Oral history with Annie Lue Davis

240478
Date
01/27/1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
14-15

Interview with Albert and Jessie DeVane

241407
Date
07/24/1958
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00056

Interview with basket maker Pearlie Gates

237849
Date
1979?
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
C80-4

Interview with Captain Henry Black

238908
Date
1983-06-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Captain Henry Black discusses his early life; cowboying; working on tugboats, including the "Neptune" which was built for the Spanish-American War; navigation during WWII; adventures in sailing; socialization between tugboat crews; superstition; sea stories; weather k...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-166

Oral history with Mildred Board

240476
Date
01/26/1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
12

Oral history with John French

240475
Date
1990-01-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
11

Interview with blues singer Rosa T. Williams

237346
Date
1977-01-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Neighborly Center in St. Petersburg. The interview covers Mrs. Williams's early life and her singing career. Poor recording -- difficult to hear.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-10

Interview with cigar maker Mrs. Walsh

237348
Date
1977-01-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Walsh owned a cigar making factory in Key West. Mrs. Walsh discusses when and how she opened her factory, the mechanics of running her business, how they make cigars, and she describes her sole steady employee, George Culmer.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-12a

Interview with Comparsa musican and dancer Al Boza

237349
Date
1977-01-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Boza describes his personal history and the Comparsa carnivals in Key West. He helped train the dancers and musicians who participated in the carnivals.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-12b

Interview with storyteller Cecil Gunter

237350
Date
1976-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. From Caladonia, Mississippi. Gunter talked about how he once outran the Highway Patrol; told a story an old man thought to be crazy in their neighborhood; spoke about white woman who raised him when he was young; described the near-enslavement she endured as a child; and spoke of...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-13

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

240451
Date
2001-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Robert Uhlar, a wind-surfing instructor and operator of Windsurfing St. Augustine, discusses wind-surfing.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-86

Dr. Ed Flemming Narration of Stephen Foster Memorial

241413
Date
04/14/1961
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00088

Interview with rug hooker Eileen Quinn

241341
Date
12/03/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 62

Interview with butcher Benjamin Willard Redditt

241342
Date
12/03/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 61

Interview with basket maker Pearlie Gates

237528
Date
1978-05-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Gates explains her palmetto basket weaving technique; discusses the different fronds she uses; how she finds the right fronds; talks about the patterns she uses, etc. She also discusses her life and her family's background.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-53

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster

241254
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
61-2-17

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster

241323
Date
1965?
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
64-5-4

Anne Pesonen interview

238066
Date
1981-09-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassettes. Pesonen, who moved to the United States in 1971, talks about her life in Finland and the United States. Copied onto T81-90, T81-91 & T81-92.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C81-63a
Item ID
C81-62
Item ID
C81-61

Interview with quilter Annie Coleman and interview with whip braider Claude Sheppard

237343
Date
1977-01-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. The Coleman interview is difficult to hear. She discusses her life and quilting. Sheppard disucsses his childhood, how he first learned to make whips, his experiences as a rodeo man, and his whip collection.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-5b

Interview of Bill Butler with the Key West Junkanoos Band

237347
Date
1977-01-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at Butler's Key West home. Butler discusses the woman who formed the band; the instruments he plays; the kind of music the band plays; playing for funerals and parades; nicknames for people in the band; the origins of the band's name; and discusses his brother and fathe...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-11

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

239918
Date
1997-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recording. Jerrilyn McGregory, author of Wiregrass Folklife, is interviewed by Laurie Sommers. She discusses wiregrass and the ecological threat it faces as well as Deep South traditions of "wiregrass country". She also describes the types of people she met in her res...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-89

William Syralia interview

239024
Date
1981-09-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. Syralia talks about his life in Finland and the United States, as well as his music. Copied onto T81-96, T81-97, T81-98 and T81-99.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C81-67b
Item ID
C81-70
Item ID
C81-68
Item ID
C81-69

Interview with net maker William "Bill" Wright

266892
Date
1986-12-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound

Interview with rancher and whip maker Walter Mann

236581
Date
1986-12-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio recording. 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 arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers f...
Type
Sound

Interview with basket maker Dorothy Mizell

236585
Date
1986-12-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. 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 arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers fo...
Type
Sound

Interview with quilter Loretta Coblenz

236587
Date
1987-01-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
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 arts program between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas...
Type
Sound

Interview with quilter Elsie Horst

236588
Date
1986-12-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Horst is Amish and learned quilting from her mother. 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 arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and th...
Type
Sound

Interview with basket maker Jean Clark

236603
Date
1987-01-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. 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...
Type
Sound

Interview with Amish artists Menno and Idah Ebersol

236615
Date
1987-01-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. 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 project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers foc...
Type
Sound

Interview with tool maker Steve Galloway

236617
Date
1987-03-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Galloway was born in Georgia, and moved to Florida in the 1920s. He made various tools. 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 arts project between ...
Type
Sound

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