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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Mandolins"
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Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1993-05-29
Description
Sixty-six black and white images. the Bill Monroe performing at the Florida Folk Festival. Monroe, a mandolin player, was known as the creator of bluegrass style of music. Performing here with his band, the Bluegrass Boys (from which the musical genre's name is derived) Monroe was often referred to as the Father of Bluegrass. For more images of Monroe at the Festival, see S 1577, Box 37. For audio of Monroe performing, see tapes D93-11 and D93-12 in S 1576.
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Ernest 'Doc' McConnell at the Florida Folk Festival

Ernest 'Doc' McConnell at the Florida Folk Festival

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Two black and white prints. Images of Ernest 'Doc' McConnell performing his Old Time Medicine show at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival. When not performing he worked as a high school custodian.
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Interview with hunter Buddy Beck

Interview with hunter Buddy Beck

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Two audio cassettes. Interview with hunter and deer hunting dog breeder Buddy Beck. On the side, he also plays bluegrass music on the mandolin with the Trivette family. Born in Live Oak, he discusses family history; raising dogs; hunting; mandolins; the Trivette family; and bluegrass music. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
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Mandolin Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Mandolin Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1988-05-28
Description
Two reel to reel recordings.
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Merriweather performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Merriweather performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee. Merriweather was a four-piece band including hammer dulcimer, guitar, flute, and mandolin. Members included Peter Martin (others not identified.)
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Six photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Six photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1993-05-29
Description
"272 photographic prints in six small photo albums, labeled 1 through 6. No index for images. Album #1 [Old Marble Stage]: *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) *Florida Folk Heritage Awards (Ormond Loomis, Frank & Ann Thomas, Bobby Johns, Willie Jones, Nancy Rogers) Album #2 [Old Marble & Main Stage]: *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) Album #3: *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) performing on Old Marble Stage *Bill Monroe with crowd (including Mary McClain) *Seminole Family Camp *Tom Walton *Mary McClain & Willie James performing on Old Marble Stage *Florida Fiddlers Competition Album #4 *Fiddler Dick Seaman & guitarist Jack Piccalo on Main Stage *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) performing on Main Stage and Old Marble Stage Album #5 *Mary McClain & Willie James performing on Old Marble Stage *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) performing on Main Stage, (with the sign language interpreter in some images) *Craft demonstrations *Unidentified string band rehearsing *Tom Walton *Bill Monroe with fans (Including Liz Pennock) *Pierce Pettis on Old Marble Stage *Florida Fiddlers Competition Album #6: *Jack Piccalo rehearsing in campground *Unidentified string band on Main Stage *Frank & Ann Thomas, and other performers on Gazebo Stage *Visitors to the Florida Folk Festival *Will McLean Foundation booth"
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The Saw Grass Boys at the Florida Folk Festival

The Saw Grass Boys at the Florida Folk Festival

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Four black and white prints. Images created by the Dept. of Commerce of the Saw Grass Boys performing bluegrass music at various Florida Folk Festivals. Frank Cunningham was the group's leader. One image shows festival director Thelma Boltin onstage with them.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalBill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Bluegrass music
Musical instruments
Mandolins
Mandolin music
String instruments
Stringband music
Performers
Country music
Musical groups
Bluegrass musicians
Singers
Musicians
Entertainers
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Ernest 'Doc' McConnell at the Florida Folk FestivalErnest 'Doc' McConnell at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusicians
Mason
Performing arts
Storytellers
Storytelling
Banjoes
Mandolins
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performers
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a_s1714_04_tape47Interview with hunter Buddy BeckSoundHunters
Fieldwork
Sound recording
Interviewing
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Dogs
Working dogs
Working animals
Deer
Hunting
Deer hunters
Mandolin music
Mandolins
Bluegrass music
Bluegrass musicians
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a_s1576_t88-125Mandolin Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Mandolin music
Mandolins
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Musicians
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a_s1576_t91-005Merriweather performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Dulcimer
Hammer dulcimer
Mandolin music
Mandolins
String instruments
Flutes
Singing
Dulcimer music
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
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Six photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalSix photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Performers
Folklife
Demonstrations
Music
Awards
Entertainers
Bluegrass music
String instruments
Stringband music
Old time music
Mandolin music
Pianists
Fiddlers
Mandolins
Fiddles
Fiddling
Folk singers
Singing
Competitions
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Guitarist
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Blues singers
Folklorists
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The Saw Grass Boys at the Florida Folk FestivalThe Saw Grass Boys at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImagePerformers
Performing arts
Musical instruments
String instruments
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Old time music
Stringband music
Guitar
Mandolins
Banjoes
Fiddles
Bluegrass music
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups
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