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Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle Making

Date
1983-06-20
Description
Two audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, on Florida ranching. Folklorist Dyen began with a history of Florida cattle ranching, including fence laws, cowboy music (including songs by Bob Tinsley), stories (including recording of Bone Mizell story by Frog Smith), brands, and tools used. Cauley, a saddle maker, talks about saddles and their construction. He discusses tools and materials used, types and uses of saddles, as well as the life of a cowman, the use of dogs, and the clothing and tools used in the profession.
Collection
Charlie Bailey's cattle

Charlie Bailey's cattle

Date
1989-01
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of Bailey's cattle and ranch area.
Collection
Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One audio cassette. Blanton Owen introduces a ranching workshop on the use of dogs in cattle ranching. Workshop features Mike Wilder, Terry Myers, and Vic Blackstone and others. They discuss the pros and cons of cow dogs such as catching the dog and training the new dog with the old.
Collection
Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Date
1984-05-27
Description
One audio cassette. Blanton Owen introduces Jim Hendricks, Ron Sylvester, Terry Meyers, Glen Nettles, and Junior Mills who discuss the pros and cons of cattle dogs: what to look for in a dog; how to train it; where dogs work best; relationship between cattle, dogs, and people; how to discipline a cow dog.
Collection
Curly Dekle making whips

Curly Dekle making whips

Date
1984
Description
One proof sheet with 14 black and white images (plus negatives). Created as fieldwork for both the apprenticeship program and the Florida Folk Festival. 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, who was later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
El Maximo Ranch

El Maximo Ranch

Date
1984-09
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of El Maximo Ranch (owned by Matt Maxcy), including horses, buildings, gates, signs, and workers. Also examples of marks and brands, and of rancher Thompson. For interviews with Thompson on ranch folklife, see S 1577, C83-139 and C84-7. Images created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. 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, who later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year until 2003.
Collection
Florida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Florida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Date
1984-05-27
Description
One audio cassettes. Side A Blanton Owen introduces Jim Bob Tinsely, Vic Blackstone, Sarah Childs, Stanloe Johns, and Junior Mills who discuss Florida ranching; they discuss settlements; alligators; encroachment on Seminole lands; synopsis of Seminole cattle industry. Side B Sarah Childs discusses the changed role of women in agriculture; the family ranch; Vic Blackstone discusses different breeds of cattle, minerals, and citrus and cattle; Junior Mills discusses a cattle drive; Jim Bob tells "Bone" Mizell story.
Collection
Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & Cattle

Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & Cattle

Date
1977
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape, 34 minutes) Superstitions: (13 minutes) The second half of the episode. Filmed in Smith's home office as he tells various ghost stories and explains local superstitions. Cattle and the Cowboys: (21 minutes) Filmed in front of a barn, Smith discusses cattle ranching in Florida. He talks primarily about early ranchers Bone Mizzell and Jacob Summerlin.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

Date
1999-05-28
Description
One audio cassette tape. Stumeple served as emcee. Note: Index sheet indicates that tug-of-war game near tent might interfere with sound on tape. Also, Dooley does not speak into the microphone - also potentially affecting sound quality. J.P. Curly Dekle continues his discussion, addressing topics such as Brahma cattle in Florida, rodeo, cowboys and storytelling. Max Dooley, 81 year-old master net-maker discusses making castnets and gives a demonstration on net-tying.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
2001-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Stuempfle and Bucuvalis served as emcee. Charley Dean continues discussing making saddles along with stories about cowhunters in Florida, cowdogs and the use of whips. Randy Minger and his daughter, Jacque Minger (Pierson) discuss ranching including rodeo, horseshoe varieties, hoof differences, style differences and the "ferrier". Julia Leryon discusses the Chinese zheng and her history of playing.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_11_c83-119Bartow Library Program: Ranching and Saddle MakingSoundRanchers
Saddle maker
Occupational folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Libraries
Oral education
Ranching
Cattle
Folklorists
Florida history
Public speaking
Saddles
Saddlery
Leather craft
Work songs
Working dogs
Horses Equipment and supplies
Clothing and dress
Cowboys
Leather workers
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Charlie Bailey's cattleCharlie Bailey's cattleStill ImageRanchers
Livestock
Livestock industry
Agriculture
Cattle
Cows
Ranching
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a_s1576_12_c84-015Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)SoundRanchers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Ranching
Working dogs
Cattle
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Working animals
Animal training
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a_s1576_12_c84-028Cow Dog Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)SoundRanchers
Cowboys
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Ranching
Working dogs
Cattle
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Working animals
Animal training
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Curly Dekle making whipsCurly Dekle making whipsStill ImageRanchers
Whip maker
Fieldwork
Material culture
Workshops
Workplace
Whip making
Whips
Leather craft
Leather goods
Ranching
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El Maximo RanchEl Maximo RanchStill ImageRanchers
Ranches
Fieldwork
Horses
Occupational groups
Workplace
Ranch life
Ranching
Signs and signboards
Architecture
Structures
Buildings
Animals
Cattle brands
Livestock brands
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Florida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreaFlorida ranching narrative session at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreasoundRanchers
Cowboys
Florida Folk Festival
Folk festivals
Oral narratives
Occupational folklore
Cattle ranching
Seminole Indians
Florida Crackers
Cowboys -- Florida
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Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & CattleFlorida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & CattleMoving ImageStorytellers
Television
Family history
Florida history
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Tall tales
Personal experience narratives
Ghosts
Supernatural legends
Folklore and history
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Cattle
Cattle brands
Animal tales
Cowboys
Cows
Cowherding
Ranch life
Ranchers
Ranching
Barns
Architecture
Farm buildings
Livestock
Livestock industry
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a_s1576_75_c99-071Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)SoundWhip maker
Ranchers
Rodeo performers
Net maker
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Ranching
Whipcracking
Netmaking
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a_s1576_87_c01-069Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundMusicians
Artisans
Leather workers
Ranchers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Life histories
Saddles
Zheng
Music performance
Arts, Chinese
Ranch life
Ranching
Rodeo
Horses Equipment and supplies
Working animals
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