radio Continental in Homestead on May 14, 1995.
On tracks 14 and 15, Los Fronterizos de Matamoros (the Cortez family) perform a polka and a cumbia norteña in Immokalle on April 13, 1995.
On tracks 16 and 17, Grupo Energía perform a banda medley and a pop song in Immokalee on April 13, 1995.
On tracks 18 through 20, Marimba Mayalandia, led by Rafael Rivera, perform a vals, son jalisciense, and a bolero in Orlando on May 18, 1996.
On tracks 21 and 22, Father Rojas conducts a mass and Robert Rivera, Castillo, Vargas, and Duque perform a canción for Xochitl Moreno's quinceañera at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Apopka on July 6, 1996.
On track 23, Grupo Elegancia performs a vals for Moreno's quinceañera reception at the John H. Bridges Community Center in Apopka on July 6, 1996.
On track 24, the Treviño family, the Gutierrez family, and Hernandez perform a traditional Mexican hymn at El Shaddai Pentecostal Church in Seville on April 14, 1996.
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Seminole women sewing patchwork

Seminole women sewing patchwork

Date
1982
Description
Fifty color slides. Images of Seminole women making and sewing traditional patchwork at the Immokalee Arts and Craft Center. 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 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.
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Seminole women making baskets and dolls

Seminole women making baskets and dolls

Date
1982
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Images of Seminole women making baskets and dolls at the Immokalee Arts and Craft Center. One of the women is identified as Chicken Roberts. 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 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.
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Date
1984-03
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). Santiago discusses reservation life. The Seminole Video Project was a joint project between the Florida Folklife Program and WFSU-TV. Completed in Spring 1984 and financed by a Florida Endowment for the Humanities grant with the support of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the project culminated in a thirty-minute documentary entitled "Four Corners of the Earth" which profiled Ethel Santiago, a Seminole craftswoman and tribal representative. The program addressed such issues as cultural retention within contemporary society; the role of women in Seminole society; traditional Seminole foods, arts, and medicine; and the changing emphasis on clan affiliations. The project covered Seminoles on the Big Cypress and Hollywood Reservations and at Immokalee, Florida. Raw video footage, along with the finished product, can be found in S 1615, V84-16 through V-84-24. Sound recordings of the interviews can be found in S 1576, T84-111 - T84-133 and C84-108 - C84-115. Images can be found in S 1577, volume 23.
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

Date
1983-12
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape). Demonstration of Seminole crafts, including beadwork, basketry, cooking, and patchwork. The Seminole Video Project was a joint project between the Florida Folklife Program and WFSU-TV. Completed in Spring 1984 and financed by a Florida Endowment for the Humanities grant with the support of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the project culminated in a thirty-minute documentary entitled "Four Corners of the Earth" which profiled Ethel Santiago, a Seminole craftswoman and tribal representative. The program addressed such issues as cultural retention within contemporary society; the role of women in Seminole society; traditional Seminole foods, arts, and medicine; and the changing emphasis on clan affiliations. The project covered Seminoles on the Big Cypress and Hollywood Reservations and at Immokalee, Florida. Raw video footage, along with the finished product, can be found in S 1615, V84-16 through V-84-24. Sound recordings of the interviews can be found in S 1576, T84-111 - T84-133 and C84-108 - C84-115. Images can be found in S 1577, volume 23.
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Seminole Video Project: Dr. Hilton

Seminole Video Project: Dr. Hilton

Date
1984-03
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) Includes antiago on sewing, patchwork, clothing, dolls, baskets, Immokalee, and Dr. Hilton on medicine, Ingram Billie, Burt Frazier, Suzie Billie, Buffalo Jim. The Seminole Video Project was a joint project between the Florida Folklife Program and WFSU-TV. Completed in Spring 1984 and financed by a Florida Endowment for the Humanities grant with the support of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the project culminated in a thirty-minute documentary entitled "Four Corners of the Earth" which profiled Ethel Santiago, a Seminole craftswoman and tribal representative. The program addressed such issues as cultural retention within contemporary society; the role of women in Seminole society; traditional Seminole foods, arts, and medicine; and the changing emphasis on clan affiliations. The project covered Seminoles on the Big Cypress and Hollywood Reservations and at Immokalee, Florida. Raw video footage, along with the finished product, can be found in S 1615, V84-16 through V-84-24. Sound recordings of the interviews can be found in S 1576, T84-111 - T84-133 and C84-108 - C84-115. Images can be found in S 1577, volume 23.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de ArmasVenezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de Armas Still ImageMusicians
Apprentices
Children
Harp music
Venezuelan Americans
Latinos
Musical instruments
String instruments
Teaching of folklore
Harps
Harpists
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Venezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de ArmasVenezuelan harpist Jesus Rodriguez training apprentice Ana Marie de ArmasStill ImageMusicians
Apprentices
Children
Harp music
Venezuelan Americans
Latinos
Musical instruments
String instruments
Teaching of folklore
Harps
Harpists
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a_s1622_04_tape06Totch Brown interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundFishers
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Family history
Local history
Crabbing
Crabs
Crab traps
Fish traps
Seafood
Fish markets
Fishing equipment
Fishes
Mullet (fishes)
Food preparation
Drug smuggling
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a_s1622_04_tape10Thorne Hollister interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundFishers
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Occupational folklore
Crab traps
Crabbing
Crabs
Fish trapping
Fish traps
Fish markets
Seafood
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a_s2029_01_c01The Florida Mexican American Music Survey sampler tape pre-production copySoundField recordings
Music--Performance
Mexican Americans
Folk music--Mexico
Ritual firsts
Quinceañera parties
Norteño music
Mother's Day
Marimbas
Tejano music
Button-key accordion
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Seminole women sewing patchworkSeminole women sewing patchworkStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indian reservations
Demonstrations
Sewing
Needlework
Patchwork
Craft
Design
Material culture
Textile arts
Textiles
Needleworkers
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Seminole women making baskets and dollsSeminole women making baskets and dollsStill ImageSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indian reservations
Demonstrations
Basket making
Basket work
Sweetgrass baskets
Craft
Dolls
Material culture
Basket maker
Dollmakers
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoSeminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoMoving ImageFieldwork
Documentary videos
Interviews
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Indian reservations
Craft
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
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Seminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoSeminole Video Project: Ethel SantiagoMoving ImageArtisans
Basket maker
Fieldwork
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole cookery
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Documentary videos
Interviews
Basketry
Basket making
Basket work
Patchwork
Dollmaking
Beadwork
Food preparation
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Seminole Video Project: Dr. HiltonSeminole Video Project: Dr. HiltonMoving ImagePhysicians
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Documentary videos
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Indian reservations
Medicine
Medicine & culture
Basket work
Basketry
Dolls
Clothing
Sewing
Patchwork
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