168 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Pinellas County (Fla.)"
Bouzoukis player Jimmy Szaris

Bouzoukis player Jimmy Szaris

Date
1987-01
Description
One proof sheet with 11 black and white images (plus negatives). 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, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Carl Hanson and his apprentice Jason Keil tying fly fishing lines

Carl Hanson and his apprentice Jason Keil tying fly fishing lines

Date
1989-08
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Born in Saginaw, Michigan, Hanson grew up in Rockport, Massachusetts, where he learned to tie fly fish lines from his grandfather. Saltwater fly fishing became popular in Florida in the 1960s. 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.
Collection
Carl Hanson and Jason Keil making fly fishing lures

Carl Hanson and Jason Keil making fly fishing lures

Date
1988
Description
Eight 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.
Collection
Chorded zither player Charlie Groth and his apprentice Cheryl Belanger

Chorded zither player Charlie Groth and his apprentice Cheryl Belanger

Date
1991-05
Description
Two proof sheets with 72 black and white images (plus negatives). The chorded zither, invented in the nineteenth century in Germany, is also called an autoharp. 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.
Collection
Church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. Petersburg

Church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. Petersburg

Date
1985-03-10
Description
Nineteen color slides. Images of a church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. Petersburg, led by Bishop Robert Moskel. Images created as field research for the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Compilation of recordings by the Williams Family & Johnny Brown from the Florida Record Project

Compilation of recordings by the Williams Family & Johnny Brown from the Florida Record Project

Date
1978-05-10
Description
One audio cassette. Williams, Ella, and Lilly were recorded in Newberry on 27 May 1978; Brown was recorded in St. Petersburg on 10 May 1978; and the shape note singers were recorded in Crestview on 18 May 1980. (For the full recording of the shape note singers, see S 1576, reels T83-82 through T83-85.) These were field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida, an exploration of African American musical styles in Florida.
Collection
David Parker Bennett interview for the Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program

David Parker Bennett interview for the Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program

Date
1985-02-21
Description
One audio cassette. Bennett was a fiddler and folklorist. He wrote his Master's thesis at the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill) in 1940: A Study in Fiddle Tunes From Western North Carolina. In the interview, Bennett discusses his research, fellow bluegrass and old-time musicians, and recording various musicians.
Collection
Diamond Tooth Mary McClain: Roll Back the Years

Diamond Tooth Mary McClain: Roll Back the Years

Date
1990
Description
One video recording (VHS; 21 minutes) Documentary on blues singer McClain. Includes interviews with Pete Gallagher and pianist Willie James. Known as Diamond Teeth Mary for the jewels she placed in her teeth in the 1940s, Mary was born in West Virginia, and always claimed to be the half sister of fellow blues singer Bessie Smith. In 1918, she moved to Florida's Gulf Coast. During her later years, she lived in Bradenton, Florida. Although McClain was a popular performer in the 1920s and 1930s, she stopped performing the blues for many years. She was rediscovered by the Florida Folklife Program in the 1980s. In 1986, she won the Florida Folk Heritage Award in 1986. She died on 4 April 2000.
Collection
Diving for the gold cross during the Feast of the Epiphany

Diving for the gold cross during the Feast of the Epiphany

Date
1977-01-06
Description
Black and white print. Copyrighted photogrpah by the newspaper Clearwater Sun. Greek American males diving for a gold cross during an Feast of the Epiphany celebration. The Epiphany of Our Lord is a Christian rite celebrated within the Eastern Orthodox faith. Epiphany is a Greek word meaning to make known, and refers to the visit of the Magi to Christ,thereby making him known to the world. It is the climax of the twelve days of Christmas (on 6 January). Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community.
Collection
East Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprentices

East Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprentices

Date
1990
Description
Three color slides; 24 negatives. 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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Bouzoukis player Jimmy SzarisBouzoukis player Jimmy SzarisStill ImageFieldwork
Bouzouki
Greek Americans
Arts, Greek
Musical instruments
Music performance
Musicians
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Carl Hanson and his apprentice Jason Keil tying fly fishing linesCarl Hanson and his apprentice Jason Keil tying fly fishing linesStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Fly fishing
Saltwater fly fishing
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing tackle
Material culture
Craft
Fishing lures
Apprentices
Fishers
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Carl Hanson and Jason Keil making fly fishing luresCarl Hanson and Jason Keil making fly fishing luresStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing lures
Fishing tackle
Material culture
Apprentices
Teaching of folklore
Fishers
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Chorded zither player Charlie Groth and his apprentice Cheryl BelangerChorded zither player Charlie Groth and his apprentice Cheryl BelangerStill ImageFieldwork
Apprentices
Zither
Musical instruments
String instruments
German Americans
Music performance
Teaching of folklore
Musicians
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Church ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. PetersburgChurch ceremony at the Epiphany Ukranian Catholic Church in St. PetersburgStill ImageChristianity
Catholics
Church architecture
Church attendance
Religion
Religious rites
Churches
Choirs (music)
Church buildings
Church services
Material culture
Candelabra
Fieldwork
Bishops
Preachers
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a_s1576_04_c80-021Compilation of recordings by the Williams Family & Johnny Brown from the Florida Record ProjectSoundMusic -- Performance
Field recordings
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Shape note singing
Gospel music
Religious songs
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a_s1640_20_tape06David Parker Bennett interview for the Folk Arts Apprenticeship ProgramSoundField recordings
Interviews
Folklore
Research, theory, and methodology
Fiddles
String instruments
Folk musicians
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Diamond Tooth Mary McClain: Roll Back the YearsDiamond Tooth Mary McClain: Roll Back the YearsMoving ImagePianists
Musicians
Documentary videos
Blues (Music)
Rhythm and blues music
African Americans
Music performance
Singing
Interviewing on television
Interviews
Life histories
Blues singers
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Diving for the gold cross during the Feast of the EpiphanyDiving for the gold cross during the Feast of the EpiphanyStill ImageHolidays and festivals
Religious rites
Diving
Special events
Christianity
Religion
Epiphany
Catholics
Calendar rites
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East Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprenticesEast Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprenticesStill ImageApprentices
Dance
Indian dance
Children
Body movement
Teaching of folklore
Dancers
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