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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Quimby, Frankie, 1937-"
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Friday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1975-08-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Malkine was from Shady, New York. Lazonby was from Hawthorne. Gerard and Kershner was from Lake City. The Kellys were from Palatka. Skip Johns and his band were from Lake City, and Waddell hailed from Jacksonville. Williamson was from Palatka. Frog Smith told stories, and was from Fort Myers. Whatley, of Bell, sang country music. Bullard lived in White Springs. Hancock played the mouth harp and was from Suffolk, Virginia. The Beseda Dancers were from the Czechoslovakian American community Masaryktown. The Caney were from Cookeville, Tennessee. Bessie Jones and Frankie Quimby, both of Brunswick, Georgia, later became known as the Georgia Sea Island Singers. Moore sang ballads, and lived in Green Cove Springs.

 

 

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Music performances at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival

Music performances at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1992-05
Description
One proof sheet with 36 black and white images (plus negatives).
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Publicity photo for the Georgia Sea Island Singers

Publicity photo for the Georgia Sea Island Singers

Date
Description
Two black and white prints. The Georgia Sea Island Singers were Frankie and Doug Quimby.
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 13 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 13 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4", 22 minutes). Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Graham-Smith performed old English folk songs. The Georgia Sea Island Singers sang African American spirituals. For an audio recording of the pipe band, and of Graham Smith, see T91-31 in S 1576; for the Georgia Sea Island Singers, see T91-32.
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Saturday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Saturday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1975-08-30
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dan Smith was a harmonica player from White Plains, NY. Dobbs was from Palatka. McKinney played the violin. The Hallmans were from Greenville, S.C. The Dirt Kickers were a string band from Tallahassee. Dinella and Myers were singer-guitarists from Tampa. Moore was from Green Cove Springs. Hancock was a dulcimer player from Suffolk, Virginia. Joe mark was from Chapel Hill, NC. The LeFevres were from Knoxville, and consisted of Richard, Shirley, Corey, Amy, and Geoffrey. Will McLean (the Black Hat Troubadour) was a singer-songwriter-guitarist from Orlando. Betty Smith was a dulcimer player from Marietta, Georgia. Jones and Quimby sang African American spirituals -- from Brunswick, Georgia, they would later be known as the Georgia Sea Island Singers. Huber was also from Knoxville, Tennessee. Listed in the program as Eugenia Sisinni Jones, the singer-guitarist was later known as Jeanie Fitchen. The Abundant life Singers were from Clearwater, and Malkine was from New York.
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Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1975-08-31
Description
One reel to reel recording. Last performances of the 1975 festival. Sunday was devoted to religious music. Jones and Quimby, both from Brunswick, Georgia, were later known as the Georgia Sea Island Singers. They performed black spirituals. The Boyers were from Webster Grove, Missouri, and were the family of the late Bob Beers. The square dancers were from Murfreesboro, Tennessee and performed to pre-recorded music. The Makley Family were from Jacksonville, and consisted of Elroyce, Bettine, and Ruthanne Makley. This was their third Festival. Jay Smith was also from Jacksonville. Hallman was from Greenville, S.C. Banjoist Cadwell's performance was not recorded -- only his introduction. Betty Smith lived in Marietta, Georgia. Fiddlers Zeke and Rosa Stephens lived in Panama City. Jumper was a Seminole storyteller from Hollywood, Florida. The Mitchells, of Washington DC, performed shaped note songs. The bluegrass band, Skip Johns and the Travelers, were from Lake City, and sang gospel songs. Hancock, of Suffolk, Virginia, played the dulcimer. The Abundant Life Singers were from Clearwater, and led by David McAbee. Singer Marshall was from White Springs. Dunscombe played the musical saw, and was a long-time festival performer. Singer Muller was from Lake Mary. Storyteller Boltin was also the festival's director and emcee. The Dirt Kickers Band, led by Sara Carter, came from Tallahassee. Hand and the Englishes all lived in Jacksonville. They wrote their own songs.
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Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)

Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)

Date
1991-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. The Georgia Sea Island Singers were Frankie and Doug Quimby.
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The Georgia Sea Island Singers at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

The Georgia Sea Island Singers at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05-25
Description
Twenty-seven color slides.
Collection
The Georgia Sea Island Singers Band performing at John E. Ford  Elementary School

The Georgia Sea Island Singers Band performing at John E. Ford Elementary School

Date
1992-01
Description
Twelve color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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The Georgia Sea Island Singers performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

The Georgia Sea Island Singers performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. The Quimbys (The Sea Island Georgia Singers) sang in the traditional Gullah dialect, and discussed African American and slave history on the Sea Island of the Florida nd Georgia East coast. For a video of their performance, see FV-71, FV-72, and FV-73 in S 1615.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t79-015Friday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Dance music
Religious music
Old time music
Gospel music
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Bluegrass music
Spirituals (Songs)
Guitar music
French Americans
Folk songs, French
Songs, French
Stringband music
Singers
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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Music performances at the 1992 Florida Folk FestivalMusic performances at the 1992 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Guitarists
Musicians
Singers
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Publicity photo for the Georgia Sea Island SingersPublicity photo for the Georgia Sea Island SingersStill ImageAfrican Americans
Publicity
Music business
Performing arts
Singers
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 13 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 13 of 15)Moving ImageBands (Music)
Musicians
Singers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Music performance
Bagpipe music
Bagpipers
Bagpipes
Arts, Scottish
Musical traditions, Anglo-Americans
Folk singers
Guitar music
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
A capella singing
A capella singers
Religious songs
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a_s1576_t79-018Saturday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Dance music
Folk singers
Old time music
Oral performance
Gospel music
Animal sounds
Storytelling
Banjo music
Ballads
Spiritual music
Choir singing
Gospel (Black)
Spirituals (Songs)
Harmonica music
Violin music
Folk songs, French
French Americans
Songs, French
Singers
Guitarist
Harmonica players
Violinists
Musicians
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a_s1576_t79-020Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Dulcimer music
Old time music
Musical saws
Religious music
Religious songs
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Yodeling
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Tales
Singers
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Musicians
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a_s1576_42_d91-016Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
A capella singers
A capella singing
African Americans
Gospel songs
Musical tradition, African diaspora
Religious songs
Musical tradition, sacred
Sea shanteys
Singers
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The Georgia Sea Island Singers at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalThe Georgia Sea Island Singers at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Children
Performing arts
Singers
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The Georgia Sea Island Singers Band performing at John E. Ford Elementary SchoolThe Georgia Sea Island Singers Band performing at John E. Ford Elementary SchoolStill ImageFieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Education
Schools
Children
Students
Classrooms
Elementary schools
Singing
Clothing and dress
African Americans
Music performance
Singers
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a_s1576_t91-032The Georgia Sea Island Singers performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundDancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
African Americans
Oral histories
Musicians
Oral performance
Singers
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