Cuban decorative iron work

235084
Date
1985-07-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Examples of decorative iron work. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4998 - S86-5002

Sculptor Stanley Papio's art and museum

235744
Date
1977-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Known locally as Barefoot Stanley, Papio moved from Canada to Key Largo in 1948 where he began creating welded art. He eventually opened a museum at his studio to display his art.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-109 - S77-119

Jacob Sheiniuk with his metal sculptures

235074
Date
1985-08-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. Metal sculptor and wood carver Sheiniuk with examples of his work. Sheiniuk is originally from Lithuania. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special fo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4975 - S86-4984

Making shrimp trawl doors

234964
Date
1985-07-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides. Images of William Beasley's metal shrimp trawl doors at Adam's Welding Shop in Mayport. 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 cu...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-156 - S88-159

Corky Richards making oyster tongs

234992
Date
1986-11-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of Corky Richards making oyster tongs. He also worked as a cabinetmaker. More images may be found in S 1592, box 4, folder 3. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Proj...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-475 - S88-487

Corky Richards making oyster tongs

234993
Date
1986-11-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of Corky Richards making oyster tongs. He also worked as a cabinetmaker. More images can be found in S 1577, v. 45. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Mar...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
Envelope 22

The Folklife Apprentice Area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

235885
Date
1987-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some ex...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S93-284 - S93-300

Rodney and Corky Richards making oyster tongs

235821
Date
1987-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty color slides. Rodney served as Corky's apprentice between 1986 and 1987. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to k...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S93-160 - S93-171; S93-212 - S93-229

Interview with artist Jacob Sheiniuk

235075
Date
1985-08-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel (plus copied onto cassette: C86-61). Interview with metal sculptor and wood carver Sheiniuk in is home. Originally from Lithuania, he discusses learning wood carving from his father; welding in the US; themes behind his sculpture; Biblical themes; inspirations; and exhibiting his a...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-18
Item ID
C86-61*

Interview with oyster tong maker Corky Richards

234994
Date
1986-11-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Corky Richards on making oyster tongs. He discusses carpentry; work as a cabinet maker; making tongs; local oystermen; and use of the tongs. For images of Richards, see S 1577, v. 45. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the...
Type
Sound

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