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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Performers"
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Youth circus performers across the state

Youth circus performers across the state

Date
Description
Four black and white prints. Images of four groups of youth circus performers; no names or locations given.
Collection
Yiddish comic Milt Ross being interviewed

Yiddish comic Milt Ross being interviewed

Date
1985-08
Description
One color slide. Interview with Ross can be found in S 1576, T86-15, 16. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 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
World of Nations Festival in Jacksonville

World of Nations Festival in Jacksonville

Date
1995-02-14
Description
Seven color slides. The Calloway Sisters singing at the African American Heritage Concert. No location specified.
Collection
Will McLean Tribute at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Will McLean Tribute at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05-26
Description
Two proof sheets with 72 black and white images (plus negatives). Images are hard to see. Several images are of the ground. Audio recordings of the tribute can be found in S 1576, reels T91-52 and T91-53.
Collection
Whip cracker Curly Dekle at the Florida Folk Festival

Whip cracker Curly Dekle at the Florida Folk Festival

Date
1950
Description
One black and white print. Located in envelope #2. Performing cow whip tricks onstage with a young boy.
Collection
Washboard Bill Cooke promotional photograph

Washboard Bill Cooke promotional photograph

Date
1960
Description
One black and white print. A promotional photograph for Cooke. Born in Dupont, just south of St. Augustine, on 4 July. His mother ran a jook joint, where he was first exposed to music and dance. He hoboed, played street music, worked for railways, and played at nightclubs in South Florida. In the interviews, he discusses jook joints; writing songs; working in New York; playing the washboard and the ukulele; and plays various songs, some wellknown, others his own compositions. He won the 1992 Florida Folk Heritage award.
Collection
Washboard Bill Cooke

Washboard Bill Cooke

Date
1993
Description
One proof sheet with 25 black and white images (plus negatives); and five back and white prints. Used for the 1993 Florida Folk Festival booklet. Cooke was a former hobo and street performer who later performed at several South Florida nightclubs, singing and playing the washboard and ukelele. He won the 1992 Florida Folk Heritage Award.
Collection
Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)

Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape).
Collection
Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 8 of 15)

Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 8 of 15)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). Video includes a puppet performance, and various medicine show routines.
Collection
Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 7 of 15)

Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 7 of 15)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). Video includes a puppet performance, and various medicine show routines.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Youth circus performers across the stateYouth circus performers across the stateStill ImageChildren
Circus
Performers
Costumes
Circus performers
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Yiddish comic Milt Ross being interviewedYiddish comic Milt Ross being interviewedStill ImagePerformers
Fieldwork
Jewish Americans
Theater, Yiddish
Actors
Comedians
Entertainers
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World of Nations Festival in JacksonvilleWorld of Nations Festival in JacksonvilleStill ImagePerforming arts
African Americans
Music
Performers
Entertainment
Concerts
Singers
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Will McLean Tribute at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalWill McLean Tribute at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusicians
Guitarist
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Tributes
Folk singers
Singing
Performers
Guitarists
Performing arts
Singers
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Whip cracker Curly Dekle at the Florida Folk FestivalWhip cracker Curly Dekle at the Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageWhip maker
Rodeo performers
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Whipcracking
Whips
Children
Performing arts
Performers
Occupational folklore
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Washboard Bill Cooke promotional photographWashboard Bill Cooke promotional photographStill ImagePublicity
African Americans
Musical instruments
Performers
Musicians
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Washboard Bill CookeWashboard Bill CookeStill ImageFieldwork
Hats
African Americans
Musicians
Performers
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Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 9 of 15)Moving ImagePerformers
Guitarist
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Workshops
Arts, Irish
Irish dance
Children
Singers
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Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 8 of 15)Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 8 of 15)Moving ImagePerformers
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Puppet drama
Puppets
Puppet theater
Performing arts
Medicine shows
Traveling shows
Comedy
Jokes
Puppeteers
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Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 7 of 15)Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 7 of 15)Moving ImagePerformers
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Puppet drama
Puppets
Puppet theater
Performing arts
Medicine shows
Traveling shows
Comedy
Jokes
Puppeteers
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