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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Weather"
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Captain Henry Black interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife Survey

Captain Henry Black interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife Survey

Date
1983-06-03
Description
One audio cassette. Black discusses his early life; cowboying; working on tugboats, including the "Neptune" which was built for the Spanish-American War; navigation during WWII; adventures in sailing; socialization between tugboat crews; superstition; sea stories; weather knowledge; making castnets.
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Cornelius Wright Jr. & "Washboard" Bill Cooke interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Cornelius Wright Jr. & "Washboard" Bill Cooke interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Date
1993-05-29
Description
Wright discusses his family background and the efforts they made to preserve food and be resourceful due to harsh economic circumstances. Cooke joins the conversation about six minutes in and explains how hoboing helped him learn to predict snow in Florida. Wright tells stories about eating snow and his dog stealing sausage out of his family's smokehouse. Cooke tells a story about snow in Florida in 1932, and a story about an unseasonably hot February in New York, while it was cold in Florida. Wright then tells stories about attending school in Birmingham, Ala. and punishments for being late coming home. He explains that he liked to fight in school. He begins a baseball story before the tape cuts off. Wright was a member of the Gandy Dancers. The interview represents the second portion of tape C93-8.
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Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 5)

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 5)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fishing stories workshop: Commerical fishers (Buzier from Apalachicola, and Singleton from Mayport) told tales and personal stories from the fishing industry. The folklife area in 1987 focused on Maritime folklife, which stemmed from Taylor's work on the 1986 Maritime Heritage Project, and cooperative project between the FFP and the Library of Congress.
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Interview with netmaker Costa Buzier

Interview with netmaker Costa Buzier

Date
1986-11-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Buzier at his netmaking shop by Taylor and Hepburn. He discusses his father as a fisher and shrimper; family history; learning the fishing trade; shrimping; clamming; hurricanes; oystering; local businesses; George Kirvin; recreation activities of fishers; oyster canning; Apalachicola life; learning to make nets; net making tools and methods; shrimp trawls; net mending; weather folklore; superstitions; and netmakers like Billy Burbank. 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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Interview with oyster shuckers Virginia Duggar and Nanette Lolley

Interview with oyster shuckers Virginia Duggar and Nanette Lolley

Date
1986-10-10
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with oyster shuckers Duggar and Lolley. They discuss family history; George Kirvin (Duggar's first boss); local oysters; job conditions; shucking; how they learned the craft; Loys Cain; tools for shucking; and fishing superstitions. 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. Also available on reel to reel (reels 6-7). 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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Interview with seafood dealer George Kirvin

Interview with seafood dealer George Kirvin

Date
1986-10-09
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with well-known seafood dealer Kirvin. In 1965, he won a Governor's Award for contribution to Florida seafood. He discusses his start as a fisher and a boat captain; Apalachicola Bay; his start in dealing seafood in 1960s; local contributions and activities; Governor's Award; rifts between commerical and sports fishing; politics; family history; learning fishing; local history; fishing; seining; mullet fishing; locating fish; oystering; and hurricanes. 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. Also available on reel to reel (reels 6-7). 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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Interview with shrimper Arthur Frank Ross

Interview with shrimper Arthur Frank Ross

Date
1986-10-16
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with fisher Ross. He discusses shrimp; local history; family history; trawl nets; blessing of the fleet celebrations; home remedies; boat supplies; and shrimping crews. 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. Also available on reel to reel (reels 6-7). 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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Interview with white oak basket maker Lucreaty Clark

Interview with white oak basket maker Lucreaty Clark

Date
1980-05-07
Description
Two reel to reels. Interview with white-oak basket maker Lucreaty Clark. She talks primarily about her childhood, including stories, legends, ghost stories, childhood games, folk beliefs, working in the cotton fields, holidays, and her family.
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Recording of WGRO radio station, Lake City

Recording of WGRO radio station, Lake City

Date
1968-05-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. A brief recording of WGRO radio station of Lake City. Recorded on Saturday, 4 May 1968, the second day of the Florida Folk Festival. The recording features a weather report revealing that the temperature was over 100 that day. Also heard is singer Johnny Paycheck, and a local car dealer advertisement.
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Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 2)

Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1987-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Weather Beliefs in the Fishing Industry Workshop: Commerical fishers (Buzier from Apalachicola, Noles from Crescent City, and Singleton from Mayport) discussed superstitutions, beliefs, and methods of predicitng maritime weather. The folklife area in 1987 focused on Maritime folklife, which stemmed from Taylor's work on the 1986 Maritime Heritage Project, and cooperative project between the FFP and the Library of Congress.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_22_c86-166Captain Henry Black interview for the Miami-Dade Folklife SurveySoundFishers
Boat driver
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
World War, 1939-1945
Cowboys
Boat driving
Boats and boating
Weather
Netmaking
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a_s1576_30_c93-008bCornelius Wright Jr. & "Washboard" Bill Cooke interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreasoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
African Americans
Oral narratives
Foodways
Weather
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a_s1576_t87-065Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 5)SoundStorytellers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Maritime life
Seafood industry
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Storytelling
Tales
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Weather
Fishers
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a_s1592_06_tape16Interview with netmaker Costa BuzierSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Netmaking
Nets
Fishing nets
Occupational groups
Textile arts
Maritime life
Interviewing
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Family history
Weather
Ethnometeorology
Beliefs and cultures
Belief systems
Occupational folklore
Shrimpers (persons)
Boats
Hurricanes
Net maker
Fishers
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a_s1592_06_tape08Interview with oyster shuckers Virginia Duggar and Nanette LolleySoundFieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Fishing
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Shrimpers (persons)
Stores, retail
Boats and boating
Mullet fisheries
Dealers (Retail trade)
Local history
Family history
Mullet fishing
Oyster tongs
Oyster shucking
Weather
Shuckers
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a_s1592_06_tape06Interview with seafood dealer George KirvinSoundFieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Fishing
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Shrimpers (persons)
Stores, retail
Boats and boating
Mullet fisheries
Local history
Family history
Mullet fishing
Oyster tongs
Oyster shucking
Weather
Merchants
Dealers (Retail trade)
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a_s1592_06_tape04Interview with shrimper Arthur Frank RossSoundFieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Fishing
Seafood gathering
Seafood industry
Shrimps
Boats and boating
Weather
Ethnometeorology
Local history
Trawls and trawling
Fishers
Shrimpers (persons)
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a_s1576_t80-044Interview with white oak basket maker Lucreaty ClarkSoundFieldwork
Oral histories
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
African Americans
Basket making
White oak
Storytelling
Tales
Oral narratives
Games
Supernatural legends
Weather
Holidays
Cotton
Basket maker
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t77-199Recording of WGRO radio station, Lake CitySoundRadio broadcasters
Radio announcing
Radio stations
Radio programs
Weather
Performing arts
Country music
Advertisements
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a_s1576_t87-073Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Maritime life
Seafood industry
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Weather
Belief systems
Oral narratives
Beliefs and cultures
Fishers
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