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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Weed, Thurlow"
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1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

Date
1978-05
Description
Five black and white prints. P79-679 Rufus Adams of Mayo demontrating his corn shuck bottom chairs to crowds. P79-681 Queen Udell and her yo-yo quilt. Yo-yo quilt were quilts made from several circular swatches of cloth swen together. P79-682 Cabinet maker Kjell Lunestad of St. Augustine. P79-683 Reverend Thurlow Reed of Key West playing music with a conch shell. P79-684 Jay Abner in front of his restaurant in White Springs. Karl Holland of the Florida Dept. of Commerce took the photographs. He often worked for the Florida Folk Festival, in which he woudl send all unused Commerce photos to the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Interview with conch shell player Rev. Thurlow Weed

Interview with conch shell player Rev. Thurlow Weed

Date
1977-01-30
Description
One audio cassette. Interview on side 1, music performance on side 2. Thurlow describes how he doesn't use music notes to play the conch shell; how shells are used for communication on boats in Key West, Bahamas, Hawaii; how he holds a BA in music; and how he plays the instrument. He also demonstrates playing the conch shell.
Collection
Rev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Rev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
One black and white print. Weed was from Key West.
Collection
Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1978-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Mark was from St. Augustine. His set was started on T80-12. The travelers were from Lake City, and consisted of Buddy Harvey (bass), Claudie Johns (guitar), and Skip Johns (banjo). Weed, of Key West, played the conch shell. Johnson and Wickman were also from St. Augustine. Their set continues on T80-14.
Collection
Saturday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Saturday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Date
1978-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Bouwhuizen was a teacher in Tampa. Weed, of Key West, played the conch shell. McGhee, of Lake City, played the autoharp (chorded zither). The New Sand Mountain Wildcats consisted of Rob Levine, Ernie Williams, Darelyn Caudill, Bill Dudley, Jim Strickland, and Shelli Yaeger. This was the first festival.
Collection
Sunday afternoon performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Sunday afternoon performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1978-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Patterson was from St. Augustine. Williams was a street musician from Tallahassee. Weed, of Key West, played the conch shell.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs1978 Florida Folk Festival photographsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Demonstrations
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Restaurants
Cabinetwork
Carpentry
Woodwork
Quilting
Quilts
Textile arts
Chair caning
Quiltmakers
Carpenters
Cabinetmakers
Furniture maker
Musicians
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a_s1576_01_c77-021Interview with conch shell player Rev. Thurlow WeedSoundShells
Interviews
Oral narratives
Musical instruments
Life histories
Music performance
Oral histories
Musicians
Preachers
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Rev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalRev. Thurlow Weed performing at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folklore revival festivals
Shells
Music performance
Musical instruments
Performing arts
Music
Musicians
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a_s1576_t80-013Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Bluegrass music
Shells
Old time music
Stringband music
Musicians
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a_s1576_t80-009Saturday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)SoundSingers
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Shells
Old time music
Storytelling
Autoharp music
Dance music
Guitar music
Animal tales
Trickster tales
Musicians
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a_s1576_t80-021Sunday afternoon performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Religious music
Oral narratives
Shells
Demonstrations
Guitar music
Folk singers
Religious songs
Gospel songs
Musicians
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