Bartow Library Program: What is Folklife

238291
Date
1983-06-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, about folklife. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Bureau of Folklife, explains the profession using holidays and foods as her examples. She also explains the project and the Flori...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-118

Jackson County Library Program: What is Folklife

238293
Date
1983-07-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassettes. Presentation at the Jackson County Public Library in Marianna, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, about folklife. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Bureau of Folklife, explains the profession using the Panhandle area as her example. Dyen discusses ethnic gr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-121

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). Mo...
Type
Still Image

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 1...
Type
Still Image

Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

238292
Date
1983-06-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, on Florida ranching. Folklorist Dyen began with a history of Florida cattle ranching, including fence laws, cowboy music (including songs by Bob Tinsley), stories (including recordi...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-119
Item ID
C83-120

Glass bottom boat drivers Willie Marsh and William Crowel

234768
Date
1984-03-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Images of two former Silver Springs boat drivers being interviewed by folklorist Nancy Nusz at the Marion County Public Library. Both in their 80s at the time, Marsh and Crowel had driven glass bottom boats at the theme park since its opening in the 1920s. Sound recordings of t...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-662 - S85-665

Jackson County Library Program: Agriculture

238295
Date
1983-07-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of a program for the Jackson County Library on family agriculture and turpentining for the "Pursuits and Pastimes" series. The program, led by Doris Dyen, consists of discussions on basketry; growing herbs and spices; hunting for snakes; folk games; and cul...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-123
Item ID
C83-124

Folklorist Doris Dyen shape note presentation at the Jackson County Public Library

238294
Date
1983-07-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
<p>One audio cassette. Presentation at the Jackson County Public Library in Marianna, made in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit about shape note singing. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Folklife Program, leads a conversation on fiddling and square dancing traditions. She discusse...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-122

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