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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Folklore revival festivals"
1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs

Date
1978-05
Description
Five black and white prints. P79-679 Rufus Adams of Mayo demontrating his corn shuck bottom chairs to crowds. P79-681 Queen Udell and her yo-yo quilt. Yo-yo quilt were quilts made from several circular swatches of cloth swen together. P79-682 Cabinet maker Kjell Lunestad of St. Augustine. P79-683 Reverend Thurlow Reed of Key West playing music with a conch shell. P79-684 Jay Abner in front of his restaurant in White Springs. Karl Holland of the Florida Dept. of Commerce took the photographs. He often worked for the Florida Folk Festival, in which he woudl send all unused Commerce photos to the Florida Folklife Program.
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Blues singer Mary McClain posing for photographs at 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Blues singer Mary McClain posing for photographs at 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1984-05-27
Description
Eight color slides. Known as Diamond Teeth Mary for the jewels she placed in her teeth in the 1940s, Mary was born in West Virginia, and always claimed to be the half sister of fellow blues singer Bessie Smith. In 1918, she moved to Florida's Gulf Coast. During her later years, she lived in Bradenton, Florida. Although McClain was a popular performer in the 1920s and 1930s, she stopped performing the blues for many years. She was rediscovered by the Florida Folklife Program in the 1980s. In 1986, she won the Florida Folk Heritage Award in 1986. She died on 4 April 2000.
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Junkanoos performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

Junkanoos performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

Date
31920
Description
Six color slides. Junkanoos, from the Bahamas, playing in the Folklife area of the Florida Folk Festival.
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Lucreaty Clark making baskets at Florida Folk Festival

Lucreaty Clark making baskets at Florida Folk Festival

Date
Description
One photographic print. May 1978.
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The Gandy Dancers at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

The Gandy Dancers at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1993-05
Description
One proof sheet with eight black and white images (plus negatives). The dancers were: C. Wright, John Mealing, Charlie Vinson, Allen Jones, and Elder Brown. One image also features folklorist Beth Higgs. Gandy dancers were railroad workers who used call-and-response work songs to keep workers moving fast in laying track. Often called lining songs.
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The Junkanoos performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

The Junkanoos performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1980-05
Description
One black and white print. The Junkanoos were originally from Jamaica, but in 1980 lived in Key West.
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Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. 1-5: Jamican tales: Lucille Fuller, Veta Plummer, Sophia Campbell; 6: Blues guitar: Tampa Blue, Joe Reiva, Michael Dodge; 7: Venezuelan harp: Jesus Rodriguez; 8-16: East Indian dance: Perema and Prya Menon; 17-18: Fiddling: Gerry Cox, Amy Cox, Bob Murphy; 19-36: Cuban dancing: Cayo Hueso Comparsa.
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Bouzouki player Spiros Skordilis and his apprentice performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Bouzouki player Spiros Skordilis and his apprentice performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1987-05-24
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Roller served as emcee.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Friday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1997-05-23
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 12)

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 12)

Date
2004-05-28
Description
One compact disc. Louis and her apprentice Lubin told Bouki stories, a series of traditional Haitian tales.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1978 Florida Folk Festival photographs1978 Florida Folk Festival photographsStill ImageAfrican Americans
Chairs
Furniture
Cornhusk craft
Material culture
Demonstrations
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Restaurants
Cabinetwork
Carpentry
Woodwork
Quilting
Quilts
Textile arts
Chair caning
Quiltmakers
Carpenters
Cabinetmakers
Furniture maker
Musicians
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Blues singer Mary McClain posing for photographs at 1984 Florida Folk FestivalBlues singer Mary McClain posing for photographs at 1984 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageAfrican Americans
Folk festivals
Women
Folklore revival festivals
Blues singers
Singers
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Junkanoos performing at the 1987 Florida Folk FestivalJunkanoos performing at the 1987 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageAfrican Americans
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Musical groups
Entertainers
Singers
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Lucreaty Clark making baskets at Florida Folk FestivalLucreaty Clark making baskets at Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageAfrican Americans
Basket making
Baskets
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
White oak
Oak
Demonstrations
Woven goods
Containers
Material culture
Basket maker
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The Gandy Dancers at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalThe Gandy Dancers at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageAfrican Americans
Folklorists
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Dance
Occupational groups
Dancers
Railroads Employees
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The Junkanoos performing at the 1980 Florida Folk FestivalThe Junkanoos performing at the 1980 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageAfrican Americans
Folk dance
Performing arts
Performers
Body movement
Demonstrations
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Dancers
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Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalApprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageApprentices
Performers
Guitarists
Guitar
String instruments
Folk dance
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Comparsa tradition
Folklore revival festivals
Arts, Cuban
Folk festivals
Storytellers
Guitarist
Harpists
Dancers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t87-126Bouzouki player Spiros Skordilis and his apprentice performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundApprentices
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Bouzouki
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Musicians
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a_s1576_76_d97-003Friday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)SoundApprentices
Musicians
Dancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Workshops (Adult education)
Swing music
Steel drum (Musical instrument)
Drum music
Drum performance
Clogging
African Americans
Clog dancing
Stepdancing
Dance music
Folk dance
Drummers (Musicians)
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a_s2034_02_cd04-092Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 12)SoundApprentices
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Workshops (Adult education)
Storytelling
African Americans
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Tales
Storytellers
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