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Camilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Camilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Date
1989-07-23
Description
Three audio cassettes. This recording has a restriction set by Collins: no reporductions, quotations, or distributioon can be performed with her voice and information. Florida folklorist Collins discusses the occupational folklife and culture, including factories, textile mills, employee-boss relations, Xerox lore, weather and the work environment, and occupational language.
Collection
Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Date
1989-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. The Baxleys discuss their logging business, including contracts, the process of logging, their workers, working with Georgia Pacific, and duties of their workers.
Collection
Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Date
1989-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. The Baxleys discuss their logging business, including contracts, the process of logging, their workers, working with Georgia Pacific, and duties of their workers.
Collection
Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Date
1989-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. The Baxleys discuss their logging business, including contracts, the process of logging, their workers, working with Georgia Pacific, and duties of their workers.
Collection
Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Date
1978-04-17
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1, C78-48: Rains, born December 24, 1894, discusses wrought ironwork. He learned the trade from his father, a former slave from Americus, Georgia. Rains began the practice himself in 1912. He discusses his work on wagons, wheels, and tools and talks of how he does restoration work for historical societies. Side 2, C78-48: Rains discusses his philosophy on life, making decorative hinges and tie backs; making unusual items; making white oak baskets; work on the farm, etc. Side 1, C78-49: Discusses his family, his blacksmith shop and equipment, his church, his membership in the Farmers' Union, Elizabethan Missionary Baptist Church, exhibiting for fairs and events, shoeing horses, etc.
Collection
Interview with Captain Eddie Baker

Interview with Captain Eddie Baker

Date
1986-07-16
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Captain Eddie Baker. Born in Georgia, Baker moved to Mayport in the 1920s, and worked as a captain for several fish houses. He discusses growing up around fishing and farming; farming techniques; learning the trade; recreational fishing; eating and cooking fish; skippering shrimp boats; economic aspects of shrimping; immigrant fishers in Mayport; regulations of fishing; World War II in Florida; bait; weather lore; superstitions and folklore; dangers of shrimping; and race relations. 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
Interview with cigar maker Mrs. Walsh

Interview with cigar maker Mrs. Walsh

Date
1977-01-26
Description
One audio cassette. Walsh owned a cigar making factory in Key West. Mrs. Walsh discusses when and how she opened her factory, the mechanics of running her business, how they make cigars, and she describes her sole steady employee, George Culmer.
Collection
Interview with cigar roller Domingo Rojas

Interview with cigar roller Domingo Rojas

Date
1978
Description
One reel to reel.
Collection
Interview with commercial fisher Tommy and Cindy Noles

Interview with commercial fisher Tommy and Cindy Noles

Date
1985-02-08
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Noles and his wife Cindy Noles about commercial fishing, humorous work stories, trash fish, hydrilla, native fauna, and life as a fishing family. For images of Noles fishing, see S 1577, v. 27, sildes 1400-1414; and v. 28, slides 2054-2096. 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
Interview with commercial fisher Tommy Noles

Interview with commercial fisher Tommy Noles

Date
1985-02-07
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Noles about commercial fishing, regulations, fishing terminology and procedures, as well as family history and his own professional training. For images of Noles fishing, see S 1577, v. 27, slides 1400-1414; and v. 28, slides 2054-2096. 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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1712_01_tape02bCamilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminarSoundConferences and seminars series
Seminars
Folklore
Folklife
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Storytelling
Tales
Employee employee relations
Lecturers
Teaching of folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Museums
Employee employer relations
Folklorists
Oral communication
Labor
Workplace
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a_s1576_t89-080Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)SoundMerchants
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Business
Logging
Forests and forestry
Trees
Labor
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Interviews
Workshops (Adult education)
Loggers
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a_s1576_t89-058Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)SoundMerchants
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Business
Logging
Forests and forestry
Trees
Labor
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Interviews
Workshops (Adult education)
Loggers
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a_s1576_t89-070aFamily Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)SoundMerchants
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Business
Logging
Forests and forestry
Trees
Labor
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Interviews
Workshops (Adult education)
Loggers
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a_s1576_02_c78-048Interview with blacksmith Thomas RainsSoundInterviews
Metalwork
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Family history
Life histories
Metal products
Slavery
African Americans
Labor
Labor unions
Fieldwork
Blacksmiths
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a_s1592_07_fmp86-adt002Interview with Captain Eddie BakerSoundFieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Life histories
Sound recordings
Oral histories
Fishers
Occupational groups
Boats and boating
Seafood gathering
Family history
Maritime life
Maritime folklore
Occupational folklore
Folklore
Labor
African Americans
Family farming
Religion
Beliefs and cultures
World War, 1939-1945
Shrimpers (persons)
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a_s1576_01_c77-012aInterview with cigar maker Mrs. WalshSoundInterviewing
Interviews
Cigar industry
Cigars
Oral narratives
Life histories
Tobacco
Factories
Labor
Business
Cigar making
Cigar makers
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a_s1576_t78-324Interview with cigar roller Domingo RojasSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Labor
Cuban Americans
Cigar industry
Cigar making
Cigar makers
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a_s1714_03_tape31Interview with commercial fisher Tommy and Cindy NolesSoundFieldwork
Fishing
Fishes
Fisheries
Fish trapping
Maritime folklore
Occupational groups
Interviewing
Labor
Boats and boating
Seafood gathering
Interviews
Maritime life
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Saltwater fishing
Occupational folklore
Catfishes
Fishing tackle
Family history
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Fishers
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a_s1714_03_tape30Interview with commercial fisher Tommy NolesSoundFieldwork
Fishing
Fishes
Fisheries
Fish trapping
Maritime folklore
Occupational groups
Interviewing
Labor
Boats and boating
Seafood gathering
Interviews
Maritime life
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Saltwater fishing
Occupational folklore
Catfishes
Fishing tackle
Family history
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Fishers
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