77 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Ranchers"
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Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert Triay

Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert Triay

Date
1983-05-23
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Solano and Triay discuss Minorcan ranching traditions. They talk about the different types of cows they have worked with; the reasons behind branding cows and marking their ears; and other ranching-related topics.
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Minorcan workshop (with Donnie Gader, Albert Triay and Willis Solano) at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Minorcan workshop (with Donnie Gader, Albert Triay and Willis Solano) at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Side 1: Donnie Gader tells collector Wickman about folk songs and poems and Albert Triay and Willis Solano discuss ranching and potato farming with Peggy Bulger. Side 2: Traiy and Wickman continue their discussion on ranching and potato farming with Bulger.
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Interview with rancher Harris W. Fussell

Interview with rancher Harris W. Fussell

Date
1983-05-07
Description
Two audio cassettes. Fussell, a rancher, was born three miles north of Polk City in a log cabin. In the interview, he discusses his family's background in ranching and hunting; people in his community working doing roadwork for one week a year in order to pay their taxes; raising cattle and hogs; no fence laws; branding and ear marks; the introduction of new types of cattle; differences in dress between "cowboys" from the west and those in Florida; tools used in Florida ranching; cattle dogs and horses; selling and marketing cattle; and transporting cattle to market. In addition, he also talks about the foods they ate while traveling such as smoked bacon and sweet potatoes; ways in which they entertained themselves including music, frolics, and square dancing; and his views on hunting and conservation.

 

 

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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.
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Singer Bob Tinsley performing cowboy songs at the Ocala Public Library

Singer Bob Tinsley performing cowboy songs at the Ocala Public Library

Date
1984-03-09
Description
Eight color slides. Tinsley singing cowboys songs at the Ocala Public Library, accompanied by his wife Lottie in some images. This was part of a National Endowment for the Arts-funded folklife program across the state, using local talent at various libraries. Images of Tinsley performing can be found in S 1577, v. 26, S85-654 - S85-661.
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History of Florida Ranching Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

History of Florida Ranching Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
Two audio cassettes. Folklorists Owen and Loomis introduces a ranching workshop on Florida ranching history, including horse stealing; cow purchase; travel; branding; cowboy "Bones" Mizell; rodeoing, and cattle drives.
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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.
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Rodeo Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

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

Date
1984-05-26
Description
One audio cassette. The participants discuss the pros and cons of rodeo; 1937 rodeo in Perry, Florida; cowpony training (cutting horse, roping horse); All Florida Rodeo in Arcadia, Florida; Tampa Rodeo.
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Legendary Cowmen Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Legendary Cowmen Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

Date
1984-05-26
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Jim Bob Tinsley leads a discussion on Legendary Cattlemen; they discuss old time cowboys such as Moses Barber, Jake Summerlin, and "Bones" Mizell; Chaires Men (from Old Town to the mouth of the Suwannee); Junior Mills discusses horse flies and fences in Florida; they also discuss dipping cattle for ticks; Clyde Bailey; Dr. H.T. Lykes. Side B Discussion on Jake Summerlin; John Leslie; Frank Shoals.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_08_c83-039Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert TriaySoundFolklore revival festivals
Interviews
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Minorcan Americans
Cattle brands
Livestock brands
Cattle
Cattle breeding
Cows
Animals
Ranching
Livestock industry
Ranchers
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a_s1576_08_c83-045Minorcan workshop (with Donnie Gader, Albert Triay and Willis Solano) at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalSoundFolklore revival festivals
Interviews
Workshops
Personal experience narratives
Farm life
Songs
Minorcan Americans
Farming
Ranchers
Farmers
Potato growers
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a_s1576_11_c83-111Interview with rancher Harris W. FussellSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Local history
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Ranch life
Ranches
Animals
Livestock
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Fences
Cattle
Cattle brands
Livestock brands
Performers
Ranchers
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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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a_s1576_12_c84-010aSinger Bob Tinsley performing cowboy songs at the Ocala Public LibrarySoundGuitarist
Guitarists
Libraries
Cowherding
String instruments
Occupational folklore
Musical traditions, Anglo-Americans
Cowboys
Singing
Musicians
Music performance
Performing arts
Ranching
Ranchers
Singers
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a_s1576_12_c84-012Legendary Cowmen Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
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
Ranchers
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a_s1576_12_c84-014History of Florida Ranching Workshop at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Ranching
Florida history
Cattle
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Ranchers
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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_c84-018Rodeo 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
Rodeo
Horses
Women in rodeos
Women rodeo performers
Rodeo performers
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a_s1576_12_c84-019Legendary Cowmen 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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