339 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Performers"
Bag pipe player Percy Hamilton

Bag pipe player Percy Hamilton

Date
Description
One black and white print. 1978
Collection
Bells of Joy performing at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

Bells of Joy performing at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1985-05-24
Description
Six color slides.
Collection
Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk Festival

Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One contact sheet with thirty-six black and white images. Images of the Beseda Dancers of Masaryktown, Florida, performing onstage at the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Big Bend Folk Band at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival

Big Bend Folk Band at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1963-05
Description
Four black and white prints. A bluegrass musical group, the Big Bend Folk Band were based at Florida State University in Tallahassee. Dr. John T. Greene, director of the university's marriage counseling service within the School of Social Welfare, led the group. The images were from the 1963 Florida Folk Festival. The folder also contains a letter from Greene to festival director Thelma Boltin. Greene played banjo and sang lead, while John Searcy played bass fiddle. The other musicians were unidentified.
Collection
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.
Collection
Bill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festival

Bill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festival

Date
1987-11-22
Description
Four color slides. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant, the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Bill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festival

Bill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festival

Date
1987-11-22
Description
One proof with six black and white images. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder, and funded through a NEA grant, the two fieldworkers spoke with over fifty informants in Manatee, Sarasota, Lee, Collier, and Charlotte counties, resulting in 20 participants chosen for a special SW Florida folklife area at the 36th Annual Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Bird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Bird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1977-05
Description
One black and white print. Dobbs of Palatka making animal and bird sounds on the festival's main stage.
Collection
Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Date
1991-09-22
Description
Thirty-four color slides. Thin Ice was from Live Oak; and the Big Bend Ramblers were based in Tallahassee. The Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert series were held between September and February each year from 1991 through 1993 in the amphitheater at the Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center (Stephen Foster Center). Each concert showcased a different mucial style: gospel, bluegrass, Florida folk, and Irish music among others. The series was arranged and promoted by the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Date
1991-09-22
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-four black and white images (plus negatives.) Thin Ice was from Live Oak; and the Big Bend Ramblers were based in Tallahassee. The Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert series were held between September and February each year from 1991 through 1993 in the amphitheater at the Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center (Stephen Foster Center). Each concert showcased a different mucial style: gospel, bluegrass, Florida folk, and Irish music among others. The series was arranged and promoted by the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Bag pipe player Percy HamiltonBag pipe player Percy HamiltonStill ImageBagpipes
Musical instruments
Material culture
Music
Performers
Bagpipers
Musicians
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Bells of Joy performing at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalBells of Joy performing at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusical groups
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Performing arts
Performers
Music performance
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Musical instruments
Gospel musicians
Gospel music
Singing
Singers
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Beseda dancers at the Florida Folk FestivalBeseda dancers at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBeseda (Dance)
Dance
Performing arts
Body movement
Performers
Dancers
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Big Bend Folk Band at the 1963 Florida Folk FestivalBig Bend Folk Band at the 1963 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Musicians
Guitar
String instruments
Folklore revival festivals
String bands
Performing arts
Performers
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups
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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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Bill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festivalBill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festivalStill ImagePerformers
Wrestlers
Fieldwork
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Alligators
Performing arts
Entertainers
Animals
Festivals
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Bill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festivalBill Osceola Jr. wrestling alligator at 8th Annual American Indian Days festivalStill ImagePerformers
Wrestlers
Fieldwork
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Alligators
Performing arts
Entertainers
Animals
Festivals
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Bird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalBird and animal sounds imitator Tommy Dobbs at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImagePerformers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Imitating nature
Birdsongs
Oral performance
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Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertBluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertStill ImageSingers
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Community concerts
String bands
String instruments
Musical ensembles
Performers
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Guitarists
Guitar
Bluegrass music
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups
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Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertBluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertStill ImageSingers
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Community concerts
String bands
String instruments
Musical ensembles
Performers
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Guitarists
Guitar
Bluegrass music
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups
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