Blacksmith Jim Kirkland at work

233940
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Kirkland working with hammer and anvil. August 1979.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P79-809

Maggie Melton and her work

233948
Date
1980-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen black and white prints. Images of Maggie Milton in her home, plus examples of her work with native Florida materials, including gourds. January 1980.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-3 - P80-17

Cigar rollers at work

234011
Date
1981-01-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-81, P81-82

Despina Calles Greek needle work

234397
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-356

Thelma Pacetti doing crochet work

235617
Date
1983-01-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-496 - S83-502

Citrus harvesters at work

234018
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Karl Holland was the photographer for the Florida Dept. of Commerce.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-93

Folklorists at work and play at the Florida Folklife Archives

236242
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of a party at the Stephen Foster Center, one-time headquarters of the Florida Folklife Program and Archives. Also images of Nusz and others at work with their fieldwork sldies and notes at the center.
Type
Still Image

Folklife People: Zora Neale Hurston

274009
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Zora Neale Hurston was an African-American novelist whose rich literary work has inspired generations of readers. Despite her reputation as a writer, there exists another side to Hurston's career. In 1938 and 1939, during the Great Depression, Hurston worked as a folklorist and contributor to the Fl...
Type
interactive resource

Cuban decorative iron work

235084
Date
1985-07-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Examples of decorative iron work. 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...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4998 - S86-5002

The Gandy Dancers at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

236930
Date
1993-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video tape (also copied onto a SONY mini Video8). Features the Gandy Dancers demonstrating work songs used when laying rail track. Also features CSX workers preparing the tracks at the festival used in the demonstration.
Type
Moving Image

Sculptor Jesse J. Aaron with his work

235741
Date
1976-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-58 - S77-77

Woodcarver Jogn (J.T.) Albert at work

235863
Date
1980-02-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-14 - S80-24

Sculptor Nicario Jimenez with his work, retablos

236370
Date
1988-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Retablos are a mix of Spanish and Native American traditions. They originated with the personal shrines carried by Spanish soldiers, and later combined with Indian motifs and stories.
Type
Still Image

Blacksmith Thomas Rains at work - Monticello, Florida

119482
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77187A

Wrought-iron work - Florida

123738
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS93263

Wrought-iron work - Florida

123741
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS93283

Tattoo artist Jon Fort at work - Pensacola, Florida

120758
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821433

Tattoo artist Jon Fort at work

120761
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821436

Tattoo artist Jon Fort at work - Pensacola, Florida

120763
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821447

Tattoo artist Jon Fort at work - Pensacola, Florida

120765
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821451

Florida state folklorists

233902
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Images of Bureau of Florida Folklife staff posing in front of their offices at the Stephen Foster State Park in White Springs. 1990.
Type
Still Image

Minorcan Theresa Griffin with her crochet work

234904
Date
1985-01-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Minorcan Griffin with her needlework (crochet work). 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 mu...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1995 - S85-2008

Artisan Jacob Sheiniuk with his art work

236331
Date
1985-08-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Metal sculptor and wood carver Sheiniuk with two examples of his work. Sheiniuk was originally from Lithuania. More images can be found in S 1577, v. 42. An interview can be found in S 1576, T86-18. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuv...
Type
Still Image

Guatamalan weaver Cruz Josefina Gomez with her work

236365
Date
1985-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. The Gomez family live on the Miccosukee Reservation. Back strap weaving is a Mexican-Mayan tradition that involves a portable loom, allowing the weaver to work in any location. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz an...
Type
Still Image

Basket maker Jean Clark and her work

236602
Date
1986-12-31
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Images are very dark and difficult to see. 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 Museu...
Type
Still Image

Differing examples of wrought-iron work - Florida

123736
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS93258

Man using a "cherry picker" to do work at top of pine trees

106215
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1114531

Homemade art work

106397
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA11914

Harvester used by the Florida Division of Forestry at work

105856
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
F2022223

Crabber Willie Crain in his boat

234361
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-two black and white images. Images of Willie Crain crabbing in his boat in the Gulf of Mexico. Created as field work for the Florida Folk Arts in the Schools program.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-284

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