Interview with whip braider Claude Sheppard

237526
Date
1978-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
"One audio cassette. Side 1: Sheppard discusses how he began to braid whips and gives step-by-step instructions for starting whips. He also talks about his knowledge of Florida history and the use of the whip in Florida history, his trademark, his whip acts, and an accident driving cattle. ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-51

Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert Triay

238242
Date
1983-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Solano and Triay discuss Minorcan ranching traditions. They talk about the different types of cows they have worked with; the reasons behind branding cows and marking their ears; and other ranching-relate...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-39

Interview with rancher Mildred Sherrod

236434
Date
1988-01-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Sherrod's family has been in ranching since 1914. She owned her own ranch with 500 head of cattle. She discusses family history; calving; branding; daily activities; other ranchers (such as whipmaker Raulerson and son); types of cattle; hog raising; and the industry. The Southw...
Type
Sound

Kaley Dees with the family cow in Okeechobee, Florida.

254272
Date
2008
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS060819

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