Eighty-two color slides. Images of Billie demonstrating the process of making palmetto dolls, from gathering palmetto fronds to finishing the doll. Also features many images of the Big Cypress Reservation, including the natural landscape, homes, and pig farming.
One audio cassette. An educational slide-tape presentation about Seminole doll making. The program was created from earlier fieldwork images and audio recordings. Copied onto T80-96. Duplicate copies can be found in S 1576, box 39, tapes 16-17.
Two reel-to-reel tapes. T80-47 has been spliced with T80-48. Billie discusses the history of Seminole dollmaking; marketing the dolls to tourists; learning the craft from her grandmother; patchwork; sweetgrass baskets; and other crafts sold to tourists. Her daughter, Claudia John, interprets from...
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