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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Skip Johns and the Travelers"
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Images of the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Images of the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
One proof sheet with 36 black and white images (plus negatives).
Collection
End of Saturday performances and start of Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

End of Saturday performances and start of Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1975-08-30
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Boyer Family were from Missouri, and the family of late singer Bob Beers. His wife, Burstine, was from Petersburg, NY. Dixon was from Miami. Seafood Combo was from Tallahassee and consisted of: Tony Verderamo, Larry Abrams, and Pam Mansfield. Fraser and Durham were from Midway, Georgia. Skip Johns and his band were bluegrass musicians from Lake City. Allen and Goodman were both ballad singers from East Point, Georgia. Cadwell was a banjoist from Jackson Heights, NY. Carter was a singer from Macon, Georgia. Moore hailed from Green Cove Springs. Tillinghast lived in Hollywood, Florida. The Hallmans were from Greenville, SC. Williamson was from Palatka. Flemming, with his friends Pat & Luther Rozar, and Dennis Henry, closed out the show.
Collection
Friday evening performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Friday evening performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1979-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Dunscombe was from Gainesville, he had been playing the saw for 50 years by 1979, and the festival for 25 years. Called the Musical Carpenter, he was a retired UF professor. Guitarist-singer Bullard was from White Springs. The Travelers were based out of Lake City, the band consisted of Skip (banjo), Claudie (Skip's father; guitar), and Buddy Harvey (Skip's cousin; bass). Buddy taught in Duval County, and Skip and his father owned a TV shop. From Branford, this was Fox's first festival performance. He played since the 1930s. In 1932 on WJBU, he was known as Eddie Fox. The Kellys were from Palatka. From Brooksville, Miller was the daughter of Ed Flemming.
Collection
Friday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1980-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Skip Johns and the Travelers performance is continued on T80-56.
Collection
Friday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Friday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1980-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The conclusion of the Friday night performances.
Collection
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.

 

 

Collection
Friday performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1977-09-02
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Carter was a musical therapist in Tallahassee. Shedden was from Jacksonville. Smith (Gail and Gene) and Mark (Joe) were from St. Augustine. Skip Johns was a bluegrass band from Lake City. Dinella and Myers were singer-guitarists from Tampa.
Collection
Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1973-08-31
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. At the time, Fitchen was billed as Eugenia Sisinni Jones.
Collection
Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Date
1973-08-31
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Date
1973-08-31
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. At the time, Fitchen was billed as Eugenia Sisinni Jones. The last three songs were a sing along with all the performers and the audience, which was the finale for the festival.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Images of the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalImages of the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBands (Music)
Musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
String bands
String instruments
Art
Basket making
African Americans
Artists
Painters
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t79-019End of Saturday performances and start of Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
Old time music
Oral performance
Bluegrass music
String bands
Stringband music
Dulcimer music
Banjo music
Religious songs
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Banjoists
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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a_s1576_t83-092Friday evening performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Musical saws
Saws, musical
Singing
Guitarists
Guitar music
Stringband music
Country music
Popular songs
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Banjo music
African Americans
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Religious songs
Gospel songs
Gospel (Black)
Folk singers
Singers
Guitarist
Banjoists
Choruses
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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a_s1576_t80-055Friday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
String bands
Stringband music
Folk singers
Old time music
Songs, Irish
Singers
Guitarist
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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a_s1576_t80-056Friday evening performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
String bands
Stringband music
Folk singers
Old time music
Storytelling
Tall tales
Singers
Guitarist
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Musicians
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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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a_s1576_t77-290aFriday performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Arts, Scottish
Old time music
Country music
Bluegrass music
String bands
Stringband music
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-234Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Fiddle music
Sea songs
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Sea shanteys
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t77-237Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Fiddle music
Folk singers
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-238Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Fiddle music
Folk singers
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Animal tales
Trickster tales
Storytelling
Sing alongs
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Musicians
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