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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Tarpon Springs (Fla.)"
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Emmanuel Gombos (Video 22-23)

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Emmanuel Gombos (Video 22-23)

Date
1987-11
Description
Two video cassettes. 20 minutes. (Copy can be found on FV-10, S 1615.) Emmanuel Gombos (influential church lay leader and local high school Greek teacher) on the unique Greek heritage of Tarpon Springs; scenes of local Greek organizations. Created for the Every Island Has Its Own Song project. The finished product was a documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family, and the Tarpon Springs Greek community he lived in. A co-production of WEDO-TV and the FFP, it was funded in part by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. Offenbach narrated. Folklorist Michael researched, wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer.
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 1)

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 1)

Date
1987-11
Description
One video recording. 20 minutes. (Copy can be found on FV-1, S 1615). Includes Greek School blessing (by Father Tryfon Theophilopolus), shots of sponge boats at sponge docks, shots of St. Michaels shrine. Created for the Every Island Has Its Own Song project. The finished product was a documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family, and the Tarpon Springs Greek community he lived in. A co-production of WEDO-TV and the FFP, it was funded in part by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. Offenbach narrated. Folklorist Michael researched, wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer.
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Tarpon Springs sponge divers

Tarpon Springs sponge divers

Date
Description
One black and white print. May 1980.
Collection
Ybor City and Tarpon Springs

Ybor City and Tarpon Springs

Date
Description
Twenty black and white prints, with negatives. P82-104 Statue in Tarpon Springs P82-105 Sign for Maniscalco Cigar Company P82-106 Cuban American cigar rollers P82-107 Tarpon Springs shrimp boats P82-108 sponges P82-109,110 Sponges drying P82-111-112 Greek Gift shops in Tarpon Springs P82-113 Signs for Greek restaurants, Tarpon Springs P82-114-119 George Sanders making nets P82-120 Ybor City stores P82-121 Ybor City storefront P82-122 Tarpon Springs floats and nets P82-123 Tarpon Springs shrimp boats c. 198
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Greek sponge divers

Greek sponge divers

Date
1988-06-16
Description
Twelve 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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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 2)

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 2)

Date
1987-11
Description
One video recording. 20 minutes. (Copy can be found on FV-1, S 1615. Scenes of St. Michaels shrine. Created for the Every Island Has Its Own Song project. The finished product was a documentary about Nikitas Tsimouris, a Greek bagpipe player, and his family, and the Tarpon Springs Greek community he lived in. A co-production of WEDO-TV and the FFP, it was funded in part by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. Offenbach narrated. Folklorist Michael researched, wrote and produced, and Yvonne Bryant was assistant producer.
Collection
Support materials for the 1990 Folklife Area: Ethnic Celebrations

Support materials for the 1990 Folklife Area: Ethnic Celebrations

Date
1989-11
Description
One audio cassette. Research conducted through the NEA to create the 1990 Florida Folklife Area, the theme of which was Ethnic Celebrations. 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. Tarpon Springs boasts a large Greek American community. Images of the celebration can be found in S 1664, box 2, folder 1. Purim is a Jewish holiday celebrating the victory of the Jewish people over its enemies, as told in the Book of Esther. Literally a Celebration of Lots, it is a joyous time celebrating fun and happiness.
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Epiphany Day Celebration in Tarpon Springs in 1985

Epiphany Day Celebration in Tarpon Springs in 1985

Date
1985-01-06
Description
Nine black and white images, plus negatives. Images of the Epiphany Day celebration held each 6 Janaury in Tarpon Springs, which boasts a large Greek American population. Images include sponge boats, people cooking lambs, dances, and Nicklis Olympic Restaurant. The Epiphany of Our Lord is a Chrisitan 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.
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Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 15 July 1992

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 15 July 1992

Date
1992-07-15
Description
Five audio cassettes. Held at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center in Tarpon Springs. Council Members present: Randall Reed, David Jumper, Diana Jarvis Godwin (vice-chair), Jan Milner (chair), Kathy Monahan, Rem Cabrera; Members absent: Yvonne Tucker; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Director), Iris Green (secretary); Visitors: Bill & Jean Hewitt (Friends of Florida Folk), Dale & Jo Webber (Friends of Florida Folk), and Jim & Melanie Robertson (Friends of Florida Folk). For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1717, box 1, folder 6. 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, 5 December 1989

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 5 December 1989

Date
1989-12-05
Description
Two audio cassettes. Held at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center in Tarpon Springs. Council Members present: Jan Milner, David Jumper, Kathy Monahan, Mick Moloney, Miguel Brutos (Chair). Members absent: Two vacancies; Florida Folklife Program Staff: Ormond Loomis (Director), Iris Green (secretary), Barbara Beauchamp (arts administrator), Debbie Fant (historian); Visitors: Ernie Williams, Professor, St. Leo College. For minutes and details of the meeting, see the S 1717, box 1, folder 3. 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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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Emmanuel Gombos (Video 22-23)Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song: Interview with Emmanuel Gombos (Video 22-23)Moving ImageTeacher
Fieldwork
Interviews
Teachers
Local history
Emigration and immigration
Greek Americans
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 1)Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 1)Moving ImageStudents
Priests
Fieldwork
Sponge fisheries
Diving
Diving Equipment and supplies
Religious rites
Greek Americans
Sponge divers
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Tarpon Springs sponge diversTarpon Springs sponge diversStill ImageSponges
Sponge fisheries
Material culture
Maritime folklore
Maritime life
Mariners
Fishers
Sponge divers
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Ybor City and Tarpon SpringsYbor City and Tarpon SpringsStill ImageSponges
Cigar making
Cigar makers
Cigar industry
Boats and boating
Fishing
Maritime life
Seafood gathering
Stores, retail
Material culture
Fishing nets
Netmaking
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Greek sponge diversGreek sponge diversStill ImageSponge divers
Fieldwork
Boats
Greek Americans
Occupational groups
Docks
Sponge fisheries
Sponges
Fisheries
Transportation
Waterways
Fishers
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Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 2)Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 2)Moving ImageSingers
Guitarist
Musicians
Fieldwork
Greek Americans
Shrines
Christian shrines
Catholics
Saints
Religious art
Religion
Christianity
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a_s1664_07_tape35Support materials for the 1990 Folklife Area: Ethnic CelebrationsSoundSingers
Musicians
Storytellers
Fieldwork
Greek Americans
Epiphany
Religious rites
Religion
Christianity
Catholics
Community culture
Community rites
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Purim
Play
Calendar rites
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Carnivals
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Judaism
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Epiphany Day Celebration in Tarpon Springs in 1985Epiphany Day Celebration in Tarpon Springs in 1985Still ImageRestaurants
Boats and boating
Greek Americans
Christianity
Special events
Religion
Religious rites
Food preparation
Holidays and festivals
Folk dance
Dancers
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a_s1717_04_tape066Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 15 July 1992SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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a_s1717_02_tape015Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 5 December 1989SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Folklife
Folklore
Arts administrators
Oral communication
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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