Sugar farm worker Horace Harris

236814
Date
1987-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Harris came to Florida in 1935 as a farmer with his father. Began working for Wedgeworth Farms in 1959, which grew leafy vegetables. In 1961, the farm began growing sugar. Harris managed the farm for them. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture...
Type
Still Image

A New Day Dawning For the Tomato Industry

253351
Date
1970s
Collection
Video
Description
This film starts with a "silent film" sequence of an old-time tomato farmer. Then, the film takes us through modern farming techniques in South Florida. The equipment and techniques are shown with migrant workers doing the labor. Viewers even see the living area provided for the workers. Packing is ...
Video Details
19:45; color; sound; V-48 CA062; S. 828

Farm workers gather gladiolus in a field - Fort Myers, Florida

55609
Date
1947
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c003225

Farm workers in the field at Chipola Nurseries - Marianna, Florida

56511
Date
1950
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c013315

Farm workers in the field at Chipola Nurseries - Marianna, Florida

56512
Date
1950
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c013316

Farm workers in the field at Chipola Nurseries - Marianna, Florida

56531
Date
1950
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c013991

Farm workers with the ferns in the greenhouse - Leesburg, Florida

56534
Date
1950
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c013999

Members of United Farm Workers of America at press conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112655
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0410

Members of United Farm Workers of America at press conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112656
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0411

Workers harvesting tobacco

234017
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three black and white prints. Workers harvesting shade tobacco. Can also be found online on the Florida Photographic collection website.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-90 - P81-92

Harvesting sugarcane with tractor

234022
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-97

Tung tree harvesters

234023
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six black and white prints.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-98 - P81-103

Migrant farmers harvesting sweet potatoes

235057
Date
1985-09-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images are of Latino migrant workers harvesting sweet potatos; also includes images of pickers and tractor drivers. The Metro-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 artis...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4790 - S86-4802

Farm workers in the nursery - Delray Beach, Florida

57402
Date
1958
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c027936

Annette Machek helps her father plant bulbs - Delray Beach, Florida

57405
Date
1958
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c027939

Farm workers in the field - Delray Beach, Florida

57407
Date
1958
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c027941

Farm workers plant bulbs in the field - Delray Beach, Florida

57408
Date
1958
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
c027942

Farm workers' press conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112511
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0261

Farm workers' press conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112513
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0263

Member of United Farm Workers of America at a press conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112663
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0418

United Farm Workers of America at a press conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112592
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0346

Members of United Farm Workers of America at a press conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112662
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0417

Agricultural laborers at a FERA transient camp - Collier County, Florida

140035
Date
1935
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
N030467

African American laborers in a cotton field.

324536
Date
1885?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
DG2404

Citrus harvesters at work

234018
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Karl Holland was the photographer for the Florida Dept. of Commerce.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-93

Quilt maker Grace Scaff and farmer Jesse Tyre at North Hamilton County Elementary School

236122
Date
1982-05-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school programs conducted by a fo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1341 - S82-1357

S.M. Blackmon grinding corn

236731
Date
1983-06-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-six color slides. Field reserach for the 1983 Folk Arts in the Schools program. Images of Blackmon grinding corn into meal.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S84-432 - S84-457

Farm workers in the field - Wakulla County, Florida

55403
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
ad015

African American woman at the Migrant Workers Press Conference - Tallahassee, Florida.

112410
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FFL0158

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