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Photo, Print, Drawing Elderhosteler dinner, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Maine; Anita Albert, weaver, Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick, Canada; St. Luce Catholic Church, Frenchville, Maine

About this Item

Title

  • Elderhosteler dinner, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Maine; Anita Albert, weaver, Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick, Canada; St. Luce Catholic Church, Frenchville, Maine

Names

  • Brassieur, C. Ray (Research team member)
  • Whitman, David A., 1950- (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Fort Kent, Maine; Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick; Frenchville, Maine, July 19, 1991 - July 20, 1991

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Maine
  • -  Folklore--New Brunswick
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Fort Kent
  • -  United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Frenchville
  • -  Canada -- New Brunswick -- Madawaska County -- Saint-Jacques

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: These images document a dinner held at the University of Maine-Fort Kent; 1-4, Fieldworker and Acadian Archive Director Lisa Ornstein leads a sing-along; 3-4, Don Cyr in his Acadian costume stands at the lectern; 5-6, Visitors from Ste-Ouenne, France, sing several songs, including one written especially for the occasion; The following images document a visit to the home of Anita Albert, a weaver who resides in St-Jacques, New Brunswick; 7-18, Mm. Albert demonstrates her technique to field coordinator Ray Brassieur; 19-22, Mm. Albert works out her patterns on these diagrams; 23-27, Mm. Albert at her loom; 28-29, Mm. Albert demonstrates a device made by her husband Gilbert; FUNCTION?????; A few images of St. Luce Catholic Church, Frenchville, ME; 30-31, This photograph was taken from the hill above St. Luce on Church Road in Frenchville; the hills in the distance are in New Brunswick; 32-end, St. Luce Catholic Church; low contrast conditions make the spire seem to disappear.

Medium

  • 35 mm black-and-white film negatives

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1991/029: DW-B053
  • Field project identifier: MAP-DW-B053

Source Collection

  • Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Brassieur, C. Ray, and David A Whitman. Elderhosteler dinner, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Maine; Anita Albert, weaver, Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick, Canada; St. Luce Catholic Church, Frenchville, Maine. New Brunswick Fort Kent Saint Jacques Aroostook County United States Maine Frenchville Madawaska County Canada, 1991. Fort Kent, Maine; Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick; Frenchville, Maine, - July 20, 1991. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_b053/.

APA citation style:

Brassieur, C. R. & Whitman, D. A. (1991) Elderhosteler dinner, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Maine; Anita Albert, weaver, Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick, Canada; St. Luce Catholic Church, Frenchville, Maine. New Brunswick Fort Kent Saint Jacques Aroostook County United States Maine Frenchville Madawaska County Canada, 1991. Fort Kent, Maine; Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick; Frenchville, Maine, - July 20, 1991. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_b053/.

MLA citation style:

Brassieur, C. Ray, and David A Whitman. Elderhosteler dinner, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Maine; Anita Albert, weaver, Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick, Canada; St. Luce Catholic Church, Frenchville, Maine. Fort Kent, Maine; Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick; Frenchville, Maine, - July 20, 1991. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_b053/>.