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Aaron O'Rourke Trio performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Amphitheater

Aaron O'Rourke Trio performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Amphitheater

Date
2007-11-11
Description
Donna Green-Townsend serves as emcee. O'Rourke (mountain dulcimer), Abraham (mandolin), and Snelling (bass) were from Tallahassee, Fla.
Collection
Allen Jones interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Allen Jones interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Date
1993-05-30
Description
One audio cassette. NKwanda Jah is the interviewer. Jones, a member of the Gandy Dancers from Birmingham, Ala., discusses his work on the railroads.
Collection
Allen Jones interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Allen Jones interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Date
1993-05-29
Description
One audio cassette. Jones, a member of the Gandy Dancers, answers questions from audience members about railway work, equipment, and making iron. The interview represents the second portion of tape C93-9.
Collection
Angela Patua performance at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

Angela Patua performance at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

Date
2000-05-26
Description
The first part of a digital audio tape (DAT). Ernie Williams serves as emcee. "Angela Patua" is the stage name for Angela Maria Dias Crocitti. Crocitti (vocals/cavaquinho) performs original songs influenced by Afro-Brazilian music. She is joined by Caracappa (vocals) on "The Divine Sun."
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Annette Bruce & story swap at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Storytelling Stage

Annette Bruce & story swap at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Storytelling Stage

Date
1993-05-28
Description
One audio cassette recording. Peggy Smith serves as emcee. This recording represents the second portion of tape C93-28. Bruce was from Eustis. She described her experiences telling stories growing up, as well as a story about the Florida Panther, Cracker culture, and other old Florida tales. She is accompanied by a guitarist, Jamie Green. Smith tells a ghost story from Cousin Thelma Boltin.
Collection
Ava Forney demonstration at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

Ava Forney demonstration at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

Date
2007-11-09
Description
Tina Bucuvalas serves as emcee. Forney tells stories about the life, travel, and times of her ancestors, including the origin of the moniker "Cracker" and its various definitions.
Collection
Ballet Folklórico de Bomba y Plena Lanzó dance workshop at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

Ballet Folklórico de Bomba y Plena Lanzó dance workshop at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

Date
2004-05-30
Description
Ballet Folklórico de Bomba y Plena Lanzó, led by Miguel and Idalia Lanzo, conduct a workshop on Puerto Rican bomba and plena dance and music.
Collection
"Banjo" Eddie Goldhill performance at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

"Banjo" Eddie Goldhill performance at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

Date
1957-05-04
Description
Fifth part of one audiotape recording. Thelma Boltin serves as emcee. Goldhill (banjo) played one unidentified tune. He was from Jacksonville, Fla.
Collection
Bill Selph demonstration at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

Bill Selph demonstration at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

Date
1957-05-04
Description
Seventh part of one audiotape recording. Thelma Boltin serves as emcee. Selph demonstrates an auction chant. He was from Madison, Fla.
Collection
Billy Howell interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Billy Howell interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area

Date
1993-05-30
Description
One audio cassette. NKwanda Jah is the interviewer. Howell gives a brief family background. He explains the turpentine business, homesteading, and other industries in North Florida. He gives some background on attending school in Port St. Joe, Fla. and working for the St. Joe Paper Company for forty-two years. He discusses his collection of railroad paraphernalia and how he acquired an interest in railway work because of his father, a news butch on the Apalachicola Northern Railroad. He explains that he never referred to railroad section workers as "gandy dancers," but instead as "section gangs." He shares his perception of race relations among railway workers, explaining that section foremen were usually white and the workers were African American. The tape cuts outs momentarily at 14:50. Howell discusses labor when he first entered the work force, including his work in the Coast Guard. He discusses his work photographing railroads.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Aaron O'Rourke Trio performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival AmphitheaterAaron O'Rourke Trio performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival AmphitheaterSoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Music -- Performance
Appalachian dulcimer
Progressive bluegrass music
Instrumental music
Bluegrass music
Jazz
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a_s1576_30_c93-019Allen Jones interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreasoundRailroads Employees
Dancers
Folk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Railroads
Interviews
Railway workers
Oral narratives
African Americans
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a_s1576_30_c93-009bAllen Jones interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreasoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
African Americans
Oral narratives
Railroads
Railway workers
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a_s1576_84_d00-007aAngela Patua performance at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival Main StageSoundBrazilians
Florida Folk Festival
Folk festivals
Music--Performance
Candomblé
Music--Brazilian influences
Macumba
Singer-songwriter music
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c93-28bAnnette Bruce & story swap at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Storytelling StagesoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Folktales
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a_s2034_07_cd07-021Ava Forney demonstration at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife StagesoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Florida Crackers
Storytellers
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a_s2034_02_cd04-113Ballet Folklórico de Bomba y Plena Lanzó dance workshop at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival Folklife StageSoundFlorida Folk Festival
Folk festivals
Music -- Performance
African Americans
Bomba (dance)
Puerto Ricans
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a_s1576_t77-060e"Banjo" Eddie Goldhill performance at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main StagesoundFlorida Folk Festival
Folk festivals
Music -- Performance
Banjo music
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a_s1576_t77-060gBill Selph demonstration at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main StagesoundFlorida Folk Festival
Folk festivals
Auction chants
Auctioneers
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a_s1576_30_c93-018Billy Howell interview at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife AreasoundRailroads Employees
Folk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Railroads
Occupational folklore
Railway workers
Oral narratives
Interviews
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