58 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Leon County (Fla.)"
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Florida Folklife Program Trip to Miami

Florida Folklife Program Trip to Miami

Date
1980-03
Description
Two color prints with negatives. Images of employees of the Folklife Bureau in front of a plane en route to Miami. In P89-162, folklorist Peggy Bulger is third from right; in P80-163, she is second from right. Other employees are not identified.
Collection
Testerina Primitive Baptist Church

Testerina Primitive Baptist Church

Date
1980-05-11
Description
One proof sheet with 9 images, plus negatives. Built in 1961.
Collection
1986 Florida Folk Heritage Award ceremony

1986 Florida Folk Heritage Award ceremony

Date
1986-07-30
Description
Twenty color slides. Held in the Capitol rotunda, the Florida Folk Heritage Awards were given to McClain, Edward Flemming, and Morgan. The ceremony also included dancing and music. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships.
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Vegetable carvings by Pam Maneeratana

Vegetable carvings by Pam Maneeratana

Date
1987-08
Description
Eighteen color slides. Images of artist Pam Maneeratara's carved fruit and vegetables. Called Kae Sa Luk, this is a 700 year-old craft taught to school girls while learning culinary skills. The usual motifs is floral. She uses a bird's beak knife, which was specially ordered from Thailand. Pam's mother was the cook for Bahn Thai, a family-owned restaurant in Tallahassee. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Florida Folklife Council meeting

Florida Folklife Council meeting

Date
1979-10-16
Description
This audiocassette tape contains the first meeting of the Florida Folklife Council. Present were council members Foreman, González-Pando, Goza, Jabbour, Saunders and Sugrue; Florida Department of State personnel Levitt, Kelley, Warner, Kushner, Oppenheim, Morrell, Wilkins, and McMullen; and Folklife Program staff Werndli, Beauchamp, Belland, Bulger, and Greene.
Collection
Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Date
1988
Description
Two proof sheets with 39 black and white images (plus negatives). Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. In 1988, Secretary of State Smith presented awards to Stetson Kennedy, Alton Morris, Flora Mae Hunter, and Tom Gaskins. Many of the people in these slides are unidentified
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Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Date
1988
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. In 1988, Secretary of State Smith presented awards to Stetson Kennedy, Alton Morris, Flora Mae Hunter, and Tom Gaskins. Many of the people in these slides are unidentified.
Collection
Images from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremony

Images from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremony

Date
1985
Description
Five proofs with 132 black and white images (plus negatives). This was the first year the award was given out. Held at the Florida State Capitol, Secretary of State George Firestone handed awards out to Boltin, Clark, Billie, Saunders, and Frog Smith. Florida Folklife Program folklorists Bulger and Taylor were also on hand. Other folk artists also were there performing, such as Greek bagpiper Tsimouris.
Collection
Baskets at the Native American Heritage Festival

Baskets at the Native American Heritage Festival

Date
1987-09
Description
Nine color slides. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
The Drava Folkdance Ensemble dancing at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

The Drava Folkdance Ensemble dancing at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
Two black and white prints.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Florida Folklife Program Trip to MiamiFlorida Folklife Program Trip to MiamiStill ImageAirports
Folklife
Occupational groups
Transportation
Airplanes
Folklorists
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Testerina Primitive Baptist ChurchTesterina Primitive Baptist ChurchStill ImageArchitecture
Church architecture
Churches
Church buildings
Protestant church buildings
Material culture
Religion
Primitive Baptists
Baptist church buildings
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1986 Florida Folk Heritage Award ceremony1986 Florida Folk Heritage Award ceremonyStill ImageArtisans
Basket maker
Cooks
African Americans
Awards
Blues singers
Rites and ceremonies
Public officials
Public officers
String bands
Clogging
Dancers
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Vegetable carvings by Pam ManeeratanaVegetable carvings by Pam ManeeratanaStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Decorative arts
Asian American arts
Material culture
Asians
Thai Americans
Vegetables
Sculpture
Kitchens
Vegetable carving
Carvers (Decorative artists)
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a_s1576_03_c80-007Florida Folklife Council meetingSoundArts administrators
Oral communication
Folklorists
Public officers
Public officials
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Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeFolklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeStill ImageAwards
Folklife
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Dept. of State (1987-1995: Smith)
Public officers
Public officials
Orators
Public speaking
Secretary of State
Public officer
Folklorists
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Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeFolklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeStill ImageAwards
Folklife
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Dept. of State (1987-1995: Smith)
Public speaking
Orators
Secretary of State
Public officer
Folklorists
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Images from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremonyImages from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremonyStill ImageAwards
Public officers
Public officials
Demonstrations
Craft
Folklorists
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Dept. of State (1979-1987 : Firestone)
African Americans
Bagpipers
Tsabouna
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Baskets at the Native American Heritage FestivalBaskets at the Native American Heritage FestivalStill ImageBasket maker
Festivals
Special events
Museums
Basket making
Basket work
Basketry
Baskets
Containers
Sewing
Material culture
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The Drava Folkdance Ensemble dancing at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalThe Drava Folkdance Ensemble dancing at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageClog dancing
Clogging
Performing arts
Publicity
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Dancers
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