25 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Sawmills"
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Plywood industry workers

Plywood industry workers

Date
Description
One black and white print. Workers at the Southern Plywood Company.
Collection
Workers at a lumber yard

Workers at a lumber yard

Date
Description
One black and white print.
Collection
Baskets by Harlan Baxter

Baskets by Harlan Baxter

Date
1987-08
Description
Fifteen color slides. Two slides (S92-747 and 748) are of Baxter's own sawmill. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Forest industries in North Florida

Forest industries in North Florida

Date
1989-01
Description
Two proof sheets with 64 black and images, plus negatives. Found in envelope 2. Proof sheet 1: 5-20: Mr. Nachtrab's cypress furniture workshop in Jackson County; 21-36: Woodwork by Pete Moitoee of Defuniak Springs. Proof sheet 2: 7-28: Lumber mill in Harold, Florida; 29-36: Woodwork by Ray Congleton of Cantonment, Florida, including ox carts and chairs.
Collection
Sawmill workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area Stage

Sawmill workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area Stage

Date
1989-05-26
Description
One reel-to-reel recording. Patricia Sawin serves as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. They discuss the history of portable sawmills, dipping pine in chemicals, quality of wood, ban saws, forzen lumber, losing fingers, safety, stacking lumber, and roughwood.
Collection
Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)

Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)

Date
1977-04-14
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape; 44 minutes) "Music" episode footage. Filmed at JV Parkers' horse barn. Footage of Frog Smith talking with son George about various musical instruments and country music. Also cutaway shots of Frog reacting to music. See FV-26 for full episode. "Sawmill" episode footage. Scenes of Frog talking with Hendry about sawmills and a saw he invented. Filmed at Jerome Lumber Company. Florida Yesterdays was a Fort Myers-based television program filmed in 1977 that featured storyteller and folk artist Frog Smith discussing "old" Florida. Each episode was about a different topic. Produced by Channel 11 (WINK-TV).
Collection
Virgil Fox making furniture with his portable sawmill

Virgil Fox making furniture with his portable sawmill

Date
1988-12
Description
Twenty-four black and white images (one photographic proof sheet) with negatives. Images of Fox making furniture with his portable sawmill at his home. Also includes some examples of his work.
Collection
W. H. Hammack interview

W. H. Hammack interview

Date
1978-02-14
Description
One audio cassette. Hammack discusses his life working as a millwright and sawyer. He talks about day-to-day operations in a lumber mill, and explains sawyer terms. He also discusses his personal history and his acquaintances.
Collection
W. H. Hammack interview

W. H. Hammack interview

Date
1978-05-19
Description
One audio cassette. Hammack discusses his life working as a millwright and sawyer. He describes working at a lumber mill on the St. Mark's River below Tallahassee; on a lumber mill in Tifton, Georgia; at a lumber company in Moultrie, Georgia; and as a superintendent on lumber jobs in Woodville, Florida; Quitman, Georgia; and Cordele, Georgia. During World War I, he cut yellow pine and built wooden ships for the Navy. Later he moved to Jacksonville, Florida, and built 82 Liberty ships for the war effort. In 1976, he moved to White Springs, Florida, and built his own mill there. Hammack devotes a considerable portion of the interview to discussing the methods and processes he used for sawing lumber and the costs involved in owning and operating a lumber mill.
The tape is in poor condition and there are gaps and fidelity problems in the transfer.
Collection
Fieldwork for the Forest Industries Project

Fieldwork for the Forest Industries Project

Date
1989-01
Description
Three proof sheets with 98 black and white images. Located in envelope #2. Proof sheet 1: 4-11: Hammer made by Bobby Johns; 12-13: Christmas tree farm in Allentown; 14: Christmas tree bumper sticker; 15-37: woodworking; Proof sheet 2: 6-12, 15: K. Merchant felling a tree; 13-14: Charlie Sanders talking; 16-28: Kent Ramsey turpentining; 29-34: Billy Jernigan's mill in Hilton; 35-37: Baskets by Ann Prescott in Chipley; Proof sheet 3: 5-36: Lumber mill in Harold, Florida.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Plywood industry workersPlywood industry workersStill ImageAfrican Americans
Wood
Woodwork
Workers
Workplace
Labor
Occupational groups
Lumber trade
Sawmills
Woodworkers
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Workers at a lumber yardWorkers at a lumber yardStill ImageAfrican Americans
Work
Workers
Labor
Lumber trade
Material culture
Workplace
Wood
Sawmills
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Baskets by Harlan BaxterBaskets by Harlan BaxterStill ImageBasket maker
Fieldwork
Basket work
Basket making
Decorative arts
Basketry
Material culture
Containers
Baskets
Woodwork
Sawmills
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Forest industries in North FloridaForest industries in North FloridaStill ImageCarpenters
Sawmill workers
Furniture maker
Material culture
Wood craft
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Workshops
Cypress
Furniture
Chairs
Sawmills
Sawmilling
Workers
Workplace
Lumber trade
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a_s1576_t89-056Sawmill workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area StageSoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Sawmills
Lumber
Forestry
Timber
Occupational folklore
Interviews
Saws (tools)
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Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)Moving ImageFiddlers
Musicians
Sawmill workers
Television
Musical instruments
Fiddles
Violin
Storytelling
Tall tales
Jokes
String instruments
Dulcimer
Oral narratives
Oral performance
Sawmills
Material culture
Machinery
Saws
Lumber trade
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Storytellers
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Virgil Fox making furniture with his portable sawmillVirgil Fox making furniture with his portable sawmillStill ImageFurniture maker
Carpenters
Carpentry
Furniture
Woodwork
Wood craft
Material culture
Machinery
Household items
Sawmills
Saws
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a_s1576_02_c78-043W. H. Hammack interviewSoundInterviews
Field recordings
Occupational folklore
Sawmills
Logging tools
Timber
Oral histories
Worklife
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a_s1576_02_c78-059W. H. Hammack interviewSoundInterviews
Field recordings
Occupational training
Worklife
Sawmills
Lumber
Timber
Boatbuilding
Logging tools
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Fieldwork for the Forest Industries ProjectFieldwork for the Forest Industries ProjectStill ImageMilling
Sawmilling
Sawmills
Material culture
Fieldwork
Lumber trade
Trees
Turpentining
Turpentine
White oak
Basket making
Baskets
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