An abandoned fish house on the St. Johns River

234919
Date
1985-02-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Images of fisher Jackie Bennett at his father Doc Bennett's old fish house. Images of hoop nets, tar pots, a table for fish cleaning, and an old building. In winter 1985, the Bureau joined with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeast...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-2392 - S85-2400

Woody Woodward making artificial worm fishing lures

234399
Date
1980-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Woodward, with Al Jones, made artificial fishing worms out of plastic for sale in Happy's Bait and Tackle Shop in Inverness. Begun in the 1960s, the idea came to Woody and Al when they noticed that fish only struck worms that floated at the surface by their tails. Therefor...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-358

Maritime folklife in the Big Bend Area

234381
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of various fishing-related folklife in the Big Bend area. 1-19: Steve Moody, and wife, with their stone crab traps; 20-21: Woody Worms in stores; 22-24: Tackle shop storefront; 25-36: George Calvert with wooden fish traps. Date: Fall 198...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-339

Cast netting on the Ribault River

235240
Date
1984-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Images of an unidentified male cast-fishing with a cast net in the Ribault River. 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 ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4040

Wright Tackle Shop

235459
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Slide S82-1459 is missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1453 - S82-1462

Woody Woodward making artifical worms for fishing

235474
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-two color slides. Woody's Worms were sold at Happy's Bait and Tackle Shop (pictured in slide S82-1710). The images show Woodward making plastic worms in his workshop.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1697 - S82-1706

George Calvert's wooden fish traps

235475
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. Slide S82-1736 is missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1697 - S82-1706

Maria Birchfield making lead sinkers for her cast net

235613
Date
1982-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-475 - S83-479

Fishing boats in Clewiston

235671
Date
1984-11-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Various boats including an Okeechobee skip-jack and johnboats, along with fish and crab traps. 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 kno...
Type
Still Image

Fly fishers Carl Hanson and apprentice Jason Keil

235941
Date
1989-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Born in Saginaw, Michigan, Hanson grew up in Rockport, Massachusetts, where he learned to tie fly fish lines from his grandfather. Saltwater fly fishing became popular in Florida in the 1960s. For more information on Keil and Hanson, see S 1640, box 8, folder 8. The Folk Arts...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-431 - S95-437; S95-473 - S95-484

Fly-tying workshop

236530
Date
1987-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six color slides. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, 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 th...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
1-6

Fisher Ben hartig demonstrating his fishing tackle

236793
Date
1987-09-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Hartig came to Florida with his family in 1957. Fishes from a 26' boat with nets and rod and reels. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between...
Type
Still Image

Interview with fishers Ben Hartig and David Snyder

236794
Date
1987-09-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording at Hartig's house. Hartig and Snyder discuss South Florida fishing. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folk...
Type
Sound

Fishing sinker-making shop

233785
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Black and white 9.5 x 14 inch photographic print. Photograph of Hubert Whitworth's shop for making fishing line sinkers.
Type
Still Image

Carl Hanson and his apprentice Jason Keil tying fly fishing lines

235905
Date
1989-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Born in Saginaw, Michigan, Hanson grew up in Rockport, Massachusetts, where he learned to tie fly fish lines from his grandfather. Saltwater fly fishing became popular in Florida in the 1960s. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-184 - S95-260

Fishing guides David and Fred Futch

235947
Date
1988-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-five 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 som...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-504 - S95-583

Hoop netting in the St. Johns River

234918
Date
1985-02-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
117 color slides. Images of fisher Jackie Bennett hoop netting in the St. Johns River, then sorting, weighing, and hauling his catch for market. A hoop net is a fish trap made of several wooden or metal hoops of decreasing diameter joined by cotton netting that was made for river use. It was tied to...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-2335 - S85-2391, S85-2401 - S85-2460

Cane pole maker and fisher Martha Russell

235415
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-585 - S82-590

Flounder boat

235463
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1491 - S82-1492

Wood carver Chuck Carr making fishing lures in his garage

236240
Date
1989-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides.
Type
Still Image

Images of the Big Bend Folklife Survey

234404
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images, plus negatives. 1-22: Woody Woodward making his artificial worm fishing lures; 23-32: Czechoslovakian needlework; 33-36: fishing lures made by Woody Woodward. Woodward, with Al Jones, made artificial fishing worms out of plastic for sale in Hap...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-367

Fishing rod maker J. Dunlap in his shop

235461
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Slide S82-1471 is missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1467 - S82-1476

Wood fish traps made by Lenton Ball

235473
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Slide S82-1704 is missing. Slides S82-1702 and 1703 are of Ball's home.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1697 - S82-1706

Max Dooley and apprentice Reginald Reese making cast nets

235946
Date
1993-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
97 color slides. Originally born in Georgia, Dooley was a long-time Florida fisher and net maker. Reis, a Portuguese American fisher, was funded to learn to make and repair cast nets. He had to make one 8 foot and one 10 foot net. For more images of the two, see S 1640, box 16, folder 6. For more i...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S95-584 - S95-660

Chuck Carr making fishing lures

233865
Date
1989-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Images of Carr carving, painting, and displaying hand-made fishing lures.
Type
Still Image

Net making shop

234012
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. 15 January 1981.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-83

Kew West fishers and shrimpers

234111
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. July 1977
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P77-87, P77-88

Artificial worms

234380
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Woody Woodward and Al Jones with plastic worms Woodward made as fishing lures. Woodward, with Al Jones, made artificial fishing worms out of plastic for sale in Happy's Bait and Tackle Shop in Inverness. Begun in the 1960s, the idea came to Woo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-338

Perdido Bay Tackle Shop

235455
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides. Slide S82-1401 is missing. Images of a tackle shop with crab traps and shrimp nets.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1399 - S82-1406

Hubert Whitworth making shrimp nets with a crew in his shop

235462
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. Slide S82-1484 is missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1478 - S82-1490

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