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Carpenter, Reuben, Part 1. David Taylor interviews Reuben Carpenter regarding boatbuilding.
Descriptive TitleCarpenter, Reuben, Part 1. David Taylor interviews Reuben Carpenter regarding boatbuilding.
CategoryObjects
Work
TopicBoatbuilding
Boats
Architecture, building and construction
Fishing boats
Watercraft
KeywordsWooden boats
Wooden objects
Person as TopicCarpenter, Reuben, 1911-
DescriptionPart 1 of David Taylor's November 24, 1983 interview with Reuben Carpenter regarding boatbuilding. Mr. Carpenter discusses his work as a fisher, sailor, and shipyard worker. He also discusses the methods and materials used in boatbuilding, different towns' reputations for boatbuilding, and the differences between local boats.
Date1983-11-24
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantCarpenter, Reuben, 1911-
Biographical DataReuben Carpenter was born June 25, 1911 in Little Catalina, Newfoundland. He worked as a sailor, fisher, and shipyard worker.
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Port Union
FormatAudio/wma
Extent42:40 minutes; 39.2 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 name62.wma
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