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Interview with leather worker Bob Dellis

Interview with leather worker Bob Dellis

Date
1993-04-16
Description
Two audio cassettes. Dellis was a long-time leather worker originally born and trained in leather carver in Texas. He made belts, boots, saddles, and other leather carvings. For more information on Dellis, see S 1644, box 11, folder 6. 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. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Interview with leather worker Bob Dellis

Interview with leather worker Bob Dellis

Date
1992-12-14
Description
Two audio cassettes. Dellis was a long-time leather worker originally born and trained in leather carver in Texas. He made belts, boots, saddles, and other leather carvings. For more information on Dellis, see S 1644, box 11, folder 6. 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. The program was continued each year through 2004.
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Interview with leather worker Bob Dellis

Interview with leather worker Bob Dellis

Date
1993-07-28
Description
One audio cassette. Dellis was a long-time leather worker originally born and trained in leather carver in Texas. He made belts, boots, saddles, and other leather carvings. For more information on Dellis, see S 1644, box 11, folder 6. 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. The program was continued each year through 2004.
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Corky Richards making oyster tongs

Corky Richards making oyster tongs

Date
1986-11-06
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of Corky Richards making oyster tongs. He also worked as a cabinetmaker. More images can be found in S 1577, v. 45. 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 can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Oyster shucking knife maker Loys Cain

Oyster shucking knife maker Loys Cain

Date
1986-10-14
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-six images. Images of Loys in his shop making an oyster shucking knife. Shucking is the removal of oysters from their shell. For more of Cain, see S 1577, v. 46. 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 can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Collection
Basket maker Lucreaty Clark

Basket maker Lucreaty Clark

Date
1983
Description
One black and white print (and negative). Clark with axe to create white oak strips for basket making.
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Images of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael Steen

Images of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael Steen

Date
1994
Description
Five proof sheets with 166 black and white images (plus negatives); 52 color slides. Apprentice Steen agreed to learn from Jennings to select, cut, split, and shape white oak strips, and weave them into baskets: four small trash baskets, one market basket, one Easter basket, one laundry basket, and one cotton basket. For more information on Noble, see S 1644, box 11, folder 26. 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.
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Images of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael Steen

Images of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael Steen

Date
1994-07-23
Description
56 color slides. Apprentice Steen agreed to learn from Jennings to select, cut, split, and shape white oak strips, and weave them into baskets: four small trash baskets, one market basket, one Easter basket, one laundry basket, and one cotton basket. For more information on Noble, see S 1644, box 11, folder 26. 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 white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael Steen

Interview with white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael Steen

Date
1994-01-15
Description
One audio cassette. Apprentice Steen agreed to learn from Jennings to select, cut, split, and shape white oak strips, and weave them into baskets: four small trash baskets, one market basket, one Easter basket, one laundry basket, and one cotton basket. For more information on Noble, see S 1644, box 11, folder 26. 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
Blacksmith Jim Kirkland at work

Blacksmith Jim Kirkland at work

Date
Description
One black and white print. Kirkland working with hammer and anvil. August 1979.
Collection
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a_s1640_24_tape04Interview with leather worker Bob DellisSoundApprentices
Fieldwork
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Leather craft
Leather goods
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Tools
Saddlery
Design
Belts (Clothing)
Saddles
Oral histories
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Leather workers
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a_s1640_24_tape02Interview with leather worker Bob DellisSoundApprentices
Fieldwork
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Leather craft
Leather goods
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Tools
Saddlery
Design
Belts (Clothing)
Saddles
Oral histories
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Leather workers
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a_s1640_24_tape05Interview with leather worker Bob DellisSoundApprentices
Fieldwork
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Leather craft
Leather goods
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Tools
Saddlery
Design
Belts (Clothing)
Saddles
Oral histories
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Leather workers
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Corky Richards making oyster tongsCorky Richards making oyster tongsStill ImageArtisans
Welders (Persons)
Fieldwork
Oyster tongs
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Metal craft
Material culture
Workshops
Workplace
Labor
Tools
Occupational groups
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Oyster shucking knife maker Loys CainOyster shucking knife maker Loys CainStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Knives
Occupational groups
Metal craft
Knife grinding
Tools
Oyster industries
Workshops
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Knifesmiths
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Basket maker Lucreaty ClarkBasket maker Lucreaty ClarkStill ImageBasket maker
Fieldwork
African Americans
Axes
Tools
Woodworking tools
White oak
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Images of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael SteenImages of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael SteenStill ImageBasket maker
Fieldwork
Apprentices
White oak
Basket making
African Americans
Basket work
Basketry
Baskets
Weaving
Axes
Tools
Wood craft
Woodwork
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Images of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael SteenImages of white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael SteenStill ImageBasket maker
Fieldwork
Apprentices
White oak
Basket making
African Americans
Basket work
Basketry
Baskets
Weaving
Axes
Tools
Wood craft
Woodwork
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a_s1640_24_tape16Interview with white oak basket maker Alphonso Jennings with apprentice Michael SteenSoundBasket maker
Fieldwork
Apprentices
White oak
Basket making
African Americans
Basket work
Basketry
Baskets
Weaving
Axes
Tools
Wood craft
Woodwork
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Blacksmith Jim Kirkland at workBlacksmith Jim Kirkland at workStill ImageBlacksmithing
Tools
Work
Material culture
Metal craft
Occupational groups
Blacksmiths
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