8 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Judges"
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Dedication ceremonies for the Osceola Statue Unveiling

Dedication ceremonies for the Osceola Statue Unveiling

Date
1958-07-20
Description
Two reel to reel recordings.
Collection
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.
Collection
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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Hon. Sherill 'Pete' Skinner at 1975 dedication of Stephen Foster amphitheater

Hon. Sherill 'Pete' Skinner at 1975 dedication of Stephen Foster amphitheater

Date
1975
Description
Three black and white prints. Skinner was a Lake City judge.
Collection
Judge John H. McCormick of Jasper, Florida

Judge John H. McCormick of Jasper, Florida

Date
1960
Description
One black and white print. Image of Judge John McCormick of Jasper making a speech at the Stephen Foster Memorial.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)

Date
1963
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:20 minutes) Radio program about the 1963 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition, featuring the winner Keitha Holz singing the Foster song, and remarks as well as an original composition by commercial songwriter and contest judge Gerald Marks. There were 21 contestants, and the event culminated in a Jeanie ball. Marks was the composer of "All of Me," and "The Night Shall Be Filled With Music." He also several Broadway shows and motion pictures. 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: Review of Recent Events (1963)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Review of Recent Events (1963)

Date
1963
Description
One reel to reel recording (28:10 minutes) A review of three events at the Memorial: the concert by the St. Petersburg Male Chorus in honor of Foster's death (January 13th), the Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest (February), and a week-long stay of internationally-known carillonneur June Albright. Holz was the Jeanie winner for 1963. Gerald Marks, a popular song writer, was a judge for the contest. 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
Sunday performances at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Sunday performances at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1958-05-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1958 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. McMullen was the festival director. Adams was a judge; McMullen was the festival director. Collins speech was recorded, and played by tape recorder over the PA system.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s2043_00054Dedication ceremonies for the Osceola Statue UnveilingSoundDedications
Statues
Seminole Indians
Florida history
Public speaking
Public officials
Folklorists
Judges
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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_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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Hon. Sherill 'Pete' Skinner at 1975 dedication of Stephen Foster amphitheaterHon. Sherill 'Pete' Skinner at 1975 dedication of Stephen Foster amphitheaterStill ImagePublic officer
Folk festivals
Public officials
Public speaking
Special events
Dedications
Judges
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Judge John H. McCormick of Jasper, FloridaJudge John H. McCormick of Jasper, FloridaStill ImagePublic officer
Public officials
Public speaking
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Judges
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a_s2042_sfm_23Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)SoundComposer
Contests
Competitions
Talent shows
Beauty contests
Singing
Judges
Composers
Commercial songs
Songs
Advertising, Public service
Radio
Radio announcing
Radio programs
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_22Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Review of Recent Events (1963)SoundMusicians
Judges
Composer
Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Contests
Beauty contests
Competitions
Singing
Composers
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Carillons
Music performance
Performing arts
Carillonneurs
Choruses
Singers
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a_s1576_t77-077Sunday performances at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Whistle music
Whistling music
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Florida. Governor (1955-1961 : Collins)
Prayer
Creek Indians
Native Americans
Choirs (music)
Choir singing
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Religious music
Religious songs
Executives
Public officer
Singers
Harpists
Choruses
Governors
Judges
Musicians
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