Centenarian Ike Ward discussing his life

233966
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five black and white photos. Ike Ward was 108 when these photos were taken on his front porch in Seville, Florida. 2 June 1980.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-232 - P80-237

Interview with storyteller Linda Chancey

241336
Date
12/16/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 60

Interview with storyteller Ed Winn

241343
Date
01/03/1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 67-68

Florida Yesterday: Untitled episode

238365
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape; 26 minutes) An untitled episode of the WINK-produced show, Florida Yesterday. (May be the first show). Features Frog on a boat, telling family stories of growing in South Georgia and Florida. See V86-58 for the unedited raw footage.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-30

Florida Yesterday: Folklore & Superstition (master tape)

238815
Date
1977-02-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape, 56 minutes) Frog Smith sitting in Mercer's Country Store telling stories of his family and childhood for store patrons. For more footage, see V86-30 and V86-29.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-26

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 6)

241150
Date
05/28/2004
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD04-86

Florida Yesterday: Folklore; Superstitions

240895
Date
02/15/1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-30

Florida Yesterday: Untitled episode (raw footage)

238822
Date
1977-01-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape; 47 minutes) Raw footage featuring Frog Smith sitting in a chair near a canal, discussing his family history. Displays one of his paintings, depicting the railroad in Levy County from 1911.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-56

Florida Yesterday: Ford and Edison (raw footage)

238823
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape; 45 minutes) Smith tells stories about Henry Ford and Thomas Edison while sitting at the Ford residence. Among the corwd listening to Smith were Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Davis (owners of the Ford home at the time), stories about Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, descripti...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-57

Florida Yesterday: Untitled episode (edit tape)

238824
Date
1977-01-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape; 62 minutes) Unedited footage of an untitled episode of the WINK-produced show, Florida Yesterday. (May be the first show). Features Frog on a boat, telling family stories of growing in South Georgia and Florida. (For finished version, sans credits, see FV-30.)
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-58

Interview with cook Nettie Ward

241338
Date
12/03/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 63-64

Storyteller Bonnie Dowling

241231
Date
199-?
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-108

Florida Yesterday: Pioneer Homes (DOES NOT PLAY)

241256
Date
02/19/1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-25

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

239737
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Stuemple served as emcee. Olushegun Williams discusses his background (Washington, DC and Atlanta) as well as African traditions in storytelling. He tells stories: "Talking Drum (Gon-Gon)" and "Word That the Devil Made Up". He discusses African instrum...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-79

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 13)

239721
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Don and Suzanne Marie Grooms continue discussing folklife and creative writing.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-60

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 14)

239733
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Frank Oblak (introduced by Tina Bucuvalas) discusses fly fishing folklife including the history of fly fishing and the evolution of line and flies. He also showed rods and flies he had made, tied a bimini fly and gave a demonstration of casting.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-74

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

239727
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Curly Dekle discusses rodeos, cattle ranges, and care of cattle including rounding up cattle and cattle-dipping, early rodeos and changes in rodeo. He also discusses his family history and the history of Florida Crackers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-68

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

239728
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Lolly Ferro discusses Filipino culture, topography and history. He also discusses what brought many Filipinos to the United States and the close-knit nature of Filipino families. He talks about their traditions, Rondalla bands and answers questions on oral fairy tales.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-69

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

239730
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kazuko Law (interviewed by Diana Godwin) discusses the customs of Japanese dance. She demonstrates how males and females do dance steps and the movements of the fan. She talks about the importance of imagination in Japanese dance. She discusses men's role in dance in Kab...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-71

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

239731
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Joanna Marsh, storyteller (introduced by Brent Tozzer and with interpreter, Diane Delage) discusses her personal experiences including attending folk festivals as a child with her grandfather and losing her hearing at the age of 21.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-72

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 13)

239732
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Lilian Arce and her daughter (introduced by Brent Tozzer and Laurie Sommers), who teach traditions and dance in West Palm Beach, discuss Chilean and Hispanic dance as well as holiday celebrations and the history of Chile.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-73

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 15)

239734
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Omialadora Ajamu (introduced by Brent Tozzer) talks of her experiences in Archer and of an annual festival honoring African culture. She also discusses African beliefs in the supernatural and the importance of cowry shells as money and in spiritual life.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-75

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

239736
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Stuemple served as emcee. Emilia Fernandez discusses growing up in Oriente, Cuba; immigrating to Miami and founding her Comparsa dancing group. She was a Florida Folk Heritage Award Winner in 1996.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-78

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

239740
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Stuemple served as emcee. Jose Silva discusses toro huaco dancing from Nicaragua. He describes the costumes, discusses the formation of his dance troupe and the venues in which they perform (especially the festival of St. Sebastian). He talks about the difference in perfo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-83

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

239746
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer served as emcee. Curly Dekle discusses his background in rodeo and Florida cattle raising. He tells what the cow whip is used for and gives demonstration at the end. He also talks about current rodeo.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-89

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

240170
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Folklorist Sommers interviews Keeney about Irish music and Irish fling dances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-63

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

240171
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Folklorist Sommers interviews Berg about duck decoy carving.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-64

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

240172
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Folklorist Sommers interviews Cummings and Hattaway, both of Bienville Plantation, about hunting and fishing traditions.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-65

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

240173
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Folklorist Sommers interviews Lucas (of St. Augustine) about surfing, and the manufacture of surfboards.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-66

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

240174
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Folklorist Stuemple interviews Law about the traditional games of Japan including playing with an air-filled paper ball, juggling and tossing bean bags called otedama and baseball. She also talks about hagoita, or paddles used in a game for girls played on New Years called ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-67

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