Oyster skiffs in Eastpoint

237150
Date
1993-03-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with ten black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Cletis Anderson tonging for oysters

106977
Date
Not after 1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA158468

Nancy Nusz culling oysters - Apalachicola Bay, Florida

122805
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88267

Buddy Maddox demonstrating cast nets and oyster tongs

234765
Date
1984-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. Demonstrating the use and manufacture of cast nets and oyster tongs.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-623 - S85-634

Folklorist David Taylor culling oysters - Apalachicola Bay, Florida

122806
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88268

Corky Richards and his apprentice making oyster tongs

234304
Date
1987-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty three slides, with negatives. Images of Corky Richards with Rodney Richards on making oyster tongs for harvesting oysters in Apalachicola Bay. Includes three images of Rodney Richards playing the guitar.
Type
Still Image

Ken Folsom demonstrating oyster tongs at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

236726
Date
1987-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. Folsom, standing on a two-story scaffolding, demonstrating the use of oyster tongs.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S89-1226 - S89-1237

Mike Hilchey collecting oysters on Simpson's Creek.- Jacksonville, Florida

107919
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0993

Mike Hilchey collecting oysters on Simpson's Creek.- Jacksonville, Florida

107921
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0995

Mike Hilchey getting a sack to gather oysters on Simpson's Creek.- Jacksonville, Florida

107918
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0992

Mike Hilchey collecting oysters on Simpson's Creek.- Jacksonville, Florida

107920
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0994

Mike Hilchey collecting oysters on Simpson's Creek.- Jacksonville, Florida

107922
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0996

Mike Hilchey with sack and bucket of oysters collected from Simpson's Creek.- Jacksonville, Florida

107923
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0997

Mike Hilchey pouring collected oysters out of a bucket and into a sack - Jacksonville, Florida

107924
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0998

Mike Hilchey with sack and bucket of oysters collected from Simpson's Creek.- Jacksonville, Florida

107925
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0999

Interview with oysterer Jeff Hewett

240484
Date
11/12/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
18

Apalachicola oysterers

235003
Date
1986-10-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-two color slides. 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,...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-539 - S88-554; S88-569 - S88-574

Interview with jazz musician Billy Rolle

240485
Date
12/10/1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
11

Oyster fishers Ken Folsom and Cletus Anderson

235006
Date
1986-11-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-six color slides. Images of oysters Folsom and Anderson fishing for oyster from their oyster skiffs in Apalachicola Bay. Includes a couple of images of folklorist Nancy Nusz. For her images of Folsom and Anderson, see S 1577, v. 46. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Fol...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-593 - S88-628

Interview with fisher Frank "Sonny Boy" Segree

234989
Date
1986-11-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with fisher Segree in Eastpoint. Segree discusses oystering; shrimping; family history; growing up in the Panhandle; life during the Depression; netmaking; boatbuilding; oystering; crabbing; trot lines; arrival of motors; shrimping; star navigation; catching flounder; ...
Type
Sound

Interview with fish house owner Grady Leavins

235021
Date
1986-10-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels (also copied onto audio cassette). Interview with fish house owner Grady Leavins. He discusses his early life in Pensacola; learning the oyster fishing trade; local oystermen; opening his own seafood business; the oystering process; boats; the seafood industry; harvesting clams; Fl...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Reel 1
Item ID
Reel 2

Oyster fishers Ken Folsom and Cletus Anderson

235007
Date
1986-11-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
100 color slides. Images of oysterers Folsom and Anderson fishing for oyster from their oyster skiffs in Apalachicola Bay. Traces the process from leaving the dock to bringing the catch back to the seafood dealer. Includes a few images of folkorist David Taylor. For his images of Folsom and Anderson...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-721 - S88-801; S88-813 - S88-832

Oyster fishers Ken Folsom and Cletus Anderson

235008
Date
1986-11-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven contact sheets with 252 black and white images; plus negatives and logs. Images are of oyster fishers Folsom and Anderson fishing for oysters from their oyster skiffs in Apalachicola Bay. Traces the process from leaving the dock to bringing the catch back to the seafood dealer. Includes imag...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
Envelopes 17-21

Interview with oyster fisher Mike Hilchey

235302
Date
1985-08-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Discusses Hilchey's family involvement in oyster fishing (going back to his great-grandfather); boat making; oyster regulation; learning oystering; descriptions of local oyster areas such as Simpson's Creek; vernacular names for oysters; names of oyster beds; oyster seasons; lo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-197

Interview with fisher Angelo Fichera

235022
Date
1986-11-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels (also copied onto audio cassette). Interview with fisher Angelo Fichera, whose family came from Sicily. He fished for oysters, clams, shrimps, and sturgeon. He discusses Italian and Greek communities in Apalachicola; his fisher father; oystering; fishing boats; mullet and sturgeon ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Reel 5
Item ID
Reel 6

Ken Folsom collects oysters using oyster tongs - Apalachicola Bay, Florida

122950
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88593

Ken Folsom collects oysters using oyster tongs - Apalachicola Bay, Florida

122951
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88595

Ken Folsom collects oysters using oyster tongs - Apalachicola Bay, Florida

122952
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88596

Cletis Anderson tongs for oysters : Apalachicola Bay, Florida

123011
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88723

Cletis Anderson using oyster tongs - Apalachicola Bay, Florida

123013
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS88728

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