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Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 11)

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 11)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boatbuilding workshop: Corbin talks about building fishing boats, and the various types of boats used in the 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 (Toothpick King) Henry Wesley Stewart

Interview with (Toothpick King) Henry Wesley Stewart

Date
1984-09-09
Description
One audio cassette. Stewart was well-known for his toothpick art work. Born in South Carolina, he was a former messenger for WMVR Radio. He discusses origins of his toothpick artwork; various sculptures he has made; the process of making the sculptures; inspiration sources; selling objects to people such as Minnie Pearl, publisher Katherine Graham, and Liberace; tools used; and the importance of traditions. Stewart did not allow any photographs to be taken of his artwork. 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 curriculum. 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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Interview with boatbuilder Bobby Shiver

Interview with boatbuilder Bobby Shiver

Date
1986-11-03
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with the boat builder at his boat shop. Shiver discusses early life in Franklin County; family fishing; hunting; learning to build boats; types of boats; boatbuilding techniques and materials; timber; uses of boats; religion; and the economics of boat building. Copy of the interview can also be found at the Library of Congress' American Folklife Archive (AFS 26,806A18-42, B). 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 boatbuilder Bud Seymour

Interview with boatbuilder Bud Seymour

Date
1986-10-15
Description
Two reel to reels. Interview with Seymour. The boatbuilder discusses his career as a commercial fisher (shrimper); working on a Louisiana oil rig; boatbuilding; types of fishing boats; local boat builders; oyster skiffs; gill net boats; and of learning his craft. Duplicate copy of the interview can be found on audio cassette in S 1592, box 8, tapes 11-12; also at the Library of Congress' American Folk Center archive (AFS 26,804A13-57, B). 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
Interview with tool maker Steve Galloway

Interview with tool maker Steve Galloway

Date
1987-03-17
Description
One audio cassette. Galloway was born in Georgia, and moved to Florida in the 1920s. He made various tools. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Interview with wood carver Harold Dunn

Interview with wood carver Harold Dunn

Date
1986-12-12
Description
Three audio cassettes. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Interview with woodworker Tom Gaskins, owner of the Cypress Knee Museum

Interview with woodworker Tom Gaskins, owner of the Cypress Knee Museum

Date
1987-01-15
Description
Four audio cassettes. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 9-10)

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 9-10)

Date
2001-05-26
Description
Two audio cassette tapes. Richard Seaman, old-time fiddler, discusses his youth and musical types such as the waltz and the hoe-down. ". Bobby Henry, Seminole canoemaker, is also interviewed.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 1)

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 1)

Date
2006-05-27
Description
One compact disc. Martin served as emcee. Folklorist Stone presenetd the Folk Heritage Awards to Haitian storyteller Louis and wood duck decoy maker Michael Berg. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships.
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Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 9)

Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 9)

Date
1987-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boatbuilding workshop: Corbin talks about building fishing boats, and the various types of boats used in the 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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t87-071Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 11)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Maritime life
Boatbuilding
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Boats and boating
Woodwork
Boatbuilders
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a_s1576_22_c86-167Interview with (Toothpick King) Henry Wesley StewartSoundFieldwork
Art
Woodwork
Selling
Wood craft
Toothpicks
Toothpick models
Decorative arts
Material culture
Sculpture
Artists
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a_s1592_06_tape14Interview with boatbuilder Bobby ShiverSoundFieldwork
Boatbuilding
Boats and boating
Carpentry
Sound recording
Wood craft
Woodwork
Oral histories
Transportation
Fishers
Interviews
Fishing
Maritime life
Interviewing
Occupational groups
Family history
Boating industry
Maritime folklore
Carpenters
Boatbuilders
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a_s1592_08_reel03Interview with boatbuilder Bud SeymourSoundFieldwork
Boatbuilding
Saltwater fishing
Boats and boating
Occupational groups
Maritime life
Woodwork
Fishing
Wood craft
Seafood gathering
Workplace
Boatbuilders
Fishers
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a_s1708_04_tape11aInterview with tool maker Steve GallowaySoundFieldwork
Oral histories
Life histories
Sound recordings
Interviews
Tools
Brooms
Broom makers
Woodwork
Carpenters
Woodworkers
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a_s1708_04_tape06Interview with wood carver Harold DunnSoundFieldwork
Circus wagons
Material culture
Wagons
Woodwork
Wood carving
Decorative arts
Wood craft
Woodworking tools
Workshops
Miniatures
Miniature craft
Oral histories
Life histories
Sound recordings
Interviews
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Wood carvers
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a_s1708_04_tape12Interview with woodworker Tom Gaskins, owner of the Cypress Knee MuseumSoundFieldwork
Museum collection
Museums
Cypress
Woodwork
Trees
Decorative arts
Exhibits
Material culture
Tourism
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Interviews
Sound recordings
Woodworkers
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a_s1576_87_c01-084Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 9-10)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Fiddle music
Old time music
Life histories
Fiddling
Canoes
Woodwork
Fiddlers
Musicians
Boatbuilders
Woodworkers
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a_s2034_05_cd06-008Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 1)SoundWoodworkers
Wood carvers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Awards
Decoys (Hunting)
Woodwork
Artisans
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Folklorists
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t87-090Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 9)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Maritime life
Boatbuilding
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Boats and boating
Woodwork
Music performance
African Americans
Musical tradition, African diaspora
Musical groups
Singing
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Boatbuilders
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