46 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Tall tales"
Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1973-08-31
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. Wiggins played the musical bottlephone. The audience sang Dumbarton's Drums in tribute to long-time festival performer Bob Beers, who died in a car accident in 1972.
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Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1973-08-31
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. At the time, Fitchen was billed as Eugenia Sisinni Jones. Betsy Wiggins played the musical bottlephone.
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Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1973-08-31
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee.
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Saturday evening performances at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday evening performances at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1960-05-07
Description
One reel to reel recording. The first half of the reel consists of Saturday afternoon performances. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1960 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. Garland was the 1960 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair winner.
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Saturday evening performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Saturday evening performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1961-05-06
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin (with Carter)served as emcee.
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Saturday evening performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Saturday evening performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1963-05-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.

 

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Saturday morning performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday morning performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1977-09-03
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. (The first half of the reel consists of the Friday performances.) Frog Smith was a stroyteller form Ft. Myers. Lydia and the Pinkhams (Peggy Burr, Trisha Conner, Barbara Smith, and Michael O'Steen) were from Lakeland. Waldron was an eigth grader from White Springs.
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Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1979-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Carter was a music therapist from Tallahassee. From Dade City, Flemming was a professor at St. Leo College. Here he played with daughter Sheila Miller (guitar), Dennis Henry (banjo), Luther Rozar (gut-bucket), and Pat Rozar (vocals). Both Dinella and Myers were from Tampa. Whatley was from Bell, Florida.
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Richard Seaman interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Richard Seaman interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-08-10
Description
One audio cassette. Seaman, an old-time fiddle player who grew up in Kissimmee, playing at square dances. He moved to Jacksonville in 1922, and spent his life working for the railroads. He discusses learning how to play the fiddle; playing for square dances; earning a living through music in the Depression; memorizing tunes; working for the railroads; dance tunes; beaters; local musicians; dance traditions in North Florida; German music in area; fiddle contests; playing in Jacksonville; and various tall tales.
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Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)

Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)

Date
1977-04-14
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape; 44 minutes) "Music" episode footage. Filmed at JV Parkers' horse barn. Footage of Frog Smith talking with son George about various musical instruments and country music. Also cutaway shots of Frog reacting to music. See FV-26 for full episode. "Sawmill" episode footage. Scenes of Frog talking with Hendry about sawmills and a saw he invented. Filmed at Jerome Lumber Company. Florida Yesterdays was a Fort Myers-based television program filmed in 1977 that featured storyteller and folk artist Frog Smith discussing "old" Florida. Each episode was about a different topic. Produced by Channel 11 (WINK-TV).
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t77-233Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Fiddle music
Banjo music
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Mikasuki language
Florida history
Puppet theater
Puppet drama
Tall tales
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Folk singers
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Puppeteers
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t77-235Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Fiddle music
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Puppet drama
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Puppet theater
Ropework
Tall tales
Folk singers
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Puppeteers
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t77-236Performances at the 1973 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Fiddle music
Birdsongs
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Animal sounds
Oral narratives
Storytellers
Storytelling
Folk singers
Ropework
Tall tales
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Bands (Music)
Banjoists
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-098bSaturday evening performances at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Musicians
Singing
Beseda (Dance)
Arts, Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakian Americans
Tall tales
Oral narratives
Storytellers
Dancers
Singers
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a_s1576_t77-110Saturday evening performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Clogging
Singing
Cambodian Americans
Asian American arts
Asian Americans
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Tall tales
Jokes
Storytelling
Students
Singers
Dancers
Storytellers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-143Saturday evening performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Dance
Singing
Storytelling
Jokes
Oral performance
Square dance
Square dancing
Tall tales
Singers
Dancers
Storytellers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-290bSaturday morning performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Storytelling
Old time music
Country music
Tall tales
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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a_s1576_t83-096Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Folk singers
Singing
Guitar music
Tales
Storytelling
Country music
Old time music
Tall tales
Guitarist
Singers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Storytellers
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a_s1618_05_tape06Richard Seaman interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundFiddle tunes
Field recordings
Interviews
Oral narratives
Chordophones
Fiddles
Square dance
Old time music
Banjos
Great Depression
String band music
Storytelling
Tall tales
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Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)Florida Yesterday: Music (unedited) & Sawmill (raw footage)Moving ImageFiddlers
Musicians
Sawmill workers
Television
Musical instruments
Fiddles
Violin
Storytelling
Tall tales
Jokes
String instruments
Dulcimer
Oral narratives
Oral performance
Sawmills
Material culture
Machinery
Saws
Lumber trade
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Storytellers
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