Lucreaty Clark peeling strips of white oak for basket making

Lucreaty Clark peeling strips of white oak for basket making

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/119978
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  • Lucreaty Clark peeling strips of white oak for basket making

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  • FS79673A

Year

  • Not after 1979

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General Note

  • Lucreaty Clark was born in Jefferson County in 1904. She learned to make white oak baskets from her parents, who learned from their parents. Originally these sturdy baskets were used to hold cotton and carry vegetables. The tradition of white oak basket making has been carried on by Lucreaty Clark's grandson, Alphonso Jennings.

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  • 1 slide - col.

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