45 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Beers, Robert Boyd "Bob," 1920-1972"
Friday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1962-05-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Trenton Quarter, based out of Trenton High School, consisted of David Brooker, Bill May, Rickie Deen, and Allen Polk.
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Friday morning performances of the 1967 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday morning performances of the 1967 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1967-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Beers Family were from Petersburg, New York. Zeke and Rosa Stephens were from Pensacola.
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Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn Beers

Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn Beers

Date
1962-01
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recordings of the Beers playing and discussing various folk songs (German, Irish, mountain songs) they have collected over the years. Popular on the folk circuit in the 1960s, the Beers were sent in 1968 by the U.S. Dept. of State on a tour on India, and once played for the White House in 1969. In 1966, they also began the popular Fox Hollow Festival in upstate New York. In 1972, Bob beers died in car crash. His daughter still performs as Martha Nagler, and Evelyn continued performing at Florida Folk Festivals well into the 1970s. In addition to music, Evelyn would often perform puppet shows at the festivals. Tapes are badly warped.
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Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1970-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Caney Forkers were from Cookeville, Tennessee. Malkine played the lute, and sang French folk singers. Starker lived in Sarasota. The Antioch Junior Choir sang gospel songs, and were from Manning, SC.

 

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Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1970-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Towards the end of the reel, radio commercials for the 1975 Florida Folk Festival were accidentally recorded onto the reel by the Stephen Foster Center staff. It is unknown what was recorded over. The Antioch Junior Choir sang gospel songs, and were from Manning, SC.

 

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Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Date
1970-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Flemmings were based out of Tampa. Hodges was curator of the Stephen Foster Memorial. Peggy Hodges lived in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Frog Smith lived in Fort Myers. Guitarist Mark was a student at the University of Florida. The CCC boys were based out of Athens, Georgia. The Ballad and Blue Society was William and Barbara Koehler.

 


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Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)

Date
1970-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Muller was from New Smyrna Beach. Hall lived in Sarasota. Mitchell was a shoe shiner who created a tune through his rag. Stephens was a fiddler from Panama City. The Lefevres lived in Knoxville, Tennessee. The Beers family, from Petersburg New York, also directed the Fox Hollow Folk Festival. Al Marton led the Jacksonville Jewish Center Chorus.

 


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Recordings of the Fox Hollow Folk Festival

Recordings of the Fox Hollow Folk Festival

Date
1960
Description
Three reel to reels. The Beers Family began the Fox Hollow Folk Festival in 1966, which was held annually in Petersburgh, New York until 1980. Both Boltin and Ritchie played the first year -- and these undated recordings might be from that year. In 1972, Bob Beers died in a car accident in Vermont. NOTE: commercial recordings by Win Stracke and other unidentified performers have been redacted due to copyright restrictions.
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Saturday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1963-05-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Saturday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1963-05-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The second half of the reel consists of Saturday evening performances.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t77-114Friday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundSingers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Elementary schools
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Schools
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t77-171Friday morning performances of the 1967 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundSingers
Fiddlers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddle music
Singing
Bluegrass music
Musicians
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a_s1576_02_c78-063Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn BeersSoundSound recordings
Music performance
Old time music
Psaltery
Fiddle music
English songs
Interviews
Folk singers
Singing
Arts, Irish
Songs, Irish
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-215Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Calypso music
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Stringband music
String bands
African Americans
Choirs (music)
Gospel (Black)
Folk songs, French
French Americans
Songs, French
Fiddle music
Ballads
Ropework
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Choruses
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-216Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Fiddle music
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Stringband music
String bands
African Americans
Choirs (music)
Gospel (Black)
Radio
Advertisements
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Choruses
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-218Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Storytelling
Old time music
Seminole Indians
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Stringband music
String bands
Folk songs, French
French Americans
Songs, French
Native Americans
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Girl Scouts
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-221Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Arts, Jewish
Folk singers
Jewish Americans
Religious songs
Gospel songs
Fiddle music
Folk songs, French
French Americans
Songs, French
Harmonica music
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Singers
Fiddlers
Harmonica players
Choruses
Musicians
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_t79-001Recordings of the Fox Hollow Folk FestivalSoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Music performance
Oral performance
Storytelling
Seminole Indians
Dulcimer music
Bagpipe music
Old time music
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a_s1576_t77-140bSaturday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Scouts and scouting
Dance
Whipcracking
Singers
Rodeo performers
Whip maker
Boy Scouts
Children
Dancers
Girl Scouts
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-142aSaturday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Dance
Singing
Religious songs
Guitar music
Singers
Dancers
Musicians
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