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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Personal Name is exactly "Thomas, Frank"
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1981 July Fourth Celebration

1981 July Fourth Celebration

Date
1981-07-04
Description
Eighty-four color slides. Images of the annual July Fourth celebration in 1981. Includes images of games (652-653, 656-667, 615-617, 673-675), crafts (632-648), food (618-627), performers like Frank and Ann Thomas (676-680, 684-687), Gamble Rogers (672), and gospel singers (649-651).
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1993-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Monroe, a mandolin player, was known as the creator of bluegrass style of music with his band, the Bluegrass Boys (where the name for the musical genre derives from.) He was often called the Father of Bluegrass. For images of his performance, see S 1577, box 15, folder 2. For his main stage performance later that evening, see D93-11/12. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. The winners for 1993 were wood carver Bobby Johns, fiddler Willie Jones, guitarist-singer Gamble Rogers, and songwriters-singers Frank & Ann Thomas.

 

Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1981 July Fourth Celebration1981 July Fourth CelebrationStill ImageFestivals
Holidays
Holidays and festivals
Fourth of July
Special events
Food
Craft
Demonstrations
Games
Music performance
Performing arts
Gospel (Black)
Children
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a_s1576_43_d93-025Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Mandolin music
Stringband music
String bands
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Awards
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Singers
Musicians
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
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