Picking peanuts

233998
Date
1980-12-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four black and white prints. Aaron Yulee and his wife (unidentified). The Yulees were friends of Lucreaty Clark.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-405 - P80-408

Picking peanuts

234048
Date
1980-12-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Duplicated in S 1577, Box 17, folder 86.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-32

Interview with butcher Benjamin Willard Redditt

241342
Date
12/03/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 61

Cane grinding at Dudley Farm complex

234700
Date
1989-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ninety-seven color slides. Images of cane grinding at the Dudley Farms complex. Today a state park, Dudley Farms had been used as the Dudley family farm since the 1840s. Donated to the state in 1984 by Myrtle Dudley, the Bureau of Florida Folklife was contracted by the Florida Park Service to surve...
Type
Still Image

Cane grinding at the Dudley Farm complex

234701
Date
1989-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve proof sheets with 384 black and white images. Images of cane grinding at the Dudley Farms complex. Today a state park, Dudley Farms had been used as the Dudley family farm since the 1840s. Donated to the state in 1984 by Myrtle Dudley, the Bureau of Florida Folklife was contracted by the Flo...
Type
Still Image

Interview with Ida Sessions

238286
Date
1983-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Sessions, a quilter, was born in Winston County, Alabama, and was eighty-two years old at the time of the interview. In the interview, she discusses coming to Winter Garden, Florida, in the 1920s; learning to quilt from her mother; the tools and methods used in quilting; and qu...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-106

Interview with farmers Sam and Jessie Perry

239124
Date
1980-10-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Interview with farmers who were neighbors of Lucreaty Clark (she also talks on the recording). Topics include farming, farm animals, marriage, wood stoves, cane grinding, chores, railroad work, and mules. For images of Perry's farm, see S 1577, box 17, box 83.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-105

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

239710
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Liliane Louis, Haitian storyteller, talks about the history of stories and tells: "The Smart-Ugly Student" and "The Charcoal Man". Sally Jones discusses her child hood in the White Springs area and talks about African-Ameri...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-49

Interview with farmer Alonzo Curry, Sr.

236432
Date
1987-11-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Curry was a farmer since the 1940s. He discusses getting started in farming: clearing fields; developing his process, and deciding on crops. He also discusses his crops: watermelons, cucumbers, tomatoes; special needs for each; changes to the environment; main issue: water contro...
Type
Sound

Interview with herbalist LaVerne Zipperer

238490
Date
1983-11-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Ms. Zipperer talks about her early childhood and things she learned; speaks of her children and two husbands; talks about getting 5 adopted children and 16 foster children for a total of 32 children; making a living to support the family by farming and public work; family...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-60

Interview with Fred Williams

238285
Date
1983-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. C83-104: Williams, born in Sneads, Florida, in 1923, discusses being raised in a rural farming family in Jackson County, Florida; joining the Army and using his disabled veterans' pension to start his own farm; the character of his family; life during the "Hoover Days" of the De...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-104
Item ID
C83-105

Interview with Captain Eddie Baker

234962
Date
1986-07-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Captain Eddie Baker. Born in Georgia, Baker moved to Mayport in the 1920s, and worked as a captain for several fish houses. He discusses growing up around fishing and farming; farming techniques; learning the trade; recreational fishing; eating and cooking fish; s...
Type
Sound
Item ID
FMP86-ADT002
Item ID
FMP86-ADT003

Interview with basket maker Lucreaty Clark

237523
Date
1978-04-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1: Clarke, born in Jefferson County in 1904, started making white oak baskets when she was 13. She learned to do so from her parents and grandparents and discusses the types of baskets she made and explains how she makes them. She also discusses her grandparents - - who ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-47

Interview with Lloyd Earl McMullian, Sr.

238284
Date
1983-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. C83-102: Macmillan discussed how Two Egg, Florida, and Paramour, Florida, were named; his birth in Grand Ridge, Florida, in 1910; his and his father's work in turpentining; getting into the farming business after the turpentining industry's decline; farming with mules and, late...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-102
Item ID
C83-103

Interview with pepper farmers William and Lois DuBois

236865
Date
1987-08-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassettes. The DuBois own Dubois Farms, Inc., which grew peppers. He moved to Florida from Oklahoma in 1934, and married Lois in 1936. They began growing green beans, squash, and lima beans before moving to peppers. In the interview, they discuss farm life; planting, growing, harvesting...
Type
Sound

Myrtle Dudley at the Dudley Family Farm

234273
Date
1991-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. Myrtle Dudley lived on the Dudley family farm in Newberry, Florida. The Dudleys were a pioneer family that originally built the farm in the 1850s. In 1983, Ms. Dudley donated the farm complex to the Florida Park Service. She lived on-site until her death in 1996. Images taken for...
Type
Still Image

Storytellers at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Stage) (Saturday)

239208
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 1pm and 4pm at the storytelling stage.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C91-30
Item ID
C91-31
Item ID
C91-32

Myrtle Dudley, recipient of the 1991 Florida Folk Heritage Award - Jonesville, Florida

110977
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5162

Susan Dees accepting the 1991 Florida Folk Heritage Award on behalf of Myrtle Dudley - White Springs, Florida.

106622
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA132214

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