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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Net makers"
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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
Doc Bennett interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Doc Bennett interview for the St. Johns River Survey

Date
1985-01-18
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with life-long fisherman and Florida native Doc Bennett. He discusses making a living in the Great Depression (farming and fishing); nets and seining; shad and catfishing; church; local fish fries; state regulations; sports fishing; changes in the St. Johns River; fishing methods and equipment; and how he learned to fish. He is hard of hearing so often had to have questions repeated. His memory was fading by time of interview. 
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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
Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 6)

Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 6)

Date
1987-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fishing Gear Construction workshop: Folklorist Taylor interviewed the fishers about various fishing equipment, and how they made them. Toth spoke on Greek diving helmets, with Buzier and Smith speaking on net making. 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.
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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.
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Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 7)

Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 7)

Date
1987-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fishing Gear Construction workshop: Folklorist Taylor interviewed the fishers about various fishing equipment, and how they made them. Because Lerios did not speak English very well (a Greek immigrant from Tarpon Springs), his grandson Toth often spoke for him. 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 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer served as emcee. Joseph Kilgore and Darren Watts discuss net making and whip making. Kilgore discusses his childhood and how he learned to make nets and whips as well as time he spent as a yacht captain and first mate. Later in the tape, he discusses his method of net and whip making. Darren Watts describes how he met Kilgore and began making nets and whips. The Roddenberry family (Mrs. Bernice Rodenberry and daughters: Betty Owens, Doris Lloyd, Katherine Lett, Debbie Todd, Judy Drury, Latrelle McDowell and Sheila Carter) performs songs including "Down by the River", an unnamed Sacred Harp (shape note) song and "Amazing Grace". They discuss how they learned to sing and also the making of palmetto brooms.
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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
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_s1714_03_tape09Doc Bennett interview for the St. Johns River SurveySoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Fishing
Seine nets
Net makers
Occupational folklore
Fishing equipment
Catfish
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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_s1576_t87-077Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 6)SoundFestivals
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
Helmets
Fishers
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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_s1576_t87-088Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 7)SoundFestivals
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
Helmets
Diving helmet maker
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_83_c00-069Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundNet maker
Singers
Shape note singers
Broom makers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Net makers
Netmaking
Fishing nets
Broom making
Shape note singing
Singing
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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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