Crab trap maker George Torres at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

234520
Date
1980-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image

Crabber Larry Hinman demonstrating crab traps

235595
Date
1983-10-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-3021 - S83-3033

George Torres and his crab traps

233960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. 5 May 1980
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-217

George Torres and his crab traps

234010
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. January 1981.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-79, P81-80

Crab trap maker Larry Hinman at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

235571
Date
1983-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-1749; S83-1765

Steve Moody's stone crab boat

235476
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides. Stone crab season in Florida ran from October to May. The object of crabbers to take their claws. One claw from each mature crab was allowed.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1654 - S82-1669

Willie McCain harvesting stone crabs with traps

235601
Date
1982-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty-one color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1970 - S82-2013

Crab trap maker George Torres at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

234415
Date
1980-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Claude Sheppard of Gainesville making whips.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-379

Steve Moody making crab traps

235469
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Stone crab season in Florida ran from October to May. The object of crabbers was taking their claws. One claw from each mature crab was allowed.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1633 - S82-1653

Tommy Noles and his crab traps at the Florida Folk Festival

233802
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Noles builds wire crab traps. Photos show Noles displaying traps at the Florida Folk Festival.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S89-562 - S89-567

Willie Crain demonstrating how to make wooden crab traps

234351
Date
1982-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with eight black and white images of Crain demonstrating to students in Hillsborough County how to make wooden crab traps. These images were created as part of the Florida Folk Arts in the Schools program.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-273

Field work for Folk Arts in the Schools in Hillsborough County

234352
Date
1982-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images Images of Willia Crain crabbing as well as of Ybor City. These images were created as research for the Florida Folk Arts in the Schools program.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-275

Demonstrating maritime folklore in Hillsborough County

234357
Date
1982-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-five black and white images. 1-23: Robert Pascuiti demonstrating net making at his Ybor City home; 24-35: Willie Crain making crab traps with students at a dock.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-280

Crabber Willie Crain in his boat

234361
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-two black and white images. Images of Willie Crain crabbing in his boat in the Gulf of Mexico. Created as field work for the Florida Folk Arts in the Schools program.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-284

Metro Dade Folk Arts, 1985-1986

234298
Date
1985-08-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-one black and white images. Images of South Florida/Dade County folklife. 1-4: D.A. Patel's trees; 5-14: Glade skiff built by Glen Simmons of Florida City; 15-18: Crab traps by Jim Lawrence of Homestead; 19-21: Mariachi player Francisco Rodriguez.
Type
Still Image

Demonstrating Hillsborough County Folklife

234359
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-seven images. 1-3: Jim Riley -- fish market worker preparing fish; 4-22: Robert Pascuiti of Ybor City demonstrating net making and casting at his home; 23-25: students playing; 26-36: Willie Crain demonstrating crabbing and wooden crab traps to the students. October 1982.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-282

The maritime folklfie area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

236470
Date
1987-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof with 36 black and white images (plus negatives). For video recoridng of the Maritime Folklife Area, see video FV-34 in S 1615.
Type
Still Image

Demonstrations of folk arts in Hillsborough County

234355
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six images. Images of Hillsborough County folklife demonstrations to students as part of the Florida Folk Arts in the Schools Program. 1-12: Willie Crain demonstrating crab trapping at a dock 13-14: James Riley of Tampa demonstrating an electric fish scaler at a local fis...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-274

Stone crab traps at the Gulf Stream Crab Company

235672
Date
1984-10-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S6-821 - S86-839

Workers at the Gulf Stream Crab Company

235675
Date
1984-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Workers unloading and steaming stone crabs. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradi...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S6-853 - S86-872

Cigar rollers and fishers

234060
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-two black and white prints, plus negatives. P82-124 hand drawn sign for mullet and crab traps by George Torres P82-125 Geroge Torres with crab traps P82-126 Handmade cigar bundles P82-127, 132-133 George Torres with crab traps P82-134, 128 Johnny Boromai Fish Company storefront P82-129-131 Pr...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-124 - P82-145

Interview with crabber Phillip (Speedy) Johnson

236417
Date
1988-11-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio recording. Johnson on a dock discussing crabbing. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape ...
Type
Sound

Interview with Larry Hinman and Wilford Masters on Minorcan maritime traditions

238244
Date
1983-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Hinman, a crab trap maker and fisher, and Masters, a cast net maker and service manager at a John Deere plant, discuss Minorcan maritime traditions. Hinman talks about crab tongs; telling the difference be...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-41

Interview with fisher Eddie Oxendine

234928
Date
1985-02-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with fisher Oxendine, recorded at his home. In it, he discusses his family move to Florida; fishing on the St. Johns; fauna and flora of the river, including the effects of the introduction and removal of water hyacinth; fishing methods, folklore, and equipment; hoop n...
Type
Sound

Florida Folk Festival - Folklife Area, 1980

233976
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
19 black and white photos. P80-255, P80-256 Rufus Adams making cornshuck bottom chairs P80-257, P80-267 Helen Vaporis of Tarpon Springs preparing Greek Food P80-258 Defafean Walther making cornshuck dolls P80-259 unidentified P80-260, 261 Ruth Sheppard on Gainesville quilting P80-262 Tina Osceola of...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-255 - P80-256

Sunday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 7)

238153
Date
1985-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorists Owen and McDonald served as emcees. McDonald served as emcee. Stemming from the research on the St. Johns River Survey, this workshop focused on commerical fishing. Bennet (of Welaka) discussed cypress boats; Oxendine discussed hoop nets; Knowles (of Crescent...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-132

Interview with crab trap maker Vicki Smith

235366
Date
1989-02-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Smith builds traps for Clark's Fish Camp in Jacksonville. At the time of the interview, she had just learned the crabbing trade. She discusses making traps; types of traps; crab seasons; commercial fishers; Clark's Fish Camp; and other fish camps. The Folk Arts in Education Pro...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 10

Interview with crabber Totch Brown

236430
Date
1987-11-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Brown, a lifelong resident and retired stone crabber, wrote a book of his life in 1993 called Totch: A Life in the Everglades. He discusses trapping, selling, storing, cleaning, and cooking stone crabs, including when, where, and how to catch; making the wooden traps; financing...
Type
Sound

Interview with fish house manager Thorne Hollister

236431
Date
1987-11-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Hollister, who manages a stone crab house (where stone crabs are processed and sold), discusses the in detail the crabbing industry. Incldues discussion on numbers of crabbers in area; types of equipment used; the process of catching crabs; types of floats and traps used; bait u...
Type
Sound

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 7)

238141
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. McDonald served as emcee. Stemming from the research on the St. Johns River Survey, this workshop focused on commerical fishing. Bennet (of Welaka) discussed cypress boats; Oxendine discussed hoop nets; Knowles (of Crescent City) talked about crab traps; and the Schmidts...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-120

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