Blue billed duck decoy made by Mike Berg - Jacksonville, Florida

123255
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9108

Blue billed duck decoy made by Mike Berg - Jacksonville, Florida

123305
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9125

Duck decoy made by Mike Berg - Jacksonville, Florida

123318
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9129

Duck decoys made by Mike Berg - Jacksonville, Florida

123329
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9132

Blue Bill duck decoys by Mike Berg - Jacksonville, Florida

123254
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9107

Mike Berg making a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123257
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9110

Mike Berg making a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123265
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9113

Mike Berg making a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123256
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9109

Mike Berg making a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123260
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9111

Duck decoys made by Mike Berg - Jacksonville, Florida

107009
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1626

Duck decoys made by Mike Berg - Jacksonville, Florida

107010
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1627

Mike Berg carving a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123278
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9120

Mike Berg carving the head of a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123271
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9115

Mike Berg demonstration at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

299302
Date
2007-11-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Tina Bucuvalas serves as emcee. Berg discusses his family history of decoy making in Michigan. He explains the materials and processes involved, as well as how they have remained the same since moving to Jacksonville, Fla.
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD07-18

Craft demonstration area at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival

236058
Date
1990-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S92-985 - S92-1004

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

241932
Date
05/29/1999
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D99-25

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

240171
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Folklorist Sommers interviews Berg about duck decoy carving.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-64

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

240192
Date
1999-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Rufus Stratton continues from C99-84 answering audience questions. Michael Berg discusses decoys and decoy carving. He discusses how he began making decoys and the materials he uses to make them such as basswood and custom carving knives. He also discusses duck-hunting a...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-85

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 3-4)

239738
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassette tapes. Tozzer served as emcee. Walter McKenzie, Laurel Dabbs, Charles Parker and Paul Greene discuss woodcarving as folk art. McKenzie remembers Dan Marshal (The session is a tribute to him). Laurel Dabbs discusses functional decoy construction. Paul Greene discusses his early...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-80
Item ID
C96-81

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

240181
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Michael Berg of Tallahassee, FL, interviewed by Bob Stone, discusses carving and making decoys out of cork and wood. He describes the procedures for carving. Lucille Fuller of Jamaica discusses her background and how she began telling stories in Jamaica. She tells a stor...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-74

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

240193
Date
1999-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Michael Berg continues his discussion of decoys and duck hunting from C99-85. Girl Scout Troup #648 of Lake City, FL demonstrates jump rope tricks and string games. Jump rope games include: "Ice Cream", "Cinderella", "Tiny Tim", "Tea and...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-86

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 1)

241620
Date
05/27/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-8

Duck decoy carver Michael Berg with his work

235303
Date
1988-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Forty-nine color slides. Originally from Indiana, Berg is a self-taught wood duck decoy carver. These decoys were used for hunters and at gun ranges. Slides includes images of Berg working on his decoys, as well as examples of his work. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-01 - S91-49

Narrow Your Results

Collection

Florida Photographic Collection
[X]
Florida Folklife Collection
[X]

Tip: You may use accented European characters for a more exact match.

Example: café, piñata