Shrimping Documentary - raw footage

240917
Date
May 1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-54

Fishing All My Days: Florida Shrimping Tradition

238617
Date
1986-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 29 minutes. Documentary on Fernandina's shrimping industry, produced by the Florida Folklife Program and WUFT-TV 5 of Gainesville (the local PBS station, affiliated with the University of Florida.) The video can be viewed online through the Folkstreams web page ...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-12

Shrimping Video - working tapes (Blessing of Fleet: Father Baker interview)

238820
Date
1985-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 60 minutes. Father Baker describes the practice and background of the blessing ritual, boat builders describe the process of building boats and how they came to the United States and the boat-building business, Henry Xynides, Nicki and son - boat builders. Raw f...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-36

Filming a documentary on shrimping at Billy Burbanks net shop

236012
Date
1986-08-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Folklorist Bulger can be seen in a few slides, as well as WUFT-TV crew. Photos taken during fieldwork for video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV).
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-175 - S86-189

Filming documentary at the Burbank netmaking shop

236204
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Folklorist Bulger can be seen in a few slides, as well as WUFT-TV crew. Photos taken during fieldwork for video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV).
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-302 through S86-315

Interview with net maker Billy Burbank

239118
Date
1980-07-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. In the interview, longtime net maker and Fernandina resident Billy Burbank III discusses the history and practices of the net making trade. The interview begins with Burbank describing how his grandfather began the family business, Burbank Trawlmakers Inc., in 1915. Since then, Bur...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-82

Shrimping Documentary - Interviews with Freddy and David Backman and John Versaggi

240901
Date
May 1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-38

Interview with netmaker William (Billy) Burbank

238897
Date
1984-07-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Billy Burbank discusses the family net-making industry including the differences in net types; Burbank family innovations in net making; problems with modern shrimp industry; differences between his nets and his father's and grandfather's; difference in cost between his nets an...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-150

Interview with netmaker and shrimper Jimmy Carden

238898
Date
1984-08-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Jimmy Carden discusses shrimping and net-making; his family history; learning fishing and net-making from his father; types of nets and the materials involved in making them; state of the modern shrimping industry; importance of dreams in his father's (Candy Carden) net-making;...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-151

Filming of the shrimping video documentary, Fishing All My Days

234300
Date
1986-08-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-three black and white images. Photos taken during the filming of a video documentary on Florida shrimping called Fishing All My Days, and was made by the Florida Folklife Program, and the University of Florida (WUFT-TV). 1: Burbank Net Shop; 2: William Burbank, Jr, and Wi...
Type
Still Image

Interview with shrimpers Robert Lannon and Jean Vangoidstnoven (aka Capt. Van)

238896
Date
1984-07-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Robert Lannon discusses the Fernandina shrimping industry in its early days (1930s?); differences between prices for shrimp then and now; shrimp becoming more of a commercial product for export to other cities in the US such as New York and the importance of Italian (Italian-Am...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-148

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