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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Personal Name is exactly "Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864"
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)

Date
1963
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:20 minutes) Radio program about the 1963 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition, featuring the winner Keitha Holz singing the Foster song, and remarks as well as an original composition by commercial songwriter and contest judge Gerald Marks. There were 21 contestants, and the event culminated in a Jeanie ball. Marks was the composer of "All of Me," and "The Night Shall Be Filled With Music." He also several Broadway shows and motion pictures. 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: Oh, Susanna

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Oh, Susanna

Date
1963-09
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:30 minutes). Radio program about the story behind Foster's "Oh! Suzanna." 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.
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Stephen Foster Week (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Stephen Foster Week (15-minute version)

Date
1964-01
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:45 minutes). In 1964, Stephen Foster Memorial Week was celebrated from 1/12 and 1/19. The 13th was the centennial of Foster's death. Evelyn Foster Morneweck was the nearest living relative of Foster (his niece). 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.
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Stephen Foster Week (30-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Stephen Foster Week (30-minute version)

Date
1964-01
Description
One reel to reel recording (27:47 minutes). In 1964, Stephen Foster Memorial Week was celebrated from 1/12 and 1/19. The 13th was the centennial of Foster's death. Evelyn Foster Morneweck was the nearest living relative of Foster (his niece). There is also a 15-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.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster (15- and 30-minute versions)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster (15- and 30-minute versions)

Date
1964-01
Description
One reel to reel recording (26:45 minutes and 15 minutes). Created for Stephen Foster Week (1/13-1/19), this program was about the life of songwriter Stephen Foster. 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.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Old Favorites (30-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Old Favorites (30-minute version)

Date
1964-01
Description
One reel to reel recording (26:45 minutes). Various folk songs performed by Mark Moore. King was editor-emeritus of Jacksonville's Florida Times Union. There is also a 15-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.
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.
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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
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Mark Moore

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Mark Moore

Date
1964-03
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:30 minutes). Concert by Denver-based folk singer Moore. 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.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Fosters Little Known Songs (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Fosters Little Known Songs (15-minute version)

Date
1963-10
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:50 minutes). 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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s2042_sfm_23Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)SoundComposer
Contests
Competitions
Talent shows
Beauty contests
Singing
Judges
Composers
Commercial songs
Songs
Advertising, Public service
Radio
Radio announcing
Radio programs
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_26Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Oh, SusannaSoundSingers
Radio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Composers
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Songs
Commercial songs
Popular songs
Singing
Folk singers
Performing arts
Oral narratives
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a_s2042_sfm_37Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Stephen Foster Week (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Choir singing
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Interviewing
Interviews
Choruses
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_38Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Stephen Foster Week (30-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Choir singing
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Interviewing
Interviews
Choruses
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_39Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster (15- and 30-minute versions)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Composers
Songs
Life histories
Advertising, Public service
Music performance
Radio announcing
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Folklore and history
Biography
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a_s2042_sfm_41Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Old Favorites (30-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Folk singers
Advertising, Public service
Music performance
Radio announcing
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Newspapers
Journalists
Singers
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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_s2042_sfm_53Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Mark MooreSoundRadio
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
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_59Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Fosters Little Known Songs (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Choruses
Singers
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