Interview with Ukrainian embroiderers

239029
Date
1985-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. (The first part of the interview was on C87-5, which is missing.) Alla Barabolak and Stephanie Cehelska discuss Ukrainian embroidery and differences/variety within the art; manner in which each of them learned to embroider; post-WWII changes in embroidery; pysanky [egg] decorati...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-6

Ukranian American Fieldwork: Ukranian embroidery

234493
Date
1985-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Still Image

Needleworker Nadia Michael in Jacksonville

234297
Date
1986-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty black and white negatives. Images of Palestinian American Nadia Michael sewing at her home.
Type
Still Image

Tatter Mildred Rivers

234208
Date
1978
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Tatting is a form of embroidery used to create lace.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-541

Czechoslovakian embroidery

234377
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Fall 1980.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-335

Hungarian embroidery demonstration

235596
Date
1983-09-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-seven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-3034 - S83-3060

Quinces clothing shop

235597
Date
1983-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-seven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-3086 - S83-3109

Arabic embroidery

236218
Date
1985-02-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-461 - S86-467

Embroiderer Nadia Michael at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

234314
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. Nadia Michael demonstrating Palestinian embroidery.
Type
Still Image

Margaret Horvath and her embroidery at a 1994 craft demonstration

234464
Date
1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six color slides. Images of Margaret Horvath's emboridery at the Craft Demonstration at the Stephen Foster Center.
Type
Still Image

Tatter Pauline Pittenger

234519
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Tatting involves the making of lace. Pittenger was from Bradenton. Images are undated.
Type
Still Image

Needleworker Magraret Horvath working on Hungarian embroidery

236456
Date
1995-02-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof with 36 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Sound

Greek embroidery at the Sponge Industry Folk Arts Festival

236142
Date
1989-06-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Greek embroidery displayed. Brief biographies of the embroiderers (some pictured) can be found in the folder. The festival was held June 24-25, 1989 to celebrate Tarpon Springs heritage of sponge diving, a practice that dated back to the 1890s. By 1905, when 500 Greek immigr...
Type
Still Image

Tatter Mildred Rivers

234232
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen black and white prints. Tatting is a form of embroidery used to create lace.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P79-687 - P79-702

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

Nadia Michael with her Palistinian embroidery (rug weaving)

236217
Date
1985-02-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-459 - S86-460

Interview with Hungarian embroiderers Margaret Horvath and Elizabeth Spreckelsen

235721
Date
1985-03-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Spreckelsen apprenticed under Margaret Horvath in 1984-1985. Horvath was a Hungarian and moved to the U.S. in 1970. Spreckelsen was from a German American family in New York City. They discuss immigration; family history; learning embroidery; types of Hungarian embroidery; desig...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 10

Examples of Jamaican embroidery

236368
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaic...
Type
Still Image

Needleworker Magraret Horvath singing with her husband at White Springs' craft pavilion

236455
Date
1995-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof with 36 black and white images (plus negatives). Recorded at the ceremony for Horvath's winning the 1995 Florida Folk heritage Award.
Type
Sound

Craft demonstration area at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival

236477
Date
1988-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two proof with 66 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Needlework by Marion Jones

236034
Date
1987-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers fo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-708 - S91-719

Hardanger embroidery

236040
Date
1987-10-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. Hardanger was a form of embroidery that dates back to the Renaissance, and began in Scandinavia. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project be...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-767 - S91-780

Ukranian embroidery

236541
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on th...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
149-158

Images from the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

236457
Date
1984-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine proofs with 300 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

239899
Date
1997-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Margaret Hovarth, a Hungarian embroiderer interviewed by Brett Tozzer, discusses when she learned to embroider, learning from her grandmother and mother, her immigration to the United States and different styles and designs of embroidery both old and new.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-69

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

240459
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Walter Bruce Crouse continues from C01-93 discussing wooden boat making. Margaret Horvath, Hungarian embroiderer since the age of 5, discusses Hungarian embroidery as well as Hungarian culture and her family history.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-94

Greek embroiderer Penny King

236399
Date
1988-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. King learned to embroider with a treadle sewing machine by watching her mother in Greece. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February...
Type
Still Image

Greek embroiderer Penny King

236400
Date
1988-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof with 19 black and white images (plus negatives). King learned to embroider with a treadle sewing machine by watching her mother in Greece. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988...
Type
Still Image

Interview with embroiderer Margaret Horvath

240765
Date
07/24/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 19-20

Greek embroiderer Panayiota (Penny) King

235940
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. 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 knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-414 - S95-430

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