Ten proof sheets with 258 black and white images (plus negatives). Images of the Buck Island Ranch, including castrating and de-horning cattle; animal medicine practices; cow pens; cowboy tools and equipment; ranch hands; and cattle. Created as fieldwork for both the apprenticehsip program and the ...
One audio cassette. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on...
One audio cassette tape. Curly Dekle discusses rodeos, cattle ranges, and care of cattle including rounding up cattle and cattle-dipping, early rodeos and changes in rodeo. He also discusses his family history and the history of Florida Crackers.
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer served as emcee. Curly Dekle discusses his background in rodeo and Florida cattle raising. He tells what the cow whip is used for and gives demonstration at the end. He also talks about current rodeo.
One audio cassette tape. Charley Dean continues from C01-70 discussing saddlemaking. Joe "Wormy" Wasserman (interviewed by Bob Stone) discusses ranching, cowhunting, screw flies and buzzards.
One audio cassette tape. Hansen served as emcee. Paco Charlie Dean, saddlemaker continues from C01-90 discussing his craft. Wormy Wasserman, a 1970s cow hunter and cow camper discusses the practice of cow hunting.
One audio cassette tape. Hansen served as emcee. Wormy Wasserman continues from C01-91 discussing cow hunting. Randy and Jacque Minger discuss ranching skills, particularly horse shoes. See C01-69 for further description of their work.
One audio cassette tape. Hansen and Bucuvalas served as emcee. Randy and Jacque Minger continue from C01-92 discussing cow-catching, rodeo and horse shoeing. Tina Bucuvalas interviews Walter Bruce Crouse who is trained in the art of building and repairing wooden boats.
Sixteen color slides. A Texas native, he learned to horseshoe in the U.S. Army in 1952, and moved to Florida after his discharge to take a 3-year farrier apprenticeship. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 th...
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