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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Billie, Josie, 1887-1980"
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Early version of Florida Folk Festival retrospective album

Early version of Florida Folk Festival retrospective album

Date
1981
Description
One audio cassette. An early, longer version of the album that became Florida Folk Festival: The First 25 Years (1953-1977), produced by the Florida Folklife Program. For the complete album, see T83-135 and C83-93.
Collection
Friday afternoon performances at the 1965 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 1)

Friday afternoon performances at the 1965 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 1)

Date
1965-05-07
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Friday afternoon performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Friday afternoon performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1969-05-02
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. (The first third of the reel consists of Friday morning performances, and last third of Saturday morning performances -- see separate entries for details.) Knott, of Kentucky, was the festival's first director in 1953 and 1954. Billie was from Brighton Seminole Indian Reservation. Sunland Sunshine Singers were from Tallahassee. Cox lived in Moorehead, North Carolina. The Brewer Yeast cakes were based out of Gainesville. Rosa and Zeke lived in Panama City. Hall was from Sarasota. Esther Beadnell lived in Orange Park, originally from West Virginia, while Tom was from New York. Malkine sang French folk songs. Boltin, the festival director, told a Brer Rabbit tale. The Friday evening performances were rained out.
Collection
Friday evening performances at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Friday evening performances at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1959-05-01
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1959 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. There is a 20+ minute blank spot on the original reel recording.
Collection
Friday morning performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Friday morning performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1961-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.

 

Collection
Friday morning performances at the 1965 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Friday morning performances at the 1965 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1965-05-07
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Friday morning performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Friday morning performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1969-05-02
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. (The second half of the reel consists of Friday afternoon performances -- see separate entry for details.) Saunders was the chairman of the Stephen Foster Memorial Commission. Meadows was White Springs' mayor. Housewright was the Dean of Music for Florida State University. Shore was from Brighton Seminole Indian Reservation. Knott was the festival's first director. The Caney Forkers were based out of Cookeville, Tennessee. The Wiggins (Velma and daughter Hallie) lived in Bradenton. For You Are My Sunshine, they played the musical bottlephone. Hall lived in Sarasota, and sang mountain ballads.
Collection
Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1970-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Saunders was the chairman of the Stephen Foster Memorial Commission. Meadows was White Springs' mayor. Morris was a professor at the University of Florida. Keen was from White Springs. Godwin was from Hawthorne. Thrailkill was a poet from Wauchula. Borns lived in Daytona Beach. The LeFevre Family were based out of Knoxville, Tennessee.

 

Collection
Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Date
1970-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Bluegrass Rebels lived in Brunswick, Georgia. Billie was from Brighton Seminole Indian Reservation. The Beadnells were from Orange Park. The Caney Forkers were from Tennessee. The Dreamlake Ukulele Band was billed as the Cheerful Chirpers. Starker was from Sarasota, and played calypso music.

 


Collection
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.

 


Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_05_c81-024Early version of Florida Folk Festival retrospective albumSoundMusic -- Performance
African Americans
Tall tales
Gospel music
Shape note singing
Storytelling
Seminole Indians
Folk festivals
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a_s1576_t77-149bFriday afternoon performances at the 1965 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Storytelling
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Elementary schools
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Czechoslovakian Americans
Arts, Czechoslovakia
Animal tales
Demonstrations
Maypoles
Whistling
Old time music
Trickster tales
Beseda (Dance)
Oral performance
Dance music
Singers
Whip maker
Dancers
Storytellers
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t77-208bFriday afternoon performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Dance
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Fiddle music
Seminole Indians
Folk songs, French
French Americans
Songs, French
Singers
Fiddlers
Orators
Water witcher
Dancers
Storytellers
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t77-081Friday evening performances at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Accordion music
Singing
Autoharp music
Guitar music
Folk singers
Puppet drama
Seminole Indians
Oral performance
Puppet theater
Mikasuki language
Creek Indians
Native Americans
Religious songs
Punch and Judy
Singers
Storytellers
Accordionists
Musicians
Puppeteers
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a_s1576_t77-102Friday morning performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Prayer
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Elementary schools
Seminole Indians
Water witching
Singers
Water witcher
Artists
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t77-149aFriday morning performances at the 1965 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Elementary schools
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Water witching
Whipcracking
Square dancing
Demonstrations
Maypoles
Whistling
Old time music
African Americans
Boat drivers
Oral performance
Singers
Whip maker
Boat driver
Rodeo performers
Water witcher
Guitarist
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t77-208aFriday morning performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Dance
Old time music
African Americans
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Elementary schools
Mayors
Jump rope rhymes
Singers
Dancers
Public officer
Orators
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t77-213Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Dance
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Elementary schools
Mayors
Storytelling
Trickster tales
Animal tales
Oral narratives
Singers
Dancers
Public officer
Orators
Children
Choruses
Girl Scouts
Musicians
Storytellers
Students
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a_s1576_t77-217Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Ukulele music
Old time music
Calypso music
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Stringband music
String bands
Students
Animal calls
Animal sounds
Birdsongs
Oral performance
Fiddle music
Whipcracking
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Rodeo performers
Fiddlers
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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