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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.
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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.
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Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Ann Browning Masters continues her poetry recitation . Kazuko Law discusses Japanese women's traditions including fan gestures. The Grooms' talk continues on C96-60.
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Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1982-05-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Interview with Wakulla Springs glass-bottom boat driver Luke Smith

Interview with Wakulla Springs glass-bottom boat driver Luke Smith

Date
1981
Description
Two reel to reels. Interview begins on T83-142. Luke Smith drove boats at Wakulla Springs (a tourist attraction located near Tallahassee) from the 1920s through the early 1980s. In the interview, he discusses creating boat tours, his family history, how he learned the tours and taught others, the history of the attraction, and Rainbow Springs boat driver Skipper Lockett.
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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.
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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.
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Copy of two Will McLean phonographic records: Osceolas Last Words/Tates Hell

Copy of two Will McLean phonographic records: Osceolas Last Words/Tates Hell

Date
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of two 45 phonographic records by McLean. These are copyrighted recordings -- therefore no copies can be made of the tape.
Collection
Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Melitón and Martha Perdomo perform Cuban decimas: sample decimas by José Donates, Melitón Perdomo, and Asbies Benites (who is 12 years old). Ann Browning Masters recites new poems honoring Minorcans and more. Masters poetry continues on C96-58.
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Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Ann Browning Masters continues her poetry recitation . Kazuko Law discusses Japanese women's traditions including fan gestures. Law's talk continues on C96-59.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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_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_63_c96-059Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)SoundComposer
Singers
Authors
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Cherokee Indians
Composers
Poetic language
Writing
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a_s1576_t83-024Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Guitar music
Patriotic songs
Poetry
Dance
Poetic language
Folk singers
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Dancers
Poets
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a_s1576_t83-141Interview with Wakulla Springs glass-bottom boat driver Luke SmithSoundFieldwork
Glass bottom boats
Oral performance
Ecotourism
Tourism
Tours
Boat drivers
Boats and boating
Springs
Attractions
Interviews
African Americans
Oral histories
Life histories
Occupational folklore
Occupational training
Poetic language
Family history
Local history
Boat driver
Orators
Tour guides (Persons)
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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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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_01_c77-029Copy of two Will McLean phonographic records: Osceolas Last Words/Tates HellSoundMusicians
Composer
Sound recordings
Songs
Music performance
Guitar music
Florida history
Storytelling
Poetic language
Singing
Singers
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a_s1576_63_c96-057Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)SoundPoets
Dancers
Singers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Arts, Cuban
Latinos
Music Latin America
Cuban Americans
Minorcan Americans
Poetry
Poetic language
Children
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a_s1576_63_c96-058Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)SoundPoets
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Minorcan Americans
Poetry
Poetic language
Children
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