7 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Gillard, Willie, 1912-1984"
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Blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Date
1982
Description
Three black and white prints. Images of Gillard working in his convenience store, as well as playing his guitar outside.
Collection
Copy of the Drop On Down in Florida album master recordings

Copy of the Drop On Down in Florida album master recordings

Date
1980-12-03
Description
Three reel to reels. These were copies of the master tapes (see T80-123 and T8-124) for the Florida Folklife Program album, Drop on Down in Florida, a double album comprised of field recordings from the North Florida Folklife Project and those made specifically for this album. The album featured African American musical traditions throughout Florida. For more selections by these artists, see the original field recordings.
Collection
Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Date
1980-05-14
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. Born near Charleston, South Carolina, he learned guitar from a neighbor. He moved to Florida to pick oranges, and played music as a sideline. He later moved to Tampa to be a plumber. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.
Collection
Master tapes for the Drop On Down in Florida album

Master tapes for the Drop On Down in Florida album

Date
1980-12-03
Description
Two reel to reels. These were the master tapes for the Florida Folklife Program album, Drop on Down in Florida, a double album comprised of field recordings from the North Florida Folklife Project and those made specifically for this album. The album featured African American musical traditions throughout Florida. For more selections by these artists, see the original field recordings.
Collection
Secular music from the Drop on Down in Florida album (Sides 1 and 2)

Secular music from the Drop on Down in Florida album (Sides 1 and 2)

Date
1981
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of the first two sides of the FFP-produced album, Drop on Down in Florida, which was a collection of fieldwork recordings of African American music in Florida released in the early 1980s as a two-record LP.
Collection
Willie Gillard and Dessie Oliver cleaning and preparing opossum for eating

Willie Gillard and Dessie Oliver cleaning and preparing opossum for eating

Date
1982-11-15
Description
Sixty-seven color slides.
Collection
Willie Gillard playing the blues

Willie Gillard playing the blues

Date
Description
One photographic proof sheet. Gillard playing guitar in front of a store at an undisclosed location.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Blues guitarist Willie GillardBlues guitarist Willie GillardStill ImageBlues (Music)
Guitarists
African Americans
Guitar
Stores, retail
String instruments
Performing arts
Musicians
Musical instruments
Workplace
Workers
Labor
Singers
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a_s1576_t81-025Copy of the Drop On Down in Florida album master recordingsSoundMusicians
Singers
Guitarist
Choruses
Music performance
Fieldwork
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Guitar music
Diddly bow
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Religious music
Musical tradition, sacred
Shape note singing
Audiotape recordings
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a_s1576_t81-018Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Willie GillardSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Interviews
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
String instruments
Life histories
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
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a_s1576_t80-123Master tapes for the Drop On Down in Florida albumSoundMusicians
Singers
Guitarist
Choruses
Music performance
Fieldwork
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Guitar music
Diddly bow
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Religious music
Musical tradition, sacred
Shape note singing
Audiotape recordings
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a_s1576_05_c81-031Secular music from the Drop on Down in Florida album (Sides 1 and 2)SoundAfrican Americans
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Singing
Guitar music
Singers
Musicians
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Willie Gillard and Dessie Oliver cleaning and preparing opossum for eatingWillie Gillard and Dessie Oliver cleaning and preparing opossum for eatingStill ImageCooks
Fieldwork
Opossums
Food preparation
Knives
Meat
Cookery (Meat)
Cooking and dining
Food habits
African Americans
Animals
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Willie Gillard playing the bluesWillie Gillard playing the bluesStill ImageAfrican Americans
Guitar
Blues (Music)
Guitarists
Performing arts
Musicians
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