Chickees along the Tamiami Trail - Miccosukee Reservation, Florida

121548
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS83913

Chickees along the Tamiami Trail - Miccosukee Reservation, Florida

121550
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS83915

Chickee and airboat along the Tamiami Trail - Miccosukee Reservation, Florida

121547
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS83912

Chickees and dwellings along the Tamiami Trail - Miccosukee Reservation, Florida

121549
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS83914

Guatamalan weaver Cruz Josefina Gomez with her work

236365
Date
1985-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. The Gomez family live on the Miccosukee Reservation. Back strap weaving is a Mexican-Mayan tradition that involves a portable loom, allowing the weaver to work in any location. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz an...
Type
Still Image

Josefina Gomez back strap weaving at Miccosukee Indian Reservation

236533
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. The Gomez family lived on the Miccosukee Reservation. Back strap weaving is a Mexican-Mayan tradition that involves a portable loom, allowing the weaver to work in any location. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Me...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
49-66

Gloria Cypress doing beadwork

236534
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides. Images are dark. Cypress was the sister of Billy Cypress, at the time the chairman of the Miccosukee Tribe. Her father was a Seminole from Big Cypress Reservation, but her mother was Miccosukee. Raised in Miami, she moved to the reservation at age 12. The Florida Folk Arts Survey...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
67-71

Annie Bert making baskets at Miccosukee Indian Reservation

236535
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Images are dark. Bert was born approximately in 1925. She spoke little English. She made coiled sweetgrass baskets. Used newer grass, using cotton thread. She made basket bottoms out of palmetto fiber. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuva...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
72-78

Woodwork at Miccosukee Indian Reservation

236536
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Images are dark. 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 resear...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
79-86

Making patchwork at Miccosukee Indian Reservation

236537
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Unidentified Seminole. Images are dark. 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 Hi...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
87-90

Traditional wooden spoon by John Willie at Miccosukee Indian Reservation

236538
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five 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 t...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
91-95

Patchwork sewing at Miccosukee Reservation

235209
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Images of a Mukasuki woman sewing patchwork and making dolls. 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 s...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-931 - S83-944

Traditional patchwork by Jennie Billie and Minnie Bert

235904
Date
1989-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifty-three color slides. Billie and her apprentice Bert making traditonal Seminole/Mikasuki patchwork. 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 a...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-171- S95-183: S95-261 - S95-314

Views along Tamiami Trail

235208
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifty-nine color slides. Images of the Tamiami Trail leading into the Miccosukke Reservation (Mikasuki), and within the reservation. Includes images of chickees; reservation buildings; items for sale to tourists; sign for a local restaurant; Everglades canals; airboats; and food cooking over an ope...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-912 - S83-930; S83-945 - S83-984

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