29 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Mayport (Jacksonville, Fla.)"
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Filming the shrimping documentary with the Herrin Brothers building a boat

Filming the shrimping documentary with the Herrin Brothers building a boat

Date
1986-08-08
Description
Thirty-six color slides.
Collection
Mayport scenes, c. 1950s

Mayport scenes, c. 1950s

Date
1950
Description
Three contact sheets with 88 photographic black and white images; plus logs and negatives. Copies of photographs taken by Helen Floyd Cooper, a long-time Mayport resident with an interest in the local fishing culture. 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
The Herrin brothers building a shrimp boat

The Herrin brothers building a shrimp boat

Date
1985-06-16
Description
Ten contact sheets with 357 photographic black and white images; plus logs and negatives. Images of the Herrin brothers building a shrimp boat over a six month period. The boat was christened Miss Joann. Images of the boat in use may be found in S 1577, v. 44, S88-1 - S88-146. 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
The Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boat

The Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boat

Date
1985-06-21
Description
240 color slides. Slides of the Herrin brothers building a shrimp boat, the Miss Joann, at their Mayport shop.
Collection
Folklife at the Mayport Seafood Festival

Folklife at the Mayport Seafood Festival

Date
1991-10-26
Description
Ten color slides. Images taken during the Mayport Seafood Festival. 1: Welding shop; 2: Matt Rolland's dock; 3-5: Shrimp boats; 6-8: Black church choir; 9-10: Festival crowds.
Collection
Maritime folklore at Mayport

Maritime folklore at Mayport

Date
1991-10-26
Description
Sixteen color slides. Images created during the first Mayport Seafood Festival. 1-2: Mayport Marine Science Center; 3: Matt Rolland Seafood; 4-9: Mayport docks; 10: Miss Becky Seafood; 11-12: Nets piled by docks; 13-15: Children playing on an old skiff; 16: Hilton and Helen Cooper Floyd.
Collection
Captain Eddie Baker

Captain Eddie Baker

Date
1986-07-22
Description
Nine color slides. Images of Captain Eddie Baker at the Mayport docks. The boat behind him is the Miss Alice, named for his wife. He once captained that boat before health issues retired him. At the time, he was the oldest fisher in Mayport. 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
Copies of 1957 Mayport photos

Copies of 1957 Mayport photos

Date
1957
Description
Nineteen black and white slides. Images of shrimp boats, a memorial service, and shrimpers in Mayport, ca. 1957. Copied from the family photographs of Geraldine Gabagen Margerum. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on 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
Folklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles Herrin

Folklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles Herrin

Date
1986-04-05
Description
Three contact sheets with 77 photographic black and white images; plus logs and negatives. Copy of the interview can be found in S 1592, box 7, tapes 12-14. 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 Captain Eddie Baker

Interview with Captain Eddie Baker

Date
1986-07-16
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Captain Eddie Baker. Born in Georgia, Baker moved to Mayport in the 1920s, and worked as a captain for several fish houses. He discusses growing up around fishing and farming; farming techniques; learning the trade; recreational fishing; eating and cooking fish; skippering shrimp boats; economic aspects of shrimping; immigrant fishers in Mayport; regulations of fishing; World War II in Florida; bait; weather lore; superstitions and folklore; dangers of shrimping; and race relations. 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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Filming the shrimping documentary with the Herrin Brothers building a boatFilming the shrimping documentary with the Herrin Brothers building a boatStill ImageBoatbuilding
Carpentry
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Workplace
Documentary videos
Video recording
Television cameras
Television equipment and supplies
Material culture
Boats
Boatbuilders
Carpenters
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Mayport scenes, c. 1950sMayport scenes, c. 1950sStill ImageBoats and boating
Boatbuilders
Seafood gathering
Fishing nets
Occupational groups
Labor
Maritime life
Docks
Fishers
Shrimpers (persons)
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The Herrin brothers building a shrimp boatThe Herrin brothers building a shrimp boatStill ImageCarpenters
Fieldwork
Boats and boating
Boatbuilding
Material culture
Carpentry
Wood craft
Woodwork
Woodworking tools
Labor
Transportation
Boatbuilders
Shrimpers (persons)
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The Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boatThe Herrin brothers building the Miss Joann, a shrimp boatStill ImageCarpenters
Fieldwork
Wood craft
Boatbuilding
Boating industry
Boats
Trawlers (Vessels)
Fishing
Woodwork
Seafood industry
Carpentry
Carpentry tools
Material culture
Labor
Occupational groups
Workplace
Boatbuilders
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Folklife at the Mayport Seafood FestivalFolklife at the Mayport Seafood FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Special events
Seafood
Maritime folklore
Maritime life
Choirs (music)
Workshops
Boats and boating
Shrimpers (persons)
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Maritime folklore at MayportMaritime folklore at MayportStill ImageFestivals
Seafood
Fishing nets
Docks
Architecture
Special events
Boats
Maritime folklore
Maritime life
Seafood gathering
Specialty stores
Children
Fishers
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Captain Eddie BakerCaptain Eddie BakerStill ImageFieldwork
Boats and boating
Fishers
Docks
Seafood gathering
African Americans
Workplace
Occupational groups
Shrimpers (persons)
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Copies of 1957 Mayport photosCopies of 1957 Mayport photosStill ImageFieldwork
Boats and boating
Trawls and trawling
Special events
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Rites and ceremonies
Seafood gathering
Workplace
Occupational groups
Fishers
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Folklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles HerrinFolklorist David Taylor interviewing shrimper Charles HerrinStill ImageFieldwork
Oral communication
Interviewing
Sound recording
Research methods
Audiotape recordings
Recording equipment
Boatbuilders
Folklorists
Shrimpers (persons)
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a_s1592_07_fmp86-adt002Interview with Captain Eddie BakerSoundFieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Life histories
Sound recordings
Oral histories
Fishers
Occupational groups
Boats and boating
Seafood gathering
Family history
Maritime life
Maritime folklore
Occupational folklore
Folklore
Labor
African Americans
Family farming
Religion
Beliefs and cultures
World War, 1939-1945
Shrimpers (persons)
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