17 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Monticello (Fla.)"
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Wrought iron shutters by Thomas Rains

Wrought iron shutters by Thomas Rains

Date
1977
Description
Three color slides.
Collection
Walking cane maker Smythe Byrd

Walking cane maker Smythe Byrd

Date
1982-08-21
Description
Eight color slides. Byrd standing in front of the Monticello Courthouse with walking canes he made.
Collection
Smoking mullet at the First Methodist Church

Smoking mullet at the First Methodist Church

Date
1982-10-21
Description
166 color slides. Images of smoking mullet. This was done by impaling mullet fish fillets on metal hooks set up around a large wood fire for several hours.
Collection
Smitty Byrd with his walking canes

Smitty Byrd with his walking canes

Date
1977-07-24
Description
Six color slides. Byrd with his walking canes in downtown Monticello in North Florida.
Collection
Net maker Jack Bullock

Net maker Jack Bullock

Date
Description
Eight color slides. Bullock on his porch making fishing nets. Also includes images of lead sinkers/weights.
Collection
Mullet roast in Monticello

Mullet roast in Monticello

Date
1982
Description
Six proof sheets with 205 black and white images (plus negatives). Images of a mullet in Monticello. Displays the entire process from cleaning of the fish, starting the fire, through the cooking and eating. Also includes several people making fish nets.
Collection
Interview with Charlie Mae Williams

Interview with Charlie Mae Williams

Date
1983-03-18
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Williams discusses her life history and family history; canning traditions and methods for preserving. Side B She discusses where she learned to can; her early education; making cane syrup.
Collection
Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Date
1978-04-17
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1, C78-48: Rains, born December 24, 1894, discusses wrought ironwork. He learned the trade from his father, a former slave from Americus, Georgia. Rains began the practice himself in 1912. He discusses his work on wagons, wheels, and tools and talks of how he does restoration work for historical societies. Side 2, C78-48: Rains discusses his philosophy on life, making decorative hinges and tie backs; making unusual items; making white oak baskets; work on the farm, etc. Side 1, C78-49: Discusses his family, his blacksmith shop and equipment, his church, his membership in the Farmers' Union, Elizabethan Missionary Baptist Church, exhibiting for fairs and events, shoeing horses, etc.
Collection
Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

Date
1977
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1: Rains describes how he started working as a blacksmith in 1912; talks about the projects he works on; talks about how he was born in and raised in the same home he still lives in; describes how his father was also a blacksmith and his brother taught him much of the trade; talks about how he gets business for his shop. On Side 2, he discusses shoeing horses; sharpening; tractors; using hickory to make ax handles.
Collection
Images from the North Florida Folklife Project

Images from the North Florida Folklife Project

Date
Description
Five proof sheets with 178 black and white images. P78-286, 290 Blacksmith Thomas Rains in Monticello (36 images each) P78-287 Basket maker Lucreaty Clark in Lamont (34 images) P78-288, 289 Mt. Zion Holiness Church in White Springs (36 images each) c. 1978
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Wrought iron shutters by Thomas RainsWrought iron shutters by Thomas RainsStill ImageBlacksmiths
Fieldwork
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Material culture
Architecture
Decorative arts
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Walking cane maker Smythe ByrdWalking cane maker Smythe ByrdStill ImageFieldwork
Canes
Staffs (Sticks, canes, etc.)
Woodwork
Courthouses
African Americans
Artisans
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Smoking mullet at the First Methodist ChurchSmoking mullet at the First Methodist ChurchStill ImageCooks
Fieldwork
Cookery (Mullet)
Fish smoking
Fishes
Cooking and dining
Cookery (Meat)
Curing (food)
Food preparation
Cookery (Seafood)
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Smitty Byrd with his walking canesSmitty Byrd with his walking canesStill ImageWoodworkers
Fieldwork
Canes
Staffs (Sticks, canes, etc.)
Material culture
Woodwork
African Americans
Decorative arts
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Net maker Jack BullockNet maker Jack BullockStill ImageFieldwork
Fishing nets
Netmaking
Nets
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Weaving
Occupational groups
Material culture
Textiles
Houses
Dwellings
Porches
Fishing weights
Net maker
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Mullet roast in MonticelloMullet roast in MonticelloStill ImageNet maker
Fieldwork
Fish smoking
Fishes
Cookery (Mullet)
Barbecue cookery
Cooking and dining
Outdoor cookery
Fire
Food preparation
Roasting (Cookery)
Net makers
Netmaking
Cooks
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a_s1576_13_c84-052Interview with Charlie Mae WilliamsSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Family history
Canning and preserving
Sugarcane grinding
Sugarcane products
Cane syrup
Cookery (syrups)
Life histories
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a_s1576_02_c78-048Interview with blacksmith Thomas RainsSoundInterviews
Metalwork
Occupational groups
Occupational training
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Family history
Life histories
Metal products
Slavery
African Americans
Labor
Labor unions
Fieldwork
Blacksmiths
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a_s1576_01_c77-032Interview with blacksmith Thomas RainsSoundBlacksmiths
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Oral narratives
African Americans
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Metalwork
Occupational groups
Horseshoers
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Images from the North Florida Folklife ProjectImages from the North Florida Folklife ProjectStill ImageAfrican Americans
Churches
Church services
Church membership
Religious rites
Christianity
Basket making
Baskets
Woven goods
Metal craft
Material culture
Blacksmithing
Workplace
Containers
Domestic arts
Basket maker
Blacksmiths
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