3 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Versaggi, John"
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Fishing All My Days: Florida Shrimping Tradition

Fishing All My Days: Florida Shrimping Tradition

Date
1986-03
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 29 minutes. Documentary 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.) The video can be viewed online through the Folkstreams web page at http://www.folkstreams.net/pub/FilmPage.php?title=137
Collection
Shrimping Documentary - Conclusion of Versaggi Interview

Shrimping Documentary - Conclusion of Versaggi Interview

Date
1985-05
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) Various shots of Versaggi, boats, docks, and boatyards, shots of Harry Xynides and boats. 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 Documentary - Interviews with Freddy and David Backman and John Versaggi

Shrimping Documentary - Interviews with Freddy and David Backman and John Versaggi

Date
1985-05
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) Freddy and David Backman discuss the shrimping business - its good points and difficulties, life as African-American shrimpers, family history in shrimping; John Versaggi talks about life as a Sicilian immigrant, the beginnings and growth of the shrimping business as a whole, "industry pioneers: John Poli, Mr. Salvador, James Smith, B.B. Brooks; also discuss Billy Corkum [?]", Burbank netmakers of Fernandina, Staphius Kalara, boat maker of Fernandina, Harry Xynides, Dan Miller, Willie Bryant; both Backmans and Versaggi talk about the Blessing of the Fleet and the decline of the shrimping industry. 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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Fishing All My Days: Florida Shrimping TraditionFishing All My Days: Florida Shrimping TraditionMoving ImageFishers
Net maker
Documentary videos
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Fisheries
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fisheries processing
Fishing nets
Netmaking
Net makers
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Boatbuilding
Boatbuilders
Shrimpers (persons)
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Shrimping Documentary - Conclusion of Versaggi InterviewShrimping Documentary - Conclusion of Versaggi InterviewMoving ImageFishers
Documentary videos
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Emigration and immigration
Boating industry
Boats
Food industry and trade
Docks
Interviews
Family history
Florida history
Occupational groups
Shrimpers (persons)
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Shrimping Documentary - Interviews with Freddy and David Backman and John VersaggiShrimping Documentary - Interviews with Freddy and David Backman and John VersaggiMoving ImageFishers
Documentary videos
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Emigration and immigration
African Americans
Catholics
Religious rites
Prayer
Interviews
Family history
Florida history
Occupational groups
Boatbuilding
Shrimpers (persons)
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