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1978 Florida Folk Festival

1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). Produced by WJCT-TV. Includes music performances and interviews with net maker Hill, dug-out canoe maker Osceola, festival organizer Boltin, and state folklorist Bulger.
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (17 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (17 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes. Lee Ellen Friedland, Limone Joseph and Po Lambi, Grupo Canaveral; Metro Dade Crafts Area: piñatas, Rafael Ozambela (Cuban cigars), The Scull Sisters (painting), Jose Ortí (woodcarving), Glen Simmons (boat making).
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Bateau boat built by Mitch Free

Bateau boat built by Mitch Free

Date
1982-10
Description
One black and white print. A bateau boat is the same as a johnboat.
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Boat builder Glen Simmons on his Evergaldes skiff

Boat builder Glen Simmons on his Evergaldes skiff

Date
1989-03-25
Description
Sixty color slides. Images of Simmons demonstrating his wooden skiff in the Everglades. Simmons was one of the last makers of wooden Everglades skiffs, which were used to fish and hunt in the shallow wetlands of South Florida. A self described 'gladesman,' Simmons grew up near the Everglades hunting, boating, and fishing. His skiff measures 18-18 feet, and are 2 feet wide. They are flat bottomed and propelled with use of a pole by a driver standing up in the boat's middle. Simmons began building them at age 12. He is also the author of a book, 'Gladesmen' from 1998. For an interview of Simmons, see S 1576, T86-2 and T86-3 (C86-48).
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Boat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald Edward

Boat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald Edward

Date
1992
Description
Seven proof sheets with 226 black and white images (plus negatives). Images of Simmons and Ogden building an Everglades skiff. Also of Simmons boating in the Everglades. For more information see S 1644, box 10, folder 11. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by first folklorist Peter Roller, then folklorist Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
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Boat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald Edward

Boat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald Edward

Date
1992
Description
121 color slides. Images of Simmons and Ogden building an Everglades skiff. Also of Simmons boating in the Everglades. For more information see S 1644, box 10, folder 11. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by first folklorist Peter Roller, then folklorist Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
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Boat builder Herman Wells in his shop

Boat builder Herman Wells in his shop

Date
1987
Description
Nine color slides. Images of Wells building a boat and displaying fishing nets. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Boatbuilder Marvin Thomas

Boatbuilder Marvin Thomas

Date
1984-12
Description
Twenty color slides. Thomas on a shrimp boat and mullet boat he built. Hamilton owned both boats. Images were created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year until 2003.
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Boatbuilder Squeaky Mullis with his boats

Boatbuilder Squeaky Mullis with his boats

Date
1985-01-16
Description
Six color slides. Mullis in his workshop with boats he was building. Mullis was a self-taught boatbuilder who learned the craft by imitating Myron Warr's boats. He uses both wood and fiberglass for his boats. His boat bulding business was called Hulls by Mullis. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted 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.
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Boatbuilder Theo Corbin at the Maritime Folklife Area in the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

Boatbuilder Theo Corbin at the Maritime Folklife Area in the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

Date
31920
Description
Seven color slides. Theo Corbin building boat at the Maritime Folklife Area of the Florida Folk Festival.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1978 Florida Folk Festival1978 Florida Folk FestivalMoving ImageWhip maker
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Net maker
Boatbuilders
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Documentary videos
Television
Folk singers
Seminole Indians
Canoes
Netmaking
Interviews
Blues (Music)
Diddly bow
String instruments
Whipcracking
Blues singers
Folklorists
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (17 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (17 of 17)Moving ImageArtists
Boatbuilders
Musicians
Musical groups
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Wood carvers
Painting
Painters
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Cigar making
Pinatas
Boatbuilding
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Cigar makers
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Bateau boat built by Mitch FreeBateau boat built by Mitch FreeStill ImageBoats
Johnboats
Transportation
Boatbuilding
Material culture
Carpentry
Woodwork
Boatbuilders
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Boat builder Glen Simmons on his Evergaldes skiffBoat builder Glen Simmons on his Evergaldes skiffStill ImageFieldwork
Wetlands
Natural areas
National parks and reserves
Boats and boating
Skiffs
Transportation
Waterways
Wilderness areas
National protected areas systems
Woodwork
Boatbuilders
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Boat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald EdwardBoat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald EdwardStill ImageFieldwork
Boatbuilding
Skiffs
Transportation
Waterways
Boats and boating
Material culture
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Workshops
Wood craft
Wetlands
Apprentices
Boatbuilders
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Boat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald EdwardBoat builder Glen Simmons with his apprentice Donald EdwardStill ImageFieldwork
Boatbuilding
Skiffs
Transportation
Waterways
Boats and boating
Material culture
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Workshops
Wood craft
Wetlands
Apprentices
Boatbuilders
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Boat builder Herman Wells in his shopBoat builder Herman Wells in his shopStill ImageFieldwork
Boats
Maritime life
Boatbuilding
Occupational groups
Material culture
Woodwork
Carpentry
Wood craft
Workshops
Fishing nets
Boatbuilders
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Boatbuilder Marvin ThomasBoatbuilder Marvin ThomasStill ImageFieldwork
Docks
Boats
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishers
Mullet fisheries
Shrimpers (persons)
Transportation
Maritime life
Occupational groups
Boatbuilders
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Boatbuilder Squeaky Mullis with his boatsBoatbuilder Squeaky Mullis with his boatsStill ImageFieldwork
Boatbuilding
Boats
Workshops
Wood craft
Woodwork
Material culture
Carpentry
Maritime life
Boatbuilders
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Boatbuilder Theo Corbin at the Maritime Folklife Area in the 1987 Florida Folk FestivalBoatbuilder Theo Corbin at the Maritime Folklife Area in the 1987 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBoatbuilding
Material culture
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Boats and boating
Boatbuilders
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