60 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Cowboys"
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A Cowboy's Prayer

A Cowboy's Prayer

Date
Description
One audio cassette. Dekle reads A Cowboy's Prayer. Location and date of recording unknown.
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Captain Henry Black interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife Survey

Captain Henry Black interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife Survey

Date
1983-06-03
Description
One audio cassette. Black discusses his early life; cowboying; working on tugboats, including the "Neptune" which was built for the Spanish-American War; navigation during WWII; adventures in sailing; socialization between tugboat crews; superstition; sea stories; weather knowledge; making castnets.
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Cowboy musician Jim Bob Tinsley

Cowboy musician Jim Bob Tinsley

Date
1984-03-09
Description

Two audio cassettes. C84-10: Interview with Jim Bob Tinsley and Dottie Tinsley as part of the Library Folklife Program; Jim Bob describes his early life and how he learned to play music and how he got into cowboy music; Woodmen of the World Band; joining the Navy playing in a band in Africa during World War II; tells stories about the songs he performs as well as about Gene Autry and Winston Churchill; Dottie describes clogging steps. C84-11: Continuation of interview and performance in C84-10; he continues discussing cowboy music and the songs he performs; vagabonds; WLS National Barndance; Dr. John R. Brinkley stations in Mexico and Texas; continuation of traditions in singing and writing cowboy songs; his book; Jim Reeves; his albums.

 

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Demonstrations of ranching traditions

Demonstrations of ranching traditions

Date
1983
Description
One audio cassette Recordings of storyteller Frog Smith and cowboy singer Jim Bob Tinsley demonstrating cowboy/ranching folklore. These were used as demonstration during library folklife programs.
Collection
Florida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Florida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Date
1984-05-27
Description
One audio cassettes. Side A Blanton Owen introduces Jim Bob Tinsely, Vic Blackstone, Sarah Childs, Stanloe Johns, and Junior Mills who discuss Florida ranching; they discuss settlements; alligators; encroachment on Seminole lands; synopsis of Seminole cattle industry. Side B Sarah Childs discusses the changed role of women in agriculture; the family ranch; Vic Blackstone discusses different breeds of cattle, minerals, and citrus and cattle; Junior Mills discusses a cattle drive; Jim Bob tells "Bone" Mizell story.
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Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1999-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Interview with rancher and whip maker Walter Mann

Interview with rancher and whip maker Walter Mann

Date
1986-12-21
Description
One audio recording. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Interview with rancher Joe Altman

Interview with rancher Joe Altman

Date
1987-01-02
Description
One audio cassette. Altman learned cow whip making from his aunt and other cowmen. He made 50 to 60 whips a year. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Interview with rancher Richard Kersey

Interview with rancher Richard Kersey

Date
1986-12-23
Description
One audio cassette. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Robert Dixon performing cowboy songs at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Robert Dixon performing cowboy songs at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_14_c84-086A Cowboy's PrayerSoundPrayer
Cowboy poetry
Oral performance
Whip maker
Cowboys
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a_s1576_22_c86-166Captain Henry Black interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife SurveySoundFishers
Boat driver
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
World War, 1939-1945
Cowboys
Boat driving
Boats and boating
Weather
Netmaking
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a_s1576_12_c84-010bCowboy musician Jim Bob TinsleySoundCowboys
Life histories
Interviews
Oral histories
Country music
Country dancing
Clogging
Demonstrations
Music performance
Ranching
Libraries
Clog dancing
Musicians
Singers
Dancers
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a_s1576_39_tape29Demonstrations of ranching traditionsSoundStorytellers
Singers
Guitarist
Fieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Ranch life
Storytelling
Cowboys
Guitar music
Country music
Tales
Audiotape recordings
Occupational folklore
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Florida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreaFlorida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreasoundRanchers
Cowboys
Florida Folk Festival
Folk festivals
Oral narratives
Occupational folklore
Cattle ranching
Seminole Indians
Florida Crackers
Cowboys -- Florida
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a_s1576_78_d99-004Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)SoundSingers
Musicians
Fiddlers
Guitarist
Pianists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Stringband music
String bands
Old time music
Guitar music
Cowboys
Country music
Fiddle music
Piano music (Blues)
Storytelling
Storytellers
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a_s1708_04_tape33Interview with rancher and whip maker Walter MannSoundFieldwork
Whip braiding
Sound recordings
Oral histories
Life histories
Ranching
Leather craft
Leather goods
Occupational folklore
Interviews
Whip maker
Ranchers
Cowboys
Whip braider
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a_s1708_04_tape02Interview with rancher Joe AltmanSoundWhip maker
Ranchers
Cowboys
Fieldwork
Whip braiding
Whip making
Interviews
Occupational groups
Ranching
Leather craft
Leather goods
Occupational folklore
Oral histories
Life histories
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a_s1708_04_tape29Interview with rancher Richard KerseySoundWhip maker
Fieldwork
Oral histories
Life histories
Sound recordings
Interviews
Ranch life
Whip making
Whip braiding
Cowboys
Ranchers
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a_s1576_t92-043Robert Dixon performing cowboy songs at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
String instruments
Cowboys
Occupational folklore
Country music
Musicians
Guitarist
Singers
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