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Eddie Johnson interview

Eddie Johnson interview

Date
1984-01-27
Description
Johnson, a quartet singer, describes his early childhood and his family's move from Georgia to Florida in 1927; early jobs; early involvement with gospel singing through church; remembers such groups as the Bright Star Jubilee Singers, Stars of Harmony, and Sons of Daniel; singing with the Spiritual Harmonizers; the Florida Nightingales; his family; work as a manager of singing groups; radio program in Coral Gables; Henry Stone, who recorded his group, the Suwannee Quintet.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1998-05-22
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1998-05-22
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1998-05-22
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1998-05-22
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). The following tapes -- D98-28 through D98-29 -- are blank. They were set aside for use on 22 May 1998, but were not needed.
Collection
Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Melitón and Martha Perdomo perform Cuban decimas: sample decimas by José Donates, Melitón Perdomo, and Asbies Benites (who is 12 years old). Ann Browning Masters recites new poems honoring Minorcans and more. Masters poetry continues on C96-58.
Collection
Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Liliane Louis, Haitian storyteller, talks about the history of stories and tells: "The Smart-Ugly Student" and "The Charcoal Man". Sally Jones discusses her child hood in the White Springs area and talks about African-American culture, self-sufficiency and farming processes. Jones talk continues on C96-50.
Collection
Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Sally Jones discusses quilting and answers questions about her father and handling mules. Dr. Jesse Truvillion discusses African-American family lore, "Texas Big Thicket, African-American folk music, preserving his father's recordings, recordings by John Lomax and a pitch chant to work to. Trullion talk continues on C96-51.
Collection
Hallan Daphnis interview

Hallan Daphnis interview

Date
1981-08-17
Description
One audio cassette. Daphnis, a radio announcer for the Compas Creole radio show, discusses why he immigrated to the United States; his education in the U.S.; his work with the H.A.C.A.D., Haitian American Community Association of Dade; the Little Havana neighborhood; traditional celebrations; Haitian folk music; the similarities between Little Haiti in Miami and Haiti itself; trends in Haitian immigration to the U.S.; negative stories put out by the media about Haitians, especially regarding voodoo; the arts and Haitian artists; local Haitian restaurants in Little Haiti, etc. Copied from T81-80, though the reel is missing
Collection
Harriett Mosley oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Harriett Mosley oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston Festival

Date
1990-01-27
Description
One audio cassette. Mosley talks about her life, community life in Eatonville, and Zora Neale Hurston. Nusz conducted several interviews for the first Zora Neale Hurston Festival held at the end of January of 1990.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_12_c84-006Eddie Johnson interviewSoundField recordings
Life histories
Interviews
Oral narratives
African Americans
Gospel music
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a_s1576_78_d98-024Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)SoundDancers
Musicians
Fiddlers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddling
Fiddle music
Indian Americans
Indian dance
Indian arts
Personal experience narratives
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Life histories
Folklorists
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a_s1576_78_d98-025Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundCarvers (Decorative artists)
Wood carvers
Artists
Flower arrangers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Fijian Americans
Arts, Fiji
Arts, Japanese
Flower arrangement, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Folklorists
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a_s1576_78_d98-026Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)SoundArtists
Needleworkers
Quiltmakers
Musicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Tongan Americans
Quilting
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Chinese Americans
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Folklorists
Arts, Chinese
Textile arts
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a_s1576_78_d98-027Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)SoundArtists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Russian Americans
Arts, Russian
Flower arrangement, Japanese
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Flower arrangers
Priests
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a_s1576_63_c96-057Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)SoundPoets
Dancers
Singers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Arts, Cuban
Latinos
Music Latin America
Cuban Americans
Minorcan Americans
Poetry
Poetic language
Children
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a_s1576_63_c96-049Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundStorytellers
Farmers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Local history
Family farming
African Americans
Farm life
Arts, Haitian
Storytelling
Haitian Americans
Family history
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a_s1576_63_c96-050Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)SoundStorytellers
Needleworkers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Local history
Quilting
African Americans
Needlework
Folklore collections
Storytelling
Folklorists
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a_s1576_06_c81-051aHallan Daphnis interviewSoundField recordings
Haitian Americans
Emigration and immigration
Arts, Haitian
Radio broadcasters
Radio announcing
Interviews
Latinos
Life histories
Oral histories
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a_s1576_38_tape16Harriett Mosley oral history for the Zora Neale Hurston FestivalSoundField recordings
Interviews
African Americans
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Community culture
Family history
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