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Albert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk Festival

Albert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
Two color slides. Fisherman Albert Mora demonstrating how to make fish nets at the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Allen R. Symonette interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Allen R. Symonette interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1987-10-13
Description
Two audio casettes. Symonette, the son of pioneer Palm Beach fisher Winifred Symonette, was born in Rivera Beach, and fished until 1966. By the time of the interview, he was a carpenter. He discusses learning fishing from his father at 6; the fishing industry in the 1930s through 1960s; boating; seasonal fishing; types of fishes caught; gill netting; regulations; tackle involved; and moving to carpentry in the 1960s.
Collection
An abandoned fish house on the St. Johns River

An abandoned fish house on the St. Johns River

Date
1985-02-27
Description
Nine color slides. Images of fisher Jackie Bennett at his father Doc Bennett's old fish house. Images of hoop nets, tar pots, a table for fish cleaning, and an old building. 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
Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Date
1986-11-01
Description
Four contact sheets with 139 black and white images. Images of the Apalachicola Seafood Festival. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on 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 may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Date
1986-11-01
Description
Fifty color slides. Images of the Apalachicola Seafood Festival. 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 may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Ben Hartig & David Snyder interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Ben Hartig & David Snyder interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1987-09-23
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording at Hartig's house. Hartig and Snyder discuss South Florida fishing.
Collection
Bernice Schmidt fishing for shad in the St. Johns River

Bernice Schmidt fishing for shad in the St. Johns River

Date
1985-02-07
Description
One color print (plus one black and white print and negatives). Duplicate of slide S85-2102. 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.
Collection
Cast net maker Ada Mickler

Cast net maker Ada Mickler

Date
Description
Two black and white prints. 1979.
Collection
Cast netting on the Ribault River

Cast netting on the Ribault River

Date
1984-08
Description
Nineteen color slides. Images of an unidentified male cast-fishing with a cast net in the Ribault River. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. 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. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Chuck Carr making fishing lures

Chuck Carr making fishing lures

Date
1989-01
Description
Eighteen color slides. Images of Carr carving, painting, and displaying hand-made fishing lures.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Albert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk FestivalAlbert Mora making fish nets at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFishing
Netmaking
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Folk festivals
Occupational folklore
Material culture
Textiles
Maritime folklore
Fishers
Net maker
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a_s1685_07_tape17Allen R. Symonette interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundCarpentry
Field recordings
Fishing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Fishing nets
Gillnets
Fishing equipment
Fishing boats
Seafaring life
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An abandoned fish house on the St. Johns RiverAn abandoned fish house on the St. Johns RiverStill ImageFieldwork
Structures
Fishing nets
Fishing
Buildings
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishes
Occupational groups
Fishing tackle
Fishers
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Apalachicola Seafood FestivalApalachicola Seafood FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Special events
Festivals
Seafood
Oyster shucking
Maritime life
Oysters
Shrimps
Fishing
Boats and boating
Food preparation
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Apalachicola Seafood FestivalApalachicola Seafood FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Special events
Festivals
Seafood
Oyster shucking
Maritime life
Oysters
Shrimps
Fishing
Boats and boating
Food preparation
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a_s1685_05_tape06Ben Hartig & David Snyder interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Fishing tackle
Fishing nets
Fish traps
Netting (textiles)
Fishing rods
Fishing
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Bernice Schmidt fishing for shad in the St. Johns RiverBernice Schmidt fishing for shad in the St. Johns RiverStill ImageFieldwork
Rivers
Occupational groups
Fishing
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Boats and boating
Shad
Fishes
Fishers
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Cast net maker Ada MicklerCast net maker Ada MicklerStill ImageFishing nets
Textiles
Textile arts
Women weavers
Woven goods
Fishing
Seafood gathering
Material culture
Occupational groups
Work
Net maker
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Cast netting on the Ribault RiverCast netting on the Ribault RiverStill ImageFieldwork
Casting (Fishing)
Fishing
Fishing nets
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Rivers
Waterways
Fishers
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Chuck Carr making fishing luresChuck Carr making fishing luresStill ImageWood carvers
Artisans
Fishing lures
Fishing
Wood carving
Wood craft
Craft
Material culture
Painting
Fishing tackle
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