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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Public officers"
Secretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Secretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
Five color slides.
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Secretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Secretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1983-05
Description
Twenty-one color slides.
Collection
Secretary of State George Firestone at a Seminole Indian reservation

Secretary of State George Firestone at a Seminole Indian reservation

Date
1980
Description
One color print.
Collection
Secretary of State Bruce Smathers at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

Secretary of State Bruce Smathers at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1975-08
Description
Thirty-nine color slides. Held in August (instead of May as was custom), the 33rd Festival had a dedication of the new ampitheater, complete with a speech by Secretary of State Bruce Smathers. Smathers was joined by his wife Nancy.
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Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 7)

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 7)

Date
2006-05-27
Description
One compact disc. Stone served as emcee. Martin interviewed Conner. Conner was Florida Commissioner of Agriculture from 1960 to 1990. Born in Starke, Florida on 17 December 1928, Doyle Conner's service in Florida government began in 1950 when he was elected to Florida's House of Representatives while a sophomore at the University of Florida working towards his Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture. In 1956, Conner was named Speaker of the House, the youngest person to ever serve in that capacity. He was first elected Commissioner of Agriculture in 1960, and was re-elected commissioner for the next seven elections. Conner retired from that office in 1990. Here Conner discusses the issues he dealt while Commissioner and the state of Florida agriculture in 2006.
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Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
2001-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Milner served as emcee. Hood was president of the Florida State Fiddlers Association. Matthews was the director of the Florida Division of Historical Resources (which housed the Florida Folklife Program). She presented all awards. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were allowed to perform on the Main Stage that evening. The winners for 2001 were: Jonathan Hodge (contemporary); Kathy Agar & Ian Malinowksi (twin fiddle); Lloyd Baldwin (rustic); and Puck Pottsberg (junior). Winners of the 2001 Florida Folk Heritage Awards dug-out canoe maker Bobby Henry, Russian iconographer Alexander Jasiukowicz, Irish fiddler James Kelly, traditional Hawaiian artist Henry Ohumukini, fiddler Richard Seaman, and folk singer/songwriter Jeanie Fitchen. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. Johnson was the district bureau chief for the Florida Park Service, District 2. Williams was the director for the Florida Folklife Council.
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Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
2000-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Matthews, filling for Secretary of State Katherine Harris, was director of the Division of Historic Resources (within which the Florida Folklife Program was located). She announced all winners. The 2000 Heritage awards went to Joseph Kilgore (Dade City cast net maker) and Joe Zeytoonian (of Margate, Fl, oud player). The winners of the State Fiddlers Competition were Brett Watkins, first place; Emma Harbit, second place; and Lee Staley, third place [Junior division]; Denise Peterson, first place; Trent Watkins, second place; and Joshua Headley, third place [Contemporary division); Cathy Agar and Ian Malinowski, first place; Sharon Hartman & Andy Thomas,s econd place; and Debbie Zanders & George Leedham, third place [Twin fiddle); and Sharon Hartman, first place [Rrustic fiddle). Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were announced on the Main Stage that evening.
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Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Harris announced all winners. Martin served as the emcee. Winners of the 1999 Florida Folk Heritage Awards were long-time festival worker Barbara Beauchamp, blues pianist Willie James, Irish fiddler Edward Keeney, and fiddle maker Clayton Raulerson (Laura Ogden accepted the award for Raulerson.) Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were announced on the Main Stage that evening. Winners of the Founders of the Florida Folk Festivals for 1999 included Aubrey Fowler, John McCormick, Virginia Chandler, and J. L. McMullen.
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Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1998-05-23
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). The Folk Heritage Award winners for 1998 were J. L. McMullen, Manual Vega Sr., Henry Billie, Ola Kryway, and Llewellyn Roberts.  Dr. Stern accepted the award for most of the recipients.
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Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Mortham was Secretary of State. She presented the 1997 Florida Folk heritage Awards to Rudd (cypress furniture maker), Epstein Brothers (Klezmer musicians), Scott (herbal healer), and McBride (blues pianist).
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Secretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalSecretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageSecretary of State
Public officer
Folk festivals
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officials
Public officers
Public speaking
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Secretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalSecretary of State George Firestone at the 1983 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageSecretary of State
Public officer
Folk festivals
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officials
Public officers
Public speaking
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Secretary of State George Firestone at a Seminole Indian reservationSecretary of State George Firestone at a Seminole Indian reservationStill ImagePublic officer
Secretary of State
Fieldwork
Indian reservations
Chickee
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Cabinet officers
Public officers
Native Americans
Florida. Dept. of State (1979-1987 : Firestone)
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Secretary of State Bruce Smathers at the 1975 Florida Folk FestivalSecretary of State Bruce Smathers at the 1975 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageSecretary of State
Public officer
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Florida. Dept. of State (1975-1978 : Smathers)
Public officers
Public officials
Public speaking
Orators
Oratory
Dedications
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a_s2034_05_cd06-083Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 7)SoundPublic officer
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Personal experience narratives
Workshops (Adult education)
Oral narratives
Agriculture
Interviews
Public officers
Public officials
Florida history
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a_s1576_88_d01-013Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Dance
Contests
Awards
Fiddle music
Public officers
Public officials
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Dancers
Public officer
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_84_d00-015Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
Old time music
Clogging
Awards
Public officers
Public officials
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Public officer
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a_s1576_78_d99-012Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Stringband music
Florida. Dept. of State (1999-2002 : Harris)
Old time music
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officers
Cabinet officers
Awards
Contests
Fiddlers
Harp music
Celtic harp
Celtic music
Arts, Scottish
Dance
Dance music
Singers
Musicians
Harpists
Public officer
Secretary of State
Disc jockeys
Bands (Music)
Dancers
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a_s1576_77_d98-012Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Competitions
Contests
Tributes
Awards
Florida. Dept. of State (1995-1999 : Mortham)
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Public officers
Cabinet officers
Folk singers
Singers
Musicians
Fiddlers
Secretary of State
Public officer
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_77_d97-017Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bluegrass music
Stringband music
Florida. Dept. of State (1995-1999 : Mortham)
String bands
Old time music
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officers
Awards
Singers
Musicians
Public officer
Secretary of State
Furniture maker
Pianists
Herbalists
Bands (Music)
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