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Record Group Number: 000158
Series/Collection Number: .S 1679
Creator: Bureau of Florida Folklife Programs.
Title, Dates: Seminars and workshops records, 1983-2002.
Amount: 1.90 cubic ft.
Medium Included: videotapes 1/2", 8mm.  (Three student groups submitted videos of their final projects; the videos exist in both 1/2" VHS and 8mm (high 8) formats. )
Organization/Arrangement: Chronological by year of workshop.
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Summary:     This series contains records generated during the course of planning Bureau-sponsored workshops in various folk arts and folklife topics. Included are workshop proposals, research notes, budget estimates, grant proposals, publicity and registration materials, and participant feedback. Also included are photographs, slides, two proof sheets, and negatives for some of the workshops. These materials document workshops in such folk arts as traditional fiddle music and dance, leather whip braiding, white oak basketry, Seminole basketry and patchwork, and duck decoy carving.

    Also included are records for reoccurring workshops and seminars, such as annual "Summer Folk Culture" seminars  and "Exploring Folklife in Your Community" workshops. There are also materials from reoccuring workshops designed for educators, with instruction on how to incorporate folklife into the classroom. In addition, summary information and final student project videos exist for "Documenting Your Community Traditions: African-American Community Heritage Documentation Workshop" (1995).
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Subject Access Fields: African Americans Florida.
African Americans Folklore. Florida
Folk art Florida
Folk artists Florida
Folk dancing Florida
Folk music Florida
Folklore and education Florida
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