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Grant, F., Mar. 21, 1979. David Taylor interviewing Fred Grant regarding boatbuilding.
Descriptive TitleGrant, F., Mar. 21, 1979. David Taylor interviewing Fred Grant regarding boatbuilding.
CategoryObjects
Work
TopicBoatbuilding
Architecture, building and construction
Boats
Fishers
Fishing
Fishing boats
Fishing equipment
Tools and Equipment
KeywordsWooden boats
Wooden objects
Person as TopicGrant, Fred
DescriptionDavid Taylor interviewing Fred Grant regarding boatbuilding, New Perlican, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland. Interview takes place March 21, 1979. Mr. Grant discusses methods and materials used in boatbuilding. He tells of his time spent working as a fisher, miner, woodsman, mechanic, and painter.
Date1979-03-21
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantGrant, Fred
Biographical DataFred Grant lived in different places throughout Newfoundland and Labrador, including St. John's and New Perlican. He served in World War 2 and worked several jobs throughout his life. he worked as a fisher, miner, mechanic, woodsman, and painter. He also served as mayor of New Perlican.
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-New Perlican; Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador-St. John's; Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Winterton
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-New Perlican
FormatAudio/wma
Extent17:47 minutes; 16.3 MB
TypeSound
Resource TypeAudio
LanguageEng
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. David Taylor Collection 79-590
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Knowledge and Skills to Produce Traditional Crafts
CONTENTdm file name34.wma
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