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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Oral poetry"
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Cora McKinney speaking and singing at the Stephen Foster Center in 1963

Cora McKinney speaking and singing at the Stephen Foster Center in 1963

Date
1963-03-31
Description
One reel to reel. McKinney, who retired from teaching in 1936, talked about growing up in Florida, sang, and recited poetry.
Collection
Favorite Cowboy Recitation -- copyrighted recording of the Cowboy Potery Gathering (Utah Folklife Center)

Favorite Cowboy Recitation -- copyrighted recording of the Cowboy Potery Gathering (Utah Folklife Center)

Date
1984
Description
One audio cassette. See cassette jacket for further descriptions of poetry and authors. This is a copyrighted recording, and no copies can be made from it. Side A "The Cowboy's Prayer" - Owen Johnson, Moccasin, AZ (recited by Gary Stanton); "Strawberry Roan" - Ray Lashley, Syracuse UT (recited by Gary Stanton, originally written by Curley Fletcher); "Zebra Dunn" - Larry Schutte, Maggie Creek Ranch, NV (recited by Gary Stanton); "Shag Brauntay" - Bud Bartram, Stoneham, CO (recited by David Brose); "Home Sweet Home" - Sam Scheyler, Jerome, ID (recited by Gary Stanton); "Murph and McClop" - Harry Taylor, Jackson, WY (recited by Warren Miller); "The Courtship of Young Waddie" - Randy Stowell, Currie, NV (recited by Gary Stanton); "The Flying Outlaw" - Waddie Mitchell, Lee Jiggs, NV (recited by Hal Cannon); "Old Timers" - Ken Trowbridge, Darby, MT (recited by Mike Korn); "Cowboy's Dream" - Dave Ericsson, Wikiup, AZ (recited by Warren Miller); "The Bronco's Twister's Prayer" - Yula S. Hunting, Beryl, UT (recited by Carol Edison). Side B "Sellin Prewitts' Cow" - Baxter Black, Brighton, CO (recited by David Brose); "The Rodeo Trail" - Buck Crofts, Kanab, UT (recited by Carol Edison); "The Kid Solos" - Bob Schilds, Blackfoot, ID (recited by Gary Stanton); "Cows and Logs" - Harold Otto, Pateros, WA (recited by Jens Lund); "Early Morning Roundup" - Owen Barton, Rogerson, NV (recited by Gary Stanton); "The Old Cowman" - Dick Gibford, Meridian, ID (recited by Steve Siporin); "So Long" - Ross Knox, Seligman, AZ (recited by Warren Miller); "Open Range" - Melvin Whipple, Hereford, TX (recited by Jim McNutt); "The Lowly Brawl" - Vern Mortensen, Parowan, UT (recited by Gary Stanton); "Then and Now" - Jack Walther, Lamoille, NV (recited by Gary Stanton); "Cowboys of Yesteryear" - Cecil Moore, Grants, NM (recited by Hal Cannon); "How Many Cows" - Nyle Henderson, Hotchkiss, CO (recited by David Brose); "No Imposter" - Duane Reece, Winkleman, AZ (recited by Warren Miller); "Reincarnation" - Wally McRae, Forsyth, MT (recited by Mike Korn). The Western Folklife Center emerged out of the Utah Folklife Center.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1994-05-27
Description
One audio cassette. The Albritton were from Lithia, Florida. Refreshing Showers was #64 in the BF White Sacred Harp book, and Happy Land was # 348 -- Lane's first learned song. Valada was the author of Poetically Just us. She and Tina Flewellyn explained their concept of stoetry -- poetic stories.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 4)

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1994-05-27
Description
One audio cassette. Chancey was a storyteller from Bartow. Valada was the author of Poetically Just us. She and Tina Flewellyn explained their concept of stoetry -- poetic stories.
Collection
Jacksonville Folklife Competition winners at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Jacksonville Folklife Competition winners at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1991-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee.
Collection
Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger Brown

