Ferns growing under a plastic roof - Pierson, Florida

121734
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851642

Ferns growing - Pierson, Florida

121735
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851648

Ferns growing - Pierson, Florida

121736
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851651

Hammock ferns growing - Pierson, Florida

121737
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851654

Hammock ferns growing - Pierson, Florida

121738
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851660

Religious images and silver spray painted ferns - Seville, Florida

121722
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851591

Box lined with plastic and ready to be packed with ferns at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115985
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86123A

Box lined with plastic and being packed with ferns at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115988
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86127A

Workers loading Leatherleaf ferns in cart at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115979
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP861213

Workers cutting ferns and carrying bunches to cart at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115984
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86123

Worker stacking Leatherleaf ferns in cart at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115986
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86124

Workers loading Leatherleaf ferns in cart at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115987
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86127

View of the leather leaf ferns under saran shade covering at the Albin Hagstrom & Son fernery - Pierson, Florida

106505
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1253

Leatherleaf ferns loaded in washing tank at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115981
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP861218

Hammock ferns growing under the shade covering of Myrtle brush at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115990
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86128A

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

Fern Farm

234878
Date
1985-03-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of a typical fern farm owned by Bonnie Jones, located in an area known as the fern belt. The ferns are under plastic wrap to protect them from freezing. Many of the plants are brown from the recent January freeze. Ferns were often used by Mexican Americans as food additiv...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1642 - S85-1661

Leather leaf fern gone to seed at the Albin Hagstrom & Son fernery - Pierson, Florida

106504
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1252

Susie Jim Billie collecting fern leaves for medical use - Big Cypress Reservation, Florida

122591
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86532

Susie Jim Billie collecting fern leaves for medical use - Big Cypress Reservation, Florida

122605
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS86616

Boxes in packing plant at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115983
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86121A

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 4)

238133
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Owens served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that roiginated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Folklorist Figgen served as moderator for the workshop. The workshop came out of research for the St. Johns River Survey. Grimm discussed pinata...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-112

Martha at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115991
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP86129

Interview with fern farm worker Marie Castillo

234934
Date
1985-01-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with fernery worker Marie Castillo, a Mexican migrant. Recorded in her kitchen, Castillo discussed Mexican migration patterns; fern farming; pinata making; religion; adjusting to Florida; family history; music; and community rites. In winter 1985, the Bureau contract...
Type
Sound

Bags of rubber bands in the back of a truck at the Hagstrom family fernery - Pierson, Florida

115982
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP861219

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