15 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Moore Haven (Fla.)"
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Chevere Chicano and Unimex performing at the La Primavera Festival

Chevere Chicano and Unimex performing at the La Primavera Festival

Date
1992-03-08
Description
In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
Collection
Conjunto Primavera and Los Rivales del Norte  performing at the La Primavera Festival

Conjunto Primavera and Los Rivales del Norte performing at the La Primavera Festival

Date
1992-03-08
Description
In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Fishing lure manufacturing at Sam Griffin's shop

Fishing lure manufacturing at Sam Griffin's shop

Date
1992-03-06
Description
12 color slides. Sam Griffin was the son of a commercial fisher on Lake Okeechobee, who then moved in 1948 to sportsfishing. Sam began making lures to support his father's business. His business had 12 full-time employees, all females, and make 300,000 lures a year. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Helicopter sugarcane crop sprayer

Helicopter sugarcane crop sprayer

Date
1987-10
Description
Six color slides. Images of a helicopter crop sprayer for sugarcane, piloted by Justin Brown. 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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Images of the Fiesta La Primavera in Moore Haven

Images of the Fiesta La Primavera in Moore Haven

Date
1992-03-08
Description
111 color slides. Images of the Fiesta La Primavera, including various Mexican American bands, a Florida-based Mexican dance group (Grupo Sevezz), and local Mexican American residents dancing. For recordings of the Festival, see S 1624, box 3, tapes 5-8. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Karen Ford leading the congregation at the Miracle Deliverance Center

Karen Ford leading the congregation at the Miracle Deliverance Center

Date
1992-03-08
Description
One proof sheet with 30 black and white images (plus negatives). For recording of performance see S 1624, box 3, tapes 1-2. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Knives made by Bobby Jones

Knives made by Bobby Jones

Date
Description
Seven color slides. Jones was a self-taught knife maker, making the handles and blades. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Musician Vance Whidden performing

Musician Vance Whidden performing

Date
1992-03-06
Description
One proof with 24 black and white images (plus negatives). Whidden played with a local group, the Midnight Ramblers, for years. He worked as a cowman and later for the Okeelanta Sugar Company. For a recoding of him, see S 1624, box 3, tape 3. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Prospectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka Festival

Prospectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka Festival

Date
1992-03-07
Description
One proof sheet with 12 black and white images (plus negatives). The Prospectors Bluegrass was begun by guitarist and singer Jack Greene with his brother and mandolin player Doug (both from North Carolina). The rest of the band consisted of Keith Bass on banjo and Clyde Greene (No relation) on bass. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Prospectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka Festival

Prospectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka Festival

Date
1992-03-07
Description
Seven color slides. The Prospectors Bluegrass was begun by guitarist and singer Jack Greene with his brother and mandolin player Doug (both from North Carolina). The rest of the band consisted of Keith Bass on banjo and Clyde Greene (No relation) on bass. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1624_03_tape05Chevere Chicano and Unimex performing at the La Primavera FestivalSoundFieldwork
Festivals
Latinos
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Concerts
Performing arts
Music performance
Music
Singing
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Musicians
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a_s1624_03_tape07Conjunto Primavera and Los Rivales del Norte performing at the La Primavera FestivalSoundFieldwork
Festivals
Latinos
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Concerts
Performing arts
Music performance
Music
Singing
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Musicians
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Fishing lure manufacturing at Sam Griffin's shopFishing lure manufacturing at Sam Griffin's shopStill ImageManufacturer
Businesspeople
Fieldwork
Occupational groups
Fishing lures
Workplace
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Workers
Labor
Workshops
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Helicopter sugarcane crop sprayerHelicopter sugarcane crop sprayerStill ImageFarm workers
Fieldwork
Farming
Sugar crops
Agriculture
Sugarcane
Machinery
Cash crops
Farms
Helicopters
Spraying
Aerial spraying and dusting in agriculture
Helicopter pilots
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Images of the Fiesta La Primavera in Moore HavenImages of the Fiesta La Primavera in Moore HavenStill ImageBands (Music)
Musical groups
Fieldwork
Festivals
Latinos
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Concerts
Performing arts
Music performance
Dance
Singing
Clothing and dress
Community culture
Social gatherings
Folk dance
Dancers
Musicians
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Karen Ford leading the congregation at the Miracle Deliverance CenterKaren Ford leading the congregation at the Miracle Deliverance CenterStill ImageSingers
Fieldwork
Religious music
Religion
Churches
Church services
Christianity
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Singing
Music performance
African Americans
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Knives made by Bobby JonesKnives made by Bobby JonesStill ImageBands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Fieldwork
Knives
Metal craft
Material culture
Woodwork
Knifesmiths
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Musician Vance Whidden performingMusician Vance Whidden performingStill ImageGuitarist
Fieldwork
Elderly, the
Guitar
Guitarists
Fiddles
Music performance
String instruments
Fiddlers
Musicians
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Prospectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka FestivalProspectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Festivals
Musical groups
String instruments
Music performance
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
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Prospectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka FestivalProspectors Bluegrass performing at the Chalo Nitka FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Festivals
Musical groups
String instruments
Music performance
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
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