Joseph Darren Whiddon looking at the blue crabs in a steam basket - Steinhatchee, Florida.

122638
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86868

Blue crabs being steamed by Joseph Darren Whiddon - Steinhatchee, Florida.

122639
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86869

Joseph Darren Whiddon dumping blue crabs into a steam basket - Steinhatchee, Florida.

122629
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86839

Joseph Darren Whiddon dumping blue crabs into a steam basket - Steinhatchee, Florida.

122637
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86865

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

Joseph Darren Whiddon steaming blue crabs - Steinhatchee, Florida.

122641
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86870

Blue crabs collected by Willie McCain - Tampa, Florida

120940
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS822154

Willie McCain pulling blue crabs out of the crab pot - Tampa, Florida

120938
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS822147

Moving blue crabs into the Gulf Stream Crab Co. - Steinhatchee, Florida.

122642
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86871

Crabs being steamed at the 1985 Crescent City Catfish Festival - Crescent City, Florida

115999
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP8625

People enjoying steamed crabs at the 1985 Crescent City Catfish Festival - Crescent City, Florida

116005
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP8628

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

Crab trap maker George Torres

234044
Date
1980-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Duplicated in S 1577, Box 17, folder 113.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-27

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

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

Ida Jean Metcalf eating at Florida Folk Festival

233795
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Seafood cook Ida Jean Metcalf at craft booth eating crab meat.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S89-518 - S89-519

Stone crab which has been caught - Tampa, Florida

120937
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS822130

Making deviled crab at the Northeast Florida Crab Co. - Jacksonville, Florida

122280
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS864078

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

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

Deborah Chester's "Conch-n-Crab Fritters" stand set up at Zora Neale Hurston Festival- Eatonville, Florida

105767
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
F201216

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

Interview with commerical fisher Ernest Hamilton

236624
Date
1987-02-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers fo...
Type
Sound

Crab picking at the Northeast Florida Crab Company

235245
Date
1984-12-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Located in the New Berlin area of 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. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endow...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4059 - S86-4078

Oscar Hernandez making wooden lobster traps

235089
Date
1985-07-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Hernandez was an insurance worker in Cuba before immigrating to the US. He became a fisher, and then made fish and lobster traps. He made about 300 traps a year. He also fished for lobsters and crabs when not making traps. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by fo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-5043 - S86-5045; S87-1069 - S87-1079

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 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

Duplicate photographs from Folk Arts in the Schools program

234374
Date
1982-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine photographic black and white prints. These images are duplicates of those found in S 1577, Box 18, folders 15-16. Images created during the Folk Arts in the Schools in Hillsborough County. P82-310, 311: Moses Williams and his diddly bow; P82-312: Vernon Tucker demonstrating his gill net to stu...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-310 - P82-319

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

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