Loggers in Milton, Florida

233853
Date
1989-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Shows Clyde Foster measuring trees and Jeff Elliot cutting logs with a chainsaw. There are also four slides of a feller buncher in operation.
Type
Still Image

Clyde Foster interview for the Forest Industries Project

233845
Date
1989-01-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Poor sonic quality. Mr. Foster grew up in Munson, Florida where his father ran a general store. Mr. Foster buys timber to be cut into logs and for chipping into pulpwood. His buying trips are called timber cruising. The interview describes the process.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 5

Clyde Foster measuring the circumference of a tree in Milton.

271415
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0289A

Close-up view of Clyde Foster measuring the circumference of a tree in Milton.

266715
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0189A

Forest industries in Florida

233905
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four black and white proof sheets with 135 images. Sheet #1: 4-37 -- Blountstown hardware dealer Sheet #2: 4-10 -- Ralph Dupree, barrel maker, in Esto, Florida 11-15 L.E. Williams with Dupree recording his oral history 18-21 Kent Ramsey, turpentiner with cat-faced trees 22-25 Bill Leavins of Ponce ...
Type
Still Image

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