Mario Sanchez painting Birth of a Rumor

234479
Date
1991-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. A slide of a painting by Mario Sanchez, a Florida Heritage Award winner.
Type
Still Image

Columbia County architecture

235832
Date
1979-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Images of a church (25/26), a house (27/28) and a tobacco barn (29).
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S79-25 - S79-29

Artist E. A. (Frog) Smith

236758
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white slide. Copy of a black and white photograph of Frog Smith at White Springs. Undated.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1

Folklife People: Don Grooms

273975
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Born in 1930, Don Grooms was raised in Cherokee, North Carolina. He came from a family with Cherokee and Appalachian heritage. As a child, he played a cornstalk fiddle, a cigar-box banjo, and a $3 Silvertone guitar. At age 10, Grooms began playing for square dances and at 14 he belonged to a dance b...
Type
interactive resource

Interview with Falmouth, England Mayor A. V. Baker

239225
Date
1950-11-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. The purpose or provenance of the recording is not known.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-275

Recording of a vigilia at the Polish American Club of Sarasota

236420
Date
1987-12-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio recording. Recorded during a vigilia, a Christmas meal at which no meat is served. 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. Usin...
Type
Sound

The Mennonite A Capella Choir performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage)

237608
Date
1988-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. In 1988, the folklife area focused on Southwest Florida.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-60

The Mennonite A Capella Choir performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage)

237626
Date
1988-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. In 1988, the folklife area focused on Southwest Florida.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-78
Item ID
T88-79

The Mennonite A Capella Choir performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage)

237630
Date
1988-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. In 1988, the folklife area focused on Southwest Florida.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-81

The Mennonite A Capella Choir performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage)

237640
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. In 1988, the folklife area focused on Southwest Florida.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-92

Images from a quince store, Debut En Sociedad

235868
Date
1980-04-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. The quince is a tradition that celebrates the transition of a young girl from childhood to maturity. The celebration highlights God, family, friends, music, food, and dance. The celebration traditionally begins with a religious ceremony. A reception is held in the home or a banque...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-50 - S80-53; S80-68; S80-62; S80-64; S80-65; S80-67; S80-69; S80-132

A Cowboy's Prayer

238505
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Dekle reads A Cowboy's Prayer. Location and date of recording unknown.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-86

Arthur Bailey inspecting and marking a logging site

236053
Date
1989-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Bailey was a timber cruiser --a person hired by a wood products company, or a government employee, who locates standing crops of timber and estimates their yield of lumber.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S92-888- S92-894; S92-900 - S92-913

Boatdriver George Bower giving a boat tour at Wakulla Springs

234400
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. George Bower, of Macon, Georgia, giving a boat tour at Wakulla Springs, a popular tourist attraction located a few miles south of Tallahassee. Opened in the 1930s, the site became a state park in 1986.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-359

Social gathering at Bill Reilly's house

236429
Date
1988-01-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. 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 gran...
Type
Sound

Sample of the Versiteers music

236442
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. A sampling of several songs by the Versiteers including Noah and God is Good to Me. The Versiteers were a black gospel a capella singing group. They consisted of Harry Mae Anthony, Artie Brooks, Myrtle Barton, L.V. Starling, and Belinda Carter. The recording was made to demonstr...
Type
Sound

The Mennonite A Capella Choir performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage)

237618
Date
1988-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. In 1988, the folklife area focused on Southwest Florida.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-70

Saw hammerer W.H. Hammack

234209
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Hammack was a saw hammerer. Hammering a saw was done to strengthen as well as toughen the tool. 1978.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-543

Building bateau boats

233863
Date
1989-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. Photos of the Attaways -- a married couple -- building a bateau boat, also known as a john boat.
Type
Still Image

Loading logs on truck

233870
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Images of Bang using a skidder -- a bulldozer-like tractor -- to load logs onto a log truck. January 1989
Type
Still Image

Juanita Osceola sewing a Seminole doll

233941
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color negatives. Juanita Osceola sewing a doll at an unspecified event. 9 August 1979.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P79-810

Model of a new museum for Hillsborough County

234156
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Image a miniature diarama of a proposed museum for Hillsborough County. n.d.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-334

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 10)

239758
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-101

Traditional Ukranian egg painting

233942
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color print. A dozen or so Ukranian-painted eggs. 30 August 1979.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P79-811

Portrait of doll maker Bertha Burnham

234228
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Portrait of Burnham, a doll maker. 1979.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P79-677

Pysanka eggs and a peroutka

234375
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty black and white images. Pysanka eggs were used during Easter in the Ukraine. They are created through the use of wax patterns and repeated dying. 3-27: A feather baster, also known as a peroutka, a Czechoslovakian cooking tool; 28-30: Pysanaka eggs. Date: Fall 1980.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-333

Images of a Purim carnival at the Jacksonville Jewish Center

236492
Date
1990-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with 36 black and white images (plus negatives.) Purim is a Jewish holiday celebrating the victory of the Jewish people over its enemies, as told in the Book of Esther. Literally a Celebration of Lots, it is a joyous time celebrating fun and happiness.
Type
Still Image

John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)

236392
Date
1987-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides. A Texas native, he learned to horseshoe in the U.S. Army in 1952, and moved to Florida after his discharge to take a 3-year farrier apprenticeship. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 th...
Type
Still Image

Recording of a Purim carnival at the Temple Etz Chaim Hebrew Day School

241330
Date
01/09/1989
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 31

Mexican American band Disatre performs at a carnival

236411
Date
1988-11-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio recording. Recorded at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church Annual carnival. 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. Usin...
Type
Sound

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