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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Baker, Father Robert"
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Interview with Father Robert Baker

Interview with Father Robert Baker

Date
1985-02-07
Description
One audio cassette. Interview begins on SIDE TWO of tape. Father Baker, priest for the Basilica Cathedral of St. Augustine, discusses the St. Augustine Blessing of the Fleet. He gives details of the strong Italian Catholic population in St. Augustine as well as a general support for religious/cultural events within the city. He elaborates on the symbolism and ceremony of the Blessing, as well as outlining its religious significance. Interview conducted during fieldwork for video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV). A transcript of the interview can be found in S 1579, box 1, folder: C86-99 through C86-149.
Collection
Shrimping Documentary - Interview with Chris Xynides; M. Tringali: Stringing the Ribbon on Boat; Blessing of Fleet Procession and Ceremony

Shrimping Documentary - Interview with Chris Xynides; M. Tringali: Stringing the Ribbon on Boat; Blessing of Fleet Procession and Ceremony

Date
1985-05
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 60 minutes. Chris Xynides on boat business, Dominic and Mike (surnames unknown) and son working on the Miss Joann, Blessing ceremony and procession with Father Baker and Bishop Snyder, the Backman Elizabeth, shots of St. Augustine near waterway. Raw footage for the documentary, Fishing All My Days, on Fernandina's shrimping industry, produced by the Florida Folklife Program and WUFT-TV 5 of Gainesville (the local PBS station, affiliated with the University of Florida.)
Collection
Shrimping Video - working tapes (Blessing of Fleet: Father Baker interview)

Shrimping Video - working tapes (Blessing of Fleet: Father Baker interview)

Date
1985-04-02
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 60 minutes. Father Baker describes the practice and background of the blessing ritual, boat builders describe the process of building boats and how they came to the United States and the boat-building business, Henry Xynides, Nicki and son - boat builders. Raw footage for the documentary, Fishing All My Days, on Fernandina's shrimping industry, produced by the Florida Folklife Program and WUFT-TV 5 of Gainesville (the local PBS station, affiliated with the University of Florida.)
Collection
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a_s1576_21_c86-146Interview with Father Robert BakerSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Shrimpers (persons)
Occupational folklore
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Religion
Catholics
Fishers
Christianity
Fishing
Priests
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Shrimping Documentary - Interview with Chris Xynides; M. Tringali: Stringing the Ribbon on Boat; Blessing of Fleet Procession and CeremonyShrimping Documentary - Interview with Chris Xynides; M. Tringali: Stringing the Ribbon on Boat; Blessing of Fleet Procession and CeremonyMoving ImageWoodworkers
Documentary videos
Boatbuilding
Boats and boating
Woodwork
Catholics
Religious rites
Prayer
Interviews
Boatbuilders
Priests
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Shrimping Video - working tapes (Blessing of Fleet: Father Baker interview)Shrimping Video - working tapes (Blessing of Fleet: Father Baker interview)Moving ImageWoodworkers
Documentary videos
Boatbuilding
Boats and boating
Woodwork
Catholics
Religious rites
Prayer
Interviews
Transportation
Boatbuilders
Priests
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