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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Accordionists"
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Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

Date
1955-05-03
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. Chase was a folklorist from North Carolina.
Collection
Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Date
1955-05-03
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.
Collection
Tuesday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Tuesday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1955-05-03
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.

 

 

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Thursday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Thursday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1954-05-06
Description
One reel to reel. Knott served as the emcee. The first half of the reel consists of Thursday afternoon performances. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.
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Thursday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Thursday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1954-05-06
Description
One reel to reel. Knott served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
2000-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).  Dean was born in Quincy, Florida in April 1962. After a basketball scholarship to East Central Junior College (Decatur, Mississippi), Dean began toruing clubs on the Gulf Coast. He entered the music business through a series of contests, most significantly in 1988 with a winning appearance on the TV show, Star Search. Releasing several hit country music albums in the early 1990s, Dean also performed in several TV comedies and soap operas. By 1999, Dean was no longer charting in the Top Ten, but was still a popular concert performer. He released his last album (Real Man) in 1998. (He relased a "comeback" album in 2005.)
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Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
2000-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Fitchen served as the emcee.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie Auditions (1965)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie Auditions (1965)

Date
1965-03
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:30 minutes). Radio program about the 1965 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition, featuring the winner Graham singing the Foster song. 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: Four Short Features

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four Short Features

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording. (15 minutes). Four short radio stories: 1. Open Thy Lattice, Love (3:30) -- story behind Stephen Foster's first published song. 2. Fletcher Hodges, Jr. (3:46)-- story about the curator of Foster Hall at the University of Pittsburgh, and author of a Foster biography. Hodges was a native of Indiana, where he was asked in 1932 to curate the Eli Lilly and Co.'s collection of Foster materials (20,000 items). He moved with the collection to the University of Pittsburgh in 1937. 3. Masaryktown (3:45) -- story of the Czechoslovakian community, with Jerry Psenka's music. 4. Lem Griffis (4:00) -- sampler of Griffis' humorous stories; who was from the Okeefenokee swamp in South Georgia (the headwaters of the Suwannee River). He was a regular performer at the Festival. 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: Folk Music

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Folk Music

Date
1964-03
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:00 minutes). Highlights from previous Florida Folk Festvials, held each May at the Stephen Foster Memorial. 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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a_s1576_t77-038Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)SoundMusicians
Fiddlers
Folklorists
Singers
Accordionists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Accordion music
Choruses
Fiddle music
Punch and Judy
Puppet theater
Puppets
Patriotic songs
Puppeteers
Students
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a_s1576_t77-037Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)SoundMusicians
Singers
Guitarist
Accordionists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Performing arts
Guitar music
Accordion music
Polka music
Country music
Cowboys
Children
Students
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a_s1576_t77-031Tuesday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Dance
Singing
Accordion music
Polka music
Singers
Musicians
Accordionists
Guitarist
Dancers
Students
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a_s1576_t76-002bThursday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Accordion music
Music performance
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Performing arts
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Creek Indians
Orators
Accordionists
Musicians
Town criers
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a_s1576_t76-002aThursday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundDancers
Singers
Quiltmakers
Needleworkers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Accordionists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Oral performance
Performing arts
Jump rope rhymes
Square dancing
Bluegrass music
Stringband music
String bands
Old time music
Accordion music
Filipino Americans
Peruvian Americans
Quilting
Patriotic songs
Folklorists
Students
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a_s1576_84_d00-026Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Bluegrass music
Stringband music
Old time music
Country music
Popular songs
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Accordionists
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a_s1576_84_d00-025Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Accordion music
Rock music
Old time music
Folk singers
Poetry
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Accordionists
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a_s2042_sfm_73Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie Auditions (1965)SoundAccordionists
Dancers
Radio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Competitions
Singing
Contests
Talent shows
Popular songs
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_15Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four Short FeaturesSoundComposer
Curators
Archivists
Musicians
Radio
Radio programs
Radio announcing
Documentaries Radio
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Popular songs
Commercial songs
Composers
Folklore and history
Life histories
Accordion music
Arts, Czechoslovakia
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Tall tales
Humor
Jokes
Personal experience narratives
Oral education
Advertising, Public service
Accordionists
Storytellers
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a_s2042_sfm_56Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Folk MusicSoundSingers
Accordionists
Dancers
Radio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Accordion music
Folk singers
Singing
Fiddle music
Performing arts
Fiddling
Czechoslovakian Americans
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