10 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Gristmills"
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Interview with grist miller S. M. Blackmon

Interview with grist miller S. M. Blackmon

Date
1983-06-29
Description
One audio cassette. Mr. Blackman discusses learning how to run grist mill; background of his property; discusses how the mill works; differences between old process and new (grist mill is running in background during interview).
Collection
Interview with Donnie Gader

Interview with Donnie Gader

Date
1984-10-24
Description
Four audio cassettes. C84-118: Audio is quiet on interviewer at the start. Donnie Gader recollects songs from her childhood and how she learned them, including: "Rosewood Casket"; "Lilac Trees"; "I'm a Little Curly Head" (rhyme); lullabyes; "The Shoemakers"; "Good Morning, Merry Sunshine"; songs about Jessie James; "Pollywollydoodle"; "Southern Lullabye"; discusses racial words in songs; songs learned from black community: "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot"; hymns: "Amazing Grace"; "Rock of Ages"; song about a circus bear; learning songs from school teachers; "The Raggedy Man" (poem); and others. C84-119: Donnie Gader talks about home butchering; home remedies such as cornmeal gruel, pot liquor, fevergrass, Jerusalem oat root, dog fennels, and others; the local doctor; planting by the signs; farm living and crafts; games; talks about her journal; Christmas songs such as "Up on the Housetop"; "Jolly Old St. Nicholas"; Christmas tree traditions; making kites with flour and water for glue; her father and working with him at the gristmill; changes in fashion when she was young; life during the Great Depression and afterwards; various jobs she held in a sewing factory and packaging/locker plant. C84-120: Donnie Gader begins by discussing her family history; talks about the cotton gin, gristmill, and shingle mill her family ran; milking cows and making butter; butchering and the community aspect of it; peanut boiling and the community aspect of it; learning music by ear; discusses her second husband's French/Minorcan heritage; datil peppers. C84-121: Donnie Gader discusses and sings songs such as "Frankie and Johnnie"; "After the Ball"; "Down at the Old Garden Gate"; "The Old Rusty Mill" [?]; singing in the cottonfields; racism in cotton picking; song about a bole weevil; talks about her father and family history [sounds as if she reads from her journal at times]; father's talents as a musician; sings songs he sang: "Love Lifted Me"; "What A Friend We Have in Jesus"; community "sings"; foods.
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Demonstrations at the 1993 Rural Folklife Days

Demonstrations at the 1993 Rural Folklife Days

Date
1993-11-19
Description
73 color slides.
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Demonstrations of corn grinding and milling

Demonstrations of corn grinding and milling

Date
1983-09-15
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Blackmon demonstrating corn grist milling to fourth grade students at his corn mill. Part of the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program.
Collection
Dilmore Family Grist Mill

Dilmore Family Grist Mill

Date
1980
Description
Eleven color slides. Images of a grist mill, its inner workings, and the adjacent mill ponds.
Collection
Grist mill in Pinetta, Florida

Grist mill in Pinetta, Florida

Date
1983-03-28
Description
One color slides.
Collection
Gristmilling

Gristmilling

Date
1983-06-29
Description
Eight color slides.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)

Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)

Date
1990-05-26
Description
One video recording. (3/4 tape) Includes hat making, pine needle crafts, a grist mill, basket making, flute making, and dolls.
Collection
Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1991 Rural Folklife Days

Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1991 Rural Folklife Days

Date
1991-11-19
Description
Thirty-three color slides. Images of quilting (Jones and Bailey), lye soap making (Smith), and corn grist milling (Register). This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
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S.M. Blackmon grinding corn

S.M. Blackmon grinding corn

Date
1983-06-23
Description
Twenty-six color slides. Field reserach for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Images of Blackmon grinding corn into meal.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_13_c84-059Interview with grist miller S. M. BlackmonSoundMillers
Fieldwork
Interviews
Gristmills
Milling
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Mills
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a_s1576_15_c84-118Interview with Donnie GaderSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Minorcan Americans
Minorcans
Family history
Songs
Healers
Holidays
Christmas
Gristmills
Cooking and dining
Singing
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Demonstrations at the 1993 Rural Folklife DaysDemonstrations at the 1993 Rural Folklife DaysStill ImageQuiltmakers
Furniture maker
Artisans
Festivals
Demonstrations
Wagons
Soap
Quilting
Quilts
Gristmills
Milling
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Demonstrations of corn grinding and millingDemonstrations of corn grinding and millingStill ImageMillers
Students
Children
Agriculture
Demonstrations
Corn
Education
Fieldwork (educational method)
Gristmills
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Dilmore Family Grist MillDilmore Family Grist MillStill ImageFieldwork
Architecture
Buildings
Structures
Mills
Milling
Community enterprise
Gristmills
Millstones
Ponds
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Grist mill in Pinetta, FloridaGrist mill in Pinetta, FloridaStill ImageArchitecture
Buildings
Gristmills
Mills
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GristmillingGristmillingStill ImageFieldwork
Gristmills
Material culture
Buildings
Structures
Farmer
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Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)Moving ImageArtisans
Basket maker
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Craft
Video recording
Flutes
Instrument manufacture
Musical instruments
Hats
Dollmaking
Dolls
Material culture
Pine needle crafts
Gristmills
Milling
Demonstrations
Headwear
Clothing and dress
Musical instrument maker
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Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1991 Rural Folklife DaysRural traditions demonstrations at the 1991 Rural Folklife DaysStill ImageFarm workers
Quiltmakers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Soap
Lye
Machinery
Gristmills
Milling
Quilting
Demonstrations
Quilts
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S.M. Blackmon grinding cornS.M. Blackmon grinding cornStill ImageMillers
Material culture
Food preparation
Agriculture
Mills
Machinery
Milling
Corn
Farm life
Farm workers
Fieldwork
Research methods
Gristmills
Farmers
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