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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Dobbs, Tommy"
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Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 10)

Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 10)

Date
1986-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Devine served as emcee. Dobbs was from Palatka.
Collection
Opening performances of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Opening performances of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Roller served as emcee. Skordilis performed with apprentice Gonatos playing Greek bouzouki music. Bouzoukis are Greek musical instruments equipped with three strings, and played like a guitar.
Collection
Tommy Dobbs performing animal sounds at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival Old Marble Stage

Tommy Dobbs performing animal sounds at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival Old Marble Stage

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Bill Dudley serves as emcee. Dobbs demonstrating various animal sounds (birds, cows, chickens, hogs, quail, crickets, owls) and told several stories.
Collection
Harmonica Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Harmonica Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1988-05-28
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. Wadley served as emcee. Stroyteller Dobbs told severa animal stories just beofre the start of the workshop. Each harmonica player told about their personal playign styles, about choosing a harmonica, learning to play, and examples of songs.
Collection
Winners of the Florida Fiddle Contest at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Winners of the Florida Fiddle Contest at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Baldwin was the president of the Florida Fiddlers Association. Milner served as emcee.
Collection
Remembering Old Friends: A Folklife Sampler (1978-1987) and associated recordings

Remembering Old Friends: A Folklife Sampler (1978-1987) and associated recordings

Date
1992
Description
Seven audio cassettes; seven DAT tapes. This was a two-part recording released by the Florida Folklife Program [as a sequel to the 25th Anniversary of the Florida Folk Festival album] to honor the 40th Anniversary of the Florida Folk Festival. The finished album can be found on tapes 47 and 48 (on cassette) and tapes 36 and 37 (on DAT). The other tapes are various recordings of the Folk Festival from which the album's selection was made. The first 25th Anniversary album - covering the years 1953 through 1980-- can be found in S 1576, reel T83-135.
Collection
Bird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Bird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1977-05
Description
One black and white print. Dobbs of Palatka making animal and bird sounds on the festival's main stage.
Collection
Tommy Dobbs at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Tommy Dobbs at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1984-05-26
Description
Three color slides. Demonstrating bird and animal calls on the main stage.
Collection
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a_s1576_t86-143Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 10)SoundBands (Music)
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
String bands
Fiddle music
Stringband music
Old time music
Tales
Animal sounds
Birdsongs
Frog sounds
Oral performance
Folk singers
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
Musicians
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a_s1576_t87-002Opening performances of the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Musicians
Guitar music
Storytelling
Selling
African Americans
Guitarist
Singers
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a_s1576_t87-003Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Bagpipes
Storytelling
Tall tales
Imitating nature
Oral performance
Animal sounds
Birdsongs
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Bouzouki
Songs, Greek
Storytellers
Apprentices
Bagpipers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t87-097aTommy Dobbs performing animal sounds at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival Old Marble StageSoundFlorida Folk Festival
Folk festivals
Animal sounds
Bird songs
Tall tales
Storytelling
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a_s1576_t88-123Harmonica Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Harmonica music
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Harmonica players
Musicians
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a_s1576_t92-034Winners of the Florida Fiddle Contest at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundSingers
Blues singers
Pianists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Fiddle music
Fiddlers
Fiddling
String instruments
Music performance
Old time music
Contests
Musicians
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a_s1664_07_tape36Remembering Old Friends: A Folklife Sampler (1978-1987) and associated recordingsSoundSound recordings
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Storytelling
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Religious songs
Folk singers
Guitar music
Guitarists
Narratives
Occupational folklore
Animal sounds
Birdsongs
Fiddle music
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Songs, Irish
Blues (Music)
Singers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Guitarist
Jazz musicians
Bluegrass musicians
Blues singers
Choruses
Storytellers
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Bird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalBird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImagePerformers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Imitating nature
Birdsongs
Oral performance
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Tommy Dobbs at the 1984 Florida Folk FestivalTommy Dobbs at the 1984 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Demonstrations
Animal sounds
Imitating nature
Oral performance
Performers
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