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Seminole doll made by Mary Billie being held up for the camera: Big Cypress Reservation, Florida

Local call number: FS80348a

Title: [Seminole doll made by Mary Billie being held up for the camera: Big Cypress Reservation, Florida]

Personal author: Dyen, Doris J., Collector.

Date: Photographed on July 15, 1980.

Physical descrip: 1 slide: col.

General note: Mary B. Billie has been a dollmaker since she was 17. She learned the skill by watching her mother, who learned it from Mary’s grandmother.

Accompanying Note: "The Seminole palmetto dolls require skilled workmanship and are beautiful to look at. But, more important, they are an expression of Seminole culture — a bridge between the Seminoles and the outside world."

Series Title: (Florida Folklife Collection.)

Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850.245.6700. Archives@dos.state.fl.us

Persistent URL: www.floridamemory.com/items/show/120271

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