Wooden handle oyster knives made by Loys Cain.

122903
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88472

Two wooden handled oyster knives made by Loys Cain - Apalachicola, Florida

122793
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88241

Michael Sapp with his fiddle and knives

236556
Date
1986-11-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Taken in his home. Images of Sapp with the fiddle and knives he made. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Progra...
Type
Still Image

Knives made by Bobby Jones

236273
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Jones was a self-taught knife maker, making the handles and blades. In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 199...
Type
Still Image

Knife on display as part of a folk exhibit

107465
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0535

Boy cutting a palmetto - Tampa, Florida

120903
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS822033

Boy cutting a palmetto - Tampa, Florida

120902
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS822029

Loys Cain making an oyster knife - Eastpoint, Florida

122984
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88670

Knife maker Loys Cain with finished oyster knife - Eastpoint, Florida

122993
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88684

Knife maker Loys Cain with finished oyster knife - Eastpoint, Florida

122994
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88685

Willie Gillard cleaning an opossum for cooking - Tampa, Florida

120861
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821936

Wood carver Chuck Carr making fishing lures in his garage

236240
Date
1989-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides.
Type
Still Image

Bobby Johns wood carvings

233887
Date
1989-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Examples of Johns's work, including carved walking canes and wooden handled knives.
Type
Still Image

Willie Gillard and Dessie Oliver cleaning and preparing opossum for eating

235598
Date
1982-11-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty-seven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1899 - S82-1968

Tools used by Robert Rudd to make cypress furniture- Lake Worth, Florida

106665
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1340

Loys Cain makes a knife handle - Eastpoint, Florida

122991
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88680

Loys Cain makes a knife handle - Eastpoint, Florida

122992
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88681

Mike Berg making a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123265
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9113

Lucreaty Clark cutting a piece of white oak off the basket

120105
Date
Not after 1979
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS79839

Lucreaty Clark cutting a piece of white oak off the basket

120107
Date
Not after 1979
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS79840

Willie Gillard cutting the feet off of the opossum - Tampa, Florida

120866
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821952

Willie Gillard cutting the feet off of the opossum - Tampa, Florida

120867
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821953

Willie Gillard cutting the head off of the opossum - Tampa, Florida

120868
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821955

Mike Berg carving a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123278
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9120

Tool used to mend nets - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120325
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80493

Mike Berg carving the head of a duck decoy - Jacksonville, Florida

123271
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9115

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

Lucreaty Clark making split oak baskets (entire process)

235858
Date
1979-11-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
142 color slides. Clark demonstrating the entire process of making split white oak baskets, from gathering wood to the finished product. A number of these slides are missing (the 142 figure denotes the number of slides that are not missing.) <br />
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S79-638 - S79-853

Charlie Malcolm carving on his porch

236100
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. Located on Hwy 131 in Columbia County. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1064

Interview with oyster shucking knife maker Loys Cain

235014
Date
1986-10-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Cain, who made oyster shucking knives. He was born on 15 October, 1909 in Lynn Haven, Florida. Shucking is the removal of oysters from their shell. For images of Cain, see S 1577, v. 46; and S 1592, box 4, folder 1. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the ...
Type
Sound

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