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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
Copy of the phonographic album: Florida Folk Festival -- the First 25 Years

Copy of the phonographic album: Florida Folk Festival -- the First 25 Years

Date
1953
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Also copied onto audio cassette C83-98) A recording of the 25th anniversary album produced by the FFP staff in honor of the Florida Folk Festival, covering 1952 - 1977. Released in 1981, the album was culled from the recordings of the Florida Folk Festivals found in S 1576. See notes in S 1579, box 1, folder: 'T83-117 through T83-120' for which reels these selections were copied from.
Collection
Pre-selections for the Florida Folk Festival 25th Anniversary album

Pre-selections for the Florida Folk Festival 25th Anniversary album

Date
1954-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. A compilation of Florida Folk Festival recordings for use in creating the 25th anniversary folk festival album. Produced by the FFP staff, the album was produced in honor of the Florida Folk Festival, and covers the years 1952 - 1977. Released in 1981, the final album was culled from the recordings of the Florida Folk Festivals found in S 1576. See notes in S 1579, box 1, folder: 'T83-117 through T83-120' for which reels these selections. were copied from. For a copy of the complete album, see T83-135 and C83-98.
Collection
Skip Johns and the Travelers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Skip Johns and the Travelers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folk singer Fitchen served as emcee.
Collection
Skip Johns and the Travelers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Skip Johns and the Travelers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1992-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Jan Milner served as emcee. The group consisted of Johns (banho/vocals); Mark Wilson (bass); Carly Johns (guitar); Buzz Butler (dobro); and Buddy Hawey (fiddle/vocals).
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)

Sunday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)

Date
1983-05-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin sevred as emcee.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 12-13)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 12-13)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
Two audio cassette tapes. From lake City, the band consisted of: Skip Johns (acoustic guitar and banjo); Buzz Butler (Dobro guitar); Louis Mantini (fiddle); and Mark Willson (bass).
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
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_t83-135Copy of the phonographic album: Florida Folk Festival -- the First 25 YearsSoundShape note singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Singers
Sound recordings
Music performance
African Americans
Czechoslovakian Americans
Tall tales
Guitar music
Gospel (Black)
Musical tradition, sacred
Shape note singing
Storytelling
Seminole Indians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t83-118Pre-selections for the Florida Folk Festival 25th Anniversary albumSoundSingers
Musicians
Storytellers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Storytelling
Performing arts
Music performance
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
Sound recordings
Tales
Fiddle music
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a_s1576_t92-015Skip Johns and the Travelers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundMusicians
Bands (Music)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Music performance
Guitar music
Songs
Guitarists
String bands
Stringband music
String instruments
Storytelling
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Bluegrass musicians
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a_s1576_t92-092Skip Johns and the Travelers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups
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a_s1576_t83-208Sunday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)SoundMusicians
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Country music
Cowboys
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_65_c96-130Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 12-13)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
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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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