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Zora Neale Hurston Festival in 1991

Zora Neale Hurston Festival in 1991

Date
1991-01
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Zora Neale Hurston was a major literary figure, known as one of the nation's preeminent African American writers. She was from Eatonville. Now, each January, the town holds a festival in her honor. 1-2: Jamie Lee Harell; 3-4: Orlando School of Culture and Dance performing; 5-11: Vaughan McCall demonstrating hair styling; 12-14: Washington Sisters singing a capella; 15-18: Gloria's Hats 19-21: Elden Earl Madison 22-36: St. James Church worshiping (33-36: Rev. Nolan Pitts preaching).
Collection
Saturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1956-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Saturday morning performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday morning performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1956-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. Tomazin played the accordion, and the Kerseys and Hart played guitar. The Jacksonville College of Music presented a program of Stephen Foster music.
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Images of Thelma Boltin

Images of Thelma Boltin

Date
Description
Sixteen black and white prints. Various photos of Folk Festival director and performer, including performing with Gainesville Little Theater, with children at the Florida Folk Festival, and other events. c. 1950s
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Jewish Purim Play performance at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Jewish Purim Play performance at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Date
1990-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. 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. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area. In 1990, they emphasized celebrations of various Florida groups. including Haitians, Trinidadians, Greeks, and Jewish peoples.
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Jewish Purim Play performance at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Jewish Purim Play performance at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Date
1990-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Cantrell served as the emcee. A play performance of the book of Esther. 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. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area. In 1990, they emphasized celebrations of various Florida groups. including Haitians, Trinidadians, Greeks, and Jewish peoples.
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Purim Celebration Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Purim Celebration Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Date
1990-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. 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. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area. In 1990, they emphasized celebrations of various Florida groups. including Haitians, Trinidadians, Greeks, and Jewish peoples.
Collection
Spanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival

Spanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1958-05
Description
Three black and white images. Images of a 16th Century Spanish conquistador reenactor. One image also features Oklahoma Creek artist Fred Beaver.
Collection
Storytellers at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Tent) (Sunday)

Storytellers at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Tent) (Sunday)

Date
1995-05-26
Description
16 audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10:00am and 5pm at the Storytelling Tent. (The Storytelling Auditorium area, which featured some of the same storytellers, was not recorded.) Wiseman, Spitzer, and Newsom served as the emcees. Several of the storytellers also sang songs. Mutima played the drums and kora during his stories; and Harshbarger used finger puppets to aid hers.
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Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One audio cassette tape. The Chinese Association continues their demonstration of Mah Jong. Zhu, Nan; Wang, Lijun; Xia, Dandan; and Leng, Xuefei perform Chinese Acrobatics as part of Splendid China Acrobats from Kissimmee, FL.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Zora Neale Hurston Festival in 1991Zora Neale Hurston Festival in 1991Still ImageA capella singing
Churches
Church services
Protestants
Hats
Special events
Music
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
African Americans
Haircutting
Barbering
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a_s1576_t77-046bSaturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundAccordionists
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Polka music
Accordion music
Guitar music
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Religious songs
Singing
Musicians
Singers
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a_s1576_t77-043Saturday morning performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundAccordionists
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Accordion music
Guitar music
Musicians
Singers
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Images of Thelma BoltinImages of Thelma BoltinStill ImageActing
Drama
Theater
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Storytellers
Performers
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a_s1576_t90-079Jewish Purim Play performance at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)SoundActors
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Theater
Religious art
Holidays and festivals
Play
Judaism
Purim
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a_s1576_t90-065Jewish Purim Play performance at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)SoundActors
Performers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Play
Theater
Purim
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Narratives
Judaism
Holidays and festivals
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a_s1576_t90-085Purim Celebration Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)SoundActors
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Holidays
Jews United States
Holidays and festivals
Oral communication
Purim
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
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Spanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk FestivalSpanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageActors
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Historical reenactments
Costumes
Special events
Clothing and dress
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a_s1576_63_c96-032Storytellers at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Tent) (Sunday)SoundActors
Drummers (Musicians)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Narratives
Trickster tales
Animal tales
Tales
Puppets
Personal experience narratives
Seminole Indians
Clogging
Drum performance
Workshops (Adult education)
Storytellers
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a_s1576_75_c99-082Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundAerialists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Acrobatics
Games
Games China
Mah jong
Recreation
Leisure
Acrobats
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