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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Folklorists"
Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1997-05-25
Description
One audio cassette recording. Jerrilyn McGregory, author of Wiregrass Folklife, is interviewed by Laurie Sommers. She discusses wiregrass and the ecological threat it faces as well as Deep South traditions of "wiregrass country". She also describes the types of people she met in her research, differences between the roles for men and women in this area, the evolution of shaped-note singing and African-American funerary customs.
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Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Date
1988
Description
Twenty-five color slides. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. In 1988, Secretary of State Smith presented awards to Stetson Kennedy, Alton Morris, Flora Mae Hunter, and Tom Gaskins. Many of the people in these slides are unidentified.
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Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in Tallahassee

Date
1988
Description
Two proof sheets with 39 black and white images (plus negatives). Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. In 1988, Secretary of State Smith presented awards to Stetson Kennedy, Alton Morris, Flora Mae Hunter, and Tom Gaskins. Many of the people in these slides are unidentified
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Images from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremony

Images from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremony

Date
1985
Description
Five proofs with 132 black and white images (plus negatives). This was the first year the award was given out. Held at the Florida State Capitol, Secretary of State George Firestone handed awards out to Boltin, Clark, Billie, Saunders, and Frog Smith. Florida Folklife Program folklorists Bulger and Taylor were also on hand. Other folk artists also were there performing, such as Greek bagpiper Tsimouris.
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Monday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Monday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1955-05-02
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. Chase was a folklorist from North Carolina.
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 22 minutes) Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with a festival visitor having her hair weaved ("corn rows") at an African American hair styles demonstration tent. Most of the tape consists of the Florida State Fiddlers Competition, which was hosted by state folklorist Bob Stone. Neither the performers nor the songs performed were identified. The competition continues on video FV-64. For the audio of the entire competition, see tapes D91-9 through D91-12, in S 1576.
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Blacksmith Thomas Rains in his workshop

Blacksmith Thomas Rains in his workshop

Date
1977
Description
Forty color slides. Images of Rains in his blacksmith workshop. Also includes images of his home. Finally, several images feature folklorist Peggy Bulger interviewing Rains.
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Recording blues guitarist Emmett Murray

Recording blues guitarist Emmett Murray

Date
1980-05-05
Description
Twenty-eight black and white prints with negatives. Images of blues musician Murray performing with his guitar at his home for folklorists Dwight Devane and Peggy Bulger. Some of the images show Murray being recorded. Devane is pictured as well.
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Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)

Date
2004-05-28
Description
One compact disc. A breakdance workshop, led by Full of Smiles, a multi-ethnic group from Florida State University. They break danced to pre-recorded music.
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank Segree

Date
1986-11-14
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-three black and white images. Images are of folklorists Taylor and Loomis measuring a fishing boat built by Segree in his yard. More images may be found in S 1577, v. 45. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project may be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_68_c97-089Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)SoundAuthors
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Oral performance
Life histories
Interviewing
Flora
Wiregrass
Grasses
Ecology
Environment
Plants
Shape note singing
Folklife
Folklorists
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Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeFolklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeStill ImageAwards
Folklife
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Dept. of State (1987-1995: Smith)
Public speaking
Orators
Secretary of State
Public officer
Folklorists
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Folklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeFolklife Heritage Awards ceremony in TallahasseeStill ImageAwards
Folklife
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Dept. of State (1987-1995: Smith)
Public officers
Public officials
Orators
Public speaking
Secretary of State
Public officer
Folklorists
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Images from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremonyImages from the 1985 Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremonyStill ImageAwards
Public officers
Public officials
Demonstrations
Craft
Folklorists
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Dept. of State (1979-1987 : Firestone)
African Americans
Bagpipers
Tsabouna
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a_s1576_t77-021Monday afternoon performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundBands (Music)
Singers
Dancers
Musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Hula (Dance)
Hawaiian guitar
String bands
Punch and Judy
Puppet theater
Puppets
Folklorists
Puppeteers
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)Moving ImageBarbers
Beauty operators
Hairdressers
Video recording
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Hair styling
Hair weaving
Hairwork
Hairdressing
Competitions
Contests
Fiddle music
Fiddles
String instruments
Old time music
Guitar music
Folklorists
Fiddlers
Musicians
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Blacksmith Thomas Rains in his workshopBlacksmith Thomas Rains in his workshopStill ImageBlacksmiths
Fieldwork
Blacksmithing
Metal craft
Material culture
Workplace
African Americans
Workshops
Architecture
Folklorists
Research methods
Occupational groups
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Recording blues guitarist Emmett MurrayRecording blues guitarist Emmett MurrayStill ImageBlues (Music)
Guitar music
African Americans
Music
Musical instruments
Folklife
Material culture
Guitar
Recording equipment
Sound recordings
Performers
Performing arts
Folklorists
Guitarist
Entertainers
Musicians
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a_s2034_02_cd04-084Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)SoundBreak dancers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Folklorists
Workshops (Adult education)
Dance music
Hip hop music
Break dance
Break dancing
Dancers
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Folklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeFolklorists inspecting a boat built by Frank SegreeStill ImageCarpenters
Fieldwork
Boats and boating
Material culture
Boats
Woodwork
Maritime life
Carpentry
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Weights and measures
Measurements
Research methods
Boatbuilders
Folklorists
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