17 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Eastpoint (Fla.)"
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Bobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shop

Bobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shop

Date
1986-11-07
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of Shiver building an oyster skiff in his Eastpoint shop. Skiffs are small, light rowing or sailing boats. 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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Bobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shop

Bobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shop

Date
1986-11-12
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-six black and white images.. Images of Shiver building an oyster skiff in his Eastpoint shop. Skiffs are small, light rowing or sailing boats. 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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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Date
1986-11-14
Description
Twenty-four color slides. Images of folklorists Taylor and Loomis measuring a fishing boat built by Segree in his yard. More images may be found in S 1592, box 4, folder 4. 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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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 fisher Frank "Sonny Boy" Segree

Interview with fisher Frank "Sonny Boy" Segree

Date
1986-11-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with fisher Segree in Eastpoint. Segree discusses oystering; shrimping; family history; growing up in the Panhandle; life during the Depression; netmaking; boatbuilding; oystering; crabbing; trot lines; arrival of motors; shrimping; star navigation; catching flounder; local businesses; fish houses; and selling seafood. A duplicate copy of the interview may be found at the Library of Congress's American Folk Center archive (AFS 26,814-26,815). 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.
Collection
Elzie Shiver performance

Elzie Shiver performance

Date
1986-12-16
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of Shiver (guitar, vocals) performing country music by Hank Williams, the Carter Family, and Eddy Arnold at his Eastpoint home. Originally from Quincy, Florida, he and his wife, Delcie Faircloth Shiver, both worked in the oyster industry.
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Date
1986-11-14
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-three black and white images. Images are of folklorists Taylor and Loomis measuring a fishing boat built by Segree in his yard. More images may 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 may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Bobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shopBobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shopStill ImageFieldwork
Boats and boating
Material culture
Woodworking tools
Woodwork
Carpentry
Workshops
Skiffs
Boatbuilding
Maritime life
Occupational groups
Boatbuilders
Carpenters
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Bobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shopBobby Shiver building an oyster skiff in his shopStill ImageFieldwork
Boats and boating
Material culture
Woodworking tools
Woodwork
Carpentry
Workshops
Skiffs
Boatbuilding
Maritime life
Occupational groups
Boatbuilders
Carpenters
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeFolklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeStill ImageFieldwork
Boats and boating
Material culture
Boats
Woodwork
Maritime life
Carpentry
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Weights and measures
Measurements
Research methods
Carpenters
Boatbuilders
Folklorists
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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_06_tape18Interview with fisher Frank "Sonny Boy" SegreeSoundFieldwork
Sound recording
Interviewing
Interviews
Oral narratives
Maritime life
Oral histories
Life histories
Fishing
Seafood gathering
Family history
Netmaking
Boatbuilding
Shrimpers (persons)
Oyster industries
Oyster fisheries
Fishers
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a_s1592_06_tape20Elzie Shiver performanceSoundField recordings
Music--Performance
Country music
Ballads
Oral narratives
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeFolklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeStill ImageCarpenters
Fieldwork
Boats and boating
Material culture
Boats
Woodwork
Maritime life
Carpentry
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Weights and measures
Measurements
Research methods
Boatbuilders
Folklorists
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