Harvesting sugarcane with tractor

234022
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-97
Farm workers

Tung tree harvesters

234023
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six black and white prints.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-98 - P81-103
Farm workers

Guadalupe Ramos with children of fern workers - Seville, Florida

121720
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851587
with children of farm workers

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 13)

241701
Date
05/27/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-89
and Granado of the Farm Workers

Workers harvesting tobacco

234017
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three black and white prints. Workers harvesting shade tobacco. Can also be found online on the Florida Photographic collection website.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-90 - P81-92
Farm workers

Mexican children of fern workers being watched by Guadalupe Ramos - Seville, Florida

121718
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851583
Folklife Collection.

Farm workers packing cabbage into crates - Hastings, Florida

121820
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851894
Farm workers packing

Farm workers packing cabbage into crates - Hastings, Florida

121822
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851897
Farm workers packing

Demonstrations of wood carving and citrus harvesting

234353
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with nineteen black and images. 1-2: John Albert with students; 3-19: John Linder on a harvest ladder, picking oranges with a pull-boy tool.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-276
Farm workers

Harvesting sugarcane

235635
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventy-four color slides. Images of sugarcane harvesting in Clewiston. Shows cutting sugar cane stalks, burning cane fields, turning used stalks into mulch, tools used, and sugar processing plants. Slides 1-20 are duplicated in slides 21-40; and slides 41-57 are duplictaed in slides 58-74.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-1 - S83-74
Farm workers

Migrant housing in Bryant, Florida

233957
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight prints of white-painted, wooden migrant houses. 5 May 1980.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-174 - P80-181
Farm workers

Citrus harvesters at work

234018
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Karl Holland was the photographer for the Florida Dept. of Commerce.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-93
Farm workers

Migrant farmers harvesting sweet potatoes

235057
Date
1985-09-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images are of Latino migrant workers harvesting sweet potatos; also includes images of pickers and tractor drivers. The Metro-Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artis...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4790 - S86-4802
Farm workers

Avis Cason cutting sugarcane for students at the 1990 Rural Folklife Days

236163
Date
1990-11-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

James Ambrose plowing his field

235606
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Plowing with a mule-drawn plow.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-393 - S83-411
Farm workers

Citrus worker Sonny Trask

237169
Date
1994-02-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet and 17 black and white images (plus negatives). Images of Trask bagging oranges.
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

S.M. Blackmon grinding corn

236731
Date
1983-06-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-six color slides. Field reserach for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Images of Blackmon grinding corn into meal.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S84-432 - S84-457
Farm workers

Harvesting tung tree fruit for tung oil

234016
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Holland was the photographer for the Florida Dept. of Commerce. Tung tree fruit were used to produce tung oil. Tung trees originate in China; imported to U.S. in 1904, and to Florida in the 1920s.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-88 - P81-89
Farm workers

Street vendor selling fruit - Miami, Florida

122564
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS865129
Farm workers

Harley Cason making cane syrup at the 1991 Rural Folklife Days

236165
Date
1991-11-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One prrof sheet with 36 black and white images (plus negatives). This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1991 Rural Folklife Days

236166
Date
1991-11-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-three color slides. Images of quilting (Jones and Bailey), lye soap making (Smith), and corn grist milling (Register). This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1991 Rural Folklife Days

236167
Date
1991-11-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images of quilting (Jones),canning (Norris), peanut brittle (Shaw), and corn grist milling. This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

Rural traditions demonstrations at the 1992 Rural Folklife Days

236168
Date
1992-11-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-four color slides. Images of quilting (Jones), sugar cane grinding (Dye), and corn shelling (Erixton). This festival was held each year at the Stephen Foster Center by the Florida Folklife Program.
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

East Indian grape arbor

235059
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. The Metro-Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4808 - S86-4815
Farm workers

Demonstrators for the Folk Arts in Schools in Lake City

236753
Date
1983-10-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. Three folklife demonstrators: Adams (broom maker), Porter (quilter) and Lanier (corn husker) in Lake City. Part of the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S84-688
Farm workers

Farm scenes in Jefferson County

235421
Date
1982-09-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images from a farm in Jefferson County, including broom making, chickens, sugar grinding, and other activities and structures.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-640 - S82-676
Farm workers

Sugar farm worker Horace Harris

236814
Date
1987-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Harris came to Florida in 1935 as a farmer with his father. Began working for Wedgeworth Farms in 1959, which grew leafy vegetables. In 1961, the farm began growing sugar. Harris managed the farm for them. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture...
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

Interview with fern grower James Taylor

234945
Date
1985-03-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with fern farmer Taylor, who discusses why Pierson was the center of fern belt; history of fern farming; laborers used on such farms; labor involved in growing ferns; selling ferns; his family history; and Latino workers. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two f...
Type
Sound
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Interview with sugar crop sprayer Justin Brown

236813
Date
1986-09-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Brown began working for US Sugar in 1950 -- he was recruited by them in Jamaica. He was hired as a cane cutter, which was usually done by hand with a machete. By the time of the interview, he was a supervisor of cane cutters. In the interview, he discusses being recruited in Ja...
Type
Sound
in the field; farm worker housing

Justin Brown demonstrating cane cutting to students

236854
Date
1987-04-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Demonstration for elementary school students. Brown began working for US Sugar in 1950 -- he was recruited by them in Jamaica. He was hired as a cane cutter, which was usually done by hand with a machete. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint ven...
Type
Still Image
Farm workers

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