Split bamboo rice baskets

235480
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. Slides S82-1781 and S82-1788 are missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1778 - S82-1789

Vietnamese dancers at the Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival

235380
Date
1981-01-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-one color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S81-76 - S 81-96

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 7)

241151
Date
05/28/2004
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD04-87

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 13)

241157
Date
05/28/2004
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD04-93

Chinese rice sculptures

235345
Date
1988-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Born in Taiwan, Chang constructed small sculptures from rice dough. For an interview with Chang, see S 1618, box 5, tape 1. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was starte...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-488 - S91-496

Folk singer Pham Duy at the 1966 Florida Folk Festival

234633
Date
1966-05-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Once called the 'Woody Guthrie of Vietnam,' Pham Duy wrote over 1000 songs. Born in Ha Noi in 1921, he trained in Paris in the 1940s. A part of the anti-French resistance, Pham Duy traveled Vietnam learning folk songs, and supporting regime change. In Spring 1966, as part...
Type
Still Image

Interview with sculptor and cook Fu-Yung Chang

235346
Date
1988-06-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Born in Taiwan, Chang constructed small sculptures from rice dough. This art goes back over 2000 years in China, though it is rare to find an practitioner of it. Chang learned from a master artist in Taiwan. In the interview, he discusses his immigration to US; education; work i...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 1

Vegetable carvings by Pam Maneeratana

236033
Date
1987-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Images of artist Pam Maneeratara's carved fruit and vegetables. Called Kae Sa Luk, this is a 700 year-old craft taught to school girls while learning culinary skills. The usual motifs is floral. She uses a bird's beak knife, which was specially ordered from Thailand. Pam's mo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-690 - S91-707

Atsuko Lefcounte teaching her apprentices about ikebana

235923
Date
1988-03-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Master folk artist Lefcourte took on two apprentices in 1988, Levanthal and McGlamory. Ikebana (Way of the Flower) is the Japanese tradition of flower arranging. It originated in China in the 6th century. Lefcourte was born in Osaka, Japan, where she learned the art of the tea c...
Type
Sound

Friday afternoon performances at the 1966 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239359
Date
1966-05-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Rain lived in Gainesville. Smith was from Fort Myers. Daniels and Webb were both from Jacksonville. Once called the 'Woody Guthrie of Vietnam,' Pham Duy wrote over 1000 songs. Born in Ha Noi in 1921, he trained in Paris in the 1940s. A part of the ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-158

Video of Japanese dancer Kazuko Law

240869
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image

Nhang Bui and family with split bamboo rice baskets

235483
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1818; S82-1833 - S82-1839

Folklife Genre: Indian & South Asian

273966
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Our Indian and South Asian category includes music from the Indian sub-continent east to Myanmar. Common instruments from this region include the sitar, lute, hammered dulcimers, pungi (reed flutes), drums, gongs, and bells. Floridian performers from this genre include Nila and Jaya Radhakrishnan.
Type
interactive resource

Tuyen Phem making baskets at the Great Gulf Coast Arts festival

235374
Date
1981-01-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Phem is making a rice basket.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S81-5 S 81-22

Ann Yao playing the Chinese zither (zheng)

237175
Date
1993-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet and 5 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Cambodian folk dances at the Florida Folk Festival

234526
Date
1950
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Images of University of Florida exchange student Sok Thong Doeung, along with another unidentified exchange student, demonstrating Cambodian folk dances.
Type
Still Image

Tuyen Phem making baskets with bamboo strips

234403
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print, plus negative.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-363

Cualong wood carving

233891
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Color photograph of Taun Nguyen with his traditional Vietnamese wood carving, called a cualong carving. The of the Tampa resident was taken at a folk demonstration at White Spring's Stephen Foster Center. The image is also duplicated in a slide and negative. 1985.
Type
Still Image

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

239903
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Lolly V. Ferro, interviewed by Brent Tozzer, speaks for the Knights of Rizal, Filipino-American folk musicians. He discusses various aspects of Filipino culture including language, music, embroidery and holidays as well as how Filipino culture is carried out by their...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-73

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

240070
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-44

Various Phillipine stick dancers at the Florida Folk Festival

234603
Date
1957-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen photographic prints. Images of Filipino dancers at the Florida Folk Festivals.
Type
Still Image

Folklife Genre: East & Southeast Asian

273960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Type
interactive resource

Vietnamese baskets made by Tuyen Phem

234393
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-352

Chinese zither player Ann Yao

237189
Date
1993-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three color slides. Slides are dark.
Type
Still Image

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

239728
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Lolly Ferro discusses Filipino culture, topography and history. He also discusses what brought many Filipinos to the United States and the close-knit nature of Filipino families. He talks about their traditions, Rondalla bands and answers questions on oral fairy tales.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-69

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

239730
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kazuko Law (interviewed by Diana Godwin) discusses the customs of Japanese dance. She demonstrates how males and females do dance steps and the movements of the fan. She talks about the importance of imagination in Japanese dance. She discusses men's role in dance in Kab...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-71

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

240460
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Julia Edge, 10-year old Chinese zheng player who has performed with Yo Yo Ma, discusses her history of playing, the nature of the instrument including the pentatonic scale on which it is constructed and Cantonese music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-95

Interview with Japanese dancer Kazuko Law and her apprentice Ofuyu Forrest

240837
Date
08/26/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 20

Interview with Japanese dancer Kazuko Law and her apprentice Ofuyu Forrest

240836
Date
02/01/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 19 & 21

Tuan and Da Nguyen

235686
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six color slides. Slides S86-1030 and S86-1034 are missing. Images created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. 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 ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S6-1028 - S86-1035

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