Interviews of Hon Versaggi, Pam Solano, Theresa Griffin, and Thelma Pacetti on Minorcan crafts

Date: May 28, 1983

Source: S1576 , Container 8 , C83-42

Type: Sound

Download: MP3


  • One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Versaggi (palmetto braiding), Solano, Griffin, and Pacetti (tatting) discuss Minorcan crafts. Wickman conducts a discussion on St. Augustine Minorcan handcrafts they practice. Versaggi discusses learning and practicing palmetto braiding; Griffin discusses learning and practices of and varieties of Spanish embroidery work. Pacetti discusses learning to tat (lace making) and Solano talks about palmetto hat making.

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