Auctioneer "Colonel" Bill Myers - Jacksonville, Florida

122296
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS864216

Auctioneers Gene and John Larison

236689
Date
1987-08-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to ad...
Type
Still Image

Randy Kerr auctioneering - Jacksonville, Florida

123316
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91283

Auctioneer "Colonel" Bill Myers at work at Pioneer Auction Gallery - Jacksonville, Florida

106118
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1045

Auctioneer "Colonel" Bill Myers at work at Pioneer Auction Gallery - Jacksonville, Florida

106119
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1046

Auctioneer "Colonel" Bill Myers at work at Pioneer Auction Gallery - Jacksonville, Florida

106120
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1047

Auctioneer "Colonel" Bill Myers at work at Pioneer Auction Gallery - Jacksonville, Florida

106121
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1048

Auctioneer "Colonel" Bill Myers at work at Pioneer Auction Gallery - Jacksonville, Florida

106122
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1049

Auctioneer "Colonel" Bill Myers at work at Pioneer Auction Gallery - Jacksonville, Florida

106123
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1050

Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 6)

241709
Date
05/28/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-99

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)

241693
Date
05/27/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-81

Bill Selph demonstration at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

320471
Date
1957-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventh part of one audiotape recording. Thelma Boltin serves as emcee. Selph demonstrates an auction chant. He was from Madison, Fla.
Type
sound
Item ID
T77-60g

Interview with auctioneer Gene Larison

236690
Date
1987-08-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Gene Larison discusses the rhythm of auctioning; its use in selling and livening the crowds; learning the skill; apprenticeships; the lack of women auctioneers; the bidding process; the social nature of auctions; his influences; and his sons involvement in auctions. He also gives...
Type
Sound

Interview with auctioneer Randall Kerr

235333
Date
1988-07-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Born in Missouri, Kerr is a second-generation auctioneer. He discusses learning the trade from his father and from an auctioneering school; chanting; practicing; strategies for success; training; job difficulties; types of auctions; opening his own auction house; regulations; et...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 18

Moment of fun during auction led by auctioneer Randy Kerr - Jacksonville, Florida

123322
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91297

Furniture store owner pointing out bidders during auction led by auctioneer Randy Kerr - Jacksonville, Florida

123324
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91299

Randy Kerr auctioneering - Jacksonville, Florida

123315
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91282

Randy Kerr auctioneering - Jacksonville, Florida

123317
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91287

Okeechobee Livestock Market.

254246
Date
200-?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS060845

John Larison auctioneering - West Palm Beach, Florida

109084
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA3135

North Florida Livestock Market in Ellisville, Florida.

254257
Date
2009
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS060809

Recording of an auction in Myakka city

238237
Date
1984-02-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment for the Humanities. The fieldwork and resultant booklet/slides...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-227

Interview with Gene Rawls

238287
Date
1983-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Rawls, an auctioneer at a cattlemen's market in Lakeland and Tampa, talks about working in agriculture. He discusses attending auctioneering school in Iowa; learning agribusiness; having stage fright; working with and controlling crowds of people; how to begin an auction; co...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-107
Item ID
C83-108

Auctioneer Bill Myers selling off antiques

235274
Date
1984-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, images show him auctioning antiques at the Pioneer Auction Company on Southside Blvd. in Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program....
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4213 - C86-4228

Furniture auction in Jacksonville

235332
Date
1988-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images of an auction led by auctioneer Kerr at a furniture store in Jacksonville. Images are also of store personnel, products sold, and buyers. For an interview with Kerr, see S 1618, box 4, tape 18. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture bet...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-281 - S91-316

Colonel Bill Myers giving auctioneering demonstration for elementary students

235275
Date
1985-01-31
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he demonstrates auctioneering at Northshore Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist Dav...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4229 - C86-4242

Colonel Bill Myers giving an auctioneering presentation for students

235276
Date
1985-10-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he demonstrates auctioneering at Oceanway Elementary School. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David T...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4243 - C86-4253

Folk demonstrations at Garden City Elementary School

241232
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-109

Gene and John Larison auctioneering - West Palm Beach, Florida

109083
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA3134

Recording of Auctioneer Bill Myers selling antiques

235277
Date
1984-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he auctions off antiques in the recording at Pioneer Auctions Company on Southside Blvd. in Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program....
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-183

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