Interviewer with quilter and former juke joint cook Ruth Rowe

234908
Date
1985-01-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Rowe was a quilter and a former juke (jook) joint cook. In this interview, she discusses both pursuits, as well as her family history and her time with the local Home Demonstration Clubs. For images of Rowe, see S 1577, v. 28, slides 2012-2043. In winter 1985, the Bureau contrac...
Type
Sound

Quilter Ruth Rowe with her work in her home

234907
Date
1985-01-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-five color slides. Rowe made several sorts of quilts, including yo-yo quilts, applique quilts, and crazy quilts. These images show Rowe in her home with her quilts. Rowe was a former jook joint cook and home demonstration worker. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to c...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-2012 - S85-2044

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