2 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Lawrence, James (Jim), 1936-"
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Lobster traps

Lobster traps

Date
1985-09-04
Description
Six color slides. Images of wooden lobster traps, built by James Lawrence, an auto mechanic. He sold them out the back of his pick-up truck (also pictured.) The Metro-Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
Metro Dade Folk Arts, 1985-1986

Metro Dade Folk Arts, 1985-1986

Date
1985-08-21
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-one black and white images. Images of South Florida/Dade County folklife. 1-4: D.A. Patel's trees; 5-14: Glade skiff built by Glen Simmons of Florida City; 15-18: Crab traps by Jim Lawrence of Homestead; 19-21: Mariachi player Francisco Rodriguez.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Lobster trapsLobster trapsStill ImageMaritime life
Fish traps
Woodwork
Carpentry
Selling
Trucks
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Lobsters
Seafood industry
Automobile mechanics
Carpenters
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Metro Dade Folk Arts, 1985-1986Metro Dade Folk Arts, 1985-1986Still ImageCrab fisheries Equipment and supplies
Boats
Boatbuilding
Fish trapping
Fishing
Trees
Material culture
Mariachi music
Music
Boatbuilders
Fishers
Musicians
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