27 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Mayo (Fla.)"
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Chair maker Rufus Adams

Chair maker Rufus Adams

Date
1978-12
Description
One black and white print.
Collection
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.
Collection
Rufus Adams demonstrating his corn shuck bottom chairs

Rufus Adams demonstrating his corn shuck bottom chairs

Date
1978-05
Description
One black and white print. Rufus Adams from Mayo making cornshuck bottom chairs. 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.'
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
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.
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
Images of a Sunday evening church service at Little Galilee Baptist Church

Images of a Sunday evening church service at Little Galilee Baptist Church

Date
1988-08-28
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images (plus negatives).
Collection
Textiles by Mrs. Mae Ransom

Textiles by Mrs. Mae Ransom

Date
1983-06-16
Description
Eight color slides.
Collection
Rufus Adams making corn shuck bottom chairs

Rufus Adams making corn shuck bottom chairs

Date
1979-06-15
Description
Eight black and white prints. Images of Rufus Adams with his wife, both from Mayo, demonstrating how to make corn shuck bottom chairs. 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.'
Collection
Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1977-05
Description
One black and white print. Image of Rufus Adams, of Mayo, demonstrating how to make cornhusk bottom chairs at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival. 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.'
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Chair maker Rufus AdamsChair maker Rufus AdamsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Household items
Craft
Woodwork
Chair caning
Furniture maker
Chair-makers
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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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Rufus Adams demonstrating his corn shuck bottom chairsRufus Adams demonstrating his corn shuck bottom chairsStill ImageChairs
Material culture
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
African Americans
Folk festivals
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Demonstrations
Chair caning
Chair-makers
Furniture makers
Furniture making
Furniture maker
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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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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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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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Images of a Sunday evening church service at Little Galilee Baptist ChurchImages of a Sunday evening church service at Little Galilee Baptist ChurchStill ImageFieldwork
Religion
Church services
African Americans
Church attendance
Church membership
Churches
Protestants
Baptists
Christianity
Gospel (Black)
Gospel musicians
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Community culture
Singers
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Textiles by Mrs. Mae RansomTextiles by Mrs. Mae RansomStill ImageFieldwork
Lace and lace making
Quilting
Quilts
Needlework
Textiles
Textile arts
Quiltmakers
Needleworkers
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Rufus Adams making corn shuck bottom chairsRufus Adams making corn shuck bottom chairsStill ImageFurniture
Material culture
Chairs
Craft
Cornhusk craft
African Americans
Corn
Demonstrations
Chair caning
Chair-makers
Furniture making
Furniture maker
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Chairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalChairmaker Rufus Adams at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFurniture maker
Demonstrations
Furniture
Chairs
Cornhusk craft
African Americans
Craft
Material culture
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Chair caning
Furniture making
Chair-makers
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