46 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Seafood"
Thorne Hollister interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Thorne Hollister interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1987-11-18
Description
One audiocassette. Hollister, who manages a stone crab house (where stone crabs are processed and sold), discusses the in detail the crabbing industry. Incldues discussion on numbers of crabbers in area; types of equipment used; the process of catching crabs; types of floats and traps used; bait used; how crabbers demarcate their traps from others; mullet fisheries; and problems with legal regulations by the state.
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Totch Brown interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Totch Brown interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project

Date
1987-11-18
Description
Two audiocassettes. Brown, a lifelong resident and retired stone crabber, wrote a book of his life in 1993 called Totch: A Life in the Everglades. He discusses trapping, selling, storing, cleaning, and cooking stone crabs, including when, where, and how to catch; making the wooden traps; financing his ventures; and other crabbers in the area. He also discusses fishing industry; cooking mullet; drug smuggling in the Everglades (marijuana); use of baits; family history; and local history.
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Vicki Smith interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Vicki Smith interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1989-02-16
Description
One audio cassette. Smith builds traps for Clark's Fish Camp in Jacksonville. At the time of the interview, she had just learned the crabbing trade. She discusses making traps; types of traps; crab seasons; commercial fishers; Clark's Fish Camp; and other fish camps.
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William Christopher interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

William Christopher interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-06-26
Description
One audio cassette. A lifelong Jacksonville resident, Christopher discusses commercial fishing. Topics include his job at Lewis and Sons Fish Market; fish catching methods; gill nets; drag nets; hoop nets; fishing seasons; local boatbuilding; fish cooking; fishing superstitions; and the future of fishing.
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Albert Mora smoking mullet at the Florida Folk Festival

Albert Mora smoking mullet at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
Eight color slides. ALbert Mora smoking mullet with metal stakes and an open ground fire at the Florida Folk Festival.
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Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Date
1986-11-01
Description
Fifty color slides. Images of the Apalachicola Seafood Festival. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the 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.
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Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Apalachicola Seafood Festival

Date
1986-11-01
Description
Four contact sheets with 139 black and white images. Images of the Apalachicola Seafood Festival. 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.
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Cigar rollers and fishers

Cigar rollers and fishers

Date
Description
Twenty-two black and white prints, plus negatives. P82-124 hand drawn sign for mullet and crab traps by George Torres P82-125 Geroge Torres with crab traps P82-126 Handmade cigar bundles P82-127, 132-133 George Torres with crab traps P82-134, 128 Johnny Boromai Fish Company storefront P82-129-131 Products within Johnny Boromai Fish Co. store. P82-135 cigar maker (blurry) P82-136-138 cigar boxes P82-139,140 Ybor City cigar factory P82-141-143 George Rowland making nets in Tampa P82-144 George Torres smoking mullet P82-145 Handmade cigar bundles c. 198
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Crab picking at the Northeast Florida Crab Company

Crab picking at the Northeast Florida Crab Company

Date
1984-12-07
Description
Twenty color slides. Located in the New Berlin area of Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curricula. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Demonstrating Hillsborough County Folklife

Demonstrating Hillsborough County Folklife

Date
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-seven images. 1-3: Jim Riley -- fish market worker preparing fish; 4-22: Robert Pascuiti of Ybor City demonstrating net making and casting at his home; 23-25: students playing; 26-36: Willie Crain demonstrating crabbing and wooden crab traps to the students. October 1982.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1622_04_tape10Thorne Hollister interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundFishers
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Occupational folklore
Crab traps
Crabbing
Crabs
Fish trapping
Fish traps
Fish markets
Seafood
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a_s1622_04_tape06Totch Brown interview for the Southwest Florida Folk Arts ProjectSoundFishers
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Family history
Local history
Crabbing
Crabs
Crab traps
Fish traps
Seafood
Fish markets
Fishing equipment
Fishes
Mullet (fishes)
Food preparation
Drug smuggling
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a_s1618_05_tape10Vicki Smith interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundRestaurant workers
Crabbing
Field recordings
Oral narratives
Interviews
Seafood
Fish markets
Fish traps
Restaurants
Crab traps
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a_s1618_04_tape24William Christopher interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
African Americans
Fishing nets
Seafood
Fish markets
Fishing equipment
Belief systems
Occupational folklore
Commercial fishing
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Albert Mora smoking mullet at the Florida Folk FestivalAlbert Mora smoking mullet at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Food
Food preparation
Cooking and dining
Fish smoking
Curing (food)
Seafood
Outdoor cookery
Cooks
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Apalachicola Seafood FestivalApalachicola Seafood FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Special events
Festivals
Seafood
Oyster shucking
Maritime life
Oysters
Shrimps
Fishing
Boats and boating
Food preparation
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Apalachicola Seafood FestivalApalachicola Seafood FestivalStill ImageFieldwork
Special events
Festivals
Seafood
Oyster shucking
Maritime life
Oysters
Shrimps
Fishing
Boats and boating
Food preparation
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Cigar rollers and fishersCigar rollers and fishersStill ImageCigar makers
Tobacco
Cigar industry
Seafood
Crab fisheries Equipment and supplies
Crabbing
Material culture
Fish traps
Fish smoking
Cookery (Mullet)
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Crab picking at the Northeast Florida Crab CompanyCrab picking at the Northeast Florida Crab CompanyStill ImageFieldwork
Seafood industry
Seafood
Fishery processing plants
Blue collar workers
Crabs
Food
Food preparation
Cooking and dining
African Americans
Food industry and trade
Workers
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Demonstrating Hillsborough County FolklifeDemonstrating Hillsborough County FolklifeStill ImageItalian Americans
Fishing nets
Seafood gathering
Material culture
Students
Demonstrations
Education
Pedagogy
Seafood
Food preparation
Fishes
Crabbing
Crab fisheries Equipment and supplies
Crabbers
Fishers
Net maker
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