Model of a new museum for Hillsborough County

234156
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Image a miniature diarama of a proposed museum for Hillsborough County. n.d.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-334
. of Museums

Alejandrina Ayme weaving at the Florida Museum of Natural History

236371
Date
1988-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides.
Type
Still Image
Museums

Stephen Foster Memorial, 1953-1965

234682
Date
1953
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three black and white prints. 1: 1965 Florida Folk festival, the Stephen Foster Museum; 2: Bell tower under construction, with tourist tram in foreground; 3: The Stephen Foster Museum during the 1954 Florida Folk Festival.
Type
Still Image
Museums

The Stephen Foster Center museum and grounds

235844
Date
1979-08-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S79-391 - S79-400
Museums

Sculptor Nicario Jimenez with his work, retablos

236370
Date
1988-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Retablos are a mix of Spanish and Native American traditions. They originated with the personal shrines carried by Spanish soldiers, and later combined with Indian motifs and stories.
Type
Still Image
Museums

Native American baskets from the Ruth Clark, Florence Douglas, Cooke-Sampley collection, Florida Museum of Natural History

235901
Date
1980-07-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifty-eight color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-562 - S80-619
Museum collection

Images of the travelling exhibit 'Pursuits and Pastimes'

236152
Date
1985-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-four color slides. A travelling exhibit concerning the occupational groups in Florida relating to tourism and recreation. The exhibit used text and images from the Folklife Program's fieldwork files. There was also a booklet that accompanied the exhibit (found in S 1606, box 2, folder 5). More images of the exhibit can be found in S 1606, box 2, folder 1.
Type
Still Image
Museum collection

Images of the travelling exhibit 'Pursuits and Pastimes'

236153
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifteen color slides (plus prints from the slides). A traveling exhibit concerning the occupational groups in Florida relating to tourism and recreation. The exhibit used text and images from the Folklife Program's fieldwork files. There was also a booklet that accompanied the exhibit (found in S 1606, box 1, folder 9). More images of the exhibit can be found in S 1606, box 2, folder 1.
Type
Still Image
Museum collection

Sculptor Stanley Papio's art and museum

235744
Date
1977-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Known locally as Barefoot Stanley, Papio moved from Canada to Key Largo in 1948 where he began creating welded art. He eventually opened a museum at his studio to display his art.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-109 - S77-119
opened a museum at his studio

Circus wagons

236597
Date
1986-12-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of circus wagons located in the Circus gallery at the Ringling Museum. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, 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 those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Type
Still Image
Museum collection

Cypress Knee Museum

236611
Date
1987-01-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen proof sheets, with 538 black and white images (plus negatives). The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, 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 those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Type
Still Image
Museum collection

Cypress Knee Museum

236612
Date
1987-01-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
189 color slides. Images are dark and difficult to see. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, 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 those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Type
Still Image
Museum collection

Blacksmith Thomas Rains in his shop

234157
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Rains learned his craft from his father, who was a former slave. 1978 See also S 1577, box 16, folder 20, 102, 106
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-335
North Florida Folklife

Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in Jacksonville

241194
Date
03/29/1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-20, FV-21, FV-22
and the Florida Folklife Program

Folk Arts Day at the Museum of Science and History in Jacksonville

234780
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. 818-822: Fahed Iwais performing traditional Arabic songs; 823: Mrs. J. Simoneux quilting; 824: Ann Duffy with her Ukranian eggs; 825-826: Yasuko Dawson, Japanese origami demonstration; 827-830: Gospel quartet, The Dixie Jubilees, performing. For more of this festival, see S 1577, volume 40, slides S86-4454 - S86-4590. For more images of these artisans, see S 1577, v. 36-39. For video recordings of this event, see videos FV-20 through FV-22, in S 1615. 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, 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
S85-818 - S85-830
Jacksonville Museum

Folk Arts Day at the Jacksonville Museum of Arts and Science

235358
Date
1985-03-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
137 color slides. Performances and demonstrations at the Folk Arts Day at Jacksonville Arts and Science Museum. Performers included Arabic singer Iwais, gospel singers Buggs and the Dixie Jubilee Singers, and Korean dancer Alexander and Bae. For more images of this festival, see S 1577, volume 26, slides S85-818 - S85-830. For video recordings of this event, see videos FV-20 through FV-22, in S 1615. 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
S86-4454 - S86-4590
Florida Folklife Program

Native American baskets from the John Goggin collection, Florida Museum of Natural History

235900
Date
1980-07-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-one color slides. John Goggin was a prominent Florida archaeologist/antrhopologist in the 1950s and 1960s. During his career, he collected several Native American artifacts, including baskets. After his death, his collection was housed at the Florida Museum of Natural History located at the University of Florida (UF). His papers, which give context to this collection, are also stored at UF.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-531 - S80-561
Museum collection

Tom Gaskins at his cypress museum

236063
Date
1987-11-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Gaskins owned a cypress craft museum. Images of him in his work shop, and a sign at the museum. 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 focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-855 - S91-859; S92-01 - S92-20
cypress craft museum. Images

Seminole baskets and pottery sherds from the Florida Museum of Natural History

235210
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of Seminole-related artifacts -- baskets and pottery sherds -- from the ethnographical collections at the Florida Museum of Natural History. 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 on 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
S83-1059 - S83-1078
Museum collection

Soap stone carvings

236061
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three 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 focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-843 - S91-845
between the Florida Folklife

Baskets at the Native American Heritage Festival

236062
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine 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 focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-846 - S91-854
between the Florida Folklife

Florida Yesterday: Pioneer Homes (master version & B-roll)

241250
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-32
Museum owner Tom Gaskins

9th Anniversary celebration of the Stephen Foster Museum

241417
Date
10/04/1959
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00060
Foster Museum, landscaped park

Camilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

236224
Date
1989-07-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassettes. This recording has a restriction set by Collins: no reporductions, quotations, or distributioon can be performed with her voice and information. Florida folklorist Collins discusses the occupational folklife and culture, including factories, textile mills, employee-boss relations, Xerox lore, weather and the work environment, and occupational language.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 4
Item ID
Tape 5a
Item ID
Tape 3
Item ID
Tape 2b
Jacksonville Museum

Bluegrass performance at the Jacksonville Art Museum

235260
Date
1986-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-four color slides. Unidentified bluegrass bands playing outdoors at the Jacksonville Art Museum. 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 curricula. 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. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4152 - S86-4175
Jacksonville Art Museum

Fletcher and Peggy Hodges

234652
Date
1970
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six black and white print, and one negative. Images of Fletcher and Peggy Hodges, curators at the Stephen Foster Museum in Pittsburg, at the Florida Folk Festival. Fletcher began collecting Foster memorabilia in 1931, with Josiah Kirby Lilly. In 1937, he donated those materials to the University of Pennsylvania, and Hodges became the collection's curator. He also assisted in the creation of the Stephen Foster Memorial in White Springs. He retired in 1982. His wife Peggy was also a children's author and teller of folktales.
Type
Still Image
Museums

Fieldwork for Every Island Has Its Own Song (Video 7)

240928
Date
Nov 1987 - Dec 1987
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V89-20
Museum collection

Interview with woodworker Tom Gaskins, owner of the Cypress Knee Museum

236613
Date
1987-01-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Type
Sound
Museum collection

Stephen Foster Museum Dedication

241361
Date
10/04/1950
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00002 - 00004
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Chair at Kingsley Plantation- Fort George Island, Florida

115368
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP80419
Folklife Collection

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