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Whistler Jack Parker at the 1965  Florida Folk Festivals

Whistler Jack Parker at the 1965 Florida Folk Festivals

Date
1965-05
Description
Three black and white prints. Parker whistling at the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Wakulla Springs tourist attraction

Wakulla Springs tourist attraction

Date
1980
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of Wakulla Springs, a popular tourist attraction located just south of Tallahassee that offered boat tours and lodging. One of the features on the tours was Henry the Fish, a bass fish that would appear to jump over a pole when called. In 1986, the site became a state park. Hawk Jackson died in 2001. 1-11: Boat driver Hawk Jackson giving a glass boat tour; 12-15: Wakulla Springs Lodge; 16-23: Young boat driver (unidentified); 24-31: Henry the Pole-Vaulting Fish 32-36: Seminole corn baskets. Date: Fall 1980.
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Wakulla Springs jungle cruise boat tours by Wilbert Gavin

Wakulla Springs jungle cruise boat tours by Wilbert Gavin

Date
1980-11-08
Description
Two reel to reels. Recordings of two jungle cruise tours conducted by Gavin. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs on since the late 1800s. Many of the 1980s drivers were descendents of those early drivers, and provide some of the same folk tales. The springs was developed as a tourist attraction in the 1930s (and became a Florida state park in 1987.) Images of the drivers can be found in S 1577, v. 7.
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Wakulla Springs glass bottom boat tours (and interview) by Tommy (Hawk) Jackson

Wakulla Springs glass bottom boat tours (and interview) by Tommy (Hawk) Jackson

Date
1980-11-09
Description
Two reel to reels. Recordings of two glass-bottom boat tour spiels conducted by Jackson. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, Henry the pole vaulting fish, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs on since the late 1800s. Many of the 1980s drivers were descendents of those early drivers, and provide some of the same folk tales. One tale/feature was Henry the Pole Vaulting Fish, a bass fish that jumped over a pole (actually scratching its gills). The springs was developed as a tourist attraction in the 1930s (and became a Florida state park in 1987.) Images of some of the drivers can be found in S 1577, v. 7.
Collection
Wakulla Springs boat tours

Wakulla Springs boat tours

Date
1980
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of Wakulla Springs, a popular tourist attraction located just south of Tallahassee that offered boat tours and lodging. One of the features on the tours was Henry the Fish, a bass fish that would appear to jump over a pole when called. In 1986, the site became a state park. Hawk Jackson died in 2001. 1-19: Boatdriver Wilbert Gavin giving a river boat tour; 20-36: Boatdriver Hawk Jackson giving a glass bottom boat tour over Wakulla Springs.
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Video of the Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Leesburg)

Video of the Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Leesburg)

Date
1985-09-14
Description
Four video recordings (3/4 tape; approx. one hour each) Video of the Golden Gospel concert, a FFP-sponsored series of concerts that provided a musical history of African American religious music. The concerts, presented as a church service, featured several gospel music groups from Florida and elsewhere: Ponder Singers (Jax.); Cisrow Gospel Allstars (Millville, NJ); Washington Singers (Cocoa); Goldenaires and the Spiritualettes (Orlando); Master Keys and the Dixie Hummingbirds (Philadelphia, PA); and the Dixie Jubilees (Jax). For videos of their Orlando performance, see FV-115 and FV-119. For reel recordings of the Orlando concert, see T85-150 through T85 -154; for the Leesburg concert, see T86-214 through T86-216. For photographic images of both performances, see S 1577, volume 30. Running times: FV-115 -- 45 minutes FV-116 -- 61 minutes FV-117 -- 61 minutes FV-118 -- 42 minutes
Collection
Video of Guajiro Decima singer Meliton Perdomo

Video of Guajiro Decima singer Meliton Perdomo

Date
Description
One video recording. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
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Video of Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Orlando)

Video of Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Orlando)

