42 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Holidays"
Fourth of July celebration, 1987

Fourth of July celebration, 1987

Date
1987-07-04
Description
109 color slides; 3 proof sheets with 83 images (plus negatives.) Each 4 July, the Stephen Foster Center held an old-fashioned Independence Day celebraton, including games, food, and music. Several of the state folklorists, including Loomis and Nusz, may be seen participating.
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Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)

Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)

Date
1960-07-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. The audio quality is poor. Held at Powell Hall because of heavy rains. Boltin emceed the event. Cliff Walden was a radio personality on WGGG in Gainesville. U.S. Rep. Matthews represented the 8th Congressional District from 1953 to 1967. He spoke on patriotism and the need for "states rights" -- but his speech suffers from audio resulting from damage to the reel to reel and is difficult to hear.
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Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1963)

Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1963)

Date
1963-07-04
Description
Two reel to reel recordings.
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Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1964)

Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1964)

Date
1964-07-04
Description
Boltin served as emcee for the event. The event was held inside the bell tower due to unexpected rain. The Big Bend Musicians were Frank Noegel (on a home-made banjo), Dr. John Green, Claude Bedenbaugh, and Fred Jones. Carol Epperson sang as a substitute for her ill mother. And she played piano for Pursley, making his Stephen Foster memorial debut. McMullen was a member of the Stephen Foster Memorial Commission as well as the Hamilton County Chamber of Commerce and former White Springs mayor. In 1998 he received a Florida Folk Heritage Award from the Florida Dept. of State.
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Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster Center

Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster Center

Date
1989-07-04
Description
Seventy-two color slides. Images of games, food booths, and other activites of the Old Time Independence Day celebrations that were held each year at the Stephen Foster Memorial, and sponsored by the Florida Folklife Program. Includes photos of Folklife Bureau staff participating.
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Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster Center

Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster Center

Date
1990-07-04
Description
Forty-three color slides. Images of games, food booths, and other activites of the Old Time Independence Day celebrations that were held each year at the Stephen Foster Memorial, and sponsored by the Florida Folklife Program. Includes photos of Folklife bureau staff participating.
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Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster Center

Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster Center

Date
1989-07-04
Description
Four proof sheets with 144 black and white images, plus negatives. Images of games, food booths, and other activites of the Old Time Independence Day celebrations that were held each year at the Stephen Foster Memorial, and sponsored by the Florida Folklife Program.
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Fourth of July games at the Stephen Foster Center

Fourth of July games at the Stephen Foster Center

Date
1990-07-04
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images, with negatives. Images of games, food booths, and other activites of the Old Time Independence Day celebrations that were held each year at the Stephen Foster Memorial, and sponsored by the Florida Folklife Program. Includes photos of Folklife bureau staff participating.
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Images of the 1985 Fourth of July celebration

Images of the 1985 Fourth of July celebration

Date
1985-07-04
Description
One proof sheet with 18 black and white images(plus negatives. Performers at the annual old-time Fourth of July celebration at White Spring's Stephen Foster Memorial, including Seminole storyteller Jumper, the Gospel Harmoneers, and Shotgun Bluegarss. Folklorist Andrea Graham can be seen with Jumper.
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Interview with Donnie Gader

Interview with Donnie Gader

Date
1984-10-24
Description
Four audio cassettes. C84-118: Audio is quiet on interviewer at the start. Donnie Gader recollects songs from her childhood and how she learned them, including: "Rosewood Casket"; "Lilac Trees"; "I'm a Little Curly Head" (rhyme); lullabyes; "The Shoemakers"; "Good Morning, Merry Sunshine"; songs about Jessie James; "Pollywollydoodle"; "Southern Lullabye"; discusses racial words in songs; songs learned from black community: "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot"; hymns: "Amazing Grace"; "Rock of Ages"; song about a circus bear; learning songs from school teachers; "The Raggedy Man" (poem); and others. C84-119: Donnie Gader talks about home butchering; home remedies such as cornmeal gruel, pot liquor, fevergrass, Jerusalem oat root, dog fennels, and others; the local doctor; planting by the signs; farm living and crafts; games; talks about her journal; Christmas songs such as "Up on the Housetop"; "Jolly Old St. Nicholas"; Christmas tree traditions; making kites with flour and water for glue; her father and working with him at the gristmill; changes in fashion when she was young; life during the Great Depression and afterwards; various jobs she held in a sewing factory and packaging/locker plant. C84-120: Donnie Gader begins by discussing her family history; talks about the cotton gin, gristmill, and shingle mill her family ran; milking cows and making butter; butchering and the community aspect of it; peanut boiling and the community aspect of it; learning music by ear; discusses her second husband's French/Minorcan heritage; datil peppers. C84-121: Donnie Gader discusses and sings songs such as "Frankie and Johnnie"; "After the Ball"; "Down at the Old Garden Gate"; "The Old Rusty Mill" [?]; singing in the cottonfields; racism in cotton picking; song about a bole weevil; talks about her father and family history [sounds as if she reads from her journal at times]; father's talents as a musician; sings songs he sang: "Love Lifted Me"; "What A Friend We Have in Jesus"; community "sings"; foods.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Fourth of July celebration, 1987Fourth of July celebration, 1987Still ImageFourth of July
Games
Children
Saws
Holidays
Holidays and festivals
Music performance
Special events
Leisure
Recreation
Contests
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a_s2043_00073Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1960)SoundConcerts
Music performance
Performing arts
Fourth of July
Holidays
Public officers
Public officials
Oral performance
Humor
African Americans Segregation
Old time music
Country music
Children
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Storytellers
Judges
Orators
Musicians
Legislators United States
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a_s2043_00147Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1963)SoundConcerts
Music performance
Performing arts
Fourth of July
Holidays
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a_s2043_00183Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Memorial (1964)SoundConcerts
Music performance
Performing arts
Fourth of July
Holidays
Singing
Patriotic songs
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Banjo music
Fiddle music
Old time music
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Oral performance
Occasional speeches
Judges
Musicians
Storytellers
Orators
Singers
Banjoists
Fiddlers
Pianists
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Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster CenterFourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster CenterStill ImageSpecial events
Festivals
Holidays
Fourth of July
Games
Children
Music
Gospel music
Fiddlers
Performers
Contests
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Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster CenterFourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster CenterStill ImageSpecial events
Festivals
Holidays
Fourth of July
Games
Children
Music
Gospel music
Fiddlers
Performers
Contests
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Fourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster CenterFourth of July celebrations at the Stephen Foster CenterStill ImageSpecial events
Festivals
Holidays
Fourth of July
Games
Children
Music
Gospel music
Fiddlers
Performers
Contests
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Fourth of July games at the Stephen Foster CenterFourth of July games at the Stephen Foster CenterStill ImageSpecial events
Festivals
Holidays
Fourth of July
Games
Children
Music
Gospel music
Fiddlers
Performers
Contests
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Images of the 1985 Fourth of July celebrationImages of the 1985 Fourth of July celebrationStill ImageHolidays
Holidays and festivals
Seminole Indians
Singing
Performers
Music performance
Performing arts
Storytellers
Storytelling
Gospel musicians
Fourth of July
Folklorists
Musical groups
Musicians
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a_s1576_15_c84-118Interview with Donnie GaderSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Minorcan Americans
Minorcans
Family history
Songs
Healers
Holidays
Christmas
Gristmills
Cooking and dining
Singing
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