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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Horse industry"
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Blacksmith Roger Neer in his workshop

Blacksmith Roger Neer in his workshop

Date
1987-09-08
Description
Fifteen color slides. Making and fitting hirseshoes. Neer grew up on a dairy farm in Ohio. Begn blacksmithing and horsehoeing in 1976. Moved to Florida in 1982. 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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Dale Carmean talking with students about horseshoeing

Dale Carmean talking with students about horseshoeing

Date
1988-03-04
Description
Twelve color slides. 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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Interview with Myakka City resident Tom Boser

Interview with Myakka City resident Tom Boser

Date
1984
Description
One reel to reel. Recorded in Boser's home. He discusses horse shows, hog farming, and making a living off the land. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. The fieldwork and resultant booklet/slideshow, created by museum employee Robert Cottrell and folklorist Pat Waterman, was to profile the lifestyles and values of the Myakka community, located in Southwest Florida in Manatee County. See S 1682 for more information on the project.
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Interview with saddlemaker Jim (J.D.) Cauley

Interview with saddlemaker Jim (J.D.) Cauley

Date
1983-06-20
Description
One audio cassette. The interview took place at J.D.'s Feed and Saddle Store. He discusses saddle making; history of ranching in Florida; woods burning; cattle drives; saddle types; saddle patterns; tools used for making saddles; teaching nephew David Cauley how to make saddles; stampeding; rodeos; and methods of making saddles. David later was an apprenticeship under J.D. for the Folklife program, 1984-1985.
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Interview with saddlemakers David Cauley and J.D. Cauley

Interview with saddlemakers David Cauley and J.D. Cauley

Date
1985-03-06
Description
One audio cassette. David Cauley served as an apprentice under his uncle J.D. in 1984-1985. The interview took place at J.D.'s Feed and Saddle Store. They discuss saddle making (the process, tools, and learning the craft); leather work tools; types of saddles; ranching; saddle trees and other equipment; and the effect of factory-made saddles upon the craft. For a transcript of the interview, see S 1640, box 1, folder 7. For a 1983 interview with J.D., see S 1577, box 11, tape C83-113. 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, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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John Flaherty demonstrating horseshoes at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival

John Flaherty demonstrating horseshoes at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1988-05-28
Description
Eighteen color slides. Flaherty is a farrier -- someone who puts horseshoes on horses. The images are of Flaherty demonstrating horseshoeing at the Southwest Florida Folklife Area.
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Saddle maker Don Fox

Saddle maker Don Fox

Date
1993-12-15
Description
Two proof sheet and 47 black and white images (plus negatives).
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Saddle maker Perry McLelland in his shop

Saddle maker Perry McLelland in his shop

Date
1987-08-15
Description
Twenty-one color slides. Images of McLelland in his shop making horse saddles. He also adds decorative designs to the leather saddles. originally from Virginia, McLelland's family were involved with the horse industry for generations. 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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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Blacksmith Roger Neer in his workshopBlacksmith Roger Neer in his workshopStill ImageBlacksmiths
Metal-workers
Fieldwork
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Metalwork
Occupational groups
Workshops
Workplace
Tools
Horseshoes
Horse industry
Horseshoers
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Dale Carmean talking with students about horseshoeingDale Carmean talking with students about horseshoeingStill ImageFieldwork
Classrooms
Education
Teaching of folklore
Elementary schools
Schools
Students
Children
Demonstrations
Horse industry
Horses Equipment and supplies
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Horseshoers
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a_s1576_t85-203Interview with Myakka City resident Tom BoserSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Horse industry
Horse shows
Horses
Environment
Community identity
Animals
Local history
Pigs
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a_s1576_11_c83-113Interview with saddlemaker Jim (J.D.) CauleySoundLeather workers
Saddle maker
Interviews
Sound recordings
Life histories
Oral histories
Leather craft
Leather goods
Saddles
Saddlery
Horses Equipment and supplies
Horse industry
Rodeo
Ropework
Cattle
Livestock industry
Ranching
Tools
Occupational groups
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a_s1640_20_tape07Interview with saddlemakers David Cauley and J.D. CauleySoundLeather workers
Saddle maker
Apprentices
Saddles
Saddlery
Horses Equipment and supplies
Leather craft
Leather goods
Material culture
Workplace
Workshops
Teaching of folklore
Tools
Interviews
Sound recordings
Ranch life
Ranching
Horse industry
Occupational groups
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John Flaherty demonstrating horseshoes at the 1988 Florida Folk FestivalJohn Flaherty demonstrating horseshoes at the 1988 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageHorseshoes
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Ranching
Horses Equipment and supplies
Livestock industry
Horse industry
Horses
Horseshoers
Ranchers
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Saddle maker Don FoxSaddle maker Don FoxStill ImageSaddle maker
Fieldwork
Saddlery
Saddles
Leather craft
Leather goods
Material culture
Workplace
Workshops
Horse industry
Horses Equipment and supplies
Occupational groups
Leather workers
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Saddle maker Perry McLelland in his shopSaddle maker Perry McLelland in his shopStill ImageSaddle maker
Fieldwork
Leather craft
Leather goods
Horses Equipment and supplies
Horse industry
Saddles
Saddlery
Occupational groups
Workshops
Workplace
Tools
Material culture
Leather workers
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