Park ranger Emory Lane and Harley Cason making cane syrup at the 1990 Rural Folklife Days

236159
Date
1990-11-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-two color slides. This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image

Silas Dye making cane syrup at the 1993 Rural Folklife Days

236172
Date
1993-11-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images from the 1993 Rural folklife Days-- a festival held each November at the Stephen Foster Center to demonstrate rural traditions in Florida.
Type
Still Image

Our Lady of Lebanon Mini Festival

236357
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen 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, Jam...
Type
Still Image

Albert Mora smoking mullet at the Florida Folk Festival

233793
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. ALbert Mora smoking mullet with metal stakes and an open ground fire at the Florida Folk Festival.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S89-508 - S89-515

Barbequing a pig (lechon) for Fourth of July

236319
Date
1988-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Cooking a whole pig (lechon) in a cinder-block pit in the yard.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-139 - S95-152

Mexican Independence Day celebrations (El Grito) at Benito Juarez Park

236361
Date
1985-09-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Images of a Mexican Independence festival. While the event celebrated actually occurred on 16 September 1810, most Mexican American communties begin observations on 15 September with an El Grito -- a celebration featuring parades, music, and dancing. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was...
Type
Still Image

Making cane syrup at the 1984 Rural Folklife Days

235951
Date
1984-11-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
158 color slides. Includes images of cane syrup making, from grinding the sugar cane, boiling the syrup, and finally canning the end product. Done as a demonstration of the rural tradition at Rural Folklife Days. Each fall, the Stephen Foster Center and the Florida Folklife Program held a festival ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-804 - S95-962

Hirams Barbeque

235349
Date
1988-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images of Hiram Jenkins barbequing chicken and ribs. For an interview with Jenkins, see S 1618, box 5, tape 3. 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 19...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-513 - S91-549

Hirams Barbeque

235350
Date
1988-06-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images of Hiram Jenkins barbequing chicken and ribs. For an interview with Jenkins, see S 1618, box 5, tape 3. 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 19...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-513 - S91-549

Interview with barbeque cook Hiram Jenkins

235351
Date
1988-06-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Jenkins discusses life in Jacksonville (he was born and raised there); learning BBQ from his father; also learning from his customers and through trial/error; family business history; pit barbeque; building pits; establishing business; attracting customers; and other cooking exp...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 3

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 Natio...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-550 - S91-569

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 b...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 4

Cooking at the Roots Festival

236635
Date
1986-08-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. A festival held to honor African American traditions. 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 ...
Type
Still Image

Smoking turkey demonstration at Galaxy Elementary

236839
Date
1986-11-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Thompson first began smoking turkey in 1972 while stationed in Texas in the US Army. He was born in Delray beach from Bahamian parents. For smoking he uses Australian pine and oak. He can smoke 10 to 20 turkeys at a time with special racks he made. He also smoked fish for the D...
Type
Still Image

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