|a_s1717_04_tape097||Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4-5 January 1994||Sound||Public officer|
Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4-5 January 1994
- Eight audio cassettes. Tapes 97-98 found in box 4; tapes 99-104 in box 5. Held at the Bureau of Florida Folklife office in White Springs. Council Members present: Tina Bucuvalas, Diana Jarvis Godwin, Randall Reed (Chair), Yvonne Tucker, Ed Hoovler; Members absent: Kathy Monahan, Louise Gopher; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Chief), Iris Green (secretary), David Reddy (arts administrator), Teresa Hollingsworth (arts administrator), Beth Higgs (historian). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1717, box 1, folder 8. The Florida Folklife Council (FFC) was created by legislation in 1979 (79-322, SB 1203) within the Department of State to advise the Secretary of State on issues relating to folk arts and folk life as well as stimulate and encourage statewide public interest and participation in folk arts and folklore, sponsor conferences and workshops throughout the state, and make recommendations for the development of a statewide Florida Folk Arts program. The Florida Folklife Council consists of seven members appointed by the Secretary of State for four-year terms.