Seminole Video Project: Ethel Santiago

238583
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). Scenes of Hoolywood, Carol Cypress discussing Smeinole languages, June Tiger, racism, and Seminole women.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V84-20

Iris Murray interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

236903
Date
1988-02-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Murray discusses growing up Jewish in Belle Glade, including dealing with racism, cultural traditions, and family history.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 16

Interview with Washboard Bill Cooke on entertainment in Florida

236881
Date
1987-08-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at his home. Cooke discusses black entertainment in Florida. Born in Dupont, just south of St. Augustine, on 4 July, Cooke worked as a street performer, a jook joint musician, a nightclub entertainer, and a railway worker. His mother ran a jook joint, where he was first...
Type
Sound

Interview with painter Pharaoh Baker

237525
Date
1978-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1, C78-50: Baker, born in Sneeds, Florida, discusses how he started painting seriously in his early twenties and used the GI Bill to study art at Florida A & M University from 1947 to 1949. He also describes the cotton picking trading system in which the laborers would...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-50

Interview with Earnest (Popeye) Thompson

235049
Date
1986-10-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fisher Thompson. He discusses fishing for red snapper and sharks; sponging; hunting sea turtles; boat types; local businesses; and his poems. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 24

Interview with railroader Tom Watson

235315
Date
1988-08-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Tom Watson, a railroad worker for over 30 years, worked for the Jacksonville terminal between 1950 and 1974. He then worked for Amtrak until 1988. In the interview, he discusses growing up in Jacksonville; the history of Florida rail lines and the railroad business; his career ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 8-9

Interview with Donnie Gader

238519
Date
1984-10-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. C84-118: Audio is quiet on interviewer at the start. Donnie Gader recollects songs from her childhood and how she learned them, including: "Rosewood Casket"; "Lilac Trees"; "I'm a Little Curly Head" (rhyme); lullabyes; "The Shoemakers"; ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-118
Item ID
C84-119
Item ID
C84-120
Item ID
C84-121

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