Bill Rodgers' circus and costume store

235412
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-20 - S82-26
Merchants

Wright Tackle Shop

235459
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Slide S82-1459 is missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1453 - S82-1462
Merchants

Homemade ice cream vendor

237173
Date
1994-01-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet and 8 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image
Merchants

Food street vendor

237174
Date
1994-01-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet and 25 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image
Merchants

Tatooist Jon Fort in his shop

235458
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Fort creating tattoos, as well as drawings he uses as guides for tattooing. Images demonstrate the process and tools used in tattoo artistry.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1433 - S82-1452
Merchants

Linda Beth's Craft Store

236517
Date
1991-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides.
Type
Still Image
Florida Folklife Program

Wilson Coxwell make rope for fishing

235472
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1692 - S82-1696
Merchants

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
Florida Folklife Program

Preparing food at El Toro Taco restaurant

235060
Date
1985-08-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Taken at the El Toro Taco restaurant, owned by Jose Hernandez and his stepmother Esetfena Hernandez. They are preparing tacos and tortillas, with the aid of a tortilla making machine. The Metro-Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 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, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4816 - S86-4826
Merchants

Perdido Bay Tackle Shop

235455
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Slide S82-1401 is missing. Images of a tackle shop with crab traps and shrimp nets.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1399 - S82-1406
Merchants

Nix Brothers Seafood and netmaking shop

235457
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Slide S82-1425 is missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1423 - S82-1432
Merchants

Roadside boiled peanut stand

235357
Date
1985-09-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Roadside boiled peanut stand on Heckscher Drive in North Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4443 - S86-4453
Florida Folklife Program

Image of Jewish buinesses at 1500 Black Washington Avenue

236334
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. 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, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Type
Still Image
folklife area at the 34th Annual

Bread at Paramount bakery

236336
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two 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, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Type
Still Image
folklife area at the 34th Annual

Workers at a fish house in Port St. Joe

236201
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. Taken at Wood's Fresh and Frozen fish house. Photos taken during fieldwork for video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV).
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-284 - S86-293
, and was made by the Florida Folklife

Interview with Jamaican restaurant owner Olivere Whitton

236285
Date
1992-03-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Held at Whitton's Islander Restaurant, he discusses Jamaica; immigrating to the US; the restaurant business; Jamaican foods and supplies (and how hard they are to get in Florida); the menu; Haitian cooking; Jamaican drinks; Latin American foods; buying foods from farmers; and other foods prepared there. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
Type
Sound
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Interview with the Archambeaus on the history of Worth Avenue

236911
Date
1987-04-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassettes. The Archambeaus were shop owners on Worth Avenue in West Palm Beach. Over the years they collected memorabilia and stories about the history of the area. Orignally from Morristown, New Jersey, they moved to Florida in the late 1940s. 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 to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Type
Sound
Merchants

Street vendor Jim Goddard selling bait, tackle, and boiled peanuts

235352
Date
1988-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. For an interview with Goddard, see S 1618, box 5, tape 4. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-550 - S91-569
Merchants

Interview with street vendor Jim Goddard

235353
Date
1988-06-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Goddard cooks boiled peanuts and makes lead sinkers for fishing -- and sells both in his roadside stand. He discusses his roadside stands; his work hours; the start of his business (after his retirement); history of local stands; boiling peanuts; making lead weights; shrimp as bait; and operating his business. For images of Goddard, see S 1577, v. 56. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 4
and the Florida Folklife Program

Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237415
Date
1989-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. The Baxleys discuss their logging business, including contracts, the process of logging, their workers, working with Georgia Pacific, and duties of their workers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-58
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237428
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. The Baxleys discuss their logging business, including contracts, the process of logging, their workers, working with Georgia Pacific, and duties of their workers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-70
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237438
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. The Baxleys discuss their logging business, including contracts, the process of logging, their workers, working with Georgia Pacific, and duties of their workers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-80
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Ironwork at Chi Chi's Designs

236260
Date
1992-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Chi Chi's Designs was a local iron work store that made gates, fences, chairs, and othe rmetal products. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
Type
Still Image
the Florida Folklife Program

Gefilte fish on sale at kosher grocer

236335
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. Kefilte fish are a traditional Jewish food that is a ball or cake of chopped fish mixed with eggs and matzah meal. The grocr wa slocated on Washington Avenue. 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, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Type
Still Image
folklife area at the 34th Annual

Howard Goren making bread at Goren's Vienese Bakery

236337
Date
1985-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six 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, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Type
Still Image
folklife area at the 34th Annual

Sadie Cypress's sleeping chickee

235197
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Images of Cypress's chickee, and one slide of a patchwork design (707) at the chickee. 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, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other with traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-693; S83-706 - S89-713
Merchants

Scenes of Alligator Alley

235198
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. The photos taken on a drive down Alligator Alley, including one of Belland's car. 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, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other with traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-697 - S83-705
Merchants

Images from a quince store, Debut En Sociedad

235868
Date
1980-04-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. The quince is a tradition that celebrates the transition of a young girl from childhood to maturity. The celebration highlights God, family, friends, music, food, and dance. The celebration traditionally begins with a religious ceremony. A reception is held in the home or a banquet hall. The festivities include food and music, and in most, a choreographed waltz or dance performed by the Quinceanera and her court. Many stores in Miami catered to this tradition.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-50 - S80-53; S80-68; S80-62; S80-64; S80-65; S80-67; S80-69; S80-132
Merchants

Filming documentary at the Burbank netmaking shop

236204
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Folklorist Bulger can be seen in a few slides, as well as WUFT-TV crew. Photos taken during fieldwork for video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV).
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-302 through S86-315
, and was made by the Florida Folklife

Workers at Hubert's Net Shop

235650
Date
1984-11-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Shows Hubert and workers making a shrimp net. Images were created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. 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 experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year until 2003.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-489 - S86-508
Florida Folklife Program

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