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Ben Hartig & David Snyder interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Ben Hartig & David Snyder interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1987-09-23
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording at Hartig's house. Hartig and Snyder discuss South Florida fishing.
Collection
Billy Sanchez explainging sugar cane growing and cutting

Billy Sanchez explainging sugar cane growing and cutting

Date
1987-04-28
Description
Seventeen color slides. Images of Sanchez talking one on one with students. Sanchez oversees cane burning and cutting, as well as recruiting workers for a local sugar grower. His father was rancher in Cuba, who left as political exiles in the 1960s. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Collection
Billy Sanchez interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Billy Sanchez interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1987-01-17
Description
Two audio cassettes. (Note on depositor agreement that interview cannot be reproduced in newspapers.) Sanchez oversees cane burning and cutting, as well as recruiting workers for a local sugar grower. His father was rancher in Cuba, who left as political exiles in the 1960s. In the interview, he discusses recruiting cane cutters in Jamaica; training workers; pay schemes; labor camps (set-up, conditions); field burning; types of workers: head pushers, ticket writers, camp supt., demonstrators; unions in Jamaica; and working conditions.
Collection
Chef Paul McKean demonstrating dessert cooking

Chef Paul McKean demonstrating dessert cooking

Date
1987-04-29
Description
Ten color slides. Originally from New York (Long Island, then Ithaca) where he learned to bake. In 1981 he moved to Florida. He demonstrated to students soun sugar. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Collection
Fisher Ben hartig demonstrating his fishing tackle

Fisher Ben hartig demonstrating his fishing tackle

Date
1987-09-23
Description
Eleven color slides. Hartig came to Florida with his family in 1957. Fishes from a 26' boat with nets and rod and reels. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Collection
Justin Brown demonstrating cane cutting to students

Justin Brown demonstrating cane cutting to students

Date
1987-04-24
Description
Eighteen color slides. Demonstration for elementary school students. Brown began working for US Sugar in 1950 -- he was recruited by them in Jamaica. He was hired as a cane cutter, which was usually done by hand with a machete. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1685_05_tape06Ben Hartig & David Snyder interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Fishing tackle
Fishing nets
Fish traps
Netting (textiles)
Fishing rods
Fishing
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Billy Sanchez explainging sugar cane growing and cuttingBilly Sanchez explainging sugar cane growing and cuttingStill ImageFieldwork
Classrooms
Schools
Elementary schools
Education
Occupational training
Cuban Americans
Sugar
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Oral education
Agricultural implements
Agriculture
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Children
Farm workers
Students
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a_s1685_07_tape11Billy Sanchez interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundSupervisors
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Immigration
Cuban Americans
Sugar
Sugarcane
Agricultural implements
Agriculture
Occupational folklore
Jamaican Americans
Labor unions
Employee morale
Agricultural workers
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Chef Paul McKean demonstrating dessert cookingChef Paul McKean demonstrating dessert cookingStill ImageFieldwork
Classrooms
Students
Elementary schools
Schools
Education
Children
Teaching of folklore
Cookery (Sugar)
Desserts
Cooking and dining
Cookware
Pots
Demonstrations
Food preparation
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Cooks
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Fisher Ben hartig demonstrating his fishing tackleFisher Ben hartig demonstrating his fishing tackleStill ImageFieldwork
Fishing tackle
Occupational groups
Fishing nets
Nets
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing rods
Demonstrations
Fishers
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Justin Brown demonstrating cane cutting to studentsJustin Brown demonstrating cane cutting to studentsStill ImageFieldwork
Classrooms
Schools
Elementary schools
Education
Teaching of folklore
Jamaican Americans
Sugar
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Machetes
Agricultural implements
Agriculture
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Children
Farm workers
Students
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