Interview with an unidentified santero and Cuban immigrant Cookqui Hernandez

239113
Date
1980-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four reel to reels. Santeria is a New World version of the African-based Yoruba religion that was combined with elements of Catholicism. Bulger interviews an unnamed Santero, a priest within the Santeria religion. They discuss the origins of the religions, various rituals and beliefs, botanicas, healing, and the roles of men and women in the religion. The interview is in Spanish, with Hernandez translating. There is also a short interview with Hernandez about emigrating to the United States from Cuba. Interview conducted for a slide/tape program on Cuban-Americans, a copy of which can be found on T80-95.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-38
Item ID
T80-39
Item ID
T80-40
Item ID
T80-41
Religion

Creek Indian ceremonial drum

234395
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-354
Religion

Shrine at a home in Hastings, Florida

235615
Date
1983-01-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-490 - S83-491
Religion

Plywood calvary figures by Eligah Morris at the Nettle Ridge Cemetery - Blountstown, Florida.

123675
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS92848
Art and religion

Painting, "Madonna and Child", by Pharoah Baker - Lake City, Florida

121163
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS82990
Religion

Haitian Botanica storefront

236346
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. This was a place where believers in Santeria can buy herbs and other supplies. Santeria is a Cuban version of the Yoruba religion. 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, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Type
Still Image
version of the Yoruba religion

Our Lady of Good Council Catholic church

235614
Date
1983-01-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-485 - S83-489
Religion

Mt. Zion Holiness Church in White Springs

235781
Date
1978-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S78-649
Religion

Botanica Nena in Little Havana

235872
Date
1980-06-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty color slides. A botanica was a place where believers in Santeria could buy herbs and other supplies. Santeria is a New World version of the Yoruba religion. Catholic items such as crucifixes and statues of saints were also for sale. Slides S80-177, S80-180, S80-185, S80-189, and S80-191 are missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-134 - S80-139; S80-142; S80-144 - S80-148; S80-150 - S80-152; S80-175 - S80-194
of the Yoruba religion. Catholic

Santeria clothing and artifacts

236532
Date
1987-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. The photo log identifies each object and its function. There are necklaces and clothing for various Santeria rituals and ceremonies. Santeria is a Cuban version of the Yoruba religion. 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 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
Item ID
26-47
version of the Yoruba religion

Mercedes Sandoval presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

236225
Date
1989-07-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Folklorist Sandoval discusses the Hispanic/Latino folklife in Florida and America. She discusses gender roles, religion, macismo, family relations, and language-related issues.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 8a
Item ID
Tape 7
Item ID
Tape 5b
Item ID
Tape 6
, religion, macismo, family

Joyce Jackson presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

236227
Date
1989-07-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Folklorist Jackson discussing African America culture and folklfie, including religion; religious music (gospel, spirituals); blues music; popular music; funerals; jazz; quilting; verbal arts: storytelling, the the 'dozens' (an verbal insult game), signifying; folklife in general. Recorded at the Jacksonville Museum of Science and History.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 11b
Item ID
Tape 12
Item ID
Tape 13
and folklfie, including religion

Religious engraving

107462
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0532
Art and religion

Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 6)

237876
Date
05/24/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-38 (C86-81)
Religion

Signs for the House of Prayer in Perry, Florida

234442
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Images of hand-written signs for a church named House of Prayer. Signs created by preacher Joe Lyles. The church is located in a home-made structure.
Type
Still Image
Religion

Churches in Mayo, Florida

235780
Date
1978-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. The church in 647 and 796 is the Little Galilee Church.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S78-644 - S78-645; S78-647; S78-796, S78-797; S78-819 - S78-820
Religion

Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church and cemetery

235840
Date
1979-08-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-seven color slides. Slides S79-228, 229, 233-235, 238, 244, 257, and 260 are missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S79-227 - S79-263
Religion

Church services at the Free Will Baptist Church

235841
Date
1979-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty-three color slides. Many of the images are dark and blurry.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S79-264 - S79-326
Religion

Church service at the St. John's Missionary Baptist Church

235873
Date
1980-06-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-154 - S80-165
Religion

Virgen de Gaudalupe altar

234874
Date
1985-03-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Images of a religious painting by Rey Reyes Castillo for use as an altar. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1614 - S85-1619, S85-1639 - S85-1641
Religion

St. Nicholas of Myra icons.

107458
Date
Not after 1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0528
Art and religion

St. Nicholas of Myra icon.

107461
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0531
Art and religion

Oil painting of the Virgen de Gaudalupe

234873
Date
1985-03-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Images of a religious painting by the children of Maria Castillo, a recent arrival to Florida. The image of the Virgen de Gaudalupe was made on December 12, 1982 because the Castillos did not have their church available to hold the Virgin's feast. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting a great amount of river commerce and a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985, under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1596 - S85-1613
Religion

Religious objects on display in the "Queipo Market" - Miami, Florida

120169
Date
Not after 1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80141A
, the religion flourishes and Botanica

The Silas Lee Family performance at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

320474
Date
1958-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thelma Boltin serves as emcee. At 12:42, Griffin explains shape note singing, mentioning musicologist George Pullen Jackson and the Denson shape note singing family. The Silas Lee Family was from Hoboken, Georgia. The performance is a splice of the sixth part of audiotape T77-78 and the first part of audiotape T77-79. "Religion Is a Fortune" features the shapes only due to the tape cutting off.
Type
sound
Item ID
T77-78f
Item ID
T77-79a
01) Religion Is a

Bar mitsvah ceremony

236355
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five 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, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Type
Still Image
Religion

Ernesto Pichardo's display of Santeria objects at the Traditions Festival - Miami, Florida

111644
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5868
Art and religion

Santeria ritual object by Ernesto Pichardo

112211
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6441
Art and religion

Santeria ritual object by Ernesto Pichardo

112212
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6442
Art and religion

Santeria ritual object by Ernesto Pichardo

112213
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6443
Art and religion

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