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Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Date
1983-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. Nila and her mother Jaya Radhakrishnan were from Dade City.
Collection
John and Ruby Lomax's Southern States Recording Trip Recordings (1939: Raiford, Fla.)

John and Ruby Lomax's Southern States Recording Trip Recordings (1939: Raiford, Fla.)

Date
1939-06-02
Description
One reel to reel. (Copied onto an unnumbered audio cassette in S 1576, box 41). These recordings were created during John and Ruby Lomax's 1939 recording trip through the South. Touring eleven states, the husband and wife team gathered material for the Library of Congress's Archive of the American Folk Song (today the Archive of Folk Culture in the American Folklife Center). They were not working for the WPA at the time, as is sometimes thought; but they visited two of the same sites they recorded at during their 1936-1937 WPA trip to Florida. In these recordings the Lomaxes visited the Florida State Prison at Raiford in Union County (June 2-5). They recorded a total of 63 songs on acetate discs in Florida (the entire trip netted a full 267 discs, with over 600 titles). See the online exhibit for more about that 1939 expedition at http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/lohtml/lohome.html (Also see other the reels of the 1939 trip: T86-241/243/223). For more detailed information on the recordings, see S 1579, box 3, for copies of the original LOC indexes. In 1986, the FFP staff made copies of many of these recordings onto reel to reels for inclusion to the Florida Folklife Archive. The originals are still housed with the Library of Congress.
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Recording of a service at the Miccosukee Church of God of Prophecy

Recording of a service at the Miccosukee Church of God of Prophecy

Date
1980-05-11
Description
One reel to reel recording. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.
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Recording of a service at the Testerina Primitive Baptist Church

Recording of a service at the Testerina Primitive Baptist Church

Date
1980-05-11
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.

 

 

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Recording of the Florida-Alabama Progressive Seven Shape Note Singing Convention

Recording of the Florida-Alabama Progressive Seven Shape Note Singing Convention

Date
1980-05-18
Description
Six reel to reel recordings. The convention was founded in 1928, and performs four times a year. Shaped Note singing was an a capella style of church music that utilized shapes to represent notes (fa-so-la-mi) for untrained and even illiterate church members. Only four notes were used in the hymns. An old Anglican practice, English colonists first brought the tradition over to North American in the 1600s. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.

 


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Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 10)

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 10)

Date
1985-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Bulger served as emcee.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Saturday performances at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1996-05-25
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Williams served as emcee. The first three songs the Versiteers played (not listed here) were not recorded due to equipment failure. Mortham was Secretary of State at the time; the Florida Folklife Program and festival fell under her jurisdiction. She officially recognized McLean as a Florida Artist. This was followed by a McLean tribute, including stories and performances by Southwind, Fitchen, Frank & Ann Thomas, Kennedy, Todd, and Williams. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, a nickname for the hat he usually wore, authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fifth generation Floridian, he died in 1990, the year after he won the Florida Folk Heritage award. Grooms played with Dennis Devine (guitar), Waye Martin (fiddle), Dan Peterson (bass) among others.
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Singing by the Church of God in Christ

Singing by the Church of God in Christ

Date
1980-05-04
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.
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Sunday morning performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Sunday morning performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1968-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Suwannee Valley Boys were based out of Ocala. Blackwell and Garrett lived in Lake City. Todd was from Mt. Berry, Georgia, as was Pheney. Thrailkill lived in Wauchula.
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Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)

Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)

Date
1960-07-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. The audio quality is poor. Held at Powell Hall because of heavy rains. Boltin emceed the event. Cliff Walden was a radio personality on WGGG in Gainesville. U.S. Rep. Matthews represented the 8th Congressional District from 1953 to 1967. He spoke on patriotism and the need for "states rights" -- but his speech suffers from audio resulting from damage to the reel to reel and is difficult to hear.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t83-170Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Dance music
Indian arts
Indian Americans
African Americans
Prayer
Piano music
Dancers
Musicians
Singers
Pianists
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t86-242John and Ruby Lomax's Southern States Recording Trip Recordings (1939: Raiford, Fla.)SoundFieldwork
Archives
Interviews
Public service employment
Folklorists
Library of Congress
Jails
Gospel music
Old time music
A capella singers
Performing arts
A capella singing
Music performance
Singing
Blues singers
Gospel songs
Blues (Music)
Male prisoners
Women prisoners
Prisons
African Americans
Arts in prisons
Singers
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a_s1576_t81-024Recording of a service at the Miccosukee Church of God of ProphecySoundFieldwork
African Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Churches
Church services
Protestants
Sermons
Christianity
Prayer
Church attendance
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Religion
Religious music
Singers
Preachers
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a_s1576_t81-023Recording of a service at the Testerina Primitive Baptist ChurchSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Churches
Church services
Protestants
Sermons
Preachers
Christianity
Prayer
Church attendance
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Religion
Religious music
Singers
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a_s1576_t83-082Recording of the Florida-Alabama Progressive Seven Shape Note Singing ConventionSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Shape note singing
A capella singing
Churches
Church services
Protestants
Sermons
Preachers
Christianity
Prayer
Church attendance
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Religion
Religious music
Singers
Shape note singers
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a_s1576_t85-178Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 10)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Old time music
Blues (Music)
Piano music (Blues)
African Americans
Rhythm and blues music
Rhythm and blues songs
Gospel (Black)
Pianists
Musicians
Folklorists
Blues singers
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a_s1576_76_d96-013Saturday performances at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Folk singers
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
African Americans
A capella singers
A capella singing
Religious songs
Tributes
Florida. Dept. of State (1995-1999 : Mortham)
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officers
Cabinet officers
Singers
Guitarist
Secretary of State
Musicians
Public officer
Blues singers
Folklorists
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a_s1576_t83-079Singing by the Church of God in ChristSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Churches
Church services
Protestants
Sermons
Preachers
Christianity
Prayer
Church attendance
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Religion
Religious music
Singers
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a_s1576_t77-196Sunday morning performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundSingers
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Old time music
Gospel songs
Gospel music
Religious songs
Oral poetry
Religious music
Musicians
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a_s2043_00073Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)SoundConcerts
Music performance
Performing arts
Fourth of July
Holidays
Public officers
Public officials
Oral performance
Humor
African Americans Segregation
Old time music
Country music
Children
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Storytellers
Judges
Orators
Musicians
Legislators United States
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