22 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Ballew, Jim, 1944-1987"
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Folk singer-guitarist Jim Ballew

Folk singer-guitarist Jim Ballew

Date
1987
Description
One black and white print. A publicity photograph of singer-guitarist Jim Ballew. Ballew was part of a Florida folk music movement that included Gamble Rogers, Jimmy Buffet, and Will McLean. Also includes a 1987 letter from Ballew to folk advocate (and Florida Folk Heritage Award winner) Barbara Beauchamp. At the time, he was promoting his album, "Roll On Manatee." Ballew died in August 1987.
Collection
Friday afternoon performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday afternoon performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1968-05-03
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Singer Jeanie Fitchen at the time was billed as Eugenia Sisinni. The Three Songsters were Girl Scouts (Linda, Ellen, and Ann). Blake was from New York. Locket drove glass-bottom boats at Rainbow Springs. Here, he gave an example of his boat tours. He passed away later the same year. The Stephens were from Panama City. Ballew and Sisinni were both from Orlando. The Beadnells were from Orange Park.  The A. C. Reynold School Square Dancers were from Asheville, NC.
Collection
Friday evening performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Friday evening performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1968-05-03
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. (The second half of the reel consists of Saturday morning performances). Ballew and Fitch (here billed as Eugenia Sisinni) were from Orlando. The Florida Wildlife Boys were from the Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, and led by Dale Crider.
Collection
Friday morning performances of the 1967 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Friday morning performances of the 1967 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1967-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Nolan, of Miami, was the 1967 Jeannie With Light Brown Hair.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Ballew's performance continues on T87-17.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin and Fitchen served as emcee. Wadley played the dulcimer.
Collection
Jim Ballew performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Jim Ballew performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1987-05-24
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Strickland served as emcee.
Collection
Recordings of the 1987 4th of July Celebrations

Recordings of the 1987 4th of July Celebrations

Date
1987-07-04
Description
Six reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee for the festivities. The USA Cloggers danced while Markle and the Swamprooters played. Murray played with Bill Paine (guitar), Lida Toy (guitar), Pete Turner (fiddle), Mary Turpin (guitar), and Peter Roller (dobro). This recording serves as the last in the collection of singer-guitarist Jim Ballew, who died later the same year.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Folk singer-guitarist Jim BallewFolk singer-guitarist Jim BallewStill ImageMusic
Music business
Guitar
Guitarists
Folk singers
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-182Friday afternoon performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Dance
Old time music
Fiddle music
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Boat drivers
Oral performance
African Americans
Singers
Boat driver
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Children
Dancers
Charter boat captains
Girl Scouts
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-186aFriday evening performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundGuitarist
Singers
Bands (Music)
Dancers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Dance
Bluegrass music
String bands
Stringband music
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-170Friday morning performances of the 1967 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Secretary of State
Public officer
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Office of Secretary of State (1961-1969 : Adams)
Music performance
Maypoles
Elementary schools
Children
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t87-016Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
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a_s1576_t87-017Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
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a_s1576_t87-006Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Banjo music
Old time music
Singers
Banjoists
Musicians
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a_s1576_t87-007Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Folk singers
Dulcimer music
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
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a_s1576_t87-124Jim Ballew performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Guitar music
Folk singers
Singing
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a_s1576_t87-136Recordings of the 1987 4th of July CelebrationsSoundMusicians
Bands (Music)
Singers
Dancers
Festivals
Fourth of July
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
String bands
Bluegrass music
Choir singing
Stringband music
Guitar music
Folk singers
Choirs (music)
Clogging
Old time music
Gospel (Black)
Religious music
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