Ida Goodson during a recording session

235510
Date
1981-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides. The recording studio was at Channel 23-TV, Pensacola Junior College.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-2469 - S83-2472
Sound recording

Ida Goodson performing with the Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church choir

235511
Date
1983-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-2473 - S83-2486
Sound recording

Foster Barnes recording folk festival performances

236767
Date
1959-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Foster Lynn Barnes was born 23 May 1903. He served as director of the Stephen Foster Memorial from 1950 to 1965. He passed away in West Palm Beach in 1972. Most of the Folk Festival recordings from found in S 1576 from 1953 through 1965 were created by Barnes.
Type
Still Image
Sound recording

Filming the Lucreaty Clark video

235384
Date
1981-03-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Images of the filming of the Lucreaty Clark video. Includes images of Clark being filmed and interviewed, folklorists Bulger and Dyen at work, and the film crew videotaping. Records of the project can be found in S 1627, box 2. The finished video can be found in S 1615.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S81-161 trhough S81-181
Sound recording

Technician works in the recording van- Immokalee, Florida

111909
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6135
Folklife Collection

View of the recording equipment and the technician - Immokalee, Florida

111910
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6136
Folklife Collection.

Emilio Hernandez being interviewed by Tomas Granado - Immokalee, Florida

111912
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6138
Folklife Collection

Emilio Hernandez being interviewed by Tomas Granado - Immokalee, Florida

111913
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6139
Folklife Collection

Emilio Hernandez's business trailer - Immokalee, Florida

111905
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6131
Sound recording industry

Close up of Emilio Hernandez's van and trailer - Immokalee, Florida

112073
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6295
Sound recording industry

Ida Goodson performing with the Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church choir

238751
Date
1981-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Also on T82-18, T82-54 through T82-56). For images of the recording session, see S 1577, volume 22.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-147
Sound recording

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: volunteers recording performances

235125
Date
1986-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 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
Item ID
S86-4695
Sound recording

Rasta Samba Gynin in the recording studio

236347
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slide. Folklorist Sommers is pictured with the band. 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
Sound recording

Sunday morning service at the Church of God, Holiness

234940
Date
1985-02-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. 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
Sound
Sound recording

Folklorist Doris Dyen interviewing Betty Mae Jumper

235207
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Images taken at the Hollywood reservation library. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One program dealt with sweetgrass basket making; the other on traditional Seminole patchwork. Recordings of the finished program tapes can be found in S 1576, Box 10. Teacher guides, program scripts, and documentation of the project can be found in S 1595, Box 1.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83--865 - S83-902
Sound recording

Recording of Doug Quattlebaum's "Softee Man Blues" album

237358
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of an album released by Prestige Records. Recording made at Keaton's Music Store in Lake City. Because it is a copyrighted recording, copies can not be made. Only for listening purposes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-22
Sound recording

Blues musician Buck Thompson playing at his home

234866
Date
1985-01-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Sound recording of fifty-year old blues guitarist Buck Thompson playing tunes that he learned from the radio at his home. A lifelong migrant farmer, he played the Florida juke circuit in the 1950s. Inebriated at the time of recording, Thompson speech is difficult to decipher at times. The tape cuts off several times at Thompson's request. Additional recordings of Thompson can be found in S 1714, box 6, reels 23-24. 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
Sound
Sound recording

Recording of Clay County High School Gospel Singing

234953
Date
1985-02-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six audio reels. Recording of a gospel music program at the Clay County High School. 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
Sound
Sound recording

Folklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles Herrin

234970
Date
1986-04-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three contact sheets with 77 photographic black and white images; plus logs and negatives. Copy of the interview can be found in S 1592, box 7, tapes 12-14. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
Envelopes 38-40
Sound recording

Blues musician Buck Thompson playing on his porch

234865
Date
1985-02-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel tapes. Sound recording of fifty-year old blues guitarist Buck Thompson playing tunes that he learned from the radio on his front porch. A former railroad worker, he played the juke circuit in the 1950s. Because of the recording location, sounds of traffic and pedestrians can be heard. Images of the performance can be found in S 1577, v. 27, slides 1467-1495. 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
Sound
Item ID
Tape 23
Item ID
Tape 24
. Sound recording of fifty

View of the recording session - Immokalee, Florida

111911
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6137
Sound recordings

Ida Goodson performing with the Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church choir

238866
Date
1981-11-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. For another recording session, see T83-147.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-7
Item ID
T82-8
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Conjunto Azteca Tropical

257398
Date
1985-02-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Sound recording

Sunday service at the Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church

234957
Date
1985-01-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio reels. Recording of a Sunday service at the Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church. 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
Sound
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Interview with Nuhad Farmand

235239
Date
1984-12-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Her husband Kamel is present for part of the interview. Farmand discusses moving to Florida at age 21; her father-in-law working in the South as a salesman; life in Bethlehem and South America; learning embroidery; patterns and designs; symbolism; Palestinian clothing; Ramallah-American Clubs; Palestinian community in Jacksonville; dating and marriage practices; naming traditions; her husband Kamel talked about running a grocery store and sandwich shop; Arabic music; Christianity among Palestinians; and life in the U.S. Images of Farmand can be found in S 1577, v.36. 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 National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-171
Item ID
C86-172
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Interview with turpentiner Anders Woodard

234951
Date
1985-02-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with raccoon trapper, farmer, and former tupentiner Anders Woodard. He discusses his history as a raccoon trapper; farmer; turpentiner; process of gathering the gum for turpentine; early life in Tallahassee, making syrup; use of turpentine spirits and rosin; trapping, skinning, cleaning and selling raccoon hides; training dogs for hunting; deer, alligator and bear hunting; and working during the depression. 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
Sound
Sound recording

Practice session for Gospel Musique at the Church of God Thru Christ

234958
Date
1985-01-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio reels. 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
Sound
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Interview with boatbuilder Bobby Shiver

234980
Date
1986-11-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with the boat builder at his boat shop. Shiver discusses early life in Franklin County; family fishing; hunting; learning to build boats; types of boats; boatbuilding techniques and materials; timber; uses of boats; religion; and the economics of boat building. Copy of the interview can also be found at the Library of Congress' American Folklife Archive (AFS 26,806A18-42, B). Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Type
Sound
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Interview with fisher Frank "Sonny Boy" Segree

234989
Date
1986-11-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with fisher Segree in Eastpoint. Segree discusses oystering; shrimping; family history; growing up in the Panhandle; life during the Depression; netmaking; boatbuilding; oystering; crabbing; trot lines; arrival of motors; shrimping; star navigation; catching flounder; local businesses; fish houses; and selling seafood. A duplicate copy of the interview may be found at the Library of Congress's American Folk Center archive (AFS 26,814-26,815). Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Type
Sound
Sound recording

Interview with fisher Willie Bradshaw

234926
Date
1985-02-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Bradshaw in his home. He discusses netmaking, fishing the St. Johns River, water hyacinth, changes to the river, learning to fish, growing up along the river, seining, hoop nets, catfishing, effects of weather on fishing, sport fishing, regualtion of commercial fishing, and catlining. 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
Sound
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

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