Date
1985-09-15
Description
Two video recordings (3/4 tape; approx. one hour each) Video of the Golden Gospel concert at the Frontline Outreach Building in Orlando, a FFP-sponsored series of concerts that provided a musical history of African American religious music. The concerts, presented as a church service, featured several gospel music groups from Florida and elsewhere: Ponder Singers (Jax.); Cisrow Gospel Allstars (Millville, NJ); Washington Singers (Cocoa); Goldenaires and the Spiritualettes (Orlando); Master Keys and the Dixie Hummingbirds (Philadelphia, PA); and the Dixie Jubilees (Jax). Folklorists Taylor and Bulger can be seen taking photographs; folklorist Larsen is visible creating audio recordings; and folklorists Dyen is visible in the audience. For videos of their Leesburg performance, see FV-114 through FV-118. For reel recordings of the Orlando concert, see T85-150 through T85 -154; for the Leesburg concert, see T86-214 through T86-216. For images of both performances, see S 1577, volume 30. Running times: FV-114 -- 57 minutes FV-119 -- 62 minutes
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Various images of director Thelma Boltin at the Florida Folk Festival

Various images of director Thelma Boltin at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
1950
Description
Twenty-five color and black and white prints. Locvated in envelope #1. Boltin served as festival director for over thirty years, starting in 1955. These images were originally part of a scrapbook kept by Boltin.
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Tuesday morning performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Tuesday morning performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1955-05-03
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. Reaver was a professor at Florida State University.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Whistler Jack Parker at the 1965 Florida Folk FestivalsWhistler Jack Parker at the 1965 Florida Folk FestivalsStill ImageMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Oral performance
Music performance
Whistling
Whistle music
Mouth music
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Wakulla Springs tourist attractionWakulla Springs tourist attractionStill ImageTourism
Boats
Springs
Transportation
Waterways
Tourists
Buildings
Architecture
Park lodging facilities
Hotels
Fishes
African Americans
Oral performance
Ecotourism
Glass bottom boats
Wildlife watching industry
Storytellers
Storytelling
Boat driver
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a_s1576_t81-007Wakulla Springs jungle cruise boat tours by Wilbert GavinSoundBoat driver
Orators
Fieldwork
Boats and boating
Oral performance
Ecotourism
Tourism
Tours
Boat drivers
Transportation
Springs
Attractions
Interviews
Waterways
Fauna
Flora
Occupational folklore
Occupational training
Tour guides (Persons)
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a_s1576_t81-008Wakulla Springs glass bottom boat tours (and interview) by Tommy (Hawk) JacksonSoundBoat driver
Orators
Fieldwork
Boats and boating
Oral performance
Ecotourism
Tourism
Tours
Boat drivers
Transportation
Springs
Attractions
Interviews
Waterways
Fauna
Flora
Occupational folklore
Occupational training
Glass bottom boats
Tour guides (Persons)
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Wakulla Springs boat toursWakulla Springs boat toursStill ImageTourism
Tourists
Boats and boating
Waterways
Rivers
Springs
Flora
Fauna
African Americans
Oral performance
Glass bottom boats
Ecotourism
Wildlife watching industry
Folklore
Storytellers
Storytelling
Workplace
Occupational groups
Boat driver
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Video of the Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Leesburg)Video of the Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Leesburg)Moving ImageChoruses
Fieldwork
Video recording
African Americans
A capella singing
Choir singing
Singing
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Gospel musicians
Religious music
Religious songs
Folklorists
Recording equipment
Sound recording
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Christianity
Protestants
Oral communication
Oral performance
Preachers
Religion
Sermons
Church services
Concerts
Music performance
Singers
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Video of Guajiro Decima singer Meliton PerdomoVideo of Guajiro Decima singer Meliton PerdomoMoving ImageFieldwork
Latinos
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Singing
Decimas, Cuban American (Spanish)
Music performance
Performing arts
Oral performance
Apprentices
Singers
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Video of Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Orlando)Video of Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots (Orlando)Moving ImageChoruses
Fieldwork
Video recording
African Americans
A capella singing
Choir singing
Singing
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Gospel musicians
Religious music
Religious songs
Folklorists
Recording equipment
Sound recording
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Christianity
Protestants
Oral communication
Oral performance
Preachers
Religion
Sermons
Church services
Concerts
Music performance
Singers
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Various images of director Thelma Boltin at the Florida Folk FestivalVarious images of director Thelma Boltin at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageArts administrators
Festivals
Folk festivals
Storytelling
Performing arts
Performers
Oral performance
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t77-028Tuesday morning performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundCollege teachers
Folklorists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Oral performance
Performing arts
Beliefs and cultures
Singing
Patriotic songs
Singers
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