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Penney, G., May 26, 1982, Part 1. David Taylor interviewing George Penney regarding boatbuilding.
Descriptive TitlePenney, G., May 26, 1982, Part 1. David Taylor interviewing George Penney regarding boatbuilding.
CategoryObjects
Work
TopicBoatbuilding
Boats
Architecture, building and construction
Fishing boats
Watercraft
KeywordsWooden boats
Wooden objects
Person as TopicPenney, George, 1915-
DescriptionPart 1 of David Taylor's May 26, 1982 interview with George Penney. Mr. Penney discusses learning how to build boats from his father. He also discusses the use of molds and models in boatbuilding, the types of wood used, what makes a good boat, and the qualities unique to local boats.
Date1982-05-26
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantPenney, George, 1915-
Biographical DataGeorge Penney was born September 9, 1915 in Keels, Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland. He moved to Catalina, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland and worked as a sailor, carpenter, and woodsman.
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Catalina
FormatAudio/wma
Extent46:19 minutes; 42.6 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 name53.wma
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