14 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Knives"
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Charlie Malcolm carving on his porch

Charlie Malcolm carving on his porch

Date
Description
One color slide. Located on Hwy 131 in Columbia County. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists.
Collection
Fish house worker Christo Poloponis cleaning fish

Fish house worker Christo Poloponis cleaning fish

Date
1986-11-07
Description
Thirty one color slides. Cleaning fish at Toranto's Fish House. 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 can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Fish house worker Clay Vioria cleaning fish

Fish house worker Clay Vioria cleaning fish

Date
1986-06-07
Description
Nineteen color slides. Cleaning fish at Toranto's Fish House. 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 can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Fisherman Tommy Noles catching and cleaning catfish

Fisherman Tommy Noles catching and cleaning catfish

Date
1985-02-07
Description
143 color slides. Images of commercial fisherman Noles trapping, transporting, and cleaning catfish for sale at market. The boat he used was built by Myron Warr. A few slides are duplicates. For an interview with Noles, see S 1714, Box 3, tapes 30-32. 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.
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Harvesting sugarcane

Harvesting sugarcane

Date
1983
Description
Seventy-four color slides. Images of sugarcane harvesting in Clewiston. Shows cutting sugar cane stalks, burning cane fields, turning used stalks into mulch, tools used, and sugar processing plants. Slides 1-20 are duplicated in slides 21-40; and slides 41-57 are duplictaed in slides 58-74.
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Interview with oyster shucking knife maker Loys Cain

Interview with oyster shucking knife maker Loys Cain

Date
1986-10-14
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Cain, who made oyster shucking knives. He was born on 15 October, 1909 in Lynn Haven, Florida. Shucking is the removal of oysters from their shell. For images of Cain, see S 1577, v. 46; and S 1592, box 4, folder 1. 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 can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Knives made by Bobby Jones

Knives made by Bobby Jones

Date
Description
Seven color slides. Jones was a self-taught knife maker, making the handles and blades. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shanafelt, the fieldwork involved 26 informants, slides, print images and recorded interviews. In the end, the FFP recommended seven people for festival participation.
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Lucreaty Clark making split oak baskets (entire process)

Lucreaty Clark making split oak baskets (entire process)

Date
1979-11-13
Description
142 color slides. Clark demonstrating the entire process of making split white oak baskets, from gathering wood to the finished product. A number of these slides are missing (the 142 figure denotes the number of slides that are not missing.)
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Michael Sapp with his fiddle and knives

Michael Sapp with his fiddle and knives

Date
1986-11-13
Description
Seven color slides. Taken in his home. Images of Sapp with the fiddle and knives he made. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, 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
Oyster shucking knife maker Loys Cain

Oyster shucking knife maker Loys Cain

Date
1986-10-14
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of Cain in his shop making an oyster shucking knife. Shucking is the removal of oysters from their shell. For more of Cain, see S 1577, Box 4, folder 5. For an interview, see S 1592, box 8, tape 10. 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 can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Charlie Malcolm carving on his porchCharlie Malcolm carving on his porchStill ImageFieldwork
Porches
African Americans
Wood carving
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Knives
Wood carvers
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Fish house worker Christo Poloponis cleaning fishFish house worker Christo Poloponis cleaning fishStill ImageFieldwork
Fishes
Knives
Food preparation
Occupational groups
Labor
Workplace
Seafood
Fishery processing plants
Fisheries processing
Seafood industry
Workers
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Fish house worker Clay Vioria cleaning fishFish house worker Clay Vioria cleaning fishStill ImageFieldwork
Fishes
Knives
Food preparation
Occupational groups
Labor
Workplace
Seafood
Seafood industry
Fisheries processing
Fishery processing plants
Workers
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Fisherman Tommy Noles catching and cleaning catfishFisherman Tommy Noles catching and cleaning catfishStill ImageFieldwork
Fishing
Fishes
Fisheries
Fish trapping
Fish traps
Occupational groups
Workplace
Labor
Boats and boating
Seafood gathering
Food preparation
Maritime life
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Saltwater fishing
Waterways
Catfishes
Fishing tackle
Knives
Fishers
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Harvesting sugarcaneHarvesting sugarcaneStill ImageFieldwork
African Americans
Sugar crops
Sugarcane
Sugar
Farm life
Agriculture
Agricultural implements
Knives
Labor
Occupational groups
Plants
Cash crops
Farm workers
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a_s1592_06_tape12Interview with oyster shucking knife maker Loys CainSoundFieldwork
Knives
Occupational groups
Metal craft
Knife grinding
Tools
Oyster industries
Workshops
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Interviews
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Artisans
Knifesmiths
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Knives made by Bobby JonesKnives made by Bobby JonesStill ImageBands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Fieldwork
Knives
Metal craft
Material culture
Woodwork
Knifesmiths
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Lucreaty Clark making split oak baskets (entire process)Lucreaty Clark making split oak baskets (entire process)Still ImageFieldwork
White oak
Baskets
African Americans
Demonstrations
Wood craft
Basket making
Weaving
Basketry
Containers
Basket work
Trees
Axes
Knives
Craft
Material culture
Basket maker
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Michael Sapp with his fiddle and knivesMichael Sapp with his fiddle and knivesStill ImageFieldwork
Material culture
Fiddles
String instruments
Musical instruments
Violin
Knives
Metalwork
Knifesmiths
Musical instrument maker
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Oyster shucking knife maker Loys CainOyster shucking knife maker Loys CainStill ImageFieldwork
Knives
Occupational groups
Metal craft
Knife grinding
Tools
Oyster industries
Workshops
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Artisans
Knifesmiths
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