White oak baskets

235482
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. Includes images of white oak baskets and examples of crochet and macarame. One slide (S82-1814) shows an example of canning food.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1802 - S82-1817
Canning and preserving

Interview with Panayiota (Penny) King

236237
Date
1989-06-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassetes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 3-4
Canning and preserving

Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1991 Rural Folklife Days

236167
Date
1991-11-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images of quilting (Jones),canning (Norris), peanut brittle (Shaw), and corn grist milling. This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Canning and preserving

Marie Norris demonstrating rural arts such as making lye soap and canning vegetables

236154
Date
1990-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-six color slides. This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Canning and preserving

Interview with Charlie Mae Williams

238483
Date
1983-03-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Williams discusses her life history and family history; canning traditions and methods for preserving. Side B She discusses where she learned to can; her early education; making cane syrup.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-52
Canning and preserving

Marie Norris preparing food for canning - White Springs, Florida

110119
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4208
Folklife Collection.

Marie Norris preparing food for canning - White Springs, Florida

110120
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4209
Folklife Collection.

Marie Norris preparing food for canning - White Springs, Florida

110121
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4210
Folklife Collection.

Marie Norris, center, demonstrating canning - White Springs, Florida

110154
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4242
Folklife collection

Marie Norris preparing food for canning - White Springs, Florida

110086
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4170
Folklife Collection

Marie Norris demonstrating food canning - White Springs, Florida

110103
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4190
Folklife Collection

Visitors sampling jelly made during a demonstration at the Renaissance Park Cultural Festival in Marianna, Florida.

123874
Date
2000
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS940049
Folklife Collection.

Interview with quilter Alva Gaston

238482
Date
1983-03-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Alva Gaston discusses family history; quilting; other crafts/traditions passed down through her family; canning - fig preserves. Side B Alva Gaston discusses preserving; cutting sugar cane; local cane grinding (Annie Sue and P.K. Powell); her father's blacksmith shop; family remedies.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-51
Canning and preserving

Forest foodways workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237418
Date
1989-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. They discuss swamp cabbage, mullet, corn, canning with hog lard, squirells, and chicken feet.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-60
Canning and preserving

Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1992 Rural Folklife Days

236169
Date
1992-11-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-eight color slides; one proof sheet with 22 images. Images of quilting (Bailey, Jones), sugar cane grinding (Waldron), wood carvings, candy making (Shaw), and canning (Norris). This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Canning and preserving

Marie Norris, left, and Ethel McDonald canning vegetables during Rural Folklife Days demonstrations - White Springs, Florida

111327
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5548
Folklife Collection

Vegetables being prepared for canning during Rural Folklife Days demonstrations - White Springs, Florida

111334
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5555
Folklife collection

Marie Norris demonstrating canning during Rural Folklife Days - White Springs, Florida

111335
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5556
Canning and preserving

Sarah Splights making jelly during the Renaissance Park Cultural Festival in Marianna, Florida.

123827
Date
2000
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS940007
Folklife Collection.

Sign at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival for Marie Norris' home canning - White Springs, Florida

115639
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP83150D
Folklife Collection.

Interview with Myakka City residents Brian and Irene Carlton

238228
Date
1984-11-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. The Carltons discuss farm life, hog raising and branding, keeping bees, canning foods, cooking fish roe, picking strawberries and blueberries, raising horses, and controlled buring of land. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. The fieldwork and resultant booklet/slideshow, created by museum employee Robert Cottrell and folklorist Pat Waterman, was to profile the lifestyles and values of the Myakka community, located in Southwest Florida in Manatee County. See S 1682 for more information on the project.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-216
Item ID
T85-217
Canning and preserving

Interview with Lloyd Earl McMullian, Sr.

238284
Date
1983-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. C83-102: Macmillan discussed how Two Egg, Florida, and Paramour, Florida, were named; his birth in Grand Ridge, Florida, in 1910; his and his father's work in turpentining; getting into the farming business after the turpentining industry's decline; farming with mules and, later, with tractors in the 1930s; raising peanuts, soy beans, and corn; his son's work in cattle farming; blacksmithing; canning and preserving food; and magic and omens in farming. He also tell stories about voting Republican due to promises of racial equality and talks about "Hoover Days" and the Depression; old farming sayings and practices; and making moonshine from cane skimmings. C83-103: McMullian discusses visiting the Florida Folk Festival; collecting antique engines as a hobby; the turpentining process; tally calls and tally boards; "raking" trees; enjoying his work in the turpentine industry; bank loans; and trains and business transportation. In addition, he tells a story about the first toilet he ever saw and talks about losing crops in droughts and from nematodes; his father's employment in a large farm; fiddle and piano music and dances; Sacred Harp music; African-Americans; square dancing and clogging; serenades, housewarmings, and quilting parties; and farming in cold weather.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-102
Item ID
C83-103
Florida Folklife Program

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