26 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Lafayette County (Fla.)"
Rufus Adams and his corn shuck bottom chairs

Rufus Adams and his corn shuck bottom chairs

Date
1978-05
Description
Sixteen black and white images. Rufus Adams, with his wife, on his porch with chair he made. Rufus Adams was born in Georgia in 1893. In 1940, Adams and his wife moved to Mayo, Florida. There he worked as a tenant tobacco farmer. From his wife he learned make corn shuck chair bottoms. He soon became known as the 'chair man.' See also S 1577, box 11, folder 10.
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Quilter Julie Hughes with her bowtie quilt

Quilter Julie Hughes with her bowtie quilt

Date
1988-09-28
Description
Four color slides. 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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Quilter Annie McCall with students

Quilter Annie McCall with students

Date
1983-09-16
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Quilter Annie McCall demonstrating quiltmaking to students at Lafayette County High School. Part of the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program.
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Preparing swamp cabbage

Preparing swamp cabbage

Date
1983-07-27
Description
Thirteen color slides. Field reserach for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Three women cutting, shredding, amd making swamp cabbage salad, made from the herats of sabal palms.
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Old barn and outbuildings

Old barn and outbuildings

Date
1983-06-16
Description
Six color slides.
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Little Galilee Church in Mayo, Florida

Little Galilee Church in Mayo, Florida

Date
1988-03
Description
Four black and white negatives. Images of the Little Galilee Church in Mayo, Florida.
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Lara Bell with her quilt

Lara Bell with her quilt

Date
1983-07-22
Description
One color slide. Field reserach for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Image of Lara Bell posing with her homemade quilt.
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Gunsmith Phillip Quaglino creating a rifle stock

Gunsmith Phillip Quaglino creating a rifle stock

Date
1983-07-29
Description
Six color slides. Field research for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. 505-506: Quaglino working on a rifle; 507-510: examples of his rifle stocks.
Collection
Cooking swamp cabbage

Cooking swamp cabbage

Date
1983-07-28
Description
Five color slides. Field research for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Images of a cook in a cafe cooking swamp cabbage.
Collection
Churches in Mayo, Florida

Churches in Mayo, Florida

Date
1978-05-03
Description
Seven color slides. The church in 647 and 796 is the Little Galilee Church.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Rufus Adams and his corn shuck bottom chairsRufus Adams and his corn shuck bottom chairsStill ImageMaterial culture
Chairs
Cornhusk craft
Furniture
Porches
Houses
Household items
Domestic arts
Chair caning
Chair-makers
Furniture makers
Furniture maker
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Quilter Julie Hughes with her bowtie quiltQuilter Julie Hughes with her bowtie quiltStill ImageQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Quilted goods
Quilts
Needlework
Textile arts
Decorative arts
Material culture
Sewing
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Quilter Annie McCall with studentsQuilter Annie McCall with studentsStill ImageQuiltmakers
Material culture
Students
Quilts
Textile arts
Quilting
Needlework
Demonstrations
Education
Schools
Classrooms
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Preparing swamp cabbagePreparing swamp cabbageStill ImageCooks
Food preparation
Cooking and dining
Food habits
Palms
Fieldwork
Research methods
Cabbage palmetto
Cookery (cabbage)
Salads
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Old barn and outbuildingsOld barn and outbuildingsStill ImageFieldwork
Barns
Architecture
Buildings
Structures
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Little Galilee Church in Mayo, FloridaLittle Galilee Church in Mayo, FloridaStill ImageArchitecture
Churches
Wooden churches
Religion
Christianity
Material culture
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Lara Bell with her quiltLara Bell with her quiltStill ImageQuiltmakers
Material culture
Quilts
Textile arts
Quilting
Needlework
Decorative arts
Design
Fieldwork
Research methods
Quilt patterns
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Gunsmith Phillip Quaglino creating a rifle stockGunsmith Phillip Quaglino creating a rifle stockStill ImageGunsmiths
Material culture
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Fieldwork
Research methods
Workshops
Rifles
Firearms
Gunsmithing
Guns
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Cooking swamp cabbageCooking swamp cabbageStill ImageCooks
Food
Food preparation
Cooking and dining
Occupational groups
Restaurants
Palms
Workplace
Fieldwork
Research methods
Cabbage palmetto
Cookery (cabbage)
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Churches in Mayo, FloridaChurches in Mayo, FloridaStill ImageFieldwork
Church architecture
Churches
Wooden churches
Church buildings
Protestant church buildings
Buildings
Structures
Community culture
Religion
Material culture
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