Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107975
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2046

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107976
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2047

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107977
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2048

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107978
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2049

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107979
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2050

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107980
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2051

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107983
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2052

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107984
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2053

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107985
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2054

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107989
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2058

Glen Simmons navigating his way through the "River of Grass" on his glades skiff- Florida City, Florida.

107990
Date
Not after 1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA2059

Recording of jungle cruise spiel by Don Utz, glass bottom boat captain and tour guide at Silver Springs

238298
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Features a jungle cruise tour spiel conducted by Don Utz. Utz discusses features of the plants, animals, and waterways at Silver Springs.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-129

Boats in Myron Warr's shop

234867
Date
1985-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of comme...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1499 - S85-1511

Evening view of the St. Johns River

234889
Date
1985-01-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercia...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1770 - S85-1774

Interview with Myakka City resident Ellen Richardson

238236
Date
1984-06-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Richardson talks about environmental concerns of Myakka City. The Myakka Community Profile Project was conducted between October 1983 and March 1984 through a partnership with the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, and the Florida Folklife Program, funded by the Florida Endowment ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-226

Wakulla Springs boat tours

234366
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of Wakulla Springs, a popular tourist attraction located just south of Tallahassee that offered boat tours and lodging. One of the features on the tours was Henry the Fish, a bass fish that would appear to jump over a pole when called. I...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-342

Homosassa Springs tourist attraction

234385
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with twenty black and white images. Images of Homosassa Springs tourist attraction located near the Gulf Coast. These images document a typical river boat tour at the park as well as the park attractions, such as the Fishbowl -- an underwater fish viewing facility. In the mid-1980s, ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-344

Apalachicola oysterers

235003
Date
1986-10-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-two color slides. 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 cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews,...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-539 - S88-554; S88-569 - S88-574

Shrimp boats in Apalachicola Bay

235004
Date
1986-11-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. 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 cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, t...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S88-555 - S88-567

Maritime images of Cedar Key

235034
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Images of various waterfronts and workers in Cedar Key. 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 cultures, and utilizing phot...
Type
Still Image

Images of maritime life in Cortez, Florida

235036
Date
1986-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifiteen color slides. Images of the waterfront area at Cortez, Florida. 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 cultures, and utilizing photographs...
Type
Still Image

Scenes leading into the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation

235194
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape programs for use by schools, community groups, and other educational outlets. One pr...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-657 - S83-672

Scenes of Alligator Alley

235198
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. The photos taken on a drive down Alligator Alley, including one of Belland's car. The images were created for the Florida Folklife Program's Seminole Slide and Tape Project, a program sponsored by the American Express Company in 1982-1983 to create two educational slide/tape progr...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-697 - S83-705

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

Boat tours at Homosassa Springs

235409
Date
1980-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Forty-two color slides. Images of Homosassa Springs boat tours and drivers. Homosassa Springs has been a tourist attraction since the 1920s. The incarnation of the attraction seen in these images dates from the 1960s. (The area is now a Florida state park.) Images are of the boat drivers ( Richard S...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S81-886 - S81-927

Boat tours at Wakulla Springs

235468
Date
1980-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Images of boat tours at Wakulla Springs, a tourist attraction dating back to the 1930s. Many of the tours and features (such as the pole vaulting fish, a bass fish which rubs its gills on a wooden pole in the spring) date back to the 1800s. Images include the river, fauna...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1556 - S82-1632

Boat builder Glen Simmons on his Evergaldes skiff

236233
Date
1989-03-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty color slides. Images of Simmons demonstrating his wooden skiff in the Everglades. Simmons was one of the last makers of wooden Everglades skiffs, which were used to fish and hunt in the shallow wetlands of South Florida. A self described 'gladesman,' Simmons grew up near the Everglades huntin...
Type
Still Image

Views of Lake Okeechobee from Belle Glade

236822
Date
1988-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. 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 folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add...
Type
Still Image

Interview with boat builder Glen Simmons

240757
Date
11/25/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
23-24

Interview with boat builder Glen Simmons

240758
Date
06/29/1992
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
25-26

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