Capirotada (Mexican bread pudding)

234884
Date
1985-03-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Images of Mexican bread pudding cooked by Marie Castillo. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much r...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1736 - S85-1737

Images of Marie Castillo's home

234891
Date
1985-03-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. Images of Marie Castillo's home, including clothing, furniture, religious objects, appliances, and decorations. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1794 - S85-1805

Interview with fern farm worker Marie Castillo

234934
Date
1985-01-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with fernery worker Marie Castillo, a Mexican migrant. Recorded in her kitchen, Castillo discussed Mexican migration patterns; fern farming; pinata making; religion; adjusting to Florida; family history; music; and community rites. In winter 1985, the Bureau contract...
Type
Sound

Mexican dance at the Quality Inn in Deland

234868
Date
1985-02-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Forty color slides. Images of a Mexican American dance at a Quality Inn, hosted by the Castillo family. Includes dancers and the musicians, Los Errentes de Chua Nuevo Leon, providing the dance music. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1518 - S85-1537, S85-1662 - S85-1686

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 4)

238133
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Owens served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that roiginated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Folklorist Figgen served as moderator for the workshop. The workshop came out of research for the St. Johns River Survey. Grimm discussed pinata...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-112

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