Photograph of a World's Fair Edition of a newspaper featuring hotels in White Springs- White Springs, Florida

115334
Date
Not after 1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP80359

Colonial Hotel in White Springs, Florida

233988
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. The Colonial Hotel was located in White Springs. C. 1980
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-360 - P80-361

Planned drawing of a proposed hotel on St. Johns Place in Jacksonville

234323
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Architectural drawing of a proposed Sheraton Hotel on St. Johns Place, in Jacksonville.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-158

Drawing of a 1890 lodge on Sanibel Island

234321
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Photograph of drawing plans for Thistle Lodge, a recreation of a 1890 lodge from Sanibel Island. 1979.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-157

Jamaica Folklife Project

233949
Date
1990-01-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-nine black and white prints. Images of Merri Belland's weaving class in Jamaica and houses and people - - including a steel guitar player, churches, residences, and hotels.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-18 - P80-47

Folklife People: James Billie

273981
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
James Billie was twice chairman of the Seminole Tribe of Florida (1979-2001; 2011-incumbent). In the 1970s and 1980s, he led an effort to make the Seminole Tribe self-sufficient through business investments, including hotels, bingo, and gambling operations. He also initiated a cultural heritage and ...
Type
interactive resource

The Colonial Hotel on the grounds of White Springs- White Springs, Florida

115335
Date
Not after 1973
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP80360

The Colonial Hotel on the grounds of White Springs- White Springs, Florida

115336
Date
Not after 1973
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP80361

Hotel Clewiston

236804
Date
1987-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add ...
Type
Still Image

Apalachicola architecture

234981
Date
1986-11-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of buildings in Apalachicola. 358-361: Houses in Apalachicola; 362-364: shot gun houses; 365-366: Trinity Church; 367: House; 368: Gulf State Bank; 369-370: Gibson Inn. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Cente...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-358 - S88-370

Boat tours at Wakulla Springs

235468
Date
1980-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Images of boat tours at Wakulla Springs, a tourist attraction dating back to the 1930s. Many of the tours and features (such as the pole vaulting fish, a bass fish which rubs its gills on a wooden pole in the spring) date back to the 1800s. Images include the river, fauna...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1556 - S82-1632

The Breakers

236676
Date
1987-01-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. A classical revival hotel built in 1925. Made of clay, stone, and concrete. An architectural artifact of Florida's Land Boom era. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program...
Type
Still Image

Wakulla Springs tourist attraction

234382
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of Wakulla Springs, a popular tourist attraction located just south of Tallahassee that offered boat tours and lodging. One of the features on the tours was Henry the Fish, a bass fish that would appear to jump over a pole when called. I...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-340

Architectural field trip to Palm Beach

236859
Date
1987-05-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts t...
Type
Still Image

Hotel manager of The Breakers talking with students

236858
Date
1987-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six color slides. Talking to students about running The Breakers, a Gilded Age hotel in South Florida. He was born in 1917 in St. Augustine to one of Florida's oldest families: the Solanos. He retired as assistant manager in 1983. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint ...
Type
Still Image

Dedication ceremony for the Minorcan Cultural Exchange Tour at the Bal Harbor Hotel

234789
Date
1983-10-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-nine color slides. 14-16: Firestone and Rubio; 17: Firestone, Rubio, and Bulger; 18: Capella Davidson choir; 19-38: dedication ceremony. The Minorcan Cultural Exchange Tour, which ran from 10/6-13/1983, was created through an agreement between the Florida Dept. of State and the Mediterranean ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S84-14 through S84-42

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

Minorcan Culture ceremony at the St. Augustine Cathedral

234790
Date
1983-10-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty color slides. 43-53: Minorcan dance group; 54: Father Coll and Mr. Pellicer; 55-60: Capella Davidson choir; 61-63: Father Coll; 64: Coll with Pellicer; 65-70: Ormond Loomis and Pat Wickman; 71-72: Choir rehearsals. The Minorcan Cultural Exchange Tour, which ran from 10/6-13/1983, was created ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S84-43 - S84-72

Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

238257
Date
1982-08-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. On side A, Folklorist Peggy Bulger discusses the nature of folklore and folklife; talks about her objectives as a folklorist; and explains how she conducts her studies. Bulger talks about the Florida Folklife Program; her role as an advocate for folk artists and folk culture; how...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-58

Mexican dance at the Quality Inn in Deland

234869
Date
1985-02-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. Recording of the Latino dance band, Los Errantes de Chua Nuevo Leon, performing at a Mexican American dance in the Quality Inn. 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....
Type
Sound

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 15 February 1989

240952
Date
02/15/1989
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 9-10

Meeting of the Florida Folklife Council, 30 September 1992

240967
Date
09/30/1992
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 71-73

Gospel music singer and promoter Major Hollis in his home

236447
Date
1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two proof sheets with 72 black and white images (plus negatives). Hollis was born in Pleham, Georgia in 1908. After a brief period singing blues in Tennessee, he began organing and promoting gospel quartets in Florida in the 1920s. His home became the 'Hollis Hotel', a palce where gospel groups oft...
Type
Still Image

Robin Plitt performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237114
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Murray served as the emcee. Plitt, from Lake Worth, wrote and sang songs about Florida's past. Joined on the last four songs by Marie Nofsinger on guitar.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-59
Item ID
T91-60

Robin Plitt and friends performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237242
Date
1990-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Paine served as the emcee. Plitt played guitar and sang; Noprden sang; Hoovler played bass, Faircloth played bass, and Chambers played fiddle.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-39

Palestinian Wedding Traditions

241233
Date
11/07/1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-110

Silver Springs boat drivers Willie Marsh and William Crowell

238445
Date
1984-03-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. C84-8: Side A Interview/talk with Willie Marsh and William Crowell as part of the Library Folklife Program; they discuss their childhood at Silver Springs as well as their work as guides at Silver Springs; driving boats at Silver Springs; tipping problems; stories told on boat t...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-8
Item ID
C84-9

Thelma Boltin and big band leader Vincent Lopez

236185
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color prints. Located in envelope #3. Taken at the Hotel Taft's Grill Room in New York City. Lopez began his career as a big band leader in 1921, and had the longest career of anyone in big band music. His tenrue at the Hotel Taft's Grill Room began in 1941, and lasted wiell into the 1960s. He ...
Type
Still Image

Performances at the 1974 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

241190
Date
08/30/1974 - 09/01/1974
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-244

Performances at the 1974 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

241187
Date
1974-08-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-241

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