86 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Agriculture"
Farmer James Ambrose plowing his fields

Farmer James Ambrose plowing his fields

Date
1983
Description
Two proof sheets with 44 black and white images (plus negatives).
Collection
Farmer T.G. Mayo demonstrating sugarcane grinding to students

Farmer T.G. Mayo demonstrating sugarcane grinding to students

Date
1983-10-25
Description
Twenty-two color slides. Mayo showing students how to cut and grind sugarcane. Part of the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program
Collection
Fern Farm

Fern Farm

Date
1985-03-01
Description
One proof sheet, with 31 black & white image s(plus negatives). Images of Marie Castillo, Rosario Reyes, and Jose Luis Caro harvesting ferns. a typical fern farm owned by Bonnie Jones, located in an area known as the fern belt. Ferns were often used by Mexican Americans as food additives, called herba. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Fern Farm

Fern Farm

Date
1985-03-01
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of a typical fern farm owned by Bonnie Jones, located in an area known as the fern belt. The ferns are under plastic wrap to protect them from freezing. Many of the plants are brown from the recent January freeze. Ferns were often used by Mexican Americans as food additives, called herba. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the "St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area" at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 4)

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1985-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Owens served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that roiginated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Folklorist Figgen served as moderator for the workshop. The workshop came out of research for the St. Johns River Survey. Grimm discussed pinata making, Castillo talked aboau farming ferns, and Castillo discussed taco making. Folklorist McDonald introduced Thompson. Thompson was from Hastings.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1994-05-27
Description
One audio cassette. Trask was a citrus worker from Highland City. Chancey was a storyteller from Bartow. Her session continues on C94-51.
Collection
Hamilton Middle School students at Oliver Hunter's farm

Hamilton Middle School students at Oliver Hunter's farm

Date
1982-04-23
Description
One proof sheet with 17 black and white images (plus negatives) Location of Hunter's property is unidentifed. For more images of Hunter's tools, see S 1577, volume 11, slides S82-1016 - S82-1040. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists.
Collection
Harvesting sugarcane

Harvesting sugarcane

Date
1983
Description
Seventy-four color slides. Images of sugarcane harvesting in Clewiston. Shows cutting sugar cane stalks, burning cane fields, turning used stalks into mulch, tools used, and sugar processing plants. Slides 1-20 are duplicated in slides 21-40; and slides 41-57 are duplictaed in slides 58-74.
Collection
Harvesting sugarcane with tractor

Harvesting sugarcane with tractor

Date
Description
One black and white print.
Collection
Harvesting tung tree fruit for tung oil

Harvesting tung tree fruit for tung oil

Date
Description
Two black and white prints. Holland was the photographer for the Florida Dept. of Commerce. Tung tree fruit were used to produce tung oil. Tung trees originate in China; imported to U.S. in 1904, and to Florida in the 1920s.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Farmer James Ambrose plowing his fieldsFarmer James Ambrose plowing his fieldsStill ImageFarmers
Fieldwork
Plowing
Plows
Agriculture
Agricultural implements
Domestic animals
Draft animals
Mules
Harnesses
Farming
Farms
Working animals
Occupational groups
Wagons
Farm buildings
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Farmer T.G. Mayo demonstrating sugarcane grinding to studentsFarmer T.G. Mayo demonstrating sugarcane grinding to studentsStill ImageFarmer
Students
Food preparation
Agriculture
Tools
Demonstrations
Farmers
Sugarcane grinding
Sugar
Sugarcane
Farming
Education
Sugar crops
Cash crops
Agricultural implements
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Fern FarmFern FarmStill ImageFieldwork
Occupational groups
Farms
Ferns
Herbs
Mexican Americans
Flora
Agriculture
Plants
Harvesting
Farm workers
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Fern FarmFern FarmStill ImageFieldwork
Farming
Ferns
Flora
Agriculture
Plants
Food habits
Mexican American cookery
Farmer
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a_s1576_t85-112Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Corridos
Performing arts
Ballads
Guitar music
Guitarists
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Folk music Mexico
Latinos
Music Latin America
Ethnicity, Mexico
Workshops (Adult education)
Pinatas
Leisure
Ferns
Oral education
Farming
Tacos
Cookery, Mexican
Cooking and dining
Agriculture
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Musicians
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Cooks
Artisans
Guitarist
Blues singers
Farm workers
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a_s1576_33_c94-050Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFarm workers
Storytellers
Farmers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Workshops (Adult education)
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Citrus fruit industry
Citrus industry
Agriculture
Farming
Orange industry
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Tales
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Hamilton Middle School students at Oliver Hunter's farmHamilton Middle School students at Oliver Hunter's farmStill ImageTurpentiners
Fieldwork
Farms
Agricultural implements
Agriculture
Plows
Turpentining
Trees
Teachers
Teaching of folklore
Demonstrations
Tools
Occupational groups
Farmers
Students
Teenagers
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Harvesting sugarcaneHarvesting sugarcaneStill ImageFieldwork
African Americans
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Sugar
Farm life
Agriculture
Agricultural implements
Knives
Labor
Occupational groups
Plants
Cash crops
Farm workers
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Harvesting sugarcane with tractorHarvesting sugarcane with tractorStill ImageSugar
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Tractors
Machinery
African Americans
Agriculture
Farming
Cash crops
Farm workers
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Harvesting tung tree fruit for tung oilHarvesting tung tree fruit for tung oilStill ImageTung oil
Tung tree
Tung nut
Trees
Harvesting
Plants
Flora
Agriculture
Work
Workers
Labor
African Americans
Farm workers
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