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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Workers"
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Hawk Jackson giving boat tour at Wakulla Springs

Hawk Jackson giving boat tour at Wakulla Springs

Date
1980
Description
Black and white 9.5 x 14 inch mounted photographic print. Images of Wakulla Springs, a popular tourist located just south of Tallahassee that offered boat tours and lodging. One of the features on the tours was Henry the Fish, a bass fish that would appear to jump over a pole when called. Hawk Jackson died in 2001.
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Packing shrimp at Fernandina fish house

Packing shrimp at Fernandina fish house

Date
Description
Three black and white images. Images were taken from the Florida Photographic Collection.
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Plywood industry workers

Plywood industry workers

Date
Description
One black and white print. Workers at the Southern Plywood Company.
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Portraits of turpentiner Harry Cooper

Portraits of turpentiner Harry Cooper

Date
Description
Two black and white, plus negatives. See also S 1577, Box 16, folders 22, 41.
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Workers at a lumber yard

Workers at a lumber yard

Date
Description
One black and white print.
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Fly-tying workshop

Fly-tying workshop

Date
1987-08
Description
Six color slides. 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 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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Middle East Bakery, Inc.

Middle East Bakery, Inc.

Date
1987-08-14
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of baking factory for the Middle East Bakery, including images of dough being mixed, shaped, and cooked. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. 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, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Beekeeper Al Ballard

Beekeeper Al Ballard

Date
1988-01-27
Description
Fourteen color slides. Ballard was born in Myakka City, where his family dates back to 1860. His father was a beekepper, and when Al retired from the U.S. Army in 1978, he began beekeeping. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant,the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
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Beekeeper Al Ballard

Beekeeper Al Ballard

Date
1988-01-27
Description
One proof with 21 black and white images (plus negatives). Ballard was born in Myakka City, where his family dates back to 1860. His father was a beekepper, and when Al retired from the U.S. Army in 1978, he began beekeeping. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant,the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
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Blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Date
1982
Description
Three black and white prints. Images of Gillard working in his convenience store, as well as playing his guitar outside.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Hawk Jackson giving boat tour at Wakulla SpringsHawk Jackson giving boat tour at Wakulla SpringsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Boats and boating
Narratives
Tall tales
Storytelling
Storytellers
Oral performance
Oral communication
Rivers
Springs
Tourism
Workplace
Workers
Labor
Glass bottom boats
Ecotourism
Wildlife watching industry
Boat driver
Tour guides (Persons)
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Packing shrimp at Fernandina fish housePacking shrimp at Fernandina fish houseStill ImageAfrican Americans
Seafood
Seafood gathering
Occupational groups
Work
Maritime life
Food
Fisheries
Food preparation
Labor
Workers
Workplace
Fishers
Shrimpers (persons)
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Plywood industry workersPlywood industry workersStill ImageAfrican Americans
Wood
Woodwork
Workers
Workplace
Labor
Occupational groups
Lumber trade
Sawmills
Woodworkers
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Portraits of turpentiner Harry CooperPortraits of turpentiner Harry CooperStill ImageAfrican Americans
Turpentine industry and trade
Turpentine industry workers
Occupational groups
Workers
Turpentiners
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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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Fly-tying workshopFly-tying workshopStill ImageArtisans
Fieldwork
Occupational groups
Workplace
Fly fishing
Material culture
Workers
Fishing tackle
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing lures
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Middle East Bakery, Inc.Middle East Bakery, Inc.Still ImageBakers and bakeries
Fieldwork
Occupational groups
Machinery
Bread
Cooking and dining
Cookware
Community enterprise
Baking
Food preparation
Workers
Labor
Work
Food industry and trade
Cooks
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Beekeeper Al BallardBeekeeper Al BallardStill ImageBeekeepers
Fieldwork
Bee culture
Beekeeping
Occupational groups
Insects
Citrus
Trees
Beehives
Workers
Labor
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Beekeeper Al BallardBeekeeper Al BallardStill ImageBeekeepers
Fieldwork
Bee culture
Beekeeping
Occupational groups
Insects
Citrus
Trees
Beehives
Workers
Labor
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Blues guitarist Willie GillardBlues guitarist Willie GillardStill ImageBlues (Music)
Guitarists
African Americans
Guitar
Stores, retail
String instruments
Performing arts
Musicians
Musical instruments
Workplace
Workers
Labor
Singers
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