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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Clowns"
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Clown performer Jim Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Clown performer Jim Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1982-05
Description
Seven color slides. Images of Parker in and out of make-up, and with young children. More images of Parker at the festival can be found in S 1577, v. 10.
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Clown performer John Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Clown performer John Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1982-05
Description
Four color slides. For more of Parker at the 1982 festival, see S 1577, v. 7.
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Clown performer Wayne Murray at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Clown performer Wayne Murray at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1982-05
Description
One color prints (plus one black and white print and negatives.) Duplicate of slide S82-77.
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Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1982-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Parker was a clown. Raulerson played the banjo.
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Images of the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Images of the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1981-05-23
Description
Three proof sheets with 105 black and white images (plus negatives). (Includes index sheets) Images of the performers and demonstrators of the festival. Includes singer McLean performing with Lais, Boltin, and Rogers; Seminoles Osceola, Billie, and Jumper demonstrating Seminole culture; the Shoestring Puppet Theater; carnival/medicine show performers Noell and Rodgers; clown Jim Parker; the Cross Creek Cloggers performing; Folklife Program staff Beauchamp, Bryant, and Green; and folklorists Petersen, Bulger, and Dyen.
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Images of various circuses

Images of various circuses

Date
1920
Description
Three proof sheets with 98 black and white images. Copies of old images of various circuses across the country.
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Interview and music performance with blues singer Moses Williams

Interview and music performance with blues singer Moses Williams

Date
1978-04-22
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Williams was born 15 February 1919 in Itta Bena, Mississippi. After traveling with several acts in the 1930s/1940s, he moved to Florida to work the citrus groves. He always played the diddly bow, a one-string instrument played throughout that south that functioned as a primitive guitar. Moses talked about his songs; professional nicknames; the music business; working for the Silas Green Traveling Show as a clown; how he wrote his songs; performing on Beale Street in Memphis; and the history of blues music. In addition, Williams plays several of his songs. (The reels T81-16 and T81-17 may be a duplicate recording of this interview.)
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Interview with circus performer Bill Rodgers

Interview with circus performer Bill Rodgers

Date
1982-01-06
Description
Two reel to reels. Rodgers discusses his life in the circus. Topics include clowns; training for the circus; traveling; ring masters; and training birds. Copied onto audiocassettes C83-27 & C83-28. Material used for the public radio program, Florida Home: Showtown USA. Copies of the programs can be found  on C85-14.
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Miscellaneous images from the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Miscellaneous images from the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1982-05-28
Description
198 color slides. Images from the 1982 Florida Folk Festival created by Florida Folklife Program staff. Includes blues singers (Goodson, McClain), dancers (Drava, Cross Creek Cloggers), performers (dancers, singers, and clowns), and craft demonstrations. Many of the images have been described in more detail elsewhere in the database. For recordings of the festival, see S 1576, reels T83-14 through T83-61.
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Purim celebration at the Chabad Center in Orlando

Purim celebration at the Chabad Center in Orlando

Date
1990-03
Description
Thirty-four color slides. Purim is a Jewish holiday celebrating the victory of the Jewish people over its enemies, as told in the Book of Esther. Literally a Celebration of Lots, it is a joyous time celebrating fun and happiness.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Clown performer Jim Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalClown performer Jim Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Clowning
Theatrical makeup
Costumes
Performing arts
Children
Clowns
Performers
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Clown performer John Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalClown performer John Parker at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Theatrical makeup
Costumes
Clowning
Children
Clowns
Performers
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Clown performer Wayne Murray at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalClown performer Wayne Murray at the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Clowning
Children
Theatrical makeup
Costumes
Clowns
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a_s1576_t83-015Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundSingers
Musicians
Banjoists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Banjo music
Storytelling
Tales
Oral narratives
Games
Patriotic songs
Old time music
Country music
Children
Clowns
Storytellers
Students
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Images of the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalImages of the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusicians
Bands (Music)
Blues singers
Cooks
Performers
Circus performers
Ventriloquists
Singers
Guitarist
Dancers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Ventriloquism
Puppets
Clog dancing
Guitarists
Folk singers
Theatrical makeup
Cooking and dining
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
African Americans
Clowns
Folklorists
Pianists
Puppeteers
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Images of various circusesImages of various circusesStill ImageClowns
Animal trainers
Circus
Circus wagons
Animal training
Animals
Elephants
Tents
Occupational groups
Entertainment
Circus performers
Circus workers
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a_s1576_t78-320Interview and music performance with blues singer Moses WilliamsSoundInterviewing
Interviews
Music performance
Blues (Music)
African Americans
Diddly bow
String instruments
Life histories
Oral histories
Personal experience narratives
Minstrel shows
Clowns
Traveling shows
Guitarist
Blues singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t82-036Interview with circus performer Bill RodgersSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Animal training
Birds
Performing arts
Clowns
Circus
Carnivals
Entertainers
Animal trainers
Circus performers
Circus workers
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Miscellaneous images from the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalMiscellaneous images from the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Music performance
Blues singers
Piano music (Blues)
African Americans
Musicians
Craft
Demonstrations
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Clowns
Dance
Dancers
Folklorists
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Purim celebration at the Chabad Center in OrlandoPurim celebration at the Chabad Center in OrlandoStill ImageFieldwork
Jewish Americans
Purim
Religious rites
Religion
Jews
Judaism
Community culture
Community rites
Holidays and festivals
Special events
Calendar rites
Clowns
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