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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Fitchen, Eugenia "Jeanie" Sisinni, 1951-"
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Will McLean with friends performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Will McLean with friends performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1989-05-28
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Walker served as emcee. This was mcLean's last performance at the Florida Folk Festival. He died the following year. Fitchen's song was a tribute to Barbara Beauchamp.
Collection
Will McLean Memorial Service

Will McLean Memorial Service

Date
1990-01-24
Description
One video recording (35 minutes, VHS). Memorial Service for singer-songwriter Will McLean, held at the Thomas Center in Gainesville. Includes eulogies and memories by Florida Folk Festival director Thelma, Boltin,singer-songwriter Don Grooms, an emotional Seminole chairman and singer James (Jim) Billie, singer-protégé Gamble Rogers, Barbara Sheen Todd, singer-environmental activist Dale Crider, and Cherill Heaton. Plus performances McLean's songs by Jeanie Fitchen (on autoharp), Dougs Gauss, Wayne Martin, Frank Thomas, Don Grooms, Dennis Devine, Mary Ann Dinella, Sandra Jamieson, Ernie Williams, and Barbara Sheen Todd (who sings his first song). These are interspersed with scenes from a 1982 PBS special on McLean, and concludes with audio from McLean's last performance (St. Augustine, October 29, 1989). Many other folk artists are visible in the audience, including Bobby Hicks. Produced by Margaret Longhill and Philip Schwartz for the McLean Foundation. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, a nickname given for the hat he usually wore, authored hundreds of songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fifth generation Floridian, he died in 1990 from cancer.
Collection
Thelma Boltin and Jennie Fitchen performing at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Thelma Boltin and Jennie Fitchen performing at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1982-05-30
Description
One color prints (plus one black and white print and negatives.) Duplicate of slide S82-96. They are singing "Barbara Allen." For a recording of the performance, see reel T83-33 in S1576.
Collection
Suwannee River

Suwannee River

Date
1989
Description
One video recording (VHS; 40 minutes) Created by the Northeast Florida Institute for Science, Mathematics and Computers of University of North Florida, and the Florida Community College of Jacksonville, the documentary traces the natural and cultural history of the Suwannee River from its source in the Okeefenokee Swamp to the Gulf of Mexico. Funded through a grant by the Florida Dept. of Education, topics include the relationship between the river, local springs, and the aquifer, as well as human activities along its banks including the Florida Folk Festival, the Battle of Olustee, Stephen Foster, and phosphate mining. Includes footage of Fitchen, Makley, and Slavin performing at the Florida Folk Festival. Also includes much discussion of the natural features and wildlife of the river. It was narrated by Bill Massie, with music by Landon Walker. The video was produced, directed, and co-written by Dr. Ray Bowman.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 6)

Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 6)

Date
2006-05-28
Description
One compact disc. Milner served as emcee. Fitchen was backed up by Dan Peterson (bass), Wayne martin (fiddle), and Dennis Devine (guitar).
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 8)

Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 8)

Date
2004-05-30
Description
One compact disc. Tom Sheddan was the emcee.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 9)

Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 9)

Date
2004-05-30
Description
One compact disc. Martin served as emcee. The finale of the festival.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 3)

Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 3)

Date
2004-05-30
Description
One compact disc. Gauss served as emcee.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 10)

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 10)

Date
2003-05-25
Description
One compact disc. Green-Townsend served as emcee.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 9)

Sunday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 9)

Date
2002-05-26
Description
One compact disc.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t89-141Will McLean with friends performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Musical groups
Folk singers
Composers
Guitar music
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Will McLean Memorial ServiceWill McLean Memorial ServiceMoving ImageGuitarist
Composer
Memorials
Video recording
Memorialization
Tributes
Death rites
Folk singers
Public speaking
Singing
Sing alongs
Personal experience narratives
Autoharp music
Guitar music
Composers
Songs
Performances
Performing arts
Humor
Oral narratives
Seminole Indians
Florida history
Musicians
Singers
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Thelma Boltin and Jennie Fitchen performing at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalThelma Boltin and Jennie Fitchen performing at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Singing
Autoharp
Music performance
Singers
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Suwannee RiverSuwannee RiverMoving ImageSingers
Musicians
Documentary videos
Video recording
Florida history
Folklore and history
Rivers
Local history
Environment
Folk festivals
Occupational folklore
Springs
Wetlands
Flora
Fauna
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865
Phosphate mines and mining
Steamboats
Performing arts
Autoharp music
Singing
Alligators
Birds
Snakes
Fishes
Historical reenactments
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a_s2034_05_cd06-022Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 6)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
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a_s2034_02_cd04-069Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 8)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Music performance
Folk singers
Guitar music
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a_s2034_02_cd04-025Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 9)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
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a_s2034_02_cd04-019Sunday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 3)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
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a_s2034_04_cd03-075Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 10)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
Folk singers
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a_s2034_01_cd02-078Sunday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 9)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Guitar music
Singing
Folk singers
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