Rattlesnake Round-up

235739
Date
1976-10-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Rattlesnake round-ups are when a community gathers/hunts rattlesnakes in the local woods to 'clean up' the area. By the 1990s, the San Antonio Round-up, held each October, evolved into the San Antonio Rattlesnake Festival, focusing on environmental education and festival act...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-21 - S77-39

Leisure sports and fishing workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237440
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Sawin served as emcee. They discuss earthworm catching (including earthworm grunting), catching and selling gopher tortoises, types of fish bait, catching suckerfish, and other fishing folklore. They also disucss hunting, and alligator hunting, as well as insects and p...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-82
Item ID
T89-83

Leisure sports and fishing workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237417
Date
1989-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. They discuss earthworm catching (including earthworm grunting), catching and selling gopher tortoises, types of fish bait, catching suckerfish, and other fishing folklore.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-59
Item ID
T89-60

Leisure sports and fishing workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237430
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Sawin served as emcee. They discuss earthworm catching (including earthworm grunting), catching and selling gopher tortoises, types of fish bait, catching suckerfish, and other fishing folklore.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-71
Item ID
T89-72

Hendry family interview

238223
Date
1984-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four reel-to-reel recordings. The Hendry family discuss moving to the area, their neighbors, the local community, church services, quilting bees, games, making cane syrup and candy, hunting, spring wells, cooking (e.g. chitterlings, goats, gopher tortoises), making charcoal, and several humorous st...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-207
Item ID
T85-208
Item ID
T85-206
Item ID
T85-205

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