Pysanky eggs by Lubow (Lu) Dochwat Gurley

236235
Date
1989-04-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides.
Type
Still Image
Ukrainian Americans

Interview with Ukrainian embroiderers

239029
Date
1985-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. (The first part of the interview was on C87-5, which is missing.) Alla Barabolak and Stephanie Cehelska discuss Ukrainian embroidery and differences/variety within the art; manner in which each of them learned to embroider; post-WWII changes in embroidery; pysanky [egg] decoration; trypylian designs; lack of interest in Ukrainian culture on the part of later generations; woodcarving; wedding traditions and wedding bread.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-6
Ukrainian Americans

Interview with Ukrainian musicologists Michael Kopynec and Professor Alexander Omelsky

239030
Date
1985-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Michael Kopynec and Professor Omelsky discuss Ukrainian music and its influences; major composers of Ukrainian folk music; different uses of music in Ukrainian culture; purposes of music in Ukrainian life; Soviet changes to Ukrainian music; instruments: cymbala and trampeta; importance of church iin Ukrainian music and culture.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-7
Ukrainian American art

Easter service at Epiphany of Our Lord Ukrainian Church

239031
Date
1985-03-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Ukrainian Church hymns recorded inside the Church; hymns are not interpreted.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-8
Ukrainian Americans

Interview with Ukrainian egg decorator Sophia Moskaluk

238067
Date
1985-03-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Sophia Moskaluk, Ukrainian egg decorator and embroiderer, describes her family background; mistreatment of her father and stepfather in the Ukraine and Europe; migrating to the United States; developing Ukrainian community in Tampa; coming to terms with her cultural heritage; the art of pysanky (Ukrainian egg decorating); preserving Ukrainian culture in the United States; St. Petersburg International Folk Fair events; describes political views among Ukrainian immigrants; compares egg decorating and regionalism in the Ukraine and the United States; discusses the use of the article "the" before "Ukraine"; the art of embroidery.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-1
Item ID
C87-2
Ukrainian American art

Ukranian American Fieldwork: Ukranian embroidery

234493
Date
1985-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Still Image
Ukrainian American

Typical Ukrainian Christmas scene set up by Ukrainian American Club of the Palm Beaches- West Palm Beach, Florida

108921
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2972
Folklife Collection.

Ukranian dancers at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

236212
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-439 - S86-446
Ukrainian Americans

Interview with Pysanky egg decorator, Lubow (Lu) Dochwat Gurley

236236
Date
1989-04-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides. Gurley talks about egg decoration; learning the craft from her mother; symbolism of the craft; and immigration from the Ukraine in 1947 to the US. For images of her eggs, see S 1680, box 1, folder 5.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 5
Ukrainian Americans

Interview with Ukrainian historians John Kohut and Professor Tahasky

239028
Date
1985-03-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. C87-3: John Kohut discusses the history of Ukraine and the division of modern Ukraine; differences between the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches; Soviet effect on traditional cultures; Ukrainian immigration to the United States and Canada; Taras Shevchenko, national hero; Ukrainian traditions; his family history and their immigration to the U.S. in the 1800s; differences between Russians and Ukrainians; differences between American and Ukrainian eggs. Mr. Tahaksy joins Mr. Kohut for a discussion on religious history; Soviet deportation of priests and oppression of Catholics; hierarchy of Ukrainian Catholic Church; Ukrainian organizations and means of communication. C87-4: John Kohut discusses other Ukrainian organizations in North America; church hall as community meeting place; writings of Ukrainian dissidents; Ukrainian immigration to the U.S. in the 1920s; national hero Shevchenko writing songs that the church performs; national holidays and customs; location of Ukrainians throughout United States.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-3
Item ID
C87-4
Ukrainian Americans

Candelabra lit for Ukrainian American Christmas Eve festival - Lake Worth, Florida

109124
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA3175
Folklife Collection.

