181 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Fitchen, Eugenia "Jeanie" Sisinni, 1951-"
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes. Thelma Boltin (storytelling), Landon Walker, Eugenia Fitchen (story - "The Mail Order Bride and the Alligator"), gourd crafts, creek and white oak basketry, folk toys.
Collection
Episode of Good Day on Florida Folk Festival

Episode of Good Day on Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05-29
Description
One video recording. (1/2" tape) Features a Black Women's exhibit from Smithsonian, Paul Butterfield and Jeanie Fitchen "Welcome Home" FFF-PSA (remainder is on French cooking and community notes).
Collection
Florida Folks: 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Florida Folks: 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1984-05
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). 60 minutes. Produced by WUFT-TV; highlights from the 1984 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 11 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 11 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4"; 22 minutes). End of an impromptu, acoustic performance by Don Grooms and his band (Nettles, Hicks: guitars; Martin -- fiddle) in front of the old Marble Stage. Began on FV-68. Then switches to Smoked Mullet performing bluegrass music on the Main Stage. Ends with the Junkanoos setting up to perform (see FV-70 for video of their performance; see T91-30 for audio.) Fitchen served as emcee on the main stage.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 12 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 12 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4", 22 minutes). Includes most of Junkanoos performance on the main stage (see T91-30 for audio recording.) Fitchen served as emcee. Followed by the City of Dunedin Pipe Band, who marched from the rear of the audience to the stage. Their performance was filmed from the back the back of the stage, facing the audience. Hard to hear. Continued on FV-71. (See T91-31 for audio recording.) Includes many shots of the audience.
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
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
Ann Thomas and Jeanie Fitchen at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Ann Thomas and Jeanie Fitchen at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Ernie Williams served as emcee.
Collection
Arnold Graham-Smith performing old English and Welsh songs at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Arnold Graham-Smith performing old English and Welsh songs at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Graham-Smith was from Jacksonville. See FV-71 in S 1615 for a video recording of Graham's performance.
Collection
Children's Songs Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Children's Songs Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1988-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen and others offered a workshop on singing for children, including sing along songs, Florida history songs, interpretive reading of songs.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)Moving ImageMusicians
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Folk singers
Singing
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Baskets
Toys
Craft
Storytellers
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Episode of Good Day on Florida Folk FestivalEpisode of Good Day on Florida Folk FestivalMoving ImageSingers
Musicians
Journalists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Folk singers
Television broadcasting of news
Television
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Florida Folks: 1984 Florida Folk FestivalFlorida Folks: 1984 Florida Folk FestivalMoving ImageMusicians
Singers
Guitarist
Storytellers
Folklorists
Bands (Music)
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Storytelling
Folk singers
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 11 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 11 of 15)Moving ImageSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Bands (Music)
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Folk singers
Guitar music
Humor
Bluegrass music
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass musicians
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 12 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 12 of 15)Moving ImageMusicians
Dancers
Folk festivals
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Music performance
Drum music
Calypso music
Dance music
Drum performance
Steel drum (Musical instrument)
Bagpipe music
Bagpipes
Arts, Scottish
Bagpipers
Drummers (Musicians)
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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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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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a_s1576_t92-008Ann Thomas and Jeanie Fitchen at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundMusicians
Singers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Music performance
Folk singers
Songs
Guitar music
Tales
Storytelling
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t91-031bArnold Graham-Smith performing old English and Welsh songs at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundGuitarist
Singers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Guitarists
Musical traditions, Anglo-Americans
Musicians
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a_s1576_t88-098Children's Songs Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Children
Guitar music
Workshops (Adult education)
Musicians
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