18 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Cash crops"
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Workers harvesting tobacco

Workers harvesting tobacco

Date
Description
Three black and white prints. Workers harvesting shade tobacco. Can also be found online on the Florida Photographic collection website.
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Tree farm in Jay, Florida

Tree farm in Jay, Florida

Date
1989-01
Description
Five color slides.
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Sugarcane harvesting

Sugarcane harvesting

Date
1992-03
Description
Three color slides. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Sugarcane field in Pahokee, Florida

Sugarcane field in Pahokee, Florida

Date
Description
One black and white print. 15 January 1981
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Sugarcane farming

Sugarcane farming

Date
Description
One black and white print. Image of sugar cane growing. 12 December 1980.
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Sugarcane agriculture in Moore Haven

Sugarcane agriculture in Moore Haven

Date
1987-10
Description
Four color slides. Images of a sugarcane farm, including a cane loader machine. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Sugar mill at Osceola Farms

Sugar mill at Osceola Farms

Date
1986-11-08
Description
Forty-seven color slides. Images of a sugar mill run by Osceola Farms, including the mill workers, the machinery, harvesting of sugarcane, the warehouse, and the final product: crystallized sugar. In 1960 Cuban immigrants Pepe and Alfy Fanjul moved their sugar manufacturing operation to Florida, and 4000 acre Osceola Farms, But the mid-1980s, it was earning 240 million a year with tens of thousands of acres. By the 1990s, the company became Florida Crystals, and was the state's largest sugar company, one of the companies often nicknamed as Big Sugar. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Sugar cane growing in North Florida

Sugar cane growing in North Florida

Date
1982
Description
One proof sheet with ten black and white images (plus negatives).
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Sugar cane fields burning

Sugar cane fields burning

Date
1986-11-08
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Burning sugar cane fields on Osceola Farms. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Picking peanuts

Picking peanuts

Date
1980-12-12
Description
Four black and white prints. Aaron Yulee and his wife (unidentified). The Yulees were friends of Lucreaty Clark.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Workers harvesting tobaccoWorkers harvesting tobaccoStill ImageFarms
African Americans
Labor
Occupational groups
Cash crops
Tobacco
Harvesting
Farming
Work
Plants
Agriculture
Farm workers
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Tree farm in Jay, FloridaTree farm in Jay, FloridaStill ImageTree farmers
Tree farms
Trees
Agriculture
Farmers
Forests and forestry
Lumber trade
Material culture
Cash crops
Crops
Land use
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Sugarcane harvestingSugarcane harvestingStill ImageFieldwork
Harvesting
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Cash crops
Agriculture
Burning of land
Farming
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Sugarcane field in Pahokee, FloridaSugarcane field in Pahokee, FloridaStill ImageAgriculture
Crops
Sugar crops
Cash crops
Plants
Sugarcane
Sugar
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Sugarcane farmingSugarcane farmingStill ImageSugar
Sugarcane
Land use
Agriculture
Farming
Plants
Cash crops
Sugar crops
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Sugarcane agriculture in Moore HavenSugarcane agriculture in Moore HavenStill ImageFieldwork
Farming
Sugar crops
Agriculture
Sugarcane
Machinery
Cash crops
Farms
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Sugar mill at Osceola FarmsSugar mill at Osceola FarmsStill ImageFieldwork
Workers
Agriculture
Farming
Sugar
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Cash crops
Plants
Flora
Milling
Mills
Sugar factories
Sugar Manufacture and refining
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Sugar cane growing in North FloridaSugar cane growing in North FloridaStill ImageFieldwork
Sugar crops
Cash crops
Agriculture
Plants
Flora
Farming
Farms
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Sugar cane fields burningSugar cane fields burningStill ImageFieldwork
Burning of land
Agriculture
Farming
Sugar
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Cash crops
Plants
Flora
Fire
Smoke
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Picking peanutsPicking peanutsStill ImageFarming
African Americans
Farm life
Crops
Seed crops
Cash crops
Land use
Family farming
Plants
Farmers
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