Netmaking in Cortez, Florida

235037
Date
1986-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifteen color slides. Images of nets, netmending, and net making tools in Cortez. Includes four images of J. K. Jones mending a net. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Type
Still Image
Netmending

Net maker Billy Burbank and crew in Fernandina

235897
Date
1980-07-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifty-three color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S80-448 - S80-524
Netmending

Tool used to mend nets - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120325
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80493
Folklife Collection

Piled up fishing nets - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120326
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80494
Folklife Collection

Fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120327
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80496
Folklife Collection

Fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120329
Date
Not after 1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80499
Folklife Collection

Net maker Billy Burbank II in the middle of repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120314
Date
Not after 1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80475A
Folklife Collection

Net maker Billy Burbank II at work repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120316
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80479A
Folklife collection

Net maker in the process of repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120317
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80480A
Folklife Collection

Net maker finishing repairs of a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120319
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80482A
Folklife Collection

Worker repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120322
Date
Not after 1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80485
Folklife Collection

Close up view of fishing net repaired at Burbank Trawl Makers - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120331
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80506A
Folklife Collection

LaVon Gawn mending a fishing net - Pine Island, Florida

110610
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4720
Folklife collection

LaVon Gawn mending a fishing net - Pine Island, Florida

110611
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4721
Folklife collection

LaVon Gawn mending a fishing net - Pine Island, Florida

110612
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4722
Folklife collection

Billy Burbank II repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120312
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80473
Folklife Collection

Net maker Billy Burbank II beginning repair of a torn fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120313
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80474A
Folklife collection

Billy Burbank II repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120315
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80477
Folklife Collection

Billy Burbank II repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120318
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80481
Folklife Collection

Worker repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120320
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80483
Folklife collection

Worker repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120321
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80484
Folklife collection

Worker repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120323
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80487
Folklife collection

Worker repairing a fishing net - Fernandina Beach, Florida

120324
Date
Not after 1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS80489
Folklife Collection

Shrimping Documentary - raw footage

240917
Date
May 1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-54
, produced by the Florida Folklife

Interview with netmaker Buford Golden

240480
Date
11/12/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
1-4
the Florida Folklife Program

Gladys Valentine mending a fishing net

235042
Date
1986-08-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. Valentine mending a fishing net. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
Type
Still Image
Netmending

Filming a documentary on shrimping at Billy Burbanks net shop

236012
Date
1986-08-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Folklorist Bulger can be seen in a few slides, as well as WUFT-TV crew. Photos taken during fieldwork for video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV).
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-175 - S86-189
, and was made by the Florida Folklife

Netmaker Rickey Douberly at his shop

235347
Date
1988-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Images of Douberly making various types of nets. For an interview with Dourberly, see S 1618, box 5, tape 2. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-497 - S91-513
Florida Folklife Program

Interview with netmaker Rickey Douberly

235348
Date
1988-06-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Douberly learned net making from his father, who worked with Billy Burbank. Douberly was the only full time netmaker in Mayport at the time. He discusses learning net making; various types of nets: scallop and shrimp trawls, clam bags, cast nets, hoop nets, and jib nets; net parts; river fishing; repairing nets; a typical work day; netmaking tools; hanging nets; and the netmaking process. For images of Dourberly, see S 1577, v. 56. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 2
and the Florida Folklife Program

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