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Alfredo Gallegos interview for the Mexican American Music Survey

Alfredo Gallegos interview for the Mexican American Music Survey

Date
1995-05-13
Description
One audio cassette recording. Interview by Stone with deejay Gallagos, who also owns with his brother Radio Continental (1490 AM).
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Interview with performer Wayne Murray

Interview with performer Wayne Murray

Date
1982-01-07
Description

Three reel to reels. Murray, an actor, carnival pitchman, and comic, discusses his career. Topics include jokes; Yiddish theater; acting; medicine shows; traveling theaters; comedians; pitching at carnivals and fairs; performing on the radio; moving to Florida in 1969; the differences between vaudeville and burlesque; and learning the craft. Provides several examples of his material. Copied onto audiocassettes C83-13, C83-14, and C83-15; as well as tapes 16 and 17 in box 40 of series 1576.

Material used for a public radio on traveling entertainment, a copy of which can be found on audiocassette C95-43.  

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Interview with Walter Bowers, quartet singer

Interview with Walter Bowers, quartet singer

Date
1984-01-18
Description
One audio cassette. Walter Bowers, Gospel singer; discusses his career as a Gospel quartet singer; the Gulf Coast Harmony 4; Silvertones Gospel Singers; wartime singing; gas rationing and church aid with gas; Bowers as songwriter; singing acapella; radio broadcasts on WDLP; singing with music in the late 50s and early 60s; continuation of group until 1975; reunions of four groups: Singing Angels, Gospel Sonlettes, Jubilees, Silvertones; travel; bookings of groups in the 60s: Soulstirs, Spirit of Memphis, Swan Silvertones, Dixie Hummingbirds; groups from Pensacola: The Gospel Four, Flying Clouds; groups from Mobile; parents involvement in the church; big quartets in the 40s: Sunset 4, Stars of Joy, Voices of the Clouds; femal groups: Gospel Echos; radio programs: WDLP (Panama City), WPCL; aspects of radio and managing a group; Ethel Davenport Bannister.
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Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1970-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Towards the end of the reel, radio commercials for the 1975 Florida Folk Festival were accidentally recorded onto the reel by the Stephen Foster Center staff. It is unknown what was recorded over. The Antioch Junior Choir sang gospel songs, and were from Manning, SC.

 

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Recording of the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (WJCT-FM 90)

Recording of the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (WJCT-FM 90)

Date
1976
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recording of a story on the 1976 Florida Folk Festival by Jacksonville's public radio station, WJCT-FM 90. Includes an award given to Thelma Boltin, discussion of late festival performer Bob Beers, Scottish songs, explanation of Sacred Harp Singing, stories and songs by Gamble Rogers, interviews with Al Head, Rogers, and Boltin, and various performances from the festival.
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: 15-Minute Christmas Program

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: 15-Minute Christmas Program

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:50). A musical Christmas program featuring the Sterrett Family and the carillon tower at the Stephen Foster Memorial. The family consists of University of Florida professor Dr. Delbert Sterrett, his wife, and children. These programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music.
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Christmas music (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Christmas music (15-minute version)

Date
1963-12
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:05 minutes). Moore was a folk singer from Denver. The Sterrett Family, of Gainesville, consisted of Dr. Delbert Sterrett (music professor at University of Florida), his wife (also a music teacher), and children Jamie, Vickie, and Tyler. There is also a 30-minute version. These radio programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music.
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Exchange Students (15-minute version)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Exchange Students (15-minute version)

Date
1963-11
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:50 minutes). Performances at the Florida Folk Festival by exchange students; taken from the 1955 (Fowley & students), 1957 (Kater & Wehlberg), and 1960 (Mudjito & Amirudin) festival recordings. There is also a 30-minute version. These radio programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music.
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Copies of the 1985 radio program: Working Lives

Copies of the 1985 radio program: Working Lives

Date
1985
Description
Seven audio cassettes. NOTE: Because this is a copyrighted recording, no copies can be made of the tapes. Copies of a 1985 radio documentary on Alabama worker cultures that was created by the University of Alabama's Archives of American Minority Cultures. Created in 1979.
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Florida Home: Everyday Treasure

Florida Home: Everyday Treasure

Date
1985
Description
One audio cassette (and one duplicate). Part six of a six-part radio series produced by the Florida Folklife Program and WJCT-FM (Jacksonville) that explored traditional arts and culture in Florida. This episode dealt with folklife and the study of traditions.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s2029_01_tape06Alfredo Gallegos interview for the Mexican American Music SurveySoundField recordings
Interviews
Occupational folkore
Radio employees
Radio
Mexican Americans
Hispanic Americans
Broadcasters
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a_s1576_t82-022Interview with performer Wayne MurraySoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Vaudeville
Burlesque (Theater)
Drama
Acting
Selling
Medicine shows
Carnivals
Performing arts
Carnival pitching
Jokes
Humor
Radio
Occupational folklore
Entertainers
Comedians
Actors
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a_s1576_11_c84-004Interview with Walter Bowers, quartet singerSoundFieldwork
Gospel music
Interviews
Gospel musicians
A capella singers
A capella singing
Radio
Radio stations
Oral histories
Religious music
Performers
Performing arts
Singers
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a_s1576_t77-216Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Fiddle music
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Folk singers
Stringband music
String bands
African Americans
Choirs (music)
Gospel (Black)
Radio
Advertisements
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Choruses
Musicians
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a_s1576_02_c78-038Recording of the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (WJCT-FM 90)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Radio programs
Radio
Interviews
Storytelling
Yodeling
Psaltery
Hammered dulcimer
Musical saw
Bluegrass music
Bluegrass musicians
A capella singers
Gospel (Black)
Musicians
Singers
Storytellers
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a_s2042_sfm_16Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: 15-Minute Christmas ProgramSoundRadio
Radio programs, Public service
Radio announcing
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Carillons
Bells
Bell towers
Christmas music
Holidays and festivals
Religious songs
Religious music
Christianity
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_33Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Christmas music (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Choruses
Christmas music
Christmas
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Folk singers
Holidays
Carols
Carols, German
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_71Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Exchange Students (15-minute version)SoundRadio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Performing arts
Singing
Norwegian Americans
Dutch Americans
Dance music
Music performance
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Singers
Students
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a_s1576_17_c85-035Copies of the 1985 radio program: Working LivesSoundDocumentaries Radio
Radio
Radio programs
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Labor
Workers
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a_s1576_37_tape29Florida Home: Everyday TreasureSoundFieldwork
Public radio
Radio
Radio programs
Interviews
Folklife
Folklore
Folklorists
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