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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Documentaries Radio"
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: School Tape

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: School Tape

Date
1984-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording (24:21 minutes). A collection of several radio stories that was sent to Florida schools. Includes Fred Beaver talking about the Suwannee River; Story of Oh! Suzanna; Mark Moore; Story of Tioga Waltz (Foster's first song); Music by the Amigo Male Singers; Story of Josie Billie; Tininkling by David and Estrella Larioza; and tall tales by Lem Griffis. 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: McCormick Family

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: McCormick Family

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording (12:45 minutes). Radio program featuring performances of little known Stephen Foster songs by the McCormick Family of Miami. The family consisted of mother Marie, sons John (18), Francis (12), & Michael (5) and daughters Veronica (the 1959 Jeanie With Light Brown Hair, then known professionally as Veronica Fuchs), Cecilia (16), Louise (14), and Alice (9), along with Veronica's husband Peter Paul Fuchs. Stephen Foster Week (originally Stephen Foster Day) celebrated the anniversary of composer Foster's death in 1864. 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: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (1963 version)

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

Date
1963-02
Description
One reel to reel recording (28:40 minutes) Radio program about the story behind Foster's "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair" and the similarly named talent competition held each February at the Stephen Foster Memorial and sponsored by the Florida Federation of Music Clubs. The competition was begun by Mrs. Leon Whitehurst of Brooksville, and president of the Stephen Foster Memorial Corporation of the Florida Federation of Music Clubs. In 1954, a musical scholarship was added to the competition. The second half of the program features recordings of contestant auditions from 1962 competition, including the winner, Rebecca Ann Jenkins. 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 Festival Preview (1963)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Folk Festival Preview (1963)

Date
1963
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:55 minutes). Radio program featuring performances from the 1962 Florida Folk Festival as a preview for the 1963 festival. 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: 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: High School Choruses (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: High School Choruses (15-minute version)

Date
1963-11
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:40 minutes). A collection of high scool choruses performing at the Stephen Foster Memorial. 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
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: High School Choruses (30-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: High School Choruses (30-minute version)

Date
1963-11
Description
One reel to reel recording (28 minutes). A collection of high scool choruses performing at the Stephen Foster Memorial. 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: College Chorus (15-minute version)

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

Date
1963-12
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:00 minutes). Performances by various university/college choruses. The Steelets were from FAMU. 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
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: College Chorus (30-minute version)

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

Date
1963-12
Description
One reel to reel recording (27:35 minutes). Performances by various university/college choruses. The Steelets were from FAMU. 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: Religious Songs (15-minute version)

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

Date
1963-12
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:35 minutes). Performances of religious songs by various high school and college choruses. 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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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s2042_sfm_17Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: School TapeSoundComposer
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Documentaries Radio
Radio
Radio programs
Radio programs, Public service
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Storytelling
Tall tales
Humor
Folklore and history
Education
Singers
Storytellers
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a_s2042_sfm_18Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: McCormick FamilySoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Folk singers
Composers
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Musical ensembles
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_21Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (1963 version)SoundRadio
Radio programs, Public service
Documentaries Radio
Talent shows
Beauty contests
Competitions
Contests
Singing
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_25Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Folk Festival Preview (1963)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Religious songs
Arts, Asian
Nepalese Americans
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_27Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: High School Choruses (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Schools
Choruses
Singers
Students
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a_s2042_sfm_28Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: High School Choruses (30-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Schools
Choruses
Singers
Students
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a_s2042_sfm_29Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: College Chorus (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Universities and colleges
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Choruses
Singers
Students
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a_s2042_sfm_30Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: College Chorus (30-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Universities and colleges
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Choruses
Singers
Students
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a_s2042_sfm_31Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Religious Songs (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Universities and colleges
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Schools
Choruses
Singers
Students
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