8 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Miller, Ada Holding"
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Ada Miller performance at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Ada Miller performance at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Date
1962-12
Description
One reel-to-reel recording.
Collection
Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Date
1963-02-26
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster Memorial

Date
1964-06-02
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Saturday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1962-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:43). Radio program about the story behind Foster's "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair" and the similarly named talent competition held each February at the Stephen Foster Memorial and sponsored by the Florida Federation of Music Clubs. Features clips from the first competition in 1952, which was sponsored by the Florida Federation of Music Clubs. Heard on the program are McKeithan, master of ceremonies in 1952, Miller, president of the National Federation of Music Clubs, McNutt, president of the Florida Federation of Music Clubs, and former "Jeanie" (1959) and Broadway performer Veronica McCormick. These programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)

Date
1964-02
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:30 minutes). Radio program about the writing of Stephen Foster's song, Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair. Also discusses the history of the annual talent competition held each year at the Foster Memorial in honor of the song. There is also a 30-minute version. These radio programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music. One reel to reel recording. Starting in 1951, each February, the Stephen Foster Memorial and the Florida Federation of Music Clubs sponsored a competition aimed at young female vocalists. The winner was dubbed that year's "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair." A ball was also held in association with the contest. Starting in 1954, winners were awarded musical scholarships, and a spot on the Florida Folk Festival program.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (30-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (30-minute version)

Date
1964-02
Description
One reel to reel recording (approx. 30 minutes). Radio program about the writing of Stephen Foster's song, Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair. Also discusses the history of the annual talent competition held each year at the Foster Memorial in honor of the song. There is also a 30-minute version. These radio programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music. One reel to reel recording. Starting in 1951, each February, the Stephen Foster Memorial and the Florida Federation of Music Clubs sponsored a competition aimed at young female vocalists. The winner was dubbed that year's "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair." A ball was also held in association with the contest. Starting in 1954, winners were awarded musical scholarships, and a spot on the Florida Folk Festival program.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Sunday performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1962-05-06
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s2043_00128Ada Miller performance at the Stephen Foster MemorialSoundConcerts
Music -- Performance
Performing arts
Friction idiophones
Glass harmonicas
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a_s2043_00143Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster MemorialSoundConcerts
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
Glass harmonica
Glass harmonica music
Cristal
Musicians
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a_s2043_00181Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster MemorialSoundConcerts
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
Glass harmonica
Glass harmonica music
Cristal
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-121Saturday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundSingers
Storytellers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Seminole Indians
Singing
Creek Indians
Storytelling
Gospel music
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Musicians
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a_s2042_sfm_04Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)SoundSingers
Radio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Beauty contests
Competitions
Talent shows
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Singing
Life histories
Folklore and history
Oral education
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a_s2042_sfm_48Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Folk singers
Radio announcing
Music performance
Radio broadcasters
Advertising, Public service
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Talent shows
Competitions
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_49Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (30-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Folk singers
Radio announcing
Music performance
Radio broadcasters
Advertising, Public service
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Talent shows
Competitions
Singers
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a_s1576_t77-133Sunday performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundChoruses
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Religious music
Religious songs
Prayer
Musicians
Singers
Students
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