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Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Date
1983-06-20
Description
Two audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, on Florida ranching. Folklorist Dyen began with a history of Florida cattle ranching, including fence laws, cowboy music (including songs by Bob Tinsley), stories (including recording of Bone Mizell story by Frog Smith), brands, and tools used. Cauley, a saddle maker, talks about saddles and their construction. He discusses tools and materials used, types and uses of saddles, as well as the life of a cowman, the use of dogs, and the clothing and tools used in the profession.
Collection
Cattle squeeze pen (portable cow chute)

Cattle squeeze pen (portable cow chute)

Date
Description
One proof sheet with 14 black and white images (plus negatives). Created as fieldwork for both the apprenticeship program and the Florida Folk Festival. 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 through 2003.
Collection
Charlie Bailey's cattle

Charlie Bailey's cattle

Date
1989-01
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of Bailey's cattle and ranch area.
Collection
Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Date
1984-05-27
Description
One audio cassette. Blanton Owen introduces Jim Hendricks, Ron Sylvester, Terry Meyers, Glen Nettles, and Junior Mills who discuss the pros and cons of cattle dogs: what to look for in a dog; how to train it; where dogs work best; relationship between cattle, dogs, and people; how to discipline a cow dog.
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Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One audio cassette. Blanton Owen introduces a ranching workshop on the use of dogs in cattle ranching. Workshop features Mike Wilder, Terry Myers, and Vic Blackstone and others. They discuss the pros and cons of cow dogs such as catching the dog and training the new dog with the old.
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Curly Dekle and apprentice Todd Nobles making cattle whips

Curly Dekle and apprentice Todd Nobles making cattle whips

Date
1986-02
Description
Four proof sheets with 105 black and white images (plus negatives). Nobles served as apprentice to master fok artist Dekle in 1985-1986. Nobles was Dekle's grandson. For information on their apprenticeship experience, see the fieldnotes in S 1640, box 3, flder 15. 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 through 2003.
Collection
Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & Cattle

Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & Cattle

Date
1977
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape, 34 minutes) Superstitions: (13 minutes) The second half of the episode. Filmed in Smith's home office as he tells various ghost stories and explains local superstitions. Cattle and the Cowboys: (21 minutes) Filmed in front of a barn, Smith discusses cattle ranching in Florida. He talks primarily about early ranchers Bone Mizzell and Jacob Summerlin.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

Date
1999-05-28
Description
One audio cassette tape. Note: Index sheet indicates that construction and a tug-of-war game near the tent might interfere with sound on tape. Folklorist Stuemple emceed the discussion. Liliane Louis continues discussing Haitian games and stories. She reads a story on the history of love from her book When Night Falls (a book of stories about her father). She also plays frog games with children from the audience. J.P. "Curly" Dekle, in his 44th year at the Florida Folk Festival, tells a story about three bears and gives his personal history. He covers such things as wagon greasing as a unit of distance and time and the family mill. He also discusses whipmaking and the use of a whip in heading cattle, the use of cowdogs on the open range and the origin of the Texas longhorn.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
2001-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Charley Dean continues from C01-70 discussing saddlemaking. Joe "Wormy" Wasserman (interviewed by Bob Stone) discusses ranching, cowhunting, screw flies and buzzards.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
2001-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Joe Wasserman continues from C01-72. Tom Massa discusses motorcycle leatherwork.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_11_c83-119Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle MakingSoundRanchers
Saddle maker
Occupational folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Libraries
Oral education
Ranching
Cattle
Folklorists
Florida history
Public speaking
Saddles
Saddlery
Leather craft
Work songs
Working dogs
Horses Equipment and supplies
Clothing and dress
Cowboys
Leather workers
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Cattle squeeze pen (portable cow chute)Cattle squeeze pen (portable cow chute)Still ImageFieldwork
Material culture
Ranching
Cattle
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Charlie Bailey's cattleCharlie Bailey's cattleStill ImageRanchers
Livestock
Livestock industry
Agriculture
Cattle
Cows
Ranching
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a_s1576_12_c84-028Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)SoundRanchers
Cowboys
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Ranching
Working dogs
Cattle
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Working animals
Animal training
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a_s1576_12_c84-015Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)SoundRanchers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Ranching
Working dogs
Cattle
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Working animals
Animal training
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Curly Dekle and apprentice Todd Nobles making cattle whipsCurly Dekle and apprentice Todd Nobles making cattle whipsStill ImageWhip maker
Whip braider
Apprentices
Whip making
Whip braiding
Whips
Leather craft
Leather goods
Cattle
Ranching
Workplace
Teaching of folklore
Material culture
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Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & CattleFlorida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & CattleMoving ImageStorytellers
Television
Family history
Florida history
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Tall tales
Personal experience narratives
Ghosts
Supernatural legends
Folklore and history
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Cattle
Cattle brands
Animal tales
Cowboys
Cows
Cowherding
Ranch life
Ranchers
Ranching
Barns
Architecture
Farm buildings
Livestock
Livestock industry
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a_s1576_75_c99-070Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)SoundStorytellers
Whip maker
Rodeo performers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Folklorists
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Storytelling
Games
Leisure
Whipcracking
Cattle
Ranching
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a_s1576_87_c01-072Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)SoundRanchers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Life histories
Ranch life
Saddles
Horses Equipment and supplies
Ranching
Screwworm Control
Cattle
Leather workers
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a_s1576_87_c01-073Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)SoundRanchers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Life histories
Ranch life
Motorcycles
Decoration and ornament
Ranching
Screwworm Control
Cattle
Motorcycles Equipment and supplies
Decorative arts
Leather workers
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