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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 10 June 1986

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 10 June 1986

Date
1986-06-10
Description
Five audio cassettes. Held at the Social Science building on the University of South Florida campus. Council Members present: Patricia Waterman (Chair), Ronald C. Foreman, Jr., Jeanette Cypress, Mick Moloney, Catherine Sugrue, William Green; Council Members absent: Beverly Carter; Florida Folklife Programs Staff: Ormond H. Loomis (Director), Iris Greene (Secretary), Barbara Beauchamp (Folklife Programs Administrator), Peggy Bulger (Folklife Programs Administrator), Merri Belland (Folklife Specialist); Visitors: Thelma Boltin (Consultant), Randall Kelley (Director, Division of Archives, History and Records Management), Ross Morrell (Assistant Director, Division of Archives, History and Records Management), Bill Dudley (WMNF Radio, Tampa), LeeEllen Friedland. For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1579, box 1, folder: Indexes for C86-150 through C86-210. And copies of tapes (but not the minutes)for this meeting can also be found in S 1717, box 2. 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.
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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4 June 1991

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4 June 1991

Date
Description
Four audio cassettes. Held at the Historic Tampa/Hillsborough Country Preservation Board office in Tampa. Council Members present: Randall Reed, David Jumper (chair), Miguel Brutos, Diana Jarvis Godwin (vice-chair), Yvonne Tucker; Members absent: Kathy Monahan; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Director), Iris Green (secretary), Riki Saltzman (Arts Administrators), Debbie Fant (Arts Administrator); Visitors: musicians Cheryl Belanger and Dale Webber. For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1717, box 1, folder 5. 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.
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Public workshop on Florida Folk Festival policy (Tampa)

Public workshop on Florida Folk Festival policy (Tampa)

Date
1982-11-07
Description
Three audio cassettes. Recording of a public meeting held at the Florida International University to discuss the new Florida Folk Festival policies. In April 1982, the Department of State (DOS) and its Florida Folklife Program (FFP) sent out notice that the policies were changing. The result was a highly charged meeting between the FFP, the Florida Folklife Council, and the many folk artists. (See C83-90 and C83-91 in S 1576, box 10.) That fall, once the policy was completed, the FFP and the DOS offered several public meetings across the state. Includes discussion of the policy as well as input from various attendees as to the future of the festival. In addition to Tampa, meetings were held in Miami and White Springs.
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Recording of James Watson hawking

Recording of James Watson hawking

Date
1989
Description
One audio cassette. James learned street hawking as an apprentice from a ballpark hotdog seller and frequent festival performer Thomas Watson. For more information on the Watsons, see S 1640, box 9, folder 4. 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.
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Alvarez restaurant in Tampa

Alvarez restaurant in Tampa

Date
Description
One black and white print. An unidentified African American male in front of the Alvarez restaurant in Tampa. 3 December 1979.
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Antioch restaurant in Tampa

Antioch restaurant in Tampa

Date
Description
Two black and white prints. January 1980.
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Autoharp player Charley Groth and his apprentice Cheryl Belanger

Autoharp player Charley Groth and his apprentice Cheryl Belanger

Date
1991-05
Description
105 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.
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Banjoist Lewis Raulerson

Banjoist Lewis Raulerson

Date
1982-10
Description
One black and white print and one negative. (Same image for both). Duplicate from S 1577, box 18, folder 15, proof sheet P82-274.
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Bavarian zither player Hubert Dahm

Bavarian zither player Hubert Dahm

Date
1976-07
Description
One color print. Dahm of Tampa playing the Bavarian zither, a 42-string instrument with a five-octave range. This was sent into the Florida Folklfie Program as a publicity image for the 1978 Florida Folk Festival, at which Dahm played. He also played at the 1979, 1981, and 1983 festivals.
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Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Date
1981-08-31
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Culled from informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area, demonstrations include pysanky egg decoration, Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson), wood carving (fishing lures by Woodward and Jones), and polka music by the Polka Sweethearts.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_21_c86-206Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 10 June 1986SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1717_03_tape041Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 4 June 1991SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1576_38_tape30Public workshop on Florida Folk Festival policy (Tampa)SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Public officers
Public officials
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Public service employment
Folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1640_20_tape30Recording of James Watson hawkingSoundFieldwork
Demonstrations
Sound recordings
Selling
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
African Americans
Oral performance
Street vendors
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Alvarez restaurant in TampaAlvarez restaurant in TampaStill ImageStores, retail
Restaurants
African Americans
Architecture
Food
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Antioch restaurant in TampaAntioch restaurant in TampaStill ImageStores, retail
Architecture
Restaurants
Food
Advertising
Signs (commercial)
Economic practices
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Autoharp player Charley Groth and his apprentice Cheryl BelangerAutoharp player Charley Groth and his apprentice Cheryl BelangerStill ImageFieldwork
Apprentices
Zither
Autoharp
String instruments
Musical instruments
German Americans
Teaching of folklore
Harpists
Musicians
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Banjoist Lewis RaulersonBanjoist Lewis RaulersonStill ImageFieldwork
Banjoes
String instruments
Musical instruments
Fences
Banjoists
Musicians
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Bavarian zither player Hubert DahmBavarian zither player Hubert DahmStill ImageString instruments
Music performance
Zither
Musical instruments
Musicians
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Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State FairBig Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State FairStill ImageFestivals
Fairs
Demonstrations
Craft
Folklife
Boat drivers
Occupational folklore
African Americans
Teaching of folklore
Egg decoration
Eggs
Polka
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing lures
Wood carving
Music performance
Wood carvers
Musical groups
Artisans
Boat driver
Bands (Music)
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