61 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864"
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Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 8)

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 8)

Date
1985-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 12)

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 12)

Date
1985-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rogers served as emcee
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster

Date
1961-03-25
Description
One reel to reel recording (17:55 minutes). Radio program on the life of songwriter Stephen Foster. A very similar program can be found on 61-2-17. 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: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:43). 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. Features clips from the first competition in 1952, which was sponsored by the Florida Federation of Music Clubs. Heard on the program are McKeithan, master of ceremonies in 1952, Miller, president of the National Federation of Music Clubs, McNutt, president of the Florida Federation of Music Clubs, and former "Jeanie" (1959) and Broadway performer Veronica McCormick. 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: Story of Stephen Foster

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster

Date
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:35 minutes). Radio program on the life of songwriter Stephen Foster. A very similar program can be found on 61-2-10. 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: Foster Songs by Mark Moore

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Foster Songs by Mark Moore

Date
1962
Description
One reel to reel recordings (15 minutes) A performance by Denver-based folk singer Mark Moore playing Stephen Foster songs in observance of the anniversary of Foster's birthday. Played on 4th of July. 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: Four 5-Minute Features

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four 5-Minute Features

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording. (20 minutes). Four short radio stories: 1. A Story and a Song of Yesterday (4:28) -- story on Foster's first composition, Tioga Waltz. 2. A Song of the South (4:30) -- Story about Foster's song, "I am Gonna Ride the Chariot", with the Amigo Male Singers performing it. 3. A Story of a Song and a Wagon (4:40) -- story behind Foster's "Oh! Suzanna". 4. Seminole Indian Josie Billie, Story and Song (4:45) -- Animal tale by Seminole storyteller Josie Billie. 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: Four Short Features

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four Short Features

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording. (15 minutes). Four short radio stories: 1. Open Thy Lattice, Love (3:30) -- story behind Stephen Foster's first published song. 2. Fletcher Hodges, Jr. (3:46)-- story about the curator of Foster Hall at the University of Pittsburgh, and author of a Foster biography. Hodges was a native of Indiana, where he was asked in 1932 to curate the Eli Lilly and Co.'s collection of Foster materials (20,000 items). He moved with the collection to the University of Pittsburgh in 1937. 3. Masaryktown (3:45) -- story of the Czechoslovakian community, with Jerry Psenka's music. 4. Lem Griffis (4:00) -- sampler of Griffis' humorous stories; who was from the Okeefenokee swamp in South Georgia (the headwaters of the Suwannee River). He was a regular performer at the Festival. 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: 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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t85-026Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 8)SoundDancers
Musicians
Harpists
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Dance music
Dance
Demonstrations
Folk dance
Autoharp music
Guitar music
Singers
Singing
Country music
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
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a_s1576_t85-030Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 12)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Dance music
Folk dance
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Folk singers
Dancers
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a_s2042_sfm_03Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen FosterSoundFoster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Documentaries Radio
Life histories
Folklore and history
Composers
Commercial songs
Popular songs
Music performance
Oral education
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a_s2042_sfm_04Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)SoundSingers
Radio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Beauty contests
Competitions
Talent shows
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Singing
Life histories
Folklore and history
Oral education
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a_s2042_sfm_09Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen FosterSoundFoster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Documentaries Radio
Life histories
Folklore and history
Composers
Commercial songs
Popular songs
Music performance
Oral education
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a_s2042_sfm_10Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Foster Songs by Mark MooreSoundMusicians
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Folk singers
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_14Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four 5-Minute FeaturesSoundComposer
Singers
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Radio
Radio programs
Radio programs, Public service
Documentaries Radio
Composers
Folklore and history
Life histories
Singing
Music performance
Performing arts
Animal tales
Storytelling
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Storytellers
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a_s2042_sfm_15Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four Short FeaturesSoundComposer
Curators
Archivists
Musicians
Radio
Radio programs
Radio announcing
Documentaries Radio
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Popular songs
Commercial songs
Composers
Folklore and history
Life histories
Accordion music
Arts, Czechoslovakia
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Tall tales
Humor
Jokes
Personal experience narratives
Oral education
Advertising, Public service
Accordionists
Storytellers
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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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