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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Horseshoers"
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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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Blacksmith Thomas Rains

Blacksmith Thomas Rains

Date
Description
One black and white print. December 1978. See also S 1577, Box 16, folders 102, 20, 58.
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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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Images of the Southwest Florida Folklife Area at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival

Images of the Southwest Florida Folklife Area at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1988-05
Description
Fifty-one color slides. Various images, many unidentified, of the Southwest Florida Folklife Area at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival. Includes images of folklorist Peggy Bulger, Secretary of State Jim Smith, folklorist Nancy Nusz, farrier Jim Flaherty, the Southwest Florida Steel Drum Band performing, the Bahia Vista Mennonite Gospel Quartet performing, broom maker Forest Oakes, the Culbreath Family Band, the Bluegrass Country Band, and festival visitors square dancing. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area.
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Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Date
1977
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1: Rains describes how he started working as a blacksmith in 1912; talks about the projects he works on; talks about how he was born in and raised in the same home he still lives in; describes how his father was also a blacksmith and his brother taught him much of the trade; talks about how he gets business for his shop. On Side 2, he discusses shoeing horses; sharpening; tractors; using hickory to make ax handles.
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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
32291
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.
Collection
John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)

John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)

Date
1987-12
Description
Sixteen color slides. A Texas native, he learned to horseshoe in the U.S. Army in 1952, and moved to Florida after his discharge to take a 3-year farrier apprenticeship. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant,the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
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John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)

John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)

Date
1987-12
Description
One proof with 14 black and white images. A Texas native, he learned to horseshoe in the U.S. Army in 1952, and moved to Florida after his discharge to take a 3-year farrier apprenticeship. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant,the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
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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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Blacksmith Thomas RainsBlacksmith Thomas RainsStill ImageBlacksmithing
Metal craft
Horseshoes
Occupational groups
Work
Labor
Material culture
Blacksmiths
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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Images of the Southwest Florida Folklife Area at the 1988 Florida Folk FestivalImages of the Southwest Florida Folklife Area at the 1988 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageSpecial events
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folklife
Music
Demonstrations
Craft
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officers
Broom making
Performing arts
Florida. Dept. of State (1987-1995: Smith)
Musicians
Secretary of State
Bands (Music)
Broom makers
Drummers (Musicians)
Folklorists
Horseshoers
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a_s1576_01_c77-032Interview with blacksmith Thomas RainsSoundBlacksmiths
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Oral narratives
African Americans
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Metalwork
Occupational groups
Horseshoers
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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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John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)Still ImageRanchers
Fieldwork
Horseshoes
Occupational groups
Horses
Horses Equipment and supplies
Domestic animals
Draft animals
Workers
Labor
Ranch life
Ranching
Horseshoers
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John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)John Flaherty horseshoeing (farrier)Still ImageRanchers
Fieldwork
Horseshoes
Occupational groups
Horses
Horses Equipment and supplies
Domestic animals
Draft animals
Workers
Labor
Ranch life
Ranching
Horseshoers
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