Interview with Minorcan potato farmer Willis Solano

238247
Date
1983-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Solano, a Minorcan potato farmer who had farmed them since he was eighteen years old, discusses fertilizing, irrigating, and clearing soil for growing Irish potatoes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-44

Interview with Minorcan ranchers Willis Solano and Albert Triay

238242
Date
1983-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Solano and Triay discuss Minorcan ranching traditions. They talk about the different types of cows they have worked with; the reasons behind branding cows and marking their ears; and other ranching-relate...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-39

Minorcan workshop (with Donnie Gader, Albert Triay and Willis Solano) at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

238248
Date
1983-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at the Minorcan Folklife Area at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival. Side 1: Donnie Gader tells collector Wickman about folk songs and poems and Albert Triay and Willis Solano discuss ranching and potato farming with Peggy Bulger. Side 2: Traiy and Wickman continue their dis...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-45

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