75 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Jokes"
Sunday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Sunday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1978-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Flemming, of Dade City, played folk songs with several friends. The Heaps-Nelsons were from Swainsboro, Georgia. The Whiteheads (Cubby and his family) played Bavarian dance music.
Collection
Student folklore demonstrations at Taylor County Junior High School (7th graders)

Student folklore demonstrations at Taylor County Junior High School (7th graders)

Date
1983-10-11
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students demonstrate rhymes; jump rope rhymes; hand clapping games. Side B Students hear and tell scary stories
Collection
Student folklore demonstrations at Madison Primary School (3rd graders)

Student folklore demonstrations at Madison Primary School (3rd graders)

Date
1983-10-06
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students tell their name stories. Side B Students demonstrate hand clapping games; jump rope rhymes and other rhymes; do tricks; tell jokes and scary stories.
Collection
Student folklore at Melrose Elementary School for the Hamilton & Columbia Counties Folk Arts in Education Project

Student folklore at Melrose Elementary School for the Hamilton & Columbia Counties Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1982-02-02
Description
One audiocassette. Students in Mrs. Barrett's 4th grade class sharing verbal folklore, including riddles, jokes, and beliefs and legends.
Collection
Student folk traditions at Oceanway Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Oceanway Elementary School

Date
1985-11-07
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, cheers, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Student folk traditions at Northside Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Northside Elementary School

Date
1985-01-29
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, cheers, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Student folk traditions at Mami Agnes Jones Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Mami Agnes Jones Elementary School

Date
1985-01-04
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, cheers, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Student folk traditions at Loretto Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Loretto Elementary School

Date
1985-03-27
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, jokes, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Student folk traditions at Harbor View Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Harbor View Elementary School

Date
1985-11-20
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, cheers, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t80-024Sunday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Dancers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Dance music
Folk singers
Zither music
Clogging
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Jokes
Musicians
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a_s1576_13_c84-062Student folklore demonstrations at Taylor County Junior High School (7th graders)SoundStorytellers
Fieldwork
Schools
Classrooms
Demonstrations
Storytelling
Supernatural legends
Jokes
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Students
Teenagers
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a_s1576_13_c84-061Student folklore demonstrations at Madison Primary School (3rd graders)SoundStorytellers
Fieldwork
Elementary schools
Classrooms
Demonstrations
Storytelling
Supernatural legends
Jokes
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Naming practices
Children
Students
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a_s1608_02_tape07Student folklore at Melrose Elementary School for the Hamilton & Columbia Counties Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundElementary schools
Classrooms
Folklore
Riddles
Jump rope rhymes
Folk beliefs
Jokes
Patty cake
Games
Students
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a_s1576_22_c86-187Student folk traditions at Oceanway Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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a_s1576_22_c86-188Student folk traditions at Northside Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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a_s1576_22_c86-189Student folk traditions at Mami Agnes Jones Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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a_s1576_22_c86-184Student folk traditions at Loretto Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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a_s1576_22_c86-186Student folk traditions at Harbor View Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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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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