Ruby Billie interview for the Seminole Slide & Tape Project

238241
Date
1982-01-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Billie, through her interpreter Jumper, discusses making and selling dolls; the younger generation's interest in the Green Corn Dance; music and attendance at the Green Corn Dance; Seminole burial traditions for adults and children; inventing airboats (which were made from Model ...
Type
sound
Item ID
C83-38
Billie, Ruby, 1918-1985

Ruby Billie sewing traditional Seminole patchwork

235206
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Images taken at the Hollywood reservation library. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, commun...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83--865 - S83-902
Billie, Ruby, 1918-1985

Interview with Ruby Billie and Annie Jimmie

235218
Date
1982-01-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio recording. Extremely poor sound quality due to field recorder malfunction. Billie and Jimmie discuss (through Jumper) patchwork sewing including when and how they learned the craft; patterns; the choice of colors and fabrics; clothing styles; patchwork designs; and sewing machines. Th...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-33*
Item ID
T82-42
Billie, Ruby, 1918-1985

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