Family Forestry Businesses Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237428
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. The Baxleys discuss their logging business, including contracts, the process of logging, their workers, working with Georgia Pacific, and duties of their workers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-70

Lynn Wadley playing the musical saw at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237434
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rosenberg served as emcee. She was joined by guitarist Doug Pease.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-77

Mangum Trio performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237081
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee. The trio consisted of Larry Mangum, Terry Campbell, and Kevin Banks.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-27

Logging Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237410
Date
1989-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rosenberg served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of Rosenberg's work of the Florida Forest Industries Project. They discuss training for logging, typical day logging, safety hazards, and superstitions. Afterwards, logger Bryan played fiddle tunes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-53

Sawmill Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237426
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. They discuss the history of portable sawmills, dipping pine in chemicals, quality of wood, ban saws, forzen lumber, losing fingers, safety, stacking lumber, and roughwood.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-68

Logging Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237433
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rosenberg served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of Rosenberg's work of the Florida Forest Industries Project. They discuss training for logging, typical day logging, safety hazards, and superstitions. Afterwards, logger Bryan played fiddle tunes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-76

Firefighting Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237435
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rosenberg served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of Rosenberg's work of the Florida Forest Industries Project. They discuss training for causes of forest fires, their intensity, equipment and clothing used, and tactics employed.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-77

Swing Fever and the Fretless Wonders Band performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237080
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee. Swing Fever was a dance troupe out of Gainesville, and consisted of Bart Ruark, and Marietta Massey. The Band consisted of Betsy Palmer (guitar), Richard Lefts (violin), and Mark Mackelvie (bass). A Song For Will was written in tribute of the late...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-26

Land Management workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237432
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Rosenberg served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of Rosenberg's work of the Florida Forest Industries Project. They discuss prescribed burns, growing of timber trees, caring for longleaf pine, what is land management, measuring and plotting trees, and education fo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-74
Item ID
T89-75

Women of Forestry Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237427
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Sawin served as emcee. A discussion that arose out of the Florida Forest Industries Project. Summers was a forest fire fighter, Dye was a supervisor at Corbitt Cypress Mill in White Springs, Baxley ran a logging business, and Pywell was a professor of Forestry at UF. Th...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-69

Jeannie Fitchen performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237082
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Hansen served as emcee. Often called the 'Queen of Florida Folk,' Fitchen debuted at the Florida Folk Festival at fifteen in 1966 as Eugenia Sisinni. Born in Orlando, Fitchen has played most of the festivals ever since, as well as many others including the Beers' Fox Ho...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-27
Item ID
T91-28

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