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Burrage, A., Part 1. David Taylor interviewing Alex Burrage regarding boatbuilding.
Descriptive TitleBurrage, A., Part 1. David Taylor interviewing Alex Burrage regarding boatbuilding.
CategoryWork
TopicArchitecture, building and construction
Boatbuilding
Boats
KeywordsWooden objects
Wooden boats
Person as TopicBurrage, Alex, 1909-
DescriptionPart one of David Taylor's interview with Alex Burrage regarding boatbuilding. Mr. Burrage discusses the methods and materials used in boatbuilding, the types of boats in his area, towns' reputations for boatbuilding, changes in his boat designs, and the future of boatbuilding.
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantBurrage, Alex, 1909-
Biographical DataAlex Burrage was born November 29, 1909 in New Perlican, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland. Mr. Burrage worked in carpentry and at the Argentia naval base, but spent most of his time working as a fisher.
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Old Perlican
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Old Perlican
FormatAudio/wma
Extent45:46 Minutes; 42.1 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 name41.wma
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