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger Brown

Date
1986-05-24
Description
Twenty color slides. Ranger-Brown reciting her poems about rural life in Jamaica. Never written down, the poems demonstrate Jamaican dialects and culture. She had performed on television with comedian Jerry Lewis, and was awarded a medal by Jamaica's prime minister for contributions to Jamaican culture in 1984. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
Monday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Monday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1980-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Rainbow boat captain Manning (Skipper) Lockett performing his boat tour at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival

Rainbow boat captain Manning (Skipper) Lockett performing his boat tour at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1959-05
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of Skipper Lockett performing his popular Rainbow Springs boat tour on the main stage of the Florida Folk Festival. Lockett was a long-time boat driver at the springs (today a Florida State Park), and gave his rhyming tour -- during which he explains the springs and names all of its fishes -- at several festivals in the 1950s and 1960s. The original recording from which this cassette was made is T77-83: Recording of the Saturday Morning Program at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1978-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. McLean was joined by interpretive dancer Lais and autoharp player Schuman. Myers and Dinella were from Tampa. Bullard was from White Springs. The end of Mark's set is found on T80-13.
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Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Albritton was from Lithia, Florida. All songs derive from either the BF White Sacred Harp book (Cooper Revision) or the original Sacred harp book (Denson Revision). Valada was the author of Poetically Just us. She and Tina Flewellyn explained their concept of stoetry -- poetic stories.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t77-266Cora McKinney speaking and singing at the Stephen Foster Center in 1963SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Oral histories
Special events
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Oral poetry
Local history
Singing
Singers
Teacher
Storytellers
Poets
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a_s1576_15_c84-117Favorite Cowboy Recitation -- copyrighted recording of the Cowboy Potery Gathering (Utah Folklife Center)SoundComposer
Festivals
Folk festivals
Cowboy poetry
Poetic language
Oral poetry
Cowboys
Poets
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a_s1576_32_c94-049Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Shape note singing
A capella singers
A capella singing
Musical tradition, sacred
Religious songs
Poetic language
Oral poetry
African Americans
Poetry
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Singers
Shape note singers
Storytellers
Authors
Poets
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a_s1576_33_c94-052Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 4)SoundStorytellers
Authors
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Storytelling
Oral poetry
Oral narratives
Tales
African Americans
Poetry
Poetic language
Poets
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a_s1576_t91-003Jacksonville Folklife Competition winners at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral poetry
Narrative poetry
Oral narratives
Narratives
Storytelling
Speech events
Contests
Oral performance
Authors
Poets
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Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger BrownMetro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger BrownStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Latinos
Oral performance
Clothing and dress
Speech play
Jamaican Americans
Poetry
Prosody
Poetic language
Narrative poetry
Oral poetry
Oratory
Regional dialects
Performing arts
Storytellers
Poets
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a_s1576_t80-080Monday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Oral poetry
Storytelling
Diddly bow
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Guitarist
Singers
Storytellers
Musicians
Poets
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a_s1576_04_c81-010Rainbow boat captain Manning (Skipper) Lockett performing his boat tour at the 1959 Florida Folk FestivalSoundBoat driver
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Orators
Speech play
African Americans
Oral poetry
Poetic language
Boat drivers
Glass bottom boats
Springs
Oral performance
Performing arts
Tours
Fishes
Tour guides (Persons)
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a_s1576_t80-012Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Oral poetry
Beseda (Dance)
Folk dance
Arts, Czechoslovakia
Folk singers
Singers
Guitarist
Dancers
Poets
Musicians
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a_s1576_33_c94-054Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Storytelling
A capella singers
A capella singing
Oral narratives
Tales
Shape note singing
Musical tradition, sacred
Personal experience narratives
Religious songs
Life histories
Singing
African Americans
Oral poetry
Narrative poetry
Storytellers
Shape note singers
Poets
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