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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Poets"
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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
Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Date
1987-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Billed as Will McLean and friends, their performance concludes on T87-56. McLean played with Dinella (guitar), Jemison (bass), and Ballew (guitar). McLean dedicated the new song Florida Sky to Thelma Boltin, and Oh Margaret to his new bride. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, a nickname for the hat he usually wore, authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fifth generation Floridian, he died in 1990, the year after he won the Florida Folk Heritage award. This was Ballew's last performance at the Florida Folk Festival. He died on 13 August 1987. Banjoist Tammy Murray played with Turner, Paine, and fiddler Martin.
Collection
The Jamaican Folk Revue at the Florida International University campus

The Jamaican Folk Revue at the Florida International University campus

Date
1985-07-29
Description
One reel to reel tape. (Copied onto C86-113.) Recording of the Jamaican Folk Revue at the Independence '85 Jamaica festival, feauring poet and dancer Lucille Ranger Brown. The event took place at a cocktail party at the Bay Vista Campus at Florida International University. Also includes interveiws with band members. The Jamaican Folk Revue was formed in 1972 by Norma Darby in Miami to promote Jamaican music and dance. 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
The Jamaican Folk Revue at Miami's Unity Center

The Jamaican Folk Revue at Miami's Unity Center

Date
1985-07-31
Description
One reel to reel tape. (Copied onto C86-112) Recording of "A Cultural Extravaganza" at the Independence '85 Jamaica festival. The recording features poet and dancer Lucille Ranger Brown. The Jamaican Folk Revue was formed in 1972 by Norma Darby in Miami to promote Jamaican music and dance. 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 performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Monday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1982-05-31
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
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
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
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.
Collection
Friday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Friday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1978-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. McLean also wrote the poem, My Soul is a Hawk. Dunscombe resided and Gainesville, and had played the saw for over 50 years by 1978. Rogers was from St. Augustine. His performance is continued on T80-5.
Collection
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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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a_s1576_t87-056Sunday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Fiddle music
Guitar music
Folk singers
Singing
Oral poetry
Old time music
Stringband music
Fiddlers
Musicians
Guitarist
Singers
Banjoists
Poets
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a_s1576_t86-071The Jamaican Folk Revue at the Florida International University campusSoundFieldwork
Jamaican Americans
Arts, Jamaican
African Americans
Singers
Music
Performing arts
Calypso music
Music performance
Festivals
Special events
Poetry
Regional dialects
Interviews
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Poets
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a_s1576_t86-070The Jamaican Folk Revue at Miami's Unity CenterSoundFieldwork
Jamaican Americans
Arts, Jamaican
African Americans
Singers
Music
Performing arts
Calypso music
Music performance
Festivals
Special events
Poetry
Regional dialects
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Poets
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a_s1576_t83-041Monday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Folk singers
Storytelling
Poetry
Oral narratives
String bands
Stringband music
Singers
Guitarist
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Musicians
Poets
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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_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_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_t80-004Friday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Storytellers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
Musical saws
Saws, musical
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Musicians
Poets
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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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