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Buddy Maddox program

Buddy Maddox program

Date
1984-03-31
Description
Two audio cassettes. Public program for NEH Library Grant: Turpentining, Blacksmithing, Castnet Making Buddy Maddox talks of growing up in the turpentining business with his father; his schooling; his marriage; working the ferry with his father; turpentine forests; blacksmithing career; cast net making; fishing.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
2001-05-25
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Pacetti and Colee were not on microphone, so are hard to hear. Gold worked for NASA's education division.
Collection
Interview with fisher Morris Bryan

Interview with fisher Morris Bryan

Date
1985-01-30
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with fisher Bryan. Discusses tarring nets; fishing the St. Johns River; shad fishing; recreational fishing; fishhouses; hoop nets; crabbing; benefits of water hyacinth; changes in riverine environment; typical day of a fisher; and types of fish. 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.
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Interview with fisher Willie Bradshaw

Interview with fisher Willie Bradshaw

Date
1985-02-25
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Bradshaw in his home. He discusses netmaking, fishing the St. Johns River, water hyacinth, changes to the river, learning to fish, growing up along the river, seining, hoop nets, catfishing, effects of weather on fishing, sport fishing, regualtion of commercial fishing, and catlining. 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.
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Interview with netmaker Costa Buzier

Interview with netmaker Costa Buzier

Date
1986-11-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Buzier at his netmaking shop by Taylor and Hepburn. He discusses his father as a fisher and shrimper; family history; learning the fishing trade; shrimping; clamming; hurricanes; oystering; local businesses; George Kirvin; recreation activities of fishers; oyster canning; Apalachicola life; learning to make nets; net making tools and methods; shrimp trawls; net mending; weather folklore; superstitions; and netmakers like Billy Burbank. 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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Interview with retired netmaker and shrimper Captain Jake Stone

Interview with retired netmaker and shrimper Captain Jake Stone

Date
1984-08-10
Description
Two audio cassettes. Audio does not start immediately. C86-143: Capt. Jake Stone discusses his early years in shrimping, 1947-1948; his first shrimp boat was the "Jim Dozier"; tells fishing story; discusses shrimping in the present day - differences; family background; shrimp boats he's run; New Smyrna, Florida as "shrimping Mecca"; modern shrimping ports; communication; "heading" shrimp stories; shrimping as a family business; superstitions among fishermen; "oil drip" story; shrimp captain, "Gator Pierce"; fisherman, Ralph Weatherly; fishing territories; electric reels; net-making; old-time net-maker, Anchor Damgard; fisherman, Johnny McDonald; tells fishing and shrimping stories throughout tape. C86-141: Captain Stone discusses various aspects of shrimping and netmaking such as the types of nets he made ("Jubilee" nets, "Joe Lucas" nets, and "Brownie" nets); innovations in his net-making; intricacies of net-making and how they work; seasonal runs of shrimp; decreasing catches of shrimp and rising prices; legends of shark feeding; younger generation's lack of interest in net making; modern shrimping vs. shrimping when Capt. Stone was younger. Interview conducted during fieldwork for video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV). A transcript of the interview can be found in S 1579, box 1, folder: "C86-99 through C86-149."
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Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 1)

Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1987-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Netmaking workshop: Folklorist Taylor interviewed the fishers on net making: techniques, types of nets, materials used, and costs involved. The folklife area in 1987 focused on Maritime folklife, which stemmed from Taylor's work on the 1986 Maritime Heritage Project, and cooperative project between the FFP and the Library of Congress.
Collection
William "Bill" Wright interview

William "Bill" Wright interview

Date
1986-12-19
Description
One audio cassette. Wright discusses net making.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Date
1999-05-28
Description
One audio cassette tape. Max Dooley continues his demonstration of net-tying. Joseph Killgore, 91 year-old castnet and whip maker is interviewed by Bob Stone. He discusses how he began making nets (has been making nets 72 years), the different kinds of material used and different types of nets. He gives a demonstration of net-making and discusses the materials used - castnet needle, mesh board and nylon twine.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Date
1999-05-28
Description
One audio cassette tape. Joseph Killgore continues his demonstration of net-making (see C99-72). He also discusses his work as a fisherman, the fish he has caught and different fishing jobs he's held. He also talks of his experience in building charter boats and rowboats. Herman and Louise Ibach, interviewed by Bob Stone, discuss Scottish Highland Games and the different components of them such as the stone punt, the hammer throw and the sheaf toss. Louise Ibach discusses participants for the Games and divisions in the Games.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_14_c84-090Buddy Maddox programSoundBlacksmiths
Turpentiners
Net maker
Libraries
Life histories
Oral histories
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Turpentine industry workers
Turpentining
Blacksmithing
Net makers
Fishing nets
Maritime life
Florida history
Fishers
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a_s1576_88_d01-023Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)SoundArtisans
Educators
Net maker
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Origami
Paper art
Paper work
Arts, Japanese
Asian American arts
Minorcan Americans
Education
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Netmaking
Fishing nets
Net makers
Maritime folklore
Space flight
Manned space flight
Navigation (Astronautics)
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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a_s1714_03_tape20Interview with fisher Morris BryanSoundNet maker
Fieldwork
Sound recording
Fishing
Fishes
Shad
Water hyacinth
Rivers
Fishing nets
Netmaking
Crabbing
Occupational folklore
Life histories
Oral histories
Catfishes
Fish trapping
Fisheries
Fishers
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a_s1714_04_tape55Interview with fisher Willie BradshawSoundFieldwork
Sound recording
Life histories
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Maritime life
Fishing
Water hyacinth
Flora
Fishing nets
Seining
Netmaking
African Americans
Net maker
Fishers
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a_s1592_06_tape16Interview with netmaker Costa BuzierSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Netmaking
Nets
Fishing nets
Occupational groups
Textile arts
Maritime life
Interviewing
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Family history
Weather
Ethnometeorology
Beliefs and cultures
Belief systems
Occupational folklore
Shrimpers (persons)
Boats
Hurricanes
Net maker
Fishers
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a_s1576_21_c86-141Interview with retired netmaker and shrimper Captain Jake StoneSoundNet maker
Fieldwork
Interviews
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Interviewing
Fishing nets
Netmaking
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Selling seafood
Oral history
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing
Fishers
Shrimpers (persons)
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a_s1576_t87-082Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 1)SoundNet maker
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Maritime life
Seafood industry
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Net makers
Netmaking
Textile arts
Fishers
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a_s1708_04_tape21bWilliam "Bill" Wright interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Occupational groups
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing nets
Net makers
Netmaking
Seafood industry
Net maker
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a_s1576_75_c99-072Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)SoundWhip maker
Net maker
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Whip making
Fishing nets
Netmaking
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a_s1576_75_c99-073Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)SoundFishers
Net maker
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Fisheries
Fishing nets
Netmaking
Fishing
Maritime folklore
Maritime life
Arts, Scottish
Scottish Americans
Games
Games Scotland
Highland games
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