39 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Net makers"
George Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

George Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1980-05
Description
Three color slides.
Collection
George Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

George Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
Four color slides.
Collection
Images of cast net maker Max Dooley and his apprentice Reginald Reis

Images of cast net maker Max Dooley and his apprentice Reginald Reis

Date
1993
Description
Three color prints For more information on Dooley and Reis, see S 1644, box 11, folder 7. 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, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Images of the 1983 Florida Folklife Festival

Images of the 1983 Florida Folklife Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
One proof sheet with 36 black and white images (plus negatives). Includes images of the Minorcan Folklife Area, the Food Pavilion, various festival signs, and puppets of the Shoestring Puppeteers; as well as Boltin with Beers-Burstine, the Suwannee River Cloggers, the Back Porch Cloggers, Tom Walton, and Lamey with his wooden toys.
Collection
Images of the 1993-1994 Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program

Images of the 1993-1994 Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program

Date
1993
Description
Seven color prints, 46 black and white prints. Duplicate prints from the fieldwork files used for the 1993-1994 Folk Arts Apprenticeship booklet. 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, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Interview with cast net maker Max Dooley

Interview with cast net maker Max Dooley

Date
1992-12-15
Description
Two audio cassettes. Originally born in Georgia, Dooley was a long-time Florida fisher and net. Dooley discusses his early life, learning net making, types of nets, tools, and techniques, and methods of throwing the net. For more information, see S 1644, box 11, folder 7. 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, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Interview with cast net maker Max Dooley and his apprentice Reginald Reis

Interview with cast net maker Max Dooley and his apprentice Reginald Reis

Date
1993-03-26
Description
One audio cassette. In the interview, they discuss the different types of cast nets, supplies and materials used, and the progress of the apprenticeship. For more information, see S 1644, box 11, folder 7. 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, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Interview with netmaker Buford Golden

Interview with netmaker Buford Golden

Date
1986-11-12
Description
Four audio cassette. Interview with net maker Buford. He discusses types of nets, how entered the fishing industry, his early childhood in Alabama, and various uses of nets. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on 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 may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Interview with netmaker William (Billy) Burbank

Interview with netmaker William (Billy) Burbank

Date
1984-07-21
Description
One audio cassette. Billy Burbank discusses the family net-making industry including the differences in net types; Burbank family innovations in net making; problems with modern shrimp industry; differences between his nets and his father's and grandfather's; difference in cost between his nets and the older ones; the learning process involved in traditional net-making (how he learned); process of "sewing" the net; net patterns and what they are intended to catch; materials used in net-making. Interviews 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. An earlier interview with Burbank can be found in S 1576, reel T80-82.
Collection
Maria Birchfield demonstrating the use of her cast nets

Maria Birchfield demonstrating the use of her cast nets

Date
1983-12-02
Description
Nine color slides.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
George Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk FestivalGeorge Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageNet maker
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Nets
Fishing nets
Net makers
Demonstrations
Netmaking
Weaving
Fishing Equipment and supplies
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George Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk FestivalGeorge Saunders making a net at the 1980 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageNet maker
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Nets
Fishing nets
Net makers
Demonstrations
Netmaking
Weaving
Fishing Equipment and supplies
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Images of cast net maker Max Dooley and his apprentice Reginald ReisImages of cast net maker Max Dooley and his apprentice Reginald ReisStill ImageNet maker
Apprentices
Fieldwork
Occupational groups
Fishing nets
Net makers
Netmaking
Nets
Occupational folklore
Oral histories
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishers
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Images of the 1983 Florida Folklife FestivalImages of the 1983 Florida Folklife FestivalStill ImageSingers
Musicians
Street vendors
Artists
Painters
Weavers
Net maker
Toymakers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Clog dancing
Clogging
Net makers
Netmaking
Minorcan Americans
Signs and signboards
Public speaking
Dinners and dining
Puppets
Toys
Dancers
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Images of the 1993-1994 Folk Arts Apprenticeship ProgramImages of the 1993-1994 Folk Arts Apprenticeship ProgramStill ImageFieldwork
Whip making
Basket making
Basket work
Pysanky
Egg decoration
Net makers
Netmaking
Fiddling
Mask maker
Basket maker
Dancers
Artisans
Musicians
Whip maker
Net maker
Fiddlers
Apprentices
Leather workers
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a_s1640_24_tape06Interview with cast net maker Max DooleySoundNet maker
Fieldwork
Interviews
Fishing nets
Net makers
Netmaking
Nets
Occupational folklore
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Occupational groups
Fishers
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a_s1640_24_tape07Interview with cast net maker Max Dooley and his apprentice Reginald ReisSoundNet maker
Apprentices
Fieldwork
Interviews
Fishing nets
Net makers
Netmaking
Nets
Occupational folklore
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Occupational groups
Fishers
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a_s1576_40_tape01Interview with netmaker Buford GoldenSoundNet maker
Fishers
Fieldwork
Interviews
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Occupational folklore
Family history
Maritime folklore
Maritime life
Fishing nets
Netmaking
Netmending
Net makers
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Textile arts
Weaving
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a_s1576_21_c86-150Interview with netmaker William (Billy) BurbankSoundNet maker
Fieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Net makers
Netmaking
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Fishing nets
Seafood industry
Fishing Equipment and supplies
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Maria Birchfield demonstrating the use of her cast netsMaria Birchfield demonstrating the use of her cast netsStill ImageNet maker
Fieldwork
Fishing nets
Net makers
Casting (Fishing)
Demonstrations
Fishing Equipment and supplies
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