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 4)

238172
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-172
Ukrainian Americans

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 4)

238161
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-160
Ukrainian-American

Ukranian embroidery

236541
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. 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
149-158
Ukrainian Americans

Images of a sweetgrass basket with Ukranian decorated eggs

236082
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three black and white prints, and thirty-six negatives. Images were created for the cover of the Sweetgrass basket and Ukranian egg decorating workshop program. the workshop was organized by folklorist Debbie Fant, and held 11-12 March 1989 at the Stephen Foster Center.
Type
Still Image
Ukrainian American art

Interview with the Olga Byk on Ukrainian cooking and pysanky art

236913
Date
1988-01-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Byk's family emigrated in the 1910s to the US from the Ukraine, originally settling in Cleveland. She discusses various types of foods (soups, pyrohy, borscht, pumpernickel bread). She also discusses moving to Florida in 1978, and traditional Ukrainian egg decorating (pysanky). The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. 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. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Type
Sound
Ukrainian American art

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 5)

238173
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dudley served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-173
Ukrainian Americans

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 15)

238080
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Ukrainian-American Assn.'s performance continues on T86-16. Copied onto C90-49.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-15
Item ID
C90-49*
Ukrainian Americans

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 17)

238100
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rogers served as emcee
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-35
Ukrainian Americans

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 3)

239751
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Yarko Antonevych (Ukraine), who has classical training, describes and plays Ukrainian music featuring the bandura.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-94
Ukrainian American

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 13)

239913
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Yarko Antonevych, interviewed by Bob Stone, describes the bandura - the national instrument of Ukraine. He describes how the instrument is played and gives a history of the instrument. He performs several pieces on the bandura including "Bandurist Lament".
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-83
Ukrainian American

Interview with Archbishop Nickolus Ilnyckyj

236620
Date
1987-04-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Ilnyckyj was a retired Ukrainian bishop from Fort Port, Florida. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, 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
Sound
Ukrainian Americans

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 13)

239773
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Mary Johns continues from C96-115 and finishes "The Possum." Yarko Antonevych explains the Ukrainian bandura and how he learned to play.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-116
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 14)

239774
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Antonevych explains the Ukrainian bandura and how he learned to play. The Travelers were from Lake City.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-117
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 5)

239780
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Remembranzas del Conuco continue from C96/122. Yarko Antonevych, Ukrainian bandura player and also discusses the duma traditional form and the history of the bandura.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-123
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Ukranian decorated eggs

235305
Date
1988-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Ukranian decorated eggs by Monsorno, a Ukranian-Italian-American. For an interview with Monsorno, see S 1618, Box 4, tape 1. 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, and 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
Still Image
Item ID
S91-66 - S91-81
Ukrainian American

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 16)

238081
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-16
Ukrainian-American

Choir rehearsal at St. Andrew's Ukrainian Church

236418
Date
1987-12-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio recording. Rehearsing for the St. Andrews Feast Day. Conductor was Paul Grabowich. In Russian. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant, the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
Type
Sound
Ukrainian Americans

Lu Gurley and her Ukrainian decorated eggs

235830
Date
1987-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with 9 black and white images (plus negatives). Gurley was born in a village in the Ukraine, where she learned traditional egg decorating (pysanky). Her family emigrated to the US just after World War II, and moved to Florida in 1973 (first White Springs, later St. Petersburg). Using a stylus called a kystka, she draws the designs with wax, then dips the egg into various paints for the many colors used.
Type
Still Image
Ukrainian American

Annual Tarpon Springs International Glendi

237340
Date
1976-10-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. A glendi is a Greek festival, which can take the form of a fair or festival. Recording of a glendi in Tarpon Spring, including church choirs, interviews with Czechoslovakian and Greek residents, Greek and Czechoslovakian singers, and an interview with the chairman of Tarpon Springs Chamber of Commerce. Side two is blank.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-2
Item ID
C77-3
Ukrainian Americans

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