Ada Mickler with one of the cast nets she made in Saint Augustine, Florida.

Ada Mickler with one of the cast nets she made in Saint Augustine, Florida.


Image Number

  • FP7781B

Year

  • 1977

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "Ada Mickler, the youngest of ten children raised in a Minorcan community between St. Augustine and New Smyrna, wove her first castnet when she was a teenager. She does her 'netting' in spare time, making both the English and Spanish castnets. This mullet net is made of cotton cord, with lead weights amounting to one pound per foot of netting. If she worked full-time, Ms. Mickler feels it would take her one week to complete a net of this size."

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject


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Ada Mickler with one of the cast nets she made in Saint Augustine, Florida.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Bulger, Peggy A. Ada Mickler with one of the cast nets she made in Saint Augustine, Florida. 1977. Black & white photoprint, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/242145>, accessed 14 February 2016.

MLA

Bulger, Peggy A. Ada Mickler with one of the cast nets she made in Saint Augustine, Florida. 1977. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 14 Feb. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/242145>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Bulger)