47 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Sarasota (Fla.)"
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Wood carvings by Mike Makay

Wood carvings by Mike Makay

Date
1988-01
Description
Nine color slides. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant, the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
William "Bill" Wright interview

William "Bill" Wright interview

Date
1986-12-19
Description
One audio cassette. Wright discusses net making.
Collection
The Kreissle Forge

The Kreissle Forge

Date
1986-12-17
Description
Forty-one color slides. Images are very dark and difficult to see. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Shell decorated graves

Shell decorated graves

Date
1987
Description
Eleven color slides. Images are dark. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Quilts by Laura Yoder

Quilts by Laura Yoder

Date
1987-01-08
Description
Twenty color slides. Images are very dark and difficult to see. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Quilter Mattie Wittmer

Quilter Mattie Wittmer

Date
1987-01-06
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Wittmer is Amish, and the aunt of quilter Loretta Coblenz. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Quilter Loretta Coblenz

Quilter Loretta Coblenz

Date
1986-12-20
Description
Three color slides. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Polish American Club of Sarasota vigilia for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Polish American Club of Sarasota vigilia for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1987-12-13
Description
One audio recording. Recorded during a vigilia, a Christmas meal at which no meat is served.
Collection
Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1988-01-26
Description
One audio cassette. King learned to embroider with a treadle sewing machine by watching her mother in Greece. She discusses learning from her mother; use of the treadle sewing machine; designs; colors and materials used; threads; needles; moving to Florida (1987); products she makes; and others in her field.
Collection
Panels from a friendship quilt

Panels from a friendship quilt

Date
1987-01-06
Description
Nine color slides. Wittmer is Amish, and the aunt of quilter Loretta Coblenz. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Wood carvings by Mike MakayWood carvings by Mike MakayStill ImageFieldwork
Material culture
Containers
Decorative arts
Bowls (Tableware)
Woodwork
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Wood carvers
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a_s1708_04_tape21bWilliam "Bill" Wright interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Occupational groups
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing nets
Net makers
Netmaking
Seafood industry
Net maker
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The Kreissle ForgeThe Kreissle ForgeStill ImageMetal-workers
Blacksmiths
Fieldwork
Ironwork
Metal craft
Material culture
Workshops
Metal products
Metalwork
Workplace
Decorative arts
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Shell decorated gravesShell decorated gravesStill ImageFieldwork
Shells
Grave markers
Graves
Death rites
Community culture
Cemeteries
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Quilts by Laura YoderQuilts by Laura YoderStill ImageQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Quilted goods
Quilting
Quilts
Decorative arts
Material culture
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Quilter Mattie WittmerQuilter Mattie WittmerStill ImageQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Art, Mennonite
Mennonites
Material culture
Quilted goods
Quilting
Quilts
Needlework
Decorative arts
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Quilter Loretta CoblenzQuilter Loretta CoblenzStill ImageQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Quilts
Needlework
Quilted goods
Art, Mennonite
Mennonites
Decorative arts
Material culture
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a_s1622_03_tape18Polish American Club of Sarasota vigilia for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundField recordings
Rites
Ceremonies
Polish Americans
Religion
Religious rituals
Ritual meals
Religious holidays
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a_s1622_03_tape01Penny King interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundField recordings
Greek Americans
Embroidery
Machine sewing
Sewing machines
Needlework
Embroidery thread
Ironing boards
Interviews
Oral narratives
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Panels from a friendship quiltPanels from a friendship quiltStill ImageQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Fieldwork
Art, Mennonite
Mennonites
Material culture
Quilted goods
Quilting
Quilts
Needlework
Decorative arts
Sound recordings
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