71 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Collector or Fieldworker is exactly "Leahey, Robert, 1912-1969"
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Spanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival

Spanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1958-05
Description
Three black and white images. Images of a 16th Century Spanish conquistador reenactor. One image also features Oklahoma Creek artist Fred Beaver.
Collection
African American dancers and singers at the Florida Folk Festival

African American dancers and singers at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
1957-05
Description
Nineteen black and white prints. Images of various African American church and school choral groups performing at the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Florida Seminoles at the Florida Folk Festival

Florida Seminoles at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
1955
Description
Eight black and white prints. Images of the Seminoles' folklife area from 1955 through 1983. Includes images of Seminole basket and doll making, medicine demonstrations, and traditional clothing. Also includes several newspaper clippings.
Collection
Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk Festival

Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
Twenty-one black and white prints, and four color prints. Various images of the Beseda Dancers of Masaryktown, Florida, at the Florida Folk Festival, c. 1960s-1990s. The most recent image is from 1992. The word Beseda means gathering, and the dance is a combination of several Czechoslovakian folk dances.
Collection
Brush Arbor church services at the 1976 Florida Folk Festival

Brush Arbor church services at the 1976 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1954
Description
Twenty-one black and white prints. Images of various church groups re-creating brush arbor sermons at the Florida Folk Festival. Brush arbors were informal open shelters under which church services were held. Originally, they were made from tree branches strewn across wooden scaffolding. Later ones were more permanent, similar to a pavilion.
Collection
Boy Scouts performing

Boy Scouts performing

Date
1950
Description
Twenty-three black and white prints. Various images of Boy Scout troops performing "Indian" dances at the Florida Folk Festival, c. 1950s-1970s.
Collection
Frank Shore at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival

Frank Shore at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1960-05
Description
One black and white print. Image of Frank Shore showing beads to two children at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Frank Shore at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival

Frank Shore at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1969-05
Description
One color print.
Collection
Maypole dances at the Florida Folk Festival

Maypole dances at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
1960
Description
Fourteen black and white prints. Various youth dance groups performing Maypoles at several Florida Folk Festivals. Maypole is folk dance from West Europe in which dancers, each holding a colored ribbon, dance around a pole. They intertwine their ribbons around the pole. In some cultures, this was a fertility dance. By the twentieth century, it was a popular dance, usually performed by children, at May Day celebrations. Each year, the Florida Folk Festival would hold a Maypole dance.
Collection
The Palm Ceia Pee Wees performing at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival

The Palm Ceia Pee Wees performing at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1961-05
Description
Eighteen black and white prints. Student dance troupe performing on the Main Stage (today the Old Marble Stage) at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Spanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk FestivalSpanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageActors
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Historical reenactments
Costumes
Special events
Clothing and dress
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African American dancers and singers at the Florida Folk FestivalAfrican American dancers and singers at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageAfrican Americans
Children
A capella singing
Costumes
Students
Performing arts
Dancers
Singers
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Florida Seminoles at the Florida Folk FestivalFlorida Seminoles at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageArtisans
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Native Americans
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Demonstrations
Craft
Dolls
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Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk FestivalBeseda dancers at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBeseda (Dance)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Body movement
Folk dance
Demonstrations
Dance
Performing arts
Dancers
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Brush Arbor church services at the 1976 Florida Folk FestivalBrush Arbor church services at the 1976 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBluegrass musicians
Folk festivals
Religious rites
Religion
Church services
Church membership
Folklore revival festivals
Performers
Performing arts
Christianity
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Boy Scouts performingBoy Scouts performingStill ImageChildren
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Body movement
Costumes
Demonstrations
Dance
Performing arts
Boy Scouts
Dancers
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Frank Shore at the 1960 Florida Folk FestivalFrank Shore at the 1960 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageChildren
Seminole Indians
Clothing and dress
Hats
Native Americans
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Frank Shore at the 1969 Florida Folk FestivalFrank Shore at the 1969 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageChildren
Seminole Indians
Clothing and dress
Hats
Native Americans
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Maypole dances at the Florida Folk FestivalMaypole dances at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageChildren
Folk dance
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Calendar rites
Maypoles
Dancers
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The Palm Ceia Pee Wees performing at the 1961 Florida Folk FestivalThe Palm Ceia Pee Wees performing at the 1961 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageChildren
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Dance
Folk dance
Demonstrations
Body movement
Dancers
Students
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